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

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

  • 1/2 Pint Jones
  • 2 Live Crew
  • 67 South Band
  • 8 Stories High
  • A Dying Age Band
  • ASSJACK
  • Aaron Berrymen
  • About the Fire
  • Absolute Zero
  • Accordian Man Jason Webley
  • Action Jaxson
  • Adam Crowley & the Beatcatcher
  • Adam Hall
  • Adam Weber
  • Angels of Meth
  • The Annex
  • Antagonists
  • Anthony Ellison
  • Anthony Scroggins
  • Aphelion
  • The Ark Band
  • Arrah and the Ferns
  • Art Vandelay
  • Artificial Limbs
  • Artka
  • Atta Boys
  • Austin Attlebury
  • Austin Bridges
  • Awesome Cool Dudes
  • Axil Grease and the Hubcaps
  • Ball State Jazz Ensemble
  • Barry Dingmen
  • The Bashville Boys
  • The Beat is Back
  • Belle Ends
  • Benjamin Bush
  • Beth Leavell
  • Big Bang Static
  • Big Mick
  • Big Mother Earf
  • Black Cloud Theory
  • Black Sheep
  • Blackstone Cherry
  • 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
  • Brazil
  • Brian Belle
  • Brian Peppers Good Times Van
  • Brian Smith&Kai&John
  • Brittany Kusserow
  • Bryce Taylor
  • Buck Creek Ramblers
  • Bump
  • Buzzkills
  • Carl Marx
  • Carl Storie
  • Carmine Appice
  • Carrie Lyndon
  • Casanova Dega
  • Cassius
  • Castle Oldchair
  • Catch Curtis
  • Ceiling Star
  • Centerline
  • Central Indiana All Stars
  • Champagne Romeo
  • Charlie Don't Surf
  • Chester Brown
  • Chet O'Keefe & the Farmer's Co-op
  • Chim-Pwank
  • CoTTon MouFF
  • Coitus
  • Comely Misfit
  • The Common
  • Confederate Railroad
  • Consume the Eyes
  • Cook and Belle
  • Cordova
  • Cornmeal
  • Cory Hill Band
  • Cory Matters
  • Cosmic Railroad
  • The Count Downs
  • Covert Operations
  • Craig Furnivall
  • Crazy Larry
  • Crazy Larry and the Dead Blues Band
  • Creeping Charli & the Boneyard Orchestra
  • Cursed for Manners
  • Cynergist
  • DJ Bee Ryan
  • DJ Decibel
  • DJ Fate
  • DJ Monk
  • 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
  • Deon and the Delphonics
  • Derreck Howard
  • Descender
  • Devil to Pay
  • Devil's Brew
  • Dickie Haydon
  • The Diggity
  • Dog and the Boss
  • Dr. Otter
  • Dre
  • Drew Mowell
  • Drunk Bunch
  • Drunken Deacons and the Fuglees
  • Dustin Vance
  • The Dusty Miller Band
  • Dyngyr
  • E N 2
  • Easy Leis
  • Eddy Shaw
  • The Elms
  • The Embraceables
  • Embryonic Fluid
  • Emerson Rose
  • Emitter
  • The Endies
  • Eumatic
  • Euphonic Brew
  • Everthus the Deadbeats
  • Everybody Else
  • Everything, Now!
  • Extra Blue Kind
  • Fainting Goats
  • Fiddleworms
  • Flip City
  • Flipside
  • Flynnville Train
  • Fox
  • Freeze
  • Fresh Hops
  • Frisbee
  • Fulton's Folley
  • Funk of 40,000 Years
  • Funkshoe
  • G-Force Blues Band
  • The G.O.A.T.
  • Gabe Vitek & the Ivory
  • Gambling Christmas
  • Gary's Kitchen
  • Gert Jaxon
  • Gibson Brothers
  • Give Me War
  • Golden Eye
  • The Good Buzz
  • Good Jackson
  • Governor Davis and the Blues Ambassadors
  • Grampall Jookabox
  • The Grand United
  • Gravity Wagon
  • Green Suga
  • Griffy Rhodes
  • Groovatron
  • Hallow Ground
  • Hank Williams III
  • Harley Poe
  • Healing Cain
  • Healing Sixes
  • The Help
  • Hip Hop Anonymous
  • Hladek Brown Ale
  • Hollis Mason
  • Homeless
  • The Honeybear Wild
  • Hooligan
  • Hooligans
  • The Horned Toads
  • House of Ghost
  • Hypnocinema
  • IFAnything
  • Impromptu Gazoo
  • Insomnia
  • Interphase
  • Ipso Schizo
  • Jack of Suede
  • Jackola
  • Jake Hendershot
  • James Brown Car Alarm
  • Jamie Owens
  • Jassy Grazz
  • JassyGrazz
  • Jennie DeVoe
  • Jer Gregg
  • Jerk Alert!
  • Jimmy Ryser
  • Joan Hamilton Band
  • Joe Hart and Lani Williams
  • Joe Hladek
  • John Allen
  • Johnny B
  • Johnny Johnny
  • Jonas
  • Justify
  • Kai Funk
  • Kazuki
  • Kentucky Headhunters
  • Kevin Hiatt
  • Kevin McCarthy
  • Kim Archer
  • 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
  • Lydia Moore
  • M.S.G.
  • MC Sparkplug
  • MVL
  • Mad Anthony
  • Mad Cow Boys
  • Mad Minute
  • Maggie Kubley
  • Malachi
  • Mantis
  • Margot & the Nuclear So & So's
  • Mark Tester
  • Mars on the Moon
  • Matt Ruddick
  • Maybe?
  • Mediocre
  • 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
  • The Miller Twins
  • Minus-1 and the Weeds
  • Misery Theory
  • Missing Mercer
  • Modoc
  • Mother 6-Gun
  • The Motherheads
  • Mr. Wrong and the Rights
  • Mud Eye Joe
  • Mudkids
  • Murder Junkies
  • Murder by Death
  • Muzaic
  • My-tosis
  • Myles Ogea
  • Mystery School
  • NYST
  • Nancy Boys
  • Nate McClements
  • Nathan Fox Trio
  • Nathan Reese
  • Near Fatal Fall
  • Nein Point Sicks
  • 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
  • Old School Soldier
  • Omission
  • On the Brink
  • One Found
  • One Piece Suit
  • Orange Opera
  • Ossie Dellimore
  • The Others
  • PMG
  • Pappa Jazz
  • Pat Flaherty and Kit Malone
  • Paula Monsalve
  • Paula Owen
  • Peal
  • Penrod
  • Pensive
  • Permacrush
  • Pete Francis
  • Peterson, Simmons, & Dunn
  • Phantom Watson
  • Pheen
  • The Phil Dunn Rhythm and Blues Revue
  • Pierce Duncan Band
  • Pinkeye D'Gekko
  • Planetary Blues
  • Pleas
  • Portrait in Sound
  • Pray For Mojo
  • Preacher Band
  • Public Review
  • The Public Review
  • Rachle
  • Rainbow Girl Drag Review
  • Red Asphalt
  • 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
  • Rustic Roots
  • Ryan Caudill and Crossroads
  • Sam Cook
  • Samesoul
  • The Sass
  • Seamstress Scavengers
  • Secrets Between Sailors
  • Section 8 Circus
  • Semantics
  • Sfumato
  • Sgt. Schepper
  • Shadyside Allstars
  • Shaggy Wonda
  • Shane Brown
  • Shinky
  • Shoeshine Joe & the Muddy Souls
  • Shooter Jennings
  • Shotgun Scooter
  • Side Street Boulevard
  • Silver Dollar Family Band
  • The Singles
  • Six String Splint
  • Sleepwater Canyon Band
  • Slej-Sledge
  • Slow Mary
  • Slugs
  • Snake Charmers
  • Snuck-A-Foo
  • Soap
  • Sofa Kings
  • Soloman Grundy
  • Soraia
  • Souled Out
  • The Sound
  • Soundcrimes
  • South Madison
  • Special Ed & the Short Bus
  • Spill
  • Spiritual Rez
  • Spitshine
  • The Spitshine
  • Split Endz
  • Stan Garrison
  • The State
  • Static Tension
  • Steely James
  • Stephen Cochran
  • Stereo Deluxe
  • Stomping Ground
  • Strangely Human
  • Strawberry Larry
  • Street Funk Symphony
  • Sulentic Brothers
  • Surface
  • Surreal
  • Swati
  • Sweet Japonic
  • Tantrum
  • Tax Brandywine
  • Tea & Sympathy
  • Teddy Patterson and Dyverse
  • Tempest
  • The Terrors
  • Third Cycle Chaos
  • This Story
  • Those Poor Bastards
  • Three Cents Short
  • Tim Sukits
  • Tim and Betty Resler
  • Todd Berry
  • Tom Wilke
  • Tonal Caravan
  • Tony Z
  • The Tossers
  • Transient Frank
  • Traveler
  • Treologic
  • The Truth
  • Ultraviolet Hippopotamus
  • Unknown Hinson
  • VI
  • Vegitation
  • Vintage Porno
  • Vinyl Groove
  • Virgin Millionaires
  • Voltaire
  • The Wake
  • Walking Catfish
  • We're History Now
  • What She Said
  • When, Not If
  • Wild Ones
  • Wild Trees
  • Winds of Thor
  • Wooden Boxes
  • 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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