Monáe has a strong vision and passion for bringing people together and empowering them to accept others as well as themselves. With energy and focus, that version of America feels possible.
As a diehard, it’s exhilarating. As anything else, it could be extremely frustrating, but again what does a casual Radiohead fan even look like?
Over the past few months, and particularly the past few weeks, I've noticed a new trend among new bands releasing albums and pitching them via Ticketmaster. It began as a bonus for buying tickets. As if the band appreciated you attending their show so much that they'd treat you to their new album free of charge.... Continue Reading →
This tour gave me access to fanboy excessively due to the stage setup that extended out into the pit area. As #Wolstenbeast ripped into that opening riff, I was transported back to being a 17-year-old kid.
2016 may have been the most depressing of my life (29 years). When it came to live music however, it was one of my best. It featured TWO shows at Red Rocks Amphitheater in Colorado, a Beatle, two Cage the Elephant shows and an exclusive show in St. Louis by rock and roll hall of... Continue Reading →
It isn’t very often a band in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame plays a venue that holds under 2,300 rabid music lovers. That was the case as Green Day wrapped up their small club tour at The Pageant in St. Louis, MO. The show was supposed to be the first date of the... Continue Reading →
From now on, it may be referred to as The Sauna at Scottrade Center. The amount of sweat filtering through the mostly filled arena could have very well formed a palpable river, if not for the confetti soaking it up. Coldplay returned to St. Louis filled with optimism, fan worship, and enough confetti and hormones... Continue Reading →