Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden on their double-headliner 2014 tour.
The Gipsy Kings and their “Spanish flamenco / Romani rhapsody meets salsa funk” style tore down the house at Chastain Park in Atlanta on August 15. Dancing in the aisles was not a figure of speech at this show. It was hard to see the stage sometimes because of the mass of bodies moving to […]
The Avett Brothers played at Verizon Wireless in Alpharetta on May 25 with special guest, the legendary Emmylou Harris, who made a surprise appearance for one song with them on stage.
Charismatic front man Josh Todd and fellow Buckcherry band mates (Keith Nelson and Stevie D., guitars; Kelly LeMieux, bass; Xavier Muriel, drums) , brought his animated, physical, and more than slightly NC-17 style to Wild Bill’s in Duluth on May 23, headlining a triple bill with Fozzy and Kickin Valentina.
Fozzy, fronted by former wrestling heavyweight champion turned rock star Chris Jericho, appeared at Wild Bill’s in Duluth on 5/23 in a tour to promote their latest album due out on July 22, Do You Wanna Start A War.
Cher at Philips Arena, Atlanta – 12 May 2014 – D2K Tour
Neil Young said it best: rock and roll can never die, and Kickin Valentina is doing their best to make sure of that.
Infectious smiles and what seemed like a genuine surprise and appreciation of the reception given to them – it was practically impossible to leave this show feeling down or bored. Amy Heidemann and Nick Noonan were in Atlanta in support of their latest release Pulses and performed a variety of songs from that album as […]
On a stage backdropped with twinkling fairy lights and before a pristine white mic festooned with flowers, Christina Perri brought her playful combination of smiles, empathetic stories of relationships gone from good to bad, boho tresses, and both wistful ballads and upbeat dance-y pop to Atlanta on April 30.Currently touring in support of her latest […]
**Birdy on an upward trajectory to the sky** Touring in support of her latest release Fire Within, Birdy brings a voice full of a soulful richness that belies her young age. She opened her set playing her first two songs on keys with two guitars backing, but the piano’s clearly audible tones are the star […]
Walking into the show was a little surprising – this was a band who I knew was up for a Juno Award for Alternative Album of the Year for Warring, against darlings-of-late Arcade Fire, no less; and yet they were to appear in the smallest of the venue’s three rooms. Well I was still early […]
I don’t know how this is going to end I don’t know how this is going to change I don’t know how this is going to feel But everything comes down to this
More music than you can shake a drum stick at. Saw some really excellent performers – mark my words, some of them are going to be in much bigger venues within a year or two. Those Darlins Based in: Nashville Current members: Jessi Zazu, Nikki Kvarnes, Linwood Regensburg, Adrian Barrera. Playing SXSW at Cheer Up […]
Opening Night! If only there were more hours in the day, or minutes in the hour – we could only get to three out of 25 (!) of the innovative and eclectic acts playing last night out at opening night of Savannah Stopover. SS is a “stop” on the way to next week’s South by Southwest […]
All rivers start at a source, and the source for much of today’s rushing-into-mainstream industrial-electronic music lies in Canada’s Skinny Puppy. Founders cEvin Key and vocalist Nivek Ogre along with Mark Walk and Justin Bennett brought their signature layered distortion sounds as well as an experimental theatre backdrop and costumes to Center Stage in Atlanta on […]
Geoff Tate’s Queensryche, featuring Rudy Sarzo on bass, Robert Sarzo on guitar, Kelly Gray on “flying V” guitar, Randy Gane on keys, and Simon Wright on drums, touring in support of the 25th anniversary of their seminal 1988 release Operation: Mindcrime, slammed down an energetic and exciting show at Atlanta’s Center Stage on Friday, January […]
Alternative / indie pop-rock foursome The Royal Concept – from Sweden to your house. Or close to it – a gig both intimate and on the cusp of feeling like something much much bigger, at CenterStage’s “Vinyl” venue space in Atlanta. The foursome of David Larson (vocals, guitar and keyboard), Filip Bekic (guitar), Robert Magnus […]