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Eric Martin Talks Mr Big, “Defying Gravity” and More

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Interview by Danny Coleman  “From the second or third song on the record, there’s meat, there’s also a sublime message; follow your dreams.” Those are the words of Mr Big front man Eric Martin as he discussed the band’s upcoming July 21 release, “Defying Gravity,” their upcoming tour, his life and all things music in a recent candid conversation. “Parents, my parents, all parents are great but they, like most people think that ... 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

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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 »

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 »

The Church Release New Single “Another Century” + US Tour Dates

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June 26, 2017 – ARIA Hall of Fame members and Australian legends, The Church, are currently putting the finishing touches on the follow-up to their internationally critically acclaimed last album Further/Deeper (2014). The forthcoming (currently untitled) new release will be their 26th studio album. The past several years have been wildly successful for the band with performances at Primavera Sound, ... Read More »

Interview: Gilbert Gottfried Talks Career and Comedy

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Interview by Danny Coleman  “Um, they’re going to be OK for the first five minutes, then they’re probably gonna look at each other and say; whose idea was it to go see Gilbert Gottfried anyway?”   Gilbert Gottfried began doing stand-up comedy at the age of 15 because he liked to make people laugh, plain and simple, straight to the point; he enjoys ... Read More »