About Joseph Suto

Location: Buffalo, NY Photographer/Reviewer

CD Review- Garth Brooks

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Garth Brooks
Man Against Machine
Pearl- RCA Nashville
2014
✰✰✰ ½
Producer: Mark Miller
Review: Dave Leary

 

Last week, Garth Brooks released his first album of all new material since 2001’s Scarecrow. The man who is second only to the Beatles in all-time album sales, has also begun what is expected to be a lengthy world tour. The tickets have been selling just like in his heyday Continue reading

REO Speedwagon Keep Chugging Along

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REO Speedwagon
Avalon Theatre
Fallsview Casino
Niagara Falls, Ontario
Thursday November 6, 2014
Review/Photos: Joseph Suto

 

The Avalon Ballroom Theatre at Fallsview welcomed back REO Speedwagon for a one night only performance. The show marked REO’s first visit back to the venue since 2012. The band had spent this past summer touring with Chicago as they co-headlined across the U.S. Continue reading

Jennings: Monster Albums and Their Follow-ups

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Thom Jennings
November 10, 2014

 

 

Nobody expects Pink Floyd’s latest release, “The Endless River,” to rival “The Dark Side of the Moon” in terms of album sales. “Dark Side” is the second in all-time sales, and likely made it into music collections as a vinyl album, 8-track, pre-recorded cassette, compact disc and as a digital download. Continue reading

Hodgson Performs A “Dreamer’s” Set List

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Roger Hodgson
Seneca Niagara Events Center
Niagara Falls, NY
Friday November 7, 2014
Review/Photos: Joseph Suto

 

 

 

There was an electricity felt in the air at the Seneca Niagara Casino Friday evening. Roger Hodgson the estranged singer songwriter who was a founding member of Supertramp, made a return appearance to the Buffalo area Friday evening as he set up shop inside the confines of the sold-out Events Center. Continue reading

Loudwire Music Festival June 2015

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LOUDWIRE MUSIC FESTIVAL

TO DEBUT JUNE 26, 27, AND 28

IN GRAND JUNCTION, COLORADO

LINKIN PARK

CONFIRMED AS FIRST HEADLINER

OF THREE-DAY ROCK FESTIVAL

AT JAM RANCH

MULTI-STAGE EVENT WITH ACTS FROM A VARIETY OF ROCK GENRES

TO ALSO OFFER A RANGE OF CAMPING OPTIONS

THREE-DAY GENERAL ADMISSION PASSES START AT $79

WITH CAMPING OPTIONS BEGINNING AT $95

Prepare for next summer to be an extraordinarily loud one–in the high desert of western Colorado–asTownsquare Media launches the LOUDWIRE MUSIC FESTIVAL at Jam Ranch near Grand Junction, CO. Continue reading

CD Review- Taylor Swift

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Taylor Swift
1989
Big Machine Records
Various Producers
Review: Dave Leary
✰✰✰

 

 

Much has been written about Taylor Swift’s first “official” pop album. As of this writing, it was on track to be the first album released in 2014 to sell 1 million copies. Of course, she’s been everywhere promoting it and the whole album isn’t available on streaming sites such as Pandora and Spotify. Continue reading