Colorado’s own Zach Heckendorf returns home to The Fox Theatre in Boulder, CO on Friday, June 24th with special guest Megan Burtt & The Cure For Love. Backed by his latest release UP! – EP, Heckendorf has been touring the country landing himself spots at major festivals such as Bonnaroo and Vertex.
John Hartford Memorial Festival is a testament to not only the legend himself, but to the genre and thriving music that was born and inspired by he & his ensemble of fellow bluegrass roots Americana musicians. There has been no beat skipped since his passing in 2001 and this festival’s continued growth further verifies that truth.
Cloud 9 Adventures, in partnership with The Bowery Presents, are proud to announce a brand new tropical destination concert vacation - The Avett Brothers At The Beach. Fans can join the Grammy Award®-nominated alternative folk collective as they travel south of the border to the beautiful Riviera Maya region of Mexico for four nights at the all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, from February 9-13, 2017.
Now in its 12th triumphant year, the Blues Caravan is a touring showcase for the hottest young acts on the Ruf label. With past treks helping launch stars including Joanne Shaw Taylor, Bart Walker and Samantha Fish, it’s a springboard for the blues scene’s next-big-things, and a magnet for fans who want to catch them before lift- off. In 2016, we’ve got a Blues Caravan lineup sure to raise the roof each night as it rolls across the USA and Europe.
The Blue Sisters are doing it for themselves…
Summer’s at its hottest in August, and so is Real Gone’s release schedule! Leading off is the first of three volumes of the complete Atlantic singles of the great Wilson Pickett. With such classic songs as “Mustang Sally,” “Land of 1000 Dances,” and “In the Midnight Hour,” this promises to be the year’s wickedest soul release. Then, Real Gone is releasing the first-ever live album on CD to capture the beloved new wave band The B-52’s in their early prime (1979 to be exact), complete with such classics as “Rock Lobster” and “Planet Claire.”
Join Leftover Salmon for the 4th year of their SolShine Music Festival in Winter Park, CO August 11th-14th. This will be a full weekend of music featuring 2 FREE Leftover Salmon concerts consisting of 2 sets each night on August 13th & 14th!! Other music includes: The Record Company, Gipsy Moon, Trout Steak Revival, DeadPhish Orchestra, A special late night show with members of Leftover Salmon, The Sweet Lilles', and more!
The last day of the second annual Music on the Mesa festival started out with blue skies and fluffy clouds, but the weather bureau promised rain. Here in New Mexico, we dance about that, especially in monsoon season, because it is arid here. With that in mind, I came prepared with my raingear to protect my camera.
Blackfoot, the Southern American rock band who were originally formed in 1970’s by current lead guitarist of Lynyrd Skynyrd, Rickey Medlocke, are back with a new line-up and will release Southern Native on Loud & Proud Records, August 5, 2016. Over the last two years, Medlocke wrote, performed on and produced Southern Native.