Author Archives: Joe Ryan

Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats at Huntington Bank Pavilion in Chicago

Nathaniel Rateliff

Review + Photos by Mike McCawley May 31, 2018 | Huntington Bank Pavilion, Chicago, IL – On a beautiful spring evening on Chicago’s Northerly Island, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats brought their first big headlining tour to town and delivered a raucous small-room experience to the sold out crowd of 8,000+ at Huntington Bank Pavilion. The steady breeze coming in off ... Read More »

Greta Van Fleet Transitioning Into a Major Player on an International Tour

greta van fleet

Interview by Danny Coleman  “It was definitely always a dream, it’s a lot of people’s dreams. I wish I had more of a memory of it because it’s always interesting to see, I mean, it’s happening now for sure. When you slow down and take time to write down things and save some of the memories, maybe take pictures or videos; ... Read More »

Shlomo Franklin Dishes at Salt in Stanhope, NJ

Shlomo Franklin

Interview by Danny Coleman  “It’s my parents fault; it’s a biblical name. People don’t know how to spell it, everybody adds a, “C” to the beginning and it’s just, “Sh.” I’m going to put up a billboard one day; although I don’t care that much so maybe I won’t put up a billboard (Laughs),” says singer/songwriter Shlomo Franklin as he discussed his show ... Read More »

Music is an Art for Annie Haslam and Renaissance

Annie Haslam

Interview by Danny Coleman  “I’m 71 this year; can you believe it? I take care of myself; I never abused my voice with drugs and things. The last tour tired me out a little bit because I had to do everything myself but with Micheal Dunford gone I have to make it happen.”   As the legendary vocalist and front woman of the progressive ... Read More »

Photos: Mestis at The Warehouse in Los Angeles, CA

mestis

Mestis May 14, 2018 | The Warehouse – Los Angeles, CA Photos by Chris Brody SETLIST: Gentle Giant Menos Mal Papillion Mt. Pleasant Paloma Sedosa El Mestizo Uno Mas More Manifestacion Pura Vida Media Noche For more information on Mestis, please visit: Official website: https://www.mestismusic.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mestismusic/ All photos appearing on this page are the property of Chris Brody. They are protected by ... Read More »

Earth, Wind & Fire play San Jose City National Civic

earth, wind & fire

Review+Photos by Ken McCain May 15, 2018 | San Jose, CA – The legendary group Earth, Wind & Fire made a stop on their latest tour and played the San Jose City National Civic. After a month of touring, last March ended with the group on a month-long break to chill and rest up for their latest jaunt across America. They ... Read More »