December 2016

Hoppy Holidays 2016 | Review and Photos

Kyle Hollingsworth’s Hoppy Holidays-now in its third year supporting local non-profit Conscious Alliance-keeps on giving Coloradans what they want. With over thirty breweries pouring their best suds for those peeled away from the couch and college football, jubilant times flourished under the signature Fillmore chandeliers.

deadmau5 Announces New Tour, Album

React Presents is thrilled to host a two night run with DEADMAU5 who will be performing with his epic new Cube 2.1 stage design at Aragon Ballroom on Thursday, May 4th and Friday May 5th! The Lots of Shows in a Row Tour will be kicking off this Spring 2017 in honor of his new sixth studio album W:/2016ALBUM/.

Elektric Voodoo | Elektric Voodoo | Review

Scott Tournet’s new ensemble of psychedelic cowboys, Elektric Voodoo, has released an ambitious self-titled debut album that evokes the cinema of the American West through a cosmic lens.

Vince Gill and Lyle Lovett Reunite for West Coast tour

The always witty Vince Gill and the reliably wry Lyle Lovett are reuniting for a nine city tour that will take place  March 2017.  After teaming up for a series of concerts in 2015 and 2016, Gill and Lovett saw that the shows were so successful that they decided to extend the tour.

Pigeons Playing Ping Pong Announces Domefest 2017

Rising funk act Pigeons Playing Ping Pong has announced that their eighth annual music festival Domefest will return to Fort Royale Farm in Bedford, PA on May 18-20, 2017 for three nights of music and camping.

“We absolutely loved Fort Royale Farm and can’t wait to bring Domefest back there next year,” said Jeremy Schon, founder/executive producer of Domefest and lead guitarist of Pigeons Playing Ping Pong.

Bob Weir, Widespread @ Trey @ Wanee '17

Widespread Panic, Bob Weir & the Campfire Band (for two nights) and Trey Anastasio Band make a potent headlining triple header for one of our best line-ups ever and brings a great jamband excitement to what has now become one of the most popular Festivals in the country.  THE 2017 WANEE MUSIC FESTIVAL returns Thursday April 20th through Saturday April 22nd to the Spirit of Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, FL.

Turkuaz & New Mastersounds | San Fran

This fall, the UK-based modern-day legends of funk known as The New Mastersounds have been teaming up with Turkuaz, a Brooklyn-based nine-piece funk machine that has been garnering growing praise every step of the way.

Jason Daniels Premieres 'Traveling Song'

Jason Daniels has music in his blood. It runs in his family and runs through his veins. He writes and sings songs about the joys and pitfalls of a life well lived, and weaves these road worn storied together with his own inimitable blend of American Roots Music. Daniels draws from his years of travels and adventures that landed him everywhere from Europe to Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir’s couch to jail.

Leftover Salmon celebrate NYE in Crystal Bay and Salt Lake City

Leftover Salmon is gearing up to ring in the New Year with two nights at Crystal Bay Casino in Nevada December 28 with Tea Leaf Green and December 29 with The Mother Hips, and at The Depot in Salt Lake City on December 31 (3 sets). Tickets are on sale now at www.leftoversalmon.com

Jaden Carlson Stays Undefeated at Home

Ever since Jaden Carlson picked up guitar, the Colorado Buffaloes football team has been more limping disaster than trampling stampede. But 2016 is the Year of the Buffalo, with the squad having a chance to win the Pac12 Championship and maybe more. Meanwhile Jaden-somehow only sixteen-is headlining The Fox Theater for the second time in her youthful career.

Jon Stickley Trio's New EP 'Triangular'

On the tail of their critically acclaimed 2015 album, Lost at Last, Jon Stickley Trio independently releases a brand new 5-song EP, Triangular, on December 2,2016.

Paul Nelson Releases New Album "Badass Generation"

Much to the excitement of guitarists worldwide, guitar legend Paul Nelson has released his new album “Badass Generation” to critical acclaim! Grammy winning guitarist Paul Nelson was Johnny Winter's protege guitarist in the Johnny Winter Band.

Darin and Brooke Aldridge Continue Their Journey With Faster And Farther

Mountain Home Music Company announces new music from acclaimed husband/wife Bluegrass duo Darin and Brooke AldridgeFASTER AND FARTHER, their sixth CD for the label, is due in stores on February 10.  The first single is now available on iTunes with your pre-order purchase.  Fans can enjoy a "sneak peek" studio video below.

The Holdup's Leaves In The Pool Out Now

The Holdup is proud to announce that their next album, Leaves in the Pool, is now out and available everywhere. The 16-track album is the band’s first full-length release since late 2013 and, like all other Holdup albums, was written and produced by the multi-talented Mike Garmany.

Upcoming John Kadlecik Winter Tour Dates

Just a quick note to let you know Atlanta has been added to the December solo tour schedule! Tuesday, December 20 will be at the Red Light Cafe with an opening set by Jonathan Brill. Hope to see you there! Plus: ticket links have been updated all over the schedule page.

Here's a quick December rundown...

Thu Dec 1 - Solo
The Purple Fiddle - Thomas, WV

Fri Dec 2 - Solo
Town Run Brewpub - Shepherdstown, WV

Thu  Dec 8 - JKB
Mexicali Live - Teaneck, NJ

Fifth Annual Guitar Mash Jam | Preview

On Sunday December 11th, Guitar Mash Jam will be taking over City Winery in New York City for a day of musical collaboration and celebration.

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MattyTWall Releases Debut, "Blue Skies"

A young man with an old soul: Matty is connected to music with a wealth of history as he distils a diversity of genres into his own blues-influenced soul, jazz, and rock signature.

For MattyTWall - a guitarist, vocalist, songwriter and bandleader – it is the supernatural sound that crossed the ocean to Perth, Australia to ignite his imagination and give power to his art.

Vince Gill Joins Songbirds Guitar Museum

Grammy-winning musician Vince Gill has been named an ambassador for Songbirds Guitar Museum, the world's largest private collection of rare, vintage guitars. The museum will open to the public in early 2017.

Datsik Headlines Two-Night Run at Concord Music Hall

This January, bass wizard DATSIK will be playing a double hitter in Chicago on his upcoming Ninja Nation tour, which will be showcasing a brand-new “Shogun” stage design! Both Chicago dates will be held at Concord Music Hall on Friday, January 20 and Saturday, January 21.

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