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Mind Merchant

Rank #14 US Chicago, IL Metal


  • Kurt Arft Bass
  • Steve Crandall Vocals
  • Mark Cox Drums
  • Doug Ehrhardt Guitar
  • Buddy Battaglia Guitar
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Sounds Like: Sevendust, Alter Bridge, Shinedown, Dream Theater, Stone Sour

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Bio: MIND MERCHANT is an Original Rock/Metal Band based in Chicago, IL consisting of 5 seasoned and talented musicians (Steve Crandall-Lead Vocalist, Buddy Battaglia-Guitars, Mark Cox- Drums, Doug Ehrhardt-Guitars/Vocals, & Kurt Arft-Bass/Vocals) that all have studio recordings, albums, videos and liv... See Full Bio

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"Mind Merchant's music is something that is very refreshing to hear in today's music industry. This is a band with highly seasoned musicians with a very tight sound. I love the fact that when I am listening to the songs that I can hear each and every instrument throughout. Thank You to Mind Merchant for keeping metal alive!"
—  Juli B-Studio 28 Radio
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    Apr 19

    Racine, WI, US | 8:00pm
    Memorial Hall
    Racine, WI, US
    Sat Apr 19 8:00pm


    5th Annual Rock the Vets Benefit All proceeds go to our military heroes that sacrificed everything for this country. More info to come....

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    Apr 12

    Chicago, IL, US | 8:00pm

    Chicago, IL, US
    Sat Apr 12 8:00pm
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    Mar 29

    Arlington Heights, IL, US | 9:00pm
    Arlington Heights, IL, US
    Sat Mar 29 9:00pm
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    Mar 29

    Arlington Heights, IL, US | 8:00pm

    Arlington Heights, IL, US
    Sat Mar 29 8:00pm


    95 WIIL ROCK & FM ENTERTAINMENT presents Fuel with special guests Cage the Gods & Mind Merchant March 29th at H.O.M.E. Bar

  • 2014

    Feb 7

    Arlington Heights, IL, US | 8:00pm

    Arlington Heights, IL, US
    Fri Feb 07 8:00pm


    JennyJayne's 3rd Annual Birthday Bash H.O.M.E. Bar 1227 N. Rand Rd Arlington Heights,IL. 60004

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  • Headspill (Artist) Headspill
    Really great sound guys. Keep it up.
  • Eddie Ray Franks Jr (Artist) Eddie Ray Franks Jr
    Dropping by to show support and wish much success with your music. Have a great day and weekend. Eddie Ray
  • Allan and Charles (Artist) Allan and Charles
    Great stuff Gents! Hope to catch a live show sooner than later!
  • Hear on Earth (Artist) Hear on Earth
    I posted this on Facebook, great band guys
    kikkin tunes great riffage nice sound/vocs well done thanks for the support right back at ya keep thrashin jeff c/o THE TIMMYYZZZ//
  • Rob T Raw (Artist) Rob T Raw
    Good tight music, really dig the vocals a refreshing throat in comparison to many metal bands of today. Keep Rockin
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