Author Archives: Joe Ryan

Ruido Fest – Chicago’s Only 3-day Latin Alternative Music Festival happening July 7th-9th, 2017

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Ruido Fest, Chicago’s Only 3-day Latin Alternative Music Festival, will be taking place this year at Addams/Medill Park in Chicago on July 7th-9th. The lineup is as follows: FRIDAY: Cultura Profética, Bomba Estéreo , Titán, Duncan Dhu, Desorden Público, Gepe, Adan Jodorowski, Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas, Clubz, Silver Rose, Ácido Pantera SATURDAY: Molotov, Julieta Venegas, Los Amigos Invisibles, Silverio, Lucybell, A Band of Bitches, Javiera Mena, El Guincho, The Wookies, Camilo Séptimo, Sotomayor, Los Nastys, Extraperlo, Wet Baes SUNDAY: Intocable, Mon Laferte, Fobia, Álex Anwandter Rostros ... Read More »

Interview: Slow Caves Come To The East Coast

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Interview by Danny Coleman  What do you get when you add two Danish born brothers, two old friends, lots of different influences and the zest to tour and make music? You get the Colorado based band Slow Caves and they’re coming to a town near you!   Formed a, “Little more than three years ago,”  in Fort Collins Colorado by brothers Jakob ... Read More »

Jean-Michel Jarre Plays First Concert in Los Angeles at the Microsoft Theater

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Review + Photos by L Paul Mann May 27, 2017 | Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles, CA –  Jean Michel Jarre, a French pioneer in electronic music and a true living legend in the world of pop music, gave his first live performance in Los Angeles as part of his first tour of the United States ever. Jarre is famous worldwide for ... Read More »

Day 3 of the 2017 Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis

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Review + Photos by L Paul Mann May 2017 | Memphis, TN – Day 3 of the Beale Street music festival began under warm sunny skies with calm winds. The near perfect conditions brought crowds into the festival grounds early to lounge in the summer like weather, enjoy the many sumptuous food offerings and imbibe their favorite beverages. One local treat ... Read More »

Day 2 of the 2017 Beale Street Music Festival

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Review + Photos by L Paul Mann May 2017 | Memphis, TN – Day 2 of the Beale Street music festival began on a beautiful sun-drenched afternoon with the mighty wind of the days before subsiding. Just after 2 PM, early concert-goers were treated to the first set of the day in the Blues tent by the Daddy Mack Blues Band. ... Read More »

Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis Celebrates the 40th Anniversary

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Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis Celebrates the 40th Anniversary Review + Photos by L Paul Mann May 2017 | Memphis, TN – One of the oldest music festivals in the United States opened the month-long celebration known as Memphis in May, the first weekend of the month, May 5 to 7. The Beale Street Music Festival has roots dating ... Read More »