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Richie Havens: A Memory

[Thanks to Fred Coker for this very special story.] On Woodstock weekend in 1969, when my best mates were heading up to the Woodstock Music … Continued

Inaugural Sacred Rose Near Chicago August 26-28

It’s unclear whether any festival has made such a first-time splash as the inaugural Sacred Rose, set for August 26-28 with a pre-party August 25 … Continued

The Original Cannabis Crown with Joe Marcinek’s Dead Funk Summit

[Huge thanks to Drew Massey for the artwork!]  The Original Cannabis Crown is two-day celebration of cannabis culture, music, food, art, education, and more. There … Continued

GRiZ Announces Return of Another World for Halloween Weekend

Electronic producer, DJ, and saxophonist GRiZ will once again take over 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado, Halloween weekend for the second incarnation of Another World … Continued

The Motet: Cruisin’ into Autumn

Boulder’s mighty funk juggernaut The Motet have four more California shows left at the end of their summer-long run with George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic … Continued

Wolf Twin: Heather Gillis’ New Musical Vehicle

After her knockout set at Suwannee Rising in April, singer/songwriter and guitarist Heather Gillis told us she was planning to begin recording under a new … Continued

Moses Guest Squid Run 2022

[Jesse Darrow designed this great poster.] “Started in 1995 and named after founder Graham Guest‘s fifth-generation grandfather, Moses Guest, is a Texas-based, Southern rock band.” That … Continued

Urban Soil Preparing for 10-Year Anniversary Celebration

Back in 2015, photographer David Lee and I were fortunate enough to attend The BIG What? in Pittsboro, North Carolina, and even more fortunate to … Continued

Hot August Music Festival Returns to Oregon Ridge Park Saturday

Hot August Music Festival is back at Oregon Ridge Park in Cockeysville, Maryland, this Saturday, August 20, with another remarkable lineup!   The Revivalists   … Continued

Artist On the Rise GeminiiDRAGON Delivers Modern Blues With a Twist

The denizens of Louisiana’s rich music culture are legion. So, it takes an exceptional talent to stand out in a state where music is as … Continued

Road to Nowhere at Spread, Heads & Dead 08.07.22

The recent  show at Terra Fermata Tiki Bar in Stuart, Florida, was Spread, Heads & Dead: A Celebration of The Days Between, featuring Souljam covering … Continued

Unicorn Tea Party Heads for Harry Brown’s Farm in Stark ME

Stark, Maine, the home of Harry Brown’s Farm, is your destination Thursday through Sunday, August 18-21, for Unicorn Tea Party, featuring music, food vendors, craft … Continued

Guavatron at Jerry Garcia Birthday Bash at Guanabanas 07.31.22

Guanabanas Island Restaurant and Bar hosted the 7th annual Jerry Garcia Birthday Bash on Sunday, July 31. The outstanding lineup included two excellent Grateful Dead … Continued

Queen Jam Session Ready to Rock Charlotte August 19-21

There are 41 bands and musicians ready to rock Charlotte August 19-21 during The Queen City Jam Session, headlined by Greensky Bluegrass, Oteil & Friends, … Continued

North Beach Music Festival Daily Lineup Announced!

Last month, we were treated to the amazing lineup for the sophomore edition of North Beach Music Festival, which has been expanded to three days: … Continued

WMNF Trip Strip Announces Return of Freakin’ Dreamin’ Groovefest to Skipper’s Smokehouse

Freakin’ Dreamin’ Groovefest makes its return to Skipper’s Smokehouse in Tampa Saturday, August 27, with a great night of music, brought to you by WMNF’s … Continued

Brilliant Trio Anemoia Take Their Riveting Improvisational Grooves to the Northeast

Anemoia, a brilliant improvisational trio based out of Miami, will take their incredible sounds and energy on a four-night run into the Northeast, with shows … Continued

The Disco Biscuits: Basis for YOUR Day… of Music!

More deliveries on the way for The Disco Biscuits, whose motto is: “Fresh Biscuits to your door since 1995 – straight out of Philadelphia, PA.” … Continued

DO. NOT. MISS. The Motet at Telluride Jazz Festival!

The Motet roll into Telluride this weekend for two shows you DO NOT want to miss! This is the Boulder quintet’s debut at Telluride Jazz … Continued

Side Hustle: Shows in Southeast & Run with Andrew Scotchie & the River Rats

Jacksonville’s outstanding jam quartet Side Hustle will be heading out of state for a number of shows in September. Their two August dates find them … Continued