Electric Forest Festival 2015 | Preview

Submitted by June Reedy on Thu, 06/18/2015 - 10:03 am

Electric Forest 2015 sold out in one day.  How can that be?  Well it isn’t for one particular reason but rather a whole bunch of reasons.  The 5th installment will take place June 25th – 28th 2015 and for the over 35,000 folks ready to rage the forest, there is no doubt that it will be more glorious as the Festival continues to grow in glory.   This festival is as unstoppable as only Pure Michigan can promise.

Wilco's "Every Other Summer" out now

Submitted by dBpm Records on Thu, 06/18/2015 - 9:04 am

Every Other Summer, a full-length documentary film about Wilco’s Solid Sound Festival, is available to buy or rent now via Vimeo On Demand. Directed by Christoph Green and Brendan Canty of Trixie Films and shot in 2013, it documents the Chicago band’s three-day music and arts gathering that takes place at MASS MoCA in North Adams, MA. The film’s title references how frequently the festival is held.


HeadCount to Auction Commemorative D'Angelico Guitar Signed by The Dead

Submitted by HeadCount on Thu, 06/18/2015 - 8:50 am

HeadCount, a non-partisan, non-profit organization with a mission to promote participation in democracy through the power of musicians and their music, and D’Angelico Guitars, an iconic New York City guitar brand, will be auctioning off a one-of-a-kind, commemorative D’Angelico guitar signed by original Grateful Dead members Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh, and Bob Weir at the upcoming ‘Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead’ concerts in Santa Clara and

Samantha Fish | Fayetteville, AR | Review

Submitted by Michelle Miesse on Wed, 06/17/2015 - 5:36 pm

On a Friday night at 6 pm you won’t usually find folks in Fayetteville, AR packed into the back room of a bar. But there are special occasions for such shows; one of which happened June 12 at George’s Majestic Lounge. Punctual as ever, the older-than-usual but rambunctious audience stood waiting for Samantha Fish to grace the stage. The crowd was buzzing with the anticipation of the fantastic blues rock show at hand.

Sarah Blacker is Fearless On In Waves

Submitted by Mixtape Media on Wed, 06/17/2015 - 11:25 am

On her third and most evolved full-length release, In Waves, singer and songstress, Sarah Blacker is fearless.  Pushing herself as far out of her comfort zone as possible and enlisting a “guitarmy” of players, on May 19th, Blacker will release her most personal and ambitious recording to date. This album will be available worldwide through her new distribution agreement with The ILS Group via Caroline Music and The Universal Music Group.

Kaia Kater Reworks The Roots of American Music via the Canadian North

Submitted by HearthMusic on Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:35 am

The Appalachian Mountains, perhaps the most iconic strongholds of traditional music in North American history, form a direct line running from eastern Canada down through Alabama. They are the backbone of a body of ballads and tunes that define Americana and have heavily influenced Canadian roots music as well.

Marco Benevento Gives Away Signal Kitchen Recording

Submitted by The Royal Pota… on Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:06 am

Marco Benevento has released a free download of his sold out show at Signal Kitchen in Burlington, VT on April 4, 2015. The performance was recorded and produced by Signal Kitchen at their hybrid state of the art live venue/recording studio and mixed by Benevento from the multi-track recording.

Cornmeal Announces 2015 West Coast Tour

Submitted by Groove On Music on Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:00 am

The West Coast has had to wait a bit for Cornmeal but the band is excited to be back to show off their new lineup and with a new studio album (the first in 9 years) ‘Slow Street’ freshly released. Check out the West Coast dates below.  A tour 4 years in the making!

Tour Dates:


Reverb Lounge

Omaha, NE


Cervante’s Other Side

Denver, CO

w/Horseshoes and Hand Grenades



Ft. Collins, CO



Travelin' McCourys, New Orleans Suspects & Hot Buttered Rum to headline Rhythms on the Rio

Submitted by Michelle Roche… on Wed, 06/17/2015 - 9:32 am

TRAVELIN’ MCCOURYS WITH BILL NERSHI, NEW ORLEANS SUSPECTS and HOT BUTTERED RUM will headline the 10th ANNUAL RHYTHMS ON THE RIO, an intimate music festival in South Fork, Colorado, from Friday, August 7th through Sunday, August 9th.  The event is hosted by the South Fork Music Association, a non-profit entity; it raises money for organization’s Children’s Music Program.

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