Weekly Roundup

Scott is Still a Trainwreck
Sources say Stapp was “antagonistic, boisterous and pissed off.”

Lollapalooza 2006 Info, Lineup Coming Soon
Festival to double in size this year…YAY! (not)

Phil Lesh & Friends at the Beacon (Night One) by Brian Mundy
Chalk one up for another great Phil and Friends lineup. I hope that, like the Q, this one sticks around for a while because the folks who dismiss a lineup like this because it doesn’t have any established (at least, in most jamband circles) heavyhitters are going to eventually come around.

Phil Lesh & Friends at the Beacon (Night One) by David Goldstein
On one hand, Phil deserves credit for attempting to skirt the ‘nostalgia act’ tag by infusing his shows with high degrees of improvisation as well as songs that a sizable portion of his audience might not be familiar with. But the sad reality is that he can’t have it both ways; nobody is paying upwards of fifty bucks to hear Phil run through the Ryan Adams songbook, and certainly not with a group whose concept of improvisation consists of aimless soloing over a solitary tempo.

Live Music Blog Podcast #034 – Lymbyc Systym and Tea Leaf Green


Rolling Stones to Play Copacabana Beach
Roll over, bossa nova. The Rolling Stones will take over Rio de Janeiro’s famed Copacabana Beach Saturday (Feb. 18) for what promises to be a historic rock’n'roll extravaganza. Organizers expect more than 1 million people to fill the beach area for the free concert by the aging but still agile rockers — one of the biggest crowds ever for a rock show.

Live Music Blog Feed Update
Peep that sidebar, yo!

STS9 & Toubab Krewe Shake the House of Blues

Trey Looks Like Justin and Justin Looks Like Trey
Not any longer…

New Orleans Jazz Fest 2006 Lineup Announced

The Hawk Winter Music Festival in Chicago

Green Apple Music Festival Lineup Update

2006 Langerado Music Festival Schedule Posted

Scott Stapp and Kid Rock are Porn Stars
The company has launched a 40-second preview clip of the 45-minute tape at the Web sites KidRockSexTape.com and ScottStappSexTape.com and says it plans to release the entire video at some point this year.

2006 Summer Camp Music Festival Lineup Additions
Count Tea Leaf Green in–HELL YES.

Electric Apricot: Quest for Festeroo Dates Announced

Umphrey’s McGee Safety in Numbers Preview
Download “Liquid” until someone tells me to take it down…

Jerry & Yahoo News