Category: Reviews

Daughtry rattles the cage in raucous show in NYC

By Ryan ZakinWhere:  Beacon Theatre, New York CityWho:  DaughtryIt was 2006 the last time this casual listener had heard of the musical stylings of post-grunge rock star Chris Daughtry and his all-star band. The then-25-year-old singer turned down an offer to front for the rock band Fuel to instead record his debut solo record, released […]

The Venue: These Punks Ain’t No Joke

By:  Jeremy Gruen Where: The Delancey, NYC This week, I got to see another up and coming rock band that I’m super excited for – The Nectars. I first heard of them after I had received a link to one of the band’s newest releases, “Heaven”, from a friend who told me the […]

The Veronicas ink global deal with Sony, plot reemergence/comeback

By Alan HoThe dynamic duo is back, but it’s not like they actually ever left.  But in today’s here today, gone tomorrow mentality in the music world, 5 years gone is more like 50 years gone.  Australia’s The Veronicas, who formed in 1999 and hit the breakout circuit in 2005 when they were signed by […]

The Critics Corner

By Maura Harwood Who: Matt Hires For fans of:  Rob Thomas, matchbox twenty, Ryan Adams, Bob Dylan, Marc Broussard, Josh Hoge Album name:  Forever (EP) Rating:  4 out of 5 Valentine’s Day may have just ended, but that does not […]