Academy Chronicle

Fleetwood Mac Rocks New York City

Fleetwood Mac Rocks New York City

Nicholas Cho

April 18, 2013

  As the house lights dimmed and the shadowy figures of the band members emerged onstage, the crowd went wild. Then, as guitarist/singer Lindsey Buckingham slowly counted off “one, two, three, four,” the anticipation and excitement in the audience that had been building intensely expl...

The Monkees End Reunion Tour with Energetic Show at the Beacon Theatre

The Monkees End Reunion Tour with Energetic Show at the Beacon Theatre

Nicholas Cho

December 8, 2012

Thousands of eager fans gathered at the Beacon Theatre for the final show of the “An Evening with the Monkees” tour featuring Micky Dolenz, Peter Tork, and Michael Nesmith. The three musicians had not performed together in the U.S. since 1969, and this was the first tour after the death of singer Davy...

Eric Johnson Dazzles at BB King’s Blues Club

Eric Johnson Dazzles at BB King’s Blues Club

Nicholas Cho

September 30, 2012

On September 25, 2012 at the heart of Times Square in New York City, guitar virtuoso and Austin-native Eric Johnson played at BB King’s Blues Club as part of his “Up Close World Tour,” reaffirming his status as one of the greatest guitarists of all time. The diverse crowd was comprised of peopl...

Roger Waters Raises and Tears Down “The Wall” at Yankee Stadium

Roger Waters Raises and Tears Down “The Wall” at Yankee Stadium

Nicholas Cho

July 11, 2012

What separates an amazing concert experience from an ordinary concert? Is it the fact that your favorite artist is playing one of the most popular albums in the history of rock in its entirety? Or maybe over-the-top visuals such as crashing stuka planes, fireworks, and political images projected onto a wall ...

The Cranberries Bring Roses Tour to New York City

The Cranberries Bring Roses Tour to New York City

Nicholas Cho

June 5, 2012

  After releasing their first album in over a decade, “Roses”, in early 2012, the Cranberries kicked off the first leg of their US tour in support of the album in New York City at Terminal 5. Playing to two sold-out crowds on May 2 and May 4, 2012, New York was hungry for some 90s rock, and the...

Blue Oyster Cult Roars Into the Bergen Performing Arts Center

Blue Oyster Cult Roars Into the Bergen Performing Arts Center

Nicholas Cho

April 26, 2012

It was a cold and rainy Saturday night, but that didn’t stop anyone from enjoying a great show as Blue Oyster Cult rocked the Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, NJ on Saturday April 21st, 2012. The group played a 90 minute set to a raucous crowd, and the line-up consisted of gu...

Hiromi’s “Trio Project” Gives a Stellar Performance at B.B. King’s Blues Club

Nicholas Cho

April 11, 2012

Jazz pianist virtuoso, Hiromi Uehara, played two sets on April 10, 2012 at B.B. King’s Blues Club in New York City that brought musicians and the common listener together to listen, enjoy, and smile from her riveting playing. Backed by world-renowned musicians, Anthony Jackson on contrabass guitar...

The student news site of Bergen County Academies
Arts