Black Keys coming back home again, with a night at Blossom Music Center

Downtown Cleveland’s Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse has grabbed some recent headlines regarding a couple of big-time rock shows coming this year in Rage Against the Machine and Foo Fighters. And while we increasingly think of another big Northeast Ohio venue as being for top country shows, Cuyahoga Falls’ Blossom Music Center still can rock when it wants to. And rock it will on Aug. 11 when … Continue reading Black Keys coming back home again, with a night at Blossom Music Center

Akron’s own Black Keys returning to The Q, with Modest Mouse in tow

It’s still amazing to me that two guys from Akron, whose band, The Black Keys, offers what is, for the most part, straight-ahead, if highly addictive rock, can headline arenas. I mean, I saw singer-guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney absolutely pack Agora Cleveland years ago for a blistering show, but while the Agora isn’t some tiny club, it isn’t Quicken Loans Arena, either. … Continue reading Akron’s own Black Keys returning to The Q, with Modest Mouse in tow