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Posted on Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 - 7:11 am
It is Christmas in June because we are announcing the biggest and baddest Umphrey’s McGee New Year’s run in history! Umphrey’s McGee will conclude 2014 and party on into 2015 with a raging five-night residency at the one-and-only The Tabernacle in Atlanta, Georgia from December 30th thru January...
Posted on Monday, June 16th, 2014 - 2:17 pm
Baltimore-based electro-funk band, Pigeons Playing Ping Pong have released a track off their upcoming album entitled Psychology, which is set to release on July 3rd. “F.U.” features The Hornitz on bass trombone and alto saxophone and is available now on Grooveshark. Psychology is the band's second...
Posted on Monday, June 16th, 2014 - 11:33 am
Mr. Breakdown, the next generation of the New-Funk movement, has dropped their new EP The Purple Bag. The soulful crew from Nyack, NY throws down real-deal grooves in this variety pack of funk. The band’s hard hitting, booty shakin' sound brings a different flavor to each track - paying homage to...
Posted on Monday, June 16th, 2014 - 9:32 am
Railroad Earth are happy to announce their return to Atlanta’s Variety Playhouse with 3 shows to ring in 2015: Monday, 12/29; Tuesday, 12/30 and a special New Year’s Eve celebration on Wednesday, 12/31. Presale multi-night tickets ONLY go on sale today and can be purchased here. RRE would also like...
Posted on Friday, June 13th, 2014 - 11:27 am
Silver Wrapper and Purple Hat Productions have announced the first round of artists for the second annual Suwannee Hulaween, hosted by The String Cheese Incident over Halloween weekend October 31 - November 2, 2014 at Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, FL. Joining...
Posted on Thursday, June 12th, 2014 - 9:57 am
The ever-evolving, genre-defying collaboration between influential trio Medeski Martin & Wood and maverick guitarist John Scofield continues to flourish. Since first convening nearly 17 years ago, Medeski Scofield Martin & Wood's kinship both onstage and off has fostered an escalating...
Posted on Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 - 2:45 pm
In 1972 Jethro Tull were riding high on the crest of a popularity wave, they sold out huge arenas on the back of their critically acclaimed fifth album Thick As A Brick. The question was:  “How do you follow a concept album comprising a single 44-minute piece of music?” The answer was: “With a...
Posted on Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 - 2:26 pm
On June 14th, four of Los Angeles’ largest promotion companies will join forces to host “Illuminate”, an album fundraiser party for electronic crossover artist, Maki Hsieh's highly-anticipated debut album “Illuminate”.  (Tickets) Fusing her skills as a fierce...
Posted on Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 - 2:13 pm
Black and Sparrow will be playing a FREE SHOW at The Space on June 27th.  Klyph Black and John Sparrow began as a New York based acoustic duo whose musical and personal friendship has spanned many years.  Now, after a brief hiatus, Klyph and John are back together and their songs have...
Posted on Monday, June 9th, 2014 - 10:06 am
Say "Guten Abend" to your Grateful Dead friends and family at our 4th annual Grateful Dead Meet-Up at the Movies! This year's epic one-night event will feature a complete rare live studio performance of the Dead captured during their legendary European tour in 1972 with audio remastered from the...