Duane Betts – Musician Makes the Case for Both Nature and Nurture When It Comes to Rock N’ Rolling
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Duane Betts – Musician Makes the Case for Both Nature and Nurture When It Comes to Rock N’ Rolling

Duane Betts Musician Makes the Case for Both Nature and Nurture When It Comes to Rock N’ Rolling by Brad Balfour Genetics may not determine everything, but for rocker Duane Betts, it was a great place to start. As the son of veteran musician Dickey Betts, who had been a co-founder of the Allman Brothers … Continue reading

Trans-Siberian Orchestra – Revisiting the Ghosts of Christmas Eve
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Trans-Siberian Orchestra – Revisiting the Ghosts of Christmas Eve

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Revisiting the Ghosts of Christmas Eve by Jay S. Jacobs 2017 was a very difficult year for Trans-Siberian Orchestra. In April of last year, the popular band which mixes rock, theater, classical and holiday music into a stunning and popular stage show, lost its leader. Paul O’Neill died suddenly in April of 2017, … Continue reading

Phil Collins – Barclays Center – Brooklyn, NY – October 14, 2018 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)
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Phil Collins – Barclays Center – Brooklyn, NY – October 14, 2018 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)

Phil Collins – Barclays Center – Brooklyn, NY – October 14, 2018 After a fairly long layoff, Phil Collins proved you can’t hurry retirement. After re-emerging a couple of years ago during the opening night of the US Open in Queens NY and releasing a series of his classic albums complete with side-by-side before and … Continue reading

The National, Cat Power & Phoebe Bridgers – The Mann Center – Philadelphia, PA – September 27, 2018 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)
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The National, Cat Power & Phoebe Bridgers – The Mann Center – Philadelphia, PA – September 27, 2018 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)

The National, Cat Power & Phoebe Bridgers – The Mann Center for the Performing Arts – Philadelphia, PA – September 27, 2018 The National brought their “Sleep Well Beast” tour back to Philadelphia for the third time on September 27 at The Mann. Fall could be felt in the cool night air as the art … Continue reading

Arthur Buck – World Café Live – Philadelphia, PA – September 18, 2018 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)
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Arthur Buck – World Café Live – Philadelphia, PA – September 18, 2018 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)

Arthur Buck – World Café Live – Philadelphia, PA – September 18, 2018 The recent Arthur Buck show at World Café Live was exciting on many levels. The Philadelphia live premiere of REM veteran Peter Buck’s newest band, with the wonderful artistry of Joseph Arthur. Buck’s Minus 5 co-hort Scott McCaughey back on the road … Continue reading

5 Seconds of Summer – York Fair – York, PA – September 13, 2018 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)
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5 Seconds of Summer – York Fair – York, PA – September 13, 2018 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)

5 Seconds of Summer – York Fair – York, PA – September 13, 2018 There’s something magical in those first few seconds after the lights dim, signaling the band’s arrival on stage. Your ears ring and fill with static as the crowd erupts with elated screams. The set opens with “Babylon,” before Luke, Calum, Ashton, … Continue reading