The People's Republic
Due: Tuesday, 09/19/17 9:59am PDToptional challenge: Live recording
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It Was Incredible To Be There
JB & Hugo
crawl ahead of the pack for the win! I think that sets a new record for youngest Song Fight! winner ever. Way to go Hugo!
Joey's All Bitched Up
winner: Billy and the Psychotics
Two Bucks and I'm Yours
winner: Everybody Likes Hats
Song Fight! Live 2017 Berkeley, CA September 15-16
This year's annual two-night live concert and meetup will be held September 15th and 16th in Berkeley, California! We'll be rocking out at The Starry Plough, a very venerable venue, whose booker is even a long time fan of Song Fight. Come on out and meet people IRL and enter the live fight! Check the boards
for the details.
RIP Glen Campbell
Rhinestone cowboy and hugely talented and influential musician passes at 81
Micah Sommersmith "THE BOTTLENECK and other stories"
Check out Micah's record THE BOTTLENECK and other stories
Brad Sucks, First Ever Vinyl Release
Occasional Song Fighter and Internet famous Brad Sucks will be pressing vinyl for his fans for the first time ever!
He plans to put a compilation of well liked favorites from his career (not including any of his Song Fight entries though). Pre order info at the linked public Facebook post.
Skub wins Nur Ein XII!
After an unexpected turn of events in which finalists Merisan had to bow out, and the final round became a four way free for all, Skub emerged victorious in the twelfth annual Nur Ein tournament
, besting three previous champions and joining frankie big face as another two-time champ (he previously won Nur Ein II under his regular Song Fight name "Puce"). Check out the final songs at the Nur Ein site
RIP Adam West
Star of the classic campy 60's Batman TV series and many other film and TV roles Adam West
passed away at 88.
RIP Gregg Allman
Southern rock pioneer dead at 69.
RIP Chris Cornell
Chris Cornell dead at 52
in apparent suicide, just hours after performing with Soundgarden in Detroit. He was one of the great rock singers of the last few decades, and helped drive the grunge rock wave to the top of the charts with Soundgarden in the '90s.
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