All posts by Larry Philpot

  • Nikki Sixx passes away 30 years ago today

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 804     Yes, it’s clickbait, but did you know that Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx passed away 30 years ago today? On Dec. 22, 1987, Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx overdosed on heroin and when...

    • Posted December 22, 2017
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  • Louder than Life: Day 2 Photo Galleries

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 545 Photo coverage of this year’s Louder Than Life Festival in Louisville, Kentucky. Danny Wimmer scores again. All photographs, courtesy of Glenn Hirsch

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Louder than Life: Day 1 Photo Gallery

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 787 Photo coverage of this year’s Louder Than Life Festival in Louisville, Kentucky. Danny Wimmer scores again. All photographs, Glenn Hirsch

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Happy 70th Birthday, Don Felder

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,326 Don Felder wrote Hotel California and didn’t just change the Eagles, but he “Made” the Eagles, and is truly one of the friendliest artists you’ll ever meet. Here’s a few shots from last year.

    • Posted September 21, 2017
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  • Jason Bonham, Cheap Trick, Foreigner 40th, reviewed

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 4,046 The 40th Anniversary tour of Foreigner has had stops at many cities in the U.S., and their recent stop in Indianapolis was a sold out show at Klipsch Music Center.  First up, Jason Bonham’s...

    • Posted September 14, 2017
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  • Buddy Guy to perform at Bourbon and Beyond

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 4,296 Buddy Guy will be performing at the inaugural Bourbon and Beyond festival in Louisville (September 23 and 24). Buddy is a blues guitarist, and is an exponent of Chicago blues. At age 81, he...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Jonny Lang comes to Bourbon and Beyond

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 6,370 The inaugural weekend festival in Louisville boasts an extremely impressive lineup, and a “must see” is Jonny Lang, who has been performing as a frontman since he was 12 years old.  Lang is one...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Jeff and Larry’s Backyard BBQ – Reviewed

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 588 August 26, Dubbed “Jeff & Larry’s Backyard BBQ,” promoter Live Nation launched a show with musical guests including Foghat (“Slow Ride”) and The Marshall Tucker Band. While the show is still developing, this writer...

    • Posted September 5, 2017
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  • Bob Seger in Indianapolis

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 975 Bob Seger never disappoints, as was evident from his show Saturday night at the Klipsch Music Center in Noblesville, IN. Accompanied by acclaimed musicians, the performance even surpassed his 2015 show at Banker’s Life,...

    • Posted September 4, 2017
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  • Bourbon and Beyond – Louisville

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 660 Bourbon and Beyond Food and Music Festival, September 23 and 24th,  boasts top name headliners, wonderful food and Kentucky’s famous bourbon distillers. Located in Champion’s Park, 2050 River Road, this is a must see....

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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