Category: Music

More Too Early Prognostications for the 2019 Grammys

By Alan HoBack again folks.  Summoning just enough of that special power for another edition!  Let’s get the show on the road…Song of the YearAll The Stars (Kendrick Lamar & SZA)Boo’d Up (Ella Mai)God’s Plan (Drake)In My Blood (Shawn Mendes)The Joke (Brandi Carlile)The Middle (Zedd, Maren Morris ft. Grey)Shallow (Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper)This Is […]

The Way Too Early Grammys Prognostications- Part 1

By Alan HoThe gifts are unwrapped.  You’re probably stuffed full of food and other things and emotions.  You might even be back at work because you were unable to take the rest of the year off say “see you on January 3!”But the Grammys are coming and before you know it, it’s February.  And since […]

The Spotlight

By Alan HoWho:  Keep TrueWhere:  Kansas CityFor fans of:  Paramore, All Time Low, blink-182, Lucky Boys Confusion, GarbageKansas City.  The home of music luminaries like Burt Bacharach, The Get Up Kids and yes, Puddle of Mudd.  KC was also the launching pad for David Cook, who started the band Axium in his pre-Idol days.We may […]

The Premiere Box

By Alan HoWho:  Little MixVideo:  Woman Like Me (ft. Nicki Minaj)The music superstars team up with Nicki Minaj to break so-called female stereotypes in this sassy, fun and explosive new video!  “Woman Like Me” is the first released single from the UK girl group’s upcoming album LM5, set for release on November 16!  The reggae-tinged […]

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 […]