Rock 105.7 Spring Fling 2018 – Day Two

  Night two of Spring Fling on Peoria‚Äôs 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 …

Rock 105.7 Spring Fling 2018 – Day One

      For an event that was just an idea in 2011, what took place May 17 & 18 on the Peoria Riverfront was pretty amazing. Rock 105.7 WIXO teamed up with the two biggest entities in Central Illinois music, Inked Entertainment, and the Read More …

The Struts One Night Only at The Castle Theatre in Bloomington , Il

Tuesday night, The Castle Theatre in Bloomington Illinois hosted a rock show that spanned 3 countries. Featured acts were Spirit Animal (Brooklyn, NY), The Glorious Sons (Kingston, Ontario), and The Struts (Derby, UK).   When the Struts finally took the stage, I knew my wait was Read More …

Brian Fallon and The Howling Weather @ Union Transfer

        Brian Fallon and his band, The Howling Weather took the stage Friday night at the Union Transfer in front of a capacity crowd. Although this wasn’t a “hometown” show, Brian grew up and lives just over an hour away. Philadelphia has Read More …

Buckcherry brings the Rock to The Block at Harrah’s Philly

  Buckcherry brings Classic Rock N Roll to Philly at e Block at Harrah’s !! Buckcherry rolled into the Philly area like an Mixed MMA fighter, providing a much needed  kick to our musical ass. This band is all about classic , in your face Read More …

Judas Priest on the FirePower Tour 2018 – Bloomington Il

    I admit, I had a few reservations about seeing Judas Priest at Grossinger’s Motor Arena Sunday night in Bloomington, Illinois. As a lifelong fan, I was concerned how I would feel with the notable absence of Lead Guitarist Glenn Tipton from the line-up. Read More …

X-Ambassadors Take Over The Fillmore Philly

      Sam Harris and the boys from X-Ambassadors filled The Fillmore with a complete mind, body and soul experience last evening. The band played a mix of old and new tracks with a super enhanced light display. Lead vocalist Sam Harris is uber Read More …

Butch Walker brings Holiday Cheer to Chicago’s House of Blues

              The Christmas festivities were in full swing this week at the Chicago House of Blues. On the evening of Wednesday, December 20th each area of the venue was packed with party goers in their best holiday dress and Read More …

Judah and the Lion Sell Out South St.

Judah and the Lion brought their band yet again to “The City of Brotherly Love” Friday evening. After making roughly 5 appearances locally over the last year or so in or around they city, things were different this time. The marquee on the front of Read More …