There Is More Tour: A night with Hillsong Worship and Pastor Brian Houston

Hundreds of people in Minnesota gathered last night for Hillsong Worship’s There Is More tour in Minneapolis. The night of worship took place at Grace Church and featured old and new songs and a teaching from Hillsong Church’s Senior Pastor Brian Houston. Houston was promoting his new book “There Is More” and Hillsong Worship was sharing music from their new album by the same title. Anyone who … Continue reading There Is More Tour: A night with Hillsong Worship and Pastor Brian Houston

Concert calendar: Upcoming shows in the Twin Cities

To also be published in The UNW Examiner. The Twin Cities area is a hot spot for concerts. Many artists and bands are making their way to Minnesota this spring for their upcoming tours. Here is a list of shows by genre that should be on your concert radar. POP/ROCK Lorde’s Melodrama World Tour at Xcel Energy Center in Saint Paul, MN. The show is … Continue reading Concert calendar: Upcoming shows in the Twin Cities

NF Perception Tour: A review of real music live

Real music. It’s NF’s motto. His slogan. His brand. It’s raw, unapologetic, intense, honest and fierce. Real music is essentially NF, and this NF is Nathan Feuerstein–an American rapper, artist and songwriter who has charted well on both the secular and Christian charts. He’s released three studio albums and his most recent, “Perception,” came out in October 2017. NF is currently on the road for his Perception … Continue reading NF Perception Tour: A review of real music live

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting in NYC 2017

Last night was LIT (all the puns intended). I, along with tens of thousands of people, filled the Rockefeller Center in the heart of New York City to attend the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. The event was hosted by NBC and made me feel the most New York yet–there’s nothing like waiting hours in the cold to see a production and the most famous … Continue reading Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting in NYC 2017

Flicker Sessions New York – NYC night with Niall Horan

If you know me and you’re reading this, chances are you can already guess this will be a positive review and gushing post. I just saw Niall Horan again for the second time in NYC, and yep, you know it, my inner fangirl is yet again fully thriving in New York City. So many smiles, all the joy… I’ve got that unbelievable giddiness that comes … Continue reading Flicker Sessions New York – NYC night with Niall Horan

Up at 3 A.M. for Niall Horan on the TODAY show

This past week showed me that 13-year-old me still isn’t over One Direction. Heck, 20-year-old me is still wholeheartedly obsessed and willing to get up before the sun does just to get a glimpse of any one of the boys. They’re each going their own separate ways pursuing solo careers and it seems like the opportunities to see them in smaller and more intimate settings … Continue reading Up at 3 A.M. for Niall Horan on the TODAY show

NYC: The city of concert dreams and endless music opportunities – Ed Sheeran on GMA

This past summer I spent countless hours trying to win Ed Sheeran tickets in Minnesota. I entered every contest on Twitter (sending out tweets like “don’t have me ‘Ed Tearin,’ send me to Ed Sheeran”) … I called into radio stations every hour when they had tickets … I basically jumped at any opportunity that presented itself. I wanted so badly to be at Ed … Continue reading NYC: The city of concert dreams and endless music opportunities – Ed Sheeran on GMA

Shawn Mendes: A tour to melt your heart

It’s hard to put into words the feelings Shawn Mendes will leave you with after you see him in concert. The boy is one hell of a performer and captivator. I could try to describe how he had me fascinated, over-joyed, and maybe just a slight bit obsessed… but honestly, that doesn’t even feel like I’m giving his performance justice. It was nothing short of … Continue reading Shawn Mendes: A tour to melt your heart

KTIS’ Joyful Noise Festival night two: Switchfoot – A photo recap

Life got the best of me and I unfortunately never got around to posting these photos! Here’s a recap of Switchfoot’s set during KTIS’ Joyful Noise Festival – the photos are better late than never I guess :-) … From June: I’m still dancing around with their music stuck in my head after last night’s show. Switchfoot rules. I can’t believe that was my FIRST time … Continue reading KTIS’ Joyful Noise Festival night two: Switchfoot – A photo recap