The Bonnaroo SuperJam on June 17, 2023, masterminded by the incomparable Cory Wong, certainly went down as a monumental event in the music world. A constellation of brilliant artists illuminated the stage, engaging in a dynamic interplay of electrifying performances that kept the audience spellbound. A superbly curated setlist harmoniously interwove timeless classics with fresh, innovative tracks, achieving a pitch-perfect balance that delighted every listener.
Friday at Bonnaroo Music Festival 2023 in Manchester, Tennessee, brought a tidal wave of music, energy, and exhilaration. The festival grounds were once again teeming with enthusiastic music lovers, eagerly awaiting another day of outstanding performances from a diverse lineup of talented artists. From the thunderous beats of rock to the soulful melodies of R&B, Bonnaroo's second day delivered an unforgettable experience that will be etched in attendees' memories for years.
Levitate's signature summertime celebration of music and art is back for its 9th annual celebration this July 8, 9 & 10 at the Marshfield Fairgrounds! The largest iteration yet of the beloved homegrown festival, Levitate will bring its signature blend of world class artists and emerging local acts.
Guitarist extraordinaire Cory Wong announces the release of his eighth album of 2020. The Minneapolis, MN-based jazz funk virtuoso’s The Striped Album, arrives everywhere on Friday, October 23. The self-produced album finds Wong in typical giddy form. Ever the raconteur, Wong invites a variety of special guests to share in the merriment, including Kimbra, Tom Misch and blues great Joe Satriani whose feature on new song “MASSIVE” heralds today’s announcement.
Minneapolis-born Cory Wong, best known for his funky guitar work and touring worldwide playing his original music on the biggest stages, is sharing a rarely heard side of his musical personality with the the release of TRAIL SONGS: DUSK, one of two albums set to come out this summer. TRAIL SONGS: DUSK is the quieter of the two, comprised of seven contemplative, acoustic-based tunes that he wrote while lockdown was descending upon the world. TRAIL SONGS: DUSK is available at all DSPs now.
Jon Batiste and Cory Wong announced today’s release of Meditations. The collaboration is the result of three nights of raw improvisation in the studio and features performances from Nate Smith and Sam Yahel. Meditation relies on instinct alone. It is a cathartic, spontaneous record derived from the immediate musical and spiritual bond between Wong and Batiste with the intent to heal through music.