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When you put 12 musicians on the same stage and they’re all in the zone, magic happens. Monday night (1/23/17) at The Palace Theatre those 12 musicians, collectively known as the Tedeschi Trucks Band, brought a special kind of magic. The setlist included songs from their latest record ‘Let...

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An evening of acoustic brilliance at the historic Lincoln Theatre with Ohio’s own Over the Rhine. Karin Bergquist, her husband Linford Detweiler and guitarist/mandolinist extraordinaire Brad Meinerding had the audience in the palms of their hands for 2 hours of story telling, incredible music (including reality Christmas songs …...

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You might have heard the quote: “Comedy is a serious business.” At The Newport, on June 11tht, it was clear how much “Weird” Al Yankovic holds to that quote with his multimedia extravaganza. The serious business of “Weird” Al’s comedy is evident in the sheer amount of precision and...

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One thing is for sure, if you are going to see folk singer Todd Snider. Whether it is the first time going to see the Americana/folk/alternative country musician or the fiftieth, no two shows will ever be the same. While known for crowd favorite such as ‘Beer Run’, new...

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The Summerland 2012 Music Tour time machine landed right here in Columbus last week, packed with songs that are guaranteed to evoke memories of where we were the first time we heard them. The first group to take the Lifestyle Communities Pavilion stage following a brief intro from Mark...

I might not have attended many frat parties in college, and that may have been for several very good reasons, but I’d be a liar if I told you the ones I did attend weren’t fun.  Sipping PJ from red Solo cups and wandering around aimlessly with a flock...

On one of the more mild days of this summer, Modest Mouse graced fans at the Lifestyles Communities Pavilion with a night to be remembered. Upon walking into the venue, it was obvious that the energy was high. The sold out show had yet to start and the grass...

My first memory of bands like Mississippi’s, Saving Able goes back to the late 1990’s when the bellowing “yeah” of Eddie Vedder made its way into the pipes of so many front men.  In fact, I jokingly referred to these bands and this genre of music as “Yeah music”. ...

Miranda Lambert brought her On Fire tour to Nationwide arena Thursday night. Special guest included two of todays most popular country artist, Chris Young and Jerrod Niemann. The predominantly female crowed filled in Nationwide to listen to some of country music’s finest. Lines of over one hundred peopled gathered...

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Upon entering the concert that night I had many expectations having never seen Radiohead perform live before, but I was prepared for anything. From the look of the crowd that looked more like they had just come from a cubicle than were about to take in a live show...

80s rock icons REO Speedwagon performed in Huntington Park Thursday in a concert benefiting Buckeye Ranch, a charity that provides mental health treatment for children and their families. The show wasn’t all about the good cause, however, and lead singer and guitarist Kevin Cronin made it a point to...

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On Friday night, the anticipation gave way to excitement as fans at crew stadium kicked off Rock on the Range weekend.  The stage was set (literally) and bands were ready to start the weekend off with a combination of covers and hit singles. Attendees also had the chance to...

On a Thursday night, country artists Justin Moore stopped at the Newport Music Hall in Columbus as part of the Outlaws Like Me tour. The warm sunny weather set the mood for the night as a parade of half lit concertgoers arrived. The lines for alcohol were enormous and...

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It’s been almost three years since Manson has graced a stage Columbus, Ohio.  That drought will end on May 20th when Manson plays the mainstage at the annual Rock on the Range at Crew Stadium. Time can be a blessing or a curse for an artist.  Take too much...

Eric Church rocked the house last night at Nationwide Arena with the The Blood, Sweat & Beers Tour featuring Brantley Gilbert. The show was almost a packed house, not an easy feat for the large arena. Georgia born, Brantley Gilbert started off warming up with some songs fans were...

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Blue October took the stage on Thursday, April 12 at Newport Music Hall and came to Columbus ready to give their fans exactly what they wanted. They gave a performance that hit every emotion along with every note. The rock band from Houston, Texas hung a Texas flag on...

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