Music

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Watch a trailer for the “Making of the Madrigal” movie at Nevada Union High

Watch a trailer for the “Making of the Madrigal” movie at Nevada Union High

The Nevada Union High School Choir’s Madrigal Dinner in Grass Valley (Nevada County CA) is an event that defies description. It is part concert, part history lesson, part dinner, part comedy routine, and so much more. But there is one thing that Madrigal Dinner is for sure: completely transportive. Transportive to not just another...

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Watch a trailer for the “Making of the Madrigal” movie at Nevada Union High

Watch a trailer for the “Making of the Madrigal” movie at Nevada Union High

The Nevada Union High School Choir’s Madrigal Dinner in Grass Valley (Nevada County CA) is an event that defies description. It is part concert, part history lesson, part dinner, part comedy routine, and so much more. But there is one thing that Madrigal Dinner is for sure: completely transportive. Transportive to not just another...

Alison Toon
Pop Evil: coming soon to Sacramento, time to get Up! if you haven’t already!

Mar 3, 2016
Pop Evil: coming soon to Sacramento, time to get Up! if you haven’t already!

Pop Evil, Aftershock 2015For a limited time (I don't have a clue how limited, "limited" is, you'll just have to click the link and see if it's still valid), Pop Evil's latest album, UP, is available for under $6 on iTunesPop Evil are about to start a m...

Tags: |

Alison Toon
Spring Fling Tour arrives here soon: Cage The Elephant, Silversun Pickups, Foals, and Bear Hands!

Mar 2, 2016
Spring Fling Tour arrives here soon: Cage The Elephant, Silversun Pickups, Foals, and Bear Hands!

When “Ain't No Rest for the Wicked” by Cage the Elephant hit the airwaves in 2008 one thing was clear; you could not get this tune nor band out of your head, and these boys were planning on staying there.

Cage the...

Alison Toon
Free show lineup for the California State Fair 2016 announced!

Feb 29, 2016
Free show lineup for the California State Fair 2016 announced!

Queen Nation, California State Fair ... and once again, our favourite tribute band, Queen Nation, is on the list (see why their are faves: 2013, 2014 and 2015 reviews). Plus several more tribute bands, some oldies but goodies, country stars, and a...

Alison Toon
My Nemesis: New video from Five Finger Death Punch

Feb 29, 2016
My Nemesis: New video from Five Finger Death Punch

Check out the new video from Five Finger Death Punch: My Nemesis. As with previous FFDP videos, there's a strong and meaningful message here. Meet your nemesis, and take the steps to overcome...

Tags: |

Alison Toon
Trixie Whitley, Porta Bohemica, my most-played album so far this year

Feb 27, 2016
Trixie Whitley, Porta Bohemica, my most-played album so far this year

Porta Bohemica, only released a couple of weeks ago, and I must have listened to it thirty or more times... a beautiful work by a true vocalist. The wistful "Closer" is a classic, "Hourglass" and "Eliza's Smile", beautiful. The entire album: well worth...

Tags:

Alison Toon
Blaze Ya Dead Homie, and the Casket Factory Tour, at the Boardwalk

Feb 26, 2016
Blaze Ya Dead Homie, and the Casket Factory Tour, at the Boardwalk

Blaze Ya Dead Homie, OrangevaleI preface this review with: I was way, way out of my musical comfort-zone last night. I don't know what a Juggalo really is, and I find it hard to explain the difference between rap and hip-hop, other than that rap is par...

Tags:

Alison Toon
Marillion World Tour info: did you get your tickets yet?

Feb 24, 2016
Marillion World Tour info: did you get your tickets yet?

And this is why I love them...

Alison Toon
Ne Obliviscaris…something special, from Melbourne, Australia. Wow, seriously!

Feb 22, 2016
Ne Obliviscaris…something special, from Melbourne, Australia. Wow, seriously!

Ne Obliviscaris, Ace of Spades, SacramentoAlso on tour with Cradle of Filth, and touring the USA for the first (and definitely not the last) time are Ne Obliviscaris.Xenoyr, extreme vocals, Ne ObliviscarisReading a description of their music is not eno...

Tags:

Stay connected to Sacramento Connect

Follow Sacramento Connect on Twitter  Find Sacramento Connect on Facebook

Categories



Newest Partners