Gallery- The Winery Dogs

Photo Gallery
The Winery Dogs
The Tralf Music Hall
Buffalo, NY
July 5, 2016
Photos: Joseph Suto

 
The Winery Dogs returned to Buffalo Tuesday evening as Billy Sheehan made another triumphant return home. Drummer Mike Portnoy and singer/guitarist Richie Kotzen rounded out the trio who put on another strong performance. The venue was really packed this time around perhaps a bigger venue is in store when they come back to town next time.

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CD Review- Bruce Hornsby

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Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers
Rehab Reunion
2016
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Producer: Bruce Hornsby
Review: Dave Leary

Anyone who has followed Bruce Hornsby for the last 30 years (and not just his commercial peak in the late ‘80s) has learned to expect the unexpected. The piano-based pop/rock of his albums with the Range led to more diversity on later albums (such as the jazz leanings on Hot House and the electronic sounds on Big Swing Face). Continue reading

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Rik Emmett Triumphant In Return To Town

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Rik Emmett
Rockin’ The River
Gratwick Park
North Tonawanda, NY
Friday July 1, 2016
Review/Photos: Joseph Suto

Gratwick Park hosted their second of three concerts in their Rockin’ On The River concert series of 2016 Friday evening. Who better to perform on Canada Day than Rik Emmett. Emmett was a regular with the Lockport Concert Series, this occasion marked his first appearance at Gratwick Park. The turnout was very good despite the rain earlier in the afternoon as well as the chilly temperatures in the evening. Continue reading

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Whitesnake Go Straight For The Heart At Artpark

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Whitesnake
Artpark Outdoor Stage
Lewiston, NY
Tuesday June 28, 2016
Review/Photos: Joseph Suto

Threatening clouds loomed up above surrounding the outdoor venue during the early part of Whitesnake’s first Buffalo area appearance since 1990, Tuesday night. Luckily they were never a factor as David Coverdale and his stellar band delivered a show that featured a dream set list many Whitesnake fans have been craving to hear. Continue reading

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Interview- Joel Hoekstra

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Joel Hoekstra
Whitesnake
TSO
Night Ranger
By: Joseph Suto

 

We had the opportunity to talk with Whitesnake guitarist Joel Hoekstra as the band was on an offday with a few more dates left on their current U.S. summer tour. Hoekstra of course is no stranger to many as he played a number of years with the Trans-Siberian Orchestra as well as Night Ranger more recently. It was in 2014 that he joined David Coverdale in Whitesnake. See what Joel had to say about the current Whitesnake tour which touches down in Lewiston, NY at Artpark tonight (June 28). Continue reading

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Concert Preview- Whitesnake- Artpark June 28

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Whitesnake
Whitford/St. Holmes
Tuesday June 28
Artpark Outdoor Stage
Lewiston, NY

 

After a 26 year absence David Coverdale will finally bring his band Whitesnake to the Buffalo region. The closest the band had last played here was out at the old Darien Lakeside Amphitheater back in 1990. The show will be one of twenty U.S. dates Coverdale will tackle this summer. Continue reading

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