Bananarama announces first U.S. tour

Bananarama announces first U.S. tour

Exactly thirty years in the making, British pop powerhouse Bananarama touch down in 2018 for their first four dates in North America, as the original lineup – Sara Dallin, Keren Woodward, and Siobhan Fahey. Cited in the Guinness Book of Records as “the most successful girl group of all-time” – for achieving more hit singles than any female band in history – Bananarama forever changed the face of pop music worldwide. To date, combined sales exceed 40 million and counting. Bananarama’s tour marks an important first for the trio. Fahey…

ZZ Top: Tonnage Tour Concert Review

ZZ Top: Tonnage Tour Concert Review

by Sherri ‘So Very’ Crawford  originally for AXS.com Classic rock legends ZZ Top rocked Wilmington, N.C.’s, Wilson Center Thursday night, serving the sold-out crowd a night not soon forgot. The power trio from Texas delivered nearly 90 minutes of unadulterated blues-rock and boogie, minus any frills. Lauded frequently with crowd roars, and more, ZZ Top simply let their tunes do the talking……Read more by clicking here

New Music Monday

New Music Monday

Song: ‘Hold Tight’ Band: Never Ending Fall Home: Baltimore, MD Why We Love It: ‘Hold Tight’ is an effervescent and fresh rock-pop tune, a bright ray of promise in a future unforeseen. Warning: this song will get stuck in your head. ‘Hold Tight’ is the lead single from Never Ending Fall’s sophomore LP, Start Livin. The song is a warm embrace from the one you’re sweet on, that feeling of happiness within, the innate sense that life has so much to reveal. It’s a vast world holding unknown but alluring…

Photos: Aaron Lewis melds past and present on solo Sinner tour

Photos: Aaron Lewis melds past and present on solo Sinner tour

Photos and text By Sherri Crawford – as first reported for AXS.com here. Staind frontman come country rocker Aaron Lewis brought his Sinner tour to the Carolina coast. The self-proclaimed “Northern Redneck” has been crisscrossing the country in support of his second solo album (Sinner, 2016) which garnered him the top position on the Top 200 Albums, Top Country Albums and Top Digital Albums Charts.    Dressed in jeans, a Smith & Wesson emblazoned tee, and trucker hat, Lewis kicked-off the Wilmington, NC, show by reciting The Pledge of Allegiance with…

Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington laid to rest in California

Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington laid to rest in California

LINKIN PARK singer Chester Bennington's life was celebrated at a private service in Los Angeles Saturday, July 29, while fans worldwide organized over 300 band-endorsed memorials to pay homage to his legacy. The service at South Coast Botanical Garden in Palos Verdes Estates hosted more than 500 family members and close friends – including not only his Linkin Park bandmates but countless musicians with whom he has shared the stage alongside over the past two decades. Chester's Stone Temple Pilots bandmates Robert & Dean DeLeo, Kings of Chaos drummer Matt…

World’s Loudest Month festivals top attendance records 

World’s Loudest Month festivals top attendance records 

World’s Loudest Month Festival Series Hosts Over 500,000 Fans During Six Consecutive Weekends Of Rock Across America: The World’s Loudest Month–created by AEG Presents and Danny Wimmer Presents–continues to grow its U.S. festival series featuring the biggest names in rock music performing in eight distinct U.S. concert atmospheres during six consecutive weekends from late April through early June. In 2017, overall attendance surpassed a half million for the World’s Loudest Month festivals. Here are highlights from the 2017 World’s Loudest Month: Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville and Monster Energy Fort…

Carolina Ale House, June 20

Carolina Ale House, June 20

Congrats to Tues. night’s top #TriviaWithSherriSoVery team “Beavers & Wieners!” ? Tues Trivia happens at Carolina Ale House, 7:30pm!

Interview: Seether’s Shaun Morgan talks new album, creative evolution and more at Carolina Rebellion

Interview: Seether’s Shaun Morgan talks new album, creative evolution and more at Carolina Rebellion

This article was originally published on www.axs.com by Sherri SoVery Crawford Seether’s seventh studio album Poison the Parish drops today (May 12) – and the band has even more to celebrate. The effort marks the band’s first album produced entirely by frontman Shaun Morgan and was launched via his new imprint Canine Riot Records. What’s more, the hard-rock trio is in the midst of the Poison the Parish world tour, which comprises headlining and top festival appearances. To wit, Seether recently played a blistering set at Carolina Rebellion (part of the World’s Loudest Month series) filled with big riffs…