The Fadeaways

The Fadeaways

The Mellvins, The 'B' Girls, Baby Shakes

Sat, September 16, 2017

8:00 pm

Union Pool

Brooklyn, NY

$10.00 - $12.00

This event is 21 and over

The Fadeaways
The Fadeaways
Formed in 2005 Tokyo. Influenced by 60s Unknown Garage Band, 70s Punk, 80s Neo Garage, 90s Trash Garage.
They describe themselves as the children of Japanese garage punk Scene. Undoubtedly the leaders of the scene in Tokyo.
Notable live support slots: Pretty Things, Flamin' Groovies, Barracudas, The Boys, Paul Collins, Cannibals, A-Bones, Swingin' Neckbreakers, Subsonics, Nobunny, etc. In 2012 Fadeaways were the backing band for Jeff Conolly's (Monoman, Lyres/DMZ) Japanese tour.
In 2011 they toured the East Coast USA with Jackie and the Cedrics. In 2013 they toured the West Coast USA with the help of Russell Quan(The Mummies). In 2015 they played at "Burger Boogaloo 2016" Oakland, CA.
Released from: Deadbeat Records(US), Dirty Water Records(UK), Soundflat Records(Ger), Snuffy Smiles(Jap), Radio Underground (Jap),etc.
The Mellvins
The Mellvins
MELLViNS are a three piece girl garage band from Tokyo,Japan.
Kumi(Gu&voxx) Ayaneee(Ba&vox) Amiko(Dr&vox)

Through a tidal wave of fuzz,stomp and snarl,they draw on the sounds and spirits of The Pandoras,The Brood and The Gruesomes,all the while stealing your boyfriends,and sending you home in tears.

-1st ep released Sept.2015/Long Tall Records(Japan),
-2nd ep released Jan.2016/Astro girl Records(Italy)
-toured France in 2015,Austraria in 2016
The 'B' Girls
The 'B' Girls
The 'B' Girls are New York City's most prominent girl group of the 70's/80's rock'n'roll/punk scene. They toured with The Clash, shared bills with Blondie, The Dead Boys, The Ramones, Elvis Costello, The Heartbreakers, Mink Deville, The Runaways and more from 1977- 1982. They only released one 45 on Bomp Records in 1978 'Fun at the Beach' backed with 'B Side'.

Their influences are girl groups of the 60's like The Shangri-Las, The Crystals and The Ronettes meets The New York Dolls, The Ramones, The Heartbreakers. In other words, Girl Groups, Power Pop, Punk, Garage and Glam.

The 'B' Girls are back on Bomp with their first full length Pink Vinyl LP out August 2017 and their 40th Anniversary Tour underway!
Baby Shakes
Baby Shakes
Baby Shakes are a rock n’ roll-punk band from New York City. Mary on lead vocals and guitar, Judy on lead guitar and vocals, Claudia on bass and vocals, and Ryan on drums. With catchy melodic vocals over dirty guitars and a killer rhythm section, their influences range from The Ramones and Slade to Chuck Berry and 60’s Motown girl groups. Formed in 2005, they’ve released 5 singles, a 10” heart-shaped EP, a singles collection, and 3 full length albums. They have toured the US, Japan, China, Ireland, UK and Europe. Baby Shakes have shared the stage with The Romantics, The Boys, Shadows of Knight, The Undertones, Barracudas, Protex, Black Lips, Paul Collin’s Beat, Derv Gordon (The Equals), among others.
Venue Information:
Union Pool
484 Union Ave
Brooklyn, NY, 11211
http://www.union-pool.com/