Thanks for the Memories

Doc's Music Hall thanks you for 20 years of life, love, and music.
Its doors may be closed, but its spirit lives on throughout Muncie, IN.

Bands / Performers Who Have Performed At Doc's Music Hall

630 in total. Did we leave any out? Email graham@phantomwatson.com.

  • 1/2 Pint Jones
  • 2 Live Crew
  • 3rd Stone
  • 67 South Band
  • 8 Stories High
  • A Dying Age Band
  • ASSJACK
  • Aaron Berrymen
  • Aaron Craig
  • About the Fire
  • Absolute Zero
  • Accordian Man Jason Webley
  • Acid Green
  • Action Jaxson
  • Adam Crowley & the Beatcatcher
  • Adam Hall
  • Adam Weber
  • Ampheon
  • Anal Cunt
  • Angels of Meth
  • The Annex
  • Antagonists
  • Anthony Ellison
  • Anthony Scroggins
  • Apathy Wizards
  • Aphelion
  • The Ark Band
  • Arrah and the Ferns
  • Art Adams Band
  • Art Vandelay
  • Artificial Limbs
  • Artka
  • Ashley Gray Thomas
  • Ataris
  • Atta Boys
  • Austin Attlebury
  • Austin Bridges
  • the Automatics
  • Avail
  • Avalava
  • Awesome Cool Dudes
  • Axil Grease and the Hubcaps
  • Ball State Jazz Ensemble
  • Barry Dingmen
  • The Bashville Boys
  • Battery
  • The Beat is Back
  • The Belle Ends
  • Benjamin Bush
  • Beth Leavell
  • Big Bang Static
  • Big MF Stick
  • Big Mick
  • Big Mother Earf
  • Black Cloud Theory
  • Black Label Band
  • Black Sheep
  • Black Wall
  • Blackstone Cherry
  • Blue Moon Soup
  • Blues Funk Project
  • Bob Eichhorn Band
  • Bobaflex
  • Bogardus
  • Boho Paisley
  • Boka
  • Bone Tosser
  • The Bones Brothers
  • The Bonesetters
  • Boogie Matrix
  • Boot Legged
  • Borrow Tomorrow
  • Boulder Acoustic Society
  • Bourbon Brothers
  • Brazil
  • Brian Belle
  • Brian Peppers Good Times Van
  • Brian Smith&Kai&John
  • Brittany Kusserow
  • Broken Season
  • Bruized
  • Bryce Taylor
  • Buck Creek Ramblers
  • Buddy Womack
  • Bump
  • Buzzkills
  • Carl Marx
  • Carl Storie
  • Carmine Appice
  • Carrie Lyndon
  • Casanova Dega
  • Cassius
  • Castle Oldchair
  • The Castrati
  • Catch Curtis
  • Ceiling Star
  • Centerline
  • Central Indiana All Stars
  • Chalk Circle
  • Champagne Romeo
  • Charlie Don't Surf
  • Chester Brown
  • Chet O'Keefe & the Farmer's Co-op
  • Chim-Pwank
  • Cinda Williams
  • Circle Limit 4
  • Circle Limit IV
  • CoTTon MouFF
  • Coitus
  • Comely Misfit
  • The Common
  • Concrete Sledge
  • Confederate Railroad
  • Consume the Eyes
  • Cook and Belle
  • Cordova
  • Cornmeal
  • Cory Hill Band
  • Cory Matters
  • Cosmic Railroad
  • The Count Downs
  • Covert Operations
  • Cowboy Angels
  • Craig Furnivall
  • Crazy Larry and the Dead Blues Band
  • Crazy Train
  • Creeping Charli & the Boneyard Orchestra
  • Cross That Line
  • Cursed for Manners
  • Custom Floor
  • Cynda Williams
  • Cynergist
  • DJ Bee Ryan
  • DJ Darkside
  • DJ Decibel
  • DJ Fate
  • DJ Monk
  • DJ Sandman
  • DJ Turtle
  • Dalaid
  • Dan Seymour
  • Dan Tedesco
  • Dangerfield
  • Daphne Willis & Co.
  • The Dapper
  • Dark House Sweet
  • Dave Bennett
  • Dave Elwert
  • The Dave Helms Project
  • David Allan Coe
  • David Costa
  • Dead End Drive In
  • Defined Perception
  • The Deity
  • Deon and the Delphonics
  • Derreck Howard
  • Descender
  • Devil to Pay
  • Devil's Brew
  • Dickie Haydon
  • The Diggity
  • Dizeazed
  • Dog and the Boss
  • Don's Ex Girlfriend
  • Downstait
  • Dr. Otter
  • Dre
  • Drew Mowell
  • Drunk Bunch
  • Drunken Deacons and the Fuglees
  • Dry Rhythm Caustic
  • Duke Tomato
  • Dustin Vance
  • The Dusty Miller Band
  • Dyngyr
  • E N 2
  • Easy Leis
  • The Easy Leis
  • Eddy Shaw
  • The Electric Hellfire Club
  • The Elixers
  • The Elms
  • The Embraceables
  • Embryonic Fluid
  • Emerson Rose
  • Emitter
  • The Endies
  • Eumatik
  • Euphonic Brew
  • Everthus the Deadbeats
  • Everybody Else
  • Everything, Now!
  • The Evil Side of Math
  • Extra Blue Kind
  • F.O.N
  • The Fabulous Miss Wendy
  • Fabulous Whack Daddies
  • Face-to-Face
  • Fainting Goats
  • Fiddleworms
  • Fire In The Asylum
  • Flip City
  • Flipside
  • Fly Socket
  • Flynnville Train
  • Fossil Generation
  • Fox
  • Freddie Bunz
  • Freeze
  • Fresh Hops
  • Fresh Juice
  • Frisbee
  • Fulton's Folly
  • Funk of 40,000 Years
  • Funkshoe
  • Furious George
  • G-Force Blues Band
  • The G.O.A.T.
  • Gabe Vitek & the Ivory
  • Gambling Christmas
  • Gary's Kitchen
  • Gert Jaxon
  • Get 'em Steve Dave
  • Ghotifish
  • Gibson Brothers
  • Give Me War
  • Glostik Willy
  • The GoGoRays
  • Godhead Silo
  • Golden Eye
  • The Good Buzz
  • Good Jackson
  • Governor Davis and the Blues Ambassadors
  • Grampall Jookabox
  • The Grand United
  • Grave Robber
  • Gravity Wagon
  • Green
  • Green Suga
  • Grey Granite
  • Griffy Rhodes
  • Groovatron
  • Gunmetal Blue
  • Gutterbone
  • Gypsy Harbor
  • Hadassah Wax
  • Hallow Ground
  • Hand of Tragedy
  • Hank Williams III
  • Harley Poe
  • Healing Cain
  • Healing Sixes
  • Hellwinkle
  • The Help
  • Highway 66
  • Hip Hop Anonymous
  • Hladek Brown Ale
  • Hollis Mason
  • Homeless
  • The Honeybear Wild
  • The Honorable Discharge
  • Hooligan
  • Hooligans
  • The Horned Toads
  • House of Ghost
  • Human Disorder
  • Hypnocinema
  • IFAnything
  • Impromptu Gazoo
  • Insomnia
  • Inspector 7
  • Interphase
  • Ipso Schizo
  • JT Hawk
  • JT Sifuentes
  • Jack of Suede
  • Jackola
  • Jake Hendershot
  • James Brown Car Alarm
  • Jamie Owens
  • Jarfist
  • Jason Franklin
  • Jassy Grazz
  • JassyGrazz
  • Jazz Tonight
  • Jennie DeVoe
  • Jer Gregg
  • Jerk Alert!
  • Jimmy Ryser
  • Joan Hamilton Band
  • Joe Christ
  • Joe Hart and Lani Williams
  • Joe Hladek
  • John Allen
  • John Frees
  • Johnny B
  • Johnny Johnny
  • Johnny Socko
  • Jonas
  • Justify
  • Kai Funk
  • Kazuki
  • Kentucky Headhunters
  • Kevin Hiatt
  • Kevin McCarthy
  • Kim Archer
  • Kindred Soul
  • Kinn Pholk
  • Knote a Klue
  • Know More Robots
  • Kool Katz
  • Kramus
  • Krescent 4
  • Kutt Throatz
  • Lady Moon
  • Lady Moon and the Chasers
  • Ladymoon
  • Laid to Waste
  • Land of Atlantis
  • Langston McHughs
  • The Last Domino
  • Legbone
  • Legion
  • Lemon T
  • Lenen Nicola
  • Leviathan Rising
  • Little Voice
  • Little Wing with Allen Rhodes
  • Long Distance Affair
  • Long Plastic Hallway
  • Loose Cannon
  • Losing September
  • Low Budgets
  • Luke Crawley
  • Lung
  • Lydia Moore
  • M.S.G.
  • MC Sparkplug
  • MG and the Gas City Three
  • MVL
  • Maax
  • Mad Anthony
  • Mad Cow Boys
  • Mad Minute
  • Maggie Kubley
  • Malachi
  • Man Made Machine
  • Man With a Gun
  • Mantis
  • Margot & the Nuclear So & So's
  • Mark Tester
  • Mars or the Moon
  • Matt Ruddick
  • Maybe?
  • Mediocre
  • Megan Maudlin
  • Melmak Shire Groove
  • Mental Afro
  • Merc Versus
  • Mic Sol
  • Micah Dalton
  • Michael Kelsey
  • The Michael Martin Band
  • Michael Rambler
  • Michael Warner
  • Midwest Hype
  • Mike Feeney
  • Mike Martin and Friends (Skeleton Crew)
  • Mike Milligan and Steam Shovel
  • Mikey
  • Mikial Robertson
  • The Miller Twins
  • Millions and Millions of Vitamins
  • Minus-1 and the Weeds
  • Misery Theory
  • Missing Mercer
  • Modoc
  • Molasses Onassis
  • The Monks of Tibet
  • Monosplat 7
  • Moondogs
  • Morsel
  • Mother 6-Gun
  • The Motherheads
  • Mr. Presto
  • Mr. Wrong and the Rights
  • Mud Eye Joe
  • Mudkids
  • Murder Junkies
  • Murder by Death
  • Muzaic
  • My-tosis
  • Mygoal Faster
  • Myles Ogea
  • Mystery School
  • NYST
  • Nancy Boys
  • Nate McClements
  • Nathan Fox Trio
  • Nathan Reese
  • Near Fatal Fall
  • Necrophagous
  • Nein Point Sicks
  • Neurotic Box
  • The New Buck Creek Ramblers
  • Nezera
  • Ninepin
  • No Exit
  • No Heroics
  • Nocturna
  • Nomadic
  • North Indiana Allstars
  • Northern Kind
  • Nyx Redemption
  • Oblique
  • Obsequies for Juliet
  • Obsessed
  • Odd Man Out with Cory Hill
  • Odious
  • Oedipus
  • Of Creations
  • Old School Soldier
  • Omission
  • On the Brink
  • One Found
  • One Piece Suit
  • One Side Later
  • Orange Opera
  • Orion Nothnagel
  • Ossie Dellimore
  • The Others
  • Otherwise
  • PMG
  • Pappa Jazz
  • Pat Flaherty and Kit Malone
  • Paula Monsalve
  • Paula Owen
  • Peal
  • PeanutButter Headphones
  • Penrod
  • Pensive
  • Permacrush
  • Pete Francis
  • Peterson, Simmons, & Dunn
  • Phantom Watson
  • Pheen
  • Phil Dunn
  • The Phil Dunn Rhythm and Blues Revue
  • Pierce Duncan Band
  • Pinkeye D'Gekko
  • Plaid Retina
  • Planetary Blues
  • Pleas
  • Pony Pants
  • Pop Evil
  • Portrait in Sound
  • Pray For Mojo
  • Preacher Band
  • The Pub Cigs
  • Public Review
  • The Public Review
  • The Queers
  • Quintron
  • Rachle
  • Rainbow Girl Drag Review
  • The Readymen
  • Red Asphalt
  • Red Clay Pigeons
  • Red Horse
  • Red Light Remedy
  • Red Queen Hypothesis
  • Red Rubys
  • Redic-U-lishous
  • Rediculicious
  • Rehab
  • Relic
  • The Retreads
  • Revelation 13
  • Reverend Horton Heat
  • The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band
  • Rhymes With Orange
  • Ric Dwenger
  • Rich Hardesty
  • Richard Julian
  • Richard Thorne
  • The Right Brothers
  • Rikets with Terminal Stigma
  • Riverfront
  • Roadside Zoo
  • Rob Longstreet
  • Robert & Chris
  • Robert Wayne Amick
  • Roots of Creation
  • Ross Hammon Trio
  • Ross Locke Band
  • Ruined for Life
  • Rusted Kage
  • Rustic Roots
  • Ryan Caudill and Crossroads
  • Salaam
  • Sam Cook
  • Samesoul
  • Sarkoma
  • The Sass
  • Satanic Mechanics
  • Seamstress Scavengers
  • Secrets Between Sailors
  • Section 8 Circus
  • Semantics
  • Sfumato
  • Sgt. Schepper
  • Shadyside Allstars
  • Shaggy Wonda
  • Shane Brown
  • Shellac
  • Shinky
  • Shoeshine Joe & the Muddy Souls
  • Shooter Jennings
  • Shotgun Scooter
  • Side Street Boulevard
  • Silver Dollar Family Band
  • Silverfish
  • Simon Barr Sinister
  • The Singles
  • Sinners Among Saints
  • Six String Splint
  • Sleepwater Canyon Band
  • Slej-Sledge
  • Sloth Pop
  • Slow Mary
  • Sludge Factory
  • Slugs
  • Snake Charmers
  • Snuck-A-Foo
  • So Sayeth
  • Soap
  • Sofa Kings
  • Soilent Green
  • Solifidian
  • Solumun Grundy
  • Sonny Yingst Band
  • Sons of Regret
  • Soraia
  • Souled Out
  • The Sound
  • Soundcrimes
  • South Madison
  • The Southern Rock All Stars
  • Special Ed & the Short Bus
  • Spill
  • Spiritual Rez
  • Spitshine
  • The Spitshine
  • Split Endz
  • Spunkmeyer
  • Squirtgun
  • Stan Garrison
  • The State
  • Static Tension
  • Steely James
  • Stephen Cochran
  • Stepson
  • Stereo Deluxe
  • Stomping Ground
  • Stone Messiah
  • Strangely Human
  • Strawberry Larry
  • Street Funk Symphony
  • The Stuttering Ducks
  • Sulentic Brothers
  • Supersuckers
  • Surface
  • Surreal
  • Swati
  • Sweet Japonic
  • Taliesin
  • Tantrum
  • Tar
  • Tax Brandywine
  • Tea & Sympathy
  • Teddy Patterson and Dyverse
  • Tempest
  • Ten High Travelers
  • The Terrors
  • These Autumn Nights
  • Third Cycle Chaos
  • This Story
  • Those Poor Bastards
  • Three Cents Short
  • Tim Carney
  • Tim Sukits
  • Tim and Betty Resler
  • Tiny Human Creature
  • Todd Berry
  • Tom Wilke
  • Tonal Caravan
  • Tony Z
  • Torchlight Theatre Company
  • The Tossers
  • Transient Frank
  • Traveler
  • Treologic
  • The Truth
  • US Bombs
  • Ultraviolet Hippopotamus
  • The Uninvited
  • Union
  • Unknown Hinson
  • VI
  • Vacation Club
  • Vampire Lezbos
  • Vegitation
  • Vintage Porno
  • Vinyl Groove
  • Virgin Millionaires
  • Voltaire
  • The Voodoo Godz
  • The Wake
  • Walking Catfish
  • We're History Now
  • Webcam Teenz
  • What She Said
  • When, Not If
  • Wild Ones
  • Wild Trees
  • Winds of Thor
  • Wooden Boxes
  • Woodlands
  • Xero Sum
  • Zach Harris

The True-Life Adventures of Captain Wa Wah

Dr. John "Doc" Peterson wrote a book about his life, covering the music of the 60s, playing keyboards in an almost-made-it band, recording at the Old Chess Studios and Universal Studios in Chicago, opening for Sonny and Cher, the Beach Boys, and the Doors...Vietnam, the Chicago 7 trial, the Civil Rights Movement, Watergate, Patty Hearst and the SLA, the Maharishi, the Nuclear Freeze Movement, Women's Liberation, Orville K. Snav, and finally Doc's Music Hall.

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Giving up the Ghosts

Giving up the Ghosts: Closing Time At Doc's Music Hall is Robert Mugge's forthcoming feature-length music documentary about doctor and musician Dr. John Peterson and the music and arts venue that he owned and helped operate in downtown Muncie, Indiana from 1992 to 2012.

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