Styx at Chrysler Hall Norfolk, Virginia June 24, 2019

By Glenn Woodell If Styx is coming near you, just go see them! I was talking to one of the other music photographers after the show and we both agreed that the older bands put on more of a show and less of a series of songs than do so many of the newer bands. This was definitely the case with Styx. The sound quality … Continue reading Styx at Chrysler Hall Norfolk, Virginia June 24, 2019

Monica Heats Up The Summer Night In Cleveland

R&B Singer Monica along with Dru Hill, and special guest Jagged Edge helped famed radio stations 93.1 WKZAK FM and Z107.9 FM kickoff the perfect summertime party with their annual Stone Soul Festival. Fans of all ages were in attendance, they filled the Nautica Pavilion to almost capacity and a lot of fans were still coming in well after the show had started, myself included. … Continue reading Monica Heats Up The Summer Night In Cleveland

Sponge with Everafter at the Vanguard in Hampton, Virginia June 14, 2019

by Glenn Woodell There was a small but very dedicated crowd at the Vanguard for the Sponge show. Graduation weekend combined with rainy weather held back all but the die hard fans of this Detroit-based alternative, sometimes punky rock band. Virginia Beach-based favorites, Everafter, opened the show up with a powerful mix from this small but versatile trio, starting with an instrumental selection from Pink … Continue reading Sponge with Everafter at the Vanguard in Hampton, Virginia June 14, 2019

NF Drops New Single ‘The Search’ with Headlining Tour!

NF just dropped his new music video for ‘The Search’! The dark and gloomy atmosphere sets the mood for NF to bust out and break new grounds. NF has been on fire since his debut and fans cannot get enough. He has multiple big hits and on every tour he sells out every…EVERY tour date. Will there be a tour? YES! Yes there will be … Continue reading NF Drops New Single ‘The Search’ with Headlining Tour!

Trapt with Tantric, Saving Abel and Saliva at the Vanguard in Hampton, Virginia May 23, 2019

Initially built as an armory for the Virginia National Guard in 1936, the Vanguard is now a brewery/distillery in downtown Hampton that hosts live music five days a week. Four bands took the stage this evening as Tantric, Saving Abel, Saliva, and Trapt joined forces for a big crowd. Tantric Saving Abel Saliva Trapt Continue reading Trapt with Tantric, Saving Abel and Saliva at the Vanguard in Hampton, Virginia May 23, 2019

Lunatic Luau May17, 2019 Virginia Beach, Virginia

The 19th Annual Lunatic Luau in Virginia Beach, Virginia, brought out a powerful lineup of bands on what was a perfect day for an outdoor music event. Although twelve bands played on two stages throughout the afternoon, only eleven are covered here. The lineup was as follows: ENTRY PLAZA HELLZAPOPPIN CIRCUS SIDESHOW 2:00 NANCY’S NOOK SIDE STAGE JUST STANDING 2:15 – 2:35 (20 MIN) SEVEN TEN … Continue reading Lunatic Luau May17, 2019 Virginia Beach, Virginia

The Struts May 16, 2019 at The NorVa in Norfolk, Virginia

Like so many of the opening acts that come to the NorVa, Des Rocs could just as easily have been a headliner. Not to take anything away from The Struts who headlined this night, but those who came only for the main act missed out on a great performance. Think of a more energetic and bluesy version of Elvis, armed with a Stratocaster. More distortion … Continue reading The Struts May 16, 2019 at The NorVa in Norfolk, Virginia

Winter Jam Exclusive Photo Gallery Louisville, Ky

  Winter Jam rolled into the legendary Freedom Hall in Louisville, Kentucky with an action packed line up! Manic Drive, Ty Brasel, Dan Bremnes, Hollyn, NewSong, Ledger, Mandisa, Rend Collective, Danny Gokey, and Newsboys United. There wasn’t an empty seat in the venue as fans lined up before noon for this annual event.   MANIC DRIVE   Ty Brasel   Dan Brumnus   Hollyn   … Continue reading Winter Jam Exclusive Photo Gallery Louisville, Ky

Rivershine’s David Jr. Talks New Single THE LOVER, Touring, and More!

Louisville native county band Rivershine is scaling the charts with their debut single ‘The Lover’.  Today we have the ands guitarist Dave with us and he talks about the new single, about opening up their touring schedule and more! Ryan: I’ve seen a lot of promotions for Rivershine’s new single “The Lover” How is the single doing? David: “The Lover” is doin so well. We … Continue reading Rivershine’s David Jr. Talks New Single THE LOVER, Touring, and More!