It's in the air. Life is back to a relative normal. Masks are off, social distancing is ceasing to exist and for an evening, life felt like it was before the Covid pandemic. Legendary 80's rock band Great White took the stage at the Diamond Jo Casino in Northwood, Iowa this past Saturday. Honestly, I've … Continue reading (Concert Therapy Reviews): GREAT WHITE Live at Diamond Jo Casino in Northwood, Iowa (7/17/2021)
While trying to write this review... all I keep referencing back to in my mind is Lorraine Lewis's use of the term "Hella-cool". If I may be so bold, I'd like to use this word to describe the recent Vixen show I was lucky enough to see. Vixen has been rocking the stages for the … Continue reading (Concert Therapy Reviews): VIXEN Live at The Landis Theater in Vineland, New Jersey (7/11/2021)
Those that know me know that I love a good banger of a night of music, especially music that is the golden age for the millenial/Generation X generation. Where the hair was big, the guitars were loud, the spandex was tight, and the music was even louder. It was the music that people listened to … Continue reading Slaughter and Lynch Mob Keeps Fans “Up All Night and Moving” in Iowa!
Editor's Note: It is a great change of pace interviewing some of my heroes from when I was growing up as a kid. I remember the song "Rock Me" by Great White, and how it is still one of my all-time favorite songs. That song brings back so many memories for me. Then, new heroes … Continue reading Mark Kendall of Great White Discusses “Full Circle” and the Creative Process with Madness To Creation!
Editor's Note: It was a great conversation to chat with arguably one of the most underrated vocalists of the 1980's. In my view, XYZ flew under the radar in terms of being popular in the 1980's metal scene. XYZ was great and highly underrated because of their musicianship and the impeccable vocals of Terry Ilous. … Continue reading Terry Ilous Discusses “Gypsy Dreams” with Madness To Creation!