Arena Rock Tribute Band Hairball Will Play the Pub Station for All Ages

September 28, 2016

Arena rock tribute band Hairball will play the Pub Station on Jan. 28. The show is general admission and all ages. Doors open at 7 and the show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale Friday, Sept. 30, at 10 a.m. Hairball is a rock experience you won’t forget. A band puts on a concert — Hairball puts on an event with video screens, smoke, fire, blood, bombs, confetti and…

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The Billings Rock City

July 30, 2016

There are so many bands in town this week, I couldn’t see them all even if I hired a staff to split up the work. My head is about to bust wide open. And, I want to see them all. At just TWO Billings venues — the Pub Station and the Railyard — there are more than 30 bands on the bills this week. And, that’s not even all the live shows…

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Actually classic car and art show set for Aug. 5

July 30, 2016

Featured artists include Allure Fine Art and Photography, Diana Chandler, David Fendrick, Karen Lynette Johnson, Mango + Moss, Dick Moulden, Roundhouse Design, Carrie Hannah Sharp, and Tony Klein Photography. Mark Kucera is hosting a Classic Car and Art Show on Friday Aug. 5 from 5 to 8 p.m. at his shop, 2111 Montana Ave. The artwork includes a variety of mediums, including pottery, landscape paintings and photography, chainsaw-carved owls, jewelry,…

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Rusted Root finds joy in musical ‘sandbox’ – Weekly Webb

July 19, 2016

For their Billings debut, Rusted Root will play the Pub Station on Monday, July 18, a place where Glabicki predicts the band’s positive vibe and visionary lyrics will be well suited. After two decades in the music business, Rusted Root frontman, songwriter and founder Michael Glabicki, still feels the thrill and the fear of performing in small spaces. The show, which starts at 8 p.m., is for those 21 and over….

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Comedian sees comedy as band-aid to fight cancer – Weekly Webb

July 6, 2016

He could have buried his head when he was diagnosed in August 2015 with Stage 4 mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer. Doctors told him he had less than a year to live. Here’s what a great attitude Los Angeles comedian Quincy Jones has. His pal, fellow comedian Nicole Blaine wanted to help Jones come up with a bucket list. At the time, Jones wondered “What do you do as…

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Female-fronted Stitched up Heart played the Pub Station

July 6, 2016

Doors open at 7 and the show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $7 in advance and $10 at the door. Opening acts are Water Proxy and Pi Fire. The female-fronted rock band, Stitched Up Heart, is playing the Pub Station on Monday, June 27. Stitched Up Heart’s passion explodes in an uproar of crunchy guitars, haunting melodies, driving rhythms and anthemic songs rollout. Furious and ultimately rapturous performances led…

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Air Force Band played free Billings show at ABT

July 2, 2016

Free tickets are available at The Billings Gazette and the ABT box office. The United States Air Force Academy Concert Band is performing a free show at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, at the Alberta Bair Theater. As part of its weeklong tour through Montana, the Air Force band performance features a diverse repertoire celebrating Independence Day and the patriotic spirit of the people, said Staff Sergeant Adam Porter. The…

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In November, Jay Leno coming to Billings

June 13, 2016

Leno, whose two stints hosting “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” totaled 21 years, is coming to the ABT on Nov. 18 for performances at 6 and 9 p.m. Comedian Jay Leno, contemporary Christian vocalist Amy Grant and the 35th anniversary tour of “Forbidden Broadway” all have been added to the 2016-17 Alberta Bair Theater season. Nashville artist and six-time Grammy winner Amy Grant will play the ABT at 7:30…

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