Posts Tagged ‘Featured Band’

Elvis Presley, a legend in Rock n Roll. The artists who had it all, music, arts, film and the looks to carry him through a long remembered career. On this Day in 1969, Elvis Presley comes to Vegas! Making his first live concert appearance since March 25, 1961, he plays the International Hotel in Las Vegas, the first of 57 shows that will help revive his career and earn him $1.5 million! A far change from Elvis’ first monetary earnings which was $5 in Carnival Rides at the tender age of ten. His first performance, featuring Elvis standing on a chair to reach the microphone, he the ole’ song “Old Shep” in a Talent Show for the Youth at the Mississippi-Alabama Fair and Dairy Show, held in Tupelo, Mississippi. He won 5th place!

Here you can see the video of Elvis actually walking with the contractors during the signing of his contract to work the International Hotel before the hotel is even finished being built!

Elvis Presley Young

a Youthful Elvis Presley


“The Making of an Indie Artist” will be released on Monday April 7th. This special episode of Tech Talk will feature Curtis Hildebrand from Sunny Dragon Records giving us an in depth look into the Indie Industry and how it works in the real world now. The program is Sponsored by SoundCheck Music Center of Grass Valley, Produced by On the Bus Productions and will feature works by Arachni PhotoMedia, Soundz of Norcal, Sunny Dragon Records, Stillwood Sages Band, Tanglewood Studios and much more!

SoundCheck enjoys working with their community. They want to bring you the best gear, deals, lessons, and information about Music and Musicians they possibly can! Don’t miss out on this Exclusive Interview.

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Starting May of 2014 SoundCheck Music will be Hosting a Free Guitar Give Away Contest!! Now is the time to Join our Text Club!

Simply Text CHECK to 25827 to Join our Text Club and Get Notifications on Contests, Promotions & More!

The Prize will be a New Fender Squier Jazzmaster – 3 Tone Sunburst – With Free Gig Bag!

Fender Jazzmaster

3 Tone Sunburst Fender Squier Jazzmaster







This is No Joke! We will be sending you a reminder with the Secret Word to Text in order to Enter the Contest on May 1st, 2014! Watch your phone for your prompts! We wish you the Best of Luck!


Nevada City never fails to amaze us with the talent they bestow on the world! Our New Featured Band “West Coast Juice” brings down the house with an amazing sound of rock and roll! Bluesy and Funky, these boys keep your toes tapping with fabulous beats and rhythmic tones all night long!

Working in the Grass Valley – Nevada City region and all over Placer County and Nevada County our

West Coast Juice Band

Funky Blues Music

Gold Country reverberates with sounds of WEST COAST JUICE! This intoxicating blend of rock, blues, funk (and even a little pinch of modern country) makes a juice that’s winning fans and getting audiences up on the dance floor wherever they play.

Check them out on Facebook, their Website and even YouTube for more information! and Don’t miss their next show at the Stonehouse Old Brewery in Nevada City!

Ozzy Osbourne's Life on Film

Meet the Osbournes

Did you know?! MTV launched its reality television show “The Osbournes” today in 2002! This classic show filmed the domestic existence of the famous heavy metal singer Ozzy Osbourne along with his family. In its first season, it became the most-viewed series to date on MTV.

The show showed the true sides of Mrs. Osbourne, his daughter and his son as well. Their personal lives and careers became America’s sensation with all its drama and happenings to boot! The show emphasized their explicit behaviors, raw personalities and extreme life events such as Sharon Osbourne’s battle of cancer and the recovery of Ozzy’s ATV accident that almost took his life.

The series lasted for over 3 years airing its last show on March 21st in 2005. It became America’s Top Viewed Series on the MTV Network.

To watch some unseen bloopers of this unprecedented series… Click Here!

Nevada County Cover Band

Dream and the Dreamer

Meet Doug Caldwell and Raymond Earl Laflin Jr. (aka Ray of Light)! The dedicated musicians from the duo band “Dream and the Dreamer”. A Nevada County band rockin and rollin in the heart of the Sierra mountains. The duo steps up the dance floor with up-beat covers and originals.

This Friday they will be gracing the crowds in Auburn, CA at the Club Car and performing at Lefty’s Grill on Saturday. For more information visit their Facebook Page and visit their next show!

White Telecaster

Mike Lull Custom Guitar White Telecaster

Located in Bellevue, Washington, Mike Lull Custom Guitars is a creation of Mike Lulls dreams into realities. From opening their doors in 1975, Mike Lull Custom Guitars has been manufacturing world-class bass guitars and electric guitars from our shop in Bellevue, Washington – just across the lake from Seattle. They offer repair services from their shop as well.

Luckily, SoundCheck

Music Center has one of these prized guitars for sale right now. The electric Mike Lull Custom Telecaster in superb shape and offers a classic sound. You can identify this beauty in this video by On the Bus Productions on YouTube HERE.

Telecaster Custom Guitar

Custom Telecaster by Mike Lull

This item is currently being featured by SoundCheck Music Center in Grass Valley, CA 95602. Call Bill for more information at 520-272-7236.
The Purchase includes a Gig Bag for the Telecaster and it’s price is $1999.99.