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Razor Sharp, The Bayonets and Brian Ray Return Again

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Interview by Danny Coleman  Brian Ray began playing professionally as a teenager making stops along the way with Etta James and The Bayonets and currently can be found plying his wares along side of Paul McCartney. He is a guitarist, composer, producer and very much the epitome of being in the right place at the right time.  A  set of rare, fortunate, circumstances have propelled Ray to some of the world’s largest stages, with even larger ... Read More »

Ruido Fest – Chicago’s Only 3-day Latin Alternative Music Festival happening July 7th-9th, 2017

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Ruido Fest, Chicago’s Only 3-day Latin Alternative Music Festival, will be taking place this year at Addams/Medill Park in Chicago on July 7th-9th. The lineup is as follows: FRIDAY: Cultura Profética, Bomba Estéreo , Titán, Duncan Dhu, Desorden Público, Gepe, Adan Jodorowski, Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas, Clubz, Silver Rose, Ácido Pantera SATURDAY: Molotov, Julieta Venegas, Los Amigos Invisibles, Silverio, Lucybell, A Band of Bitches, Javiera Mena, El Guincho, The Wookies, Camilo Séptimo, Sotomayor, Los Nastys, Extraperlo, Wet Baes SUNDAY: Intocable, Mon Laferte, Fobia, Álex Anwandter Rostros ... Read More »

Interview: Slow Caves Come To The East Coast

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Interview by Danny Coleman  What do you get when you add two Danish born brothers, two old friends, lots of different influences and the zest to tour and make music? You get the Colorado based band Slow Caves and they’re coming to a town near you!   Formed a, “Little more than three years ago,”  in Fort Collins Colorado by brothers Jakob ... Read More »

Jean-Michel Jarre Plays First Concert in Los Angeles at the Microsoft Theater

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Review + Photos by L Paul Mann May 27, 2017 | Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles, CA –  Jean Michel Jarre, a French pioneer in electronic music and a true living legend in the world of pop music, gave his first live performance in Los Angeles as part of his first tour of the United States ever. Jarre is famous worldwide for ... Read More »

Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis Celebrates the 40th Anniversary

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Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis Celebrates the 40th Anniversary Review + Photos by L Paul Mann May 2017 | Memphis, TN – One of the oldest music festivals in the United States opened the month-long celebration known as Memphis in May, the first weekend of the month, May 5 to 7. The Beale Street Music Festival has roots dating ... Read More »

Chris Robinson Brotherhood Announce Fall Tour / New LP Out July 21

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Chris Robinson Brotherhood announce the second leg of their ‘Barefoot In The Head‘ U.S. tour. The 35-date run, stretching from September though November, supports their new studio album of the same name due July 21 on Robinson’s own Silver Arrow Records. The tour covers much of the U.S. with stops across the Gulf Coast, Southeast, Northeast and Midwest. Along the ... Read More »