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Posted on Monday, January 27th, 2014 - 12:02 pm
Best Bluegrass Album GRAMMY Award goes to the Del McCoury Band for their recent release, The Streets of Baltimore.  The band is led by living legend and national treasure, Del McCoury.  His two sons Ronnie and Rob McCoury play two parts of an immensely skilled quartet with Jason Carter,...
Posted on Friday, January 24th, 2014 - 2:22 pm
It’s almost here - two weeks until JOHN BUTLER TRIO returns to North America for a quickly selling concert tour and the release of FLESH & BLOOD, its first studio album in four years February 4 on Vanguard Records. FLESH & BLOOD'S first single "Only One" released earlier this month and...
Posted on Friday, January 24th, 2014 - 12:27 pm
Louisiana music legends Bobby Rush and Dr. John, two of the most colorful figures in the blues, have known each other for more than 50 years. They met as young men in their 20s on the early 1960s R&B circuit and have remained good friends ever since.  “When they’re telling stories it’s...
Posted on Friday, January 24th, 2014 - 12:20 pm
After nearly a decade of global touring, seven solo albums on labels such as Pretty Lights Music, Old Tacoma Records, Hefty Records, and Mush, Eliot Lipp's status as an electronic music pioneer is known to scene experts and weekend warriors alike. Named one of Vibe Magazines top 10...
Posted on Friday, January 24th, 2014 - 11:43 am
X Games MUSIC returns to downtown Aspen’s Wagner Park this weekend with four globally recognized musical guests performing as part of the X Games Aspen 2014 event. Grammy Award-winning alternative rock band Phoenix and international dance music superstar Tiësto anchor the two nights of music....
Posted on Friday, January 24th, 2014 - 11:19 am
The Revivalists and Moon Taxi will be heading out on the road together to co-headline eight shows beginning April 3, 2014 in Auburn, AL.  The tour will hit Baton Rouge (LA), Oxford (MS), Charlottesville (VA), Philadelphia (PA) and will include two Brooklyn (NY) shows before wrapping in...
Posted on Friday, January 24th, 2014 - 11:05 am
Buffalo's Aqueous has announced the first leg of their spring tour for March 2014. The tour will hit several familiar markets and 2 new ones in Kenilworth, NJ, and Plains PA. Also announced is a 4 week Wednesday residency at Burlington VT's Nectar's. Tour dates belo Aqueous also celebrated the...
Posted on Friday, January 24th, 2014 - 10:46 am
Billed as "The greatest concert Pianist that you have probably never heard of", a feature length documentary about the life of William DeVan is being made by filmmaker, Michael Gordon. The feature length documentary titled, “Nothing To Fall Back Upon”, is a real life story about music, passion,...
Posted on Thursday, January 23rd, 2014 - 4:28 pm
AURA Music & Arts Festival will have its first official on-site pre-party in its 5-year history in February. Kicking things off Thursday, Feb. 13, fans are invited to get settled at The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park (SOSMP) a night early and enjoy music from three of Florida’s finest bands...
Posted on Thursday, January 23rd, 2014 - 4:00 pm
Considered one of the leaders in the U.S Reggae Movement, reggae artist Mighty Mystic’s fresh sound and musical diversity has proved to be a magnet for music lovers in search of that next level sound that has been missing in the reggae genre. It has attracted listeners of all ages, and from all...