Tonight’s Concert Picks: Ridge Summit at Bourbon and Branch, Lion Babe at The Foundry, The Suffers at Long’s Park, Nuevofest at FringeArts

Dan Ferry
Dan Ferry of Ridge Summit / The Chimeras | video grab via Philebrity

The Chimeras were one of the best things we’ve seen locally this millennium, so it wasn’t easy to have them slowly fade out of the scene a few years back. Thankfully though, Dan Ferry of The Chimeras returned last year with a new band called Ridge Summit — and they play Bourbon and Branch tonight. The project has kept alive the hard rock spirit of The Chimeras, and with plenty of guitar solos, howling vocals, and even a hint of blues, this EP from Ridge Summit, released nearly a year ago, is just what we all need right now. Take a listen below, and head to the XPN Concert Calendar to snag tickets to tonight’s gig. Continue reading →