Rock And Roll Is Alive And Well
With an unforgettable band name like Thunderbitch, Brittany Howard (lead singer/songwriter/guitarist of the Alabama Shakes) carried on the swamped out rock and roll statement she made when the Alabama Shakes released their debut album Boys&Girls. However, her little known self titled LP Thunderbitch is a bit different…
All It Takes Is Talent And A Talk Box Apparently
Daft Punk meets the orchestral world thanks to the Rundfunk-Tanzorchester Ehrenfeld (translated to “Radio Dance Orchestra of Ehrenfeld”) with their rendition of the french duos classic “Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger” and all I can say is……..daaaaaaaaaaaamn! Continue reading
The Nails Were Already In The Coffin
Not too much falls by the wayside or becomes glossed over when it comes to the history of Pink Floyd. For example, it’s widely known that the recording of The Wall was the main breaking point when it came to the legendary band. But what happens after the bricks come tumbling down? Continue reading
“Look At You All…”
Nick takes us to various abandoned places on his tour always with great acoustics and an overall good time!
Go Big Or Go Home!!
Royal Blood exploded on the scene in 2014 and brought with them a self titled debut album and unforgettable energetic shows. It’s been 2 years since the duo released their debut album and they did not disappoint! Continue reading
This Is Not Fleetwood Mac
I have to admit, I went into this record expecting it to sound like a Fleetwood Mac album and for these two artists to rehash the musical flames of of the past. Oh boy was I wrong! Lindsey Buckingham/Christine McVie is a brilliant representation of classic pop songwriting brought to the modern age masses. Continue reading
Local Musicians/Groups Can Submit Video Links By August 10 to Enter To Be One Of The Concert’s Opening Acts; Also Seeking ‘Rockstar Kid’ To Play Song With Gene On Stage
Gene Simmons Concert – Cleveland (credit Layla
It’s the chance of a lifetime for musicians all across Greater Chicago, as famed Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Gene Simmons and Wizard World seek an outstanding local band to perform as one of the opening acts for “Wizard World:
Wake Up And Smell The Roses
With his last studio album being released in 1992, Roger Waters had a lot to live up to with his latest album Is This the Life We Really Want?, but did it make…the final cut? Continue reading
Every Place Has A Story To Tell
Nick Kelley reflecting on the days past
Last week, Shallow Graves Magazine started a new segment titled “The Abandoned Concert Tour”. As part of the segment, Nick travels to random abandoned places and performs some of his favorite songs. Continue reading
What Happens When your Passion For History & Music Collide???
You get the Abandoned Concerts Tour 2017!!!
Nick & Jake at an abandoned farmhouse along Rt. 165 in Cooksville, IL
Shallow Graves Nick Kelley is an avid musician and performer, and when asked why abandoned places, “I was watching some videos where people were walking through some abandoned banks and found the acoustics amazing. I then, got the idea that it would be cool to go to different abandoned places and perform while walking around and getting the story of the place.”