Skating Polly / Starcrawler / Las Pulgas at Cafe Colonial
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Skating Polly / Starcrawler / Las Pulgas at Cafe Colonial

Punch and Pie put on another great show at Cafe Colonial, in Sacramento Ca, on December 6th. the show featured bands Skating Polly, Starcrawler, and Las Pulgas.       “…The energy and the crowd, it was just amazing.” – Brett   “It’s great to see young people and women playing and writing their own … Continue reading

Leaving the Ghost Light On: An Employee’s Goodbye to the Crest Theater
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Leaving the Ghost Light On: An Employee’s Goodbye to the Crest Theater

There are moments that, in retrospect, mark the beginning, and without a doubt, mark the end of an era in one’s life: the first day of high school, graduating college, a best friend’s wedding, a parent’s funeral. Seated in the last row of an over-sold-out Crest Theater for the final Trash Film Orgy screening of … Continue reading

A Weekend to Remember: The TBD Photo Flashback
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A Weekend to Remember: The TBD Photo Flashback

It was just one month ago today that the temperature in Sacramento was a sweltering 100 degrees, our lungs were filled of dust and we were caught in the middle of a 72 hour whirlwind of music, food and dancing.  TBD Fest 2014 took our town by storm and we could not be more thankful … Continue reading

Cafe Colonial.
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Cafe Colonial.

Cafe Colonial seemed to appear out of thin air.  For those who are unfamiliar it is a fairly recently opened venue located between The Colony and the Colonial Theater off of Stockton Blvd.  This all ages venue/restaurant is operated and owned by Matt Marrujo, Mickey Rat, Jennifer Kubach and Steve Waite, all people who are completely submerged into the Sacramento … Continue reading

Midtown Stomp: Your Portal to the Fifties
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Midtown Stomp: Your Portal to the Fifties

Dim lights.  Wood floors.  Dozens of couples bobbing and spinning, each with their own rhythm, their own style, somehow all working in sync to create an energetic, whirling dance floor.  The fifties are brought to life again amidst whirling skirts and dancers walking arm-and-arm at Midtown Stomp, a swing dancing venue in downtown Sacramento. If … Continue reading

The Where House Says Goodbye.
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The Where House Says Goodbye.

The Where House was a short lived but delicious piece of the Sacramento music scene.  Not only was there a ton of heart and friendship that floated throughout the artistically painted walls, there was  a surplus of phenomenal bands, both local and touring that hit the stage. This Friday, May 31st, will be the very … Continue reading