All posts by Larry Philpot

  • Jason Bonham, Cheap Trick, Foreigner 40th, reviewed

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 4,075 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: 4,325 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: 6,401 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: 636 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: 1,073 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: 691 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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  • Tonic Ball Returns to Indianapolis this November

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 180 Annual Tonic Ball Returns to Indianapolis this November A benefit for Second Helpings FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Indianapolis, IN — Tonic Ball 16 to feature the music of Wilco, Simon & Garfunkel, The Cure, James Brown...

    • Posted August 29, 2017
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  • U2 in Louisville, Reviewed

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 8,819   With about 50,000 fans filling Papa John’s Stadium in Louisville, this wasn’t just another concert. This was U2, performing “The Joshua Tree” in its entirety. And it was great. The Irish rock act —...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • Red Hot Chili Peppers at ACL 2017

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 2,005 The Austin City Limits Music Festival will be held over two weekends, OCT 6-8, and OCT 13-15, 2017 in ZILKER PARK  in Austin, TX.  ACL 2017 boasts headliners, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, with old favorites and...

    • Posted August 8, 2017
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  • Johnny Cash’s final live performance 2003

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 840 From the Carter Fold Ranch in 2003, a weak Johnny Cash, in a wheelchair and with a loss of nearly 75% of his vision, gives his final live performance. Johnny set a standard yet...

    • Posted August 6, 2017
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