Tag Archives: LJ Moskowitz

Scott Weiland of STP Fame, dead at 48

by LJ Moskowitz Scott Weiland long feared becoming a rock and roll cliche, lamenting his addictions numerous times over the years. “I was written off as the guy whose hopeless addictions had – and would always – ruin everything for everyone,” he wrote in his 2011 biography, “Not Dead & Not for Sale”. It appears that those hopeless addictions finally ... Read More »

FFS in Philadelphia: Quirky & Cool

By LJ Moskowitz The first time I saw Franz Ferdinand live, Nick McCarthy hit my friend in the face with his guitar so hard, he almost passed out. It was 2004, and the band was playing a small club in Philly. I was already enamored with the band’s first album, but seeing them live and watching John take a guitar ... Read More »

Trans Philly Express: Kraftwerk in Philadelphia

By LJ Moskowitz Several thousand minds were blown at the Electric Factory in Philly last night as electronic pioneers, Kraftwerk, created a visual and audio experience completely unique to even the most experienced of concertgoers. Kraftwerk has long been on the cutting edge of technology and their current tour continued that trend. The rain soaked crowd entered the balmy venue ... Read More »

Duran Duran at Terminal 5

By LJ Moskowitz I was seven feet away from John Taylor of Duran Duran, and my skirt was inside out. My friend had assured me that it wasn’t obvious, but it was still disconcerting. I was carrying a new camera because there had been camera issues in the last few hours, along with a flat tire, ticket drama, and a ... Read More »

Rick Springfield & Loverboy in Holmdel, NJ

By LJ Moskowitz There was a surprising lack of both hair dye and ego on stage at the PNC Arts Center in New Jersey Sunday night, despite the tens of millions of album sales between the two main acts. I suppose you could argue the reason for the modesty was because it’s been a couple of decades since either act ... Read More »

Chicago & EWF: Bring in the Brass,Bring in the Funk

Review + photos by LJ Moskowitz August 16, 2015 | Camden, NJ – The sun was setting behind the Philadelphia skyline as the crowd took to their feet last night at the Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden. The pre-show music for the “Heart and Soul” tour featuring Earth, Wind & Fire and Chicago started to pump through the sound system ... Read More »