"Hope this gets off the ground, meanwhile how about some garagepunk sponsored bills put together by members in various cities for general promotion/good times?
I'd be willing to help put something together in Boston."
Favorite Music/Influences (list some bands, musicians, genres, etc.):
a few that some to mind...the Kinks, the Troggs, the Creation, Rolling Stones, Pretty Things, Pink Fairies, Dr. Feelgood, Stooges, NY Dolls, Johnny Thunders and the Heartbreakers, Velvet Underground, Richard Hell and the Voidoids, Sir Douglas Quintet, 13th Floor Elevators/Roky Erickson, the Sonics, the Wailers, Flying Burrito Bros/Gram Parsons, Billy Childish, Dead Moon, Neil Young and Crazy Horse, Capt'n Beefheart and the Magic Band, Townes Van Zandt, Link Wray, Surf/Hot Rod, Lazy Cowgirls, Nuggets/Pebbles comps, the Deviants, the Scientists, Gun Club, the Saints, Radio Birdman, Ramones, Cosmic Psychos, Dream Syndicate, Beasts of Bourbon, Minutemen, Husker Du, Flat Duo Jets, 50's rock n roll, 60's garage, 70's am radio, 80's hardcore, country (Dick Curless. Merle Haggard, George Jones, Hank Williams...), etc... ...and many Boston bands from yesterday and today: the Remains, Modern Lovers, Real Kids, DMZ, Lyres, Flies, Titanics, Turbines, Konks, Mr. Airplane Man, Turpentine Bros, Tampoffs, Spitzz, Black Clouds, Secret Hearts, Tunnel of Love, Downbeat 5, the Bags, the Outlets, the Dogmatics, Last Stand, the Killer Abs, the In-Out, Mente, Radar Eyes, Muck and the Mires, the Curses, the Coffin Lids, Thick Shakes, JJ and the Cuban Heels, etc
Ning networks aren't free! We rely heavily on member donations and banner ad sales to cover the hosting costs of this site. So if you like being a part of it, please donate a few bucks using the link above. Thanks!