By Alex Lloyd Gross Rock legend Gene Simmons is in Philadelphia today, June 3 2017 and you can meet him. At Wizard World, which is at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Simmons co-founded the band KISS and it’s been one loud party ever since. Many fans waiting for Gene were nervous, how would he treat them.
Rock and Roll Legends
By Alex Lloyd Gross This cannot be a fair review of the Joe Lynn Turner show last night, May 7 2017 at the Sellersville Theater. Having personally known Joe for 31 years, it was good to catch up on old times, and hear some great songs from back in the day. Turner, is a true
By Alex Lloyd Gross Sabaton, are a relatively new hard rock band. They are making a name for themselves without major radio airplay and are now on tour of the United States. That tour, opened in Philly April 20, 2017. The band is bringing two treats with them this time around, Leaves Eyes and Battle
By Alex Lloyd Gross Most bands today view KISS as their mentors and dream of playing in the band or maybe even opening for them. In fact 1998’s Detroit Rock City featured a fictional band Mystery who wanted to open for KISS. That movie was fantasy. The reality is that one local , lucky band
By Alex Lloyd Gross Classic rock fans will remember seeing The Kinks at the Tower Theater, the Spectrum and even at JFK Stadium on June 19 1982. By that time, they were huge and playing for about 50,000 people with other acts. Most people were far away from the stage and baked in the afternoon
By Alex Lloyd Gross Dave Davies from the Kinks will be in town next week, on a Monday night. He’s on tour and he has his sights set at Havana New Hope. Monday, April 17, 2017. “The tour, it’s going well, the show is well received. We play some new songs and some old songs,”
By Alex Lloyd Gross Was there ever a rock show you wanted to see no matter what? This was one not to be missed. UFO with Saxon.The fact is , this tour is not coming anywhere near the Philly area. That is the only thing that sucked about this tour. One of the last shows
By Alex Lloyd Gross UDO Dirkschieder.the one time front man of German rock heavyweights, Accept closed his solo tour last night, February 4, 2017 in Philly, at the Trocadero. This is the last time he will be playing all Accept songs. Udo showed the estimated 1000 fans in attendance just why he is a force
By Alex Lloyd Gross Donald Trump made no secret his immigration policy when he was running for president. Now that he got elected, it should come as no surprise that he would enact them. He did, putting a hold on entry to the United States by some people with citizenship in certain countries until they
By Alex Lloyd Gross Even before the band started their set last night January 14 , 2017, The Lords of 52nd street were asked to return to Havana New Hope. That will happen on October 13, 2017. It was a packed house last night. Only room for a few people in the upstairs loft.