Concert review

Eddie Vedder (Maria Ives for Radio.com)

Pearl Jam Melts Brooklynites’ Faces With ‘Lightning Bolt’

Maybe they’re happy with their new ‘Lightning Bolt’ album and how it’s been received. Or perhaps it’s just gratitude that they’ve attained the rare status of a band who can sell out multiple nights at a New York-area arena.

10/21/2013

Arctic Monkeys (Courtesy Domino Records)

Concert Review: Arctic Monkeys At The Fox Theater, Oakland

With a rocket-fueled 20-song set, Arctic Monkeys did not disappoint in night two of their recent shows at Oakland’s Fox Theatre.

09/29/2013

Depeche Mode, circa 2013. (Courtesy of Columbia Records)

Depeche Mode’s ‘Concert For The Masses’ Rose Bowl Show, 25 Years Later

Twenty five years ago, on June 18, 1988, the Depeche Mode played the 101st show of their Music For The Masses Tour. The concert would prove to be the most important performance of their career.

06/18/2013

Scott Avett (Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images)

Governors Ball Day 3: Kanye Wins The War, But Avett Brothers And Lumineers Put Up A Good Fight

The final day of Governors Ball could be summed up in one word: Kanye. But stellar performances from the likes of The xx, Haim, Grizzly Bear and the outshined fellow headliners, Avett Brothers should definitely not go unmentioned.

06/10/2013

Mark Foster (Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Foster The People Play Three New Songs At Secret Troubadour Show

Foster the People’s surprise Troubadour set Sunday night revealed a few emotionally charged new songs sprinkled between the band’s big sing-alongs.

06/03/2013

Credit: Maria Ives

Metallica, Avenged Sevenfold, Arctic Monkeys Rock Atlantic City’s Orion Festival

[photogallerylink id=57055 align=left]“We’re not afraid, we’re just hoping it’s good!” So said James Hetfield from the stage of Metallica‘s first-ever Orion Music + More Festival. He was referring to the song the band was about […]

06/25/2012

Green Day @ Not So Silent Night 2011 (Photo By: Steve Jennings)

NSSN 2011: Green Day Saves The Day, Florence Rushes The Stage

Not So Silent Night 2011: Green DayOur friends in San Francisco held their annual concert bash Not So Silent Night last night, and it was action-packed and filled with surprises, to say the least. And thanks […]

12/10/2011

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[Review] Bush Brings Down The House At Sold-Out Saint Rocke Reunion Show

A small yet devoted pack of 200-300 + Bushheads crammed into the intimate, gothic-themed club, Saint Rocke, in Hermosa Beach last Friday night, July 22, for the band [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bush[/lastfm]‘s sold-out reunion showcase. The hot, sweaty […]

07/24/2011

“Top Tier Live Act” Gorillaz “Exploded” During Live On Letterman Performance

    Based on reviews, fan response, and a storm of excitement and enthusiasm, [lastfm]Gorillaz[/lastfm] proved during their Live on Letterman concert webcast last night that they’re easily among this year’s live musical sensations. During […]

10/08/2010