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LAST UPDATE Posted by Tin Monk:
Sunday April 19th, 2020
Most Recent Post: Sunday April 19th, 2020
Most Recent Updates:
Gig Listing; Calendar;

 

 

CURRENT GIGS

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APRIL 2020

CALENDAR

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

SAM WEISMANN IS AN OFFICIAL MEMBER OF TALKING MACHINE.

 

LAST WEEK RECAP:

Talking Machine has been hard at work refining, re-adjusting, repairing, and rejoicing. The album is on it's way, and we are getting new live footage together to upload. Please (continue to) be patient and we promise you won't be disappointed.

The Wherehouse: A mellow evening in the front room by the bar, the TRIO played to a lean but eager crowd of fans only, ending the night with some new converts. Sublime.

Andes Hotel: A raucous evening in the tavern by the bar, the DUO performed to a full house of fans only, and let with some food, coffee, and some new converts. Sublime.

We've got it good to be certain.

THIS WEEK PRECAP:

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT:

TIN MONK accepted a Music Director position at the School of Rock in Beacon, opening March 16th 2020. Talking Machine's performance availabilty will not change. As Music Director, Beacon School of Rock is encouraging Monk to remain a professional live performer. All venues and clients are encouraged to continue booking Talking Machine/Tin Monk without hesitation. Thank you.

1 Gig(s) this week/end:

1 Talking Machine/Tin Monk:

FIRST UP and LAST UP on Thursday March 12th the DUO returns to the exceedingly sexy Cosimos in Middletown, N.Y. Our last show....of the year! There are but few places in our decade long career that we see as "easy work". Why? Well, work is easy when you leave a job refreshed, caffeinated, and full of food. EVERY. SINGLE. TIME. We love you guys. Show starts at 7-10PM.

GOD BLESS

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 2006-2019

(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)
Friday March 27th, 2020 9:30-12:30AM
246 Main St. Beacon, NY

APRIL

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

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

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

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

MAY

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

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

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

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

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

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

JUNE

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

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

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

JULY

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

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

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

Private Event (DUO)
Saturday July 18th, 2020

AUGUST

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

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)
Friday August 21st, 2019 6-9PM
110 Main St Andes, NY

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

SEPTEMBER

The Wherehouse (TRIO)
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

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