Reviews

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...
Posted on Saturday, June 25th, 2005 - 6:07 pm
Today thousands of Widespread Panic fans awoke still scratching their heads over last night's second set at Red Rocks Amphitheatre. Of course your hard-core Panic fan will analyze each set they play with both the precision of a Talmudic scholar, perfected in the mold of the Grateful Dead scholars...
Posted on Thursday, June 16th, 2005 - 2:24 pm
As I awoke that Sunday, there was not much desire to trek up to Red Rocks to see a group that I was only vaguely familiar with.  I had had one of those horrible, no good, very bad weeks and did not think the Pixies were capable of solving any of my issues.  However, knowing that I had...
Posted on Friday, June 10th, 2005 - 4:04 pm
I made a deal with my wife that if I could get the kids to bed, so that everything at the ol' homestead was settled and peaceful, then I could go to the show.  So I went, though I was delayed enough by my two daughters that I arrived at the tail end of Dark Star Orchestra's first set. ...