JAM BAND SOCIETY
Members’ Meeting Minutes: June 5, 2012
Meeting Begins: 7:52pm
but it’s short!”
President’s Report (Greg): “We’re
going to do this real quick….okay, President’s
Report is over!”
Vice President’s Report (Roland): Just got
back in town and my “hazardous waste is riveting!”
Looking forward to next week’s Hippy Fiasco!
Thanks to the “Freako de mayo” helpers
and bands. It was an adventure!
Welcome to a new member, Don, who paid his summertime
Treasurer’s Report (Dan):
We have liquid assets, but did drop some of those
assets on the ‘Freako de mayo’ event.
Discussion of the dropped assets, followed….”When
the times turn Weir, the weird turn pro!”
*PAY YOUR DUES! J
Secretary’s Report (Jessica):
Spoke with Pete, at the E-String regarding the Summertime
monthly meetings & the later time start of Karaoke,
as to not move our meetings to the outside patio
heat (in case the west-side location isn’t
chosen.) Indoor karaoke will start later, with reminder
to Manager, Chris, in enough time.
(See upcoming NON-LVJBS events below)
Mayor’s Report (Dustin, reported by Roland):
Color: “ Sea of Cheese Yellow ”
PRODUCTION REPORT (Greg):
We’re approaching our 200th ‘LVJBS presents’
show JUPCOMING LVJBS EVENTS:
#196 will be Friday, June 8th: HOT BUTTERED RUM
@ the LVCS. ($10 adv/$15 show) 9pm.
#197 will be Wednesday, June 13th: NATHAN MOORE’S
HIPPY FIASCO @ The E-String ($10/door) 8pm, prompt
show. Bring an acoustic instrument & join in.
#198 will be Wednesday, June 20th: CHICAGO AFROBEAT
PROJECT @ The E-String. ($10)
*DIEGO’S UMBRELLA--They wanted to play a mid-week
show in August. Group discussed whether or not to
have them this time around. Group prefers a weekend
show for this, since weeknight shows, mid-summer
can often have poor attendance. More info TBA.
*SHOOK TWINS—sent an interest email for Friday,
Oct. 5th (conflicts with Peter Gabriel & Dark
Star Orchestra). Group says to decide on a different
date and we’ll go from there. More info TBA.
*MOTET’S FUNK IS DEAD—sent in an offer.
Group had discussion about the high cost. Group
decided to ask about a lower price and to look into
the right location. More info TBA.
We also discussed having this show highly advertised
*SISTER SPARROW—interested in Wed., July 25th
or Sept. 10-13, or Sept. 16th. Weeknight show. Group
wasn’t supportive of this. More info TBD.
*NAÏVE MELODIES—We had conflicting dates….Still
awaiting their reply.
*TEA LEAF GREEN –May be out Oct. 11th. Still
awaiting their price and to make offer. More info
UPCOMING NON-LVJBS EVENTS:
*Sat., June 16th: Reggae in the Desert @ Clark County
*Fri., June 22nd: Primus & Fishbone @ The Joint.
*Fri. & Sat., June 29, 30: The Heavy—FREE
show @ the Book & Stage, The Cosmopolitan.
*Fri., July 6th: Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular @
The Henderson Pavilion.
*Tues., August 8th: Beck @ The Pearl
*Sat., Sept. 29th: Australian Pink Floyd @ The Pearl
*Thurs., Oct. 4th: Furthur @ The Joint
*Fri., Oct. 5th : Peter Gabriel @ Planet Hollywood
*Fri., Oct. 5th: Dark Star Orchestra @ House of
*Basia mentioned FRUITION, a band from Portland
, OR . They’d make a great opening band. Keep
them in mind, to possibly open for the Motet show,
if that occurs.
*Roland went to the Deer Tick show at the Aruba
. Says the Aruba is pretty much the same Aruba ,
just had some newly added curtains to help with
sound, but that’s about it.
*Roland also says, “Yay! To Jenny Minucci!”
for taking the lead on getting ads and needed fliers-info
out, & as the LVJBS Local Ad Liaison. J
*Roland’s pal in Arizona has an awesome Airplane
hanger in the desert with Port-o-Potties! This will
allow a rental area for camping. Possible future
nearby location spot for music & fun! More info
*Frobi mentioned Pal, Scotty taking over the ‘Dylan’s
Bar’ on Boulder Hwy , next to Crystal Palace
Skating Center . Possible new name will be ‘The
Clubhouse’. It’ll have a 500 capacity,
live music stage and extremely Jamband friendly.
More info TBA.
**Next LVJBS meeting: 2nd Tuesday in July, due to
4th of July/High Sierra Travel:
Tuesday, July 10th@ The E-String (until ‘furthur’
notice or another location is found.)
Meeting Adjourned: 8:50PM
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