02nd Jul2013

Jackson Browne “Never Stops” with the Ravinia Crowd

  It was another beautiful night at Ravinia Festival. Especially for a Thursday to sing pop/rock icon Jackson Browne. Tonight, Browne was joined by Nickel Creek alum...

12th Jun2013

Sting Wraps the Ravinia Audience Around His Finger

  It was once again a beautiful night at the Ravinia Festival this Friday, September 7th. Sting was there tonight and it was a sold out crowd....

07th Jun2013

Judy Collins & Don McLean Warm Up the Cold Ravinia Crowd

  It was cold thursday night as Ravinia opened its season gates for the first show of the Ravinia season in 2013: Judy Collins and Don McLean....

15th May2013

Steven Wilson Brings His Masterpiece to Park West

I was originally turned onto Steven Wilson through the recommendation of Kevin Pollack, editor of this online magazine, as he knew I was a prog rocker and...

29th Apr2013

Carl Palmer Brings the “Legacy” to the Arcada

Before I begin the review, I need to make a disclaimer. Emerson, Lake, and Palmer is one of my all-time favorite bands, and I have been a...

22nd Apr2013

Widespread Panic Share the Love at UIC Pavilion

Since I first saw Widespread Panic at a tiny club in Raleigh, NC twenty-five years ago they’ve grown from local heroes into headliners, selling out multiple-night runs...

22nd Apr2013

Sevendust, Coal Chamber & Lacuna Coil Rock Mojoes

Sevendust,Coal Chamber, Lacuna Coil, and Candlelight Red blew the roof of Mojoes Tuesday night. Candlelight Red opened the show with a great set, if you are not...

22nd Apr2013

Dickey Betts Makes Rare Appearance in Chicago

  Long time Allman Brothers fans have the opportunity to see founding member Dickey Betts make a rare Chicago area appearance this weekend, as the Guitarist, Singer...

22nd Apr2013

Think Floyd USA Brings the “Dark Side” to Viper Alley

  The first time I saw Think Floyd USA (TFUSA) was about 6 years ago at an outdoor festival in Mt. Prospect. I had no idea what...

22nd Apr2013

Fleetwood Mac Tears Up United Center by a “Landslide”

  After four decades of performing as one of the most successful bands in rock history, last night’s show was just one of many for Fleetwood Mac....