Interviews

Annie Haslam Talks Renaissance, Tour, DVD and Two NJ Shows

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Interview by Danny Coleman “It never stops, it’s crazy because I manage the band right now I’m wearing 10 hats; it’s the only way to do it really because too many things have gone wrong in the past because of people who didn’t have the same vision. So we’re doing things now though, it’s amazing.”   So says the incomparable Annie Haslam of ... Read More »

Jimmie Dale Gilmore Talks “Downey to Lubbock” and Three Area Shows

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Interview by Danny Coleman “We toured together just the two of us for most of the year last year and then went out to L.A. in December and January and made the record. After the record was made we started touring with the band so it leaped up a notch,” says Jimmie Dale Gilmore as he spoke about the current ... Read More »

Carl Palmer’s “ELP Legacy Tour” Wrapping Up November 4

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Interview by Danny Coleman “Basically what we’ve got here is quite a cinematic approach because I play a lot of instrumentals. We’ve got a lot of footage being shown at the same time we play that obviously corresponds with the music that you’re listening to. There’s some epic moments up there and obviously some old pictures from the past, a ... Read More »

Will Johns and 50 Years of Cream Coming to The Count Basie Theatre

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Interview by Danny Coleman “It’s going over really well I think,” says Will Johns of Cream. “We’ve got a really nice range of age groups coming to the shows and a lot of young guitar players as well; which is really great to see; every young guitar player that I know plays that riff from, “Sunshine of Your Love.”   Smack in the middle of a, “50th Anniversary Tour” celebrating ... Read More »

Rocktopia Comes to Bergen PAC featuring Dee Snider

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Interview by Danny Coleman “It’s pretty exciting to be asked to be part of this thing. I did the week on Broadway as did a few other of my peers and I’ve been asked to return and do more shows with them and that is really flattering,” stated Dee Snider as he once again readies to take the stage as part of, “Rocktopia” at The Bergen PAC in Englewood, NJ Thursday ... Read More »

From 10,000 light Years to Live From Birmingham John Lodge is Still a Moody Blue

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Interview by Danny Coleman “You can’t just sit down and say I’m going to write a song. You’ve got to be in a creative mood,” says John Lodge, legendary bassist of the Moody Blues as he discussed his latest solo release, “Live From Birmingham,” his current tour and two upcoming area shows; October 15 at The Sellersville Theater in Sellersville, PA and The City Winery in New York City on October 17. Still ... Read More »