Gothic Theatre

The Budos Band at The Gothic Theatre, Feb. 20 (review, photos)

Most bands say they've made it when they get to quit their day jobs. Not so with The Budos Band. In addition to playing in a group that has received international acclaim over several albums, the members of Staten Island’s The Budos Band all still hold down regular jobs, and really wouldn’t have it any other way.

Sylvan Esso at the Gothic Theatre (review)

It doesn’t take long to fall for Sylvan Esso. In 10-ish months since the Durham, North Carolina duo have released their first album, singer Amelia Meath and producer Nick Sanborn have watched a project -- which was started seemingly “on the side” -- usurp both of their respective “main” bands in terms of popularity.

Eric Johnson, Mike Stern at the Gothic Theatre (photos)

Two kings of the guitar, Eric Johnson and Mike Stern, held their subjects captive across a two-hour set on Thursday at the Gothic Theatre. It featured flying fingers, sliding notes and a vast assortment of tones ranging from the intricately delicate to the utterly destructive.