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

Are You in a Tribute Band?

Are you in or know of an awesome tribute band that blows people away paying tribute to one of the greatest rock/ pop bands of our time? Then I want to interview and photograph your band for a new book I'm writing tentatively titled "The Next Best Thing - The Rise of the Tribute Band … Continue reading Are You in a Tribute Band?

Yes tours with Singer from a Tribute Band

Yes, you heard it, if you were looking forward to seeing Yes with their front man John Anderson (how could you not) then you might be disappointed. Filling for Anderson is Benoit David from a Canadian Yes tribute band. So maybe all of you musicians in tribute bands mike hook up with the real band … Continue reading Yes tours with Singer from a Tribute Band

Cheap Trick “Lucky to be Alive” After Stage Collapse

Twenty minutes into their show on Sunday evening, the stage collapsed with little warning during a rain storm with gusts up to 96 miles per hour. Three people were injured including one of Cheap Trick's drivers. All of the bands equipment was destroyed along with damage to one of their trucks. For more info and … Continue reading Cheap Trick “Lucky to be Alive” After Stage Collapse