Ink in the Clink Friday night review

*Note: The bands performing during the day on Friday will be reviewed in another article. A laptop fire during the IITC weekend occurred prior to the backup and we are still working on retrieving photos from the hard drive! Our sincere apologizes to Ink in the Clink, the bands, artists fans and our readers! This is an unexpected pair of […]

Journey and Friends Light-Up Blossom Music Center!

Journey All Photos: © 2016 Jim Carver / The Rust Belt Chronicles. Blossom Music Center was the setting as Journey, The Doobie Brothers and Dave Mason were the perfect combination in providing an evening of hits spanning the decades with their San Francisco Fest 2016 Tour. The bands gave such a positive vibe of “feel good music” delivered richly and the fans definably […]

YES brings “The Album Series Tour” to the Hard Rock Rocksino!

  An evening of Progressive Rock with YES is scheduled at the Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park on Thursday, July 28th. YES is one of the world’s most influential, ground-breaking, and respected progressive rock bands. Grammy Award winning, YES has sold nearly 40 million album’s in a career that has so far spanned more than four decades. YES […]

Jane’s Addiction set to Burn Cleveland!

Jane’s Addiction is preparing to keep the summer heat at a sweltering level of hotness as they crank-up the rock at Jacobs Pavilion in Cleveland, Ohio on Saturday, July 23rd. The air will be filled with energy, rock and sizzling with excitement as this mega-band gives you rock at its finest! This Jane’s Addiction tour is in honor of the celebration of 25th Anniversary of the release […]

Disturbed, Breaking Benjamin set to Rock Riverbend Music Center!

Disturbed Disturbed and Breaking Benjamin are scorching across the USA with one of the hottest tours of the summer! It would be nearly impossible to find any other combination of touring partners with such a massive following in today’s market. Both bands have crushing  hit records and majestic songs. On Wednesday, July 27th; Disturbed and Breaking Benjamin […]

Ink In The Clink 2016: Tattoo & Music Festival This Weekend!

It’s finally here! After a highly successful debut last year, In The Clink triumphantly returns to The Ohio State Reformatory MRPS this weekend (July 15th-July 17th). Ink In The Clink 2016 is geared to give you the hottest experience of the Summer with over 100 Tattoo Artists (featuring onsite tattooing and piercings available) with nearly 40 bands for entertainment. Add that rockin’ […]

Departure – Journey and Classic Rock, set to Rock Buck’s Bar & Grill “Any Way You Want It”!

Departure – Journey and Classic Rock On Friday, June 24th, Departure – Journey and Classic Rock performs at Buck’s Bar & Grill in Lexington, Ohio between 6:30 and 10:30 pm. With Journey performing at Blossom Music Center on June 29th, what a great way to warm-up your vocal chords before the concert at Blossom! Throw in the […]

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Please welcome Amanda Snider to The Rust Belt Chronicles!

One thing I’ve learned in this business is you’ll never know what’s in store for you on any given day. While most days are average, every once in a while you have a bad day, however; the best days are when something great occurs. For some time my journalist/photographer, Larry Ritter has told me he had a person […]

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“Breaking Ground”- New Video and Amazing Tune by A Punch’s Pilot!

“Breaking Ground” – An Epic Song, (Should Go Viral)! A Punch’s Pilot. It’s not often I hear a song destined to becoming a #1 hit in the USA. “Breaking Ground” by A Punch’s Pilot has accomplished that rare feat! A Punch’s Pilot hails from Cleveland, Ohio and “Breaking Ground” features Hot Mess, Akron, vocalist, Adrean Baker.  With the assistance of the powerful new music […]

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Spotlight Interview with the Bold and Beautiful Sandra Bernhard on her New Live Show ~Feel The Bernhard

SPOTLIGHT INTERVIEW: SANDRA BERNHARD Saturday April 30th the Bold and Beautiful Sandra Bernhard will perform her new live cabaret show Feel The Bernhard at Trinity Cathedral in Cleveland, Ohio. Sandra took a moment to speak with us recently about her current show, among other things.   Feel the Bernhard, (a nod from Sandra to Bernie Sanders) evolved out of a routine year-end […]

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CD Review: Blue Lunch “Above the Fold”

Blue Lunch is one of the best known ensembles in the city of Cleveland. Throughout the years that the band has been together, the band has changed their style to fit whatever mood they’re in at the time. Sometimes bluesy, sometimes jazzy, sometimes old-timey, Blue Lunch has taken on that style and been very entertaining […]

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CONCERTO Italian Kitchen Opens at Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park!

  Benvenuti amici  (Welcome friends) NORTHFIELD, OH, JUNE 15, 2016—A new Italian, fast-casual restaurant — Concerto Italian Kitchen – opened today at Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park (HRRNP), further evolving the venue’s award-winning reputation as Northeast Ohio’s premier destination for gaming, dining and entertainment.   There was no yellow ribbon at the event to celebrate […]

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‘ISN’T IT TIME’ FOR THE BABYS?

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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