Grateful Mahalo was a birthday party celebrated on the island of Kaua`i and all over the world for our favorite birthday boy, Bill Kreutzmann, drummer of the Grateful Dead, born May 7, 1946 in Palo Alto, California. Bill was told he was a teenager that he had no rhythm, but began playing drums in his early teens anyway.
Bringing together some of the most talented artists in Michigan and beyond, the 2021 Hoxeyville promises to be one for the record books. With the changing atmosphere of events in the covid-19 pandemic area, Hoxeyville is a testament to pure North Country peace and celebration, nestled in the heart of Northwest Michigan's Manistee National Forest.
Artists announced include some new acts to the Wellston, MI-based event as well as long time favorites, including:
Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and musician Billy Strings will perform a series of shows this June as part of his newly confirmed “Summer Solstice Tour” with stops at Schaumburg, IL’s Wintrust Field (June 11-12), Oshkosh, WI’s Ford Park Live (June 18-19) and Thornville, OH’s Legend Valley (June 25-26). Tickets for the tour go on-sale this Friday, May 7—full details can be found at billystrings.com/tour.
The 2021 lineup for Railbird Festival has been revealed and it is stacked with several amazing acts spanning multiple genres. The two-day festival will be held August 28-29, 2021.
Saturday headliners Dave Matthews Band and Sunday headliners My Morning Jacket will set the tone for the weekend, although dozens of other bands and artists are included on the lineup.
After finishing up a phenomenal spring tour last weekend with a 3 night run in Mobile, Alabama, and still flying high from a Grammy award for Best Bluegrass Album, Billy Strings announced 2 more socially distanced pod-style shows to take place in just over a month on May 21-22 at Waterfront Park in Louisville, Kentucky.
Last night, Jamgrass Billy Strings concluded his 2021 Spring Tour last night with the third and final show of a three-night run at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama. Enhancing the experience of the tour’s final leg for all was an announcement.
In celebration of a landmark year of performances, Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and musician Billy Strings will livestream the final three dates of his spring tour this weekend—April 9-11 at Mobile, AL’s Ladd-Peebles Stadium. Tickets for the livestreams, which will broadcast via nugs.net, are on-sale now with a selection of purchase options, including a special bundle with access to all three shows.
Beatnik poets gave way to Merry Pranksters gave way to a Long Strange Trip that we are still on right now today. The wheel is turning, it can’t slow down… In homage to Yonkers born almost 102 years old Beatnik publisher, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, I give you my stream of consciousness notes to the best show I have seen all year long. Billy Strings Deja Vu Experiment at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY on 2/20/21 was one of a series of six shows that was truly unlike any show I’ve ever experienced. Things are changing so here is a review like I’ve never written:
Tickets are now on sale for Long Live Music, a socially distanced concert series by Long Center for the Performing Arts and Luck Reunion!
Get your tickets here.
This series is dedicated to bringing the excitement of national touring acts back into Austin’s world-renowned live music scene, with upcoming shows set for March 27 and 28, and April 3 and 4.
See below for ticket links to the individual shows: