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“Santa Baby” (Single) by Me First and The Gimme Gimmes

Artist: Me First and The Gimme Gimmes
Title: “Santa Baby” (Single)
Label: Fat Wreck Chords
Release Date: 11/30/2018
Genre: Punk/Holiday
Rating: 4/5

Truth be told, the band Me First and The Gimme Gimmes is a bit of a guilty pleasure for me since everything that I listen to from them just puts me in a fun and rocking mood. For those in the unaware, MFATGG are technically a cover band but one that makes lightning fast renditions of the classics they do and even toss in teasers from other songs to see if you’re paying attention. I’d compare them to being a Punk Rock version of The Nerds if you needed more information about what they are. You’re going to want to look up albums like “Have A Ball” and “Are A Drag” when time permits but with my being on a Holiday Hootnanny kick with Christmastime heading our way, I was stoked to learn that they had offered up their own version of the classic “Santa Baby” which was originally sung by Eartha Kitt. She played Catwoman at one point on the classic “Batman” television series if you didn’t know.
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Tonight: “Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways” on HBO (12/5/2014)

foo fighters sonic highways logo

Musician Dave Grohl has taken his band The Foo Fighters on the road for an interesting documentary (err “ROCKUMENTARY”) series where they will be making stops across the country as a part of a new HBO Original Series. Now that the PiercingMetal website is 100% WordPress and our “Musings” Blog a part of the regular content being served up, I’ll be showcasing a lot of stuff like this to mix it up. The band stops in our own stomping grounds of New York City for the final episode and you can find a teaser for this one below. Past episode teasers can be examined HERE.

The Premise: Sonic Highways commemorates the Foo Fighters 20th anniversary by documenting the eight-city recording odyssey that produced their latest, and eighth, studio album.
Continue reading Tonight: “Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways” on HBO (12/5/2014)

Tonight: “Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways” on HBO (11/28/2014)

foo fighters sonic highways logo

Musician Dave Grohl has taken his band The Foo Fighters on the road for an interesting documentary (err “ROCKUMENTARY”) series where they will be making stops across the country as a part of a new HBO Original Series. Now that the PiercingMetal website is 100% WordPress and our “Musings” Blog a part of the regular content being served up, I’ll be showcasing a lot of stuff like this to mix it up. The band stops in Seattle, WA in this episode and you can find a teaser for this one below. Past episode teasers can be examined HERE.

The Premise: Sonic Highways commemorates the Foo Fighters 20th anniversary by documenting the eight-city recording odyssey that produced their latest, and eighth, studio album.
Continue reading Tonight: “Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways” on HBO (11/28/2014)

Tonight: “Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways” on HBO (11/21/2014)

foo fighters sonic highways logo

Musician Dave Grohl has taken his band The Foo Fighters on the road for an interesting documentary (err “ROCKUMENTARY”) series where they will be making stops across the country as a part of a new HBO Original Series. Now that the PiercingMetal website is 100% WordPress and our “Musings” Blog a part of the regular content being served up, I’ll be showcasing a lot of stuff like this to mix it up. The band stops in New Orleans in this episode and you can find a teaser for this one below. Past episode teasers can be examined HERE.

The Premise: Sonic Highways commemorates the Foo Fighters 20th anniversary by documenting the eight-city recording odyssey that produced their latest, and eighth, studio album.
Continue reading Tonight: “Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways” on HBO (11/21/2014)

Tonight: “Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways” on HBO (11/14/2014)

foo fighters sonic highways logo

Musician Dave Grohl has taken his band The Foo Fighters on the road for an interesting documentary (err “ROCKUMENTARY”) series where they will be making stops across the country as a part of a new HBO Original Series. Now that the PiercingMetal website is 100% WordPress and our “Musings” Blog a part of the regular content being served up, I’ll be showcasing a lot of stuff like this to mix it up. The band stops in Los Angeles, CA in this episode and you can find a teaser for this one below. Past episode teasers can be examined HERE.

The Premise: Sonic Highways commemorates the Foo Fighters 20th anniversary by documenting the eight-city recording odyssey that produced their latest, and eighth, studio album.
Continue reading Tonight: “Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways” on HBO (11/14/2014)