The pure, almost orchestral musicianship of Railroad Earth has always separated it from its jam, Americana, and bluegrass peers. When you place a band with that dedication to craft in a venue with a deep commitment to acoustics, sightlines, and spacing, you have the foundation for a flawless night of music. And as usual, Railroad Earth didn't disappoint last night at Philadelphia's exquisite Union Transfer. Kicking off the show with favorites from their belove
Following a first Winter tour weekend of 2016 of sold out shows in Atlanta and Asheville, Railroad Earth would like to announce special guests, Bill Nershi and The Werks for support for the 2/12 and 2/13 dates, respectively, at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver, and Scott Pemberton who will join for a slew of dates from 2/17 in Billings, MT to 2/27 in Portland, OR.
Cornmeal revved the engines for high energy bluegrass in Chicago on New Year’s Eve, 12/31/2015. They opened up the evening at The Vic Theatre with Edge of the World, an ordinary Cornmeal song with an ambition to fall off the edge of the world to see what happens next. It was an appropriate choice for the kick off of such a holiday show. From there, they did some more Cornmeal classics – River Gap and Jenny. It was a welcome home for th
Railroad Earth is excited to announce the addition of Danny Louis as a guest performer with the band on Saturday 11/28 at the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg, PA.
For tickets and information to this as well Railroad Earth’s NYE run in Chicago and all winter 2016 tour dates: http://www.railroadearth.com
It’s big news for fans, for sure… Railroad Earth, who have had a brilliant 2015, bounding off a successful run with Warren Haynes collab, Ashes and Dust, (along with tour dates), Palladia’s premiere of RRE’s 2014 Red Rocks show, 2015’s Red Rocks return, and oh, so much more, are happy to announce another colossal tour agenda for Winter 2016.
Railroad Earth will be returning to the Sherman Theatre in Stroudsburg, PA for their annual two-night run 11/27-28. The shows are not only a homecoming for the band but a favorite destination for fans over the Thanksgiving weekend, with late night shows featuring local artists in other venues adding to the fun.
After having the greatest musical experience of my life for three shows in Chicago at the Dead’s last shows together less than a week before, I did not think it was so possible for that music high to continue, but the lineup and energy of the 2015 All Good Music Festival kept my music fix alive and well. Rolling deep with one of the best crews I have had in a while and an RV led to three days of uninterrupted music from one stage to another.
The following artists have been added to the lineup for the 5th Annual Hangtown Halloween Ball Featuring Railroad Earth:
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
The Travelin' McCourys
Joe Craven and The Sometimers
The Z3 Funky Takes on Frank [Zappa]
The Kitchen Dwellers
Joe Craven (festival emcee)