Concerts and Reviews

Ruido Fest brings the alt-Latin noise to Chicago

RUIDO FEST

Review + Photos by Mike McCawley July 7-9, 2017 | Pilsen – Chicago, IL – As the third year of Ruido Fest got underway in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood, “heat” seemed to be the word of the day. Besides the blazing sun and even more-blazing hot sauces on hand at the food tents, the artists assembled from all across Latin America were the ... Read More »

Photos: Vans Warped Tour at the PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte, NC

Vans Warped Tour July 6, 2017 | PNC Music Pavilion – Charlotte, NC Photos by Breanna Workman Bless The Fall Beartooth Anti Flag Silent Planet Hands Like Houses Neck Deep Fit For A King The White Noise For more information on Vans Warped Tour, please visit: Official website: http://www.vanswarpedtour.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vanswarpedtour/ Photos appearing on this page is the property of Breanna Workman. ... Read More »

Superjam Bonnaroo 2017

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Review + Photos by L Paul Mann June 10, 2017 | Manchester, TN –  One of the unique aspects of the Bonnaroo music festival is the much anticipated Superjam. The legendary jam has seen some of the most interesting mashups in modern music history over the years, some more than successful than others. Occasionally the sessions have gone on into ... Read More »

The Latest Incantation of King Crimson at the Greek Theater

KING CRIMSON

Review + Photos by L Paul Mann June 21, 2017 | Greek Theater – Los Angeles, CA –   King Crimson brought their latest in a long list of lineups to Los Angeles on the first day of summer 2017. The two set show on the longest day of the year was held fittingly at the iconic Greek theater, a ... Read More »

Reel Big Fish at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park, NJ

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June 25, 2017 | Asbury Park, NJ – The Stone Pony is a legend in the rock music scene, frequented by Bruce Springsteen and many others, the walls are adorned with ‘souvenir’ guitars left by rock music legends. This show was originally slated to be on the outdoor “Summer Stage”, but was moved inside to the ‘regular’ stage for untold reasons. Reel Big ... Read More »

U2 Play Historic Set at Bonnaroo

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Review + Photos by L Paul Mann June 9, 2017 | Manchester, TN –  A few hours before U2 played their first concert as a headline act at an American music festival, guitarist The Edge was honored by the founders of Bonnaroo at a special presentation. The Les Paul Spirit Award was given to the Irish rocker which is printed ... Read More »