The flute wasn't the only instrument fueling legendary English rock band Jethro Tull. Guitarist Martin Barre was behind the riffs for more than four decades before the group broke up in 2014.
Alex Northrup "The Great Mundane"
Few video game franchises are as enduring or iconic as Final Fantasy. The same can be said for the series' musical scores—the first nine of which were solely composed by Nobuo Uematsu (he also contributed to the music in subsequent games from the series).
Voices begins its tenth anniversary season this Sunday afternoon. Under the direction of Music Director William Weinert, Rochester's professional chamber chorus will present a Renaissance-era program titled "Sing Out, My Tongue".
Denver's Magic Beans is a four-piece jam band that gives a refreshing take on funk by fusing it with progressive rock and soul. Formed in 2010, Magic Beans has released two live and two studio albums--including its newest collection, "Casino Cabaret," released last March.
Mellow Madness is a well-known tattoo shop that's been located at the corner of South Clinton Avenue and Meigs Street since December 2017. After eight grueling months of completely gutting the space and rebuilding from the ground up, the business is hosting its grand reopening and celebrating the eighth anniversary of its existence.
I have a soft spot in my heart for rock bands with emo tendencies. Enter Romancer, a Canadian quartet with plenty of raw energy and swooning vocals for days.
Music Director Ward Stare kick-started the 2018-19 Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra season last night, with music by three very familiar composers. But when the program includes a powerhouse soloist, and the musicians acquit themselves so well, that familiarity is very satisfying.
In the time between 2014's "I Will Not Be Afraid" and "LONER," which came out this year, Caroline Rose went through a transformation. The singer-songwriter has always excelled at crafting whip-smart, energy-packed tunes.