K.D. Lang knocks the socks off of a sold out Eastman Theater! K.D. Lang knocks the socks off of a sold out Eastman Theater! By Will Young Day 5 of the 2011 Rochester Jazz Fest and if I haven't seen enough amazing acts night after night, this one flat out knocked me for a … Read more The Fab Faux gets a little help from their friends The Fab Faux gets a little help from their friends By Will Young Saturday June 11th, 2011 marked a night to remember. The Fab Faux came to town with their amazing recreation of the Beatles, done in a way that … Read more
DISPATCH signs with Whirlwind FX LAB DISPATCH signs with Whirlwind FX LAB By Will Young The big events come along once every three or four years. Take the Olympics or the World Cup – major happenings known as much for their rarity … Read more Whirlwind signs John5 Whirlwind signs John5 By Will Young For John 5 the music is not just about playing, but living, breathing, feeling and passion. His impressive resume has seen him work with some of the … Read more
KISS calls on Whirlwind to help blow stuff up! KISS calls on Whirlwind to help blow stuff up! By Will Young. Recently we were contacted by Mike Reinartz at Stage & Effect Engineering to create a series of high visibility, tour worthy pyro boxes that would not be … Read more Tommy Organ rocks out with Whirlwind! Tommy Organ rocks out with Whirlwind! By Will Young Whirlwind is proud to once again open its arms to a player's player, Mr. Tommy Organ currently of George Lopez's Late Night band, but also legendary ax … Read more
NAMM 2011 NAMM 2011 By Will Young I was fortunate enough to be one of 5 brave souls, sent to take on the rigors of the illustrious and elaborate NAMM show.  We headed out … Read more A Win - Win - Win for Whirlwind, UPS, and The Buffalo Bills A Win - Win - Win for Whirlwind, UPS, and The Buffalo Bills Michael Laiacona (our President and Owner) had the pleasure of attending the Buffalo Bills victory over the Cleveland Browns this past weekend at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park NY. … Read more
An evening with Joe Bonamassa An evening with Joe Bonamassa By Will Young Smokin' Joe Bonamassa is one of those guys that has simply raised the bar for the next millennium of guitar players. His integrity and soulful approach to … Read more The Cult brings the big guns! The Cult brings the big guns! Friday night in Buffalo, The Cult brings their big sound to a smaller venue and we were there to witness the event. Billy Duffy and Ian Astbury (original Cult Members) … Read more