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Jason Cropper Band (of Weezer) w/ Whiskerman + Cigarbox Man

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Moes Alley presents Jason Cropper Band (founding member of Weezer), with Whiskerman and Cigarbox Man!Wednesday, October 25thDoors: 7pm / Show: 9pm$15 in advance / $20 day of the showJASON CROPPER BANDOriginal Weezer Guitarist - Singer-Songwriter, performer, provocateur, Libertine, yogi, and epicurea.WhiskermanWhiskerman is a rock-and-roll overture to our great unraveling.Over the last 7 years the Oakland band has developed an underground reputation for tackling the sublime with their ambitious songwriting, thunderous stage show, and acute lyricism. They have since emerged as an engine of the Bay Areas revitalized psychedelic and festival scenes. Frontman Graham Patzner, who will crow like a medicine show preacher, and then coo you into the arms of his lovesick eternity, might be a spitfire protege of the underworld himself, though, through and through he will remind you that there is no rapture without artistry. On the surface this is splendid rock-and-roll, rooted in the classic, psych and glam rock tradition, but the pageantry and chaos of Whiskermans performances will leave you describing an experience more than a sound.Whiskerman is preparing to release their fourth studio album, Kingdom Illusion--a rock and roll vision quest that ushers the bands elegiac psychedellia towards a louder, pushier, more colorful sound. Their past albums have been described as ecstatic psychedelia, sturdily constructed pop-rock, pick-and-grin folk all together as a single picture. (Flood Magazine)The band is: Graham Patzner (vocals, guitar, violin and piano), Will Lawrence (bass), and Charles Lloyd (guitar and sitar), Dan Schwartz (drums), and Jeremy Lyon (guitar).CIGARBOX MANAnd so, between the open chords of his Cigarbox Guitar, Cigarbox Man is born: the first Sustainable Rock musical project that seeks to make our world a place that is at peace with all kingdoms. We seek to take the next step to a new sustainable era, unprecedented in the music industry. To do this, we are breakin