Author Archives: Joe Ryan

Photos: Basement at the TLA in Philadelphia

Basement April 29, 2016 | TLA – Philadelphia, PA Photos by Jen Green Setlist: Whole Aquasun Fading Bad Apple Spoiled For You the Moon Earl Grey Brother’s Keeper Oversized Yoke Crickets Throw Their Voice Promise Everything Pine Covet For more information on Basement, please visit: Official website: http://www.basementuk.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Basementuk All photos appearing on this page are the property of Jennifer Green. They ... Read More »

Prince and The City: Hong Kong 2003

By Scott Murphy Early in 2003, Hong Kong was a scary ghost town. Rumors were rife about a mysterious, contagious disease that decimated a person’s respiratory system and seemingly overnight, one mask became two, then two became six million. At its worst, the unknown plague called SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) not only sent bodies to the morgue physically…it crippled ... Read More »

Aaron Lewis Brings The Country to California’s Chumash Casino Resort

Review + Photos by L Paul Mann March 31, 2016 | Santa Ynez, CA – Aaron Lewis, best known as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of the post-grunge rock group Staind, brought his Country music solo project band, to a sold out crowd at the Samala showroom. The feisty and opinionated song writer began his set with a patriotic ... Read More »

Queensryche Bring Their Heavy Metal Sound To Chumash Casino Resort

Review + Photos by L Paul Mann April 14, 2016 |  Santa Ynez, CA – The walls of the Samala showroom at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez literally shook, Thursday night April 14th, as the veteran heavy metal group Queensryche, began their ear piercing set. The band from Bellevue Washington has recorded 14 studio albums and sold over ... Read More »

The Family Stone Brings The Classic Funk To Chumash Casino Resort

Review + Photos by L Paul Mann April 21, 2016 | Chumash Casino Resort, Santa Ynez, CA – Members of the original Sly and The Family Stone band brought their funky rock sounds to the Samala showroom at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, CA, on Thursday night. The seven piece band features two of the original members, Rock ... Read More »

Photos: The Church perform at Sellersville Theater

The Church April 22, 2016 | Sellersville Theater – Sellersville, PA Photos by Joe Ryan The Church setlist: Almost With You When You Were Mine Field of Mars An Interlude Secret Corners Just for You A Fire Burns To Be in Your Eyes You Took Don’t Look Back Life Speeds Up (Bonus song- B side to ‘Almost With You’) intermission 2nd ... Read More »