How to properly request songs

How to properly request songs

There is an art to successfully requesting a song while viewing a cover band performance. Realistically, most bands have a fairly locked in set list and don’t veer off that list too much. In-ear monitors make communication with the crowd that much tougher. But,...
FlashMob! plays Canada, ehhh?

FlashMob! plays Canada, ehhh?

Sure, we’ve played all over the midwest. Exotic locations such as Chippewa Falls (oooh!) and Des Moines (ahhh!) have become the norm for us. You can get a little jaded living this posh lifestyle. And, to make matters worse, FlashMob! has now officially gone...
Like a phoenix, rising from the ashes

Like a phoenix, rising from the ashes

Back at Babe’s Halloween show, the unthinkable happened. My sweet, sweet Les Paul Standard Faded Tobacco Sunburst bounced off its guitar stand and landed face down. I heard the thump, and was afraid to turn around to look at it. Sure enough. The headstock was...