Concerts and Reviews

Wonderfruit vs Burning Man: The Hong Kong Connection

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Review by Scott Murphy This year Wonderfruit returns to the Siam Country Club in Pattaya, Thailand from December 14th-17th for the fourth year running. The four day festival bills itself as a celebration of arts, music, food and ideas. It’s produced by the collective “Scratch First”, who aim to create a platform for positive change. That means there will be ... Read More »

Photos: LCD Soundsystem at The Fillmore in Philadelphia 2017

LCD SOUNDSYSTEM

LCD Soundsystem December 6, 2017 | Fillmore – Philadelphia, PA Photos by Joe Ryan SETLIST: Get Innocuous! Daft Punk Is Playing at My House I Can Change Yr City’s a Sucker Call The Police You Wanted a Hit Tribulations Movement Someone Great Change Yr Mind Tonite Home I Can’t Kick This Feeling When It Hits (Moodymann cover) I Want Your ... Read More »

ALA.NI Enchants Asbury Park, NJ

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Review by Danny Coleman  There was a curious quiet which fell over Asbury Park New Jersey’s Wonder Bar as ALA.NI took the stage with her guitarist on this evening. A quiet which gave way to a full blown hush as this powerful siren hit the first notes of her original song, “Cherry Blossom.”  With outstretched arms and a gracious smile, this British born, French raised performer ended ... Read More »

Photos: Silversun Pickups at The Fillmore in Philadelphia

Silversun Pickups November 19, 2017 | The Fillmore – Philadelphia, PA Photos by Paul Hershock Setlist: Nightlight Well Thought Out Twinkles The Royal We Circadian Rhythm (Last Dance) The Pit Tapedeck Little Lover’s So Polite Friendly Fires Latchkey Kids Panic Switch Ragamuffin Growing Old Is Getting Old (first verse only, acoustic) Lazy Eye Encore: Cannibal Dots and Dashes (Enough Already) Kissing Families ... Read More »

The Jerry Douglas Band Brings Their New Music to the Troubadour

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Review + photos by L Paul Mann November 13, 2017 |  Los Angeles, CA –  The Jerry Douglas Band brought their innovative new music to the prestigious Troubadour nightclub in Los Angeles on November 13. The band is on a national tour promoting their new album, “What If.” The band was led by one of the most well known veteran resonator and lap ... Read More »

Final Day of Fest Forums Brings a Celebrity Smorgasborg to Santa Barbara

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Review + photos by L Paul Mann November 2017 |  Santa Barbara, CA –  On the third and final day of this year’s Fest Forums in Santa Barbara a small army of celebrities turned up for the celebration. It was a full day of films, lectures, food, wine tasting, and great live music. The morning got off to a sleepy start as vendors ... Read More »