• No Sleep ’til Sudbury

    No Sleep ’til Sudbury

    First-time author Brent Jensen delivers a lively and personal story of growing up in a small Canadian town during rock’s golden age of ’80s heavy metal.

  • Lindsey Buckingham

    Lindsey Buckingham

    Rock legend Lindsey Buckingham delivers the goods in front of a sold-out crowd that includes Christopher Long at Orlando’s premier concert venue.

  • Kiss


    After forty years, Kiss proved they are still the Hottest Band in the Land, as they blew the ever-living crap out of Christopher Long at a Tampa show.

  • Stryper


    Mightier than Motley and prettier than Poison, ’80s So-Cal metal missionary poster boys Stryper returned to Orlando for some arena-rock-style praise and worship. Long time fan Christopher Long was in the front pew.

  • Maps and Atlases

    Maps and Atlases

    The Orlando concert season kicked off with a very loud bang at Orlando’s super-groovy Plaza “Live” Theater with Maps and Atlases, though it was opening band The Big Sleep that really did it for Christopher Long.

  • John Van Eps with Robert Lamm

    John Van Eps with Robert Lamm

    Robert Lamm Songs: The JVE ReMixes (Blue Infinity/Chicago Records II). Review by Christopher Long.

  • Bachman & Turner

    Bachman & Turner

    Live at the Roseland Ballroom, NYC (Eagle Records). Review by Christopher Long.

  • Hippiefest 2011

    Hippiefest 2011

    An array of classic rock all-stars came together for one of the most anticipated concert events of the summer, Hippiefest. Chris Long braved hurricane conditions to attend the ’60s throwback spectacular.

  • ZZ Top

    ZZ Top

    Live in Germany – 1980 (Eagle Records). Review by Christopher Long.

  • Christopher Cross

    Christopher Cross

    Doctor Faith (Eagle Records). Review by Christopher Long.

  • Mötley Crüe

    Mötley Crüe

    With enough bad blood between the bands to make Keith Richards envious following a transfusion, the Mötley Crüe/Poison/New York Dolls Tour was more of a Deathmatch than a good-time, glam revival. Chris Long snuck in on the action.

  • Nazareth


    Big Dogz (Eagle Records). Review by Christopher Long.

  • Coheed and Cambria

    Coheed and Cambria

    New York’s prog rock kingpins, Coheed and Cambria, hit a home run when their 10th anniversary Neverender tour rolled into St. Pete’s premier concert venue. Christopher Long texts his review from the cheap seats.

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