Some Pats on the Back!


This blog has been getting more traffic each and every day and that is awesome; thanks to everyone who comes to read Geek Alabama!  I started my trip down blogger road last August under the name Young’s Blog.  And on April 1st I decided I needed a new name so this blog is now known as Geek Alabama.  And lately I have gotten some great responses from people I have covered on Geek Alabama.

First the TV promotion from ABC 33/40 and the show Focus@4.  I think they will be coming back out soon!  I even got a e-mail from a Fox 6 anchor saying they love my blog!  So I wonder where I will end up on TV next?

Check out what Bob Zany sent in the mail!

And Matthew Lumpkin sent me a cool message on Facebook!

Hey man, Thanks so much for the write up on our show from Friday. I am glad you enjoyed it, and really appreciate you spreading the word bout it and pushing our website. It means a lot to see someone promoting for us. Thanks for coming out and it was great to meet you. – Matthew

And a few weeks ago Connie Schultz promoted my blog post about her trip to Alabama on her social media accounts and I had around 800 views in one day!  Geek Alabama is all about talking about and covering the events in NE Alabama and NW Georgia.  You know the events the blogs and websites in Atlanta and Birmingham will never talk about.  I am excited about the future of Geek Alabama.  And I am hoping I can start doing giveaways and new topics but someone needs to hire me!  Thank you all for reading Geek Alabama!

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Comedy Night At Heroes American Grille


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Well we got a break in the severe weather and in the job searching to go to Heroes American Grille to see Bob Zany and Donnie Baker perform to a great crowd.  The two guys were very good and did a lot of interactions with the audience.  Of course their stand-up comedy routines were great as well.  This was the first time I ever went to Heroes American Grille near Jacksonville, AL.  The restaurant has a huge bar and a separate area for bands and people to perform.  And the food was very good.

The burger and fries was very good and I would come back to Heroes just for the food.  First up was Chris Wright from Rock 105.9 / Rock 98.3.  Then he introduced Bob Zany to the crowd.  He included a lot of audience interaction in his routine which I liked.  He did a very good comedy routine.

Then it was Ronnie Baker’s turn.  He really does a good routine when he has a good beer.

I really did enjoy both performers and I hope this is the beginning in more talent visiting this area.  The next comedy show coming to Heroes is on April 6th when Matthew Lumpkin and Patrick Jolle will perform.  Go to http://www.rock1059.net for ticket info.