Body surfing was the activity of the evening in downtown Los Angeles this past Friday the 13th, as post-hardcore group La Dispute closed their 2019 tour at the Belasco Theater. The Grand Rapids, MI band was joined on this tour by Empath and Touché Amoré.
It was the best of times, it was story time, it was the age of wisdom, it was the rock of ages, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of TSO, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Rhythm, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of THE tour… or in this case, the TOURS.
In what has become a little bit of a holiday tradition for several of Chicago area's greatest concert photographers, Steel Panther once again hit the Windy City right before the holidays to an extremely packed House of Blues.
Djer, the third Pharaoh of Egypt, said it best (loosely translated), “A little embalming is good for the soul! Let’s make some music and funk things up!!” With Djer’s tragic death in 2955 B.C., 11 mummies (was Djer one of them?) vowed to immortalize his words. On December 5th, 2019, Here Come The Mummies (HCTM) exited the tomb to put on a memorable show at the Broadberry in Richmond, VA.
Ardmore, Pennsylvania - It was a brisk autumn night on November 22, 2019 in the little town of Ardmore, as 10,000 Maniacs were about to play for...
Folk Road Show are four singer-songwriters from different parts of the world. They make a catchy mix of Americana, folk and indie-pop with all four singing in perfect harmony. To celebrate the release of their new EP Thought You’d Never Ask, they are touring around in Germany and The Netherlands.
Blues Traveler unleashed a torrent of much needed energy to a full house of Michiganders breaking out from an early snowstorm. Celebrating their Grammy-Award winning album Four, John Popper (singer/harmonica), Chan Kinchla (guitar), Brendon Hill (drums), Tad Kinchla (bass) and Ben Wilson (keyboards) performed their breakthrough album in it's ENTIRETY at 20 Monroe Live.
With their third newly released album, A Blemish In The Great Light, Canadian indie rock band Half Moon Run played at a sold-out Paradiso. Because this show sold out so quick a second date the next day was added. Even long before the doors opened a row began to form outside in the rain, which shows the popularity of the band.
We knew they were coming. A small but powerful Mongolian force have been invading clubs all across North America. On November 11, 2019, the audience at the sold-out Broadberry waited to witness one of the most talked about invasions in Broadberry history. The HU was coming to town.
Slayer delivered a thunderous final show to the ExploreAsheville Arena, marking what they have deemed the last leg to their world domination Final Campaign Tour. With the band’s intention to play as many places as possible before hanging up their horns, their extensive farewell trek has proven that these thrash titans will reign supreme.