Tobias Matkowski was born on Valentines Day which also happens to be Kris's daughter's birthday. (Cosmic coincidence?)
My birthday was last Thursday and we had a stream of shows with, not only Brand New Sin but, our latest side project: HOBO GRAFFITI We landed a weekly gig at Wise Guys Comedy Club in Syracuse, NY every Wednesday. Our debut was last week featuring guest performer Jeff Jones.
Johnny Cash - Folsom Prison Blues
Johnny Cash - Ring Of Fire
Johnny Cash - Cocaine Blues
Stray Cats - Rock This Town
Bob Dylan - Rolling Stone
Bob Dylan - Tombstone Blues
Tom Petty - American Girl
John Cougar - Crumblin Down
John Cougar - Authority Song
CCR - Fortunate Son
CCR - Bad Moon Rising
The Doors - People Are Strange
Pretenders - Middle Of The Road
ZZ Top - Jesus Just Left Chicago
Led Zeppelin - Bron Y-aur Stomp
Traveling Willburys - End Of The Line
Social Distortion - Ball And Chain
Social Distortion - Through These Eyes
Social Distortion - Sick Boy
T-Rex - 20th Century Boy
Rolling Stones - Sympathy For The Devil
Rose Tattoo - Rock N Roll Outlaw
Janis Joplin - Me and Bobby McGee
Lynyrd Skynyrd - The Breeze
Misfits - Hollywood Babylon'
Misfits - American Nightmare
Misfits - Spinal Remains....
....including BRAND NEW SIN originals and much more...
The next night, Thursday, we jammed at the Fusion Room where there were a couple of us celebrating bdays...that was interesting...not boring...nope...
Friday BRAND NEW SIN played the legendary Electric Company with our good friends Brass Knuckle Intercourse - the owner, ZEE'S band. They kick ass and Zee is family!
Saturday our BNS debut at Bogies in Albany, NY booked by Mike Valente from Black N Blue Productions. I like the way Mike does business. He's a man of his word, takes care of his bands and treats us with respect. BIG THANKS TO THE STAFF AT BOGIES
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 29:
If you're in the Syracuse area stop into Wise Guys Comedy Club and Bistro drink and dance with HOBO GRAFFITI and check out this week's guest Ashley Cox
FRIDAY, MARCH 2:
BRAND NEW SIN @ MAC'S BAD ART BAR WITH BRASS KNUCKLE INTERCOURSE (Utica, NY) AND HEATSEEKER (Rochester, NY)
If you haven't heard, we have a new album called UNITED STATE - you can buy it here: http://brandnewsin.com/ you can preview it here: http://www.amazon.com/United-State/dp/B005P5OH5O
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