Check out the official press release and event description for
The Sixth Annual San Diego Comic-Concert – SDCC 2014 After Party Event,
Co-Sponsored by ComicsOnline!
Comic-Concert returns for its Sixth Annual Event on Sunday, July 27th!
Geek Rock Band RANDOM GIBBERISH and MEGA RAN kick off the
After Party at Whiskey Girl following San Diego Comic-Con 2014
SAN DIEGO – Comic-Concert: The Comic-Con 2014 After Party, a fan created event that focuses on the musical aspect of pop culture, returns for its Sixth Annual installment, once again being held at the Whiskey Girl (located on the corner of Fifth Avenue and G Street in Downtown San Diego) on Sunday, July 27th at 7pm. Over the past few years, the “Geek Rock” genre has grown significantly in size, and this special event allows Comic-Con and local San Diegans the opportunity to experience a different side of the Popular Arts. Sponsored in part by ComicsOnline.com, Midwest Media Expo, and Whiskey Girl, the evening will feature special performances by San Diego’s Musical Comedy Band: Random Gibberish, and the internet Geek Rapper known as Mega Ran!
To help celebrate the Sixth Anniversary of the Comic-Concert music series, Jon St. John (best known as the voice of video game hero Duke Nukem) will be joining the gang as the celebrity host for the event!
$5 Donation requested at the door. You do not need to have a Comic-Con pass to attend this performance. Must be 21+ to enter.
Random Gibberish is back and ready to share their brand of music comedy and geek rock with the attendees of San Diego Comic-Con! Continuing on their 10th Anniversary tour, the band consists of the vocal talents of Erin Hatch, the piano stylings of Matt Sernaker, and the something something of Kroze. With songs inspired by comic books, movies, and television, they are sure to have something for everyone. They will also be selling their newly released 10th Anniversary albums, Octopuses Stand In Our Way! and More Juice at the event. Their albums are also now available on iTunes and Bandcamp. About Mega Ran
If you put video games, the 80′s, hip-hop, soul music, jazz and standup comedy into a blender and hit “puree,” you’d have something close to The Mega Ran Experience.
“One of the most prolific and innovative rappers of the 21st Century,” -Phoenix New Times.
“Random’s proven he can excel in storytelling, punchlines, poignancy, freestyling and, well, pretty much any other way you can measure an MC.” – LA WeeklyBe sure to check out MegaRan.com.
About Jon St John Jon St. John is an American voice actor who started out as a radio DJ in a small town at the age of 14. His vocal abilities and production expertise landed him various radio jobs from coast to coast in cities such as New Orleans, Philadelphia, Phoenix, San Diego, and Los Angeles. Over his 30 year broadcast and voice-acting career he has provided voice-overs for countless commercial, infomercial, multi-media, and video game projects. Best known as the voice of the first famous FPS – DUKE NUKEM, Jon is also heard on games such as: World of Warcraft, Half-Life: Opposing Force, Sonic Adventure, The Die Hard Trilogy, Heroes of Newerth, Call of Cthulu, Rochard, Twisted Metal4, Guild Wars 2, Counter-Strike, DoTA, Star Trek: Online, and D&D Neverwinter, to name just a few. An honored guest at gaming conventions around the world, Jon is one actor who really enjoys meeting his fans, and he acknowledges that they are among the reasons for his success in the industry.
About the Venue Whiskey Girl is located on the busiest corner in the Gaslamp Quarter (corner of Fifth Avenue and G Street) and is the perfect place for a pre or post game lunch or dinner. Topped with over 20 Flat Screen TVs to watch any of your favorite game, this place is the best for any sports fan. Check out www.WhiskeyGirl.com to see all of the events happening during Comic-Con 2014! About ComicsOnline Established in San Diego in 2001, ComicsOnline.com is your home for coverage at San Diego Comic-Con! More than just comics news, ComicsOnline has since branched out to cover everything geek pop culture including TV, movies, anime/manga, and all manner of games and technology, as well as the events that showcase them. Now with our ComicsOnline Podcast, numerous convention appearances, and special Sneak Preview Screenings of upcoming Theatrical Releases in cities across the country, ComicsOnline is more than ever everything geek pop culture. Be sure to check back to ComicsOnline.com, and follow us on Facebook and Twitter for more coverage of SDCC 2014.
About Midwest Media Expo The Midwest Media Expo is a popular culture event similar to most Comic Conventions. However, instead of focusing on comic books, M2X is a celebration of all popular media, including: Animation, Television, Movies, Literature, Video Games, Tabletop Gaming, Comics, Internet Culture, and eSports. M2X will bring a unique all-ages blend of interactive events, celebrity guest panels, and live musical performances to Downtown Detroit. Please go to http://www.midwestmediaexpo.com/ for more information.