Sevendust with Tremonti, Cane Hill, Lullwater, and Kirra at the NorVa in Norfolk, Virginia February 9th, 2019

I had the pleasure to sit with the members of Lullwater before the show and ask them a few questions. Music Matters: You mentioned on your website that you had a tumultuous two years since the release of Revival, enough so that it influenced your music. Do you want to talk about the influence of external forces on your music? John: You know, I think … Continue reading Sevendust with Tremonti, Cane Hill, Lullwater, and Kirra at the NorVa in Norfolk, Virginia February 9th, 2019

Puddle of Mudd with 710OIL and Mick Blankenship at Boathouse Live in Newport News, Virginia January 10, 2019

Fans were not disappointed at the Puddle of Mudd show held at the relatively new venue, Boathouse Live in Newport News, Virginia. There were many locals present, musicians and fans alike, who came to see 710OIL, one of the openers, after a months-long hiatus from the local stages. Frontman Chris Johnson took a leave of absence to have some neck surgery but was back full … Continue reading Puddle of Mudd with 710OIL and Mick Blankenship at Boathouse Live in Newport News, Virginia January 10, 2019

Angel Vivaldi and Nita Strauss in Richmond, Virginia, The Canal Club, December 20, 2018

Shooting at a new venue can be exciting. Not so when you have to stand in the rain for 45 minutes. Once inside however, we were treated to a block of no less than five bands for the evening. Local band, Emperial March, got the night started with their set of hard driving metallic rock. Getting a good spot on the front rail proved to … Continue reading Angel Vivaldi and Nita Strauss in Richmond, Virginia, The Canal Club, December 20, 2018

Halestorm with New Year’s Day and In This Moment at the Ted Constant Convocation Center in Norfolk, Virginia on November 16, 2018

Photos and article by Glenn Woodell If you came out expecting very little light on the stage, and much of it red, and lots of F-bombs, then you came to the right show. It seems that hard rock and metal these days dictate that the stages shall be dimly lit in red, making it ever so difficult for the photographers, even with the latest gear, … Continue reading Halestorm with New Year’s Day and In This Moment at the Ted Constant Convocation Center in Norfolk, Virginia on November 16, 2018

Whiskey Myers to Perform at Manchester Music Hall 11/16

Whiskey Myers is performing in Lexington Kentucky November 16th 7pm at Manchester Music Hall! Texas born, Whiskey Myers is creating ground breaking music that resonates with the listeners in ways that Garth Brooks shook country music in the 90’s. This gritty southern country ensemble delivers a raw straight from the heart and memory of where they’re from and real life. With hits like “Ballad of … Continue reading Whiskey Myers to Perform at Manchester Music Hall 11/16

Sofi Tukker with LP Giobbi and Crush Club at the NorVa in Norfolk, Virginia October 21, 2018

If you’ve ever been to a show where the time between the acts is a mix of gear changeouts and annoying filler music, this was not one of those. With a minimal amount of gear on the stage and with LP Giobbi at the helm, it was a night of perfect transitions as she not only provided the opening and changeover music, but she was … Continue reading Sofi Tukker with LP Giobbi and Crush Club at the NorVa in Norfolk, Virginia October 21, 2018