It’s a Kid Rock party at California Mid State Fair (Marshall of Rock Video)

It’s a Kid Rock party at California Mid State Fair (Marshall of Rock Video)

Aug 1, 2011

Here's some video I shot of Kid Rock in concert at the California Mid State Fair in Paso Robles, California on July 27. It was a Kid Rock party as he came on after a snippet of Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin’” that ended with the line “just a city boy born and raised in South Detroit" read more...

Concert Archive: Day On The Green 1985 (video & photos)

Concert Archive: Day On The Green 1985 (video & photos)

Jul 15, 2011

Another legendary concert I was lucky enough to attend was the 1985 Day On The Green concert at Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California. Day On The Green concerts had been happening for many years in the Bay Area, and this one was the hardest rocking yet. The concert morphed into the stop for the read more...

Danzig/Accept/Armored Saint/Intrinsic Concert Flyer and memories of July 8, 1989 – The Graduate – Santa Barbara, CA.

Danzig/Accept/Armored Saint/Intrinsic Concert Flyer and memories of July 8, 1989 – The Graduate – Santa Barbara, CA.

Jun 20, 2011

Danzig/Accept/Armored Saint/Intrinsic 6/8/89  - The Graduate - Santa Barbara, California. I went to this show on the UCSB campus at The Graduate in Isla Vista, California, and helped advertise for it on my "Hot Metal Soup" radio program on Live 95, KPGA.

My memories of this show are read more...

Dangerous Toys at The Whisky-A-Go-Go on Sunset Strip – June 1989 – Hollywood, California

Dangerous Toys at The Whisky-A-Go-Go on Sunset Strip – June 1989 – Hollywood, California

Jun 12, 2011

Here's a few photos of a road trip with my buddy Dan to see Dangerous Toys at a showcase for their debut album at the Whisky A Go-Go in Hollywood. There were quite a few other rockers in the house including Alice Cooper (who was there at the beginning of the show, but had to leave early due to a read more...

Billy Squier/Blue Murder/Kings X – Halloween 1989 – Greek Theater Los Angeles

Billy Squier/Blue Murder/Kings X – Halloween 1989 – Greek Theater Los Angeles

Jun 12, 2011

Here's some photos I dug up from Halloween 1989 at the Greek Theater in Los Angeles. Great show from Billy Squier, Blue Murder and Kings X.
 
My friend Ken went to the show with me and backstage afterward we met Kings X, Blue Murder and Billy Squier as well as Kevin DuBrow of Quiet read more...

US Festival Heavy Metal Day 1983 Anniversary is today! Memories and a recap…I was there!

US Festival Heavy Metal Day 1983 Anniversary is today! Memories and a recap…I was there!

May 29, 2011

Today is the 28th Anniversary of the 1983 US Festival. The US Festivals (US pronounced like the pronoun, not as initials) were two early 1980s music and culture festivals sponsored by Steve Wozniak, formerly of Apple Computer. The first was held Labor Day weekend in September 1982 and the second read more...