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Blues Traveler Announces Spring 2020 Tour

Coming off a much-needed break from touring most of last year, Blues Traveler is ready to hit the road again with an extensive spring tour … Continued

Concert Review: Cory Asbury Comes Alive at South Florida Fair

It was an exceptional and uplifting night of music as Christian rocker Cory Asbury played in front of a packed house at the South Florida … Continued

Hometeam New Year’s Rally: A Family Affair

This year’s Hometeam New Year’s Rally (December 27-29) in Lakeland, Florida, was an intimate, very close-to-home event with all but two of the two dozen … Continued

Climbing Up the Walls: A Tribute to Radiohead

Climbing Up the Walls: A Tribute to Radiohead will debut at Dunedin Brewery on Sunday, March 15. Musicians from at least seven Tampa area bands … Continued

Suwannee Rising: Overwhelming Evidence

Suwannee Rising has announced the lineup for the sophomore event April 16-18 at Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida. Those familiar … Continued

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival Announces Massive 2020 Lineup

The iconic New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is back for its 51st incarnation with a full daily lineup announcement that includes headliners The Who, … Continued

The Bongos Are Back and Ready to Celebrate 2020!

Oh, yes! They are back!   The Bongos have three shows lined up, the first one Friday, January 17, at House of Independents in Asbury … Continued

Gettin’ Ready to Funk Things Up with The Motet

Looking for funk and dance in equal measures? Look no further than The Motet, the septet from Denver entering their fourth decade in the business. … Continued

Gov Ball 2020: Tame Impala, Missy Elliot, Stevie Nicks & More

The Governors Ball Music Festival is a longstanding music and arts festival that takes place on Randall’s Island in New York City. This year they … Continued

Lotus: Off the Boat and on to Chicago, and Richmond, and…

The Lotus boys rocked the New Year at Rams Head Live in Annapolis, then jumped on Jam Cruise for a brilliant week. Now they’re ready … Continued

The Infamous Stringdusters: Fillin’ Out Their Dance Card

You think you’re busy? Just check out the tour dates below for The Infamous Stringdusters, who welcomed 2020 at The National in Richmond. Thursday, January … Continued

This Is How You Do It: 30 Years of Van Touring with Mike Dillon

How do you celebrate 30 years of touring in the van? If you’re the Vibraphone Destroyer, you tour, of course! Mike Dillon had an amazing … Continued

Women of Fingerstyle Guitar During Winter NAMM

One of the great events in conjunction with this year’s Winter NAMM takes place Thursday, January 16, at The Parish at House of Blues Anaheim. … Continued

Spring Reunion adds Béla Fleck and others

Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park (SOSMP) is thrilled to announce that Greensky Bluegrass, Béla Fleck and the Flecktones, Sierra Hull, Ghost Light, Jon Stickley … Continued

Tire Fire: Bluegrass Fusion from Florida and Georgia

Photos courtesy of Bryan Edward Creative and Jon Shlanger What do you get when you combine three Georgians with three Floridians? Sounds like bluegrass fusion … Continued

Spafford Winter Tour Goes Coast to Coast

Spafford are set for a huge winter tour that will spill into spring, beginning Wednesday, January 15, at White Oak Music Hall in Houston. The … Continued

Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe Crank Up Election Year Winter Edition 2020 Tour

Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe just crushed their sets on Jam Cruise 18 (January 7-12) and are read to embark on their Election Year Winter Edition … Continued

The New Deal Do Colorado and a Run with Umphrey’s McGee

After a great fall tour, The New Deal are back on the road, first with five shows in Colorado, beginning tonight (Tuesday, January 14) at … Continued

Jam Cruise 18: The (very) Short Version

As always, we are indebted to Jam Cruise and Cloud 9 for use of their photos. Thanks to photographers Jason Charme, Michael Emanuele, Jesse Faalz, … Continued

Lifestyle Challenges for Musicians: What Can Be Done?

It’s easy to tick off the names of prominent musicians who have died of drug abuse or mental health issues. Hank Williams, Elvis Presley, Jimi … Continued