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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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