90’s rockers Sponge headline a hometown show on Saturday September 19 at Diesel Concert Lounge in Chesterfield Township, Michigan. In addition to performing songs from the band's extensive catalog of modern rock hits, Sponge will also be hosting a “Plowed” air guitar contest.
At Diesel, contestants can sign up to perform 1 minute of Sponge’s hit song “Plowed,” on stage - showing off their best air guitar skills! Sponge will be on hand to judge the contest, and the winner will be awarded a guitar signed by the band at the end of the night!
Doors are at 7 pm, and regional rock favorites One Block South, The Something Others, Mac Saturn, Sixe and Blind Season open this ALL AGES show. Tickets are $12 in advance/$15 day of show, and now available at the venue, via etix.com, or from the opening bands for even deeper discounts.
Hailing from Detroit, Sponge gained widespread notoriety with their debut album "Rotting Piñata,” released in August 1994. Hits like "Plowed" and "Molly (16 Candles)" fueled massive airplay on radio stations from coast to coast and were in heavy rotation on MTV in the late 90's. After "Rotting Piñata" went Gold, the band toured internationally, and followed up with the critically lauded CD “Wax Ecstatic,” garnering additional hits "Wax Ecstatic" and "Have You Seen Mary?” ,
Dedicated road warriors, Sponge continue to tour the country, wowing audiences with their no holds barred live performance.
Sponge will have copies of their latest CDs “Rotting Alive,” and “Deep Cuts Live,” plus limited edition T-shirts for sale at the show.
Don’t miss this great night of Detroit rock, Air Guitar Contest and FUN at Diesel Concert Lounge on Friday September 19,
The Diesel Concert Lounge Is located at 33151 23 Mile Rd in Chesterfield, Michigan. For more information please visit dieselconcertlounge.net or call the venue at 586-725-2228