February 2016

The Infamous Stringdusters @ The Fillmore

Approaching the middle of a 34-date winter tour in support of the release of their sixth full-length studio album, Ladies & Gentleman, The Infamous Stringdusters are having a ball.

David Grisman | Ophelia's | Review

David Grisman has been a household name in the acoustic and bluegrass world for many years. His innovations in these genres as well as creating his own genre in “Dawg” music, named by Jerry Garcia, has inspired new generations of bluegrass for decades. Dawg music can be best described as the combination of jazz, bluegrass, and acoustic folk music. These are American staples and combining genres is what American music is all about.

The Movement Announces New Album

The Movement has garnered critical acclaim and earned a dedicated fanbase for its infectious and distinct reggae throughout their decade long career. The trio’s last two studio albums have debuted in the top two spots of the Billboard reggae chart.

Larry Keel's Experienced is Out Today!

Flatpicking guitar phenom Larry Keel dazzles music-lovers once more with his 15th self-released album Experienced, out today, February 26, 2016. Del McCoury says, “Larry Keel is a triple threat... songwriter, guitar player, entertainer.

Gent Jazz Festival Announces Initial Lineup

Gent Jazz Festival is running from 7 to 16 July, and is today announcing the first names of the 15th summer edition at the Bijloke site. Thursday 7 July sees performances from Ibrahim Maalouf ‘Kalthoum’, Kamasi Washington, Wout Gooris Trio + Chisolm/Vann (Jong Jazztalent Gent winners) and Terence Blanchard feat. The E-Collective.

Junge Jam Returns March 11-13, 2016

Jungle Jam returns to the beautiful beaches of Jaco, Costa Rica on March 11-13, 2016. In addition to the many intimate performances that can be expected at this unique event, Jungle Jam provides a special opportunity to enjoy all that Costa Rica has to offer. While soaking up the sunshine, fans spend time walking the beautiful shoreline on the beach of Jacó, exploring shops and native attractions on bike, or savoring the sights and sounds of Costa Rica's diverse wildlife.

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Melvin Seals | The Warfield | SF | Review

While the San Francisco Bay Area might have some mighty fine music venues in the present, there are fewer that remain from the city’s bright musical past.  One of the few that’s stood the test of time is The Warfield. Right off of Market Street, adjacent to downtown’s Tenderloin neighborhood, it’s hard to tell the insides majesty from the somewhat seedy exterior.

Erykah Badu to Headline Gasparilla Music Festival

Following its exciting 2015 SELL OUT, The Gasparilla Music Festival (GMF), presented by SYKES, announces the complete line up of Music, Consumables, Children’s artists and more joining the 2016 festival for its 5th incarnation, taking place March 12th-13th along downtown Tampa’s picturesque Riverwalk. This year, the festival will increase its footprint by including the beautiful McDill Park into the fold.

LOHI Music Festival Announces Wave 1

The 6th Annual LOHI Music Festival will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2016, at 32nd Avenue & Vallejo right in the heart of Denver, across from Highland Tap & Burger in the Lower Highlands. Today, organizers are proud to announce the initial 2016 lineup including the deliciously funky headliner Karl Denson's Tiny Universe.

Purple Hatter's Ball Phase 1 Lineup

Purple Hat Productions has announced the phase 1 lineup for the ninth annual Purple Hatter’s Ball.

Sean McConnell Signs with Rounder Records

Rounder Records is pleased to announce the signing of Nashville based singer-songwriter Sean McConnell, whose Rounder debut is slated for a summer release.

Hard Working Americans Announce Album

Hard Working Americans have announced the release of their second studio album, 'Rest In Chaos,' on May 13 via Melvin Records/Thirty Tigers.

With the exception of Guy Clark's "The High Price of Inspiration," the 13-track album was written by the band on the road, live in six different studios.

Rising Son Records Releases "Alice's Restaurant 50th Anniversary Massacree" Double CD Set

Today, Arlo Guthrie releases Alice's Restaurant 50th Anniversary Massacree, a 2-CD recording of the critically acclaimed and consistently sold-out tour commemorating the events that inspired the Thanksgiving classic anti-war anthem "Alice's Restaurant Massacree." This release features the entire two sets of the performance as seen on PBS, recorded live at The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, MA, virtually a hometown show for Guthrie.

Kitchen Dwellers Announce Spring Tour

Montana-bred Galaxy Grass outfit the Kitchen Dwellers has announced it's Spring 2016 Tour. The tour will kick off with a brief run in the northeast highlighted by stops at Nectar's in Burlington, VT and the Brooklyn Bowl. The spring run will include dates with The Magic Beans in Wyoming and Montana and a stop at Treefort Festival in Boise Idaho.

All Good Music Festival To Bid Adieu

It is hard to believe that nearly 20 years have passed since our company began. With many talented bands coming through the Washington D.C. and Baltimore area, Tim Walther and I (Junipa Contento-Süslü) took it upon ourselves to begin a promotion and production company to focus on and heighten the awareness of a relatively new and burgeoning genre of music.

Hoxeyville Music Festival Announces 2016 Lineup

Held in the beautiful Manistee National Forest on August 19-21, the 13th annual Hoxeyville Music Festival is pleased to announce headlining performances from Michigan’s own Greensky Bluegrass and Luke Winslow-King, along with touring favorite Railroad Earth. Celebrating the wild wonder that is Michigan’s North Country, Hoxeyville Music Festival promises attendees of all ages an event like no other with some of the region and country’s most talented roots-driven musicians.

Mama Lenny and the Remedy EP Release 2/27

Mama Lenny and the Remedy will be releasing their third studio album, Rain Fire, at Hodi’s Half Note on Saturday, February 27th, 2016 with support from Maxwell Mud & Rumors. Tickets are available for $8 ADV, $10 DOS, Under 21 +$5

Catch The Jauntee at The Lazy Dog, 3/26

Averaging over one hundred shows a year – The Jauntee has quickly made a name for themselves in the New England music scene. Hailing from Boston, they’ve solidified a dedicated following in the Northeast, playing most staple venues in the area (ie. Paradise Rock Club, Nectar’s, The Spot Underground, Stone Church). Several New England festival appearances (ie.

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