M.I.R.V. and Cheap Trick LIVE @ The Warfield SF Nov. 22 2014



M.I.R.V. is a band based in the San Francisco, California, Bay Area. Founded in 1994, it initially consisted of the band's namesake guitarist and singer Marc "Mirv" Haggard, bassist Craig McFarland, drummer Jeff Gomes, and guitarist Bryan Kehoe. In 2001, Kehoe went on to form The Kehoe Nation and Spent Poets/Madame Blavatsky Overdrive singer Adam Gates joined in. Recently, the band has been playing shows as a 5-piece with Kehoe and Gates.

Their musical style is diverse, and includes elements of hard rock, heavy metal, funk, country, opera, experimental, electronica, and polka.

The band has toured worldwide with such acts as Jerry Cantrell, Fishbone, Primus and played with the likes of Cheap Trick and Run DMC.
The band's song "Monkey Boy" was featured in a Sega game console tv ad.