Review

Review: Neil Young: Heart Of Gold In The Heart Of Hollywood

Anyone paying attention knows that Neil Young, the hipster’s favorite classic rocker, can plug in and shread with the best of them. But there was a different, quiet, kind of power on display at his solo acoustic show at the Dolby Theatre (best known for hosting the Oscars) on April 2. His voice strong and […]

Shock it, Shake it Baby! Janelle Monae Comes Alive in Stellar Concert!

Special to DrFunkenberry.com Written by Eric Greene. Somebody call Neil deGrasse Tyson, Janelle Monae just set off the second Big Bang! The Electric Lady lit up the stage last week in a breath-taking concert for a few hundred thrilled fans at the I Heart Radio Theatre in Burbank (the former Tonight Show set). Monae opened […]

PRINCE & 3RDEYEGIRL Leave Oakland Begging For More!

PRINCE-Oakland Photo: NPG Records 2014 It had been nearly a year since PRINCE and 3RDEYEGIRL played 2 nights of back to back shows at DNA Lounge in San Francisco, first introducing the Bay Area to his latest concoction of funk, hard driving guitar and new arrangements of some of his catalog. Much to the delight […]