Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Tour Bands Spice Up Club Scene.

Byline: Michael Koster For the Journal

*Colorado, New Orleans groups in city this week

Bigger bands get the press, but it's often struggling upstarts or midlevel performers on tour who make up the bulk of most club shows. This week two somewhat interesting bands 34 Satellite and the B-Goes both of which fly far below the media radar, hit Santa Fe.

34 Satellite, led by Colorado vocalist/guitarist/songwriter Marc Benning, play Radio Free Santa Fe's (98.1 FM) Fifth Anniversary Listener Appreciation Party at the Paramount tonight.

34 Satellite packs a Replacements-heavy vibe, from the garage-pop-rock arrangements right down to Benning's gruff voice, which falls somewhere between Paul Westerberg and Jakob Dylan on the vocal scale. …

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