stemliveIn the late 80’s early 90’s a great rock and roll club The Dugout in Levittown , pa was on top of its game two floors a sports bar upstairs and a rock club down stairs this was the hot spot,Every band wanted to play here it had it all……groups like Lecompt, HeartBeats, Don’t call me Francis,Johnny O , Hattrick, Crystal Rocks …they also featured all original acts …Teachers Pet, Heavens Edge, and many more ..Now its time for a Dugout Reunion Sat Jan 26 2013 at (formally the dugout) now Hurrican Jacks ..The Dugout was a cool place to hang at, the Bartenders were awesome and it was always a good time ,On the bill this nite are two bands Hattrick & Stem , let me start with Hattrick this band is based out of levittown, they use to have this place packed Stated ( Nick Brambilla) Lead singer from Stem who is also on the bill this nite..I remember when Hattrick played you wanted to get there early two reasons parking and to get in lol.. these guys were so much fun one of the coolest things they did was bring other musicians up on stage to jam they had no egos they just loved to play and have fun …at that time I was in an original band called Teachers pet from NJ we would open for Hattrick all the time and we became a regular band at the Dugout it was great time for live Music we open for many of the cover bands…every one in Stem has played the Dugout our Drummer Bob Bush was a member of Hattrick for many years even Brendan O’boyle our guitar player played in Hattrick for a short while …we became good friends over the years and played in bands together at one point or I am looking forward to this reunion it’s gonna be a great time with old friends.
Dugout Reunion Jan 26 2013 7pm to 2 am.
Hurricane Jack’s
Bar & Restaurant
7759 New Falls Road
Levittown, PA 19055
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By:  Krista Doran
WP_Elwyn_Day_final_version_flattened_cropped_bottom_72_dpi_This issue’s featured band started back in 2000 as a four piece with a member who was very, well, let’s say “elusive.”  He would come all the way from New Jersey to rehearse at the bass player’s home.  Sometimes he would even stay the entire weekend so that the band could jam into the wee hours of the morning.  Then he would just leave, and the band wouldn’t see him for months!  His name was “Pete”, and the band would joke that the next formation of the band would be called “Where’s Pete?”, and the name just stuck.  Today the band, now twice that size, has has erupted onto the local music scene as one of the newest, most bad ass horn bands on the circuit.

I spoke to drummer and vocalist Miles Adams who told me “I remember seeing Johnny O & The Classic Dogs of Love back in the day and being so impressed with their song selection, tight musical arrangements,confident stage show and big sound & light production.  That’s the kind of cover band I want Where’s Pete to be and the show we strive to put on. Since we’re not writing the music, the creativity comes from playing the songs with clear arrangements and conviction.”  This band works very hard at putting on a great show, but likes to have a lot of fun doing so.  Miles went on to tell me, “we don’t take ourselves that seriously. We try to add humor to the shows too…For instance, we cover the History of a Hip Medley that was originally done by Justin Timberlake, Jimmy Falon, & The Roots. It’s a killer medley, done chronologically by year, that pays homage to all the most notable rappers and hip hop artists starting with Kurtis Blow, Salt n Peppa and Black Sheep, up through Fifty Cent, Lil Wayne & Rick Ross and believe me, nothing is funnier than seeing Nicky D trying to get gansta doing Blowing Money Fast! It’s a lot of fun to perform and people really seem to get a kick out of it.”

When you go to see Where’s Pete, you can expect to hear tunes from many different genres.  Miles explained, “We feel all genres have something of value to offer…While some bands stick to one style, I’ve always loved the bands that kill a Jay Z tune and then transitions into a heavy metal tune or a country tune, and play it convincingly. That’s one way in which Where’s Pete is different – no style is off limits…the only requirement is people have to be able to groove to it!” The versatility of this band is something that definitely sets them apart from other horn bands.  Just about all of the members of Where’s Pete have fronted their own band at one time or another.  They are all strong, confident players with backgrounds in theater, dance and performance and it always makes for a fun and unique show.  Miles told me, “Bands often take their cue from the crowd. A hyped crowd makes a show feel effortless, and the interplay between band members magical. But, a subdued crowd can sap a band’s energy or shake their confidence because you feel nobody enjoys or is in to it. Where’s Pete strives to make every performance feel like a show at a packed Lincoln Financial Stadium! You can expect high energy at all times, and interaction with the crowd.  Our singers often head into the crowd with wireless mics to make the audience members part of the show. We have five strong vocalists, so there’s a ton of variety not just in terms of genre, but in who is singing at any one time. There are also plenty of harmonies, choreography, seamless transitions and unpredictable tunes form genres at far ends of the musical spectrum.”

You can catch Where’s Pete playing at some awesome venues, such as The SugarHouse Casino, PJ Whelihan’s, The Temperance House, Havana, Molly Maguire’s, and many weddings and corporate events.  They also play for smaller rooms and events as a duo or trio.  Here are just a few of their upcoming shows: 9/1 – Holiday Inn Car Show, Ft. Washington PA; 9/7 – Magerk’s Patio Party, Ft. Washington, PA; 9/15 – Club Zinc, Lansdale PA; 9-21 – Davinci’s in Collegeville, PA and 9/28 – The Temperance House in Newtown, PA.  To view their full schedule, please visit their website at  To book the band, send an email to

So, to answer the question Where’s Pete…well, let’s just say the legend of Pete has grown. Some guess he’s a CIA agent…Others swear he’s a survivalist living in the Smokey Mountains. Miles went on to say “There are Pete sightings, and at every show people ask “So Where Is Pete, anyway”…and we tell them ‘we’re on a musical quest to find him….let us know if you do so we can stop playing!’ He surfaced on our website message board a few years ago, and that’s the last time we heard from him. The band line up has changed quite a bit over the years, but we all share the same intense desire to find Pete!”

Where’s Pete is Miles Adams- drums/vocasl; Jack Connell-Trombone; Nick Dirocco-keys/vocals; Jim Furlow- Sax; Joe Caristo- guitar/vocals; David Gaines-Trumput; Darlene White- Lead vocals and Howard Whitman-Bass. Go check out Where’s Pete if you are looking to enjoy your evening with friends and listen to top end, concise and certainly fun music, onstage antics and personality!  See for yourself why so many people are asking the question, Where’s Pete!

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More than 50 Regional, Breweries, Restaurants, Artisanal Producers and Farmers
Gather to Promote Humane Sustainable Agriculture Through 8th Annual Brewers Plate
PHILADELPHIA (February 6, 2012) – Fair Food, a nonprofit organization uniting local farmers,
business and consumers for over a decade, presents The Brewers Plate. Now in its 8th year, this
one-of-a-kind tasting event will be held at the National Constitution Center Sunday, March 11,
2012 from 5:00-9:00 PM. Advance general admission tickets are $65 per person [$75 after
February 10] and VIP tickets are $125. VIP tickets admit access to exclusive star-studded demos
and interactive tastings focusing on cooking with beer. Tickets are available at with all proceeds supporting Greater Philadelphia’s farmers, Chefs, craft
brewers and artisanal producers through Fair Food and its innovative programs.
The VIP experience, The Farmer & The Artisan, takes visitors on a stimulating sensory journey
through witnessing the art of simple raw ingredients being transformed into unique, edible
masterpieces. Guests will also explore the nuances of terroir, the simple elegance of cooking with
beer, and much more through interactive tastings and demos designed to stimulate all the senses.
VIP featured guests include: Jose Garces, Bill Covaleski of Victory Brewing Co. and wine author
and Daily News columnist, Marnie Old, The Bent Spoon, Birchrun Hills Farm, Bobolink Dairy,
Choptank Oyster Company, Doe Run Dairy, Farm Fromage, Fork Restaurant, John & Kira’s, North
Mountain Pastures, Suburashi Kudumono, and Zone 7.
The organization’s largest fundraiser is a wildly popular a unique event uniting more than 50 local
culinary outlets with an expected thousand attendees. Brewers Plate participants include: Bar
Ferdinand, Boxcar Brewing, Brauhaus Schmidt, Cabinet Artisanal Brewhouse, Capogiro Gelato,
Dogfish Head Craft, Khyber Pass Pub, Pasta Strada, Tria, White Dog Café and Yards Brewing
Company to name just a few.
“Fair Food continues to educate consumers about the importance of eating local and supporting
farmers through cultivating partnerships between family farms and locally-owned restaurants and
food businesses”, explains Ann Karlen, Executive Director, Fair Food. “Our premiere fundraising
event, The Brewer’s Plate, supports our mission by celebrating this effort with a fabulous day of
showcasing the best our area has to offer in terms of eating, drinking and having a fun time.”

About Fair Food
Founded in 2001 by Philadelphia entrepreneur Judy Wicks, Fair Food brings locally grown food to
the marketplace. Through uniting local farmers with businesses and consumers, supporting the
importance of family farms and creating a year-round marketplace for fresh, local and humane food
products, Fair Food is promoting a humane, sustainable agriculture system for the Greater
Philadelphia region.

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Blondies’ East the upscale sports bar & Grill located at 1470 Buck Road in Holland Pa will host the “STUPID IS CUPID PARTY” on Feb 12th….Time is 9pm till….Look for $4 Love Potion #9 ‘s along with $2.50 Domestic Drafts…plus the best dance music ever….Blondies’ is the newest place to party and for sports bars one of the most upscale locations in the region….Great looking crowds each week. Live Music Fridays and weekly Hot DJ’s along with the best drink specials and top it off with top quality food..not your average bar food but top end.
Coming for Valentines Day…come treat your date to an great dinner with : Soup, salad, entree,dessert, Glass of Champagne  and a Rose . The holiday special rings in at $24..95 per person. Make a reservation now by calling 267-364-5836  visit them on the web at :  ; (See them online at ) See the full lineup now in the latest OOT GUIDE!
*Photo  from the special GLOW Party held some weeks back….Blondies’ special party nights are always over the top.

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chow284-casual-americanCHOW284 has been open for 6 months now and has become the go-to guy for Feasterville residents when they’re hungry. CHOW284 features a global American menu with dishes inspired by countries all over the world. There’s not another place you can find a quality burger, burrito and lo Mein dish all on the same menu.

Aside from the established spread, CHOW284 stocks over 40 different beers. New beers frequent the coolers to keep the menu fresh. You can kind all of your favorite craft brews, such as Victory, Philadelphia Brewing, Yards, Magic Hat and Troegs and staple imports like Baltika, Franziskaner and Chimay.

The bar also sports a one-of-a-kind wine pouring system that literally pours the perfect glass every time. Each bottle is kept at its optimal temperature. The cabinets replace the oxygen in the bottle and replaced with argon.

Not only is it difficult to find such a delectable cuisine and formidable beer selection in the same establishment, but CHOW284 also has a plethora of entertainment on a weekly basis. They host free poker tournaments with cash prizes every Monday, Quizzo on Wednesday, live music every weekend as well as wine pairings, fundraisers and beer tastings.

CHOW284 has quickly become the trendy spot in Bucks County to feast. The ideal combination of an innovative food/drink menu and plenty of entertainment leave you always wanting more.

284 E St Rd
Feasterville, PA 19053

(215) 357-9988

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Here are some of the active Bars, Clubs and Restaurants & acts you will see featured in the OOT GUIDE: See their upcoming schedules in each special OOT GUIDE: Check it out daily on your I-pad and or just check us out online @
>these locations and acts support the OOT and we support them. When going out be sure and check out these OOT HOT SPOTS and OOT SPONSORED BANDS and Entertainers. When you do – you know you will be getting the best of the best in the Greater Delaware Valley area

<em>”Where To Go and What To Do with each special OOT GUIDE * Two ways – Pick up your FREE COPY at area selected OOT HOT SPOTS or just click online anytime > it’s so easy to find out about the PEOPLE and PLACES that make our Entertainment scene Light up at night”

Chickies’ & Petes BENSALEM PA inside the PARX CASINO

The Warf / Wildwood NJ
The Trump Plaza Atlanctic City NJ
The Whiskey Tango Club and Sports Bar
Maggies Warerfront Cafe / Restaurant & Bar
Cazz’s Sports Bar
Michaels Cafe Dance Club
Paddy Whacks Irish Pubs ( All Locations!)
The Stadiums Bar & Grill
*Andalusia, Street Road, Fairless Hills, Bristol, 5 Points, Stadium Express Bristol, Linden Ave,
Katie O’ Donnells Irish Pub
Havana’s in New Hope Pa
Reale’s Sports Bar
Hammerheads Sports Bar and Dance Club
The Rhawnhurst
Joe Santucci’s Bar & Grill
The Road House Inn
*The new Rockledg Pub
Finnigans Wake
Chickie’s & Pete’s Blvd & South Philly locations
Sweeneys Saloon
Tony’s Place
Currans Irish Inns ( All locations!)
Sparkys World Famous
Redz Bar & Grill
The Happy Hour Tavern
Mc Stews Irish Sports Bar
Harringan’s Irish Pub’
Brownies 23 East
Mc Noodles Irish Pub
Harringtons Irish Pib
The Fireside Beef & ALE
The Brunswizk Zone XL
The Three Monkeys
Dean Casmirri’s Old Colonial Inn
The Hulmeville Inn
La Casa Di Lucia Restaurant
*The new TR’s Sports Bar, NightClub, Bar & Grill
BIG HEADS Sports Bars ( All Locations!)
The new Black Label Dance CLub – Holland Pa

Gentlemens Clubs
The Penthouse Club

Sponsored acts:
Recording acts:
Jimmie Lee the Jersey Outlaw
Mike Lecompt
*New Band ( All the Points)

Bre Entertainment ,
Electric Factory
Live Nations
The Trocadero
The Sellersville Theater

Modern Bliss
Sindi Raymond Band
Stems and Seeds,
Blue Reign
, Hitz Squad
, Wicked Bonez,
Queen Helene
Jayded John
Animal House
Stage 3
Groove Train Riders
Little Miss Love Jones

Speciality Music Concerts and Summer Festivals:
The Pennypack Music Festival
The Hampton Brewfest

Speciality Acts
Kozak The Magician Atlantic City / Tropicana Hotel & Casino

Radio Shows:
94.5 WPST Radio Station
1400 WOND/ THE MARC BERMAN SHOW *Best on air show in Atlantic City
Frank Cerami / Mixx 106.1 FM Live on air Dance Party
WNWR 1540 – Bala Cynwyd

Sports Teams:

Miller Lite
Miller High Life
Miller MGD 64 Lemonade
Bud Light and Budweiser
Mike’s Light Lemonade’
Coors Light
* Beer Distributors > SUPER VALUE BEVERAGE – Warminster Pa
Bensalem Beer Distributors
Bounds Beverage Rt 13 Bensalem Pa

Entertainment Agencies *the best in the Phila Area!

Shore Bets Agency (Singles,duos and full bands) See website for updates *Best local acts in the region.
39 Mariner
Brian Bortnick Band
Drop Dead Sexy
Eleven Eleven
Element K
Goodman & FISKE
John Mc Nutt Band
Monkey Bus
Nameless Few
Second Majesty
Technical V
Tripp Fabulous
Shorty Long and the Jersey Horns

Shore Bets Management & Promotions Agency
* Apollo Artists Attractions
*RAL Entertainment
Anderson Entertainment
Center Stage Entertainment
EBE Talent
East Coast Entertainment
Media 5 Entertainment

Very easy by calling today
856-786-1600 or 215-668-5282
email to:
Fax 856-786-1450
Contact Mike Vagnoni “We work around the clock to promote you and what you do and make sure that the focus on what you do is reaching the right audience” Dedicated to the publicity and marketing of Entertainment Acts, Venues and supporting groups in the Greater Delaware Valley area.


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All Photos by DJ  Dancin’ Dave Levy

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Bootleggers is the place to be and on FAT TUESDAY the doors opened up early in the am and the place
was packed…at night Snookie from the Jersey Shore came by to host two hours and had so much fun stayed till they closed the place down…she made many friends and just loved the crowds at Bootleggers in Woodlyn Pa..Check out some of these photos given to us by the staff.
Bootleggers is gearing up for the spring and their deck is getting ready to open…See their schedule in this issue of the OOT: For more – see them online at: or at:
Best bands and promotions can be found here  weekly at this hot spot in Delco!

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