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Rick Griffin Documentary Kickstarter Campaign Happening Now

Submitted by Steve Barilotti on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 5:30 pm
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Veteran surfing journalist and award-winning filmmaker Steve Barilotti is excited to announce the official launch of his Kickstarter campaign to fund phase-one production of Griffin, a feature-length documentary celebrating the life and times of legendary surfing psychedelic artist Rick Griffin.

Led Zeppelin's Celebration Day Premieres in Four Countries

Submitted by Gorgeous PR on Tue, 10/02/2012 - 7:28 pm
Led Zeppelin have announced upcoming premieres in four countries for Celebration Day, which documents the band’s 2007 concert at London’s O2 Arena.
 
The film will make its U.S. debut at the historic Ziegfeld Theater in New York’s theater district on October 9. Prior to the premiere, founding members John Paul Jones, Jimmy Page, and Robert Plant will be joined by Jason Bonham, the son of their late drummer John Bonham, for a press conference at New York’s Museum of Modern Art.

Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit | 'Live from Alabama' Streets 11/20

Submitted by All Eyes Media on Tue, 10/02/2012 - 7:17 pm

Live From Alabama, the first full-length live album from Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit, is set for a November 20 release on Lightning Rod Records/Thirty Tigers. The live set comes on the heels of receiving the award for SONG OF THE YEAR at the 2012 Americana Music Awards & Honors for his song “Alabama Pines”. The song comes from the group’s the highly acclaimed 2011 release, Here We Rest, which received three other Americana Award nominations.

'Ultimate Creedence Clearwater Revival' 3-CD Set Coming Soon

Submitted by conqueroo on Mon, 10/01/2012 - 3:10 am

Creedence Clearwater Revival is arguably the definitive American rock band. Hailing from the San Francisco Bay Area and borrowing heavily from the musical traditions of the Deep South, the gritty and powerful foursome served up a potent stew that appealed to a broad audience not just in the States but around the world.

Keith Richards and Steve Miller Do More for Les

Submitted by Mark Pucci Media on Thu, 09/27/2012 - 1:12 pm

Keith Richards takes to his official Facebook, Twitter and YouTube with an exclusive “Ask Keith” video clip answering the question “What was it like to work with Lou Pallo?” on the new Les Paul tribute album, Thank You Les.

“He came up with the most perfect song”, said Richards, referring to his collaboration with Pallo on the Les Paul and Bing Crosby 1941 hit, It’s Been a Long, Long Time.  “He’s known as the Man of a Million Chords and he can find a chord for every different note you’re singing, which fascinates me.”

Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience Announces North America Tour

Submitted by MSO on Thu, 09/27/2012 - 10:58 am

The popular and critically acclaimed concert JASON BONHAM’s LED ZEPPELIN EXPERIENCE (JBLZE)--which celebrates the life and music of JASON’s father, the legendary Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham--will return to the west coast starting October 5 in Napa Valley, CA and concluding October 16 in Sacramento, CA.

Lynyrd Skynyrd's 'Last Of A Dyin' Breed' Available Now

Submitted by BillyCohen on Thu, 09/13/2012 - 4:31 pm

Loud & Proud/Roadrunner Records has released Last Of A Dyin' Breed from Lynyrd Skynyrd, the band's first studio album since the September 29, 2009 release of God & Guns which debuted at #18 on the Billboard Top 20 and gave the band their highest debut since 1977. Last Of A Dyin' Breed reunites the band with producer Bob Marlette who produced God & Guns.“It was great to get back in the studio with Bob for this new album,” said Gary Rossington “we kind of went back old school this time.

My Morning Jacket Announces New Tour Dates

Submitted by Girlie Action Media on Mon, 09/10/2012 - 4:03 pm

My Morning Jacket will take the stage of the historic Capitol Theater in Port Chester, NY for three consecutive nights in continuation of their Spontaneous Curation Series.  To keep with the spirit of the series, no songs will repeat for each of these performances.