"All the bands involved are genuinely excited about being involved. It's kind of something that's bigger than all of us," Matt Stuttler says of Garagefest, the three-day festival scheduled to take place February 21-23 at the Heavy Anchor.
Snarling, slamming and pretty darn groovy, "All Hits" comes from "Allez Allez," the new album by the Night Marchers (a San Diego-and-beyond band featuring members of Hot Snakes, Rocket From the Crypt, Tanner and Delta 72, among other outfits).
The room smelled like cigarettes, perfume and cold air. The pre-concert hum of the Old Rock House crowd, waiting on Bass Drum of Death, was punctuated by a guy telling the girl next to me that he was actually, right then, in the middle of composing a blues ballad. Really now? She sipped her drink, politely.