Providing Baby Boomers interviews and reviews on the latest from the icons of their youth as well as on up and coming entertainers capturing their attention.

January 30, 2019

Cindy Blackman Santana Talks Her New CD and Life With Carlos

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by Randy Patterson

Posted February 2019 Photo by Rob ShanahanThey say that behind…
January 02, 2019

Derek Trucks Talks About Greg Allman, Uncle Butch, and Touring In 2019

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Posted January 2019   Photo by Stuart LevineAs I’ve said…
December 03, 2018

Ken Mansfield & The Roof Top Concert

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Posted December 2018   Beatles fans the world over –…
November 08, 2018

Robert Berry - Version 3.2

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by Randy Patterson

Posted November 2018 “I’m the luckiest guy you’ve never heard…
October 06, 2018

Steve Lukather and His Gospel

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Posted October 2018   It’s Fall and that means one…
October 06, 2018

Eric Johnson Talks Touring and Ah Via Musicom

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Posted October 2018 Photo by Max Grace Guitar aficionados are…
September 13, 2018

Irlene Mandrell Talks Miracles

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Posted September 2018   If you’re a baby boomer, no…
July 30, 2018

Thomas Gabriel (Johnny Cash's Grandson)

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Posted August, 2018 Next month, it will have been fifteen…
July 01, 2018

Ken Mansfield Talks Philco

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Published July 2018   Unless you’re an ardent Beatles fan…
May 01, 2018

James Pankow of Chicago

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Posted May 2018   I don’t know about y’all, but…
April 30, 2018

Jonathan Cain - Don't Stop Believin'

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Posted May 2018 Quick: Who can tell me what the…
April 30, 2018

Tommy Emmanuel Talks About "Accomplice One"

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Posted April 2018   Tommy Emmanuel and Boomerocity have a…

Concerts/Performances

Alice Cooper - Chattanooga, TN 2018

Alice Cooper October 12, 2018 Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium – Chattanooga, TN This year has been a great year of for checking off items on the Boomerocity Bucket List. In fact, in the case of Alice Cooper, two items were check off – one of them twice.   1.…

Eric Johnson - Chattanooga, TN 2018

Eric Johnson October 11, 2018 Walker Theatre – Chattanooga, TN   Photo by Randy Patterson Let me start off by saying that, if you ever have the chance to see Eric Johnson in concert, DO! This guy is un-friggin’-believable on the guitar. Of course, I already knew that by being…

Buddy Guy - Knoxville, Tennessee

Buddy Guy September 27, 2018 Tennessee Theatre – Knoxville, TN   Photo by James R. PattersonAs our world continues to lose musical icons, it’s always a personal thrill to be able to catch one who is still alive, kicking, and putting on amazing shows.   Such was the case last…

CD/Album Reviews

Social Casualties

Social CasualtiesEric CaldwellLabel: SoundcloudReview Date: December 10, 2018 Social Casualties is the third EP in…

Heroes and Demons

Heroes and Demons Vincent Poag Label: Danal Music, LLC Release Date: June 29, 2018 Let’s…

Memphis On My Mind

Memphis on My Mind Logan Magness Label: Wolf River Records Release Date: March 23, 2018…

They Call Me Mud

They Call Me Mud Mud Morganfield Label: Severn Records Release Date: March 9, 2018  …

Three For The Road

Three for the Road John Mayall Label: Forty Below Records Release Date: February 23, 2018…

Tree Of Life

Tree of Life Patrick Coman Label: For the Sake of the Song Release Date: February…

The Ice Queen

The Ice Queen Sue Foley Label: Stony Plain Records Release Date: March 2, 2018  …

Time To Fly

Time To Fly Mare Wakefield & Nomad Label: Maresie Music Release Date: January 26, 2018…

Film

Bohemian Rhapsody

Bohemian Rhapsody Starring: Rami Malek. Lucy Boynton. Bran Singer. Gwilym Lee Studio: 20th Century Fox,…

Live From New York - Front And Center

Live From New York - Front and Center Beth Hart Label/Studio: Provogue Release Date: April…

American Valhalla

American Valhalla Iggy Pop and Joshua Homme Studio: Eagle Rock Entertainment Release Date: March 9th,…

Book Reviews

Americana Music: Voices, Visionaries, and Pioneers of an Honest Sound

Americana Music: Voices, Visionaries, and Pioneers of an Honest SoundAuthor: Lee ZimmermanPublisher: Texas…

The Roof: The Beatles' Final Concert

The Roof: The Beatles’ Final ConcertAuthor: Ken MansfieldPublisher: Post Hill PressReviewed: December 2018…

Philco

PhilcoAuthor: Ken MansfieldPublisher: Post Hill PressReview Date: July 2018 I must confess before proceeding…

Don't Stop Believin': The Man, the Band, and the Song…

Don't Stop Believin': The Man, the Band, and the Song that Inspired Generations…

The Blues: Why It Still Hurts So Good

The Blues: Why It Still Hurts So Good Marie B. Trout, PhD Publisher:…

Race With The Devil: The Gene Vincent Story

Race With The Devil: The Gene Vincent StoryAuthor: Susan VanHeckePublisher:Review Date: February 28,…

A Life ... Well, Lived

A Life … Well, LivedRay Wylie HubbardPublisher: Bordello RecordsRelease Date: November 02, 2015Review…

See Hear Yoko

See Hear YokoBob Gruen and Jody DenbergPublisher: Harper Collins/ Infinitum NihilReview Date: April…

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Cindy Blackman Credit Rob ShanahanReduced

Our Featured Photo by Boomerocity friend and famed rock photographer, Rob Shanahan (robshanahan.com), is of Cindy Blackman-Santana! Check out more of Rob's work at RobShanahan.com!

 

 

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