Photo gallery of Old Crow Medicine Show at CMAC.
Legendary Stevie Wonder performed to a packed house at Buffalo’s First Niagara Center. The “Songs In The Key of Life” show was a nearly four hour concert to the delight of the crowd.
review by Tomas Flint “I’m singing for the love of it, have mercy on the man who sings to be adored.” In an industry inundated with flash, flare and over the top shock-inducing antics, Josh Ritter employs nothing by way of tactic. In fact, there is nothing exceptional to note of the author-singer-songwriter from Moscow, […]
Review by Tomas Flint “Hey Mike! White, wheat or rye?” “I’m sorry good sir but you must abide by the format that we have established for this evenings happenings. If you would like to ask a question you must etch it upon one of these neon colored sticky notes and place it gently in the […]
review by Sebastian Hernandez Pearl Jam has been around for nearly a quarter of a century, or to be incredibly precise, existed as a live band for exactly twenty four years. On October 22nd, 1990 Pearl Jam played their first show in Seattle. Exactly twenty four years later that story added a colorful page with […]
Dopapod axe-man Rob Compa motions towards the left side of Rochester’s Water Street Music Hall’s floor -“Right there! As a kid, I stood right there and watched Umphrey’s McGee play.” Rob’s hometown enthusiasm (Rob is from East Rochester) would carry through a blistering two set/multiple encore night that even Light/Sound man extraordinaire Luke Stratton proclaimed on Twitter […]
Review by Tomas Flint, photos by Kelli Marsh. When Jeff Tweedy took to the storied stage of Buffalo’s iconic Town Ballroom this past Wednesday it was clear that he had nothing to prove. The alt country, alt rock, alt convention pioneer had once again cut a detour into the sonic highway he’s been paving for […]
The Black Keys came to Rochester’s Blue Cross Arena ready to rock their fans. The Turn Blue tour has been bringing some bluesy funk from their Akron, Ohio roots to cities across the U.S. Starting with “Dead and Gone” the Grammy winning duo, Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney fired through a dynamic set. The set was dominated by tunes from […]
Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers at Darien Lake Performing Arts Center on 9/7/14. Setlist: So You Want to Be a Rock ‘n’ Roll Star, Mary Jane’s Last Dance, American Dream Plan B, Into the Great Wide Open, Forgotten Man, I Won’t Back Down, Free Fallin’, A Woman in Love (It’s Not Me), U Get Me High, Rebels, […]