Venue: Crash Mansion (New York, NY)
Opener: Core Records
Label: Independent Artist
Tonight at the Crash Mansion would be an open invite to media and band friends as the group Crashbox performed a set of material in celebration of their album “Crashbox”. To be honest, I had never heard of the young group before and since I was not much the follower of your up and coming Power Pop outfits I had the idea that I would enjoy some music and a couple of beers with my counterparts in the industry. I had also never been to the Crash Mansion before and had some curiosity about the venue itself. The name was known to me from the band ZO2 who performed there very often but despite being a fan of the band I had yet to find myself inside its doors. The show was in the downstairs portion of the club and I loved the look of the place. As you walk through its dramatic halls to the main bar you soon find yourself near the stage where several couches and other chairs to sit on are available should you want to actually sit down while a rocking band is doing their stuff. Crashbox hit the stage rather close to the specified time and since this was a showcase of their material one expected the group to be timely as opposed to otherwise.
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