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The Kills – State Theatre, Portland, Maine, September 20, 2016
I recall hearing the name and seeing the albums, but I had never actually seen or even heard The Kills before taking this assignment. The line was pretty long going into the show, which was a good sign as the prior two shows I saw at this venue had a weak attendance, and the venue... Read more →
Make America Rock Again – State Theatre, Portland, Maine, September 18, 2016
Walking up to the State Theatre I noticed the lack of crowd that I was used to seeing wrapped around the building, waiting to get in, but then again there were two other shows going on this night as well, and I am sure that contributed to the lower ticket sales. With that said, I... Read more →
The Temperance Movement – The House of Music, Portland, Maine, September 17th, 2016
I said it before and I’ll say it again – there is nothing like going to a show with absolutely no expectations and being blown away. It is common knowledge that if you are going to see someone like ZZ Top or The Stones that you are going to see a great show. You know... Read more →