Author Archives: Joe Ryan

Captain Beyond Sticks Their Heads Out at Kung Fu Necktie in Philly

Captain Beyond

Interview by Danny Coleman  “I received e-mails, phone messages, been approached all over and they all want to know  if we are playing or doing anything. People are asking me, so essentially yes, the people asked for it,” says co-founder and drummer Bobby Caldwell of Captain Beyond as he explained the band’s recent reunion. “I just want to put the music back out there, it’s quality stuff.”   Many ... Read More »

Review: Retro Futura at the State Theatre in New Brunswick, NJ

Article + photos by LJ Moskowitz August 9, 2017 – Back in the days when the “M” in “MTV” actually meant something, teenagers all over the country depended on a weekly syndicated show to get their fix of the newest music from the UK. Sure, kids in New York, Chicago, and LA had stations that played the latest hits from ... Read More »

Review: Chic and Earth, Wind & Fire at Madison Square Garden

“I Don’t Want to Live in the Past, but it’s a Nice Place to Visit” Article + photos by LJ Moskowitz August 7, 2017 – The world outside of Madison Square Garden last week may have been lulled into believing the 90’s were back in style, but for the crowd inside the legendary venue, it was all about the 1970’s. ... Read More »

Photos: Todd Rundgren does YESTIVAL at the Tower Theatre in Upper Darby, PA

Todd Rundgren YESTIVAL August 8, 2017 | Tower Theatre – Upper Darby, PA Photos by Tom Callan For more information on Todd Rundgren, please visit: Official website: http://www.tr-i.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/toddrundgren/ All photos appearing on this site are the property of Tom Callan. They are protected by U.S. Copyright Laws and are not to be downloaded or reproduced in any way without the written ... Read More »

Interview: Dead Daisies Take Root in Asbury Park, NJ

Dead Daisies

Interview by Danny Coleman  “We were on the road since May 23, I just got home yesterday,” said a relaxed John Corabi of The Dead Daisies as he elaborated on the next leg of their tour and an upcoming August 16 show at Asbury Park, NJ venue House of Independents. “We’ve got some time off, it feels a bit weird (laughs).” The Dead Daisies are a combined force of music veterans ... Read More »

Weapons of Anew to release “The Collision of Love and Hate” and tour North America with Tesla

Weapons of Anew

Weapons of Anew, the dynamic new band that features Freddy Ordine, Ray West, Stefan “Reno” Cutrupi, Chris Manfre, and new guitarist Kris Norris will release their debut recording, “The Collision of Love and Hate” on September 15, 2017 on OK Good Records. The quintet will then hit the road with Tesla on September 19, through October 5, 2017. Weapons of ... Read More »