July 2016

High Sierra Music Festival 2016 | Review

“We Rainbow Girls are normally at festivals because we are scheduled to play them,” said multi-instrumentalist Caitlin Gowdey, 27, “but High Sierra is the only festival I will always go to even if I have to pay for my ticket.”

Kyle Hollingsworth - New Music Track 2

Kyle Hollingsworth releases his second track from a series of new tracks available for free, beginning July 11.
 
Hollingsworth on "Let Me In," his latest track as part of the series Summer Sounds from the Lab:
 

K I M O C K On Tour Now

We are glad to be on the road this week... family style.  Heading up to Seattle today to start our summer run, following an inspired Everyone Orchestra show at the Oregon Country Fair.

Excited to visit all these beautiful spots in the Far West with our band... join us for some shows!

K I M O C K Summer 2016

Grateful Ball Tour with Travelin' McCourys and Jeff Austin Band

The Travelin' McCourys are proud to announce The Grateful Ball Tour with Jeff Austin Band! After the success of the inaugural Grateful Ball in St. Louis, the bands decided to make a tour out of it! The ball consists of a full set from each band and then a set with both bands on stage together playing the songs of the Grateful Dead. 

The setlist from St. Louis included 

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Forecastle Festival 2016 | Preview

Quickly becoming one of the most anticipated music festivals in the nation, The Forecastle Festival is back for another big year with headlining acts The Avett Brothers, Alabama Shakes, and Death Cab for Cutie down on the waterfront in Louisville, Kentucky on July 15-17. Other promising performances include Ryan Adams, Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals, Grouplove, The Arcs, Gary Clark Jr., and Dr. Dog.

Ray Wylie Hubbard @ The Bridge | Review

I was eager to see Ray Wylie Hubbard again live after his performance at Music on the Mesa in Taos. I rushed back from taking care of some business in Albuquerque to catch Ray Wylie Hubbard as he began his set. When I got there I regretted that I didn’t know that there was an opening act and that it was singer-songwriter Bob Livingston. There had been no indication of an opener in the information I’d been given.

Kevin Bowers Set To Release Third Solo Album

Imagine a movie starring Fred Astaire and Lena Horne, and directed by Federico Fellini. In your mind’s ear, listen to the soundtrack, a mélange of Brazilian samba, psychedelic rock, romantic compositions, and impressionistic lyrics. The music perfectly captures the elegance, earthiness, and otherworldliness of the film.

Wood Brothers Announce Fall Tour Dates

The Wood Brothers have announced Fall 2016 tour dates. The 16-show headline run includes a trek through the Southeast beginning in Birmingham and making stops in Atlanta, Charleston and Charlotte, before wrapping at Suwannee Roots Revival in Live Oak, Florida.

Bluesbreakers Live in 1967 - Volume Two

Forty Below Records today just released a special 2-LP gatefold vinyl version of the second set of previously unavailable live recordings from newly-elected Blues Hall of Fame inductee John Mayall and his classic 1967 Bluesbreakers band, titled John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers– Live in 1967- Volume Two.

SunSquabi Presents Odyssey feat. GRiZ

'Odyssey' feat. GRiZ is the latest chapter in SunSquabi's breakout EP of the same name. The three piece suit celebrates its Colorado roots with an official music video release in collaboration with Level 1 Productions.

Grateful Web Interview with Sam Bush

Sam Bush’s legacy is the genre-bending 'Newgrass' style that fused bluegrass, folk, and country with rock ‘n’ roll, reggae, and jazz. His music shattered any notions of purism, since bluegrass was a stylistic melting pot to begin with.

Money Chicha Announces New Album

Money Chicha is an Austin, Texas based group featuring members of the Grammy-award winning Latin orchestra Grupo Fantasma and its offshoot funk outfit Brownout which performs a fuzzed-out, reverb-drenched and percussion-heavy style of music inspired by the sounds of Peru and Colombia in the 60s and 70s.

Steve Aoki Announces "4OKI" EP

This summer, STEVE AOKI brings it back to the dance floor as he unleashes his dark, club-oriented opus 4OKI (Dim Mak).

ARW Announce Band For World Tour

Certainly, the most exciting news for long-time YES fans was the recent announcement that three of the group’s best known past members, singer Jon Anderson, guitarist Trevor Rabin, and keyboardist Rick Wakeman - ARW - have united and will be embarking on a world tour starting in early October (October 4th in Orlando, Florida at Hard Rock Live) running through the spring of 20

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Jaw Gems Premiere "DaVinci" + Tour Dates

Electronic outfit, Jaw Gems, is a Portland, Maine-based collective of young, experimental producers bringing beat-music—traditionally programmed and played on samplers—to a live band setting. On August 26, Jaw Gems will release their second album, HEATWEAVER via STS9’s 1320 Records.

The Motet | Totem | Review

Funk-flash masters The Motet out of Denver, CO are releasing TOTEM on July 8, 2016, the 7th LP since their inception in 1998.  The Motet consists of Dave Watts (drums), Garrett Sayers (bass), Joey Porter (keyboards), Ryan Jalbert (guitar), Gabriel Mervine (trumpet), and Drew Sayers (saxophone), and recently added

Leaf Festival Announces 2016 Lineup

To the dreamers, wanderers and believers of infinite possibility, LEAF is excited to unveil the lineup of performing artists for the Fall 2016 LEAF Festival, taking place October 20-23, 2016 near Asheville at the majestic Lake Eden in Black Mountain, NC. We invite you explore a ‘Carnival of Wonder’ with performances by Balkan Beat Box, Beats Antique, Squirrel Nut Zippers and many more! Be prepared fo

One Drop HIts The Road This Summer

One Drop based in San Diego, California embraces the spirit of classic Roots Reggae and Dub music with a calculated blend of R&B, Pop and Rock subtleties. Inspired by artists like Steel Pulse, Gregory Isaacs and The Police. 

Dee Jay Silver To Release First Single

Merriam-Webster simply defines the word groundbreaking as "introducing new ideas or methods," so it's no surprise that DEE JAY SILVER is commonly described as such.

Lotus drops "Move Too Fast" + Events

Lotus has released the second single from the forthcoming album, Eat the Light, out July 15th. "Move Too Fast" features vocals by Damn Right! bassist/singer Johnny Fissinger

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