Friday, June 11th, 2010 at The Newport Photos by Ryan Reeves of Front Stage Photography When Michael Stipe of R.E.M. suggested the name Concrete Blonde for a relatively unknown band called Dream 6 back in 1986, I wonder if he realized the almost clairvoyant accuracy of this title?
The B-52s performed on Friday, May 21st at The LC Pavilion in the Arena District. More information about the band can be found on at theb52s.com. Photos provided courtesy of Front Stage Photography.
Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at Nationwide Arena Photos by Ryan Reeves of Front Stage Photography The word ‘epic’ gets tossed around a lot these days as our culture has stolen yet another word, arbitrarily sprinkling conversations with it until it loses its original meaning. This follows the footsteps of ‘awesome,’ ‘rad,’ and other such terms […]
Saturday, April 10th, 2010 at The LC Photos by Ryan Reeves of Front Stage Photography Columbus yet again proved itself worthy as the uber-trendy force behind what makes Ohio “the heart of it all.” Saturday, April 11, 101.1FM celebrated CD101 Day at the LC Pavilion. It was another mind-blowing experience for a sold-out crowd, featuring […]
Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at The LC Photos by Ryan Reeves of Front Stage Photography Canadian indie-rock duo and twin sisters Tegan and Sara have been producing albums since 1999, including the production of five studio albums and one independently-released album. Their most recent, titled Sainthood, was released last year and has been the focus […]
Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 at The LC Photos by Ryan Reeves of Front Stage Photography At 7pm, I was starting to think I accidentally showed up for some kind of high school battle of the bands instead of a sold out Passion Pit concert. It wasn’t just my imagination either, because as I stood on […]
Friday, March 12th, 2010 at Nationwide Arena Photos by Ryan Reeves of Front Stage Photography It’s Friday night and Nationwide Arena is absolutely packed. Opener Michael Franti and his reggae/rap group Spearhead have just concluded a very energetic and talented set. I was more than impressed, actually. I have never heard Franti’s music, but I […]