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Sponge & hIPNOSTIC - Whisky Fri Sept 29
Friday, September 29th, 2017
7:00 PM
hIPNOSTIC is very honored to be supporting the Motor City Heavy Hitters SPONGE! Performing their debut platinum album "Rotting Pinata" in it's entirety along with their many other big hits!

Sponge and hIPNOSTIC bringing the heavy rock to Hollywood!
Friday September 29 at the Whisky A GoGo

Get your discount tickets now...Go to www.hipnostic.com.
DISCOUNT PRICE: $18.00
Tickets will be left at Will Call under your name.
Take advantage of this "Fans Of hIPNOSTIC" deal!
hIPNOSTIC hits the stage at 8:00pm
ALL AGES are welcome!

Sponge has proven to be one of the Motor City's heaviest hitters after gaining international notoriety with their debut album "Rotting Piñata” (Sony). Emerging from Detroit with hits like "Plowed" and "Molly (16 Candles)" Sponge received massive airplay on radio stations from coast to coast and were in heavy rotation on MTV. Both “Plowed” and “Molly” hit #5 on Billboard’s Modern Rock Charts, catapulting “Rotting Piñata” to Gold, and ultimately Platinum status.

Sponge's follow up CD, the critically lauded “Wax Ecstatic” (Columbia) scored additional top ten Billboard hits including "Wax Ecstatic" and "Have You Seen Mary?" The band’s music was also featured in popular movies “The Craft,” “Chasing Amy,” “Mall Rats” and “Empire Records.” Sponge’s star continued to rise with network appearances on “The Late Show with David Letterman” and the “Conan O’Brien Show.”

Sponge’s subsequent releases “New Pop Sunday,” “For All The Drugs in The World,” “The Man,” “Galore Galore,” and “Destroy the Boy,” showcased the band’s swirling sonic attack, rooted in 70's glam and of course, the Motor City influences of The Stooges, The MC5 and Motown-but still sounding distinctly like no one else.
“Plowed” continues to be the band’s signature rock track, having been spotlighted on Guitar Hero’s “Warriors of Rock – 90’s Rock Track Pack” – and on the Paper Jamz Guitar Series 2, in addition to the soundtrack for the Gerard Butler surf movie “Chasing Mavericks.”