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Stories by Jeff Miers

By Jeff Miers » Thursday, October 23, 2014

Longtime Western New York music fans and concert veterans have been clamoring for big-ticket shows to return to Ralph Wilson Stadium for the entirety of the nearly decade and a half since the Dave Mat... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Thursday, October 23, 2014

Adam Holzman was always going to have a life in music. He had no choice. Holzman’s father, music business icon Jac Holzman, was the founder of one of the hippest record labels of the 1960s, Elektra,... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Thursday, October 23, 2014

Unless you frequented Mohawk Place often during the earliest days of the previous decades, you might not have known that Buffalo had developed a strong stoner-rock and hard-boogie movement, one that f... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Thursday, October 23, 2014

Ahhh, the good old Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. For an institution ostensibly designed as a means of honoring and enshrining the best of the best, and in so doing, wrapping up rock ’n’ roll and ... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Ever since rock bands started flexing their creative muscle, developing their skills to the point of virtuosity and realizing that they needn’t be hemmed in by pop conventions, a dichotomy has exist... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Unless you frequented Mohawk Place often during the earliest days of the previous decades, you might not have known that Buffalo had developed a strong stoner-rock and hard-boogie movement, one that f... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Wednesday, October 22, 2014

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame recently announced its list of nominees for induction. News Pop Music Critic Jeff Miers on Tuesday cast his vote for who should go in. Today, he weighs in on who should ... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Wednesday, October 22, 2014

After less than two years in business, Waiting Room (334 Delaware Ave.) will expand to include a second floor concert venue and bar known as the Studio. A grand opening celebration for the new venue w... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Florida bluesman Selwyn Birchwood is poised to do to the blues in 2014 what Gary Clark Jr. did to the form in 2012 – namely, remind everyone within earshot that this sub-genre of American music is n... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Ahhh, the good old Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. For an institution ostensibly designed as a means of honoring and enshrining the best of the best, and in so doing, wrapping up rock 'n' roll and putt... Read More
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