Bio: From the run-down, urban, post-industrial battered shell of Norristown, by the banks of the eroded, seeping, sludge-caked Schuylkill River, emerged Naked Twister – one of Philadelphia’s most original, energetic rock banks of the late 1980s and early ‘90s.
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“PHILLY SHOWCASE '89 SOUNDS LIKE A WINNER Three-band concert "showcases" have become a weekly phenomenon in this town... But the Philadelphia Music Foundation's 3 nights of Showcase '89... are a different beast entirely, restoring meaning to the name "showcase." For one thing, ...bands performing under this bright spotlight have all gotten there the hard way, earning their exposure competitively on musical merit. Tonight's show at J.C. Dobbs features ... alternate rock of Naked Twister... paired down from 200 entry tapes submitted for approval to the Philadelphia Music Foundation. A semi-finalist grouping of 60 tapes was then judged in a "blindfold" test by area music promoters and fans... Showcase '89 will live up to its name by playing for music industry professionals... Representatives of more than 20 record labels will be hovering each night at the clubs, seriously checking out the offerings, looking for the next big thing to break out of Philadelphia...”