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October 23, 2017

Rock and Roll Legends

Talking music with The Doobie Brothers Tom Johnston

By Alex Lloyd Gross “It’s a good show, it really is’, said Doobie Brothers guitarist Tom Johnston..  He is excited about the show tomorrow, July 21, 2017.  at the BB&T Pavilion in Camden NJ. It’s a Friday night and his band goes on first during a double header of music. .”We play for about 75

Foreigner, Cheap Trick and a bit of Led Zeppelin in town

By Alex Lloyd Gross It was a great day to be a classic rock fan in the Delaware valley, yesterday, july 13, 2017. Cheap Trick co headlined a show with Foreigner  at the BB&T Pavilion in Camden NJ.  Opening the night was Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience. For most people, this is as close they

Some tickets remain for Foreigner show tonight

By Alex Lloyd Gross According to Tom Gimbel, rhythm guitarist and sax player for Foreigner, the show is a blast. ” It’s so so much much, the night starts off with Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience, then up next is Cheap Trick. They are a great, run band to see live.  We are on next,

Peter Frampton and Steve Miller together in Philly

By Alex Lloyd Gross Last evening at the Mann Music Center, one of the most anticipated classic rock concerts of the year took place. Peter Frampton and the Steve Miller Band together on one stage. This was all set to be an awesome night and it was. It was held at an outdoor venue . Perfect

Gene Simmons headlines at Wizard World

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. 

Joe Lynn Turner gives Sellersville a Jolt of rock

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

Sabaton storms Trocadero in Philly

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

Local bands wanted to open for Gene Simmons concert

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

Dave Davies rocks New Hope

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

Rock legend to play show in New Hope

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,”

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