Doug Aldrich and Keith St. John are just two of the many who came out to pay tribute to the late Ronnie Montrose.

With a line-up that included Brad Whitford, Tracii Guns, Steve Stevens, Carmine Appice, and Keith St John, just to name a few, the Ronnie Montrose Remembered show was packed with a host of talented guitar players and musicians playing some of the most memorable guitar-driven songs of the last four decades.

Lead by former Montrose vocalist, Keith St John, the rotating cast covered every part of Ronnie’s career. From “Free Ride” and “Frankenstein” to “Rock the Nation” and “Space Station #5;” the evening was jammed pack with once in a lifetime performances.

By the time the show wrapped up with everyone jamming to the Montrose classic “Bad Motor Scooter,” it was quite clear just how much respect and love there was as still is for Ronnie Montrose.

National Rock Review photographer Raymond Ahner was on hand to report.

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Raymond Ahner is a professional freelance photographer residing in San Francisco, California. Growing up in the Bay Area, Raymond was lucky enough to witness both the Punk and Thrash Metal scene of the 1980's explode literally right in front of his eyes. It was a pretty special time in his life, and is what instilled his love for live music. Over the years Raymond has been fortunate enough to combine his passion for live music with his love of photography. And although he will always love shooting the big arena Rock show, it is in a tiny, packed to the rafters club were he his most at home with his gear.

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