Entries by Stephanie Vlachos

Harefest 2015: Tribute band lovers weekend!

Yes music lovers, Harefest is among us. The weekend where nostalgia becomes reality. Returning guests know all too well what I’m speaking of as Bon Jovi, Guns N’ Roses, Jukebox Heroes, AC/DC and more take the stage in the form of Portland’s local tribute bands hosted by J-Fell Presents and The Wild Hare Saloon. Food, drinks, VIP […]

Jimi Jamison – (8/23/51 – 8/31/14)

While reflecting on the passing of another artist in the music industry, it brings sadness at the idea there will never be another live performance of Jimi Jamison best known for front leadman in Survivor.  Jimi had joined Survivor in the early 80’s when their popularity was growing stale and with hits from the Vital […]

October 18-Monsters of Rock PDX 5

As quoted by organizers of Monsters of Rock (MOR): “Monsters Of Rock Portland is dedicated to joining some of the most accomplished local musicians from past to present. To foster an environment of unity and community that respects and celebrates the shared passion of Rock-N-Roll music. Monsters Of Rock Portland will be hosting events that […]

Steelheart resurrects!

For those who may not have heard of this band, if you are a fan of the movie “Rock Star” starring Jennifer Aniston and Mark Wahlberg, you most likely recognize their hit song, “We All Die Young.” Born in 1964 in Croatia, Miljenko Matijevic recognized his influence of Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath were not […]