No musical phenomenon was more short-lived than the Deadlines.
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Created in the late 90’s during a creative explosion in the web support world, this small Colorado band made local waves felt as far as Redmond, WA. Lead guitarist Brian Sunde, famed for his perennial rejoinder – ‘What the…?’ remains active in local venues but visibly cringes when asked about his experiences with the band. Rhythm and lead guitarist Mike ‘Monseignor’ Hall (a favorite of the groupies) disappeared on the island of Bimini and aside from a tattered speedo, has never been seen since. Rumors abound. Vocalist M. Douglas ‘Big Mac Daddy’ Wray came closest to real fame when a six-CD deal was inked with Virgin records – only to collapse amidst scandals involving a caffeine-abuse ring and a weight-loss clinic gone horribly wrong. He dropped out of the public eye and remains a recluse.