The Foo Fighters brought out their first album in 1995, named Foo Fighters. The origin of the name is from a secret force agency in World War II that researched UFOs. In 1997 they brought out their second album, The Colour and Shape. In 1999 they released the album, There is Nothing Left to Lose. This album won the Grammy Award for Best Rock Album in 2001. Their album One by One came out in 2002.
Pop / Rock / Indie
Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill and Frank Beard have been performing together as ZZ Top since 1969. The band was formed in Houston, Texas, with its roots firmly in the Blues. The ZZ Top ‘Hell Raiser’ tour is now underway in North America. Tickets are available for various dates during November 2016 and also in February/ March 2017. Don’t miss this great opportunity to enjoy one of America’s best live bands ever!
Blink-182 from San Diego, California are a rock band from America. The band gained fame as Blink, because of its notorious toilet humour and high energy live shows. The band is known over the continents, for its mischievous lyrics and state-of-the-art performance. Wherever they perform, they get a house full of their listeners, jumping up and down with beats.
Dashboard Confessional is an acoustic rock band from Florida. Some fans simply refer to the band as “Dashboard,” but their original name came from the song “The Sharp Hint of New Tears,” from their debut album The Swiss Army Romance. Many have described the band’s sound as a mix of indie, emo and acoustic rock.
Dr. Dog brings 1990’s lo-fi rock music to life, even today. Originally formed in West Grove, Pennsylvania, the members of Dr. Dog have always taken the music seriously, but themselves? Maybe not so much. All of the band members have a specific nickname, all of them starting with the letter ‘T.’
Purity Ring was formed in 2010, in Alberta Canada, and features members Megan James and Corin Roddick. Both had experience in bands prior to coming together, but their previous musical endeavors were nothing like the music they’re making together today.
Formed in 2006 in Cincinnati, OH, Walk The Moon has experienced quite the ride in their ten years together. If the name sounds familiar, you probably know them from their smash hit single, “Shut Up And Dance.”
Pop punk is alive and well when it comes to The Story So Far, formed in 2007 in Walnut Creek, California. With three studio albums under their belt, The Story So Far brings an energy and refreshing change of pace to the world of pop punk music, that can sometimes feel ‘shifty’ in its own genre, and encompass sounds that some simply don’t think belong.
NOFX is an American rock/punk band from San Francisco, California, incepted in 1983 in Los Angeles. NOFX are so enjoyable in front of an audience and make you feel like they are totally available to anybody in the crowd. The songs go from a moderate to a large blazing track of sorrow and anger.
It was early 1991 at Charlottesville, Virginia when Dave Matthews (vocalist/guitarist) chose to record some of his written songs on tape. Thus started the incredible journey of the Dave Matthews Band (DMB).