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Backstreet Boys

August 21, 2019

Backstreet Boys @ The PNC Arena Review by Sharon Chen Photos by Michael Macsuga I fell head over heels in love with the Backstreet Boys as a young kid in the mid-90s growing up in Charlotte, NC.  I’d always dreamed and fantasized about seeing them perform live in concert, but had never gotten the chance…. Read More ›


Dorothy @ Walnut Creek   This past Thursday I was approved to shoot Dorothy who was performing with Breaking Benjamin at Walnut Creek. With the shoot and leave policy (if not supplied or already holding tickets), I am only reviewing Dorothy because they gave me approval.  After shooting the first three songs as is standard… Read More ›

Brad Paisley

Brad Paisley @ Walnut Creek August 15th I don’t know about my luck shooting at Walnut Creek this year. Three of the four shows were delayed because of severe weather. I actual left the Hootie and the Blowfish show after standing in the rain for two hours. Riley Green was only able to preform five… Read More ›

Heart and Joan Jett & the Blackhearts

Heart and Joan Jett & the Blackhearts @ Walnut Creek Amphitheater, August 10th Joan Jett was the second opening act before Heart. Even at 60 Joan is still what you remember from 20 years ago. Singing the songs you know from her days with The Runaways and with The Blackhearts. Still getting down playing that… Read More ›

Arrival From Sweden – Abba Tribute

Arrival From Sweden: The Music of ABBA @ DPAC August 9th ABBA is Sweden’s biggest music export with almost 400 million records sold. That is a lot sold for a band that only toured 10 weeks total in the 10 years they were together. That puts ABBA up there with Elvis and The Beatles. Their music… Read More ›