Nightwatch 9:30 Club Pays Tribute to Image-Maker By Eric Brace Washington Post Staff Writer Friday, February 2, 2001; Page WE06 WHEN the 9:30 club opened at 930 F St. NW on May 8, 1980, fliers announcing the event signaled the club’s eclectic and artistic side. They were designed by a young artist named Mark Holmes, […]
The Washington Post’s Eric Brace mentions the inclusion of Mike Shupp on the “Bam Balam Explosion Vol. V” USA Power Pop Compilation CD in the Weekend section’s “Nightwatch” column this week. Brace called the song “A Little Fun”, which the Spanish label chose for the CD, “the most rocking tune of this strong selection of […]
…in the Weekend section today—Eric Brace’s “Nightwatch” column mentions the SPIN Magazine/GeoCities Unsigned Band contest results, just published in SPIN’s April issue, see links below: Link – Washington Post “Nightwatch” by Eric Brace, May 29th, 1998 Link – Mentioned In SPIN Magazine | Mike Shupp
Mike Shupp took 2nd place in the 1997 SPIN Magazine/GeoCities Unsigned Band Contest, rock category. 300 bands were considered, and the results were published in the special 13th Anniversary Issue of SPIN, April ’98, with Madonna on the cover.