Danny Methric (guitar, vocals)
Tony De Nardo (bass, backing vocals)
Matt Rost (drums)
The Muggs were formed in Feb. 2000. After having enough original
material by October 2000, they cut a 4-song demo. The Hamtramck Blowout on March, 2001 gave the band a lot of notice.
From March until September the band was on a roll gaining
fans as well as writing more songs. On Sept. 4th
2001, Tony, the Muggs bass player had a stroke.
While Tony was recovering, Danny and Matt were in
several bands including the Paybacks (Danny is currently
still in the band), the Go, the Kingsnakes, Over Under
Sideways Down (Danny and Matt are both currently in the band), and
Though still not fully recovered, Tony has learned his
bass lines on the fender rhodes piano until he gains
the use of his arm/hand back. In case anyone is
wondering, the rhodes has a great bass tone to do the
The Mussel Beach Music Festival show is the first gig in almost exactly 2 yrs. where
the Muggs will be performing.