Category Archives: Live Music

Upcoming Toys For Tots Boise Fundraiser Will Rock ‘n Roll for A Good Cause

Local music groups Gerry and the Dreambenders and Jake Leg have teamed up for the 5th Annual Toys for Tots Fundraiser on Friday, December 8 at the Sapphire Room. Toys for Tots is the United States Marine Corp’s project to … Continue reading

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Patti Jo’s Country: Idahoan Note to Mass Murderers – Shoot Yourself First

Something tells me that this may offend some. To others this is music to their ears. I first became aware of Jack Loyd Gish from my Facebook Page and the Idaho Songwriters Association.  It was by accident that I heard … Continue reading

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Pamela Jean Plays the PNW, Blending Country and Rock And Original Songs

Pamela Jean loves singing and traveling. Her new tour, the Pedal to the Metal Tour, is bringing this talented singer/songwriter to Idaho and Washington, allowing audiences to see her perform not only some great covers, but also hear her wide … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n Brews & BBQ Festival 2017: Photo Gallery

You can read the details about the Rock ‘n Brews & BBQ Festival  in the previous post HERE. All photos by Ed Simon for The Boise Beat. 

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Rock ‘n Brews & BBQ Festival A Fantastic Day Of Fun, Beer & Great Barbeque

  The 2nd Annual Rock ‘n Brews & BBQ Festival brought thousands of hungry and thirsty fans to the Boise Spectrum on Saturday, September 16. Forty-six teams competed in the KCBS (Kansas City Barbeque Society) sanctioned event and Idaho State … Continue reading

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Hyde Park Street Fair 2017 in Boise A Colorful, Fun Day With Great Music

The annual Hyde Park Street Fair 2017 at Camel’s Back Park in Boise was held Friday through Sunday. Many delicious food and beverages, plenty of games, craft vendors, street entertainers and art galleries gave guests plenty to see and do. … Continue reading

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Peach Talks New CD, Peach and the Almost Blues Band: A Night In Copenhagen

Peach has brought her dynamic energy and purity of voice to a new live CD, Peach and the Almost Blues Band: A Night in Copenhagen. Peach Reasoner, the recipient of many music and blues music awards, is known for her … Continue reading

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Blues Brothers Rock n Soul Revue Brought An Amazing Show to Boise

Having heard a rumor that the amazing band fronted by Jake and Elwood Blues had left Chicago and surfaced in Boise, I headed over to the Idaho Botanical Gardens where they were going to do a show. Sure enough, the … Continue reading

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Upcoming Rock’n Brews & BBQ Festival Bring Smoky Tasty Competition to Boise

All eyes in the BBQ world will be on Boise as the 2017 Rock’n Brews & BBQ Festival comes to the Boise Spectrum on September 16. The event is an Officially Sanctioned event by KCBS, the Kansas City Barbeque Society; … Continue reading

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When The Head and The Heart Align in Nampa Idaho

For the last three years I’ve tried to see The Head and The Heart in concert in Seattle, Portland, Sun Valley and the Gorge. On August 11th, I finally saw The Head and The Heart at the Idaho Center in … Continue reading

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