Saturday, October 18, 2014

Maltoberfest 9: Enter the 40 Ounce

Another October, another chance to drink malt liquor in Tacoma!

Margi and Mike are ready to roll in style (photo by Thea Davis)
Artesian Rumble rocks Maltoberfest (photo from Maltoberfest Facebook page)

New Old Time Chautauqua

Artesian Rumble Arkestra opened for the fabulous New Old Time Chautauqua.

Bringin' Sexy Back at the Capitol Theater (photo by Audrey Henley)

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

HONK/PRONK - The Way Home

After playing 14 gigs in five days, we're all feeling a little loopy.  Here are some photos of the way home.

Eating leftover Ethiopian food on the train

Christine on the train monkey bars

PRONK - Elementary School

Before leaving town, the Artesians headed to Vartan Gregorian Elementary School to play for them.

Jeff and the auditorium full of kids

Lee plays a solo for the crowd

We did it - last gig of the weekend!

Monday, October 13, 2014


After a lovely ride to Providence, Artesian Rumble is all set to celebrate PRONK!

Julie rolls to our new housing
Ready to parade! (photo by Craig Johnston)
Parade time! (photo by Small Frye photography)
Article here (photo by Providence Journal)

Sunday, October 12, 2014

HONK! Fest - Harvard Square

At Harvard Square's Oktoberfest, the crowds were astounding.

At Palmer St Alley (photo by Mark Ed Leonard)
So many types of leggings!
The view from the main stage - what a crowd!!
A video snippet of "Conquering Lion" on the main stage (video by Kun Yan).

HONK! Fest - Parade to Harvard Square

This parade from Somerville to Cambridge is our longest, straightest parade yet.

Still smiling (photo by Jonathan Richmond)
Marcy tries to take a photo of the crowd, while Christine rocks out (photo by WBUR’s ARTery)
Marcy's photo of the amazing crowd
The other half of the band is just as joyful (photo by Clement Liu)

Saturday, October 11, 2014

HONK! Fest - Davis Square

The main festivities for HONK! Fest are on Saturday in Davis Square.

Julia, Christine, Marcy, and Becky are ready to roll!
Our evening show (photo by Susan McLucas)
Our photo in The Book of HONK (Sat morning)

Friday, October 10, 2014

HONK! Fest - Lantern Parade

The evening brought out all the neighborhood to a parade of lights.

Our fabulous parade leader, Ryan

With the neighborhood right behind us

HONK! Fest - Paid Sick Leave Rally

Artesian Rumble paired with a local advocacy organization to rally for paid sick leave for restaurant workers.

ARA processing between restaurants
Mike and a new friend our way to the rally
Another group's visual aids for the $15 minimum wage (photo from HONK! Fest FB)
The crowded subway ride home (photo by Andy Holmes)

Friday, October 3, 2014

Fall Artswalk

Olympia Artswalk is one of our favorite gigs of the year.

Alleyways were made for marching bands!