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Smokey Robinson is “Crusin” his way into the heart of Tulsa

By • Feb 2nd, 2016 • Category: Feature Articles

Article and Photos by Jennifer Reid The undeniable king of Motown Smokey Robinson set his sights for The Joint at Hard Rock Tulsa and never looked back. With a chill in the January air, Robinson knew how to get the heat started. With a grand center stage entrance, Smokey Robinson emerged with a twinkle in [...]



Smokey Robinson – Image Gallery

By • Feb 2nd, 2016 • Category: Image Gallery

Live performance photos of the Smokey Robinson show at the Joint at the Hard Rock in Tulsa, OK on January 21, 2016 by Jennifer Reid.



Billy Gibbons and the BFG’s – Image Gallery

By • Jan 28th, 2016 • Category: Image Gallery

Live performance photos of Billy Gibbons and the BFG’s show at The City Winery in Nashville, TN on January 26, 2016 by William Simpson.



Billy Gibbons and the BFG’s thrill the City Winery in Nashville

By • Jan 28th, 2016 • Category: Live Show Reviews

Article by William Simpson The Sharp Dressed Man himself, Mr. Billy Gibbons, graced the stage of the City Winery in Nashville, TN on January 26 with is Perfectamundo tour.  The ZZ Top guitarist/vocalist and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee has released his first every solo album and embarked on a tour across the [...]



Dio Bassist Jimmy Bain Passes away at 68

By • Jan 24th, 2016 • Category: StageShottz News

Reports are circulating that part of the backbone of those great Dio hits and Rainbow hits, Jimmy Bain, has passed away at the age of 68.  Bain played bass for Ronnie James Dio’s band after Dio left Black Sabbath in 1983 to start his own band.  Along with his bass playing duties Bain also participated [...]



Craig Goldy – Interview

By • Jan 21st, 2016 • Category: Artist Interviews

Interview by William Simpson The legendary former guitarist of Guffria and Dio, Craig Goldy has a new band called Resurrection Kings with drummer Vinny Appice, bassist Sean McNabb, and vocalist Chas West.  The new band has a fresh modern sound in the vein of the great 80’s bands these guys were a part of.  Stageshottz [...]



Living Colour brought a funky good time to Music City

By • Dec 30th, 2015 • Category: Live Show Reviews

Article by William Simpson Corey Glover, Vernon Reid, Doug Wimbish and Will Calhoun, better known as the two time Grammy winning rock band Living Colour, brought their live show to Nashville’s City Winery on December 27th 2015.  Living Colour is celebrating their 30th anniversary with a tour supporting their latest album, “Shade.” With the format [...]



Living Colour – Image Gallery

By • Dec 30th, 2015 • Category: Image Gallery

Live performance photos of Living Colour show at The City Winery in Nashville, TN on December 27, 2015 by William Simpson.



John Anderson – Interview

By • Dec 20th, 2015 • Category: Artist Interviews

Interview by William Simpson John Anderson has been a staple in country music for more than 30 years charting more than 40 singles and five number one’s, including the mega hit “Swingin’”.  Anderson is back with an amazing new album called “Goldmine” with some of his best work to date.  StageShottz Magazine had the honor [...]



Exile – Interview

By • Nov 17th, 2015 • Category: Artist Interviews

The legendary band Exile hit super stardom in 1978 with their hit “Kiss You All Over” but amazing the band celebrated their 50th anniversary in 2013.  A new book has been compiled by Eastern Kentucky University professor Randy Westbrook called “50 Years of Exile The Story of a Band in Transition” and for the first [...]