November 2015

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Brian Setzer Orchestra to Perform "Christmas Rocks" Concert for SiriusXM

Submitted by MSO on Fri, 11/20/2015 - 8:21 pm

SiriusXM announced today that iconic guitarist, songwriter, vocalist and three-time Grammy-Award winner Brian Setzer and The Brian Setzer Orchestra will perform an exclusive invitation-only concert for SiriusXM listeners in New York City on Tuesday, December 1.

The private performance will feature the 19-piece band performing his unique take on Holiday classics, including songs from their first studio Christmas album in 10 years, Rockin' Rudolph (Surfdog Records), plus Setzer's well-known hits from the Stray Cats and his solo career.

Hear TTB's New Album @ Sunshine Festival

Submitted by Woody Graber on Fri, 11/20/2015 - 8:17 pm

On January 29th, 2016 Tedeschi Trucks Band, led by the husband-and-wife team of singer-guitarist Susan Tedeschi and guitar virtuoso Derek Trucks, will cap an extraordinary and transformative year with the release of Let Me Get By, their third full-length LP and debut for Fantasy Records. Listen to the lead album track “Anyhow” at: https://soundcloud.com/concordmusicgroup/tedeschi-trucks-band-anyhow.  

Travelin' McCourys | City Winery | Review

Submitted by philamonjaro on Fri, 11/20/2015 - 7:35 am
The Bluegrass Ball featuring The Travelin’ McCourys, Drew Emmitt and Andy Thorn of Leftover Salmon stomped though Chicago to a rousing house of hardcore bluegrass fans took over dancing in the aisles. The stage as a who’s-who of monster bluegrass instrumentalists. This ensemble was definitely having a great time playing together. 
 

Coming Soon: Circles Around The Sun

Submitted by dead.net on Thu, 11/19/2015 - 4:41 pm

The mystery of just who was behind those freewheeling tunes that kept the crowds groovin' during Fare Thee Well's intermissions has been revealed! Circles Around the Sun, a band convened by guitarist Neal Casal, formed specifically to record just for the shows and the results were so captivating, and the audience response so overwhelmingly positive, we decided to give the music a proper release.

Jimmie Vaughan Set to Perform with University of Texas 385-Piece Longhorn Band on Thanksgiving Day

Submitted by Mark Pucci Media on Thu, 11/19/2015 - 4:33 pm

The University of Texas at Austin Longhorn Band Director, Scott Hanna, announced today that Grammy-winning blues guitarist Jimmie Vaughan will perform with the Longhorn Band during halftime at the Texas vs. Texas Tech football game at Darrell K Royal  - Texas Memorial Stadium on Thanksgiving Day, November 26.

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Fare Thee Well photography book to be released Dec 1

Submitted by LiveLoud on Thu, 11/19/2015 - 4:30 pm

FARE THEE WELL: Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Grateful Dead is a fine art, hardcover coffee table photography book by famed rock photographer—and bona fide Deadhead—Jay Blakesberg. FARE THEE WELL will be released December 1, 2015 via Rock Out Books and is available for pre-order now at