June 2016

Celebrate July 4th With Van Zant

Loud & Proud Records will release Red White & Blue (Live) tomorrow, July 1 The album is a recently unearthed live Van Zant show recorded on January 28, 2006 at Wild Adventures Theme Park in Valdosta, Georgia and is the only concert recording in existence from the only tour by brothers Johnny (Lynyrd Skynyrd) and Donnie (38 Special)

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HOLY SHIP! Music Cruise Announces 2017 LineUps

HOLY SHIP! has officially released fully stacked lineups for each of the 2017 back-to-back four-night January sailings. Presented in partnership by HARD Events, Cloud 9 Adventures and The Bowery Presents, electronic dance music's latest adventure will take a new course as it sets sail for the first time on the beautiful luxury liner by Norwegian Cruise Line, appropriately dubbed the "Epic."

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Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival Coming Soon!

Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival: 40+ bands including Bela Fleck & Chris Thile,  Del McCoury, David Grisman, Jerry Douglas & the Earls of Leicester, The Wood Bros, SteelDrivers, Steep Canyon Rangers, Sierra Hull, Sara Watkins, Della Mae, Elephant Revival, and more! 5 stages. Camping. Family activities. Dancing. Jamming. July 14-17, Oak Hill, NY

2016 Electric Forest Festival Wraps Another Successful Year

The 6th annual Electric Forest (EF) festival returned to its home in the forest of Rothbury, Michigan this past weekend welcoming 45,000 fans to experience live music, incredible art installations and the magic of the enchanted Sherwood Forest.

The Western Flyers Debut Album Out 7/29

In 1940s Texas, if you wanted to court a girl after a long day on the Texas oil rigs, you sought out the nearest dancehall. Dusty, gin-soaked, and boisterous, the hall was driven by the Western Swing it bore; jazz, blues and swing standards melded with cowboy songs and electrifying old-time fiddle tunes.

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Organic Music Festival Announces Lineup

Set just off the banks of the Licking Fork River in Willseyville, CA, among awe inspiring redwoods, Organic Festival provides a top-notch festival line-up in a sustainably beautiful and intimate setting.  We set out this year with one idea in mind, to provide the best 3 day, 2 night camping, dancing, bass filled, talented, and love filled experience this side of the Mississippi, and we are happy to say that we passed even our own expectatio

Josh Ward Taylor releases lead single "Hummingbirds"

Josh Ward Taylor releases lead single "Hummingbirds" from upcoming album, also titled Hummingbirds. "The breezy, singalong chorus conjures the repeating image of two hummingbirds flitting by...inevitable sense of nostalgia that often follows great love," remarks Elmore Magazine, who premiered the song.

MMW Add Additional Night at LPR in NYC

Celebrating 25 years together in 2016, Medeski Martin & Wood recently announced two very special shows at Le Poisson Rouge in New York City on Wednesday, October 19 and Thursday, October 20. Both performances immediately sold out. Thus a third and final night has been added on Tuesday, October 18. Tickets are on sale now.

Midnight North Release "Live From Terrapin Crossroads"

Northern California’s Midnight North are proud to announce the release of a free full-length album of music in celebration of their upcoming summer tour that kicks off tomorrow.

Seth Walker 'Gotta Get Back' Out Sept. 2

Seth Walker has announced his new studio album, Gotta Get Back, will be released September 2 via Royal Potato Family. Produced by Jano Rix of The Wood Brothers, the 12-track collection excavates the roots of his love affair with music, reuniting the family that helped spark the fire in him all those years ago.

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Pirate Party Music Festival 2016 | Preview

Nowhere else in the world is there a festival like Montana’s Pirate Party.  This rowdiest of festivals is a massive collaborative effort from major EDM promoters in Montana, Washington, and Idaho - resulting in an awe-inspiring lineup of heavy hitters like Liquid Stranger, Phutureprimitive, Bluetech, Unlimited Aspect, Thriftworks and countless more from across the globe.

Umphrey's McGee Red Rocks Couch Tour

Umphrey’s returns to Red Rocks over Independence Weekend for our first two night stand at the Nation’s premiere Amphitheatre. If you can’t join us in person, TourGigs will be there to bring you all the action in stunning HD with crisp soundboard audio. We like to pull out the stops in Colorado and these two nights will be no different. Don’t miss the chance to be part of it from wherever you may find yourself.

The Nth Power Live Recording Dates in Boston and NYC

All-pro ensemble The Nth Power have crafted a collection of new songs featuring their signature soul, funk and R&B sound and are inviting fans take part in the recording process. Intimate live recording sessions for the new material will take place over two-nights in Boston, MA and one-night in the quartet’s hometown of Brooklyn, NY. Tickets are limited and on-sale now through venue box offices and the links below.

Suwannee Roots Revival Adds Leftover Salmon

Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park is excited to announce the Suwannee Roots Revival taking place October 13­-16, 2016 at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park (SOSMP) in Live Oak, FL. The stellar lineup includes Leftover Salmon, Sam Bush, The Wood Brothers, Donna The Buffalo, Peter Rowan Band, Blueground Undergrass, Jim Lauderdale, Verlon Thompson, The HillBenders "Tommy: A Bluegrass Opry", Town Mountain, Col

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Flaming Lips with the Colorado Symphony

The potentially rainy day at the nation’s most beautiful outdoor venue made the perfect backdrop to what was about to transpire. The Flaming Lips, with their elaborate stage set up for over one hundred performers, were going to play their entire album entitled The Soft Bulletin with the Colorado Symphony led by conductor Andre de Ritter.

California Roots Festival 2016 | Review

The 7th annual California Roots Music and Arts Festival was held over Memorial Day weekend at the historic Monterey County Fair and Event Center at the South end of the Monterey Bay in central California.

Balkan Beat Box Release New Single

Balkan Beat Box celebrate a short stint of successful stateside dates that wrapped triumphantly this weekend with a packed out show at DC’s 9:30 Club (w/Yemenite sister trio A-Wa in support), having commenced with an equally shoulder-to-shoulder affair at NYC’s Irving Plaza on June 17th , with the release of their new single, “Shout It Out,” accompanied by a nifty skate n’ spray lyric video.

Al Basile Goes "Mid-Century Modern" on CD

Al Basile, whose previous albums have generated multiple Blues Music Award nominations, announces an August 19 release date for his latest CD, Mid-Century Modern, on Sweetspot Records.

Beats Antique Headlines Red Rocks

Celebrating ten prolific years with their tenth studio release, the Bay Area’s Beats Antique has prepared an epic cross-country tour leading through the New Year, taking the trio of David Satori, Sidecar Tommy, and Zoe Jakes between historic venues and festivals like Colorado’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre, New York’s Irving Plaza, Louisiana’s Voodoo Music + Arts Festival, and beyond.
 

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