The Spongetones

 

Spongetones Tribute Show, 2007

Dozens of regional and national recording artists gathered at The Alley Cat in Charlotte, NC on October 6, 2007, to pay tribute to The Spongetones. Here is just a small sample of what happened.


Highlights of tribute songs by Mitch Easter and Don Dixon, along with an interview with the Spongetones.


Crisis Rocks With Other Girls

Local Charlotte band Crisis, plays Spongetones song "Other Girls" metal style. Per Jamie Hoover, "This is the 'Iron Manned up' version."




The Grand Finale

The show finale gathered all participants on stage to sing The Beatles' Hey Jude. Performers on stage included Crisis, Mitch Easter, Don Dixon, Leisure McCorkle, Bryan Shumate, Carl Rosen, James Deem & Ed James band, Cool King Chris, Mego Dirge, The Sammies, Cruis-o-matic, Deanna Lynn, Michael Slawter and the Saving Graces, Big Bus Dream, Jamie Hoover, Pat Walters, Steve Stoeckel, Rob Thorne. Hosted by Larry Sprinkel.

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