Jennings: Top Concerts of 2015

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Top 10 Concerts
By: Thom Jennings

 

As has been a tradition for my year-end music columns, here are my ten most memorable shows of 2015, presented chronologically starting with the oldest to the newest. I learned long ago that the mind plays tricks when it comes to remembering a whole year, so here they are. Continue reading

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Top Ten Concerts of 2015

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Top 10 Concerts of the Year
By: Joseph Suto and Dave Leary

 

 

2015 was a year that will go down in the books as one of the best concert years of our time. We received visits from many who had not been to town in years as well as one guy who had never played Buffalo until this year. Continue reading

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Holiday CD Reviews

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Brian Setzer Orchestra
Rockin’ Rudolph
2015
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Wizards of Winter
The Magic of Winter
2015
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This time of the year there are many Christmas albums out there. We chose the two that we feel are most deserving of your hard earned dollars.

First up is the latest Christmas release from the Brian Setzer Orchestra. Rockin’ Rudolph is the third Christmas album Setzer has released, Continue reading

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TSO Puts Buffalonians In Holiday Frame Of Mind

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Trans-Siberian Orchestra
First Niagara Center
Buffalo, NY
Sunday December 20, 2915
Afternoon Show
Review/Photos: Joseph Suto

Other than some Christmas lights and a few chilly nights, winter has taken a vacation from the Queen City so far this year. It has left many wondering will we have that rare green Christmas once and for all? Sunday afternoon to help remind one that this is December, less than a week from Christmas as the Trans-Siberian Orchestra set up shop inside the First Niagara Center for a pair of shows. Continue reading

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Third Eye Blind Shine With Gem Of A Set At Kerfuffle

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The Kerfuffle Before Xmas
Presented By: 107.7 Alternative Buffalo
First Niagara Center
Friday December 18, 2015
Review: Dave Leary
Photos: Joseph Suto

 

 

The mood was festive at First Niagara Center Friday night as Alternative Buffalo 107.7 presented their 2nd annual Kerfuffle Before Christmas. Just as with last year’s show, an eclectic mix of musical styles was on display. Continue reading

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Interview- HUDSON

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HUDSON
Rock N Roll Band
Origin: Los Angeles, CA
Interviewer: Robert Winans

 

 

We recently had the opportunity to talk with the guys from HUDSON. HUDSON is a rock ‘n’ roll band from Los Angeles, California. The band came together in late 2013 when guitarist Chris Llewellyn and bassist Brian Cohen came across vocalist David Hudson at a show some two and a half years prior. About a year later David asked them to come see him at an open microphone show and the rest is history as they say. Drummer Christian Thierbach IV was an old colleague whom Chris called up to round out the quartet. Continue reading

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