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Posted By Mr. Hand on December 29th, 2015

“Closing time, every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end…” Well friends, it has come time for us to turn out the lights. It has been an extraordinary 20 year run for this band. We are so thankful for the opportunities to perform at some incredible events and meet so many great people along [...]

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Posts Tagged ‘Second Start’

Your Love video

Posted By Mr. Hand on January 1st, 2014

“Josie’s on a vacation far away!” Don’t pretend you weren’t singing it as you read it.  Check out video of our cover of The Outfield’s classic 80′s hit from a recent show at the Phoenix Room @ The Depot in Norfolk, NE. A studio recorded version of this song also appears on our Second Start album.

Second Start video

Posted By Mr. Hand on January 1st, 2014

Here’s a video of us performing our song “Second Start” from a recent show at the Phoenix Room @ The Depot in Norfolk, NE. A studio recorded version of this song also appears on our Second Start album.

Digital album downloads on sale through December

Posted By Mr. Hand on December 2nd, 2013
Share the gift of rock & roll this Christmas! Or treat yourself! Digital album downloads of “Second Start“, “Simple Ways EP” and “Fueled by the View” have been reduced to $4.99 through our CD Baby Music Store through December. Use the links below to get started.
Mr. Hand: Second Start
Mr. Hand: Simple Ways E.P.
Mr. Hand: Fueled By the View
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New Release “Second Start Acoustic EP” Now Available For Free

Posted By Mr. Hand on November 13th, 2013

Download our new digital only release “Second Start Acoustic EP” for FREE through Noisetrade.com. Simply click on the “FREE DOWNLOAD” button above or listen to the tracks by clicking the play button!

In 2010 we released our 5th album “Second Start“. During the writing and recording process of that album we always felt that it would be interesting to record alternate “unplugged” versions. Now 3 years later we’re finally realizing that idea with 3 songs from that album! Initially we had planned to only make these recordings available as a limited release to members of our mailing list. But based on the response and support from our fans, we decided to release this digital EP to everyone for free through NoiseTrade.

Tracklist:
1. 20 More Ways
2. Second Start
3. New Fix

Included in this digital EP you’ll receive the 3 song files and artwork.

If you like what you hear, we encourage you to share these songs with friends. Thank you!

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Show Report: Divots Summerfest 2010

Posted By Mr. Hand on July 7th, 2010

We’re a little late with this report but better late than never! Summerfest this year was hot. I mean really hot. But it was totally awesome!

We were lucky enough to open the show again this year, for in our opinion the best lineup they’ve ever had – Rick Springfield, Loverboy, Night Ranger and the Rude Band. We kicked things off from the Jagermeister Stage shortly after the gates opened at 3pm and took all the sun could dish out with the 105° heat index during our set. Did I mention it was hot?

But we stood tall and rocked. The show also turned out to be the debut show for our new cd, Second Start. We finally had our finished cd’s in hand and played several songs from the cd, but most importantly we really appreciated the response from everyone who defied the heat to listen to us and buy a cd.

We have some great pictures to share…some good action shots during our set, one with the winner from our Summerfest ticket giveaway, and our friend Mike who met Rick Springfield after the show while wearing his Mr. Hand shirt proudly!

Thanks again to Shawn and the Divots staff as well as Dave and his Jagermeister Stage crew. It was a day we’ll never forget!

Get a FREE song from our new album!

Posted By Mr. Hand on June 23rd, 2010

Sign up for our email newsletter and get a free mp3 download of our new song 20 More Ways! We’re so excited about our new cd “Second Start” that we just have to share it with you!

The new cd will be available in a matter of days but you can get the first track on the album before everyone else by signing up for our monthly newsletter. We send out our newsletter each month giving you the latest Mr. Hand news and schedule updates. Here’s a sample of the newsletter. Sign up below or go here.

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Show Report: The Depot

Posted By Mr. Hand on June 17th, 2010

If there’s 2 things we can count on it’s that The Depot serves up killer Jagerbombs and our friends and fans in Norfolk always show up to party with Mr. Hand! It was a good time and a great way to kick off the summer portion of our schedule.

Thanks to all who came out…we can’t wait to return to Norfolk on June 26 for Summerfest at Divot’s when we will have our new CD, Second Start, available!

We have a winner!

Posted By Mr. Hand on June 8th, 2010

Brian Bellmer is the winner of our Mr. Hand Summerfest 2010 Concert Package!

Brian wins 2 GA adult tickets to the Summerfest 2010 concert on June 26th, 2 Mr. Hand t-shirts, autographed copies of our upcoming new album Second Start, Simple Ways EP and Fueled by the View cd’s, and an autographed 8×10 photo of the band.

Congrats to Brian and thank you to everyone who entered the contest! We hope to see you all at the Summerfest show when we open for Night Ranger, Loverboy and Rick Springfield…it’s going to be a great show!

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Show Report: The Phoenix Room

Posted By Mr. Hand on April 20th, 2010

Sometimes the last-minute, unexpected shows turn out to be the most memorable and fun. And that was the case at The Phoenix Room this last Saturday night.

As you may or may not know we had a show originally booked in Omaha that fell through, but thankfully our good friend Blake from The Phoenix Room invited us to play at his place in Norfolk. We were a little nervous about what kind of turnout we would get without being able to do much promotion, but we had a great group of die-hards show up and make the night a lot of fun!

Once again we played several of our new original songs – “The Color Blue,” “New Fix,” “On Your Own,” “Second Start,” and “20 More Ways.” We hit the studio in just under 2 weeks, so you can expect to hear these songs more and more at upcoming shows and throughout the summer shows as well!

Now on to the photos from The Phoenix Room…

Show Report: Rhonda’s Speakeasy

Posted By Mr. Hand on April 8th, 2010

A return visit to Rhonda’s Speakeasy was in order. It had been a couple months, but playing there never felt so good. We were able to debut a few more original songs including “The Color Blue,” “Someone New,” “Second Start,” and ” New Fix.” We’re eager to get these new songs recorded but it was great being able to share them with our Sioux City friends.

All in all it was a very good weekend, we really appreciate everyone that made it out to party with us. We can’t wait to do it again! In fact, we won’t have to wait too long as we’ll be back at Rhonda’s on May 14th & 15th. Mark your calendars now!