Monthly archives: July, 2009

REVIEW, PHOTOS,: JT SPANGLER @ HOTEL CAFE 7-29-09 ‘HOW YA MOMMANEM?’

Look and Listen. Enough Said.


Review, Photos and Audio: Ernie Halter @ Hotel Cafe 7-29-09


MONOLITH FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY ESURANCE, HELD ON SEPTEMBER 12-13 AT RED ROCKS AMPHITHEATRE, ANNOUNCES FULL LINEUP

YEAH YEAH YEAHS, THE MARS VOLTA, GIRL TALK, OF MONTREAL, MSTRKRFT, METHOD MAN AND REDMAN, M. WARD,  PHOENIX, CHROMEO, THE DANDY WARHOLS, DOOM, PASSION PIT, OK GO, GLITCH MOB, THE WALKMEN AND MANY MORE


TICKETS ON SALE NOW AT WWW.MONOLITHFESTIVAL.COM


MONOLITH FESTIVAL presented by Esurance returns to Red Rocks Amphitheatre on September 12th and 13th with the Yeah Yeah Yeahs headlining Saturday night, and The Mars Volta topping the bill on Sunday. The festival debuted in 2007 as the first multi-day, multi-stage festival ever held at Red Rocks – Colorado’s beloved outdoor venue. Monolith was instantly adopted as an indie fan favorite and a staple of the summer festival season.


Each year, MONOLITH hand picks a line-up consisting of fan requests, indie favorites and blog darlings.  This year’s line-up, revealed one-band-at-a-time over the past several weeks via Twitter and Facebook, has already generated plenty of buzz.  We are thrilled to unveil the line-up in its entirety, which includes everyone’s favorite art-punk trio the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and progressive rockers The Mars Volta!  Joining the 2009 headliners is a deep and diverse roster including Girl Talk, Of Montreal, M. Ward, The Walkmen, Phoenix, DOOM, The Thermals, Health, Ida Maria, WALE, Passion Pit, The Dandy Warhols and many, many more. A complete list of confirmed acts is included below, with additional artists still to be announced.  Visit www.monolithfestival.com for ongoing updates.


2009 Monolith Festival VIP Kick-Off Party Announced:  Monolith will host two kick-off parties in Denver on …


PHOTOS & REVIEW: INCUBUS AT HOLLYWOOD BOWL MOMENTS AND MELODIES TOUR


5 DAYS ‘TIL MILE HIGH MUSIC FESTIVAL, ANNOUNCE PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE AND UNVEILS THE FESTIVAL MAP

Colorado’s Mile High Music Festival, July 18th and 19th
On The Fields At Dick’s Sporting Goods Park


MILE HIGH MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE
AND UNVEILS THE FESTIVAL MAP


VISIT WWW.MILEHIGHMUSICFESTIVAL.COM FOR COMPLETE DETAILS
AND TO PURCHASE TICKETS


With just 5 days until Colorado’s second annual Mile High Music Festival, today festival organizers announce the weekend’s performance schedule.  Five stages will host 50 bands during the two-day festival, with music beginning at 11:15 am each day and going until 2 am on Saturday and 12:30 am on Sunday. Mile High Music Festival has also unveiled the 2009 Site Map.  Visit www.milehighmusicfestival.com for complete details and to purchase tickets.


Bands confirmed to perform at Colorado’s Mile High Music Festival, happening at the Fields at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park on July 18 and 19, include TOOL, Widespread Panic, The Fray, Incubus, Ben Harper and Relentless7, Thievery Corporation, G.Love & Special Sauce, Big Head Todd & The Monsters, Gov’t Mule, Buddy Guy, 3OH!3, Ani DiFranco, Paolo Nutini, The Black Keys, Gogol Bordello, DeVotchka, John Butler, Gomez, Jack’s Mannequin, The Wailers, India.Arie and many others. Rounding out the line-up, the following bands have just been announced: Jet, The Duke Spirit, Strange Condition and Rob Drabkin.


Tickets for Mile High Music Festival are on sale now, including Single Day Tickets and 2-Day Packages, plus VIP Ticket options. Get tickets online at http://www.tickethorse.com and http://www.milehighmusicfestival.com, by phone at 866-461-6556 and at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park Box Office. They can also be purchased with a …


REVIEW & PODCAST: ERNIE HALTER @ HOTEL CAFE STARTING OVER TOUR 2009

Hollywood, CA — Hotel Cafe Wednesday night was a phenomenal one two punch with DRH and Ernie Halter.  Ernie ironically says he was being lazy by playing the piano – I beg to differ as he was working it to the fullest potential.  Not only was his talent on the piano showcased, his vocals and…


REVIEW & PODCAST: DAVID RYAN HARRIS @ HOTEL CAFE – JULY 09 RESIDENCY

Hollywood, CA — Wednesday nights, Hollywood Blvd & Cahuenga @ Hotel Cafe . . . David Ryan Harris will exceed your musical expectations on every level.  His talent, that far surpasses that of many more well known artists, is rivaled only by his own diligence for musical perfection.  To further convince you of getting off your…


PHOTOS: U2 360º TOUR KICKS OFF IN BARCELONA: EXPERIENCE THE MAGNIFICENCE OF U2 IN 360º

Barcelona, Spain — The U2 360 Tour has officially kicked off and let me tell you it is exceptional.  The architect, Mark Fisher, has conceived of one of the most amazing live stadium shows ever.  With a full 360 degree experience that truly makes for no bad seat in the house.  The stage is an…