Keller Williams' KWatro came to town last Friday. I was anxious to see what songs and what style would be played. I had heard Keller do funk, bluegrass, rock, reggae and pop. Among a few others I am failing to mention. With the addition of three other musicians there is also an entire new ensemble to experience. I had head heard Keller play with The Keels, The String Cheese Incident and Yonder Mountain String Band.
After releasing their new studio single, “Not A Care In The World” in January, Chrome Drones return to Ophelia's for Part II in their three part Winter residency at Ophelia’s in Denver with Mile High Soul Club on Friday, February 19th. Chrome Drones are a live disco-house project featuring musicians/producers from Signal Path, Tiger Party, and Particle.
Pink Talking Fish is bringing their live fusion of Pink Floyd, The Talking Heads and Phish to Colorado in the form of a very special concept show. The band will perform the beloved Phish rock opera GAMEHENDGE in its entirety while intertwining Pink Floyd and Talking Heads songs throughout the piece. This concept debuted to rave reviews during a sold out Halloween performance in Boston MA. The band felt that bringing the Gamehendge concept to Colorado would be perfect based on the adventurous spirit of the state’s music scene.
Since the mid 90’s Wilco has progressed its sound into something perfect. The Chicago based, indie-rock/alt-country, group proved this to fans on the first stop of a twelve-gig tour through the East Coast. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania’s Benedum Center – known for hosting Broadway shows, Orchestras, and other theatrical performances – was left cheering on their feet after a nearly two-hour set.
“'Tis I, the intrepid traveller, come to lead his merry band of pranksters across the nation, in the reverse order of the pioneers! And our motto will be 'the obliteration of the entire nation' ... not taken literally of course, we won’t blow up their buildings, we’ll blow their minds!"
Melvin Seals and JGB with very, very special guest Karl Denson have just been added to the stellar line-up at what has now become one of the most popular Festivals in the country, THE 2016 WANEE MUSIC FESTIVAL. Now in its 12th year the Festival returns once again Thursday April 14th through Saturday April 16th to the Spirit of Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, FL.
TOTOJOJO has released “ALONG THE WAVES” as their long awaited follow up album. Recorded in Norman, OK with engineer Trent Bell (The Flaming Lips, Chainsaw Kittens) “ALONG THE WAVES” is a culmination of 4 years of touring and writing. "ALONG THE WAVES" is currently available for purchase through iTunes, and Amazon.
Aqueous is headed out on an extended winter/spring tour with multiple high profile slots and festivals. Tour kicks off Feb. 6 with a two set shindig at Rochester’s Flour City Station. February also features five dates in the Midwest providing support for Papadosio and a two night Northeast run with Broccoli Samurai.