Live Gig News Photos

Crobot Live at the Q&Z Expo Center, Ringle, Wisconsin, 31 July 2015

On July 31st Potsville PA.’s Crobot brought their “Drunk As Shit” Tour to the Q&Z Expo Center in Ringle WI., a small rural community of about 1700 in north central WI. When you think of live music a re-purposed grade school “in the middle of nowhere” probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind, but maybe it should be, because Q&Z has been attracting an impressive array of national acts of as of late.

Interviews

Interview with Monument

Album number 2 is well on it’s way now, I’d say we have about half of it written so far and we’re all very happy with it so far.

Live Gig Photos

Ian Anderson Live at Ramblin Man Fair, July 2015

As I approached the Prog stage about 15 minutes before Ian Anderson was scheduled to perform, an eager audience had already started to assemble creating the biggest crowd the stage had seen so far that day. Following hours of rain, it had dried up at last and we dared to hope it would stay that way.

Live Gig Photos

Clutch live at The Eagles Ballroom Milwaukee , WI on May 13th, 2015

If you saw the members of Clutch off stage you probably wouldn’t give them a second look. The four Maryland natives look like any other middle aged guys you might run into at the grocery store or see picking up the kids from school, but maybe that’s part of their appeal. There’s no rock star posturing, just high energy music that rocks hard, but never compromises it’s greasy groove.

Live Gig Photos

In Solitude live at Voodoo Lounge, Dublin on October 17th, 2014

the crew prepare the stage for the final act of the night. As if the smell of incense was not intense enough already, dozens of fresh sticks are ignited around the stage and limp fox pelts are hung from the drum stand, flanked by bunches of equally limp lilies. Thankfully, the imminent approach of the Swedes prompts the denim army to regroup at the front, and the anticipation quickly escalates.