Sunday Stories: “Verga Disaster”

Verga Disaster by Michael T. Fournier The end started when Addie Pocene stopped playing guitar mid-song. It was hard for Verga Disaster to see all the way across the Boston stage– the harsh theater spotlights rendered Addie a silhouette. Before this tour, supporting Festival of Hamburgers, their band Greenspan drew maybe twenty people per show, graduating in a few towns from basement parties to dingy bars with stages jammed into far corners.

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