Concert Reviews

Thursday + DeVotchKa at the Asbury Lanes

  Asbury Park, New Jersey (August 24th, 2018) – On an almost autumnal night, a crowd began to gather outside the Asbury Lanes, anxiously awaiting to scream along with local legends Thursday. The New Brunswick post-hardcore rockers brought along Denver, Colorado’s DeVotchKa to open up their second of four 20th anniversary shows at the Lanes. Thursday […]


Nashville, Tennessee (08/24/2018) – The lights begin to slowly dim, as the announcer takes the stage to introduce the band a packed house has been eagerly waiting to hear.  The Ben Cesare Band. My chest feels a thump as the kick drum fills up the room. The drummer tests the sound one last time before […]

Mike and the Moonpies

Tulsa, Oklahoma (August 24, 2018)– It wasn’t Steak Night at the Prairie Rose, but it was Friday night at the Mercury Lounge and Austin-based Mike and the Moonpies were on stage, playing a last minute show for a small, but enthusiastic crowd.  Mike and the Moonpies are no strangers to the Mercury Lounge, as they […]

Eyes Set To Kill – Ottawa

Ottawa, Ontario (August 21, 2018) – On a dreary Tuesday night, Mavericks provided shelter from the on and off rain with some great tunes as well. Part of their Letting Go Tour, bands Eyes Set To Kill, Dayshell, and Awake At Last provided some stellar performances. The line-up for the evening was rounded out by Gatineau’s own […]

Annie Oakley + Rachel La Vonne

Tulsa, Oklahoma (August 18, 2018)- A museum might not be at the top of the list of places people normally go to listen to music, but that’s exactly what happened in the intimate theater at the Woody Guthrie Center tonight, when the group Annie Oakley performed songs off their new album, Words We Mean.  Annie Oakley is […]

Randy Rogers Band + Jake Flint

Tulsa, Oklahoma (August 17, 2018)–  On a muggy, Friday night in August, country music fans filed into historic Cain’s Ballroom  and filled it to the brim for a sold-out show featuring opener Jake Flint and headliner Randy Rogers Band. Local Red Dirt musician, Jake Flint, opened the evening and quickly warmed up the crowd with a rocking […]