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Return of the Dreads at DTE

Posted by [email protected] on September 8, 2016 at 7:05 PM Comments comments (0)

On Sunday, August 21, Korn and Rob Zombie brought their Return of the Dreads tour to DTE Energy Music Theatre.  In This Moment opened the show.


Mike Lewalski attended the show and had this to say:  "The show was excellent. I just wish the bands would play longer than 1 hour and 10 minutes each. Give us an hour and a half. Although I will say after one hour and ten minutes of Korn, I was worn out! High energy. I love that band. They have a new album dropping soon, s...

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Bret Michaels at Rocking On The Riverfront 8-12-16

Posted by [email protected] on September 8, 2016 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

On Friday, August 12, Bret Michaels closed out WCSX's concert series Rocking On The Riverfront down on the riverfront in Detroit. 


Michael Lewalski attended the show and had this to say,  "He played for an hour and 15 minutes.  It was a decent show.  I'm not a huge Poison fan, however, he still sounds just like he used to.  I am sure a reunion will not be far off!"


Check out some of Mike's photos from the show here:

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Motor City Harley Davidson Music + Food Festival

Posted by [email protected] on September 8, 2016 at 6:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Mike Lewalski attended the Motor City Harley Davidson Music + Food Festival on Saturday, August 27 and Sunday, August 28 and caught Sebastian Bach and Ace Frehley's performances.


Although Bach's voice has weakened over the years, Mike shared, "You can still see he feels the metal!"


As for Ace, Mike says that he sounded great on the guitar and, "All of his band took turns singing the songs, including himself and of course, they did some Kiss classics."

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Dirt Fest videos and pics

Posted by [email protected] on September 8, 2016 at 6:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Dirt Fest made its first appearance in Pontiac at The Crofoot Festival Grounds on Saturday, August 13. The festival was a huge success and was headlined by Killswitch Engage.

Check out some videos and pictures from the day here:


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Blue Oyster Cult at Rockin' On the Riverfront 7-22-16

Posted by [email protected] on August 9, 2016 at 7:35 PM Comments comments (0)

On Friday, July 22, Blue Oyster Cult took to the stage in Detroit for WCSX's annual Rockin' On the Riverfront free concert series.  Mike Lewalski attended the show and took some great shots which can be checked out here:  http://www.risefromtheashesmusicnews.com/apps/photos/album?albumid=16011475

Boston and Dennis DeYoung at DTE 7-30-16

Posted by [email protected] on August 9, 2016 at 7:15 PM Comments comments (0)

On Saturday, July 30, Boston brought their 40th anniversary tour to DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston. The show was opened by Dennis DeYoung. 

Mike Lewalski attended the show and has shared his photos from the concert here: http://www.risefromtheashesmusicnews.com/apps/photos/album?albumid=16011474

Lewalski had this to say about the show:  "The last time I saw them was 37 years ago at Cobo Arena and 38 years ago headlining the Pontiac Silverdome.  I can't say wh...

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Showdown Fest at DTE 7-26-16

Posted by [email protected] on August 8, 2016 at 6:40 PM Comments comments (0)

On Tuesday, July 26, the Showdown Fest made its way to DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston where Saint Asonia, Alter Bridge, Breaking Benjamin and Disturbed took to the stage for a power-packed evening of rock.

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Mo Pop Festival 7-23-16 and 7-24-16

Posted by [email protected] on August 3, 2016 at 3:25 PM Comments comments (0)

It was two-days of non-stop music at West Riverfront Park in Detroit for the 2016 edition of the Mo Pop Festival, which is the event's second time being held at the venue. 







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Culture Club at Meadow Brook 7-17-16

Posted by [email protected] on August 3, 2016 at 3:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Culture Club brought their current tour to Meadow Brook Amphitheatre in Rochester Hills on Sunday, July 17. 

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Iron Maiden

Posted by [email protected] on April 14, 2016 at 5:40 PM Comments comments (0)

On Tuesday, April 5 Iron Maiden played a show in Auburn Hills at The Palace.  The band played a couple hour set that included songs from their new album Book of Souls mixed in with some old favorites.


Mike Lewalski attended the show and got some great shots.  Mike had this to say about the show, "Bruce Dickenson sounded great and he was in a great mood.  He was really fired up and running all over the stage for the whole show.  The sound was excell...

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