Category: Good Times

A rock and roll tribute

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR On any given weekend across America, music fans will likely find a tribute band taking over the local nightclub. And on many theater stages across the country, groups playing note for note renditions of Pink…

Bluesman Montgomery pays homage to Butterfield, ‘East-West’

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Ultimate Classic Rock magazine, in a retrospective article, described the 1966 album “East-West” by the Paul Butterfield Blues Band “as a swift kick to the doors of convention.” Contemporary blues artist James Montgomery agrees. And,…

Review: Fantastic journey to a fantastic place and time with Cirque du Soleil’s ‘Luzia’

by MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR The evening was one where I was transported to a different time and a different place, in more ways than one. Cirque du Soleil, the world-renowned circus troupe, has arrived in Connecticut for a residency…