Pigeons Playing Ping Pong 2017 Tour Dates1/27 Denver, CO @ Ogden Theatre*1/28 Boulder, CO @ Boulder Theater*1/29 Steamboat Springs, CO @ Schmiggity’s1/31 Durango, CO @ Animas City Theatre2/2 Jackson, WY @ Pink Garter Theatre2/3 Bozeman, MT @ Eagle’s Ballroom2/4 Missoula, MT @ The Top Hat2/8 Spokane, WA @ Big Dipper2/9 Seattle, WA @ Nectar Lounge2/10 Eugene, OR @ HiFi Music Hall2/11 Portland, OR @ Goodfoot2/12 Bend, OR @ Volcanic Pub Theatre2/15 Crystal Bay, NV @ Crystal Bay Casino^2/16 Chico, CA @ Lost On Main^2/17 San Francisco, CA @ The Independent^2/18 Los Angeles, CA @ The Mint^2/19 San Diego, CA @ Casbah^2/22 Phoenix, AZ @ Last Exit Live^2/24 Austin, TX @ The Parish2/25 Houston, TX @ Raven Tower2/26 Dallas, TX @ Sundown at Grenada2/28 Lawrence, KS @ The Bottleneck3/1 Columbia, MO @ The Blue Note”3/2 Grand Rapids, MI @ The Intersection”3/3 Grand Rapids, MI @ The Intersection”3/4 Columbus, OH @ Express Live”* – w/ Dopapod^ – w/ Organ Freeman” – supporting Lotus Baltimore, MD-based quartet Pigeons Playing Ping Pong have just announced plans for their first-ever dates on the West Coast. The group has been playing 150-200+ shows from the East Coast to Colorado since 2009. It looks like the group has a little manifest destiny in mind as they set their sights on 2017.The group, made up of Scrambled Greg (vocals/guitars), Jeremy Schon (guitar/vocals), Ben Carrey (bass/vocals) and Alex Petropulos (drums/electronics) are geared up and looking to expand their ever-growing “Flock” nationwide. Pigeons are set to begin their trek westward in on January 27th at Denver, CO’s Ogden Theatre, followed by a performance at the Boulder Theater the following night, both nights with Dopapod. They will then make their ways through Wyoming and Montana before performances in Spokane and Seattle, WA at the Big Dipper and Nectar Lounge, respectively.The Main Squeeze And Organ Freeman Set To Hit New York City In DecemberA three-night run in Oregon will be see the band fly south into Crystal Bay, NV on Feb. 15th, leading up to a six-night run with funk/jazz trio Organ Freeman throughout California. Pigeons will finish this current run of dates in Texas, Kansas, Missouri, Michigan, and Ohio. The final four dates will see the group support Lotus. Check out the band’s website for additional info.“High As Five”:
Mary M. Montgomery, age 91 of Harrison, Ohio passed away Sunday, July 28, 2019 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Born January 21, 1928 in Newcomb, Tennessee the daughter of Lewis and Grace (Graham) Davis.Mary worked as an assistant manager for United Dairy Farmers on Bridgetown road for many years. Member of New Haven Family Worship Center Harrison, Ohio.Survived by her loving son Curtis Doane of Cincinnati, Ohio and daughter in law April Minor of Cleves, Ohio. Grandmother of 12, great grandmother of 14 and great great grandmother of four. Sister of Tony (Bev) Crowley of Keizer, Oregon and Patsy (Wayne) Askins of Williamsburg, Kentucky. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.Preceded in death by her parents Lewis and Grace Davis, husbands David Higdon and William T Montgomery Jr., sister Betty Rymer and brother James “Nelson” Davis.Visitation will be held Monday, August 5, 2019 from 10:00 A.M. until time of funeral services at 1:00 P.M. with Pastor Dave Garrett officiating all at Jackman Hensley Funeral Home 215 Broadway Street Harrison, Ohio 45030. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery Cleves, Ohio.Memorials may be directed to New Haven Road Worship Center 8985 New Haven Road Harrison, Ohio 45030.