In The Spotlight


Chester Bennington of Linkin Park Leaves a Musical Legacy

Posted  July 21, 2017  by  Linda Gabriele

With heavy hearts, we say goodbye to Chester Charles Bennington. Bennington was an American singer and songwriter best known as the frontman for the rock band Linkin Park. He was also the lead singer for Dead by Sunrise and fronted Stone Temple Pilots from 2013 to 2015. Bennington first gained prominence as a vocalist following the release of Linkin Park’s […]

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Loud-N-Lima bringing three days of rock music, camping, and fun to Allen County Fairgrounds

Posted  July 21, 2017  by  pazzma5

LIMA – With more than 30 rock gods and video vixens from the past 25 years, Loud-N-Lima is the biggest lineup of 80’s Hair Metal and Hard Rock in the USA in 2017. The three-day weekend will feature rock-n-roll from big names like 3 Doors Down, Bret Michaels, Vince Neil, Steel Panther, Cinderella’s Tom Keifer, […]

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Television Review

Wizard of Lies Review

Posted  July 6, 2017  by  Chad Spar

In case you forgot, or were too young to be paying attention, Bernard “Bernie” Madoff is, according to a sourced summary at Wikipedia, “an American fraudster and a former stockbroker, investment advisor, and financier. He is the former non-executive chairman of the NASDAQ stock market, and the admitted operator of a Ponzi scheme that is considered the largest financial fraud in U.S. […]

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Encore Theatre – Plaza Suite Review

Posted  May 17, 2017  by  P.S. Luhn

Saw a very fun show last night at Amil Tellers of Dramatics, Inc., Encore Theatre. “Plaza Suite”, written by my favorite playwright of all time, Neil Simon, was the fare. I don’t remember the movie, derived from this show, kindly, though I did recall that the great Walter Matthau starred in it. I had seen […]

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Vectren Dayton Air Show 2017

Posted  April 18, 2017  by  Linda Gabriele

Dayton, Ohio – 2017 marks the 43rd anniversary for the Vectren Dayton Air Show, a true summer tradition in Dayton. The Vectren Dayton Air Show presented by Kroger has been selected by the U.S. Navy for an F/A-18 Super Hornet Tactical Demonstration at its 2017 show on June 24th and 25th at Dayton International Airport. As […]

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Posted  April 18, 2017  by  Linda Gabriele

  CLEVELAND, OH – On July 17, 2017, the fourth annual Journeys Alternative Press Music Awards, Fueled by Monster Energy will return to AP’s hometown and the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll, Cleveland, OH. The main event will once again take place at Quicken Loans Arena, home of 2016 NBA Champions, the Cleveland Cavaliers. The 2017 […]

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Training Day Series Review

Editor’s Note:  The below review by our contributing reviewer, Chad Spar came across my desk a few days prior to the untimely death of actor, Bill Paxton. Clearly, in the series Training Day, Paxton gave audiences th...
by Chad Spar


DevilDriver & Death Angel @ Oddbody’s

The Review 5 / 5 - Excellent
by Jason Hillard



Review: The OA on Netflix

Our Review 3 / 5 - Above Average
by Ryan Biederman


Review: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, the Musical

I saw the Steve Martin film, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels quite a few years ago. I recall that I really liked Martin in it, and thought it passed for humorous. I figured it was sweet that that movie was now a stage play. Sounded jus...
by P.S. Luhn



Trapt Concert Review

*REVIEW UPDATE* Trapt just wrapped their most recent multi-state tour. The band ended the tour riding the wave from last year’s record release of DNA. Trapt, live in concert, was a can’t miss show for rock fans. The ba...
by Marie Thompson


Rouge One Review

Our Review 4.5 / 5 - Excellent
by Chad Spar