What Were Suicide Concerts Like In NYC

What Were Suicide Concerts Like In NYC

What Were Suicide Concerts Like In NYC A History of Alan Vega And Martin Rev Alan Vega and Martin Rev were the co-founders of legendary avant-garde New York City band Suicide. Suicide remained a two-piece throughout their entire career and still play shows throughout the world. Suicide is highly recognized as being the inventors of post-punk and electro-punk. Martin Rev used synthesizers and drum machines while Alan Vega sang and violently moved on stage. They were markedly different because »View... »View More

Describe Some of The Early Iggy And The Stooges Concerts

Describe Some of The Early Iggy And The Stooges Concerts

Describe Some Of The Early Iggy And The Stooges Concerts What You Can Do With Knives, Peanut Butter And Blood The early Stooges concerts were infamous for their bloodiness and unpredictability. Iggy would contort his body in dangerous ways on stage. From time to time, Iggy would launch himself into the audience. He would antagonize and instigate a crowd in almost every early Stooges performance. On occasion, he would cut himself on stage with knives and broken glass. Furthermore, at one »View... »View More

Do Fans Like When Bands Get Back Together

Do Fans Like When Bands Get Back Together

The success of so many reunion tours is living proof that fans love when bands reunite. Well known bands continue to have a following even when there are break ups. When they decide the time is right for them to jam together like old times, there are anxious people just waiting to hear them again. Whether it’s a large or small event, the die hard fans will be there. The sale of their songs will increase with production of new songs as well as remakes of old favorites. Most »View More  »View More

Now That The Stones Roses Got Back Together

Now That The Stones Roses Got Back Together

The seminal UK band, The Stone Roses, were apart for 15 years; they got back together in October 2011. The Stone Roses first formed the band in the early 1980s. They only had two full-length albums: 1989′s debut album and 1994′s Second Coming. The band reported that they intend on completing a new album. The band is let by Ian Brown; Brown fronted a press conference in London earlier this year and announced three concerts at Manchaster’s Heaton Park in June 2012. The Heaton park... »View More

How Come The Jesus And Mary Chain Reunited

How Come The Jesus And Mary Chain Reunited

Fans of the Scottish bank Jesus and the Mary Chain have a reason to celebrate. Tensions between the Reid brothers put an end to the band in 1999 but a recent announcement of new tour dates seems to hints at a thawing of the relationship. Cynics out there will point at the reissue of the bands discography with an accompanying DVD as the catalyst for the reunion, or the fact that Brit Pop nostalgia is back en vogue but it would »View More  »View More

How Has Music Reunions Shaped The History of Rock n Roll

How Has Music Reunions Shaped The History of Rock n Roll

Rock n’ roll has reached an age in which fan’s grief over the breakup of their favorite group is tempered by hope for a reunion in years to come. Even early rock n’ roll groups, dormant for ten or twenty years, have reclaimed legions of fans with new recordings and reunion tours. It’s something fans have grown accustomed to, so much so, that they will often flock to concerts to see even 50 of the original group on »View More  »View More

Dean Wareham Plays Galaxie 500 Songs Without Damon And Naoimi

Dean Wareham Plays Galaxie 500 Songs Without Damon And Naoimi

Galaxie 500 was an indie rock group that was started by a couple of Harvard students. Many people have never heard of this group, but it’s all relative to your location. Students and music lovers that went to Harvard or lived in that area would definitely know about Galaxie 500. Thanks to the Internet lots of other people also know about this group. The trio, which consisted of Damon, Naomi and Dean. This trio was formed by Dean, but more »View More  »View More

What Was The Velvet Underground Reunion All About

What Was The Velvet Underground Reunion All About

For people that love rock music the Velvet Underground Reunion was one of the best groups out there. The members were active for almost a decade from the mid 60s to the mid 70s. The members had a reunion and there was a lot of buzz for fans that liked this group. The group has actually reunited multiple times. Their have been several years from 1992 to 2009 that has kept the group around for a new generation of rock band lovers. The first reunion was in 1992. The group came »View More  »View More