I went to the Game of Thrones Live Experience at Capital One Arena on Sept. 25, conducted by Ramin Djawadi. I recognized some of the musicians from the Hans Zimmer concert I went to last year (Zimmer discovered Djawadi so no surprise there). The show was amazing. I hope it comes back around. Continue reading “Game of Thrones Live Experience”
I was fortunate to see Hans Zimmer in concert on Friday at Merriweather Post Pavilion, and had really good seats. He’s my favorite composer (with apologies to John Williams, Howard Shore, Trevor Jones, James Horner, Jerry Goldsmith, Thomas Newman, and even Danny Elfman.). Continue reading “Hans Zimmer”
I’ve been a fan of original film scores for a good part of my life – so much so that I’d buy them on CD and listen frequently.
I was extremely saddened when James Horner died in a plane crash back in June.
My friend Desi and I went to see Linkin Park at Jiffy Lube Live on Wednesday. I’ve been listening to this band for years but this was the first time I saw them. The show was terrific, but even more impressive is Chester Bennington’s ability to sing like he does without losing his voice. Once again, I took a bunch of lousy photos that I feel compelled to share just because.
I went to see KISS and Def Leppard at Jiffy Lube Live on Friday, July 25, 2014. It was my fourth time seeing KISS and my seventh time seeing Def Leppard. Photos always turn out lousy for this but I take them anyway because I feel I’m supposed to at least try, like everyone else snapping lousy photos on their phone. Continue reading “KISS and Def Leppard”