March 22 Jupiter
March 24, 2013
Thanks to all who came out to the Jupiter Friday, it was a great time as usual. And a special Thanks to our friend Dave Sorge for coming in and playing with us on a moments notice! Great Job! Our bass player Denny had a case of the 2013 Flu.....Yuk.....Hope your feeling better Denny! Thanks again Dave! It was a lot of fun, Nice chops! Love the sound!
Friday Feb 22 @ The Jupiter!
February 19, 2013
Friday Feb 22 at The Jupiter! Come on down! The crowd has been building each time and we're having a Great time! If you have been meaning to come, now is the time, come on down and shake those winter blues. If you've been coming all along,Thanks! Hope to see you Friday. MR starts at 6!
October 27, 2012
Thanks to everyone for coming out to the Jupiter Friday! We had a great time, hope you did too. We'll be back the last Friday of each month for the winter, hope you can join us again. Please tell a friend,the more the merrier! We appreciate it,Thanks again!
Jupiter Friday Thanks!
September 29, 2012
Thanks to all our friends new and old that came out to the Jupiter Friday night! Everyone seemed to have a Great time. Every time we are back there Rich and Tammy have added something new and the place is even better than before. I had a pizza roll and man, if you haven't already, you have got to try the food! Even the cofee is exceptional! Thanks again! I got to catch part of Kevin's first set after us,talented guy! I didn't get to stay long enough to catch Michele but I understand she had her full band, I'm sure it was outstanding also. We've got a ton of local talent and a fantastic venue, right here in Alliance!. Don't forget to check out the Jupiter all week for Great music,food and Art! Alliance is truly fortunate to have such a great venue!Mark your calendars, the last Friday of Oct and Nov we will be back!
August 23, 2012
Had a great time at Legends Tuesday! A small but appreciative crowd. I think they like us! Back there in September. Chives this Sunday on the patio! Weatherman says we'll be dry! 4 to 8 Stop out for dinner,drinks,and say Hi! Seeyathere!
August 11, 2012
Thanks to everyone that suffered the threat of rain and the cold temps Friday to hang with us at the Rib Fest Friday! Shout out to Pam & Randy (what DID you do to make her mad this time?) Helen,Geneva,Jimmy,Karrie, Jim T, Dave,George,Jim C, Butch and everyone! We had a Great time! And Thanks to Gary and the Carnation Festival Folks for having us! Great Gig!
July 28, 2012
Thanks to all that came out to Chives last night. The rain was a bummer, we were really looking forward to playing on the patio, but we had a great time inside and hope you did too! Looking forward to the Rib burn off Aug 10 and another try at Chive's Sunday the 12th. 3:00 in the afternoon on the patio, it should be Great fun! Flying Pig this Sat in Salem... Thanks again to all!!!
July 4, 2012
Happy 4th of July to all! Come out and celebrate with us Friday July 6 at Rico's ,on the patio in Brimfield! See you there! Gigs coming up in July and August at Chive's,Flying Pig, The Carnation Rib Burn off...and a new one in Belden village,patio on a Sunday July 22 7:30 to 10... http://www.paninispub.com/ Have a Great Holiday! Thanks!
Buzz's Blues Experiment
March 25, 2012
Had a ball playing wth Buzz,Mark,Jeff and the Blues Devils at Fernengels saturday! Hope you made it. Caught up with some old friends,got to jam some tunes we haven't played for a long time. Everybody had a great time. Mark your calendars,next week, Afterwork Friday at the Jupiter and Sat Modern Roots at Fernengels. Mark Scheuring is working an early Salem gig,not sure where,check him out on facebook,said he may stop by, It'll be Fun!
February 26, 2012
We had a great time at the Jupiter Friday night! Thanks! Everyone seemed to really enjoy the after work idea,sooooo we will do it again in March, Last Friday, mark your calendars!
February 22, 2012
Just in case you haven't heard,We're trying something new Friday night Feb 24. After work party at The Jupiter 5:00! Draft beer, Delicious Pizza, Art, Music, Friends, Friday night, it just doesn't get any better. Hope you can make it!
Big MR Weekend
August 21, 2011
Next Friday 8 to 12
Modern Roots at Chives! outside patio,great food & Fun!
Birdies (Sebring Ohio) 9-1
Birdies supports local Blues/Rock Bands
One of the few remaining Live Music Bars in the area!
Support The Arts!
And at Birdies check out the 1970 something team picture for the "Echo Tavern"
A very dear old friend owned the Echo, it was fun seeing his picture on the wall, not to mention our own Renowned Modern Roots Guitarist....Mike Bugara! In Uniform!
Thursday & Friday! July 28-29
July 24, 2011
Two big gigs this week. Canton Art museum Thursday, on the roof! This should be great fun! The folks at Arts In Stark are great to work with and always throw a heck of a party!
Then we lucked out with a rain date for the caboose, downtown Alliance this Friday. We had to cancel last Friday due to weather. It was a good call, the weather was nasty! But what luck! They had this Friday open and offered it to us!
Two great events! We're excited! Hope you can come out! Thanks!
July 12, 2011
We've got some cool gigs coming up in July beginning with "Chives" Friday July17. Then we are back at the Caboose, in downtown Alliance Friday July 22. Saturday July 23 we and several other bands will be playing on the Silver Park stage to benefit our local food pantry. We play around 1:00, stay tuned for details. Thursday July 28 we will be on the roof of the Canton Art Museum for a Barbeque-Fireworks celebration. It's Summer! We will be sending details, please be sure to sign up for e mails if you haven't already. Thanks, Hope to see you soon!
Big Spring Fling Thing!
April 22, 2011
Hey gang...it's been a while since we had a BIG Fling! How about Saturday April 30 at Jupiter Studios downtown Alliance? Check out the details on our calendar for ordering dinner, door donation, etc.. 8 to 11......................
We picked up a couple Allman Bros tunes and an Al Green number just for the occasion! And we've heard nothing but rave reviews on "Andrea's Garden's" food! So...Hope 2 C U There!!!! Let's have a Party!
Happy Easter!! Hope you all have a Blessed Holiday!
Birdies Feb 5 Canceled
February 4, 2011
Got word yesterday ,no gig at Birdie's this Sat. Apparently there's some big doins going on in Sebring that they considered a substantial conflict. I'm sure the folks at Birdie's know best, So.....March 12 is the next date. Stay Tuned! Think Spring! Thanks!
January 15, 2011
Well, we are well into the new year. Hope everbody had a great holiday season. Not much happening for MR Jan and Feb just want you to know we're still here! We've got dates coming up at Ricos and Birdies. We'll get them posted shortly. Thanks for checking in!
Great Weekend !!
October 18, 2010
Thanks to all for coming out this weekend! Salem was a lot of fun as usual. Rich Juhn stopped in to say hi and sent us a link to his band.. http://www.manhattanband.com/ Check em out! Rock City is a fun place to play! Nice stage, great sound! Bands every weekend. Jam night on Thursday, heard theres a good turn out, lots of good players.
Rey's was great, early crowd, but lots of fun. Thanks for coming out! Got good reports on the food. Be sure and give them them a try. Open for dinner at 4 and lunch on Fr Sat (hope I got that right) Anyway...Check em out! We are going to work up a special "Dinner/Show" night with Rey, watch for it on our calender.
We will be back at "Rock City" in Salem December 4. Hope to see you there!
October 7, 2010
Nathan's was alot of fun last week. The dance floor was "Poppin"!
Thanks to everyone for coming out!
We're going Italian tomorrow night (Friday Oct 8) at Rico's!
Come On Out!
For those of you that haven't been out for a while...We miss ya! We've got some new tunes,including a couple originals,we think you're going to like. Hope to see ya soon!
Thanks AHS Class of 75!
August 16, 2010
Thanks to the Alliance High School class of 75!
We played their reunion last weekend and had a great time!
Thanks for having us!
First "Chives" Gig
August 6, 2010
Thanks to all who came out to Chives last Friday! (sorry for the delayed thanks but I was having cookie issues) We are back in Aug and Sept. watch for dates. We had a great time, hope you did too! Great Venue!
Jupiter March 13 Show
March 13, 2010
Packed house! Great Fun!
Thanks everyone for coming out!
And Thanks to Richie and all the folks at Jupiter Studios. We're truly blessed to have a venue like the Jupiter right here in Alliance Ohio.
The "Unknowns" were kicking, What a Great sound! Solid players,outstanding vocalist!
Michelle Fergason Songwriter,Vocalist & Guitarist, and excellent at all three!
Hear for yourself...The show will be broadcast Sunday night March 14 at 10PM on
Check it out!
If you can't tune in for the show, it will be in the available in the archives on the same site.
Ricos Gig Friday
February 27, 2010
Thanks to Eric and the "Crew" at Rico's Friday night, and Thanks to all you brave souls that showed up and stayed despite the blizzard conditions. We had a Great time, Hooked up with some old friends and made some new ones, that's what it's all about (you put your right foot in). Looking forward to March 26..... See you then!
November 13, 2009
This is a website all about the music scene in Northeast Ohio from the '50's-'80's. Ex Alliance,Oh musician Edd K. (Comin'GENERATION-keys) has started a great thread discussion about his experiences in the music scene in the "60's and early '70's. There are about 20 posts from 5 or 6 diferent people. Sign up and become a contributor. Go to our LINKS page for more info on this great site. (All us ModernRoots guys are going to sign up)!
JEFF A. is now on MySpace
September 6, 2009
As of June-13-2009... Jeff has a MySpace page. "Strongwrong"!
It contains 7 of his original "Volcanix" tunes, some "PICS" and a "BLOG" about the posted songs.
Also a live video is posted on the homepage.
Check out our "LINKS" page to instantly go there.
Check MR Calendar & myspace.com/strongwrong for upcoming shows.