Death From Above Leave Detroit Fans Far From Outraged

By Phoenixx Staff | November 3, 2017

Death From Above 1979 put on a terrific show at St. Andrews Hall on Friday November 3rd, 2017. Opening the show was fellow Toronto band, The Beaches. The band gets their name from a lovely area of their city in which they live. Made up of four kickass and talented ladies, the band definitely took…

Milky Chance Blossom Out In Detroit

By Phoenixx Staff | October 13, 2017

The delightful German duo, Milky Chance, made a stop at The Fillmore in Detroit on Friday October 13th. Starting off the night was Gene Evaro Jr. The classy songwriter presented a groovy rock vibe with an old school guitar tune. Gene hails from the beautiful desert land of Joshua Tree, CA. With a lovely voice,…

The Killers Return With New Album That Lives Up To Namesake

By Phoenixx Staff | September 22, 2017

The Killers discography has taken us on a journey from the outside-in narratives of “Mr. Brightside” and “Somebody Told Me”, to their Vegas nod western vibes of “Sam’s Town” (an album whose darkness and mystery carried me through high school!), and even into outer space with “Day & Age”. My first thought upon starting to…

Local Breakout Greta Van Fleet Making Waves In The Music Scene

By Phoenixx Staff | September 19, 2017

Michigan’s own, Greta Van Fleet are making their presence heard through headphones, stereos, and telephone speakers everywhere. The four piece band hails from the cozy town of Frankenmuth, with a powerful sound that juxtaposes the farmer feel of mid-Michigan. Greta Van Fleet’s debut EP, “Black Smoke Rising” was released on April 21st, 2017. Their lead…

Surprise Asteroid Re-Enter Music Scene With Great New Single

By Phoenixx Staff | August 23, 2017

If you haven’t yet heard of Surprise Asteroid, keep your ear to the ground, and your eyes open.   The Indiana natives have released a tremendous new song entitled, “Break Your Curse”. A Rage-worthy beat drives the song along. The band captures some shades of Weezer and Pixies on their best days, but despite any…

Kesha Displays All Of Her Bright Colors On New Album

By Phoenixx Staff | August 11, 2017

Kesha is back on the musical scene with a long-awaited new album! “Rainbow” hits record store shelves and airwaves today. The Nashville resident, who was embattled with former producer, Dr. Luke over a sexual assault allegation, was contractually prohibited from releasing music that was not with the producer. Fortunately, Kesha’s nightmares are subsiding enough to…

Ludacris – A Welcome Highlight Of Summerfest

By Phoenixx Staff | July 18, 2017

Ludacris put on a dynamic show for Summerfest’s 50th year on Sunday July 2nd. Just after the 10 o’clock hour, DJ Infamous took to and set the stage and addressed, “I’m Ludacris’ DJ, you know what that means!” He encouraged everyone to wave their hands and make some noise to welcome Ludacris out. To a…

Summerfest Shines In Its 50th Year

By Phoenixx Staff | July 10, 2017

Summerfest delighted fans from far and wide in its golden year over an eleven day span. Buzzing with excited anticipation that had been building up for months on end, Milwaukee’s highlight kicked off its festivities on Wednesday June 28th. Despite some rain and severe storms, the festival partied on, not dampening acts like popstars Misterwives,…

AWOLNATION Sail Into Summerfest With Stellar Set

By Phoenixx Staff | July 6, 2017

Powerhouse rock band, AWOLNATION came full force with an incredible showing to this year’s edition of Summerfest in Milwaukee, WI. The band started their set off strong at 10 PM on Thursday July 6th. Lead singer, Aaron Bruno commented on the vast array of audience members that had turned up to fill the seats around…

Peter Frampton – Summerfest Loves Your Way!

By Phoenixx Staff | July 2, 2017

Music legend Peter Frampton made a memorable stop at Summerfest’s 50th installment in Milwaukee on Sunday July 2nd. The incredible musician took to the stage at 9:30 PM to a deafening cheer from the crowd, who rose to their feet in delight. The celebrated and famed guitarist was inducted into the Musicians Hall Of Fame…

Festival Local GGOOLLDD Dazzles At Summerfest

By Phoenixx Staff | June 29, 2017

Milwaukee electropop heroes GGOOLLDD put in another impressive showing at this year’s Summerfest in their hometown. Exuberant fans turned out in droves to support the band for their Thursday June 29th set at the Johnson Controls World Sound Stage. GGOOLLDD played both old and new tracks as lead singer, Margaret Butler was dressed beautifully head to…

The Magnettes Deliver Passionate Summerfest Set Ahead Of Debut Album

By Phoenixx Staff | June 28, 2017

The Magnettes turned in an incredible performance at Summerfest‘s 50th installation in Milwaukee on Wednesday. The festival, in its golden year, kicked off festivities on June 28th. At the Johnson Controls World Sound Stage, Swedish outfit, The Magnettes brought energy and relatability, delighting a hooked audience. Dressed in black and white cheerleader outfits that displayed…