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Fantastic rainy weekend!
Monday, August 31, 2009
What a great weekend! Thursday was a little rainy, but the 5 Seasons Westside was flexible enough to let us play indoors. Loud, and very very awesome.
We finished our set at the Grant Park Summer...
5 Seasons, Grant Park coming up
Thursday, August 13, 2009
Mark your calendars for some upcoming MERCURY ORKESTAR shows.
First, we’ll take to the roof at the new
5 Seasons Westside
. Thursday 8/27 starting around 8pm.
Later that weekend, we’re playing the
Monday, August 10, 2009
Man, MERCURY ORKESTAR dominated Oakhurst this weekend.
First, the nice folks on McClean St in Decatur invited us to play their neighborhood block party. What a blast! Great people, great grilling,...
On the Roof!
Tuesday, July 14, 2009
What a great venue! We had a blast playing at the new
5 Seasons Westside
. If you haven’t been yet, definitely check it out. Great rooftop patio, made even greater by MERCURY ORKESTAR! Thanks to...
Orkestars Rocked the Atlanta Room
Monday, June 29, 2009
We played a fantastic show at
Smith’s Olde Bar
last Saturday. MERCURY ORKESTAR fans packed the Atlanta Room and we had a blast! We rocked so hard that we almost broke a sousaphone!
Thanks to all who...
Red Light Success!
Sunday, May 24, 2009
MERCURY ORKESTAR loves the Red Light Cafe! We had an amazing time last night. Great crowd, great set list, great show! Thanks to everyone who made it out. And a special thanks to Sage for...
Red light Cafe this week
Monday, May 18, 2009
MERCURY ORKESTAR had a great time at the 5 Seasons Sausage-fest! This week you can catch us at the
Red Light Cafe
in Atlanta, starting around 9:30pm. Bring your friends!
Also, our date at
GREAT Upcoming Shows!
Wednesday, April 15, 2009
What’s that? You say you’ve missed seeing MERCURY ORKESTAR around town? Well friends, we have the solution. MORE GREAT SHOWS!
Grab your friends and bring them out to hear Atlanta’s best bar band!
More 5 Seasons goodness
Wednesday, March 18, 2009
So it’s been a while since our last update.
MERCURY ORKESTAR played a rockin’ show at
not too long ago. Those guys have really been great to us - basically letting us play whenever we want....
Election night at Twain’s
Wednesday, November 5, 2008
MERCURY ORKESTAR was the featured guest band at Twain’s on Tuesday night. As you may know,
host a Jazz Jam Session on Tuesdays, and we were there to play a few...
Oktoberfest at 5 Seasons
Sunday, September 28, 2008
MERCURY ORKESTAR played a GREAT show last night at Oktoberfest! The crowd loved it and we had a blast playing everyone’s favorite Balkan (and not so Balkan) tunes. If you missed it......LAME! It...
Monday, September 15, 2008
We’ve posted a few video clips. You can see our performance at the
5 Seasons North
, and our fearless leader Erik has posted a few on YouTube. Check out
Fantastic night at Twain's
Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Last night, MERCURY ORKESTAR rocked Decatur!
Each Tuesday, the fabulous Joe Gransden (
) hosts a Jazz Jam Session at Twain’s Billiards and Tap (
). We played a few...
Another great show at the 5
Sunday, August 17, 2008
Another great show by MERCURY ORKESTAR!
We played up at the
5 Seasons Brewing Company
, in Alpharetta this time. Had a good crowd, and debuted a few new tunes!
Monday, July 21, 2008
Mercury Orkestar played our first show at the 5 Seasons in Sandy Springs (
We rocked it.
Missed the show? Check us out at the 5 Seasons North (Alpharetta) on 8/17!
Mercury Orkestar Podcast
Saturday, July 19, 2008
Mr. Tom Gibson has made MERCURY ORKESTAR a part of his famous podcasts! Meet the band and check out a few tunes!
And check out Tom’s fantastically informative...
Friday, July 18, 2008
Miranda, our most awesome E-flat clarinetist, is working on a website for the group. Stay tuned!
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