Think Fresno doesn’t have a stellar music scene that’ s making waves nationally and internationally? Let us introduce you to one such musician, born and raised in Orosi, now living, working, writing music right here in Fresno, and reaching Americana charts in Europe: Lance Canales!
Johnny Marr, guitarist from the legendary The Smiths took the stage at Strummer’s last Tuesday night, giving us a show we won’t soon forget. In this 2nd show of a 6-date California tour in support of his latest live album, Adrenalin Baby, Marr played songs from his catalog of solo albums and hits by The Smiths and Electronic, and he even threw in a Depeche Mode cover.
If you were not at the corner of Malls Fulton and Mariposa on Saturday, April 4, you missed one hell of a good time. Music played, beer flowed, food was chowed, people danced, and the sun gazed down, grinning upon it all. Catacomb Party 2015 is the third such event, and with nearly 80 performing acts—both local and national—proved an even greater feat than 2013’s monster congregation. According to Catacomb organizer, Mathr de León, this year saw approximately 10,000 in attendance!