Posts Tagged ‘show reviews’

House of Blues – Cambridge Room (Dallas, TX) – Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by Brooke Adams – This night had long been anticipated. Months of preparation from both Exit 380 and their record label Hand Drawn Records had gone into making this show at the Cambridge Room of the House of Blues happen, and the payoff was…

Soundgarden are internationally recognized as one of the world’s most influential rock bands. With a laudable career and GRAMMY®- winning catalog, the Seattle four-piece started a transformation in rock music that inspired a generation. The band is supporting the reissue of its seminal album, Superunknown via A&M Recor…

Rocklahoma Festival 2014 (Pryor, OK) Friday, May 23rd – Sunday May 25th, 2014 -Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by James Villa and Ronnie Jackson “Life, liberty and the pursuit of rock!” That’s the motto for Rocklahoma, which has been turning the city of Pryor, OK into a music hot spot every Memorial Day weekend for ei…

– Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by Crystal Prather – If you had been walking around Downtown Dallas this night, you would have thought the only thing of importance going on was the NBA playoff game with the Dallas Mavericks and the San Antonio Spurs. The parking lots were full, some fans—decked out in gear—were tail…

– Words by James Villa // Photos by James Villa and Ronnie Jackson – Is it really April in Florida? 90 degrees in late April doesn’t seem normal; 86 percent humidity, well that explains it. With its second installment of Fort Rock in Fort Myers, Florida not only was the weather a factor but they also had the unenviable…

Manchester Orchestra (Dallas, TX) -Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by James Villa – If you were in Downtown Dallas this night, there’s a good chance you were one of two things: 1.) A Dallas Stars fan who was either going to a bar, or, if you were lucky, the arena to watch the playoff match or 2.) You were a fan of the…

The new video for Nothing More’s “This Is The Time (Ballast)” premiering today exclusively on VEVO! Get the single on iTunes:http://smarturl.it/NMThisIsTheTime

House of Blues (Dallas, TX) – Words and photos by James Villa – When was the last time you saw a band and said, “These guys were meant for bigger and better things?”  We do it all the time.  On the other had when was the last time you saw a national act and thought, “These guys just aren’t cut out for the big stage?”  …