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Enjoy Every Sandwich

Ben Fong-Torres

Ben Fong-Torres

Posted to Center Stage on April 29, 2016

 “Enjoy every sandwich.” That’s what Warren Zevon said, not long before his death in 2003, as a way to say: Savor life while you’ve got it. This has been a tough year. One loss after another in the world of music, the latest—and one of the greatest—being Prince. I saw him very early on, in 1981 at a nondescript club on Broadway, in North Beach, in San Francisco. He’d only had one hit – I Wanna Be Your Lover” – but he was…

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New Releases

Ben Fong-Torres

Ben Fong-Torres

Posted to New Releases on April 22, 2016

Celtic Thunder – It’s Entertainment
If you’re looking for the authentic Irish pop entertainment Celtic Thunder offers, well…check this title out. But also know that here at Qello Concerts, we also have Voyage, which has the squeaky-clean guys performing in Kansas City to an adoring throng of what might be called Thunderheads, people who’ve traveled long distances to see these lads. Celtic Thunder’s programs have ranged from pop to showtunes…

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Today's Soundboard Roundup

Bridget Maher

Bridget Maher

Posted to Music News on April 20, 2016

Streaming Live and Free!
Slightly Stoopid and Bob Weir are lighting up Bob Weir’s TRI Studio for the second time - with Karl Denson and some other incredible guests. And it’s all happening LIVE. Just tune into Qello Concerts to catch the live stream on Thursday, April 21 at 7pm PT (10PM ET). Don’t worry, if it’s past your bedtime, we’ll keep the stream up for 24 hours. Freddie The Great
Queen is always the most popular artist on Qello Concer…

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New Releases

Ben Fong-Torres

Ben Fong-Torres

Posted to New Releases on April 15, 2016

Elton John – Wonderful Crazy Night, Track by Track
For fans of Elton John and the craft of music composing, this is a nice visit with the iconic performer who, wild and crazy as he’s been on stage, is also high regarded as a composer, taking lyrics from Bernie Taupin and creating, just often enough, magic. In this short feature, John goes track-by-track through most of his latest album, Wonderful Crazy Night, telling how some lyrics inspired almost instant music (&l…

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