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Jan/12/8pm/$0 SIN thanks with an EP Release Party “The Century Sessions” Featuring Alex Simpson along with the Antibodies and the String Benders

by on Jun.23, 2012, under Live Music

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This is a service industry thanks night to all. 3 bands for you to enjoy.

  A word from Alex.  “This is my first release from my debut EP, Century Sessions! It was produced by the amazing Noel Golden of Whitestone Studios and featured some amazing friends/musicians! Zach Young stepped in on lead guitar, Sarah Schaffer on Cello, Moses Andrews on the Organ and Trey Lundquist on Drums!  It was an amazing time and I can’t wait to release the EP.” Some of Alex’s sounds and influences are Amos Lee, Dave Matthews, Ray Lamontagne, Sublime, Jack Johnson, and The Avett Brothers. Listen here. The Antibodies

Piedmont String Benders

The Piedmont String Benders is an “Almost Acoustic” trio. The group offers a mixed bag of “B Side” cover tunes with unique arrangements. Most of the members of the group have enjoyed and been a part of the Spartanburg Music Scene for many years.

We enjoy using a variety of instruments including steel string acoustics, nylon guitars, dobros and the occasional romp with a telecaster through a tweed tube amp. Our percussion compliments the acoustic format Mike Miller keeping time on a djembe along with bongos and shakers.

A Word from the Antibodies. We are a no-frills quartet. We are what you hear — the music, with many influences. The lyrics are thoughtful and sometimes quirky. From the touch of bluegrass in ABDUCTED to the grunge of DON’T BE QUIET to the beauty of JIMI. We’ve never been overly worried if you liked the music or not because if we didn’t like it, how could we put it out there? We enjoy performing live with energy, humor, theater and activism. Hope you’ll give the songs a listen.

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Jan/26/8pm/$15 MKT Entertainment Presents Vic Henley and Karen Morgan at Historic Capri Theatre

by on Jun.23, 2012, under Comedy show

Vic Henley, Click for website: A true comedy veteran, Alabama-born Vic Henley has done it all. Co-author of a national bestselling book with fellow comedian Jeff Foxworthy, Vic has appeared on HBO, CBS, NBC, FOX, MTV, BRAVO, CMT and just about every other stand up comedy show on television. He was a VH-1 VJ and has his own Comedy Central Presents half hour special as well as performances on The Late Show with David Letterman and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. With an easy style that covers a variety of topics, Vic’s material has been featured on nationally syndicated radio shows like John Boy and Billy as well as SIRIUS XM’s Raw Dog and Blue Collar comedy channels. Footage of VIC

 

Karen Morgan, Click for video: Born and raised in Athens, Georgia, Karen Morgan’s southern accent is an anomaly in New England where she now lives. After years as a successful trial lawyer, Karen became a professional comedian after being chosen as a finalist on Nick at Nite’s First Search for the Funniest Mom in America. She has worked nonstop ever since in theatres and clubs around the country. Karen’s comedy style invites the audience to sit in the front porch swing and laugh with her while she talks about family, parenting, marriage and life in general. She can be heard on Sirius XM Radio as well as every week on the Coast Morning Show. This fall Karen will appear on the NickMom Comedy Special as well as on Lifetime and USA networks. She is the only comedian to be featured by Nestlé and Zyrtec in their national campaigns. She recently won the Improv Comedy Club’s national comedy competition at Harrah’s in Las Vegas. Karen lives in Cumberland, Maine with her husband (a Boston native), three kids, two neurotic birds and a big dumb dog. READ MORE ABOUT KAREN

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