• Review + Photos: Patti Smith and Her Band at the Fillmore

Review + Photos: Patti Smith and Her Band at the Fillmore

  • January 18, 2019

Patti Smith (photo: Ria Burman)

Patti Smith and Her Band began their two-night, sold-out stint at the Fillmore Friday night. Dedicating "Pissing In A River" to Sam Shepard, reading an excerpt from her autobiographical kickass book, Just Kids, in memory [...]

  • Review + Photos: Elliott Peck at Terrapin Crossroads

Review + Photos: Elliott Peck at Terrapin Crossroads

  • January 17, 2019

Elliott Peck (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

Elliott Peck is a very busy woman. Aside from being a talented musician, songwriter, vocalist, bandleader, and member of Midnight North and the Terrapin Family Band, she found time in her coast-to-coast life to bring forth [...]

  • Photos + Review: Kongos at Great American Music Hall

Photos + Review: Kongos at Great American Music Hall

  • January 14, 2019

Kongos (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

Sister Sledge said it best: “We are family.” In the case of the band the Kongos, it’s all about brothers. Kongos hail from Arizona by way of South Africa, and their childhood roots have [...]