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Photos: Red Sun Rising at Newport Music Hall

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Red Sun Rising at Newport Music Hall

I’ve always said that the best way to deal with the impending doom of a winter storm is to go hang out at the Newport Music Hall, watch three straight-up rock and roll bands, and pretend the onslaught of ice and snow isn’t happening outside. So, that’s what I, and many others, did on Saturday […]

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Concert Preview & Interview: Red Sun Rising

Grant Walters Grant Walters Concert Preview & Interview: Red Sun Rising

Riding the success of their latest album, "Thread", the Akron alt-rockers will be spotlighted on the main stage at Rock on the Range this Sunday

I can’t tell you the last time I had a meaningful discussion at a gas station that wasn’t purely transactional, but if you’re as lucky as Red Sun Rising founders Mike Protich and Ryan Williams, a chance rendezvous at a service station in Tallmadge can be life-altering. It’s the stuff of a great Ohio success […]

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Photos: Blitzmas 2016

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Blitzmas 2016

The 2016 edition on Blitzmas barged its way into Express Live! on Thursday night as the last of the season’s radio Christmas shows brought four bands to town to festively yell at microphones, batter some drums and swing around guitars while a sold-out crowd wildly raised their hands in salute to those that certainly came […]

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