Celebrating Don Hill @ The Hills NYC

MANHATTAN, NY—After many years as the greeter at a popular mainstream rock music club, Kenny’s Castaways, Don Hill started booking shows at the short-lived Cat Club in 1984. By 1993 he was ready to open his own club, Don Hill’s, in Greenwich Village and later in SoHo, with a hit …

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Self Help Festival @ Festival Pier At Penn’s Landing

PHILADELPHIA, PA—The second Self Help Fest took place months after its premiere early last year in California. Hitting the Northeast hard, the festival was headlined by A Day To Remember, who brought along Self Help alum Bring Me The Horizon and a full lineup that spanned the entire day.

Along …

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Bob Gruen Birthday Bash @ 2A Bar

EAST VILLAGE, NY—At Bob Gruen’s annual birthday bash, rock royalty and the post-CBGB crowd joined forces to honor one of rock greatest photographers known for his intimate pictures of John Lennon, The Clash, Sex Pistols and anyone who was anyone in the ’70s. Adorning the walls at 2A Bar in …

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X Japan @ Madison Square Garden

MANHATTAN, NY—Japanese rock and metal legends X Japan took the stage Oct. 11, 2014, at Madison Square Garden for a concert with a varied selection of music played during the night, such as some of the very fast metal that X Japan was famous for on their earlier recordings like …

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Gerard Way @ Webster Hall

MANHATTAN, NY—Almost two years after My Chemical Romance called it quits, former frontman and jack of all trades Gerard Way has returned to music with his debut solo album, Hesitant Alien, which was released this past September. Making his first live appearances Stateside to promote the album, Way embarked …

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Third Annual CBGB’s Music And Film Festival 2014

CBGB’s Then

East Village resident Hilly Kristal founded CBGB & OMFUG (Country, Bluegrass, Blues and Other Music For Uplifting Gormandizers) in December 1973 on the site of an earlier bar, Hilly’s On The Bowery, that he ran from 1969 to 1972. A fire at the popular Mercer Arts Center in …

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Robert Plant And The Sensational Space Shifters @ Brooklyn Academy Of Music

BROOKLYN, NY—Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant is someone who could certainly rest on his laurels at this point in his career. One of the most influential musicians to ever pick up an instrument, Plant is by many accounts the greatest singer in rock history. But despite his success—which includes selling …

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Farm Aid 2014 @ Walnut Creek Amphitheatre

“All of the things we’re talking about here are all about power; it’s all about corporations telling us what to do. The corporations are forcing our farmers to use pesticides. They own a lot of the farmers’ land. They’re supplying seeds to the farmers from Monsanto, seeds that you have …

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The Eagles @ Madison Square Garden

MANHATTAN, NY—The Eagles dusted off their catalogue of hits plus some obscure numbers at Madison Square Garden as part of their History Of Eagles tour for the last night of a two-venue run that included two shows at the Garden and one at Newark’s Prudential Center. It was a well-choreographed …

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Stevie Nicks Photography Show @ Morrison Hotel Gallery

NEW YORK, NY—Fleetwood Mac blew into town with three area shows as they triumphantly added another chapter to their long history with the return of keyboardist Christine McVie. At Morrison Hotel Gallery, songbird Stevie Nicks staged her own selfies from an era where Polaroids were the rage. During the record …

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