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The Banana Convention

Rank #6 US Saginaw, MI Alternative / Rock / Pop Punk


Sounds Like: No Doubt, Paramore, Weezer, The Presidents of the United States of America (tP, The B-52's

Label: Unsigned

Bio: Putting the "F-U" into "FUN"

It's the battle cry of The Banana Convention, the ambitious garage pop band from the scraggy rust-belt town of Saginaw Michigan. From New York to L.A., the band has dominated all stages. Whether it's local bars, The House of Blues, or The Van's Warped Tour, all venue... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: To answer the earlier question, it is "Freeze Dried Eclectic Singles", based solely on "I Wanna Be Han Solo"... http://t.co/u1o8REosYs


“[TBC] is reaching a peak in artistry. They're rockin hard yet don't forget melody and harmony. Great lead and bass guitar. Shar is hot - one of the most soulful singers on the scene.”
—  Bo White, WhitesBar.com
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Feb 26, 2013
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Jan 25, 2013
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  • Richie Johnston (Artist) Richie Johnston
    The Banana Convention !!
  • David Namerow (Congas/Hand Percussion) (Artist) David Namerow (Cong...
    TWO HOUSES cuts cleanly and crisply through the genre clutter with a groove that slices directly to the heart with honest power. Like a sharp needle. it pierces deeply, ma...
  • The Skinny (Artist) The Skinny
    Love the tunes. Love the vibe. We should play a show together.
    Great sound love it
  • Blabpipe (Artist) Blabpipe
    Wicked cool!
  • King Husla (Artist) King Husla
    really like your songs, maybe we can do a colab some day. There is a track called " My soul to take " that i think you would sound great on. Let me know what you think ?
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Q: It seems like The Banana Convention has a cult following of talented dancers. How did that start and how are they compensated?
A: Ok, was this Dan or Molly who submitted this question? ;) We love our dancers of any kind at any show, and they are all compensated by us providing the music to inspire their terrific dance moves

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Mon Feb 11 2013

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