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Upright Man to Walk Tall at Stanhope House in New Jersey

upright man

Interview by Danny Coleman  “We all met in a composition class at NYU and we wound up writing a couple of tunes together and that’s where it all started,” says bassist Nick Katz of the New York based band Upright Man as they prepare for their November 19 show at The Stanhope House in Stanhope, NJ. A cornucopia of influences make up the group and they credit various genres, musicians and ... Read More »

The Red Button Release New Music

The Red Button

Interview by Danny Coleman  “I think,” says Mike Reukberg who comprises one half of the retro-sounding band known as The Red Button. “I think we are rock’s greatest odd couple. We don’t agree on much but we do agree on music!”  “I was finishing up a solo CD in the studio and there was Mike just hanging out and we just got into a conversation ... Read More »

John McLaughlin Brings Mahavishnu Back for Final North American Tour

John McLaughlin

Interview by Danny Coleman  “Yeah it sounds a little strange; doesn’t it? Well, number one, you can fight everything but you cannot fight old age; even though I still feel 29 inside,” explained a laughing John McLaughlin as he discussed his latest and last North American tour along with  his November 10 show at the NJPAC in Newark, NJ. “Second, only for America will I feature ... Read More »

Jethro Tull Closing In On 50 Years of Rock

Jethro Tull

Interview by Danny Coleman  “It’s just another day in the global office, just variations of where,” said a resolute Ian Anderson as he discussed Jethro Tull‘s upcoming appearance at Red Bank, New Jersey’s Count Basie Theatre, different aspects of the Tull theme, and nearly 50 years of the band itself. “Whether I’m jumping on a plane to Germany or a show in New Jersey I’m very ... Read More »

Aisles Makes “Progress” with First Ever U.S. Dates

Aisles

Interview by Danny Coleman  “It has been a dream of mine and ours to perform in the United States. It is a big country, a great country, a beautiful country and it has been a childhood dream of mine to play there and it is finally happening. The promoters are doing everything possible to make it a great experience for ... Read More »

ALANI Launches First Ever Full US Tour From Asbury Park NJ

ALANI

Interview by Danny Coleman  “This is my first ever east coast tour outside of New York. I met Son Little beforehand; I think we’re going to have some fun with it,” says an excited ALA.NI as she prepares to head north from Brazil to kick off the U.S portion of her tour with an October 18 show at Asbury Park’s Wonder Bar. A fresh new face on ... Read More »