Blacktop Mojo – Lincoln Nebraska-7.30.17

Blacktop Mojo – Lincoln Nebraska-7.30.17
Blacktop Mojo at The Bouron Theater in Lincoln, Nebraska on July 30, 2017. Blacktop Mojo has quickly become one of my favorite new bands in 2017. First, there was the video of them covering “Dream On” by Aerosmith. I have always been sketchy when bands cover such iconic songs, but they did this right and kept it as close to... Read More

Record Review – Narrative Retold by Fire From the Gods

Record Review – Narrative Retold by Fire From the Gods
Record Review of “Narrative Retold” by Fire From the Gods by Twitch! Fire From the Gods is a mix of Sevendust meets Skindred meets P.O.D. meets Downset meets Bionic Jive meets Asking Alexandria. Everything from reggae to metalcore to rap to hardcore to punk. Sound Crazy? Well it is. The awesome kind of crazy I love, and that’s exactly what Austin,... Read More

Record Review – Edge of Free by Edge of Free

Record Review – Edge of Free by Edge of Free
Edge of Free debut record reviewed in The Pit by Twitch! Nashville’s Edge of Free released their debut, self-titled album on May 19 and The Pit gave it a whirl. After all, super producer Toby Wright (Alice in Chains, Korn, Tantric, and Metallica, to name a few) was in the booth! Edge of Free contains an intimate collection of semi-autobiographical... Read More

Boston – Heartland Event Center – 6.5.17

Boston – Heartland Event Center – 6.5.17
Boston landed in Grand Island on June 5th as part of its Hyper Space Tour and performed in front of a nearly-full Heartland Events Center at Fonner Park. Boston performed in an arena designed primarily for athletics, the acoustics were surprisingly balanced and pleasant, most likely due to the particular auditory taste of lead guitarist Tom Scholz.  His obsessive attention... Read More

Vince Neil and More – Council Bluffs, Iowa – 6.2.17

Vince Neil and More – Council Bluffs, Iowa – 6.2.17
Vince Neil, Queensryche, and Sebastian Bach in Council Bluffs, Iowa on June 2, 2017. Stir Concert Cove was brimming with fans of Vince Neil, Queensryche, and Sebastian Bach, a group of guys I consider an essential part of 80’s rock and roll. The venue of choice, Stir Cove, was the best place to have this show. Bonus for me, I... Read More

Kiefer Sutherland – Nashville Tennessee – 5.18.2017

Kiefer Sutherland – Nashville Tennessee – 5.18.2017
Kiefer Sutherland in Nashville, Tennessee on May 19, 2017 Kiefer Sutherland on the Not Enough Whiskey Tour at Exit/In on May 19th, 2017 Friday May 19th, Kiefer Sutherland sold out Nashville’s historical venue, Exit/In, as part of his Not Enough Whiskey Tour. Most of us are very familiar with Sutherland’s talent in front of a TV and film crew, but very... Read More