Garage Rock, with Motor City roots and good time raucousness. A 4019 credit in legal talk is time off for good behavior. We all could use some "time off" for good behavior.
The Forty Nineteens can regularly be heard in Little Steven's Underground Garage Sirius XM, college and commercial radio. They've performed with X, Gin Blossoms, Robin Zander, The Alarm, The Fixx and others.
John Pozza: vocals / Chuck Gorian: guitar / Matt Colleran: guitar / Kevin Barber: bass / Nick Zeigler: drums
The band members learned their chops in LA performing at the legendary Raji's and Palomino Club, in the Cowpunk, Paisley Underground, Alt scenes. The Forty Nineteens continue this freewheeling spirit.
Matt (penned Don't Crash the Car Tonight) and Nick are former members of LA faves Mary's Danish. John performed with LA garage rockers The Leonards. They regularly played with The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Yo La Tengo, The Blasters, Redd Cross, Billy Bremner and countless others.
Shows and Festivals
Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival
Hamtramck MI Street Festival
Little Steven's Underground Garage Yankee Stadium Live Music Series
WDVE Pittsburgh's CoffeeHouse in studio concert series.
- COOLEST SONG IN THE WORLD: Little Steven's Underground Garage Sirius XM 21
- Drew Carey's FEB 20, 2019 Show, and video.
- Drew Carey's Valentine's Day Special in Little Steven's Underground Garage
- Drew Carey's January DOORS / FORTY NINETEENS on The Friday Night Freakout!
- Drew Carey's NEW YEARS BEST OF 2018 Edition of The Friday Night Freak Out
- Mighty Manfred's Mid Day Matinee Little Steven's Underground Garage
BEST OF 2017 WORT Madison WI Leopard Print Lounge
BEST of 2017 WQON MICHIGAN MUSIC UNCOVERED
BEST OF 2017 WMSE Milwaukee ZERO HOUR
TOP 20 PLASTICO ELASTICO in Spain
BEST OF 2017 WWUH with Howard Sterns buddy BRIAN BATTLES in The BATTLES ZONE
BEST OF 2017 SNAP CRACKLE POP!
VEGLAM: “And Such And Such” displays great songwriting skills from the start
Good Fortune up for a JAMMIES aka Album of the Year at WYCE Grand Rapids
GOLDMINE MAGAZINE: John Borack's Best of 2017
Best of 2017 @PowerPopNews
Included in David Bash International Pop Overthrow's top 125 of 2017
2017 Top 20 Plastico Elastico Spain
Boston Groupie News: No 1 in their top 10 new tracks!
The Soul of a Clown: "if you’re looking for an album to beat away the winter blues then this may be the one for you."
VEGLAM: “And Such And Such” displays great songwriting skills from the start and reminds me a bit of...
Best of 2017 in The Leopard Print Lounge WORT Madison WI
# 3 on WMBR MIT Cambridge Weekly Rock Report
Boston Groupie News: "And Such and Such" - "One of those pop tunes you want to play over and over."
Ratboy '69: Good Fortune is their 4th release and best so far. (Belgium)
Powerpop News: a psyche-pop feel reminiscent of Revolver era Beatles.
Crush Em HI-Fi : A blend of Dramarama, Elvis Costello, Smithereens (Brazil)
OpinionNation: it is hard not to tap your foot and just smile as you listen to the music.
This is Rock N Roll Radio with Dana and Carl.
Don Valentine: I Don't Hear a Single. "They know how to grab a riff and ram it home"
Sound Renaissance: "Another blast of gritty garage-punk..."
Independent Clauses: A big ol Rock n Roll song from the 60s
Powerpopaholic You can't go wrong with The Forty Nineteens
Poprock Record: Track Two Pillows: Great tune, killer arrangement, wonderful performance – I could go on.
1001 Records: #30 for October.
Press Enterprise article