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)
Contributor's Note: Slaughter is an American rock band formed in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States, by lead vocalist/rhythm guitarist Mark Slaughter and bassist Dana Strum. The band reached stardom in 1990 with their first album Stick It to Ya, which spawned several hit singles including "Up All Night", "Spend My Life", "Mad About You" and "Fly … Continue reading (Mark Dean Interviews): MARK SLAUGHTER
Contributor's Note: RATT's signature sunset strip sound made the Los Angeles based outfit one of the most popular rock acts of the mid-'80s. As the story goes, RATT helped pioneer Hollywood’s legendary hard rock sound and scene and are proven true rock legends, headlining massive arena tours. Since 1983 to present, the band has sold … Continue reading Juan Croucier of RATT Looks Back on the Atlantic Record Years and “That GEICO Commercial” with Mark Dean of Madness To Creation
On Saturday, December 15, 2018, I attended the Slaughter concert at the Hard Rock Casino in Sioux City, Iowa. Doors opened at 7 PM and the show started at 8 PM. Ron Keel opened up for them. While I don't know much about Ron, I've learned that he toured with several bands back in the … Continue reading (Concert Review) “Live at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Sioux City, Iowa featuring SLAUGHTER” (12/15/2018)
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!