Cherri Bird

Independent and selective rock journalist & wordsmith, focused on strengthening the connections between a fan and the bands they follow through the words she writes. Specializing in interviews, music & show reviews, and candid photography; Cherri takes what she discovers and pounds the social media pavement to fuse the energy that music brings us with the bands that create it.
Interviews

Interview: Michael Sweet of STRYPER

Cherri Chats with Michael Sweet   Graciously, and with the enthusiasm of a wide-eyed, uninhibited kid, MICHAEL SWEET of the…
Album Reviews

Album Review: FIGHT THE FURY – Still Breathing

ABOUT THE BAND Heavy music provided the perfect vehicle for JOHN COOPER. For as much as writing for FIGHT THE…
Concert Reviews

Concert Review and Photos: THE VEER UNION in Dallas, TX

The Canadian 4-piece Alt Rock Band THE VEER UNION took the stage at the Curtain Club, one of the staples…
Concert Reviews

Concert Review and Photos: WE CAME AS ROMANS in Dallas, TX

This is a Special WCAR Show Review that I thought deserved its own post. I think it is also fair…
Album Reviews

Album Review: ATREYU – In Our Wake

IN OUR WAKE IS THE LUCKY NUMBER SEVEN FOR ATREYU For the band ATREYU, 2018 marks another milestone in their…
Tours

WE CAME AS ROMANS Announce the Band’s Immediate Future

In a video message WE CAME AS ROMANS Dave Stephens posted earlier this week on the band’s Facebook page, he relayed…
Reviews

Concert Review: SCORPIONS in Dallas, TX

I honestly had to use my calculator because I didn’t believe the answer my brain returned when subtracting 1965 from…
Concert Reviews

Concert Review: BLESSTHEFALL at Trees – Dallas, TX

The Hard Feelings Tour, Blessthefall’s 2018 headlining tour is jacked up like a juiced-up prizefighter and straight up, not going…
Album Reviews

Album Review: CLUTCH – Book of Bad Decisions

Once again Lovelies, CLUTCH keeps their handshake promise with fans to put out new music as Weathermaker Records releases the…
Concert Reviews

Concert Review and Photos: PANIC! AT THE DISCO in Dallas

PANIC! AT THE AAC IN DALLAS, TX Alright Lovelies, I’ve got a little story to tell y’all about covering the…
Concert Reviews

BEST OF ROCKLAHOMA 2018

After being blown away at Rocklahoma 2017 by the performances of Ded and Wage War, I wondered what band on…
Concert Reviews

ROCKLAHOMA IN REVIEW: UNDEROATH

UNDEROATH is a band that might ring some bells if you’ve been anywhere near the metal world since the late…
Concert Reviews

Concert Review: KING 810 at Trees – Dallas

“NATURAL BORN KILLERS” with UNITY TX, VARIALS, COUNTERPARTS, KING 810, EMMURE TREES | DALLAS, TX | MAY 3, 2018 KING…
Album Reviews

Album Review: BAD WOLVES – Disobey

LA-based metal band BAD WOLVES are ballers. Metal ballers that is. The five-piece exploded onto the rock scene with their…
Album Reviews

Album Review: FROM ASHES TO NEW – The Future

THE FUTURE is NOW!! Or so it would seem coming from the Pennsylvania band, FROM ASHES TO NEW as they…
Concert Reviews

Concert Review: DED at Canton Hall – Dallas

THE DED ARE RISING – ANOTHER ROCK RAPTURE BY A BAND FROM PHOENIX Canton Hall – Dallas, TX – 24…
Concert Reviews

Concert Review: BOBAFLEX at the Curtain Club – Dallas

Bobaflex The Curtain Club – Dallas, TX – 16 February 2018 According to ancient Rock Lore, BOBAFLEX came into existence…
Album Reviews

Album Review: BLESSTHEFALL – Hard Feelings

HARD FEELINGS are worked out on the new record from Blessthefall ABOUT Blessthefall: “It’s not often a band like ours,…
Notes From Underground

Album Review: FALLING THROUGH APRIL – Zodiac

FALLING THROUGH APRIL hails from Charlotte, NC. The 4 founders found each other while playing in different bands that were…
Interviews

Interview: Q&A with Dallas Rockers MESSER

The best thing about Dallas, Texas – IMHO – has to be the music community. I don’t want to call…