Speak Into My Good Eye

All posts by Mike Mehalick


Roger Waters, My Morning Jacket, & John Mayer Led “Love For Levon”

Photo Credit (Tim Farrell – The Star Ledger) On Thanksgiving Day in 1976 The Band played their now infamous “The Last Waltz” farewell show in San Francisco with a companion film directed by a young Martin Scorsese. The film, with [...]

October 4, 2012 Live, Reviews

All Star Levon Helm Tribute Concert Coming To Izod Center TONIGHT!

TONIGHT! Wednesday October 3rd the Izod Center in East Rutherford, NJ will play host to “Love For Levon”, an all star celebration of the late icon’s life and music. Speak Into My Good Eye is proud to announce full coverage [...]

October 2, 2012 News

New Record Tuesday – 10/2/12

Usually I like to fill this space with a quirky little non sequitur which grants some levity to the occasionally grating blurbs I posit below, but in all seriousness, do not listen to the new Papa Roach album. Just don’t [...]

October 2, 2012 Features
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GIVEAWAY: Win 2 Tix To The Virgin Mobile Freefest!

As you may or may not know, the annual Virgin Mobile Freefest is going down this weekend on the grounds of Merriweather Post Pavilion in Maryland. The one day, day long festival sports names like Jack White, Skrillex, M83, Nas, [...]

October 1, 2012 News

David Byrne & St. Vincent Played Williamsburg Waterfront (9/29)

About five blocks north on Kent avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn sits the latest incarnation of the Waterfront venue. Not nearly as picturesque its predecessor, but certainly more local apartment friendly, the festival-like atmosphere and construct of the re-vamped venue served [...]

October 1, 2012 Live, Reviews

SIMGE Spotlight: Tall Firs, Rosco Bandana, Cardboard Lamb

If I had a dime for every great band featured in this week’s SIMGE Spotlight, I’d have three dimes. Ten cent pieces aside, this edition of the Spotlight strictly centers around some of the best undiscovered and/or under-appreciated rock acts [...]

September 27, 2012 Features
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Steven Van Zandt Is Backing The Rascals Reunion Tour; You Can Too!

The British Invasion legends The Rascals are re-uniting, and Little Steven needs your help to make it as big of an aesthetic success as possible. According to the Kickstarter page: “The Rascals’ original lineup—Felix Cavaliere, Gene Cornish, Eddie Brigati and [...]

September 26, 2012 News
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Jacob Jeffries Band Packed Out The Bowery Electric

For years music fans have discovered on the rise acts on the Bowery in downtown Manhattan. Only a stone’s throw away from the legendary and defunct CBGB is The Bowery Electric, a venue not unlike what we’ve become accustomed to [...]

September 26, 2012 Live, Reviews

New Record Tuesday – 9/25/12

Wake up in the morning like there’s a slew of new musical endeavors to engross myself in. No really! I did. You should try it starting with the brand spanking new selections accumulated below (nap not included). Mumford & Sons [...]

September 25, 2012 Features
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Adam Lambert To Play A Fundraiser Supporting Marylanders For Marriage Equality

In addition to this year’s presidential fracas is the upcoming vote on Question 6 in the state of Maryland. The Question 6 cause is near and dear to anyone who believes that love should not be governed and that equal [...]

September 24, 2012 News