The annual tradition continues on Thursday, Oct. 5th, at 7 p.m. when the 13th annual (I Gotta) Rock! Show/PHP fundraiser returns to the stage of Thirsty Moose Taphouse – Portsmouth. The Rock Show is your first opportunity to grab this year’s Tee-shirt and hoodie designs, the much anticipated announcement of our 2017 Grand Marshal, kick-ass raffle prizes, and of course, music!
Sam Hill NH is a heavy metal band from New Hampshire that plays original compositions. They meld dark sci-fi themes with local lore and wrap it in a rhythmic presentation. They have been nominated for two regional awards for best new act and album and have been playing regionally for 4 years.
Releases include: Sonja, which is available on 75orLess Records out of Rhode Island.
Full Album: https://samhillnh.bandcamp.com
Reverend Todd Seely works the strings of his guitar to produce an emotionalism that complements the honesty of his lyrics. His voice, uniquely grainy yet polished, will warm any listener’s soul. He is able to engage his audience with his music and lyrics as well as his astute performance abilities. His writing centers around lost love, heartache, mistakes, and life’s journey as he figures it out. Todd’s carefully crafted lyrics and music capture the audience and leave them wanting more of a glimpse into this passionate artist’s world.
Full Album: https://reverendtoddseely.bandcamp.com/album/wages-of-sin
Kraken’s Beard purveyors of adult contemporary erotic rock and roll!
If you are in possession of a beard, be sure to tie it down, lest it be blown off.
Full Album: https://krakensbeard.bandcamp.com/releases
We are so grateful for the continued support of all these musicians and businesses.
Thanks to you, we march.
A $5 donation will be requested at the door. New Hampshire’s biggest Halloween parade is brought to you by the people, for the people. The parade is NOT a city-sponsored event. It is staged by volunteers and funded solely by the community, primarily through grassroots events.