Posts Tagged ‘ Music ’

Music listings for Nov. 21

November 20, 2014
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Music listings for Nov. 21

FRIDAY, NOV. 21 OTHER ACE FREHLEY. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, Uncasville. MoheganSun.com PATTI LABELLE. 9 p.m. Grand Theater, Foxwoods Resort Casino, 350 Trolley Line Boulevard, Mashantucket. $35 to $75. Foxwoods.com, 1-800-200-2882. SATURDAY, NOV. 22 OTHER THE JAMES KING BAND. The Firebox Restaurant, 539 Broad St., Hartford. FireboxRestaurant.com, (203)650-3492. PIERCE THE VEIL, SLEEPING WITH SIRENS. Webster…

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Music listings for Nov. 14

November 14, 2014
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Music listings for Nov. 14

FRIDAY, NOV. 14 OTHER USHER. 7:30 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $105, and $85. 1-800-745-3000. Ticketmaster.com FITZ AND THE TANTRUMS. With Big Data. 8 p.m. The Dome at Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford. LiveNation.com SATURDAY, NOV. 15 OTHER STEVE AOKI, WIZ KHALIFA. 10 p.m. Grand Theater, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. $38 to $98. Foxwoods.com, 1-800-200-2882. STEVE MILLER…

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Music listings for Nov. 7

November 7, 2014
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Music listings for Nov. 7

FRIDAY, NOV. 7 BRISTOL SPIRIT SHAKER. Bleachers Bar and Grill, 300 Middle St., Bristol. OTHER ‘DER ROSENKAVALIER’ BY STRAUSS. 7:30 p.m. Presented by Connecticut Lyric Opera. Trinity-on-Main Arts Center, New Britain. TheVirtuosi.org SETH GLIER. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $15, $25. 41BridgeStreet.com. (860) 693-9762. SATURDAY, NOV. 8 OTHER CONCERT, IN ORDER…

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Rachael Yamagata takes charge of her career

November 7, 2014
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Rachael Yamagata takes charge of her career

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Earlier in Rachael Yamagata’s career, she found herself sitting pretty—or she thought—signed with a major record label. The label’s  now part of Rachael’s history. Rachael’s on her own. And she’s bringing her music to her fans herself and the fans are responding by opening their wallets. Right now, she’s in…

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A Little Knight Music

October 20, 2014
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A Little Knight Music

Southington High School hosted the 22nd annual Music of the Knight on Saturday evening.  Seventeen High School Bands from across Connecticut , Massachusetts and New York competed in this year in this US Band competition.  Fontana Field was filled with family, friends, and extraordinary music and dance.  The evening included recognition of all Southington High School Senior Band…

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Music listings for Oct. 10

October 10, 2014
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Music listings for Oct. 10

FRIDAY, OCT. 10 OTHER LACUNA COIL, DEVIL YOU KNOW. Webster Theater, Hartford. WebsterTheater.com SATURDAY, OCT. 11 OTHER JUDAS PRIEST. 8 p.m. Redeemer of Souls Tour. Steel Panther opens. Grand Theater, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. $55 and $75. Foxwoods.com OH WHAT A NIGHT OF DOO-WOP AND ROCK AND ROLL VOL. 5. 8 p.m. Including hits such…

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Rocktober Fest to raise money for Fisher House

September 29, 2014
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By Lindsay Carey Staff Writer Rocktober Fest is a family fun charity event on Sunday, Oct. 12 to support the Friends of Fisher House CT in their efforts to build a Fisher House near the VA hospital in West Haven. Southington residents Angelina Santa Maria and Todd Grosky, along with their co-chairs Kat Cole and…

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Learning rock band lessons

August 8, 2014
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By Lindsay Carey Staff Writer A few Southington kids got together recently to jam out on their instruments at the fourth annual Rock Band Camp at The Music Shop on Queen Street, a music and instrument retail store that also provides lessons. Five youths, four of which are current students at the Music Shop, learned…

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Sevendust still has what it takes to win over fans

May 6, 2014
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Sevendust still has what it takes to win over fans

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR The news came in last week. Sevendust’s latest album, the acoustic “Time Travelers and Bonfires,” had climbed to No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Hard Music Charts. Additionally, the album was No. 2 on the “Record Label Independent Current Albums” chart, No. 4 on the “Top Current Rock Albums” chart, No.…

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Grammys looking to honor music educators

February 25, 2014
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Applications for the second annual Music Educator Award are currently online; to nominate a teacher, visit GRAMMYMusicTeacher.com. The deadline to nominate is March 31, 2014. The application process will adjust each year to allow the broad array of effective teaching styles and methods used in the discipline to be recognized and awarded. The award is…

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