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In this its fifth incarnation, the BeachLife Festival, May 3 to 5, brought a splendid mingling of ocean vibes, colorful people and unique, multi-genre mélange of music to the Seaside Lagoon at Redondo Beach, Calif.

Today, the titans of American classic rock ZZ Top and Lynyrd Skynyrd have announced additional appearances of their joint co-headlining tour – The Sharp Dressed Simple Man Tour – adding two stops in Colorado on Friday, September 27 at Blue Arena in Loveland, CO (Lynyrd Skynyrd to close) and Saturday, September 28 at Sunset Amphitheater in Colorado Springs, CO (ZZ Top to close).  The tour kicked off last Friday, March 8 at Enmarket Arena in Savannah, GA and will continue with

On Thursday, January 11th, the Shrine Expo Hall in Los Angeles was transformed into a treasure trove of rock and roll, pop culture, and American history. The occasion was a special one-day exhibition of the collection of Jim Irsay, owner of the N.F.L.'s Indianapolis Colts and a passionate collector of music memorabilia, American pop culture, and historical artifacts.

The Declaration of Independence. Rocky Balboa’s boxing boots. Instruments used by members of the Beatles. John F. Kennedy’s rocking chair. These are just a few of the items I saw last Thursday night at the Jim Irsay collection at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Jim Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, has amassed an incredible assortment of relics that would make Indiana Jones blush.

As we celebrate the 74th birthday of William Frederick "Billy" Gibbons, the legendary guitarist and vocalist of ZZ Top, it's a perfect time to delve deeper into his extraordinary career and the band's influential discography. Billy Gibbons, a true icon in the world of rock and blues, has left an indelible mark on music with his distinctive playing style and charismatic stage presence.

Billy Gibbons: The Guitar Innovator

With so many high-profile tours and new releases competing for our attention in the early half of Summer 2023, it’s more than forgivable if you’ve let a few of them get by you. (We here at Grateful Web certainly feel the ‘crush of the new’, and we sense all too well the summer shooting by, bullet-wise. Y’know, sometimes, we just have to shoot backward to catch up!) However, one rock album that you shouldn’t let slip off your personal radar – especially if your head and heart favor a well-percolated mixture of Classic and progressive rock, blues, jazz and folk – is Peace.

“That Little Ol’ Band From Texas” has been at it for well over a half century, delivering rock, blues and boogie on the road and in the studio to millions of devoted fans. With iconography as distinctive as their sound, ZZ TOP is virtually synonymous with beards, hotrod cars, spinning guitars and that magic keychain, all of which transcend geography and language.



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Born & Raised Music Festival, the new Outlaw, Texas and Red Dirt country music and camping experience from AEG Presents, has revealed the daily lineups for its 2021 inaugural experience.

Two-time Blues Music Award nominees The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band, often referred to as “the greatest front-porch blues band in the world,” has announced they will tour with “That ;Little Ol’ Band from Texas” — ZZ Top. The Big Damn Band has announced a run of dates with the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers for the fall as well as their own tour.

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