Bobaflex to rawk ‘Anything That Moves’ this Friday night at Alrosa Villa wsg/ Grindhouse, 8LB Pressure, Dread Engine and Ironhead Inc.

This Friday night the Alrosa Villa will be hopping when Bobaflex returns to the legendary venue. The boys, originally from West Virginia, who now call Columbus home, always have a strong following at Alrosa every time they play there and this go around should be no different. Marty and Shaun McCoy’s gang released “Anything That […]

Rick Springfield Is Coming To Cleveland – Stripped Down!

It’s OK, you’re among friends here – go ahead and admit it – when you’re at home alone or in the car by yourself – you’ve belted out ‘Jessie’s Girl’. See, that wasn’t so hard to admit. Rick Springfield has rather masterfully built a career that has spanned decades and is as multifaceted as it […]

Breaking Benjamin bringing their Softer Side and STARSET Touching Down at the House Of Blues

Breaking Benjamin at 2015 Rock On The Range. Photo Credit: © 2015 Larry Ritter/The Rust Belt Chronicles. Pennsylvania rockers, Breaking Benjamin will be making a stop at the House of Blues with special guests, STARSET in Cleveland, Ohio on Friday, February 5th, but this time around they are doing things a little differently.  Breaking Benjamin will be playing a […]

Caspian hit The Grog Shop with O’Brother on Wednesday!

  Caspian is set to kick-off their current tour in Cleveland, Ohio at The Grog Shop on Wednesday, February, 3rd with O’Brother, opening at 8:30 pm. This mid-week show promises to warm you up for the weekend and get you over hump-day! Caspian is rapidly being noticed as a major up-and-coming force in the music industry. 2016 looks to be a […]

The Clarks: A Rocking Good Time for McKeesport at The Palisades Event Center!

One of Pittsburgh’s favorite natives are in McKeesport for what is promising to be a great night at The Palisades Event Center in McKeesport, PA on February 5!  The doors open at 8pm and the concert starts at 9pm.  This is a 21 and over show.  Tickets are only $20! The Clarks, who have been playing […]

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Devour The Day Announces New Album S.O.A.R. Out April 1st!

Buy ”Lightning In The Sky” on iTunes HERE (New York, NY) – Devour The Day has announced the release date for their forthcoming sophomore album S.O.A.R. out April 1st via Razor & Tie. The album was produced by Dan Korneff (Paramore, Lamb of God, My Chemical Romance). Watch the pseudo video for the band’s first […]

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Lez Zeppelin Rocked The Music Box Supper Club in Cleveland Saturday Night… Here is a Teaser! Review Coming Soon

You don’t want to miss our review of the sultry Lez Zeppelin… Until then, here is a little teaser from Saturday night’s incredible show. “Heartbreaker” & “Rock and Roll”- Lez Zeppelin Courtesy of Loparo Images

Hugo Ferreira at Dillinger's Event Center. Photo taken by Larry Ritter/The Rust Belt Chronicles.

Sit down chat with Hugo Ferreira, lead singer of Tantric

Being in the entertainment business is tough work, to be in it for over a quarter of a century is more the exception than the rule. But that is how long Hugo Ferreira (lead singer for Tantric) has been around the music industry which is quite remarkable considering the man just turned 41 years old. […]


Big L’s CD review of Twenty-Second Dimension’s self-titled EP

Twenty-Second Dimension was formed in early 2015 and brought together three equally gifted musicians to form one powerful trio who has the ability to melt your face off with a thunderous rhythm section and perk your ear holes with unbelievable guitar riffs. They can also soothe your inner beast with a melodical mixture of voices […]

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The 42 Eighty Concert Club in Brunswick, Ohio: Nothing Beats a Party and a Song!

  All Photos: Joe Kleon/G4orce Studios. It’s not too often I walk into a club and immediately feel comfortable. Nor, do most clubs remind me of the days of my youth when Rock and Roll was king and attending a show was simply fun without having to worry about drama or worse. The opportunity to spend […]



All photos: © 2015 Jim Carver/The Rust Belt Chronicles. The legendary British band, The Babys, performed for a full house at The Tangier in Akron on Saturday night. The Tangier’s intimate sultan style setting is not only beautiful, but also acoustically pleasing. The venue offers a free parking garage and a menu fit for a king. […]



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