Concert Reviews

Crowd digs Miner at Crystal Bay

It’s hard to follow a pitch perfect cover of Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody,” but after the Novelists closed their Jan. 28 set at Crystal Bay Casino Wednesday night with a sing along version of the 1970s cult classic, Miner came on stage and cranked the energy up even higher. A twirling group of devoted Novelist fans who made the drive up ...

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Mark Hummel’s Blues Harmonica Blowout Bluebird Bash

Yup! That’s a mouthful of a title for a review, but playing the harmonica like these guys do is also a mouthful. Like a mini-blues version of Ringo Starr’s All Star Band, Mark Hummel puts together his own all star band every year for the Blues Harmonica Blowout Tour. Each Blowout Band features an ever-changing cast of blowhards (get it?), ...

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