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The Big Strong Men

The Big Strong Men

Rock Minneapolis, MN  US
Can't Keep My Guard Up
Can't Keep My Guard Up
Don't Give Me a Menthol Cigarette
Don't Give Me a Menthol Cigarette
Don't Go Too Far
Don't Go Too Far


The Big Strong Men - Don't Go Too Far


  • Fri

    Apr 17

    St Paul, MN, US | 9:00pm

    A live music showdown between the soaring solos and tight synths of the 80s (The Big Strong Men) and the great and gaudy of the 90s (You Oughta Know). Two rounds of each decade to determine who is top dog. Wear your dance pants.

  • 2011

    Oct 29

    Madison, WI, US | 8:00pm
  • 2011

    Oct 28

    Chicago, IL, US | 10:00pm

    The Big Strong Men descend upon Chicago with talons outstretched. Free show with Cousin Dud and Mawrcrest. Download The Big Strong Men's debut 7-song E.P. "Don't Go Too Far" for free: www.bigstrongmen.bandcamp.com

  • 2011

    Oct 27

    Chicago, IL, US | 9:00pm

    The Big Strong Men

  • 2011

    Oct 21

    Wausau, WI, US | 10:00pm



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Label: Yes Please Records

Manager: Brett Newski, Yes Please Media

Bio: The Big Strong Men from Minneapolis are Philly Williams (keyboards, lead vocals), Ben Greenwald (guitar, lead vocals), Joe Silberschmidt (drums, background vocals) and Jon Camp (bass). Ben and Philly grew up together. They write the songs. Their writing styles are different but related. Their sto...See Full Bio

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Nearly done recording our 2-song 7", new sounds en route!

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