November 2016

Phil Lesh Among Guests To Join Jackie Greene Band

40 years to the day of The Last Waltz, happening in the same city - just across town, Jackie Greene brings the magic of musical friendship to life.  Greene welcomes a handful of special guests to the stage with his band at The Warfield in San Francisco on Saturday, November 26.

Dawes to play The Fox Theater in February

Dawes has come home. After recording its last two albums, Stories Don’t End and All Your Favorite Bands, in Asheville, North Carolina, and Nashville, respectively, the Los Angeles band has returned to the city that has been both home and inspiration since its inception in 2009 to record its fifth album, We’re All Gonna Die, with longtime friend and Grammy-nominated producer Blake Mills at the helm.

Crystal Gayle Invited To Join Grand Ole Opry

Grammy-winning songstress Crystal Gayle was surprised during her Grand Ole Opry performance this evening by Opry member Carrie Underwood with an invitation to become an official Opry member. Gayle will be formally inducted into the Opry on Jan. 21, 2017 by her sister, Opry legend Loretta Lynn. Gayle made her Opry debut nearly 50 years ago on the Ryman Auditorium stage, singing the country classic “Ribbon of Darkness” at age 16.

Foundation of Funk @ Boulder Theater

Foundation of Funk is the newest project from the legendary Original Meters’ rhythm section, Zigaboo Modeliste & George Porter Jr. The new project will see the influential duo team with select players who have carried on the funk and jam tradition to pay homage to The Meters catalog in a unique collaborative form.

Nashville Music Icons to Prep Next Generation

Segue 61 is a unique program in Nashville, Tennessee that will soon offer promising musicians, songwriters, producers/engineers and music business hopefuls from all genres a strategic advantage in launching their careers.An elite inaugural class of 18 students is being chosen from the online applicants to hone their music industry chops under the daily direction of

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Soundwaves Art: Icons of Music 2016 Fundraiser

Soundwaves Art Foundation announces the launch of the Icons of Music 2016 Fundraiser. The online event is the largest fundraiser to date presented by Soundwaves Art Foundation, with over 23 unique pieces of limited edition artwork autographed by some of music’s biggest acts, designed by renowned artist Tim Wakefield.

Django Reinhardt NY Festival @ Birdland

Going stronger than ever The Django Reinhardt NY Festival and The Allstars have taken the US by storm.  They are headed to NY from Paris.  They land at Birdland, their official home, where it all started in 2000, with an ‘idea’ inspired by Producers Ettore Stratta and Pat Philips due to their work with famed Jazz Violinist Stephane Grappelli, Django’s partner, back in the 30’s and 40’s when they took Europe and the world by storm.   The Producers

Moogfest and Art Of Cool Announce New Partnership

In partnership, Moogfest and Art of Cool (AOC) present a first-time-ever promotion celebrating Durham’s diverse history in music, art and technology. For a limited time from today until December 5 at 11:59pm ET, and while supplies last, a DURM Flex Pass is available for purchase. Priced at only $249, DURM Flex pass offers full festival access to fans interested in attending both AOC Fest 2017 and Moogfest 2017.

Grouplove Release "Good Morning" Video

Grouplove today shared a music video for "Good Morning", the latest single off their critically acclaimed third album Big Mess.

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The Hip Abduction Announces CO Dates

"Tropical Indie-Rock" sextet The Hip Abduction will bring their vibrant Florida vibes to Colorado this winter. Don't miss their Presidents Day week of shows infusing global grooves with a highly emotive and roots driven sound.

Felice Brothers Announce Holiday Release

The Felice Brothers will release a limited edition 7-inch vinyl recording of “Country Ham” on December 9 via Yep Roc Records. The holiday-themed single features a live version of “Murder By Mistletoe” – recorded for Rolling Stone last year in NYC – on the B-side.

Dopapod and Pigeons Playing Ping Pong Announce 2-Night Run In Colorado

In the midst of their massive fall tour Dopapod and Pigeons Playing Ping Pong have announced a 2 night Colorado run in January. The bands' will share the stage at Denver's Ogden Theatre on January 27th and Boulder's Boulder Theater on January 28th. Both shows will feature full sets from both Pigeons and Dopapod, with a different band closing each night.

Lotus Announces More 2017 Tour Dates

Lotus announces more dates to their winter tour in support of the latest album, Eat the Light. The string of recent two-night shows continues down south at Atlanta’s Variety Playhouse & Asheville’s Orange Peel. They will also tour the California coast with stops at Solana Beach’s Belly Up, Los Angeles’ The Fonda Theatre and two nights at The Independent in San Francisco before heading to Oregon to play Portland’s Crystal Ballroom and Eugene’s McDonald Theatre.

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Twiddle to Perform 2 Nights at Colonial Theatre

Higher Ground is pleased to announce a special two-night run with Vermont-based group Twiddle on March 17th & 18th at Colonial Theatre in Keene, NH. Tickets go on sale this Friday, November 18th at 12pm.

Phish New Years Eve Tickets up for Auction

Phish’s WaterWheel Foundation and the Mimi Fishman Foundation have joined forces yet again for Phish New Years on-line charity auction.

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July Talk announce March 2017 UK tour

July Talk announce today that they will be returning to the UK in March 2017 for a second UK headline tour in just six months. This follows the recent sold-out success of their European headline tour, including three UK dates, and their current support slot with Catfish And The Bottlemen on their UK arena tour, including a date at London’s SSE Wembley Arena tomorrow night.
 

Leon Russell's Wife Releases Statement

Leon Russell, born Claude Russell Bridges, who sang, wrote and produced some of rock 'n' roll's top records, passed away Sunday, Nov. 13 at the age of 74.

Leon’s wife, Jan Bridges, released the following statement:

Ono Shares "Hell In Paradise"

YOKO ONO continues her nearly 16-year long love affair with electronic dance music with her upcoming club single “HELL IN PARADISE 2016” to be released as two separate digital maxi singles via Mind Train/TWISTED Records.

Emancipator Releases Maps & Father King

Behind every great album lies an unheard story. Now, as the sun sets on 2016, Portland's very own Emancipator shares the story of his debut album, "Soon It Will Be Cold Enough" through his latest release: a double-sided EP titled "Maps & Father King."

Porn and Chicken Drop Remix Package

After dropping the official music video back in March, PORN AND CHICKEN prepare to release the Official Remix Package for “Snapchat That Booty Clap” featuring DJ Gant-Man. Listen to a preview of the remix package now on Soundcloud.

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