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WITHIN TEMPTATION at Summit Music Hall, Denver, Colorado (March 11th, 2019)

Venues matter. While most concertgoers are probably unaware, the location you see a band perform can have a significant impact on the end product delivered… as well as the experience remembered. Things like parking, seating, food choices and site lines are realities that a band doesn’t have to worry about. Video capabilities, PA quality, roof height and stage depth, however,…

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TALKING PERSPECTIVES: Bands That Constantly Revamp Their Identity / Queensrÿche – The Verdict / Randy McStine’s Career Highlights (Episode No. 22)

Is constant artistic evolution a virtue? Is it necessary to maintain a group’s integrity? When is it okay for a band rely on the fruits of past labors? Can a teenager recruit members of King’s X and Spock’s Beard to perform on his debut release? Riding on the heels of Episode 21’s discussion of artists who blend various genres to create their own, Talking Perspectives repeat offender Jordan Blum and prolific multi-instrumentalist Randy McStine join host Gonzalo Pozo to examine the merits and pitfalls of bands who strive to constantly revamp their stylistic identity. Unsurprisingly, the artists they discuss range…