Thursday, December 8th, 7pm — 11pm

Ancient Victorys Invitation "Open Mike"

Open Mike performers from 1965-1990

ANCIENT VICTORYS OPEN MIKE

Antique Sandwich 5102 N Pearl Tacoma,

Thursday DEC 8th at 7PM



This quarterly historic Open Mike brings back some of the over 3,000 acoustic music performers from open mikes run by Chris Lunn in CA and WA from the 1965 through 1990. Thursday, DEC 8 at 7PM at the Antique Sandwich, 5102 North Pearl, Tacoma, WA. $5 General & $3 Members, Seniors, Kids. This is sponsored only by Ancient Victorys, a not for profit bunch.



*Some of the 25 acts indicating being there: are touring songwriter, guitarist and hammer dulcimist Heidi Muller for WV; jazz guitarist Mike Nelson; singer songwriter, instructor Karin Blaine from Whidbey; magazine feature from Antioch, CA Mike Stenberg; jazz-classical piano guy from Baby Gramps trio David Linden-Mr Mystery; first time returner Tenino’s Betsy Wellings; songwriter, talk radio host and author, Rick Richardson of Auburn; old style folkster from Ashford JW Sparrow; flautist Mardel Chowen of South Prairie; humorist and satirist Gary Kanter, guitarist songwriter Steve Beck; chantey and cowboy singer, sound PA superb Rob Folsom; plus many more. Much of the income for Ancient Victorys comes from the door at the Antique Sandwich and our donation jar. Open Mikes only happen quarterly, so it is extremely important to have good attendance to maintain our financial base. Bring friends and let folks know about this unique undertaking. We are buying a new computer, 2 TB drive and paying off a HD Cam Recorder, repairs and accessories and supplies we bought to help in documentation at the Antique as well as begin our history interview program. Our 35-year history had 3,500 musicians cross the stages in California and Washington. About 100 musicians have returned to the Ancient Victorys Open Mike and we are in contact with another 100 or so.



NOW EXPANDED TO 24 PAGES

***•WINTER Issue (DEC, JAN, FEB) of Ancient Victorys News is out and has expanded to 24 pages of feature articles on historic musicians Clark Maffitt & The Revels; Americanna songster Mike Stenberg from Antioch; Tacoma’s songster Gary Graves; CD reviews of Heidi Muller’s new holiday CD; Mick McCartney, Marc Bristol, Steve & Kristi Nebel, Kathye Long, and a new book and CD by Phil Hansen “Flatpicking Blues, Ragtime, Fiddletunes, & Bluegrass-Guitar Arrangements”, plus dropping in on Carolyn Cruso, Bill Davie, Gary Kanter, FarWest in Eugene thru eyes of JW McClure, Steve Beck at Open Mike helm, Dana Lyons on TV, and letters from Rosalie Sorrels family, Linda Allen, and Reggie Miles and over 400 events on the jammed packed CALENDAR. (Growing weekly on the web AncientVictorys. Org)



JOIN ANCIENT VICTORYS NOW $30 single, $50 two year or one year couple $100 organization and $250 lifetime. For pictures, video or more information contact Chris Lunn:

253-863-6617, POB 7515, Bonney Lake, WA 98391 ChrisLunn@comcast.net www.AncientVictorys.org

UPCOMING OPEN MIKES: Thursday MAR 8, 2012


*Some of the 25 acts indicating being there: are Hal Brooks songwriter, guitarist and pianist in from Miami, and Lynn Wedekind flying in even further; hammered dulcimer man Rick Fogel, jazz guitarist Mike Nelson; singer songwriter instructor Karin Blaine from Whidbey, tunesmith Greg Deere, trombonist guitaroon freak Thaddeus Spae, percussionist Mark Filler, folk songster JW McClure, flautist Mardel Chowen, humorist and satirist Gary Kanter, songwriter guitarists Steve Beck and Tim McKamey, songster Christopher List and maybe TR Stewart & his western thing who has been working with Andy Rebsaman on the Antique roof; plus many more. Much of the income for Ancient Victorys comes from the door at the Antique Sandwich and our donation jar. Open Mikes only happen quarterly, so it is extremely important to have good attendance to maintain our financial base. Bring friends and let folks know about this unique undertaking. We are buying a new computer, 2 TB drive and paying off a HD Cam Recorder, repairs and accessories and supplies we bought to help in documentation at the Antique as well as begin our history interview program. Our 35-year history had 3,500 musicians cross the stages in California and Washington. About 100 musicians have returned to the Ancient Victorys Open Mike and we are in contact with another 100 or so.

Cost / Admission
$5 General, $3 Kids

Link to more info »
Contact Info
Chris Lunn
ChrisLunn@comcast.net
253-863-6617
Tags
Acoustic Antique Sandwich, Open Mike, Victory Music