The Word Reunites for Holiday Run and Jamcruise

Robert Randolph, John Medeski and members of the North Mississippi All Stars will reunite as The Word for a two-show holiday run in December. They’ll play Dec. 30th at Philly’s Theatre of the Living Arts and then do a New Year’s Eve show at Terminal 5 in New York City. The Word is also on the lineup for the 8th Annual Jamcruise in January 2010. (via Jambands.com)

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