Friday, May 8, 2015

True Stories to perform at the North Park Festival of the Arts May 16 / 4 p.m.

Just added! True Stories will perform at the FREE North Park Festival of the Arts on May 16 at the Queen Bee Stage - 4 p.m. It's located on Ray Street - lots of other great artists to check out that day as well, such as Flaggs, The Schizophonics, Swamp Dogg, The Rosalyns, Jesse LaMonaca & The Dime Novels, The Midnight Pine... (we're replacing a band, our name will be included soon - but it's on:-)

Thursday, May 7, 2015

True Stories at FREE Art Around Adams Festival June 6 / Noon!

True Stories is part of an incredible line up of talent at this year's Art Around Adams Music & Arts Festival. It's a free, all ages event which runs from Noon until 8 p.m aong a two mile stretch of Adams Avenue in Kensington and City Heights.Mod, Surf , Hip-Hop, Americana, Indie rock, Celtic Fusion, singing robots, a Motley Crue tribute band, blues, country, a band that sings about cats, a Wizard of Oz kids play, and much more! yep, something for just about everybody:-)  true Stories kicks things off at noon on the Blindspot Records / Smitty's Garage Stage.

Blindspot Stage / Smitty’s Garage:
Lyrical Groove, The Bassics, Generik, Rhythm & The Method,Cherry Bluestorms, Patric Petrie & Friends, Viva Apollo, Lightning Starts Fire, True Stories with David Fleminger
Pizza & Beer Garden / DiMille’s
Country Rockin Rebels , Shifty Eyed Dogs, Alvino & The Dwells, Action Andy & The High Tones, Savannah Philyaw, Sierra West, Donna Larsen, Rich McGee
Indie Stage / Café 21
Hocus, Bloodflowers, Too Fast For The Devil, Triton Eye, League of Liars, Little Fixtures
Acoustic Stage / El Zarape
Rosewood & Rye, The Peripherals, Isaac Cheong, Trent Hancock, The Flowerthief, Diane Marie & Randy Lane
Playground Stage / Kensington Park
Podunk Nowhere, Marie Haddad, Mittens, Normandie Wilson
Experimental Stage / Carwash
Ryan Schraer, Satanic Puppeteer Orchestra

True Stories at IPO / San Diego July 17

The fifth edition of International Pop Overthrow / San Diego will take place on Friday, July 17 at the Chico  Club and it's a pretty cool line up!

Chico Club / 7366 El Cajon Blvd
619 465-4190 $10  21 and up

7:30 Gayle Skidmore
8:15 Steve Rosenbaum
9:00 Scott Samuels
9:45 Super Buffet (with Pete Bayard)
10:30 My Revenge  (with Hector Penalosa)
11:15 True Stories (with Bart Mendoza, David Fleminger, Orrick Smith, Danny Cress and Normandie Wilson)

Monday, May 4, 2015

True Stories on new Cheap Trick tribute album!

True Stories version of the Cheap Trick classic "Oh Caroline," will be included on the forthcoming tribute album, Never Surrender. Available from Australia's Zero Hour Records, the album includes:

True Stories • The Cry! • The Heartless Devils • The Running Jumps • honeychain • Chris Richards and the Subtractions • Steve Lawrenson • Cheap Tribute • Lannie Flowers • Beekler • Words • Jensen Bell • Lisa Mychols • Matt Keatting • The Shellye Valauskas Experience • Sophomore Meat • The Wrong Dots • The Slingsby Hornets • Joe Giddings • The Spyderz • Bill Lloyd • The Affections • Bubble • Jeremy Morris • The Hounds Of Winter • Tipsy In Chelsea • Easterly • Wyatt Frame • Rob Bonfiglio • Chris Degnore • Rob Smith and Danny McCarthy • Plasticsoul • Spike Priggen and C.P. Roth • Popdudes • The Klank • The Southern Girls • Erik Collins and The Ilk • The Kiss-Offs

Pre-orders get extra goodies - only $14.95 (plus shipping) for:   The 2xCD Tribute in a mini-LP gatefold sleeve + CT Pinup Poster + CT Sticker + CT Postcard + I Love Power Pop wristband.

Friday, May 1, 2015

The Shambles reunite for June 27 all ages show in Ocean Beach - Free!

The Shambles will be performing a one-off show this summer, at the Ocean Beach Street Fair, June 27. The show is all ages and FREE! The band will perform on the Bacon St. Stage at 3 p.m. and will be playing a "hits" set covering all their singles and songs such as "Nadie Te Quiere Ya," "Innocence Becomes You," "(We've Got A) Groovy Thing" and many more!