August 13: Hookslide and MeasurexMeausre @ The Freight
- Hookslide (mostly) and MeasurexMeasure in concert
Wednesday, August 13th, 8pm
Freight and Salvage
1111 Addison St., Berkeley, CA
A Cappella fans do not want to miss this show. Come see MeasurexMeasure,
who have just released a new CD, and the vast majority of Hookslide in a
night of "A Cappella Smackdown" (catchy marketing title Paul thought
Reasons to come see the show:
1. Measure x Measure hasn't been out to the West Coast in about 4 years.
2. Hookslide's Paul Anderson sang with mxm before he headed west in 1998.
3. Half of BoyzNiteOut will be performing with Hook-slide: Eugene Rocha
(vocal percussion) and John Moore (bass) will be filling in for Jon Pilat,
who will in turn be filling in for George Hoffman, who is on his honeymoon
in Mexico. He wil be mocked.
4. Mayank Thanawala will be opening the show doing the singer/songwriter
thing on solo guitar. Jon is thinking about asking him if he needs drums
on any of that.
5. Damon Tribble, Hookslide founder, will be joining Hookslide on stage
for a song or two.
6. There will be a couple of huge, everybody on stage free-for-alls.
Songs may result.
7. None of that Dream On nonsense since, well, George is in Mexico, Steven
Tyler is unavailable, and we haven't found anybody else who can do the
8. Find out what Jon sounds like when he's singing like a normal person.
Jon is reportedly curious about this as well.
9. All stage banter will be in the third person.
About us: http://www.hook-slide.com/
About them: http://www.measurexmeasure.com/
About where: http://www.thefreight.org/
baritone & bargain countertenor (at least for now), hookslide