News & Stuff

Thanks to everyone who came out to the show in York in support of Oliva's House.

The Dead Milkmen issued a new album on October 7, 2014 through our own Quid Ergo label. The album is titled Pretty Music for Pretty People on CD, and Pretty Music for Pretty Special People on vinyl. Distribution is being provided by MVD.

The Dead Milkmen have a tour planned for April 2015. It is on the west coast, USA and Canada.
4/17/2015 - Fortune Sound Club - Vancouver, BC
4/18/2015 - The Crocodile - Seattle, WA
4/19/2015 - Wonder Ballroom - Portland, OR
4/21/2015 - Harlows - Sacramento, CA
4/22/2015 - Slim's - San Francisco, CA
4/24/2015 - Belly Up - San Diego, CA
4/25/2015 - Troubadour - Los Angeles, CA

I played harmonica on the popular Samuel Locke-Ward album, Country & Western Funeral which was the October installment of his album-a-month project on Bandcamp.

A tribute album was made in honor of me turning fifty.

My 2010-recorded, 2011-released split album with Samuel Locke-Ward, Just Add Tears is available now for download from Samuel Locke Ward's Bandcamp!

TOP TEN MP3 DOWNLOADS for January 2015
01 Never Had a Pony - Butterfly Joe
02 Wisconsin - The Dead Milkmen
03 Down Will Come Baby - The Cheesies
04 Song No. 15 - Ornamental Wigwam
05 Call Me Back - Touch Me Zoo
06 Good Morning - Ornamental Wigwam
07 Ask Me to Dance - The Dead Milkmen
08 I'm a Junkie (So What?) - The Dead Milkmen
09 Good Night Moon - The Cheesies
10 The Child Molester Song - Joe Jack Talcum

Upcoming Show(s):

Saturday, March 14 @ PhilaMOCA, 531 North 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123 * with Conversations (album release show) * 8 PM * $10 (All ages)
Sunday, March 29 @ Phoenixville's BYOB & Paint, 237 Bridge St, Phoenixville, Pennsylvania 19460 * Art Rocks! Benefit with Joe Jack Talcum - All Proceeds benefit Phoenix Village Art Center (All ages) * 1 PM Sharp * All proceeds fund arts scholarships to area kids to attend the ever popular Kids Arts Summer Camps conducted at the Phoenix Village Arts Center. Tickets $10 advance and $15 at door. All supplies included - just bring you! Tickets are via paypal to and reference "PVAC" or by check made out to PVAC and sent to 154 6th Ave, Phoenixville, PA 19460
Friday, May 15 @ Oleavers in Omaha, Nebraska * with Samuel Locke-Ward
Saturday, May 16 @ Replay Lounge in Lawrence, Kansas * with Samuel Locke-Ward
Sunday, May 17 @ DG's Taphouse in Ames, Iowa * with Samuel Locke-Ward
Monday, May 18 @ Oleavers in Omaha, Nebraska * with Samuel Locke-Ward
Tuesday, May 19 @ Minneapolis, Minnesota (venue TBD) * with Samuel Locke-Ward
Wednesday, May 20 @ Madison, Wisconsin (venue TBD) * with Samuel Locke-Ward
Thursday, May 21 @ Livewire in Chicago, Illinois * with Samuel Locke-Ward
Friday, May 22 @ the Firebird in St. Louis, Missouri * with Samuel Locke-Ward
Saturday, May 23 @ Trumpet Blossom Cafe in Iowa City, Iowa * with Samuel Locke-Ward

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