Marillion Live Up To Hype On Long Awaited Buffalo Return

Concert Review
Marillion
Town Ballroom
Buffalo, NY
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Review/Photos: Joseph Suto

 

Marillion and Buffalo, two words that you haven’t heard in the same sentence in the past 28 years. That all changed Thursday evening as the band finally played their first area show here since an outing on the outdoor stage at the now defunct Sinbad’s night club back in 1990. That may very well be some kind of record between gigs in Buffalo’s concert history. Continue reading

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Interview: Marillion Guitarist Steven Rothery

Interview
Steven Rothery
Guitarist
Marillion
Wishing Tree
Steve Rothery Band
By: Joseph Suto

 

Marillion last played a show in Buffalo in June of 1990. They finally returned this past Thursday and put on a show that will not be forgotten anytime soon. We were fortunate to sit down and talk with guitarist Steve Rothery who has been with the band since day one. Continue reading

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Sheehan’s New Band Is A Powerhouse As They Rock The Ballroom

Concert Review
Sons of Apollo
Town Ballroom
Buffalo, NY
Friday February 16, 2018
Review: Joseph Suto
Photos: Joseph Suto

The Town Ballroom in Buffalo was quite busy over the 72-hour span last weekend. Wednesday Machine Head played, Thursday Marillion played their first show in town in 28 years and on Friday Sons of Apollo played one of their first ever shows. The band recently played on Cruise to the Edge and coming off the ship started their first ever tour. It was only fitting that Buffalo drew an early gig with hometown boy Billy Sheehan in tow. Sheehan and his new band delivered a show unlike any that he played in town before. Continue reading

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Joe Louis Walker In Town At The Tralf on Feb 15

Concert Preview
Joe Louis Walker
The Tralf Music Hall
Buffalo, NY
February 15, 2018
Doors: 6 PM
Show: 7 PM

 

Fans of the blues will find out there is no place to be other than The Tralf Music Hall on February 15. Walker is a four-time Blues Music Award winner as well as being inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 2013. He is the total package a mesmerizing guitarist as well as an accomplished vocalist.

One of the most renowned artists of our time, some refer to him as the living legend. The humble Walker believes “the best is yet to come”. He has recorded with a multitude of well-known artists. His latest album “Everybody Wants A Piece” was released in 2015 and was produced by Paul Nelson who played with and produced the late Johnny Winter.

Walker will take the stage at the Tralf for an unforgettable night of great music. Opening the show is Jeff Fetterman. Doors open at 6. show begins at 7. Don’t miss it!!!

For tickets click here

Ticketmaster.com / Tralf Box Office 716.852.2860 / Tralf.com

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Tom Petty Remembered & His Top 25 Greatest Songs

The Top-25
Remembering Tom Petty
By: Joseph Suto
with James Baase
December 2017

Tom Petty Remembered

In October we lost an icon, we lost Tom Petty. It seems so strange and I find it hard to write those words. Petty had just finished his 2017 tour on September 25 and one week later he was gone. Continue reading

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No Pads, No Helmets…Just Balls….No Problem For Simple Plan

Concert Review
Simple Plan
15th Anniversary Tour of Debut Album
Rapids Theatre
Niagara Falls, NY
Friday December 8, 2017
Review/Photos: Joseph Suto

 

Simple Plan played a rare headlining show in Niagara Falls recently. The band has played the Warped tour numerous times over the years but to see the band headline was a treat. Hailing from Montreal, Quebec, Simple Plan played the final night of their 15th Anniversary Tour of their debut album No Pads, No Helmets…Just Balls. The band commemorated the occasion by playing the album in its entirety. Continue reading

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