April 2017

CID Entertainment Red Rocks Transport

Getting to a concert at Red Rocks this summer just got a whole lot easier.  CID Entertainment, well known hospitality provider for some of music’s biggest tours and festivals, is proud to announce its third summer of operating “Shuttles to Red Rocks” to provide fans with safe, reliable, comfortable transportation to Red Rocks Amphitheatre.

Phoffman/Beck Quartet | Frisco | Review

Over the weekend on Friday night, two members of Greensky Bluegrass, Paul Hoffman and Anders Beck, teamed up with Billy Strings and Samson Grisman for night three of a four show run through Colorado as the Phoffman/Beck Quartet played to a sold-out show in Frisco, Colorado at the 

"Long Strange Trip" Premieres May 26th

Get ready to take a Long Strange Trip ! The Grateful Dead documentary arrives in theaters on May 26 in New York and Los Angeles. Wanna throw your own premiere party? Watch the entire series exclusively on Amazon Prime Video on June 2nd.

Morgan James releases "Reckless Abandon"

New York soul singer-songwriter Morgan James has released her sophomore album, Reckless Abandon (via her own Hedonist Records on April 7th) and is on an extensive tour, featuring upcoming appearances in Hollywood, Washington, D.C., Chicago and more (see tour dates and album track listing below).

Just Announced: Sarah Jarosz & James McMurtry @ Boulder Theater

About Sarah Jarosz: With her fourth album, Undercurrent, Sarah Jarosz makes a studied departure from her previous records, shifting the emphasis from her skills as a multi-instrumentalist to her songwriting and vocal performance. Undercurrent accentuates the growth and maturity that Jarosz, now 25, has achieved since graduating from New England Conservatory and moving to New York City.

Just Announced: Billy Bragg @ Boulder Theater

Fresh from touring the world with Joe Henry and galvanized by ‘events’, not least the worrying rise of popularism, Billy Bragg is dealing with it in the best way he knows how, by strapping on his electric guitar and heading out on tour across the US in October, under the title ‘Bridges Not Walls’.  Billy, in one-man Clash mode, will perform songs from his 30+ year career, some pertinent covers by his heroes and mentors and some freshly minted songs about the state

Chautauqua Announces More 2017 Summer Shows

Z2 Entertainment in partnership with Colorado Chautauqua is proud to announce the second wave of Chautauqua Summer Concerts! Colorado Chautauqua Association, the steward of Boulder's cultural and historical gem, the Colorado Chautauqua National Historic Landmark, announces a second wave of artists performing at Chautauqua Auditorium as part of the iconic venue's 120th season. 
 
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Levitate Music and Arts Festival Announce 2017 Day-by-Day Lineup

The announcement of this year’s “biggest little festival” in Massachusetts just drew lots of attention with a top-tier lineup with headliners including fan-favorites Dispatch and GRAMMY Award-winning Ziggy Marley. The festival, which started off as a humble friendly barbecue, has since grown into a two-day event in its fifth year with an expected draw of over 10,000 people per day.

Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Inductee YES

Rock icons Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin and Rick Wakeman are proud to announce that effective immediately, they will officially be known as ‘YES featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman’, which is the name they will be touring under in North America during the latter half of 2017.
 
“It's very simple,’ explains band founder and vocalist Jon Anderson. “The fans want it, we want it and it's our right to use the name. YES music is in our DNA!"
 
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Tortuga Music Festival Sets Attendance Record

Huka Entertainment, producer of country music's most unique beachfront event, today announced that attendance at the Tortuga Music Festival, a Pollstar Top 20 worldwide festival, topped last year's record-breaking count.

Railroad Earth's Tim Carbone with Lou Rogai Performing James Joyce

Tim Carbone keeps a busy schedule. In addition to touring constantly with Railroad Earth and recording new material with The Contribution, Carbone has produced many up-and-coming as well as veteran artists in the jamband and new grass scene, from Gipsy Moon to Hot Buttered Rum.

Josh Jacobson Live Session Premiere

Future Soul up-and-comer--JOSH JACOBSON--reveals the official music video for his hit single “Polaroids.” It is the first of his ‘From The Roots’ video series that will highlight Jacobson’s performance skills in recorded live sessions. The single is the first track to be released from his debut EP FIRST LIGHT, which will come out later this summer (date TBA).

'Transmision en la Erita Meta' Out Now

Ethnomusicologist Amanda Villepastour and Cuban producer (Sendero Music) Luis Bran have teamed up to tell the unlikely story of the spirit of music in a small Cuban town through the heartbeat of a set of multi-generational religious drums named Ilú Keké. The 21-track album, titled Transmisión en la Eritá Meta, is available now digitally worldwide under exclusive license to Music Works NYC.

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Spring Emergence Experience in May

Imagine for a moment...You wake up to find yourself in a very special place. It is beautiful! A mix of a summer camp for "kids of all ages", a STAR/FAMILY reunion and a SECRET GARDEN where a certain kind of "magic" happens. Upon closer inspection you realize that in this incredible place you are completely free explore every aspect of your heart, mind and body. And it feels soooo good!

nugs.tv Tonight: Watch Lotus at The Capitol Theatre

Having built a massive fanbase over the years, Lotus tours heavily selling out headline shows across the county and playing festivals such as Bonnaroo, Outside Lands, Ultra, and more. Whether you catch Lotus in outdoor amphitheaters, the country's best theaters, intimate clubs or a variety of festivals, you can expect to have an experience of the senses. The band's new album, Eat the Light, is a first for Lotus - an album with vocals on every song.

Phish | St. Louis 4/14/93 & 8/16/93 | Review

For fans of the band Phish there is no doubt that 1993 was probably the most pivotal year in their now legendary career.  Though they had technically been performing together since the mid 80s, it was at this point that the band began to shape themselves into the touring juggernaut they would eventually become.  Over the course of the year the band performed 110 shows, each one filled with unique jams, new originals, and exciting cover songs.

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Dispatch Announces New Studio Album

Dispatch has announced the release of their first studio album in 5 years - America, Location 12 – due out on June 2nd, 2017 independently via the band’s own Bomber Records/Kobalt Music Recordings. Preorders are available starting today via Dispatch.Merchline.Com and the album will be released in CD, Digital and Vinyl formats.

Slash Show To Broadcast In Virtual Reality

On Saturday, May 20th at 6pm at the Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association's 2017 Beastly Ball, legendary guitarist Slash will be performing with a number of special guests to celebrate the L.A. Zoo's 50th Anniversary. Slash, backed by Jimmy Vivino and The Basic Cable Band (Conan O'Brien Show), will perform a mix of blues and R&B, joined by special guests Jack Black, Grace Potter and Bernard Fowler.
 
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nugs.tv Tonight: Watch Joe Russo Presents Hooteroll?

Hooteroll? + Plus! Featuring: Stuart Bogie (Reeds) Erik Deutsch (Keyboards) Jonathan Goldberger (Guitar) Dave Harrington (Bass) Kevin Kendrick (Vibraphone & Percussion) Jordan McClean (Trumpet) Joe Russo (Drums)

"A great rehearsal yesterday for Joe Russo Presents Hooteroll? + Plus! So excited to play this material with these unreal talents! This is going to be an amazing night. More to come soon!" JR

Flobots Release New Single, “Carousel”

Today, alternative hip-hop band Flobots’ release “Carousel,” the first single from their highly anticipated fourth album, NOENEMIES, which is set for release on May 5, 2017. Available now on all digital service providers, “Carousel” can be heard here. NOEMENIES can be preordered on all digital platforms now, and on CD and Vinyl at 

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