Category Archives: Concert Review

2016 Island Hopper Songwriters Festival Recap


There is something special about a songwriters festival that captures your soul instantly, and the Island Hopper Songwriters Festival is no exception to that. Between September 23rd, and October 2nd more than 75 songwriters performed at 21 venues resulting in nearly 150 performances, and countless once in a life time moments. Set on the stunning Florida beaches of Captiva Island ... Read More »

CONCERT REVIEW: Brothers Osborne, Asbury Park, New Jersey


Brothers Osborne walked onto The Stone Pony stage with one goal and one goal only, to provide us with a night of music. Not a show with overdone production, or a set list of more stories than songs, just, their, music. They delivered, with one song after the next, playing the majority of their recent record “Pawn Shop”, along with ... Read More »

CONCERT REVIEW: Garth Brooks, Orlando FL.


Garth Brooks. Trisha Yearwood. Country Royalty. As a kid who grew up in the best era of Country music, this was a dream show to catch. After 18 years Garth was finally returning to Orlando, FL for four back-to-back shows. I was given the opportunity to work the GhostTunes VIP Experience dinner before the show. If you ever have the ... Read More »

CONCERT REVIEW: Willie Nelson @ The Stone Pony


As Willie Nelson himself entered the stage at The Stone Pony over Labor Day weekend with the opening notes of “Whiskey River”, I knew immediately I was in for a show that would belong at the top of my most memorable list. The 83 year old serenaded not only a sold-out crowd within the venue, but a number of fans ... Read More »

CONCERT REVIEW: Chase Rice @ The Stone Pony


You have a lot to live up to when playing at one of New Jersey’s most iconic venues, The Stone Pony in Asbury Park, and on August 25 on their Summer Stage, Chase Rice delivered. The energy both on and off the stage was infectious and the crowd stayed put until the very last second of the show. Singing every ... Read More »

CONCERT REVIEW: Frankie Ballard – Irving Plaza NYC


Thursday, May 19th, marks the first time I ever saw Frankie Ballard perform live, and after a stellar show packed with electrifying guitar solos, rock and roll, and some of my favorite Frankie Ballard tunes, it will definitely not be the last. He took the stage at Irving Plaza in New York City to a room full of energetic and ... Read More »

Jake Owen Foundation Benefit Concert


Jake Owen returned home to Vero Beach, FL over the weekend for a good cause. He played 2 nights to sold out crowds filled with family, friends, old teachers and fans each boasting their unique stories about the “Beachin” singer. Jake delivered almost 3 hours of laughs, tears and nostalgia to his hometown and raised a significant amount of money ... Read More »

CONCERT REVIEW: Chris Young’s I’m Comin’ Over World Tour


Chris Young’s I’m Comin’ Over World Tour started months ago with a trip overseas and the subsequent start of his U.S. portion last month, but Friday the 13th’s stop was not only a typical stop, it was his 5th Studio CD Launch date as well! Both proved to be a lucky coincidence on this often labeled unlucky day!! Young brought ... Read More »