The Good Excuses - Mr. Rutherford
Posted 9/18/2013 6:44:00 PM

September's Local Shots Artist of the Month is a group out of Willow Grove called The Good Excuses. This is a band that "wears Grunge underwear, an optional Space helmet, a Funk watch, and whatever dirty Rock shirt they want to" - simply put, they're unique. Stream the track "Mr. Rutherford" here on WMMR.com and grab their latest effort 30 Minutes Or Less in the iTunes store. They'll be at Lit Ultra Bar in Philly on September 29th with some other superb local acts. If you can't make it out to see The Good Excuses in person, learn more about them on the Artist of the Month page or on Facebook!

PS- All the best to guitarist Jim & his girlfriend Amanda, who was in labor when we first aired the song... hear about it on the podcast!

Posted By: Jaxon  

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In a band? Want to be involved with Jaxon's Local Shots?

For the Local Shots Artist of the Month feature, the Local Shots Podcast or for on-air consideration, we would love it if you'd send a CD to the station. Just circle one or two tracks that you like best or think would be best suited for WMMR. Put it on a CD and send it over. We try to listen to the CD's each day as they arrive, so it's easier for us to have a physical copy. Our address is below. Please include your website and any other information you would like us know know about your band. Details on upcoming shows are especially helpful.

Thanks very much! Looking forward to hearing it!

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