Doreen Phelan Murphy

Kelsea Ballerini At PlayStation Theatre, Thursday, April 5th, 2018, Reviewed

By Doreen Phelan Murphy | April 6, 2018

ballad after ballad

Rascal Flatts At Jones Beach, Thursday, September 1st, 2016, Reviewed

By Doreen Phelan Murphy | September 2, 2016

it was missing an element

One Direction At Metlife, Monday, August 4th, 2014, Reviewed

By Doreen Phelan Murphy | August 6, 2014

They don’t have a rehearsed set. In fact, I’m not even sure if they sang over tracks or sang live – but it doesn’t matter for those heart throbs. The girls love them. They are foolish on stage. They are silly boys with plain white t shirts, no plan and bad tattoos. But what matters is the music. The songs. The lyrics. The connection. The emotion

Earth, Wind And Fire At Beacon Theater, Wednesday. September 25th, 2013, Reviewed

By Doreen Phelan Murphy | September 27, 2013

40 years of music — from the 70s to present. How these voices and faces don’t change is beyond me. These guys were performing before I was even born, which makes sense why I might have been one of the youngest in the audience.