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Loudness

Posted in Live Music, Metal, Rock, Schedule on January 31st, 2014 by Doug

October 16, 2020 · Doors open at 19:00

Loudness

Loudness was formed in May 1981, after Akira TAKASAKI and Munetaka HIGUCHI left the Japanese pop band Lazy to explore heavier styles of music. Based on their early sound, it would seem that they wanted to become the “Van Halen” of Japan. Joined by the extremely capable vocalist Minoru NIIHARA (formerly from EARTHSHAKER) and Akira’s childhood friend, Masayoshi YAMASHITA on bass guitar.

The Midnight Devils

The Midnight Devils are a high energy glam slam boogie woogie rock n roll band out of Omaha, NE. It’s unique, it unpredictable, and it’s covered in a heavy layer of glitter and lipstick. Mixing all the best with a heavy dose of rock n roll these high flyin’-gravity defyin’-over the top ridin’ bad boys are down n dirty party monsters. The Midnight Devils are Sniper on lead guitar, Sam Spade on bass and vocals, and the indestructable Jimmy Mess behind the kit. Out on the road in support their debut album, The Midnight Devils have toured nationally as well as performed at the 2018 Rocklahoma Music Festival. Simply put it’s loud, dirty, heart pounding rock n roll on steroids. combine the look and feel of Alice Cooper and Motley Crue with the boogie woogie of Elvis Presley and you have The Midnight Devils. Nothing even comes close.


Adelitas Way

Posted in Rock, Schedule on February 27th, 2019 by Doug

October 17, 2020 · Doors open at 19:00

Adelitas Way
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This show has been rescheduled from the original date of April 9.
Tickets for the original date will be honored.

Adelitas Way

Adelitas Way is an American hard rock band formed in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States, in 2006. The band’s debut single “Invincible”, broke them into the mainstream scene after the song made numerous television appearances in commercials and live sporting events. As of 2017, the band has toured with notable acts such as Shinedown, Guns N’ Roses, Creed, Papa Roach, Godsmack, Theory of a Deadman, Seether, Three Days Grace, Breaking Benjamin, Deftones, Puddle of Mudd, Sick Puppies, Staind, Alter Bridge, Skillet, Halestorm, Thousand Foot Krutch and others.

The band began working on their debut album in the fall of 2008. After inking with Virgin Records, Rick DeJesus, and drummer Trevor Stafford headed for Groovemaster Studios in Chicago, Illinois where producer Johnny K awaited their arrival. Before the band started touring in support of their new record, the band expanded with the additions of bassist Derek Johnston and additional guitarist, Keith Wallen, completing the original line up. On April 17, 2009 the band released their debut single “Invincible” which, became the official theme song for WWE Superstars on WGN America as well as being featured in the Smackdown vs. Raw 2010 video game, MTV as well as the CSI Miami Finale. They also wrote a song called “It’s A New Day” which was the theme song for WWE The Legacy from June 15, 2009 – September 13, 2010.

Blacklight Distict

Kyle Pfeiffer, known as Blacklite District, is a singer/songwriter, rapper, and record producer from the Black Hills of South Dakota. He has over 250 million streams and 112,000 YouTube subscribers. “Blacklite District” started out as a band, but after going viral in 2018 with the smash hit “Cold As Ice”, Pfeiffer adopted the name Blacklite District as his stage name.

Another Day Dawns

Another Day Dawns is a high-energy hard rock band that was established in 2010 by drummer Nick McGeehan and guitarist Tyler Ritter of Lehighton, Pennsylvania. Initially performing classic rock covers, the addition of frontman Dakota Sean ignited their evolution into a full-on original act. Writing music at a breakneck pace, the trio quickly generated buzz across the northeast Pennsylvania region. Another Day Dawns earned opening slots for Fuel, Avatar, Sammy Hagar, Godsmack, Puddle of Mudd, Bad Flower, Trapt, Breaking Ben, 5 Finger Deathpunch, Daughtry, and BuckCherry. They band also accompanied former lead singer of Hinder, Austin John Winkler in his 2017 tour. As one of five finalists in the national NeXt2rock competition, Another Day Dawns took the opportunity to play the legendary Viper Room in LA.

Taking Dawn

Who’s Zeppelin – Tribute to The Who and Led Zeppelin

Posted in Classic Rock, Live Music, Schedule on December 6th, 2019 by Doug

October 24, 2020 · Doors open at 19:00

Who's Zeppelin
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This show has been rescheduled from the original date of April 18.
Tickets for the original date will be honored.

Who’s Zeppelin

According to BestClassicBands.com, The Who were riding high on the early success of Tommy when they played the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, MD, on May 25, 1969. Opening the show was a relatively new English band whose first album had been released in January of that year: Led Zeppelin. The Who’s crew had to pull the plug on Zeppelin when their eight-song set–which included “Dazed and Confused” and “Train Kept A-Rollin’” and “Babe I’m Gonna Leave You”–went over its scheduled time to prevent the headliner’s show from going past curfew. Led Zeppelin’s name was misspelled on the tickets (“Lead”), which cost a mere $5.75 – even a bargain in those days. (BestClassicBands.com)

The Who Experience (TM) Tribute Band brings you back to 1969 performing a tribute to the 2 GREATEST classic rock n roll bands of all time in one show called WHO’S ZEPPELIN (TM) ! A tribute to The Who and Led Zeppelin! A perfect match!

Turn the Page – Tribute to Bob Seger

Posted in Classic Rock, Live Music, Schedule on December 17th, 2019 by Doug

October 30, 2020 · Doors open at 19:00

Turn the Page - Tribute to Bob Seger
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Turn the Page

Bob Seger. The name alone brings back a flood of memories.

Memories of growing up, first love, parties and a time when music helped define who you were.

Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band truly provided the soundtrack to a generation, especially those growing up in the Mid-West. With ten consecutive platinum albums between 1975 and 1995, the library of Seger’s beloved hits is nearly endless. If ever there was a pure rock-and-roll fact, it’s that Bob Seger’s music sounds best when experienced live.

“Turn the Page – a Tribute to Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band” faithfully recreates all the “Classic” Bob Seger Hits.

You will feel as though you’ve been transported back to Detroit’s Cobo Hall as you relive “Old Time Rock and Roll”, “Night Moves”, “Against The Wind”, “Turn the Page”, the way they were meant to be experienced….Live, on the concert stage! Turn The Page not only captures that power and energy but is also the only Seger tribute that is daily streaming and selling thousands of downloads on services like Spotify and Itunes.

Based out of Southern California, Turn The Page has sold over 750,000 downloads on Itunes of their Bob Seger Tribute CD’s and have been featured on CNBC News as one of the nation’s top tribute bands! With over 10 years on the road, Sam Morrison and Turn the Page continue to tour the US bringing Bob Seger’s music to his fans. For a truly memorable concert experience, “Turn the Page” will provide the “Old Time Rock and Roll” that will take you back and make you remember…because after all…

Rock and Roll Never Forgets!


Arena – The Total Rock Experience

Posted in Classic Rock, Live Music, Schedule on June 30th, 2020 by Doug

November 6, 2020 · Doors open at 17:00

ARENA: The Total Rock Experience

ARENA brings all the power chords, keyboards, bombast, tight pants, thundering bass, in your face, big hair, fists in the air, drums pounding, vocals astounding rock ‘n’ roll from your favorite hard rock bands of the ‘70s and ‘80s! Featuring the biggest hits from Journey, Foreigner, Boston, Styx, Kansas, Queen, Van Halen, Night Ranger, and many, many more.

ARENA delivers a non-stop barrage of sonic pleasure for rockers of all ages!


Woke Up Dead – Tribute to Megadeth

Posted in Live Music, Metal, Schedule on May 26th, 2020 by Doug

November 7, 2020 · Doors open at 19:00

Woke Up Dead
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Woke Up Dead

Exploding onto the tribute scene is Woke Up Dead – A Tribute to Megadeth! Four dedicated musicians have committed their energies and joined forces to give you the sonic nuclear assault of the thrash metal legends Megadeth!

From buzzsaw riffs to majestic guitar solos, pounding bass lines and thunderous drums, capped off by the snarling attitude that made the heavy metal pioneers famous, Woke Up Dead is committed to bringing the audience the most authentic Megadeth experience you can get outside of the real thing!

Playing everything from the maniacal speed metal of Megadeth’s early days through their arena headlining hits of the 1990s up to and including the group’s latest material, Woke Up Dead gives you the full Megadeth experience!

Currently debuting on the Southern California scene, Woke Up Dead is gearing up for gigs anywhere and everywhere and is devoted to becoming the world’s state of the art Megadeth tribute act!

Up the Irons

Up the Irons is a San Diego-based, high energy tribute to Iron Maiden!

Formed in 2015, Up the Irons is a collective of stellar musicians that pay homage to the world’s greatest and undisputed pioneers of the new wave of british heavy metal!

Up the Irons performs material from the entire Iron Maiden catalog, including their biggest hits and fan favorites!

Far Beyond Hostile

LA’s Tribute to Pantera! Paying homage to one of the heaviest metal bands that has ever existed!


Geoff Tate – Empire 30th Anniversary Tour

Posted in Live Music, Metal, Progressive, Schedule on April 10th, 2020 by Doug

November 11, 2020 · Doors open at 19:00

Geoff Tate Empire 30th Anniversary Tour
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Geoff Tate

Can’t you feel it coming? EMPIRE! Can’t you hear it coming? EMPIRE! Here comes 2020 and that sound you hear and vibration you feel is GEOFF TATE and his band, Operation: Mindcrime, gearing up for their forthcoming tour of America beginning next spring that will celebrate the 30th Anniversary of EMPIRE. Released in August of 1990, the album spawned six singles (“Empire,” “Silent Lucidity,” “Best I Can,” “Jet City Woman,” “Another Rainy Night (without you)” and “Anybody Listening?”) and is Queensryche’s bestselling album to date with sales over three million units, achieving triple-platinum status.

GEOFF and the band — currently comprised of Kieran Robertson on guitar, Jack Ross on bass, Scott Moughton on guitar and Felix Bohnke on drums — will be performing all eleven songs from the album back-to-back, in its entirety. And to throw it completely over the top, the forthcoming shows will be kicked off by a complete performance of Queensryche’s second studio album, Rage for Order, another eleven song gem that featured the singles, “Gonna Get Close to You,” “The Whisper” and “Walk in the Shadows.” Just a few years after its release in the summer of ’86, Kerrang! magazine called it one of the “100 Greatest Heavy Metal Albums of All-Time.”

That’s right, both “Rage for Order” and “Empire” all in one night!


Twisted Gypsy – Tribute to Fleetwood Mac

Posted in Classic Rock, Live Music, Schedule on May 6th, 2020 by Doug

November 21, 2020 · Doors open at 19:00

Twisted Gypsy
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Twisted Gypsy

Join us as TWISTED GYPSY celebrates the timeless music of the legendary FLEETWOOD MAC.

“MORE THAN JUST A TRIBUTE”, Twisted Gypsy takes you back to the early days of California rock ’n roll. They will transport you back in time to memories you forgot you had, with their passion, energy, stellar all-live harmonies, track-less performances and general love of all things Mac (‘n cheese, sometimes). Come see why Twisted Gypsy is the hottest new F’MAC tribute to take the Whisky a Go Go, The Viper Room and the Canyon Club by storm!

Close your eyes and you’ll be back in the ’70s when their music and vocals dominated the hearts of the planet.

Not just another tribute band… a surreal EXPERIENCE that will keep you wanting more!


Last In Line – The original Dio band

Posted in Live Music, Metal, Schedule on August 19th, 2013 by Doug

December 3, 2020 · Doors open at 19:00

Last In Line
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This show has been rescheduled from the original date of March 26.
Tickets for the original date will be honored.

Limited seating available for this show.

Last In Line – The original Dio band

Last In Line was formed in 2011, when Vinny Appice, Jimmy Bain, and Vivian Campbell, (Ronnie James Dio’s co-conspirators and co-writers on the “Holy Diver”, “Last In Line” – the album from which they took their name, and “Sacred Heart” albums) teamed up with esteemed vocalist Andrew Freeman. The debut album “Heavy Crown” was released in February 2016, landing at #1 on the Billboard Heat-Seekers Chart. Initially, the release had been preceded by tragedy when bassist Jimmy Bain unexpectedly passed away at the age of 68 on January 23, 2016.  Last In Line, honoring what they knew would be Bain’s wish to keep the band moving, brought in renowned bassist Phil Soussan (ex-Ozzy Osbourne) and committed to sustained touring in support of the album, hitting festivals, headlining clubs, and sharing the stage with metal luminaries such as Saxon and Megadeth.

In late 2017, the band gathered in L.A. to start the recording of the second album, which was produced by the band members and Jeff Pilson (Foreigner, The End: machine, ex-Dokken), who also produced the debut album. Having really gelled as a band while touring in support of the debut album, the songwriting came readily to the members. They’ve created a record that shows a big progression in sound, while immediately being recognizable as Last In Line thanks to Vinny Appice’s rhythms, thunderous bass from Soussan, amazing vocals from Andrew Freeman, and the roaring guitars of Vivian Campbell.

“The musical style of ‘II’ is different from ‘Heavy Crown’, but it wasn’t something that we planned to do,” explains Vivian Campbell. “Phil is a more intricate player than Jimmy was and that, together with the natural growth and development of the band led us to the songs on the album. As always, we simply started to jam on ideas and see where they led us. But it’s fair to say that the songs on this album sound more developed, with more parts and more experimentation than the songs on ‘Heavy Crown’. The first album set a tone, but on ‘II’ we developed that idea and took it to the next logical stage.”

Drummer Vinny Appice, on the sound of the new record and song writing process, says “I always sound like me. Viv and I have been playing together for years and have the same feel and pulse and attitude. Now with Phil on bass, he allows a more melodic approach on the bass parts making the songs even more interesting. He fits in perfectly being from the same musical family and time as me and Viv. Mr. Freeman sings from his soul and completes the band’s sound with his melodies and amazing range.”

Sledd

Sledd is a five piece, hard hitting, Heavy-Alternative, Album Orientated Rock, Musical Group from San Diego, CA. The Band was founded by Lead Vocalist/Frontman Cary Rothman, Keyboardist/Vocalist Peter DeLuke Jr and Brother/Drummer Dino DeLuke in March of 1995.

Sledd has played with, opened for, or toured with such legendary Hard Rock Musical Groups as: Tesla, Great White, The Bullet Boys, Gilby Clarke, Blue Oyster Cult, Dokken, Quiet Riot, Queensryche, Ratt, LA Guns, UFO, Skid Row, Cinderella and Y&T.

Their latest and third Album “Insane Laughter” has received National Airplay in several United States Cities. In April/May 2009, Sledd members along with Executive Producer and Tesla Bassist Brian Wheat recorded a four song EP at “J” Street Studios in Sacramento, CA. All four cuts later appeared on the self produced Sledd CD “Insane Laughter”. Sledd’s second Album ”Crooked Smiles” was produced by Great White Guitarist Mark Kendall. Kendall also managed the Band from 2001 – 2003.

Taz Taylor

Taz Taylor was exposed at a very early age to the golden era of Rock Guitar playing. Michael Schenker in UFO and then in his own band MSG, Gary Moore in his late-70s/early-80s heyday, Randy Rhoads and Jake E. Lee and of course the early Van Halen albums, all left an indelible mark on the musical psyche of Taz.

War Pigs – Tribute to Black Sabbath

Posted in Classic Rock, Live Music, Schedule on May 26th, 2020 by Doug

December 5, 2020 · Doors open at 19:00

War Pigs - Tribute to Black Sabbath
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War Pigs

Anthem

San Diego, CA based tribute to prog rock legends RUSH.

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