Reviews

Posted on Saturday, October 1st, 2005 - 12:44 pm
The angle SCI had on the material was exquisite. They played these great songs from the inside out. The JGB, however, seemed all surface to me. The False Jerry kind of weirded me out. It seemed like more gloss and showmanship than anything else. They're a professional outfit, of course, but w/o...
Posted on Wednesday, September 21st, 2005 - 4:53 pm
The first thing I see as I enter the top of Red Rocks is the full moon just barely sitting on the Colorado horizon. It's got that dusky, orange glow and an uncanny resemblance of, well, dare I say, a Georgia peach. It sat center-stage and shined like a beacon getting brighter and brighter the...
Posted on Monday, August 15th, 2005 - 5:49 am
Is there a better place to 'see music' than Red Rocks? With it's surreal, natural appeal and rock history ridden presence, it is no wonder why Trey Anastasio still gets excited to play Colorado's favorite venue. "I've said before, but I'll say it again," Anastasio readmits on Saturday night, "this...
Posted on Tuesday, August 9th, 2005 - 8:13 am
On the 10th trip around the sun since Jerry Garcia's death, what more can be said about the man? The good news is that people ARE still saying things about the big guy. The dissection of a Dead show and talk about all the amazing intricacies of Jerry's playing still goes on. There is...
Posted on Sunday, August 7th, 2005 - 2:23 am
Trey Anastasio played Jones Beach in Long Island. Here's a few pictures from the show. We'll get more up in the next few days. 08/06/05 (Sat) Tommy Hilfiger at Jones Beach Theatre - Wantagh, NY Set 1: Money Love and Change, Cayman Review, Air Said to Me, Dark and Down, Invisible, Gotta Jibboo...
Posted on Wednesday, July 20th, 2005 - 4:11 pm
Over the years I have always thought of Mark Knopfler as one of my favorite guitar players and I always regretted missing him play live. Last night I figured out why. He was awesome. I was not quite sure what to expect – which was kind of nice for a change. Too many times I know what I am in for...
Posted on Tuesday, July 19th, 2005 - 12:46 am
Thanks to The Grateful Web for providing my ticket in exchange for this review. The first order of business was to sell some Make Love Not War tshirts that are also available on this site. With a few beers and some other remedies of a less toxic nature we hit the parking lot. I did...
Posted on Monday, July 4th, 2005 - 9:10 pm
In light of the upcoming Fourth of July I would like to invite all readers to comment with your ideas of what constitutes American Music.  We could get a very nice discussion going regarding bands, styles, influences, allusions, imagery, intent, and anything else that might come up about what...
Posted on Sunday, July 3rd, 2005 - 10:51 am
Original title: Comédia Infantil Translated in Dutch: Comédia Infantil (also known as: Verteller van de wind) Author: Henning Mankell Mankell is born in 1948 in Stockholm. He spent his youth in the Northern part of Sweden (Harjedalen). In 1972, he went to Africa for the first time, which influences...
Posted on Wednesday, June 29th, 2005 - 3:52 pm
This year, my "summer festival season" started with TW Classic, which can be seen as the precursor of Rock Werchter, which takes place in the same area one week later. On the agenda this year: Gabriel Rios, Brian Wilson, Novastar, Arno, Duran Duran, and Lenny Kravitz. As you can see, a mixture of...