2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Presented by: Har Mar Superstar's Best Party Ever w/ Big Booty Judy + Siren Sounds

Modern Vices

Saturday, March 19
7:45PM - 8:15PM


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Hailing from Chicago and inspired by similar music and dreams of being musicians, the members of the band; Alex Rebek on vocals, Thomas Peters and Peter Scoville on guitars, Miles Kalchik on bass, and Patrick Hennessey on drums, began playing in middle school and performing in different bands - working on projects from experimental math rock to cannabis driven psychedelic pop.

After heading off to college they began coming together over breaks to write and play music. The guys put together an album over winter break, 2013 and dropped the album on Bandcamp eager to see what their friends thought of their music. They jokingly called their sound “dirty-doo-wop” because a few songs had a 50’s croon vibe with 70’s garage rock grit. A few weeks after the album was uploaded, Autumn Tone Records out of Los Angeles reached out to the band with a record deal and Modern Vices was born.

Their self-titled debut album released in ...

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