A BOWIE CELEBRATION: The David Bowie Alumni Tour featuring Mike Garson and fellow key alumni musicians of David Bowie's bands from across the decades has announced a 32-date North American winter tour for 2019.
Pigeons Playing Ping Pong will make a 2-night stop in Boulder, CO on Thursday, October 18th & Friday, October 19th for performances at Boulder Theater. The high-energy funky four-piece hailing from Baltimore, MD has been touring the country relentlessly since the release of their 4th studio record, Pizazz, out now.
Chris Trapper, Caitlin Canty, PNDB, Ryan Lee Crosby, Analog Heart, Ill Supreme, and a special music performance inspired by Jack Kerouac have been added to the lineup for the inaugural The Town and The City Festival. Produced by Porter Productions with support from the Greater Merrimack Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau, the 2-day music and arts festival will feature both locally-based and national touring acts on Friday, October 19th and Saturday, October 20th in event spaces, bars, cafes and galleries throughout downtown Lowell, Massachusetts.
Presented by Pete and Gerry’s Organic Eggs, Festival at the Farm returns to Prowse Farm in Canton, MA for its third edition September 15-16, 2018. Festival at the Farm will feature two stages of nationally known artists including Dawes, Amos Lee, Mandolin Orange, Martin Sexton, Joseph and more along side Boston’s best acts plus the “Kids Really Rock” All-Star Jams. The festival also features Craft Beer Tavern, Farmers Market, Local Food & Beverage Vendors, a Kid’s Zone and more. Gates open each day at 1:00 pm.
Greensky Bluegrass is returning to The Riviera Theatre in Chicago, IL to ring in 2019 with a four-night New Year's Eve run December 28 - 31, 2018. A limited amount of discounted four-day passes are available now via the band’s fan club lottery at http://bit.ly/GBRIVNYE open through Thursday, September 13 at 3pm CT. Tickets are available via the general public on sale beginning Friday, September 14 at 10am CT.
Exemplifying more stateliness and grace than ever while still demonstrating the raucousness and instrumental power to bust open a barn door, Hot Tuna with Steve Kimock in tow wonderfully raged for three hours in Sacramento on September 4. The show, presented along with the rest of the current tour as “Electric Hot Tuna,” personified their status as one of the all-time best full-throttle power-blues/rock trios to have ever plugged in.
Returning to the scenic banks of the American River in Northern California on the last week in September, devotees of jam band/Americana music, nature, surprises, and bohemian goings-on – an environment one might call “Just Exactly Perfect” – will reconvene at the second annual gathering, dubbed the Just Exactly Perfect Festival.
The word photography means to “write with light.” The human eye, like a camera, needs light to create images, our lens to the world. Join us for a very special exhibit chronicling Seva Foundation’s 4th decade of restoring vision.
From eye-care facilities in the high mountains of Asia, to training programs for eye specialists in the desert Southwest of America, Seva has developed global initiatives that have restored vision to 4 million people and counting.
Marin's favorite son (and biggest rock star) Bob Weir and the North Bay's iconic venue launching a whole new offering. They're calling it Sweetwater in the Sun and it's going down Sun Sept 23 at Stafford Lake Park in Novato. This is a family friendly event, and in addition to our main stage (lineup below) we have a kids stage with 2 kids bands, face painting, magic, bubbles, arts & crafts and more. Our legendary chef Gordon Drysdale is also doing all the food, raising the bar on what folks can expect from "festival food."