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
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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

Gig Leaves Hynde The Talk Of The Town

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Chrissie Hynde
Massey Hall
Toronto, Ontario
Thursday October 30, 2014
Review: Joseph Suto

 

 

It had been almost five years since Chrissie Hynde last graced a North American stage. It was much too long as far as the fans in attendance at Massey Hall Thursday evening were concerned. The Toronto show also marked the first date of her twenty-five date tour in support of her solo release, Stockholm. Continue reading

Jennings: Rock Is Dead?

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Sammy Hagar and Vic Johnson

Commentary
Thom Jennings
Rock Music Critic

 

 

 

The iconic band that coined the phrase “Long Live Rock” back in the 1970s will be hitting the road to celebrate their 50 year run. Coined “The Who Hits 50!” will certainly sell out a few major arenas, but the title suggests that this may indeed be the final run for the band that had its first farewell tour way back in 1982. Continue reading

A Conversation With Dizzy Reed

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Dizzy Reed
Guns ‘N’ Roses
Dead Daisies
By: Joseph Suto

 

 

 

We recently had the opportunity to talk to Guns N’ Roses and Dead Daisies keyboardist Dizzy Reed. Reed was able to fill us in on everything he is currently up to with both bands and gave us an inside look on all his other projects. The Dead Daisies were on the road opening the Kiss/Def Leppard tour this August as well as played some dates opening for Lynyrd Skynyrd and Bad Company earlier this summer. Continue reading