• Caspian at the Union Transfer, Philadelphia, 11/16/16

    Photos: Caspian at Union Transfer, Philadelphia

    Caspian – at the Union Transfer, Philadelphia, PA – 11/16/16     Navigating my way up to the stage on the floor of a packed Union Transfer, I finally experienced what my friends have been raving about. Caspian opened with “Waking Season” and went right into “Echo and Abyss,” which...
  • Langhorn Slim and the Law - Asbury Park, NY, 10/29/16

    Photos: Langhorn Slim and The Law

    Langhorn Slim and The Law – House of Independents, Asbury Park, NJ – 10-29-16   Langhorn Slim opened the night with two solo acoustic songs before “The Law” joined him on stage; the second of the two solo songs he performed is one he was currently working on and...
  • Nicole Atkins and Wolf! Asbury Park NJ, 10/28/16

    Photos: Nicole Atkins & Wolf!

    Nicole Atkins & Wolf! House of Independents, Asbury Park, NJ, 10/28/16 It’s Halloween weekend in Asbury Park, NJ, and half the crowd is in costumes. Nicole Atkins took the stage dressed up as “Carrie” (from the Stephen King novel), wearing a white prom dress covered in blood; after welcoming...
  • Sigur Rós at Radio City Music Hall, New York, 10/5/16

    Photos: Sigur Rós

    Sigur Rós at Radio City Music Hall, New York City, 10/5/16   Sigur Rós made their triumphant return to a sold out Radio City Music Hall last night (for the first time since 2003), bringing some new arrangements and interpretations of their classic songs spanning seven studio albums. Photo...
  • Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam - Rough Trade, Brooklyn, 9/26/16

    PHOTOS: Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam

    Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam play at Rough Trade in Brookyn in support of latest album   “I Had a dream that you were Mine, I’ve Had that Dream A 1000 Times” Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam and “The Texans” (on bass and drums) took the stage just after 10 PM...
  • Glen Hansard - Carnegie Hall, NYC, 9/14/16

    PHOTOS: Glen Hansard at Carnegie Hall

    When Your Mind’s Made Up – Glen Hansard at Carnegie Hall, New York City, 9/14/16 Glen took the stage with his “Save-A-Soul” Mission Band promptly at 8 PM. He was handed an acoustic guitar and opened with “You will Become” off Rhythm and Repose (2012). The crowd cheered and...
  • Banks & Steelz at the Bowery, NYC, 9/1/16

    PHOTOS: Banks & Steelz

    There are Men and There are Giants – Banks & Steelz at the Bowery, 9/1/16 Bowery Ballroom (New York City) – Banks & Steelz, the collaborative effort between RZA (Wu-Tang Clan) and Paul Banks (Interpol), with Matt Barrick (The Walkmen) on drums for the tour, took the dimly blue...
  • Willie Nelson and Family, Asbury Park, NJ, 9/2/16

    PHOTOS: Willie Nelson and Family, with opener The Tangiers Blues Band

    On The Road Again – Willie Nelson and Family   Greetings from Asbury Park, New Jersey! Willie Nelson and Family made some serious waves at the Jersey Shore on September 2, also bringing The Tangiers Blues Band down from NYC as their opener. Willie Nelson took the stage just...