PHOTO RECAP: Wheels of Soul @ The Greek Theatre, LA 6.10.15...

Wheels of Soul, one of the summer tours already turning up the heat, hit L.A.’s Greek Theatre recently and more than lived up to...

PHOTOS: Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings @ The Pageant, St. Louis...

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings are in the midst of a national tour and our friend Jamie Schroeder was at the St. Louis show...

WATCH: Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings tell cancer to “Retreat” on...

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Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings brought it on Conan O'Brien last night, cancer be damned! http://youtu.be/z_reGr3Y1fw They're about to begin a national tour in...

#HEADY LINKS: Wil Blades, Stanton Moore, LCD Soundsystem live album, Pizza...

One of the B-3 masters in the Bay Area and a musician I am fortunate enough to see a ton of whenever I frequent...

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings Announce New Album Release Date in...

Rolling Stone just posted the latest from the Sharon Jones camp following the news a few months back that she needed to postpone her...

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings Announce Cancer Diagnosis, Tour & Album...

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings just sent out a press blast detailing some sad (but hopeful) news: Sharon Jones was just diagnosed with stage-one...

Forecastle Festival 2013 Lineup: Black Keys, String Cheese Incident, Animal Collective...

The lineup for the annual Forecastle Festival in Louisville was just announced! Holding down the top slots this year will be The Black...

FESTIVAL RECAP: Life is good Festival 2012

Words and Photos by Craig J. Sandor Good Weather, good vibes, good people, good times and all for a good cause (The 2012 Life is...

Life is Good 2012 Festival Lineup Announced

The lineup for the annual Life is Good festival dropped today! Set on Prowse Farm in Canton, MA on the weekend of September...

Bonnaroo 2012 Webcast Schedule Posted

The webcast schedule for this year's Bonnaroo Music Festival has been announced and posted on YouTube. It's effing stacked, too. For those...

THOUGHTS: Day One @ Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival 2011

Yesterday was a fantastic day down in Golden Gate Park for the first official day at the 2011 Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival, and I...

My Morning Jacket: New Dates (SF, LA, NYC), Videos from ACL...

Good news for My Morning Jacket fans just dropped in my inbox. While the band is coming off a triumphant headlining set on...

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings @ House of Blues 3/15/2011

Sharon Jones teaches us how to Camel Walk, do the Funky Chicken and Tighten Up; photos and video over at LMB NOLA.

Wakarusa 2011 Lineup Announced

The start of the 2011 festival season is already well underway for our friends that are rocking Jam Cruise, but the true festival season...

Tour Dates: Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings Release I Learned The...

I've had a huge appreciation for Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings from the first time I saw them at Outside Lands in 2008, and...

Newport Folk Festival 2010 Lineup: Levon Helm Band, John Prine, Andrew...

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=10298376&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=0&show_portrait=0&color=ffffff&fullscreen=1Newport Folk Festival 2010 from Mike Anderson on Vimeo. The annual Newport Folk Festival has announced their 2010 lineup, releasing this artsy video above to...

NPR’s SXSW 2010 Webcast Schedule: Local Natives, Sharon Jones, Spoon, Surfer...

NPR Music has rolled out its schedule of audio webcasts for SXSW 2010, including performances by Local Natives, Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings,...

Wanee Music Festival 2010 Lineup

The Wanee Music Festival has released its 2010 lineup, with the Allman Brothers Band unsurprisingly at the top of the bill for two nights...

Charlottesville’s Jefferson Theater to Open Nov. 27th

It has only been a few months since I made the move to Brooklyn from Charlottesville, so I thought I'd give a little Cville...

Setlist: Phish Festival 8, Day Two

Day two of Phish's Festival 8 is upon us. Check it out: Phish Festival 8, Indio, CA, Night Two 10/31/09: Set I: Sample in a Jar, The...

Phish Festival 8: Halloween Musical Costume and New Year’s Eve Confirmed

I just spoke to Justin who's on the scene at Festival 8. He was able to grab a playbill for tonight and it...

10KLF ’09 | 10,000 Lakes Music Festival Lineup

The lineup for the 2009 10,000 Lakes Music Festival was announced a while back while we were still on hiatus, and they announced a...

My End of Summer Music Tour | 20 Bands, 20 Nights

A month or two ago, I wrote a column forecasting some of the changes in the current state of live music and the path...

Sharon Jones Closes Out Summerstage

It was a rare kind of August Sunday in New York City. Sunny, comfortable with no humidity in the air. A perfect...

Sunday Free Show: Sharon Jones at Summerstage

Sunday is the final show of the 2008 Summerstage season. Wrapping up this twenty-third season of music are bands associated with Daptone Records,...

Lollapalooza 2008 | Staff Reviews

Even though I checked in briefly and dropped some thoughts on the first day of Lollapalooza, I really wanted to try and round up...

Lollapalooza 2008 | Day Two Preview

Now that Justin has properly filled everyone in on what to see at Lollapalooza Day 1, I'll take the reigns and give everyone some...

Voodoo Experience | 2008 Lineup Announced

The Voodoo Experience has announced its 2008 lineup celebrate its tenth year in existence. The annual New Orleans festival runs October 24 -26 and...

From the Pit | Mountain Jam Photos from Day 2

Saturday was going to be a long day. We planned on getting to the mountain in time to see Sharon Jones, whose set...

Mountain Jam 2008 | From the Mountain Recap and Photos, Day...

Day Two of Mountain Jam was a bit stormy for a time, but before that it was warm and sunny. After the storms...

iClips to Webcast Mountain Jam

I got to watch a bit of the iClips webcast of Summer Camp this past weekend -- I saw some of the Umphrey's McGee...

From the Pit: The 2008 Jammys

This is the first in a new series here at the Live Music Blog. I've tried to write conventional reviews of a show and it...

Virgin Mobile Festival 2008 | Full Lineup Announced

Sir Richard Branson and his Virgin Mobile Festival just announced and finalized their lineup for the 2008 event, which is set for August 9-10...

Monolith Festival | 2008 Lineup Announced

The Monolith Festival is back for its second year at the beautiful Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, CO. They've put together a pretty solid...

Outside Lands Festival | Daily Lineups Announced

We've already seen that big ass lineup for the inaugural Outside Lands Festival, but they've now released the daily artists lineups. They're making...

Austin City Limits | 2008 Lineup Announced

Perhaps you've had enough festival lineups to last you for the next few years, but here's yet another one worth checking out... The annual Austin...

Lollapalooza 2008 | Full Lineup Announced

So Perry Ferrel must not have liked all those little Lollapalooza lineup rumors and leaks from Jim DeRo. He apparently gave the industry...

Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival | Lineup Announced

The lineup just got announced for the inaugural Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival in San Francisco, CA. The festival will be August...

Dave Matthews Band and the Openers | 2008 Tour Dates

I'm chilling with my feet up this morning and conserving some energy for the big SXSW show tonight featuring The Whigs, Yo La Tengo,...

A Look Back at Langerado 2007 | Day One

Langerado 2008 is approaching quickly, folks. As this year's gathering expands to four-days, we thought it would be a good opportunity to...

Bonnaroo 2008 Lineup Announced

The Bonnaroo 2008 lineup just got announced late last night. The headliners of the festival are surprises to me -- I purposely avoided...

Mountain Jam 2008 Lineup Announced

The first sign of spring rolled in last week, as Mountain Jam (May 30 - June 1) announced their initial lineup. Each year,...

Coachella 2008 Lineup Announced

The lineup for Coachella 2008 just got posted. Jack Johnson, Portishead, and Roger Waters get the main headlining nods, with the Raconteurs, Kraftwerk...

Jam Cruise 6

Jammy jams jammin' on the Jamopen Seas jam jam jammy jam jam... The good folks over at Cloud 9 Adventures have put the finishing touches...

2007 Austin City Limits Music Festival | Partial Lineup Announced, Rumors

(5/10/07 update - the full lineup has been announced) There were 15 artists revealed for the 2007 Austin City Limits Music Festival lineup (through...

Langerado 2007 | Media Round-Up: Downloads, Photos, and Videos, Oh My!

(updated again on 3/27/07) Although it's been a few days since I returned from Langerado, and I'm still letting all of what happened there truly...

2007 Langerado Music Festival

The lineup for Langerado 2007 is going to be announced any second now, and the boys over at Glide have it on good authority...

2006 Bumbershoot Lineup Announced

We had the dates for you a long time ago, and finally we've got an early look at Seattle's Bumbershoot lineup later this year... 2006...