Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Frank Hannon Band takes over Seattle

 I grew up in the Sacramento area and Tesla was our music “homeboys”. That town simply loved the band and Tesla made us proud. Amy and I used to go see the band members play around town all the time when they were on breaks, but I can easily we saw Frank Hannon the most. […]

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The Greater Midwest gets its “Confidence”

 New Artist Spotlight – The Greater Midwest      I was given the chance to check out this new band called The Greater Midwest. They were putting on a show to celebrate the release of their cd Consumer Confidence. I got an advance on their music and really liked what I heard. After first listen, it was […]

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Witchburn is HOT at Dantes

  The world of social media plays such a huge role in music nowadays. It was through Facebook, I learned Witchburn was coming to town and thankfully just in time. Witchburn is a rock band from Seattle fronted by Jamie Nova (who I first discovered when she fronted Helles Belles (the all girl AC/DC cover […]

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Portland’s Monsters of Rock 3

  The (semi) annual Monsters of Rock show at Dantes was just that a MONSTER. The show pulls from a talented pool of local musicians and puts them in special one off band situations for just this event. The bands then jam through various covers spanning many eras of rock’s best. It is a unique […]

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