Sunday, November 6, 2011

It goes to 12!

Jeff Carpenter's birthday is December 12. You enjoyed Nigel Tufnel Day, 11/11/11? Jeff Carpenter's birthday will go to twelve.

The big news for 12/12/11 is that Jeff Carpenter's birthday will be celebrated at Mainstreet Bar in Hopkins. Somewhat Fierce and Auto Body Experience are on the bill. Please RSVP by 12/5/2012: event page. Here is the Mainstreet Bar calendar.

The archives

Dave's music posts from 2005-2010: here

A vintage Bert Records web page from 2003: 2005 WayBack Machine

A vintage Bert Records web page from 2001: 2001 WayBack Machine

Bert Records History

Chinch Bugs are planning a new Bert Records release on 1/1/2012. So, it is time to repackage a Bert Records web site. This page represents the humble beginnings phase of the new web site. A start.


Bert Records released 18 CDs between 1997 and 2003:

Bert 18-- Bill Patten, love songs from the grassy knoll
Bert 17-- Charlie Parka and Jesus Las Vegas, Cocktail Weiners
Bert 16-- Cave Music IV, Mandatory Helmets
Bert 15-- Urban Hillbilly Quartet, Hot and Now
Bert 14-- Manplanet, Skylab
Bert 13-- Skeeter Pete & the Sullivan Mountain Boys: review
Bert 12-- Todd Newman, KEWI
Bert 11-- Art Carnage, Here's Your Opportunity
Bert 10-- Guys Can Talk
Bert 9-- The Great Datescapade
Bert 8-- Steeplejack, Post-Action Blues
Bert 7-- Cave Music, The Abducted
Bert 6-- Art Carnage (Dan Newton), Mill City Blue Blowers
Bert 5-- Falling in Love with Steeplejack
Bert 4-- Auto Body Experience, "There's No Excuse" Sampler
Bert 3-- Jeff Carpenter, Shut Up Mom I'm On the Phone
Bert 2-- Steeplejack, Song for Swingin' Lovers
Bert 1-- Cave Music, Holiday Cheer

Auto Body Experience
Dan Newton and associated bands
Andy Sullivan and associated bands are usually at