| Jul 11, 2011
| 11:09 AM
Missouri-based rock band Puddle of Mudd is on tour, and they’re coming to the Webster. Well-known to the rock music crowd (the event is sponsored by The Rock 106.9), and with some exposure in the mainstream, they’ll be playing both a set of...
| May 4, 2011
| 10:55 AM
with Dillinger Escape Plan, Le Butcherettes, Funeral Party. 7 p.m., May 7, The Webster Theater, 31 Webster St., Hartford, (860) 525-5553, webstertheater.com
Like so many other angsty high-schoolers, my musical refuge was in the underground...
| May 4, 2011
| 10:58 AM
Their new record, Sin Sin Sin, comes out May 10.**
Stage props have always had their place in punk rock. When the music can't relate something or you need to pack an extra-impressive wallop, props provide the physical — items or...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 11:15 AM
Londoners Daniel Stephens and Joe Ray (pictured) team up with vocalist Alana Watson (not pictured) on many of the duo's trippy electronic songs, which earned them a BBC Sound of 2011 poll nomination. That may not mean very much Stateside, but their...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 12:15 PM
Long Island natives and Victory Records artists Dr. Acula bring their brand of deathcore to the Webster on Thursday in support of their latest album, The Social Event of the Century, and they also have a slew of good bands (including up-and-comers the May...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 11:25 AM
Decisions, decisions: According to a press release from the band, Daughtry performs April 27 at MGM Grand at Foxwoods, which is the same night that Nickelback plays XL Center in Hartford. No word on tickets, but Foxwoods says the show hasn’t...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 8:22 AM
You’ve seen Florence and the Machine perform on awards shows, on “Saturday Night Live,” Letterman and VH1 specials, now see the acclaimed English group in person May 11 at Mohegan Sun; tickets go on sale Friday, Jan. 27, at 10 a.m. for...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 11:43 AM
1) Arch Street Tavern
Anyone who’s been following the music scene in Hartford will know that this is the story of a small place coming out of nowhere to dust the competition. Arch Street Tavern is a venerable establishment, but it’s only...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 11:54 AM
Jonathan Tyler & the Northern Lights
With The Happen-Ins. $12, 7 p.m., Nov. 4, Webster Theater, 31 Webster St., Hartford, (860) 525-5553, webstertheater.com
As a songwriter, Jonathan Tyler doesn't ask much of his listeners. He isn't urging anyone to...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 12:41 PM
Drummer Jason Bonham, son of the late Led Zeppelin legend John Bonham, filled in for his dad with the three remaining Zeppelin members (at 2007 reunion tribute for Ahmet Ertegun). He’s also done session work and live gigs for other serious players,...
| May 25, 2011
| 8:59 AM
Bored? Stir-crazy? Got cabin fever? Here's some stuff going on in Hartford today... could be great, could be, well, worse than staying home.
If you're looking for something to do RIGHT NOW, it's Backyard Games Week at Bushnell Park. You can head on...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 9:40 AM
Here's an idea: go get all foamy with a bunch of your 17-and-older friends at the Webster this Friday. Foam N' Glow, billed as "America's Largest Foam Party" (who's number 2?), presents what they call the "world's first 4D, completely interactive...