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Rockin' 101 is looking for new material from bands for Minnesota Homegrown.  You can also email Tim Ryan the location of your CD quality mp3 file to tim@rockin101.com.  Submit you material to:



Attn:  Tim Ryan

PO Box 366

1010 2nd Street North

Sauk Rapids, MN 56379









Fans got a chance to nominate and vote for their favorite bands of 2014.  Here is the list of bands who made some major noise throughout the year.


1.  Strange Daze

2.  VIA

3.  Gabriel And The Apocalypse

4.  La Madness

5.  Kat Perkins

6.  Skywind

7.  Cold Kingdom

8.  Fifth Hour

9.  Emergent

10.  Windowvine

11.  Vaudeville

12.  Blue Felix

13.  Throw The Fight

14.  Going To The Sun

15. The Phoenix Philosophy




Minnesota has a TON of very talented bands.  Every month Minnesota Homegrown will highlight one of those local favorites.  As music fans who support the local music scene, simply vote for one of the five choices in the right hand column.  You can vote ONCE PER DAY.


The band who has the most votes during the month will kick off Minnesota Homegrown for every show of that month.  We'll also highlight the band right here at Rockin101 - dot - com.


Top non-winning band will carry though to the next month's voting. 

NOTE:  Bands can only carry over one month.


Qualified band should have enough material for a month of airplay on Minnesota Homegrown.





Brandon Zastrow- Vocals, Guitars
Brooks Bohmbach- Guitars, Vocals
Sam Janski- Guitars
Erik Huard- Bass
Kyle Palma- Drums



Sin City Escape is a mainstream hard rock band from Minneapolis, MN. Throughout the years of grinding it out in the Midwest music scene, the members of SCE crossed paths countless times on and off the stage.

In the spring of 2014, SCE was formed. Each member's previous experience and influence is what shapes the sound you hear today. SCE will not rest until they captivate the hearts of fans worldwide. The perfect combination of intricate riffs, explosive hooks, and a unique yet compelling vibe, has gained attention from fans and industry alike.

Within months of the bands live act in motion, SCE has received sensational label reviews, endorsements, and large scale concerts with a number of Billboards top artists. Take one look into the eyes of Sin City Escape, you will quickly feel the pure passion that drives the band. Driven to grasp success from their DIY mentality, SCE has the work ethic, sound, and drive to be heard.


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January 25, 2015


Sin City Escape "I Am Yours"

Conditioned Response "Thy Will Be Done"

Gear Daddies "Stupid Boy"

Going To The Sun "Alone In The Same Room"

Dividing Eden "Here Comes The Water"


( Break )


Seazon Of The Fly "A New Light"

Bobaflex "Never Coming Back" ( National Feature - Point Pleasant, WV )

American Head Charge "Just So You Know"

Powermad "Terminator"

Boiling Point "Stay With Me"


( Break )


B.E. "Keep Asking"

Fifth Hour "Gave It Our All"