Articles by: L. Paul Mann

Roger Daltrey’s Voice Booms Over 18 Song Setlist at Vina Robles Ampitheatre (SHOW REVIEW)

Classic rock music fans turned out on a beautiful summer night, Sunday, August 12th to the Vina Robles Ampitheater to see legendary rock singer Roger Daltrey of  The Who perform with his solo project. Warm, ...

Continue Reading →

Chicago Kicks of 2018 With Lineup Changes & ‘Chicago II’ Album Played In Its Entirety (SHOW REVIEW)

One of America’s most enduring rock groups, Chicago, has begun a brand new tour in 2018, with a new line up and a new set-list concentrating on the band’s classic tunes from their first two ...

Continue Reading →

Vista Kicks Make A Big Rock/Pop Impression at The Troubadour (SHOW REVIEW)

The legendary Troubadour nightclub was buzzing early on a cold Valentines day evening in Beverly Hills. A seemingly endless line of enthusiastic music fans stretched around the block for the sold out concert. But this ...

Continue Reading →

Annual Dimebash at Santa Ana’s Observatory Rallies For Four Hour Rock Marathon (SHOW REVIEW/PHOTOS)

The NAMM show held each year in Anaheim California always brings a multitude of rock veterans to the area who end up playing at various venues across the county. The first night of this year’s ...

Continue Reading →

Lindsey Buckingham & Christine McVie Make For Consummate Wine Music in Paso Robles (SHOW REVIEW)

Fans lined up well before the gates opened at the Vina Robles Amphitheater as a beautiful fall sunset painted the sky in myriad colors, Sunday, October 15th in Paso Robles. There isn’t a bad seat ...

Continue Reading →

Lockn’ Festival 2017 In Photos: Jim James, Brandi Carlile, Phil Lesh and Terrapin Station Band, Widespread Panic & More

Just two weeks after the Charlottesville, VA region was mortified by the far right events that occurred, The Lockn’ Festival in nearby Arrington on August 24-27, helped heal the area. This year’s festival included sets ...

Continue Reading →

Steve Miller & Peter Frampton Take Some Time For Dual Jamming in Los Angeles (PHOTOS)

Guitar legends Steve Miller and Peter Frampton were able to find some time during their co-headlining performance at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on August 11th to do some dual guitar jamming. Photos by ...

Continue Reading →

Blondie, Garbage, Exene Cervenka and John Doe of X Bring Substance & Style to Santa Barbara (SHOW REVIEW)

During one of the more vital performances of live music in Santa Barbara this summer, three innovative groups of musicians brought their immense talents to the Santa Barbara Bowl on July 7th. The show began ...

Continue Reading →

Electronic Music Pioneer Jean-Michel Jarre Finally Plays Los Angeles (SHOW REVIEW)

Jean-Michel Jarre, a French pioneer in electronic music and a true living legend in the world of pop music, gave his first live performance in Los Angeles as part of his first tour of the ...

Continue Reading →

Chris Cornell 1964-2017- Up Close With Soundgarden at Beale Street Music Festival (PHOTOS)

As we mourn the sudden loss of Chris Cornell, questions remain of how such a gifted voice can depart our ears so early. As we break out the records and relisten to the voice that ...

Continue Reading →

Example Skins

dark_red dark_navi dark_brown light_red light_navi light_brown

Primary Color

Link Color

Background Color

Background Patterns

pattern-1 pattern-2 pattern-3 pattern-4 pattern-5 pattern-6

Main text color