April 2017

Guided By Voices Stream New LP

Guided By Voices August By Cake (April 7, GBV Inc Records) is the 100th studio album that Robert Pollard has released since 1986's Forever Since Breakfast. To put that in perspective, Bob Dylan has released roughly 39 studio albums since 1959. And that includes the Traveling Wilburys.

Song Premiere: John Nemeth's "s.t.o.n.e.d."

John Németh had already established himself among the very top ranks of blues musicians and modern soul singers when he decided to break the mold with his new record, FEELIN’ FREAKY. Németh fearlessly crushes all barriers of style and genre with an album of original songs that defies all the usual pigeonholes.
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aTrolla Music Festival Announces Set Times

Set times have been confirmed for two stages at the inaugural aTrolla MUSIC FESTIVAL with Peter Cetera and KC & The Sunshine Band closing out the night of music celebrating the generation who created music festivals.  Beyond a variety of specialty drink options, aTrolla will also offer a smorgasbord of delicious food choices highlighting some of Dallas' leading food trucks.  For its first

Escaper Announce Debut, 'Skeleton Key'

Brooklyn-based band Escaper are set to release their debut album, Skeleton Key, on May 12, 2017 via Ropeadope Records. The definition of the word “Escaper” is “one who escapes confinement,” an iconic testament for the group’s players who thrive in an open-ended musical environment, described by Live For Live Music as “…danceable spacey jams.”

Passafire Announce New Album "Longshot"

Progressive reggae-rock pioneers Passafire will be releasing Longshot, their sixth full-length album - and third release on indie reggae powerhouse Easy Star Records - on May 12. The record will be available for pre-order starting March 31st, which will include two advance songs, “Longshot” and “Blow.” Those songs will also be on Spotify and other streaming services. The band begins a co-headline tour with Ballyhoo!

Old Crow Medicine Show To Perform Blonde On Blonde

Grammy Award winning group Old Crow Medicine Show is bringing the music of Bob Dylan’s Blonde On Blonde album to the road in celebration of the release of 50 Years Of Blonde On Blonde (Columbia). The acclaimed roots band will perform the album in its entirety at each stop, including their upcoming performance at Paramount Theatre in Denver, CO on Sunday, May 14th. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
 

Just Announced: Bruce Cockburn @ Boulder Theater

One of Canada’s finest artists, Bruce Cockburn has enjoyed an illustrious career shaped by politics, spirituality, and musical diversity. His remarkable journey has seen him embrace folk, jazz, rock, and worldbeat styles while travelling to such far-flung places as Guatemala, Mali, Mozambique, and Nepal, and writing memorable songs about his ever-expanding world of wonders.

Mipso Release Single "Hurt So Good"

Today, acclaimed Chapel Hill quartet Mipso release “Hurt So Good” from their upcoming new album, Coming Down The Mountain, out April 7, 2017. Available now on all digital service providers, Mipso also unveil the accompanying playful video for “Hurt So Good” – check it out here.

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YES To Perform For A Special SiriusXM Broadcast Event

YES today (4/3) announced a special event with SiriusXM to celebrate the band's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Class of 2017, this Friday, April 7 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY.
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Jared Tyler to release 'Dirt On Your Hands'

There is a line from Jared Tyler’s bio that puts his career into perspective—“There is no best way to introduce Jared Tyler.  He’s too many things.”  Still in his 30’s  the artist has accomplished so much in a short span of time.

Danny Avila remixes Tiesto's 'On My Way'

After years of being supported by the mighty Tiësto, young star Danny Avila has been given the honour of remixing the man himself.

Tiësto’s recent On My Way single featuring Bright Sparks has proved a massive hit, with the original amassing an incredible 33 million plays on YouTube and Spotify alone. Danny takes it to the big rooms on his feisty remix, pulling out all the stops to create something with his sound boldly stamped all over it.

John Mayall to perform @ Peekskill's Paramount Theater

English blues singer, pianist, harmonica player, guitarist, and songwriter John Mayall has an impressive musical career that spans over 50 years. He founded the band John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers in the 1960s—a band whose members included many celebrated blues and blues rock guitarists, such as: Eric Clapton, Peter Green, Jack Bruce, Mick Taylor, Walter Trout, Coco Montoya, and Buddy Whittington.

Sara Petite Releases 5th Studio Album

Sara Petite is proud of her 5th Studio Album, The Road Less Traveled, her favorite work to date.  In true classic country style, her autobiographical songs have her sweeping up the pieces of her broken heart off of the floor and putting them back together.  “The road has twisted and turned, burnt me, bent me, and broke my heart in ways I never knew could happen,” said the artist.  “I have a knack for making people feel both heartache and happiness.  I think my songs

Ashleigh Caudill releases Bluegrass EP

Songwriter, folksinger, and multi-instrumentalist, Ashleigh Caudill, to release first volume in new digital series. This collection will feature her original works in various styles starting out on her beloved home turf, bluegrass.

Umphrey's McGee | The Wiltern Theatre

On Saturday, March 18, the improvisational-jam based and progressive aggressive styling of Umphrey’s McGee returned to the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles for the third time in as many years.

Ned Luberecki's 'Take Five' Available Now

Ned Luberecki’s new album, Take Five, is independently is available now. A master of his instrument and adept in multiple styles Ned recorded at The Rec Room, Ben Surratt’s studio in East Nashville this self produced, the 14-track album is a mix of originals and covers and clocks in at just under 45 minutes.
 

Throw Out the First Pitch @ Fenway Park!

Red Sox fans, here's your chance to have a once-in-a-lifetime experience and support the Rex Foundation's work at the same time.

Kyle Hollingsworth Relocates to Mexico

After 20 years in Boulder, CO, and many years prior in Baltimore, MD, keyboardist of The String Cheese Incident, Kyle Hollingsworth, along with the Hollingsworth family, has relocated to the beaches of Mexico to allow for pursuit of new musical and brewing passions. SCI’s recent tour featuring throwback acoustic sets saw Hollingsworth return to his accordion, igniting his lifelong drive to perform live mariachi.

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