Punxsutawney Phil the groundhog saw his shadow, but Rochester is still in for a heat wave. The forecast calls for a sweltering night of funky music when Outta Tune promotions brings the Minneapolis-based Circle of Heat to "The Guiding Light"-The North Star Bar for the uninitiated-on Feb. 23. Outta Tune Promotions, responsible for this musical thaw, is Charles Tune's brain child.
Montreal quintet Heat just released their debut album "Overnight," a strong entry into the world of atmospheric, almost dreamlike indie pop rock. I first heard of Heat when I saw them open for Bully at Boot and Saddle about two years ago.
MONTREAL, QUE.: JANUARY 17, 2017-- Raphael Buissieres, rear, bass guitar, Susil Sharma, centre, voice and guitar, and Matthew Fiorentino, guitar, of the Montreal band Heat speak about their debut album, Overnight on Friday, in Montreal on Tuesday January 17, 2017. ORG XMIT: 57949 The three guys in much-buzzed-about Montreal alt-rock band Heat were sitting at the hip Parc Ave. sandwich-and-doughnuts spot Chez Boris, talking, as musicians often do, about their influences.
At his best, David Lee Roth's solo work contained the three basic elements: flash bang and wallop. His videos were a feast for the senses too, here then is Diamond Dave at full tilt... To walk away from the world's hottest rock band at the very peak of their popularity takes a certain amount of chutzpah, but then David Lee Roth never did lack confidence.