Live Music & Laser Shows!

Yesterday I got an urgent (frantic?) message from the director of the Shiras Planetarium, Becky LeBrecque. She and I are friends, and we’ve talked a bit about Marquette Music Scene eventually collaborating with the planetarium on their spectacular laser light shows. If you haven’t been out to one of these yet, you are DEFINITELY missing out.  Anyhow, this message yesterday…

MMSHOF#2019

Time is moving very fast towards this years Hall Of Fame Event! We are looking forward to honoring this years inductees. Hope you’ve marked your calendars to join us in November 30. We will list this years inductee in October. Stay Tuned!

TOTIR Country Fest: A few words with “American Outlaw” Cecil Allen Moore

A few months ago I saw something scroll across my timeline that indicated Cecil Allen Moore was coming to the West End of Marquette County. Okay, actually I scrolled on by it, then it registered, and had one of those “WAIT, WHAT?!? HELL YEAH!” moments. I’ve been a fan for years, and we’ve been connected on Facebook (due to my…

Thunder on the Iron Range: A few quick words with Mike Ridenour

So doing the Country Fest write-up I happened to catch up with Mike Ridenour the main man behind Thunder on the Iron Range. Initially, I just wanted to get a quick quote for the article, but his answers were so good I wanted to just include the quick interview as a separate piece. Tickets for the festival are only $10…

A Country Music Fest in Negaunee? Hell yeah!

A legitimate music legend is coming to Negaunee this Saturday. Yes, I said NEGAUNEE. Saturday the inaugural “Country Music Fest” is being produced in downtown Negaunee by, a new entity for some familiar players in the local music scene, Thunder on the Iron Range. It’s going to be a solid day of Country & Americana music from regional and national…

A new beginning…

You may have noticed the last few weeks that this was a dead link.  Well, that comes down to that fact that we’re still reorganizing.  We had a lot of folks wondering where the website went so we got this rudimentary page up now for folks quick reference. Eventually this will not only be the best reference for live music…