Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band Brings that Funk

Outside the doors of the Visulite Theatre, all was quiet. You would have had little to suspect was going on inside, but the marquee above the doors read, in all capitals, “YO MAMA’S BIG FAT BOOTY BAND,” and anyone who knew the Asheville funk sextet knew that the quiet wouldn’t last for long.

Clear skies welcome 311 on the Unity Tour in CLT

Nebraska’s own 311 spent their hot holiday roaming the highs and lows of American soil, stopping in just about everyone’s city for their 18th consecutive summer tour. The 2017 version of this tour is entitled the Unity Tour, which is fitting as the band is currently promoting their twelfth studio album MOSAIC. Opening for the raggae rock legends was Danish alt outfit New Politics and the progressive rock band Passafire.

Judah & The Lion strive for Mars

Brian Macdonald lays out the blueprints to the band’s future Photos by Ricky Thigpen From the outside looking in, it seems as if Judah & The Lion are in a go-go-go routine. They started a hectic tour schedule as the new year arrived, and have enjoyed brief moments of home life here and there. The […]

Sir Sly and Shaed dazzled the Visulite last night

Sir Sly and Shaed dazzled the Visulite last night (feel free to jazz up title) The Visulite was packed from wall-to-wall with with eager music fans awaiting the techno-funky vibe ridden concert that laid ahead. What just could not stop was the gyrating and smiling throughout the crowd. The opening band was D.C.’s Shaed (FInish […]