My name is Garrett Stack, and I love the rock ‘n roll. I’m a photographer who specializes in live music photography. I’m based in Dublin, Ireland but travel near and far to feed my music passion. I got hooked on music at 12 years of age and have always tried to find new bands to follow […]
Aretha Franklin, Performing in the Kennedy Center Opera House December 6, 2015 The John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is a massive building on the Potomac River containing nine theaters. By Gavin Edwards\ New York Times In her final decade, Aretha Franklin’s two best-loved performances both took place in Washington. In 2009, she […]
Fatboy Slim has revealed his return to Glastonbury later this summer, marking his eighteenth consecutive year performing at the Somerset festival. Speaking to Metro, the DJ (real name Norman Cook) confirmed “It’s not on the cards, it’s a given” when questioned about his potential return to Worthy Farm, adding “Until I drop dead, I’ll be […]
We’ve got a recap of the 2019 NBA All-Star Game! Get into Anthony Hamilton‘s National Anthem performance and why it has gone viral, J. Cole paying homage during his halftime performance, LeBron James‘ team nabbing the win, Kevin Durant winning MVP, Meek Mill’s performance and more! Anthony Hamilton, a Charlotte native, was tapped to perform […]
In this article review of the 2019 Grammys, the author mainly focuses on the quality of the performances, the notable celebrity appearances, and the gossip surrounding which celebrities did not attend. The author’s critiques of the performances were not based heavily on the aesthetics of it all. Rather, the focus was on the facts of […]
This list will be updated on a regular basis this week with more events to be announced. Please send any event or party details to firstname.lastname@example.org. Most events are by invite-only except for the Oscar Week panels; tickets sold for those at Oscars.org. Tuesday, Feb. 19 5:30PM: 21st Costume Designers Guild Awards Location: Beverly Hilton Those lauded include Ruth […]
The top beauty trends walking the red carpet this past 2019 season!
God, I love award shows. My three favorite award shows (for performance reasons) are 1) the Golden Globes (mostly because every year I keep hoping they bring Tina Fey and Amy Poehler back to host and do the opening — those were the best! If you haven’t watched their monologues from 2013, 2014 and 2015, […]
Grammys 2019 Review: A More Equitable Show Still Hits Familiar Pitfalls
Writer Daniel D’Addario from Variety reviewed the latest 2019 Grammy’s performance as “A More Equitable Show That Still Hits Familiar Pitfalls“. The familiar pitfalls being negative aspects of prior grammies like the inevitable unexpected performances by artists, that are still able to nudge their presence into the show. But that being said, the show as […]
I enjoy live performances because you get the chance to watch the best talent on stage. The artists who stand out are the ones who put on a show, with theatrics or none at all. Here are my favorite performances from this year’s Grammys, in order.
Michelle Obama delivered message of women’s empowerment alongside Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Alicia Keys and Jada Pinkett-Smith Unbelievable performances, surprise appearances, and acceptance speeches that’ll tug at your heartstrings. Watch the #GRAMMYs now: https://t.co/qVJ2VeaWYx pic.twitter.com/3Dwq8Vnpfx— CBS (@CBS) February 12, 2019 Michelle Obama made a surprise appearance on the Grammys stage Sunday to deliver a message […]
For my first real post, I thought it’d be fun to talk about the Grammys. I know they were a week ago but hey, better late than never. Now I will fully admit I do not follow music as closely as I do movies or sports. Because of that, I am going to limit my […]