Since the mid 90’s Wilco has progressed its sound into something perfect. The Chicago based, indie-rock/alt-country, group proved this to fans on the first stop of a twelve-gig tour through the East Coast. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania’s Benedum Center – known for hosting Broadway shows, Orchestras, and other theatrical performances – was left cheering on their feet after a nearly two-hour set.
“'Tis I, the intrepid traveller, come to lead his merry band of pranksters across the nation, in the reverse order of the pioneers! And our motto will be 'the obliteration of the entire nation' ... not taken literally of course, we won’t blow up their buildings, we’ll blow their minds!"
Melvin Seals and JGB with very, very special guest Karl Denson have just been added to the stellar line-up at what has now become one of the most popular Festivals in the country, THE 2016 WANEE MUSIC FESTIVAL. Now in its 12th year the Festival returns once again Thursday April 14th through Saturday April 16th to the Spirit of Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, FL.
TOTOJOJO has released “ALONG THE WAVES” as their long awaited follow up album. Recorded in Norman, OK with engineer Trent Bell (The Flaming Lips, Chainsaw Kittens) “ALONG THE WAVES” is a culmination of 4 years of touring and writing. "ALONG THE WAVES" is currently available for purchase through iTunes, and Amazon.
Aqueous is headed out on an extended winter/spring tour with multiple high profile slots and festivals. Tour kicks off Feb. 6 with a two set shindig at Rochester’s Flour City Station. February also features five dates in the Midwest providing support for Papadosio and a two night Northeast run with Broccoli Samurai.
The New Mastersounds have announced an 18-show Spring tour in April and May. The run will begin with four shows at Brooklyn Bowl in Brooklyn, NY. The band then heads to New England for five dates, including The Sinclair in Boston, before turning south for shows in West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina and Georgia. The tour concludes with four nights in the Midwest—the last stop at Exit/In in Nashville.
Steve Kimock’s imaginative guitar and improvisational prowess continues to evolve. For over forty years he’s crafted boundless music that captivates and expands consciousness. His compositions are distinct in melody and temperament, while his approach will undoubtedly modify as every tune develops, as its own singular organism at any given performance. He began his professional career in the early 1980s as co-founder of the cherished Bay Area band Zero.