October 2016

The Nth Power Fall Tour Starts Today + EP

Funk and soul quartet The Nth Power are proud to announce the release of their dynamic new record, To Be Free - Live, on November 11, 2016. The band recorded the nine-track album in July during two nights of intimate live performances in Boston, MA and one night in the band’s hometown of Brooklyn, NY.

Merl & Jerry Complete 1973 Recordings

Fantasy Records, a division of Concord Bicycle Music, is pleased to announce the vinyl edition of the acclaimed MERL SAUNDERS/JERRY GARCIA Keystone Companions: The Complete 1973 Fantasy Recordings, out October 28th.

PLAY IT LOUD: An Epic History of the Style, Sound, and Revolution of the Electric Guitar

"Play it Loud is a dynamic history of the electric guitar, but more importantly, it's about the artists who painted universal tones, colors, textures and movements on the world canvas... Brad and Alan get inside the note of the political and cultural significance of the guitar... To be able to touch someone and change their molecular structure with just one note is very powerful.

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Ex YES members announce second London date

Following the hugely successful launch of their North America tour, which kicked off last week to rave reviews, former YES members Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin and Rick Wakeman (ARW) have announced a second London date to their 2017 March UK tour.
 

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Amber Warren releases debut single

Amber Warren's ethereal brand of folk-pop just soars; powerful, emotive melodies are captured, alongside intricate musicianship, and an un-relenting drive to inspire, and evoke from a lyrical standpoint.

III Points Unites Miami Community with Triumphant Festival

Marking its biggest production to date, III Points took Miami by storm last weekend with its fourth-annual music, art & technology festival. Despite an initial hurdle that South Florida would fall victim to Hurricane Matthew, III Points was bestowed with clear skies and breezy vibes, and the community came together to honor a homegrown festival that was born through global visions.

Just Announced: Iration @ Boulder Theater

Iration is an alternative/reggae group of musicians formed in Isla Vista, CA. A deep-rooted reggae influence is fused with elements of rock and pop to create smooth original sounds – “We’re all about luv”, states the band. The group is made up of members Joseph Dickens (Drums), Joseph King (Engineer), Cayson Peterson (Keyboard/Synth), Micah Pueschel (Guitar/Lead Vocals), Adam Taylor (Bass), and Micah Brown (Guitar/Vocals).

After the Storm: A Benefit for Haiti

The Colorado Haiti Project is partnering with rural Haitian communities through holistic development programs. They strive to achieve Sustainable progress towards ending extreme Poverty. All proceeds from this evening will benefit our brothers and sisters in Haiti as they rebuild after Hurricane Matthew.  The event features The Meditations, Vince Herman (Leftover Salmon), Judge Roughneck, Selasee, Intuit & The Plates.

Just Announced: The Revivalists @ Fox Theater

“Religion aside, a revival is all about the tangible electricity that can only be created when enough like minds are crammed under a single roof for a singular purpose. It’s a spiritual spectacle, a carnival of the divine, a whole greater than the sum of its parts.”

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Tops Bluegrass Chart

For five decades, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band has remained one of the most iconic names in Am

HeadCount's "Soundtrack to History"

Regardless of who wins the Presidency, history will be made on Election Day this year. Today HeadCount, a non-partisan voter registration organization, announced plans to mark the occasion through a first-of-its-kind concert called “Soundtrack to History,” presented by Magic Hat Brewing Company.
 

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Jon Stickley Trio Releases New EP

It's been a whirlwind year for the Jon Stickley Trio! On the tail of their 2015 fan funded and independent release, Lost at Last, they have just announced a brand new 5-song EP, Triangular, and a Kickstarter Campaign to help them head back into Echo Mountain Recording Studio with Producer Dave King (Of The Bad Plus) to record a new full length album.

A Feast of Funk & Soul Food @ Suwannee

A Feast of Funk & Soul Food is a new event taking place at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park on November 18 & 19, 2016. It is a combination of funky music, delicious soul food, and Florida breweries, joining forces to raise money for local charities Love Inc., Hope Notes and Suwannee Spirit Kids Music Camp.

Lotus Announces Pittsburgh New Year's Eve Run

Lotus announces its two-night New Year’s Eve run at Stage AE in Pittsburgh.

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Bob Weir | San Rafael | 10/7/16 | Review

“Never trust a prankster,” a motto of the Acid Test-producing Merry Pranksters back in the 1960s, was apropos on Friday, at Bob Weir’s inaugural Campfire Tour show in San Rafael, California. In support of Weir’s new countrified, ballad-heavy album, “Blue Mountain,” all signs pointed to a live show in which Weir’s new band would mosey on through a series of sparse, slow-paced odes.

Dave Stewart @ The Troubadour | L.A., CA

DAVE STEWART AND FRIENDS' shows at The Troubadour in Los Angeles are always filled with musical fireworks and surprises, and the most recent one--this past Monday (October 3)--was a real roof-raiser, thanks to the special guest appearance by JON STEVENS.

Dos Santos: Anti-Beat Orquestra New EP

Dos Santos' sophomore release—Fonografic—is a gritty and electrifying ride.

Civilian to release You Wouldn't Believe What Privilege Costs

Tooth & Nail Records is happy to announce that Substream has premiered the live video for “Cut & Run” from the forthcoming CIVILIAN record You Wouldn’t Believe What Privilege Costs (out October 21st). Shot at Sound Stage Studios in Nashville, TN, the video offers an exciting glimpse of what the bands live show will offer. So, until they make it to your home town, catch CIVILIAN live right here:

DYNOHUNTER Release New EP Realize

Over the past few years DYNOHUNTER has been taking the country by storm rocking dance floors coast to coast with their unique style of live electronic dance music. One that fuses deep electronic influences from the worlds of House & Techno with the organic live instrumentation of Saxophone, Electric Bass, & Drums.

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