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Here Come the Bombers by Dan Smith and the Generic Beat

This LIVE version of Dan Smith’s “Here Come the Bombers” was recorded on June 1, 1985 at the legendary Hotel Evergreen in Edinboro, PA. The hotel, which burned to the ground in the late 1990s, was said to be haunted … Continue reading

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Hear “Preppy Beach” by the Generic Beat – a rare studio track featuring Generic Eric

Enjoy this obscure recording of the Generic Beat’s “Preppy Beach.” Generic Eric (Matt Barczon) sings with backup vocals by Xtine. If this music sounds familiar it’s because the instrumental tracks were kept but the words were rewritten as “Imagination: Heart … Continue reading

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Generic Beat LIVE Studio Show with the Generic Dancers – Erie Backstreets 1984 part I

Buckle up your Mary Jane shoes, sport your best yellow-and-black garb, and come sail back into the 80s with this superb in-studio video by the Generic Beat. Sprinkled with the infamous Generic Dancers, this video features Roger Prehoda on drums, … Continue reading

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When You Gonna by the Generic Beat – Unreleased Studio Recording

Listen to “When You Gonna,” an original song by the Generic Beat that was written by Xtine. This unreleased studio version of this rhythmic rocker was recorded and produced by Twang Studio in Erie PA. Copyright 2012 by the Christine … Continue reading

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“Don’t Touch Me” by The Adolescents Dec. 1982 at MJs in Erie PA

This unreleased underground cult classic features Tom Herman on bass, Roger Prehoda on slide guitar, Herm Eugenio on drums, and Xtine on guitar and vocals. The Adolescents. This was an experimental musical endeavor where these four musicians traded instruments and … Continue reading

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“If You Don’t Want To Dance” by The Generic Beat LIVE June 1985

Listen to Dan and Xtine sing this classic Generic Beat song, which was written by Xtine and drummer Roger Prehoda in 1983. Photos in this video span 1983 to 2009. C. 2013 Vacationing Parakeet Productions.

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Here Come the Bombers by Dan Smith and the Generic Beat

This LIVE version of Dan Smith’s “Here Come the Bombers” was recorded on June 2, 1985 at the Hotel Evergreen in Edinboro PA.

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Watch the Generic Beat live at Sherlock’s Park Place in Erie, PA – 1985

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This full-length Generic Beat video features a set of their all-original material. Dan Smith sings, Roger Prehoda plays the drums, Mark Emhoff tears apart the guitar, and Xtine dances with her bass in this high-energy performance.

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