Benefit for Jolanda and Family

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Brainstorming session – I need your help

As everyone here on the website knows, and some from the facebook page know I bounce for a bar one night a week. Once of the challenges I have is a group of people that turn my stomach. I cannot express how repulsed I am by their actions each week…. Continue reading

The union is complete

If you are reading this, then Gigglez and I are married! There will be more details to follow.   For those that are in the Vancouver/Portland area, you are all welcome to come up to the Back Alley Bar & Grill for the post-reception party, starting at 8pm. You will… Continue reading

Last night at the Back Alley

Tyger and I headed down to the Back Alley, figuring it was going to be a fairly quiet night for karaoke. It was far from an ordinary night. We discovered that it was a who’s who in the Vancouver cover band scene. We had members of Appetite for Deception, Motorbreath,… Continue reading

Karaoke Etiquette

Since we have been talking about karaoke this morning… There are things that we have to keep in mind: Be kind to the singer, tip the KJ, and have some fun. These singers come in a broad spectrum of abilities, at the Back Alley, we see people who can’t carry… Continue reading

Back Alley made the paper

Well, the Back Alley Bar & Grill made the paper, and in a good way.   Clark County karaoke enthusiasts share their favorite locales At the bottom of the article they have video of our singers and Mohawk Sean is in the video. He is such a great guy, it… Continue reading

It has been a busy day

Well we have been quite busy today. Gigglez had to pull some overtime this morning, so she is grabbing a quick nap. We had a baby shower to go to, which was actually on the same property that we needed to look at for our wedding. After the shower we… Continue reading

Griz’s schedule for next week

Okay, one of my co-worker’s wife is having their first child. I have volunteered to work his shift for him. It has been approved for next week at least. Dad’s plans were to  stay home with mother and child for a month to help the family settle in. (Bravo Scott!… Continue reading

White Trash Easter Bash!

It is that time again. We are celebrating the white trash Easter bash at the Back Alley. Come to the Back Alley tonight for a great time. We do have a band (a Def Leppard tribute band) tonight so there is a five dollar cover charge. We will have games… Continue reading

Mega-metal show tonight

Tonight at the Back Alley, we are having six majorly heavy metal bands play. The cover is 5 dollars. Also appearing (but not on stage) is the best bouncer in Vancouver. We don’t know if I am working  the door or near the stage. Simon Says Die will be making… Continue reading