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LAST UPDATE Posted by Tin Monk:
Wednesday August 5th, 2020
Most Recent Post: Wednesday August 5th, 2020
Most Recent Updates:
Gig Listing; Calendar;

 

 

CURRENT GIGS

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LEGEND:

SOLO: Tin Monk /TIN MONK
DUO:Tin Monk and Di Holub /TALKING MACHINE
POWER DUO: Tin Monk and Sam Weismann /TALKING MACHINE
TRIO: Tin Monk, Dianne, Sam /TALKING MACHINE

Week of August 3rd to August 9th

Plugged In for The Ritz LIVE (TRIO)
Thursday August 6th, 2020 7:30-9:30PM
Live Stream From the Monk House

Private Event (TRIO)
Saturday August 8th, 2020

Nostrano Vineyards (DUO)
Sunday August 9th, 2020 1:30-4:30PM
14 Gala Ln, Milton NY

CALENDAR

LAST WEEK RECAP:

Glorie Farm Winery: As always, Glorie Farm Winery was sublime. I'll be back end of next month. To Glorie Farm go, all of you!!

THIS WEEK PRECAP:

3 Gig(s) this week/end:

3 Talking Machine/Tin Monk:

FIRST UP on Thursday August 6th we finally have our first (Monk's second) live stream with the TRIO in support of Safe-Harbors of the Hudson. Thier mission is transforming lives and building community through housing and the arts. We'll be (virtually) performing in the (virtual) Lobby at the Ritz to help raise money for the cause. Simply go to our FaceBook page around 7:30 or RSVP the event on Facebook. HERE is the donation link. Show starts at 7:30PM-9:30PM.

NEXT UP on Saturday August 8th we entertain at a private event.

LAST UP on Sunday August 9th the DUO returns to a family spot, Nostrano Vineyards in Milton, NY. They are social distancing with setup tables by the barn (where we'll be playing a short skip away). There will be a special holiday weekend menu. Reservations are encouraged (and ideal), however walk-ins are welcome, but served on first come, first serve basis (the distance and capacity mandates mean that they may be unable to serve some of the "walk-ins"). If you're hankering for top shelf wine and top shelf music, bring your top-shelf to Nostrano. Ahem. Show time is 1:30-4:30PM.

PEACE AND BLESSINGS

HERE ARE THE FACEBOOK EVENT LISTINGS

 

ARCHIVED POST CURRENT

 

BIO

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Tin Monk is the stage name of Composer, Performer, and Teacher Chris Holub. Monk has spent nearly a decade as the guitarist, vocalist, and founding member of Hudson Valley's own Talking Machine, a band he helms with his wife, Di Holub, with occasionally help from his drummer, Samuel Weismann.

When not performing with the group at venues, private and corporate events, Monk is the Music Director at the Beacon School of Rock. With nearly thirty years of total experience, Monk is a trifecta of metronomic bolero rythyms, blistering guitar leads, and three octave vocals. And a pretty good teacher to boot.

 

VIDEOS

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We also managed to post a number of live vids recorded October 17th at The Monk House. Check it out:

THE PLAYLIST IS EMBEDDED...JUST LET IT PLAYOUT ON IT OWN (IF YOU'RE INTO THAT SORT OF THING!)!

 

 

CONTACT

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Work has officially begun on Talking Machine album #2. We are in pre-production. We'll keep you posted.

I mentioned this a few times already, and it bears repeating, if you're interested in booking Talking Machine (DUO, TRIO, QUARTET) or Tin Monk (SOLO) go here, here, or email us at talkingmachine (at) imperfeckt (dot) com.

Don't forget: The Hammer and the Dove, available on iTunes, AmazonMP3, and Spotify. And now EVERYWHERE!!

As always, thank you. Please enjoy.

 

 

CREDITS

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images, artwork, and music copyright: site concept and design:
logo design:
chris holub
copyright 2006-2020

(all audio and video production and performance for imperfeckt LLC )

fonts:
remington noiseless: richard polte. find it here
caslonostrate: brode vosloo aka "sacred nipple". find more of sacred's font's here

co-editors/bug testing
Jim Lucas
Sandra Medina

 

 

CALENDAR

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JANUARY

The Wherehouse (TRIO)
Thursday January 2nd, 2020 8-11PM
119 Liberty St Newburgh, NY

The Shire (TRIO)
Friday January 3rd, 2020 9-12PM
123 Main Delhi, NY

Cosimos (DUO)
Thursday January 9th, 2020 7-10PM
620 Route 211 E Middletown, NY

Ale Mary's​ (DUO)
Friday January 10th, 2020 10-1AM
126 Franklin Ave Scranton, PA

Plattekill Mountain (DUO)
Saturday January 11th, (AFTERNOON) 2020 3-6PM
469 Plattekill Rd Roxbury, NY

Andes Hotel (DUO)
Saturday January 11th, 2020 (EVENING) 8-11PM
110 Main St Andes, NY

Max's On Main (DUO)
Friday January 31st, 2020 9:30-12:30AM
246 Main St. Beacon, NY

 

 

 

 

 

FEBRUARY

Plattekill Mountain (DUO)
Saturday February 1st, 2020 3-6PM
469 Plattekill Rd Roxbury, NY

The Wherehouse (TRIO)
Thursday February 6th, 2020 8-11PM
119 Liberty St Newburgh, NY

Donovan's Pub (DUO)
Saturday February 8th, 2020 9-12AM
Woodside, Queens, NY

Cosimos (DUO)
Thursday February 13th, 2020 7-10PM
620 Route 211 E Middletown, NY

Plattekill Mountain (DUO)
Sunday February 16th, 2020 3-6PM
469 Plattekill Rd Roxbury, NY

The Shire (TRIO)
Friday February 21st, 2020 9-12AM
123 Main Delhi, NY

Ale Mary's​ (DUO)
Saturday February 22nd, 2020 10-1AM
126 Franklin Ave Scranton, PA

Max's On Main (DUO)
Friday February 28th, 2020 9:30-12:30AM
246 Main St. Beacon, NY

Angry Orchard (DUO)
Saturday February 29th, 2020 1-4PM
2241 Albany Post Rd Walden, NY

MARCH

The Wherehouse (TRIO)
Thursday March 5th, 2020 8-11PM
119 Liberty St Newburgh, NY

Andes Hotel (DUO)
Saturday March 7th, 2020 8-11PM
110 Main St Andes, NY

Cosimos (DUO)
Thursday March 12th, 2020 7-10PM
620 Route 211 E Middletown, NY

Max's On Main (DUO) CANCELLED
Friday March 27th, 2020 9:30-12:30AM
246 Main St. Beacon, NY

APRIL

The Wherehouse (TRIO) CANCELLED
Thursday April 2nd, 2020 8-11PM
119 Liberty St Newburgh, NY

Ale Mary's​ (DUO) CANCELLED
Friday April 3rd, 2020 10-1AM
126 Franklin Ave Scranton, PA

Cosimos (DUO) CANCELLED
Thursday April 9th, 2020 7-10PM
620 Route 211 E Middletown, NY

Angry Orchard (DUO) CANCELLED
Saturday April 25th, 2020 1-4PM
2241 Albany Post Rd Walden, NY

MAY

The Wherehouse (TRIO) CANCELLED
Thursday May 7th, 2020 8-11PM
119 Liberty St Newburgh, NY

AJ's Cafe (DUO) CANCELLED
Saturday May 9th, 2019 9-12AM
2557 South Ave Wappingers Falls, NY

Cosimos (DUO) CANCELLED
Thursday May 14th, 2020 7-10PM
620 Route 211 E Middletown, NY

Andes Hotel (DUO) CANCELLED
Friday May 22nd, 2020 8-11PM
110 Main St Andes, NY

Nostrano Vineyards (DUO) CANCELLED
Sunday May 24th, 2020 2-5PM
14 Gala Ln, Milton NY

Ale Mary's​ (DUO) CANCELLED
Friday May 29th, 2020 10-1AM
126 Franklin Ave Scranton, PA

JUNE

The Wherehouse (DUO) CANCELLED
Thursday June 4th, 2020 8-11PM
119 Liberty St Newburgh, NY

Cosimos (DUO) CANCELLED
Thursday June 11th, 2020 7-10PM
620 Route 211 E Middletown, NY

Glorie Farm Winery (SOLO)
Saturday June 20th, 2020 2:30-5:30PM
40 Mountain Rd Marlboro, NY

Summer Concert Series Middletown (DUO)
Thursday June 25th, 2020 6-8PM
9 North St Middletown, NY

JULY

The Wherehouse (TRIO) (TBD)
Thursday July 2nd, 2020 8-11PM
119 Liberty St Newburgh, NY

Ale Mary's​ (POWER DUO) (TBD) CANCELLED
Friday July 3rd, 2020 10-1AM
126 Franklin Ave Scranton, PA

Private Event (TRIO)
Saturday July 4th, 2020

Nostrano Vineyards (DUO)
Sunday July 5th, 2020 2-5PM
14 Gala Ln, Milton NY

Private Event (DUO)
Saturday July 11th, 2020

Private Event (DUO) CANCELLED
Saturday July 18th, 2020

Private Event (DUO)
Sunday July 19th, 2020

Glorie Farm Winery (SOLO)
Sunday July 26th, 2020 12PM-3PM
40 Mountain Rd Marlboro, NY

AUGUST

The Wherehouse (TRIO) TBD
Thursday August 6th, 2020 8-11PM
119 Liberty St Newburgh, NY

Plugged In for The Ritz LIVE (TRIO)
Thursday August 6th, 2020 7:30-9:30PM
Live Stream From the Monk House

Private Event (TRIO)
Saturday August 8th, 2020

Nostrano Vineyards (DUO)
Sunday August 9th, 2020 1-4PM
14 Gala Ln, Milton NY

Andes Hotel CANS AND CLAMS (DUO) CANCELLED
Friday August 21st, 2020 6-9PM
110 Main St Andes, NY

Angry Orchard (DUO) (CANCELLED)
Sunday August 23rd, 2020 1-4PM
2241 Albany Post Rd Walden, NY

Ale Mary's​ (DUO) (CANCELLED)
Friday August 28th, 2020 10-1AM
126 Franklin Ave Scranton, PA

Glorie Farm Winery (SOLO)
Saturday August 29th, 2020 1:30PM-4:30PM
40 Mountain Rd Marlboro, NY

SEPTEMBER

The Wherehouse (TRIO) TBD
Thursday September 3rd, 2020 8-11PM
119 Liberty St Newburgh, NY

Nostrano Vineyards (DUO)
Saturday September 5th, 2020 2-5PM
14 Gala Ln, Milton NY

Private Event (TRIO)
Saturday September 20th, 2020

OCTOBER

The Wherehouse (TRIO)
Thursday October 1st, 2020 8-11PM
119 Liberty St Newburgh, NY

Ale Mary's​ (DUO)
Friday October 2nd, 2020 10-1AM
126 Franklin Ave Scranton, PA

Nostrano Vineyards (TRIO)
Sunday October 11th, 2020 2-5PM
14 Gala Ln, Milton NY

Andes Hotel (DUO)
Friday October 30th, 2020 8-11PM
110 Main St Andes, NY

NOVEMBER

The Wherehouse (TRIO)
Thursday November 5th, 2020 8-11PM
119 Liberty St Newburgh, NY

Ale Mary's​ (DUO)
Friday November 20th, 2020 10-1AM
126 Franklin Ave Scranton, PA

Nostrano Vineyards (TRIO)
Saturday November 28th, 2020 2-5PM
14 Gala Ln, Milton NY

DECEMBER

The Wherehouse (TRIO)
Thursday December 3rd, 2020 8-11PM
119 Liberty St Newburgh, NY

Andes Hotel (DUO)
Saturday March 26th, 2020 8-11PM
110 Main St Andes, NY