Bayside and Say Anything hit the road together this summer to bring us one of the best tours to kick off the summer. Bayside had a special acoustic set due to a death in the family of Chris Guglielmo who had to leave to be with his family. In the dark there was some light two of the four members of Bayside (Jack o’shed and Anthony Raneri) came on stage and gave a intimate acoustic set. Talking to some fans before the show none of them have ever seen a acoustic set by Bayside. Read more.
State Champs hit the road with Against The Current and With Confidence. The Australian pop punk band With Confidence started off the show on a high note. with songs like “London Lights” and “Keeper”. As I was watching With Confidence all I could think about was wow they sound like a young Blink-182. Read More.
Lukas Graham at The Fillmore
The Danish pop-soul band known as Lukas Graham hit the stage at The Fillmore with a unique sense of energy on Tuesday night. Frontman Lukas Forchhammer was excited to be back in Detroit. To start out the night, the band played was the exuberant anthem known as "Take The World By Storm". Forchhammer kept the night entertaining by jumping all around the stage and even removing his shirt near the beginning of the set. Read more.
Blink-182 at Van Andel
Blink-182 has embarked on their first tour after their founding member Tom Delonge left the band and the crowd loved every second of it, bringing the fans back to their high school days! The first song of the night "Feeling This" brought back the iconic flaming "FUCK" sign. For myself, the highlight of Blink's set was songs off of their new album California like "We Built This Pool", "Cynical", and "San Diego". Read more.
Modern Baseball at The Crofoot
Modern Baseball started off the set with a song off of their new album Holy Ghost titled “Wedding Singer”. As soon as their set started they had the crowd singing every word the rest of the night. As the night came to an end Modern Baseball left the stage but the crowd wouldn’t leave unless they got one more song. After a few minutes of everyone screaming for them to come back the band came out and played “Your Graduation” and the crowd lost their mind! Fans were jumping over one another and dancing along to the music. Read more.
Night two of The Used's 15 year anniversary tour blew the roof off of the Royal Oak Music Theater. The like wrapped around the building and it almost felt like you could see it stretching for miles! As the doors opened everyone flooded in. Some joined the never ending merch line, others at the bar but most made their way to the stage to ensure a good spot for the show. The New Regime, hailing from San Diego, CA took the stage to set the mood for The Used. Read more.