Ahab/Rehab in full flight at Palladino's, Reseda, Calif. May 3, 3013: oldskool repertoire with energized conviction played with facile expertise. They cherry-pick unusual tracks by mutual favorites. You've never heard a cover of Bad Co.'s "Gone, Gone, Gone" sound so fresh yet arena-heavy in a club like Palladino's!
Ahab/Rehab are guitarists Apache (formerly of Little Caesar and the Etta James Band,) and Jim Altman (sporting glasses,) bassist Clackers Kay and drummer ToneDog a.k.a Tony Matteucci. The name derives from addenda to nascent band Ahab and occasionally transmogrifies to 3Hab, a power trio. 'Love em all.