Mr. T Experience / Kepi Ghoulie / Up Up Ups – Kung Fu Necktie – Philadelphia, PA – 11/9/17

After selling out night one in Philadelphia, Mr. T Experience added another date with Kepi Ghoulie and local band the Up Up Ups.  The Up Up Ups ramped up the crowd with their female fronted punk songs while Kepi Ghoulie put everyone in good spirits with his party stage presence.  Mr. T Experience closed out… Read More Mr. T Experience / Kepi Ghoulie / Up Up Ups – Kung Fu Necktie – Philadelphia, PA – 11/9/17

Dashboard Confessional – Knitting Factory – Brooklyn, NY – 1/20/17

After each full band show in New York, Chris Carrabba would announce that day a midnight secret show at a smaller intimate venue.  The midnight show was at Knitting Factory in Brooklyn.  Armed with only his acoustic guitar, Chris Carrabba played to a sold out crowd of 300 fans.  This was truly a magical moment… Read More Dashboard Confessional – Knitting Factory – Brooklyn, NY – 1/20/17

Dashboard Confessional / Vinyl Theatre / This Wild Life – Irving Plaza – New York, NY – 1/19/17

Kicking off 2017, Dashboard Confessional embarked on a national small club headlining tour.  With most dates selling out within an hour of going on sale, Chris Carrabba  and company extended their visit to New York City by playing Irving Plaza three nights in a row.  Last minute openers added to the tour was This Wild Life.… Read More Dashboard Confessional / Vinyl Theatre / This Wild Life – Irving Plaza – New York, NY – 1/19/17

The Bouncing Souls / Masked Intruder / Off With Their Heads – Union Transfer – Philadelphia, PA – 12/10/16

The Bouncing Souls’ “Home For The Holidays” broke the regular tradition this year and instead of playing just New Jersey, they brought the holiday cheer to the surrounding states.  Included in this tour was a city they haven’t played in in quite some time, Philadelphia, PA.  Off With Their Heads came to the stage with… Read More The Bouncing Souls / Masked Intruder / Off With Their Heads – Union Transfer – Philadelphia, PA – 12/10/16

Blink 182 / Hawthorne Heights – Sands Event Center – Bethlehem, PA – 6/23/16

A week before Blink 182 would release their 7th studio album, California, the trio played a few one off shows.  These were fairly small capacity rooms compared to their upcoming summer tour.  The little town of Bethlehem was one of those lucky date.  With a show sold out months before, Bethlehem was going to witness the… Read More Blink 182 / Hawthorne Heights – Sands Event Center – Bethlehem, PA – 6/23/16

Mudcrutch / The Shelters – Webster Hall – New York, NY – 6/10/16

Before there was Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, there was Mudcrutch.  A band that lasted for about 5 years.  With only one single released, the band was broken up by outside forces.  Fast forward to the 2000’s, Mudcrutch gained new life and released a self titled full length in 2008.  Everyone thought this was a… Read More Mudcrutch / The Shelters – Webster Hall – New York, NY – 6/10/16

Vance Joy / Blind Pilot / Jamie Lawson – Beacon Theatre – New York, NY – 3/30/16

The Fire and Flood Tour with Vance Joy made two stops in New York due to the first date selling out, however the second date followed suite.  The beautiful Beacon Theatre hosted both shows with the second show being featured here.  Opening the show was English musician Jamie Lawson.  Jamie is the first musician signed to Ed Sheeran’s label… Read More Vance Joy / Blind Pilot / Jamie Lawson – Beacon Theatre – New York, NY – 3/30/16

Brian Fallon/Jared Hart/Rocky Catenese – The Crossroads – Garwood, NJ – 12/2/15

I attended one of the Brian Fallon shows at the Crossroads a couple of days ago, but it was considered a “secret show”.  Thursday thru Saturday shows were sold out, but the Crossroads were nice enough to set up another non advertise show for some lucky fans.  I was one of those lucky fans.  I… Read More Brian Fallon/Jared Hart/Rocky Catenese – The Crossroads – Garwood, NJ – 12/2/15

Taking Back Sunday/The Menzingers – Electric Factory – Philadelphia, PA – 3/21/15

Taking Back Sunday brought their latest tour to Philadelphia, not for just one night but for two nights on March 21 and March 22.  I attended the sold out Saturday show of March 21 and to say I was impressed is an understatement.  Unfortunately, due to miscommunication on set schedules, I wasn’t able to photograph… Read More Taking Back Sunday/The Menzingers – Electric Factory – Philadelphia, PA – 3/21/15

Commit This To Memory 10 Year Tour with Motion City Soundtrack/The Early November/Better Off – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ – 1/31/15

As music listeners in this day in age, we tend to listen to music more fluently.  Having everything at the tips of our fingers makes it easier for us to listen to countless of albums in one day.  However, before that happened, we would go out and purchase an album and then spend at least… Read More Commit This To Memory 10 Year Tour with Motion City Soundtrack/The Early November/Better Off – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ – 1/31/15