Santana gets Moline grooving

Legendary guitar player Carlos Santa gave the fans 2 hours of hits and dancing in the aisles on good Friday in Moline Illinois at the Taxslayer Center.   Touring in support of his most recent album “Blessings and Miracles”  Santana played a 2+ hour set leading Read More …

Shinedown starts the Revolution in Peoria

Peoria loves Shinedown.   There’s no questioning that fact.  Regardless of how other rock bands fare in Peoria you can always count on a Shinedown show being one of the biggest draws of the year.   Saturday night they brought supporting acts Diamante and The Pretty Reckless Read More …

The Pretty Reckless in Peoria Bringing Death By Rock N Roll

Taylor Momsen  brought her band , The Pretty Reckless to the Peoria Civic Center in support of Shinedown on their The Revolutions Live Tour.   Only having photographed The Pretty Reckless once before I was looking forward to doing it again and was not disappointed.   Momsen Read More …

Slipknot – Knotfest Roadshow in Peoria Il

    Peoria’s Carver Arena was host to heavy metal icons Slipknot Thursday night and I think I speak for everyone in attendance when I say they did not disappoint. The show was nothing short of a metal spectacle complete with pyrotechnics, screens, lights, a Read More …

Buckcherry goes to Hell in Davenport!

LA Rockers Buckcherry continue to bring their gritty, party style rock and roll to venues across the US and Canada.   Fresh off the Monsters of Rock Cruise,  Josh and the boys are on The Detroit Muscle Tour in support of the Legendary Alice Cooper.   This Read More …

Mike Campbell & The Dirty Knobs Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day in Philly

Photography by: Bob Linneman

Nick Perri – Solo-Awesome!!

Nick Perri ended his “Going Solo” tour at Philadelphia’s newest venue  – Brooklyn Bowl-Philadelphia.  Good vibes were spread throughout the crowd as with Walt Lafty got the crowd going as the opener with a mini “Behind The Music” Philly version.  It was great to hear Read More …

Colin Hay, Everyone’s Favorite Uncle

Colin Hay brought his “I Just Don’t Know What To Do With Myself” tour to Ocean City, NJ.  It was a perfect venue to appreciate the musicianship of the Songwriter/lead vocalist/guitarist for the Australian Chart toppers Men at Work.  I JUST DON’T KNOW WHAT TO Read More …

CHARLI XCX Throws a Dance Party in Philly!!

“My name is Charli XCX and I’m one of the best pop stars in the world.” The British singer songwriter, Charlotte Aitchison, known professionally as Charli XCX, ended her show at Union Transfer Saturday night with this bold statement, inciting a roar of applause from the Read More …

Rock 105.7 Spring Fling 2018 – Day Two

  Night two of Spring Fling on Peoria’s riverfront was an absolute success. The lines were long with fans waiting (not necessarily patiently, but they did pretty good) to see some of their favorite bands perform tonight.  The night started out with Burden of the Read More …