By David J. Criblez. This article was originally published on April 16, 2018. Late January is not a prime month to draw a crowd, but on this particularly cold night there’s a line around the block at The Paramount in Huntington for a sold-out show featuring Voyage. Although the name might not be familiar, the…

By DANIEL J. KUSHNER AND FRANK DE BLASE The Rochester music scene is blessed with an abundance of individual artists and bands, in myriad genres, playing original music. But while those concerts dominate the concert calendars, it’s hard to ignore the creeping number of Facebook invites touting local “tribute shows.” These concerts, in which musicians…

by Mike Chaiken, The Bristol Observer On any given weekend across America, music fans will likely find a tribute band taking over the local nightclub. And on many theater stages across the country, groups playing note for note renditions of Pink Floyd, Queen, Led Zeppelin, and ABBA also will step through the curtain. There is…