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Just Announced: Victor Wooten Band @ Boulder Theater | 7/12/12

Submitted by Boulder Theater on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 1:16 pm

Z2 Entertainment is proud to present Victor Wooten Band with Special Guest at the Boulder Theater on Thursday, July 12th, 2012.  Tickets go on sale Friday, April 27th at 10:00am for $23.00 advance & $27.00 the day of the show. Victor has been touring with his own band since 1997 in various forms and formats all over the globe.

Fishbone's Everyday Sunshine Released on DVD TODAY

Submitted by Girlie Action Media on Tue, 02/21/2012 - 11:07 am

Following its US theatrical release in 75+ cities and its national broadcast premiere on PBS the award winning documentary Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone will be available on DVD today, February 21st, 2012 by The Cinema Guild on SPARK, a new home video label dedicated to releasing quality documentaries on the arts.

As the first release to go out under SPARK Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone kicks things off by documenting the raucous history of the pioneering all-Black rock band Fishbone,

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Jon Cleary Readies New Album 'Occapella'

Submitted by conqueroo on Mon, 02/20/2012 - 12:55 pm

The seeds for Jon Cleary’s sixth solo CD were sown when the acclaimed songwriter, pianist and singer was asked the hypothetical question, “Would you ever do a record of somebody else’s tunes?” The English-born Cleary, who has made New Orleans his home for more than three decades, provides his emphatic answer with the utterly captivating Occapella (released April 17 on the artist’s own FHQ Records).An exploration deep into the bountiful songbook of

The Motet Announce Another 'Funk is Dead' @ The Boulder Theater

Submitted by gratefulweb on Mon, 02/13/2012 - 12:29 pm

The Motet is bringing back their highly acclaimed "Funk is Dead" gig back to the Boulder Theater on April 21st, 2012.  If you haven't seen this show yet, now is the time to get your tickets.  Last year's Halloween show sold-out well over a month before the show.  Funk and Dead on the 4/20 weekend!  

Fishbone Documentary Released on iTunes Today in Honor of Black History Month

Submitted by Girlie Action Media on Wed, 02/01/2012 - 3:43 pm

Following Monday's performance of “Everyday Sunshine”, “Lyin' Ass Bitch” intro (and we all remember that late night TV controversy...ahem...Michelle Bachmann) into “Crazy Glue” on Jimmy Kimmel Live! we are proud to announce the documentary's release today, February 1st in honor of Black History Month. The film is being distributed via digital and home video by Cinema Guild, which will present the film exclusively as part of the celebration of Black History Month, and via home video starting February 21st.

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The Fox Theater Celebrates 20 Years with Leftover Salmon & The Funky Meters

Submitted by Fox Theater on Mon, 01/23/2012 - 10:32 am

The Fox Theatre is turning 20 years old and we're throwing ourselves quite the 20th Anniversary bash! Celebrate with The Funky Meters on March 1st and 2 nights of Leftover Salmon on March 6th & 7th! Tickets for these special shows will go on sale this Friday, Jan.

The Motet Will Bring The Funk is Dead to San Francisco

Submitted by The Motet on Mon, 01/16/2012 - 11:04 am

Yoshi's SF is very excited to announce that for their first show in San Francisco in more than three years The Motet will be paying tribute to the music of one of the most influential rock bands of the last 40 years: THE GRATEFUL DEAD!Yes, we know what some of you are thinking: How does the Grateful Dead's sound fit into the energy and vibe of a Motet