Concert Fan Seeks More Consideration

Way, way back before the internet and Facebook, one way to express an opinion in public was to write a letter to the editor at a local newspaper. When I was in my 20's, I did write a few letters to the editor at the San Diego Union-Tribune. The one below I wrote after the … Continue reading Concert Fan Seeks More Consideration

Queensrÿche at Sycuan Casino

On September 21st, Queensrÿche performed at Sycan Casino in San Diego, California for their new and long time fans at a near sold out show! Queensrÿche just came off opening on the Scorpions tour. The band never disappoints and this show was no different. After all these years, the band is tighter than ever. Their sound … Continue reading Queensrÿche at Sycuan Casino

Aether X at the House of Blues

On September 1st, 2018 the San Diego band Aether X performed at the House of Blues in San Diego Ca. Aether X is a new progressive/hard rock trio that features James Brady on guitar and Jeff Smith on drums. I've known Jeff for a long time since he is, like me, a software engineer. This … Continue reading Aether X at the House of Blues

Geoff Tate at The Canyon Club

On August 18th, 2019, Geoff Tate (the original lead singer of Queensryche) came to southern California, at The Canyon Club for the 30th anniversary of the Queensryche album Operation: Mindcrime.  Personally, this is still one of my favorite concept albums and love the story behind it. Around 2006 Geoff and Queensryche made a "part 2" … Continue reading Geoff Tate at The Canyon Club

Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas at the Soda Bar

On August 11th, 2018, Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas performed at the Soda Bar in San Diego, CA. I first saw her perform in Austin, TX in 2014 and was blown away! Since then, she got married, moved to California from Detroit, Michigan and turned 30 years old. The band is in the American soul/pop band … Continue reading Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas at the Soda Bar