High Sierra 2019: Late Nights Announced, More Artists TBA

high sierra 2019 late nights announced
A slew of new artists just got added to this year's High Sierra Music Festival, once again returning to the fairgrounds in Quincy, California...

PHOTO RECAP: Arroyo Seco Weekend 2017

Goldenvoice's Arroyo Seco Weekend Festival wrapped up last weekend, and our friend Jim Brock went and covered both days (June 24th & 25th) giving...

PHOTOS: The Annual Namm Jam 2014 with The Meters Experience @...

The Mint’s annual NAMM Jam is a raucous Meters infused affair, and this year was no different. The core of original Meters guitarist (and...

#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...

FESTY PREVIEW: Equifunk 2013 (The All Inclusive Funk Festival)

Boasting the kind of ferocious funk collaborations you’d expect to find in New Orleans during Jazzfest, as opposed to the remote Pocono Mountains of...

RECAP / PHOTOS: Stanton Moore, Wil Blades & Leo Nocentelli @...

Stream / Download this show here Stanton Moore kicked off his 3rd summer residency at the The Mint (aka, "the best little club pound-for-pound” per...

CONCERT RECAP: Dragon Smoke @ The Mint LA 12/12/12

Certain celestial alignments skip decades, if not lifetimes, or at a minimum, involve covering great distances at greater expense. Think solar eclipses, Comet Hale-Bopp...

RECAP / PHOTOS: Equifunk 2012, The All-Inclusive Music Festival

Equifunk was a funkin' blast! What a way to design a music festival! From the moment of arrival people settled in to their sleep-away/summercamp...

PHOTOS / VIDEO: Garage a Trois @ High Sierra 2012

You've already seen some of the stellar Aaron Fortin photos and recaps from this year's High Sierra Music Festival, but one set that I...

LMB LA: Stanton Moore July Residency @ The Mint

WHO: Stanton Moore Residency WHEN: Every Wednesday in July (except July 4th) WHERE: The Mint LA @ 6010 West Pico Blvd. TICKETS: $18 Presale $20 Door As...

TICKET GIVEAWAY: Robert Walter, Stanton Moore and Jonathan Freilich @ The...

WHO: Robert Walter, Stanton Moore (Galactic) and Jonathan Freilich WHEN: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 WHERE: The Mint LA, 6010 West Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90035 TICKETS:...

PREVIEW: High Sierra 2012 Artist Playshops

High Sierra is less than four weeks away and our groups' camp plans are slowly crystallizing, but until yesterday there was one large part...

LMB LA: Robert Walter Settles in for June Residency @ The...

WHO: Robert Walter and Special Guests WHAT: Four-Week Residency WHEN: Every Wednesday in June WHERE: The Mint LA, 6010 West Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90035 TICKETS: 4...

Royal Potato Family Jazz Fest Artist Schedule

The Royal Potato Family imprint is always well-represented on the Jazz Fest late night scene and this year is certainly no exception. With artists...

VIDEO: Dragon Smoke “Injuns, Here Dey Come” @ Tipitina’s – 4/21/12

The rare Dragon Smoke headlined Tipitina’s Uptown on Saturday night (after opening band Sol Driven Train with George Porter Jr.), making their 2nd appearance...

PHOTOS: Luther Dickinson and Friends @ Maple Leaf Bar 2/10/12

The term "Superjam" can get thrown around a bit around here, but the minute I glanced at the listing of local players gathering around...

PHOTOS: Dragon Smoke @ Tipitina’s Uptown 12/2/11

Like many local super groups, Dragon Smoke, a New Orleans group made up of Robert Mercurio, Stanton Moore, Ivan Neville and Eric Lindell, formed...

Save Porter Batiste Stoltz: A Throwdown at The Howlin’ Wolf

And so the folks at SavePBS.org and The Howlin’ Wolf have put together a serious evening of music to help with the cause, this...

Stanton Moore Trio @ Brooklyn Bowl, 9/23/10

Photos by Rob Chapman, Words by Alex Borsody The Stanton Moore Trio joined by Anders Osborn brought a packed house to Brooklyn Bowl last Thursday...

Video: Stanton Moore Drum Solo from Jazz Fest

I've been a bit busy and radio silent over the past few days as I continue to get settled in my new place and...

Garage a Trois 12/19/09 at Bowery Ballroom, NYC

On a wintry Saturday night here in NYC, I was lucky enough to catch the latest version of Garage a Trois at the...

New DVD: Marco Benevento and Friends – Live in NYC, The...

Back in early 2008, Marco Benevento set-up a Thursday night residency at Sullivan Hall that featured a series of killer combos and collaborations including:...

Jam Cruise 8 Lineup Announced

The lineup for Jam Cruise 8 was announced earlier this week, and it's really quite impressive as always. Departing Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Jam...