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LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: MIGUEL (ECHO BEACH / TORONTO, ON)

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: MIGUEL (ECHO BEACH / TORONTO, ON)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Illuminating Toronto on the second-half of his “Ascension” tour, Miguel drew one of the largest crowds Echo Beach has seen in quite some time. With charming looks and moves

PREVIEW: MIGUEL’S ‘THE ASCENSION’ TOUR

PREVIEW: MIGUEL’S ‘THE ASCENSION’ TOUR

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] After finishing up the first half of his North American tour back in April in promotion of his fourth studio LP War & Leisure, Miguel will be bringing his

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: ALKALINE TRIO (TOWN BALLROOM / BUFFALO, NY)

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: ALKALINE TRIO (TOWN BALLROOM / BUFFALO, NY)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Bonafide pop punk veterans Alkaline Trio, hit the Town Ballroom Saturday night to a crowd that sold-out weeks in advance. Existing for well over two decades and having a monumental impact

GALLERY: DAVID BYRNE (CMAC / CANANDAIGUA, NY)

GALLERY: DAVID BYRNE (CMAC / CANANDAIGUA, NY)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/2″ el_position=”first last”] Photographer: Jackson Fleming Date: August 4, 2018 Venue: CMAC Performing Arts Center Location: Canandaigua, NY [/spb_text_block]

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: SMASHING PUMPKINS (PPG PAINTS ARENA / PITTSBURGH, PA)

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: SMASHING PUMPKINS (PPG PAINTS ARENA / PITTSBURGH, PA)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Saturday night was one for books. The prolific purveyors of gothic rock, Smashing Pumpkins, lit up Pittsburgh on their “Shiny and Oh So Bright” reunion tour across North America.

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: ARCTIC MONKEYS (PETERSON EVENTS CENTER / PITTSBURGH, PA)

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: ARCTIC MONKEYS (PETERSON EVENTS CENTER / PITTSBURGH, PA)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] It really is hard to pinpoint what genre the Arctic Monkeys consistently fall into, especially with their latest studio album, Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino. When they first got

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: LORD HURON (STAGE AE / PITTSBURGH, PA)

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: LORD HURON (STAGE AE / PITTSBURGH, PA)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Since their debut EP, Into the Sun, back in 2010, Lord Huron has always blended an interesting mix of indie and folk rock that has seen their sound reach the

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: FLEET FOXES (ARTPARK / LEWISTON, NY)

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: FLEET FOXES (ARTPARK / LEWISTON, NY)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] When thinking of bands in terms of their artistic approach to their craft and how they are able to hone their skills, very few folk bands compare to that

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: CLOVES, GRETA VAN FLEET (STAGE AE / PITTSBURGH, PA)

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: CLOVES, GRETA VAN FLEET (STAGE AE / PITTSBURGH, PA)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Producing arguably the widest age demographic I’ve ever seen at a concert to date, the classic rock sweethearts, Greta Van Fleet, had the outdoor portion of Stage AE sold

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: COURTNEY BARNETT (DANFORTH MUSIC HALL / TORONTO, ON)

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: COURTNEY BARNETT (DANFORTH MUSIC HALL / TORONTO, ON)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Courtney Barnett certainly knows how to melt some faces after her riveting set at the Danforth Music Hall Monday night. The Australian singer-songwriter’s live set was surprisingly heavy and hard-hitting, reminding