One of the biggest jam band festivals of the summer kicked off yesterday. Mountain Jam, held at Hunter Mountain in New York, is curated by guitarist/singer Warren Haynes, who is front man of Gov’t Mule, […]
Warren Haynes keeps a busy schedule: He’s one-half of the guitar team in the Allman Brothers Band, he leads his own group Gov’t Mule, he has a solo band, and he occasionally plays solo acoustic […]
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Playing the part of “Mr. Mardi Gras,” Allen Toussaint, at one point, tossed into the crowd souvenirs from his hometown of New Orleans. But it’s his treasure trove of music that makes a night with Allen Toussaint special.
The sweep and scope of Toussaint’s set is like a history lesson in New Orleans jazz, blues and R&B. His gentlemanly charm and wonderful stories make it accessible. And the danceable, irresistible rhythms are omnipresent. Performances are loaded with his many hit songs, like “Mother-In-Law,” “Yes We Can Can,” “Southern Nights, ” and, famously covered by Jerry Garcia, “Get Out Of My Life Woman.”
Jerry Garcia led the Grateful Dead through massive epiphanies of rolling thunder and took his place among the giants of American music. He would have turned 70 years old yesterday. Start with these classic tracks: […]
Members of the Grateful Dead will look to keep the good vibes coming when they perform during the 17th annual Gathering of the Vibes festival at Bridgeport’s Seaside Park in Connecticut from July 19-22. But, […]
[photogallerylink id=107648 align=left]Heads up dead heads – The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum is opening an exhibit on the [mp3com-artist]Grateful Dead[/mp3com-artist]! I think I just heard an old hippie in the next cubicle […]
The 1977 documentary The Grateful Dead Movie will once again grace the big screen. The film has not been available in wide theatrical distribution since its initial release over 30 years ago. The rereleased version […]
August 9, 2010 marks the 15 year anniversary of legendary musician and Grateful Dead co-founder [lastfm]Jerry Garcia[/lastfm]’s death. As a way to honor his musical and community legacy, the gifted musicians on this compilation have […]
The San Francisco are going all out in their tribute to [lastfm]Jerry Garcia[/lastfm]. August 9th will be the 15th anniversary of Jerry Garcia’s birthday. They will start the evening with Dead cover bands, [lastfm]Bob Weir[/lastfm] […]
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