Couch Tour 2011 starts tonight. If you can't make it to the Broken Social Scene show at Terminal 5 in NYC tonight, Bowery Presents will be offering a webcast of the show starting around 9pm ET over at their YouTube channel. As far as I can recall, this is a... more
On Justin's strong recommendation (err...absolute insistence), I headed over to Governor's Island last night to check out Panda Bear. Despite being exhausted from a late-night on Friday, the outing alone could have been worth it just for the ferry ride over to Governor's. Not only was it an absolutely beautiful... more
Phish just kicked off Night I of their 4th of July Weekend festivities outside of Hotlanta. Our buddy Nelsorp is once again on the scene, so we hope to continue with some play-by-play updates. Plus, we're watching along with the usual crew of phans on twitter, like YEMblog, PhishTwit, OhKeePah... more
Just another Friday night with this band called Phish. Justin is off gallivanting at High Sierra, so I'm filling in with some setlist updates for tonight's Phish extravaganza from Charlotte. We've got some updates streaming in from Nelsorp and a few others, so stick with us or follow along with... more
We're just tuning into tonight's Phish show from Walnut Creek in Raleigh. Our buddy Patrick is sending us updates from the band's jaunt down south, so hopefully we'll hear more as the weekend progresses. Tune into the audio stream and follow along for tonight's setlist: Thursday, 07/01/2010 Time... more
The Tech and Music Industry blogs are abuzz today with a new and interesting patent that Apple has filed for a "Concert Ticket+" iPhone App for electronic ticketing. CrunchGear has a good explanation of the patent and what it purports to do: There are a number of potential benefits to... more
We've been keeping an eye out for updates on the Phish 3D movie, which will officially be released to theaters nationwide on April 30th. We recently posted the official trailer and the announcement about the advanced screenings on April 20th. Those advanced screenings have been sold out for a few... more
On Saturday night, I made the trek out to Montclair, NJ to catch a fantastic Wilco show at the classic and beautifully-renovated Wellmont Theatre. I was initially a bit annoyed that I couldn't just take a quick train to see Wilco. I've now had 8 months of being spoiled by... more
Lollapalooza 2010 Official Lineup: Soundgarden, Green Day, Lady Gaga, Arcade Fire, The Strokes, Phoenix
After months of speculation, rumors, and leaks, Lollapalooza has finally revealed its official 2010 lineup, confirming most of what we posted as initial rumors a couple months ago. At the top of the lineup is a reunited Soundgarden, along with Green Day, the controversial choice of Lady Gaga, up-and-coming French... more
All Good Music Festival 2010 Lineup Additions: Old Crow Medicine Show, Tea Leaf Green, The Bridge, Pimps of Joytime
The All Good Music Festival has announced yet another round of additions to its 2010 lineup, including: Old Crow Medicine Show, Tea Leaf Green, The Bridge, Donna Jean Godchaux Band w/Jeff Mattson, The Heavy Pets and The Pimps of Joytime.
Louisville, Kentucky's Forecastle Festival has announced its initial 2010 lineup, which includes the Flaming Lips, Widespread Panic, and Spoon as headliners. Now in its ninth year, the 2010 Forecastle fest will take place July 9 - 12 at Louisville's Waterfront Park. Forecastle Festival 2010 Lineup: The Flaming Lips Widespread Panic Spoon Bassnectar Drive-by Truckers Minus the... more
Remember that new upstate NY festival we mentioned a few weeks back, called the Big Up? Well, in a pragmatic response to Phish's recent summer tour announcement which includes shows at SPAC in upstate NY, the festival organizers have re-scheduled The Big Up from its original June 17-19 weekend to... more
Wilco just posted the following update to their Facebook page: "An Evening with WILCO. Live webcast next Tuesday from The Orpheum in Boston." Good times. As with previous webcasts, the show will be available at their website on the Roadcase page.
La Blogotheque strikes again with another intimate live video in their unique style, this time nabbing Wilco for an up-close and personal take on "Country Disappeared." Wilco - Country Disappeared - A Take Away Show from La Blogotheque on Vimeo. A serious score for La Blogotheque...keep 'em coming guys!
The Bear Creek Music Festival has announced another round of additions to its 2010 lineup, including: Umphrey's McGee (two sets), The London Souls (two sets), Saltwater Grass, The Soular System, Curious Circus, Lingo, and Papadosio. They've also added Pee Wee Ellis and Jans Ingber (formerly of the Motet) as "artists-at-large."... more
Mountain Jam 2010 Lineup Additions: Alison Krauss with Jerry Douglass, Ray LaMontagne, Steve Earle, Patterson & David Hood, Jackie Greene
The Mountain Jam Music Festival has announced additions to its 2010 lineup, including Alison Krauss & Union Station (featuring Jerry Douglas), as well as a number of special guests who will play "Levon Helm's 70th B-day Jubilee" including Warren Haynes, Ray LaMontagne, Steve Earle, Patterson & David Hood and Jackie... more
Toubab Krewe has expanded its Spring tour with some new dates throughout the Southern U.S., including a couple of shows during the New Orleans Jazz Fest, plus a few other festival slots like the all-new Hangout fest, McDowell Mountain fest in Arizona, and Vermont's own Festivus (whose 2010 lineup... more
A few weeks back, I caught a great Brothers Past show at Brooklyn Bowl (you can check out my original post with setlist, photos, and video here). But before BP kicked things off at Brooklyn Bowl, I actually had the pleasure of linking up with band members Tom Hamilton (guitar/vocals/laptop)... more
Remember that Phish 3D Movie we've been talking about since last Fall? Well, now we've got a trailer and some more details on official dates and advanced screenings. Check it: PHISH 3D - IN THEATERS APRIL 30TH from Phish on Vimeo. The official release date is now set for April 30th,... more
The New Pornographers have rolled out a slew of Spring and Summer tour dates in Europe and North America, including a few festival appearances at Primavera Sound, Sasquatch Music Festival and the End of the Road Festival. They've also started releasing material from their forthcoming album, Together, which is due... more
Newport Folk Festival 2010 Lineup: Levon Helm Band, John Prine, Andrew Bird, Avett Brothers, Yim Yames
Newport Folk Festival 2010 from Mike Anderson on Vimeo. The annual Newport Folk Festival has announced their 2010 lineup, releasing this artsy video above to celebrate the occasion. The three-day festival takes place July 30 - August 1 at Fort Adams in Newport, RI, and this year's lineup includes artists like... more
Gathering of the Vibes 2010 Line-Up from Vibe Tribe on Vimeo. The Gathering of the Vibes festival just released this video above officially rolling out their 2010 Lineup, which includes: Damian Marley and Nas, Primus, Jimmy Cliff, Rhythm Devils featuring Keller Williams, Umphrey’s McGee, Galactic, Jackie Greene, Robert Randolph... more
Phil, Bobby and the rest of the Furthur guys have released details and a lineup for their Northern Cali music festival, which is now set for May 28-30, 2010 at the Calaveras County Fairgrounds at Mountain Aire in Angels Camp, CA. In other Furthur news, according to a post on... more
All Good Music Festival 2010 Lineup Additions: Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi Band, Dr. Dog, The New Mastersounds
The All Good Music Festival just announced another round of additions to its 2010 lineup, including: Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi Band, Dr. Dog, SOJA, Everyone Orchestra, The New Mastersounds, Papadosio.