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Contour Music Festival Announces Additional Artists

Submitted by LiveLoud on Mon, 05/04/2015 - 11:27 am

Today, the inaugural Contour Music Festival released the names of 18 artists that are new to the lineup, along with the schedule for the festival’s late night shows. This new music and arts event, hosted June 11-14, 2015 in the vibrant town of Jackson, Wyoming promises an intimate, innovative, and elevated experience set to the picturesque backdrop of the Teton Mountain Range.

Lockn' Fest 2015 to Feature Phil Lesh & Friends with Carlos Santana

Submitted by Big Hassle Media on Fri, 05/01/2015 - 1:17 pm

Lockn' Festival is excited to announce Phil Lesh & Friends featuring Carlos Santana.  Lockn' is also announcing the full 2015 line-up and daily schedule.  The four-day festival takes place September 10-13 on the beautiful Oak Ridge and Lockn' Farms in Arrington, Virginia.

Asheville's Tellico Debuts with Relics and Roses, Due Out June 2nd

Submitted by Dreamspider Pu… on Thu, 04/30/2015 - 2:57 pm

Tellico independently releases their debut album Relics and Roses on June 2, 2015. The album features the singing and songwriting of Anya Hinkle (guitar, fiddle) and Stig Stiglets (bass), and showcases Aaron Ballance on dobro and pedal and lap steel and Jed Willis on mandolin and clawhammer banjo.

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Django Reinhardt Festival Returns to Birdland

Submitted by Eigo on Thu, 04/30/2015 - 10:40 am

After standing ovations and rave reviews at The Newport Jazz Festival, The Django Festival Allstars return from Paris for two major tours and a week at their home, BIRDLAND on June 23 – 27 headed by lead guitarist, Samson Schmitt, gypsy from Forbach, France, son of the legendary Dorado Schmitt who will return to Birdland and for the 2nd tour in November.

Monsters of Rock Cruise Nets $48000 for Dio Cancer Fund

Submitted by W3 Public Relations on Thu, 04/30/2015 - 10:32 am

The Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund, the charity founded in memory of the late rock singer, was one of the designated charities of last week's Monsters of Rock Caribbean Cruise on the MSC Divina from Miami to Nassau in the Bahamas. The five-day trip included daily activities to raise money for the Dio Cancer Fund's important work in cancer research and prevention.

Charlie Hunter Trio | Let The Bells Ring On

Submitted by Calabro Music Media on Thu, 04/30/2015 - 10:23 am

Charlie Hunter, Curtis Fowlkes and Bobby Previte share a long history, but they've never recorded an album together as a trio until now. Their debut, Let The Bells Ring On—due June 9 via the seven-string guitarist’s own label, Charlie Hunter Music—is gritty, greasy, and downright celebratory. The album features 10 Hunter original tunes designed for the trio's singular, deep-pocket sound.

Inaugural Campfest Announces Dates & Location

Submitted by Campfest on Thu, 04/30/2015 - 10:15 am

From the same team that brought you last year’s successful Campfire Outdoor Adventure & Music Festival in Lakewood, PA, comes the new and highly anticipated Campfest- a three-day music celebration that recreates the magic of childhood summer camp. Held from September 18th to 20th at beautiful Camp Blue Ridge, nestled within 250 acres of the Blue Ridge Mountains and within two hours of Atlanta and Asheville, Campfest creates a memorable and exhilarating experience by providing outdoor recreation and competitions alongside incredible musical performances.

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Satsang & Steel Pulse: Rocky Mtn Reggae Fever

Submitted by Philip Emma on Wed, 04/29/2015 - 5:59 pm

When a legendary reggae band tours with the hottest new reggae act on the touring circuit the result is a sweaty dance party with a lot of chucking going on. After touring for 40 years, Steel Pulse knows how to do it, and they also know how to seek out other talented musicians because Satsang was coming in hot.

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