>>>8/1/2023 - For the Ball's 35th anniversary the band is heading out in Sept. for a Souuthland road trip culminating in a perfromance at the Souther Surf StompFest in Atlanta on 9/30. With Nelson Bragg (Brian Wilson Band) on drums and Dave Provost (Carla Olsen, Davie Allan & Arrows) on bass - the band is gonna burn it down real good!

 >>> 8/1/2022 - In addition to Mike Vernon's other projects, he is debuting  a new band, The Mid-Centurions.  Mid-Century exotica, Hawaiin, bossa nova, surf noir and evocative  instrumentals are the calling cards of this unique new combo. The band performs every Thursday at Lani Kai Tiki Lounge in beautiful San Marcos, Texas.