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Creem Circus with Paul Saint John & The Nighthawks

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Creem Circus with Paul Saint John & The Nighthawks
Creem Circus with Paul Saint John & The Nighthawks

Time & Location

Oct 21, 2023, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Glenside, 1 S Easton Rd, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

About the event

About the Artists

Creem Circus

It's probably the most glamtastic band to come out since BOWIE wiped the lightning bolt off his face. They are from Philadelphia, PA and Creem Circus is what they call themselves (after their two favorite 70's rock magazines, of course... but you knew that)!

Hear them and you will hear original tunes with riffs and choruses that rocket you back to 1974. See them and you will be blinded by the sequins glued to the sides of their homemade platform shoes and glitter bug-eyed glasses. Meet them and you will feel the inexplicable urge to run away with the Circus! The Creem Circus!!

But there's more!

Not only is lead guitarist Chris DiPinto a shed-induced riff crafter, he is also  a luthier and has his own guitar company: DiPinto Guitars! He has made guitars for many rock legends including Cheap Trick, The Cars, The White Stripes, Dick Dale, Los Straitjackets and even the late, great king of glam rock himself David Bowie! If you missed the glam rock train on its first trip round, don't worry, it's making another stop in your town...and it's called the Creem Circus!

Paul Saint John & The Nighthawks

Philadelphia based Award Winning Scottish Singer Songwriter Paul Saint John, whose highlights have included the Philadelphia Folk Festival, The New Jersey Folk Festival, Tri State Emerging Artist Showcases, In studio Radio performances, Songs played Nationally and internationally on syndicated radio, locally on WXPN 88.5FM, WSTW 93.7FM, WSMC 90.3FM, WNJR 91.7FM, prestigious opening slots for international artists including Al Stewart, Irish Mythen and many more. As a solo artist From 2013 - 2016 he released several singles, two EPs and the album Eleventeen.

Paul Saint John returned to music in 2020, joined by The Nighthawks, a sterling rhythm section of Brian Turner on drums and backing vocals, Bryan Quigley on Bass Guitar, and the multi instrumentalist Chris Palmer. Prior to the pandemic the band started playing Live shows, then the world stopped. The band remained busy, writing and recording. Paul Saint John and the Nighthawks released two EPs in 2020 - Whistles and Bells, and Green Lights. The band then released their debut Album - Sometimes Never Late, in September 2021. The band is currently recording new material for release in Spring of 2022.

About the Venue

Tickets are $15 in advance, $18 at the door, or $10 for children under 13 (cash or card). Advanced tickets are recommended! Visit for more information.

Doors Open at 7:30pm | Show begins at 8:00pm

The Royal's Health & Safety protocols can be found at:

DRINK: Our neighbors at The Ways Restaurant and Brewery have a bar set-up in the back of the venue and will be selling their delicious beer. BYO-Wine is allowed with a $5 corkage fee per person. No Hard Liquor or outside beer permitted.

FOOD: We sell small snacks at each event, but we are not a restaurant and do not have table service. We strongly recommend having dinner at The Ways Restaurant and Brewery beforehand and we do allow outside food in the venue if you wish to bring it in.

PARKING: Guests of The Royal are permitted to park in the parking lot of St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Enter the lot on Mt. Carmel Avenue, on the other side of Easton Road. Parking is available at the Glenside Train Station, but at your own risk as we are not associated or contracted with SEPTA. Street parking is also available.

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