Tag Archives: Danny Coleman

From “Idol” to “State Plate,” Taylor Hicks Has It All Covered

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Interview by Danny Coleman “Ya’ know, I love doing the intimate venues. These small acoustic performing arts centers and the such are something that I’ve always wanted to do. I’m a weekend warrior with my music so I’m really enjoying this,” says former “American Idol” winner Taylor Hicks as he discussed his upcoming November 3 appearance at the South Orange Performing Arts Center. Born in Birmingham, AL, Hicks ... Read More »

V2 Are Nowhere Near Square

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“Sometimes yes and sometimes no. Our age makes us very interesting, yet it also holds us back,” says Vittorio; one half of the twin brothers better known as V2.“Yeah, like when we were supposed to open for AC/DC and they decided to go in a different direction because they felt our age was a liability,” added Vincenzo. This duo from Santa Rosa, CA has not only broken ... Read More »

Sari Schorr Comes Home to Rock the Stanhope House

Sari Schorr

Interview by Danny Coleman  “The Stanhope House is like coming home,” says an excited Sari Schorr as she prepares a return to her roots with a 6 p.m. show on October 14. “I love going back there, it’s where I established myself, it’s familiar and it’s always great to see a lot of friendly faces.” Cutting her teeth in a traditionally male dominated genre, Sari persevered; never ... Read More »

Anderson, Rabin, Wakeman Hit the Road as ARW

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“I’ve been naively home schooling,” says Trevor Rabin with a laugh as he discussed time spent since he last worked with members of the famed rock band Yes. “I’ve done 50 film scores and a 2012 instrumental album which was most enjoyable but I did it backward; I finished the record first and then I placed it with a distributor. The fans didn’t seem to like it but that ... Read More »

Not a “Missing Person” Terry Bozzio On The Road

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“It’s where I find the pureness of my expressions,” says world class drummer Terry Bozzio on the subjects of his drumming and music as he prepares for a series of upcoming area shows. Born in San Francisco, CA; Bozzio began toying with what would become his passion at the age of six by playing along to Tito Puente and Ventures records on whatever he could amass. Coffee cans, ... Read More »

The Dead Daisies “Make Some Noise” As Tour Grows Momentum

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“Make Some Noise,” is our first CD with Doug Aldrich and it’s just kick in the teeth rock; from the first track to the last it just kicks ass,” says lead singer John Corabi of The Dead Daisies. “The record, the tour, it’s all going great; the response from the crowds, the promoters, they’ve all been great too!”   Corabi took some time recently to discuss the band’s formation, ... Read More »