June 2012


Grateful Web Interview with Rock-Fusion Quartet, Tauk

Submitted by Kevin Adams on Thu, 06/28/2012 - 11:08 am

With the recently released EP titled Pull Factors, the New York based instrumental rock-fusion quartet Tauk has exploded on the music scene. But long before this summer’s myriad music festivals, Junior High friends, guitarist Matt Jalbert, bassist Charlie Dolan, and keyboardist Alric "A.C." Carter cultivated an eclectic collective.

Ramona Falls | Hi-Dive | Denver, CO | Review

Submitted by Ben Welp on Thu, 06/28/2012 - 10:50 am

“Work is love made visible.  And he alone is great who turns the voice of the wind into a song made sweeter by his own loving.” – From The Prophet by Kahlil GibranIn support of their sophomore album Prophet, Indie Rock existentialists Ramona Falls hit the Hi-Dive in Denver last week.  Just one year ago Brent Knopf left the art-rock outfit Menomena (a name inspired by the Muppets) to take a more personal exploration to creating music.

Chicago Launches Summer Tour With Doobie Brothers

Submitted by Shore Fire Media on Thu, 06/28/2012 - 10:23 am

Chicago is set to launch a 25-date summer tour with support from the Doobie Brothers next month.  The relationship between the two bands dates back to the early 1970s, with this summer's tour marking the fifth time the legendary acts have hit the road together. Following separate sets loaded with their individual hits, the shows will culminate with a collaborative finale featuring classics from both acts.

SLASH Featuring Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators Announce Headlining Fall Tour

Submitted by MSO on Wed, 06/27/2012 - 12:40 pm

SLASH Featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators--Myles Kennedy (vocals), Brent Fitz (drums), Todd Kerns (bass) and Frank Sidoris (guitar)--have announced a fall headlining tour starting September 4 in San Diego, CA and wrapping October 3 in Los Angeles, CA.

Stanley Jordan to Perform with Umphrey's McGee @ sUMmer School

Submitted by umphreys.com on Wed, 06/27/2012 - 11:39 am

Umphrey's McGee Summer tour kicks off tomorrow! They're keeping it short and sweet this summer with a handful of shows down the east coast and Midwest. Be sure to join UM on July 6th at the beautiful Harmony Park on Lake Geneva for the first annual Weekend and Harmony with our good friends Yonder Mountain String Band. Get your tickets now.