with Special Guest : Emilio Cuesta
Saturday, Nov 11 2023
Show 8pm | DOORS AT 7pm
On November 11, 2023 The Bogmen record release party will be at The Paramount, Huntington. My Kingdom, has everything fans of The Bogmen love about them, it is melody driven, poetic and seamlessly goes from sounding old-timey and rootsy to orchestrated and electronic, Americana with an ethnic flare, lyrical themes of grief, love, rebirth and transcendence through imagination, populated by old friends, animals and colorful mythological characters yet intensely personal so people can relate to it. The Bogmen have stood the test of time. After touring the U.S. extensively for seven years and releasing two albums on Arista Records - LIfe Begins At 40,000,000 produced by Jerry Harrison of Talking Heads and Closed Captioned Radio (Godfrey Diamond, Bill Laswell), the band had a dramatic break up in ‘99. It was thought the band would never play together again but the horrifying events of 9/11, which claimed the life of keyboardist....
with Special Guest :
The mix between John Mayer and a stepped on tab of LSD – QUESTA is the stage name for New York City subway rat Emilio Cuesta. Hailing from a background in the visual arts, the music of QUESTA blends catchy melodies to esoteric, visual lyrics in painting a dreamy, cinematic soundscape with themes pertaining to family, love, and the universe.
QUESTA seeks to tell strange yet accessible stories through his songs with a dark undertone, that range from whimsical journeys to earnest, emotional ballads. Emilio is also an actor, and this is illustrated through a truly legendary stage presence, characterized by compelling performances and acting out the soul of each song he writes.