Train & Goo Goo Dolls roll through Stir Cove

Tuesday night, after a surprise downpour cleared out, Allen Stone, The Goo Goo Dolls and Train took over the Stir Cove. It was a Tuesday, but the bands made everyone feel like it was a Friday night with the flooding of the Missouri River on the west of Harrah's, the back lot was closed for parking, causing a bit of a delay for concert goers entering the venue. But seems everyone made it, because the crowd "flooded" right on past it and enjoyed the show! Allen Stone took the stage as people were entering the Cove and entertained them with his soulful jazzy sound dare I compare a Hall & Oates bluesy style. Allen was blonde with blue eyes and had this R&B side to his voice that felt he could'v

Girl Power Galore at She Rocks!

Tara Vaughn and her band have a hit show on their hands with She Rocks, a tribute to the ladies of the music world. The show is yet another success for Rave On productions, the group also responsible for Yesterday & Today, Rock Twist & Rave On: The Buddy Holly Story. Tara comes out and tells the stories of her life that lead her to where she is now. Her childhood dream of becoming a rock star is coming to life right before our eyes. The show initially premiered last October with 2 shows at Omaha Community Playhouse and finally has a full run that started this weekend and runs through June 30th. Watching Tara interact with her band and crowd while she belts out tunes ranging from Etta James t

Z-92 Presents: Tesla/Candlebox @ The Stir Cove

My Soundtracks of Life by Shelly Graham Greetings and salutations, readers!! Last night, I was given the opportunity to hear and watch two great bands at Harrah’s Stir Concert Cove, Tesla and Candlebox. Mind you, I have never experienced these bands live with their thunder. Although, I did buy everything they put out and added it to my own personal life soundtracks. Now I must express what I witnessed last night. Candlebox walked on stage and people started cheering, including me! Ahhahaha! The introduction theme was a radio station, changing channels to different grunge bands, Soundgarden, Pearl Jam, Alice In Chains, Screaming Trees and then of course Candlebox. Candlebox was tuned in and f