Weekly Greeting

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MAMAView – 1 Year 100 Shows

MAMAView – 1 Year 100 Shows

MAMA View By Middagh Goodwin Is it July already? It’s been a year since I moved back to Modesto and wow what a ride it has been. I have reconnected with a lot of old friends and made many new ones. I have booked over a 100 shows with national, international and tons of locals. […]

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MAMAView May Madness

MAMAView May Madness

MAMA View By Middagh Goodwin Very excited for all the great events coming up in May and beyond. Check out the back of the Modesto View each month and one look at the Calendar and know that there is always something to do in the Modesto Area. With art, comedy, music and more you can’t […]

AllAgesView – Happy 2014

AllAgesView – Happy 2014

AllAgesView By Leia Johnson Happy 2014! This year will be filled with new and exciting things for you to do in the Modesto area. What’s your new year’s resolution? If yours is doing more for (and spending more time in) your community, then you have opened the right magazine. My new year’s resolution is to […]

By January 7, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Interview – Cage The Elephant

Interview – Cage The Elephant

InterView – Cage the Elephant Melophobia By Efren Martinez It was the Eve of Thanksgiving when I received a call from Matt Shultz, the lead singer from Cage The Elephant. I was looking to get some information on his up coming concert in Sacramento, Electric Christmas; it happens on December 4th at The Sleep Train […]

MamaReView 2103

MamaReView 2103

MAMA reView By Chris Murphy The 14th Annual 2013 MAMAs were amazing. Modesto made global music history on October 23. The Modesto area music industry gathered at the historic State Theatre to celebrate 19 MAMA Award winners and present an award to the legendary K.C. “Don Juan” Maddox. Don and his family, the Maddox Brothers […]

By November 3, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
RockabillyView – Cash Profits

RockabillyView – Cash Profits

RockabillyView Chris Murphy’s Publisher Note: Modesto is the birthplace of Rockabilly and is the ‘Root’ that put the “Rock” in Rock and Roll. We are continuing our music history series and this month we bring Rockabilly to life at the Modesto Boogie Woogie Rock’n Roll’n Music & Art Dance Party, June 22, 4 -10 pm […]

By June 3, 2013 Read More →
MAMAView – April Hit Music

MAMAView – April Hit Music

MAMA View By Jill Ferris and Nic Padilla Nic and Jill’s Infinite (Local) Playlist Hello everyone!! So spring is pretty much on us and with that tour season is in full swing. This is the best time of the year to catch some awesome out of area talent right here in l’il ol’ Modesto. Also […]

BluesView

BluesView

BluesView by Earl Matthews Happy New Year everyone, I hope you all had a great time. I am really excited about all the new things going on in local music this year and one of the things that has me the most fired up is, drum roll please… The State Theatre is going to be […]

By January 3, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Rockabilly Wedding!

Rockabilly Wedding!

RockabillyView By: Jennifer Allsup June Modesto’s Graffiti Month is under way ! But, first a brief memory of a fabulous and exquisite wedding. Mike and I attended Lauren and Tony Trevino’s wedding at the Fat Cat Music House and Lounge in May. They are the hardest working Rockabilly couple in Modesto. You may also know […]

InterView- Joe Barretta

InterView- Joe Barretta

InterView Modesto is loaded with musical talent. If you are reading this and have not been to one of our restaurants or nightclubs to hear our local bands play, then you need to make a plan this very second to check out the MdoestoView event calendar and go see local music. You will be amazing […]

Timmi-Kat Records Turn 20!

Timmi-Kat Records Turn 20!

Moon Trent and David Cole’s Timmi-Kat Records Turns 20. Amazing special tracks with contributions from Victor De Lorenzo (Violent Femmes) ft. MRS. FUN, Vokab Kompany, Uni and her Ukelele, Pansy Division, Phranc and Bettina Schelker, among others on this very special compilation. Super special bonus is a brand new unreleased track from Jason Lytle of […]

By January 31, 2012 1 Comments Read More →
UrbanView – December

UrbanView – December

Urban View By Fiesta Boyz  ecember 17th, The State Theater is bringing the sensational Latin songstress Angelina to the stage and you’d be a fool to miss it. It was the mid 90’s, Khaki pants, white on black, crazy hair and dance music. Beneath all this trendiness was an inspiring singer named Angelina. She had always […]

By December 3, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Jazz & Blues December

Jazz & Blues December

Blues and Jazz View Once again it’s time to hoist a glass of cheer and toast the ending of one year and beginning of a new one. Hopefully you’ll make time to slow down, enjoy familyand friends and be thankful for what ya got. There is always something to be thankful for and this year […]

By December 3, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Songwriting: How To Nip Writer’s Block In The Bud

Songwriting: How To Nip Writer’s Block In The Bud

MusicianView By: Tara Tinsley Songwriting: How to Nip Writer’s Block in the Bud     Songwriting comes just as natural to some of us as breathing, but to others, it’s more of a challenge. For songwriters and musicians, songs are our products. The more we write, the more we sell and the longer we keep […]

By December 2, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
UrbanView – November

UrbanView – November

UrbanView – By Javier Lopez   TL-“What don’t kill you will only make you stronger” Hard work & backing ”Money” can make significant difference in the careers of many artists & DJs. Many times music politics are not taking in to consideration, leaving many who are not fully prepared, left in the dust! Talent or […]

By November 1, 2011 0 Comments Read More →