- Music Reviews
- August 17, 2018
Out of the Blues (Concord Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
After 24 years of punk rock summers, the Van’s Warped Tour takes one final tour around the country. Jen Cray was at one of the final dates to bask in the bittersweet beauty one last time.
90s post-grunge rockers, Live, lit up the stage in West Palm Beach. Michelle Wilson was there to bask in the glow.
The Smashing Pumpkins’ return to glory is weird but brilliant. Jen Cray basks in over three hours of nostalgia and artistry.
Joe Bonamassa mesmerizes outdoor concertgoers in St. Augustine, Michelle Wilson included.
New Found Glory kicked off their Sick Tour to a capacity crowd at Orlando’s House of Blues, and Jen Cray can confirm that it was, indeed, a SICK show.
Welcome to Rockville brings ROCK into the sweltering swamp of Florida for 3 days of bombastic thrills. Alberto Rivera reports from Jacksonville.
Michelle Wilson braved the elements for a set with the ’70s legends.
Our Last Night topped the bill, but it was Don Broco who stole the show right out from under them, at least according to Vanna Porter.
Emo darlings Dashboard Confessional, with some help from openers Beach Slang, lift up a near-capacity crowd in Orlando with heartfelt musings and aching melodies. Jen Cray opened her heart to it all.
Can impending death re-orient your political compass?
A young woman learns the key to communicating with the profoundly deaf, and changes the world.
Silverstein and Tonight Alive rock The Beacham!
Adam Ant storms Orlando and proves that the ’80s are still alive. Jen Cray had to check it out for herself.
Peter Pan flittered into children’s literature a century ago; now see where he came from and became the sprite you know and love.
Emo is still alive and well on The Peace and The Panic Tour. Neck Deep, Creeper and others wind up a sold-out crowd in Orlando. Vanna Porter has photographic proof.
Modern-day metal stalwart, In This Moment returned to Orlando, headlining an impressive, mind-melting, four-band affair.
Breakthrough celebrates the Broadway music of the early 21st Century.
The Killers treated Orlando to a rare intimate show on an otherwise Arena tour and Jen Cray was lucky enough to score a golden ticket inside.
It’s a clash of wills and politics as a new homeowner fights his neighbor over begonias and fences.