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Gig in Fibber’s

Theories Divide play our first gig of the year inFibbers this Saturday. If you like fist-pumping, head-banding, mosh-pitting, hardcore heavy metal, come along! For a sample of what you might see…

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May Contain Awesome

My younger brother texted me the other day.  This isn’t exactly strange, but we don’t talk as much as we used to do when we lived in the same house.  He took up playing the guitar a while ago, and even when he fractured his wrist, he was still practising away like a mad thing.  […]

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Do not play a gig in a nightclub

If you are playing in a nightclub, you are going to have a shitty gig. Generally, a gig in a nightclub is early or mid-week.  The management has figured that they’re not making much money on these nights and decide to try and get a different crowd in to grab some more cash, counting on […]

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Shit Venues (to play).

There are a many reasons a gig you’ve played can be shitty:  your band is under-rehearsed; the lead guitar player is drunk; someone gets stage-fright.  There could be issues external to the band: the venue is empty; there’s a heckler in the audience; or you’re put off-stage early because the promoter is trying to fit […]

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