Tag Archives: Music

Local Anesthetic reunion show at Realm Nightclub

We hope this isn’t an April Fool’s joke— legendary area rockers Local Anesthetic have committed to a reunion concert on April 1. Celebrating 20 years as a band, the group welcomes guitarist Ron Hammersmith back. It’s been four-and-a-half years since they last played live together, so you don’t want to miss out on this possibly

Rock the Arena comes to the University of Toledo

“One day, one stage, ten bands, all the hits” is the tagline for the musical beast descending upon the University of Toledo when the Rock the Arena concert comes to town. Cheap Trick, Lou Gramm of Foreigner, Tom Keifer of Cinderella, Warrant, Quiet Riot, Stephen Percy, Jack Russell’s Great White, Vixen, Autograph and Trixter are

Drums and Drummers: A Tribute to Roger Schupp

Drum roll, please! The Toledo Jazz Orchestra continues its Valentine Theatre Series with Drums and Drummers: A Tribute to Roger Schupp. Schupp, a long-time TJO drummer, passed away in 2015. The ensemble will bring in special guests Tommy Igoe, drummer and leader of the Birdland Big Band; and Jerry McKenzie, drummer on Stan Kenton’s Grammy

music benefit for aurora project

Ye Olde Durty Bird hosts a day of music with a multi-act concert fundraiser presented by Music Uniting Sisters Everywhere [MUSE], A Temporary Home. Benefitting the Aurora Project, a life skills program that helps transition homeless women and their children towards self sufficiency. Admission is free but donations are welcome. This full day of performers

Laith Al-Saadi, The Voice finalist from Ann Arbor plays Toledo

Laith Al-Saadi, a finalist on NBC’s singing competition, The Voice, can’t say much about the experience, due to the all-inclusive non-disclosure agreement that he signed before he could participate. He can’t tell you what his coach, Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine, was like offscreen. He can’t tell you why he chose to sing “The Letter”