Michael Tracy answers the call…from Jon Bon Jovi!

Michael Tracy Answers the Call…from Jon Bon Jovi! Writer: Jimmy Warsham |Photographer by: Benjamin Robson //embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js There are only a few names out there in music that need no introduction and can call their own shots. Jon Bon Jovi is one of those names. Jon came onto the scene in the hair band era and […]

The Steep Canyon Rangers Pickin’ at the Knight’s Theater

The Steep Canyon Rangers Pickin’ at the Knight’s Theater //embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Western North Carolina is home to one of the best Bluegrass Bands around. The Grammy Award winning, Steep Canyon Rangers live in the beautiful mountain town of Brevard,NC. Woody Platt, Graham Sharp, and Charles Humphrey III formed the group in 2000 while they were students […]

Taking it to Church with Umphrey’s McGee

Umphrey’s McGee Kicks off 2017 Tour with Three Nights in Atlanta Words by Ben Gartenstein Photos and recordings by Nathan Leslie of NSL Media This past weekend, Umphrey’s McGee kicked off the new year with a three night run of shows at the Tabernacle in Atlanta, GA. Known for their unique blend of styles and […]

Breaking Benjamin sells out CDEC

Breaking Benjamin sells out CDEC Photos by Luke Jamroz Words by Sheila Walsh Pennsylvania rock outfit Breaking Benjamin (Hollywood Records) visited Greensboro’s Cone Denim Entertainment Center last night and brought along songs from their multi-hit repertoire. Fan favorites from all five albums were played for nearly 1,000 people from all over the Carolinas. Detroit quintet […]

Kings of Chaos rule over The Paramount

Walking up to The Paramount, fans were greeted by the brightly lit marquee with a festive Christmas tree on top of it. The marquee featured the show of the evening, the Kings of Chaos, rock’s ultimate supergroup. It did not matter that it was cold outside, fans were lining up to be the first ones […]

“I worship chaos… and metal”

“I worship chaos… and metal” Children of Bodom have been relentlessly assaulting the metal world for just shy of two decades now, and judging from their recent stop at the Neighborhood Theatre in Charlotte’s historic NoDa neighborhood, the assault is still going strong. With the release of their ninth full-length studio album, I Worship Chaos, the […]