The Mike Stern Band featuring Teymur Phell and Richie Morales will headline the 7th Les Paul Festival Concert at Ramapo College on Saturday, February 24, 2018 in the Berrie Center’s Sharp Theater at 8:00 p.m. The annual festival celebrates Mahwah resident Les Paul’s innovative spirit as a musician and technologist by hosting a week of guest speakers and workshops for Ramapo’s music students culminating in a concert for the college and regional community.
Matthew Stubbs and the Antiguas release their self-titled debut today. Stubbs has served as the guitarist for Charlie Musselwhite for over a decade and the instrumental album combines psych rock with acid blues and Afrobeat. Stubbs thinks of the Antiguas as a timeless musical statement that nods to the past but lives in the here and now.
“It’s meshing vintage sounds with modern tweaks,” says Stubbs. “It's lo-fi inspiration with hi-fi sonics and production.”
Critically acclaimed husband & wife duo Shovels & Rope will bring a special performance to Boulder Theater on March 9 as part of their intimate spring tour. "An Evening With Shovels & Rope" is a limited run of shows specially curated for smaller, more intimate venues that allow the band to take their time and stretch out musically.
Lord Huron invites you to stare into the abyss this spring with the release of their third full-length album, Vide Noir, out April 20. The first work for their new partnership with Whispering Pines / Republic Records, Vide Noir follows 2015’s critically lauded Strange Trails.
In advance of their HBO Debut Judd Apatow introduced The Avett Brothers on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Judd Apatow and Michael Bonfilio co-directed May It Last: A Portrait of The Avett Brothers which MAY IT LAST debuts MONDAY, JAN. 29 (8:00-9:45 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO. The film will also be available on HBO On Demand, HBO NOW, HBO GO and affiliate portals.
The Sea The Sea announces the upcoming release of their sophomore album, From the Light. Produced by Troy Pohl, From the Light is set for release on June 1, 2018. Comprised of Chuck and Mira Costa, The Sea The Sea has been revered by publications ranging from Buzzfeed and the TED organization to Pitchfork and NPR, who compared the duo to the likes of The Milk Carton Kids and The Weepies.
Jack White, The Chainsmokers, blink-182, Post Malone, and Incubus will headline the 2018 Bunbury Music Festival, announced today by PromoWest Productions. One of the country’s premier music festivals now celebrating its seventh year, Bunbury will return to downtown Cincinnati’s Sawyer Point and Yeatman’s Cove, transforming the banks of the Ohio River into a vibrant three-day festival experience June 1-3, 2018. Bunbury has received critical acclaim from Billboard, USA Today, Pollstar and Yahoo!