Tag Archives: Rock n Roll

Five For Friday: Rival Sons, Bonnaroo, Firefly, Elvis Costello and The Roots, #DTLVMS and more

22 Feb

Another weekend and another Five For Friday.

  1. This Saturday at Vinyl inside the Hard Rock Hotel, Rival Sons, take the stage but add in Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown and Beware of Darkness and you’ve got a ridiculous night of music for $12.
  2. Bucket List For Music Fans – check THIS out.
  3. If you missed them earlier this week, check out the initial lineups for Bonnaroo and Firefly (they just added Jim James)
  4. Elvis Costello and The Roots to drop an album on April 20, Record Store Day.  Thanks Jimmy Fallon for making this happen!
  5. Mark your calendars for Wednesday, March 6 and join me at Downtown Cocktail Room for a great night of music and the second installment of the Life Is Beautiful – Downtown Las Vegas Music Showcase!  Show starts at 7 p.m.
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Now Playing: Gringo Star – “Light In The Sky”

17 Nov

Another band I’m really jamming to these past few weeks is Gringo Star. The Atlanta quartet are back with their sophomore effort, Count Yer Lucky Stars, which was released last month.  It may take you a couple listens of the album to get into these guys but you should find a little bit of southern rock n roll-psychedelic tunes perfect to get you through the day.  Here’s what I think is one of the top tracks off the album, “Light in the Sky.”