SHOW REVIEWS

Show Reviews “National and Regional Acts” by ON TOUR MONTHLY

– Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by Ronnie Jackson – Gas Monkey Live – Dallas, TX / Thursday, May 4th, 2017 Bush Has Mad Love for Their Dallas Fans at U.S. Tour Kickoff Show Bush was making their way to the U.S., the British rock outfit ready to tour the states in support of their seventh studio album, Black and White…

Pixies Pummel Dallas with an Impressive Set List of New Music and a Slew of Classics – Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – The Bomb Factory – Dallas, TX / Saturday, April 29th, 2017 A little rain and sudden cooling temperature wasn’t about to keep anyone from The Bomb Factory this night, a throng of patron…

– Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – The Bomb Factory – Dallas, TX / Thursday, April 27, 2017 PJ Harvey Draws a Line in the Sand at The Bomb Factory in Dallas Two weeks into her U.S. tour supporting last year’s The Hope Six Demolition Project and PJ Harvey came to Dallas, The Bomb Factory hosting the accl…

Words by Calvin Mimms – Photos by James Villa American Airlines Center – Dallas, TX / Saturday, April 23, 2017 Tom Petty and the Heart Breakers 40th anniversary tour kicked off the second show of the summer tour Saturday night at American Airlines Center. A show that is unquestionably two shows in one with legendary Jo…

The Majestic Theater – Dallas, TX / Saturday – April 15, 2016 Photos by James Villa – Words by James Villa On time and in classic Morrissey fashion, the band made their way to the front of the stage wearing “F**K “Trump” shirts and gesturing at the capacity crowd. Morrissey appeared humbled by the crowds response after…

– Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – 97.1 The Eagles – Freakers’ Ball / Verizon Wireless Theater – Dallas, TX – Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 Another October, another Freakers’ Ball, the annual event put on by KEGL (97.1 The Eagle) always being one of the most anticipated events of the fall. There was no…

– Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – Houston Open Air – Houston Texas / Saturday and Sunday, September 23rd and 24th, 2016 Day I Texas is not short on festivals. In fact, one could argue that it hosts some of the best there are, though the first ones that come to mind take place in Austin and typically ca…

– Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – The Bomb Factory – Dallas, TX / Wednesday, September 15th, 2016 Remarkably, Death Cab for Cutie’s show at The Bomb Factory didn’t sell out in advance, though by show time, one of North Texas’ largest indoor venues was packed to the gills. Quite unsurprisingly, fans had…