Goo Goo Dolls Blister Their Way Through Hits

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Goo Goo Dolls
Darien Lake PAC
Darien Center, NY

Friday August 22, 2014
Review/Photos: Joseph Suto



The Goo Goo Dolls returned home Saturday evening as they played their third area show in just under five months. Currently on tour with Daughtry and The Plain White T’s, the band played its usual August stomping grounds, the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center. Continue reading

No Surprise As Styx Dish Out First-Rate Show

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Lewiston, NY

Tuesday August 19, 2014
Review/Photos: Joseph Suto



Sometimes heading into something where the expectation is high can lead to a letdown. This was not the case Tuesday evening at Artpark as Styx put on a concert that most of their contemporaries can only marvel at. The show marked the band’s first visit back since that infamous 2006 visit where approximately 25,000 crammed into the Amphitheater on that hot summer night. Continue reading

OneRepublic Puts On All The Right Moves At Darien Center

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Darien Lake PAC
Darien Center, NY
Saturday August 9, 2014
Review/Photos: Joseph Suto


Saturday evening the Darien Lake PAC played host to a trio of bands who have made a name for themselves by releasing songs that have made some noise on the charts. OneRepublic headlined the affair with The Script and American Authors who supported. Continue reading

Dead Daisies Kickstart Rock N’ Roll Party

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The Dead Daisies
Darien Lake PAC
Darien Center, NY
Wednesday August 13, 2014
Review: Joseph Suto



The Dead Daisies touched down for the second time in less than a month at the Darien Lake PAC this time opening up the Kiss and Def Leppard show. In case you haven’t heard of them don’t worry you may not be alone. You may know some of the members from their other various music endeavors. Jon Stevens (INXS) leads the charge on vocals alongside guitarists David Lowy, and Richard Fortus (Guns N’ Roses). Completing the band on this night were drummer Brian Tichy (Whitesnake, Foreigner), bassist Marco Mendoza (Whitesnake, Thin Lizzy) and keyboardist Dizzy Reed (Guns N’ Roses). Continue reading