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Neil Young has released a new Fireside Sessions "Porch Episode" today on his Neil Young Archives. Today, Neil Young's "Fireside Sessions" returns with the launch of the Porch Episode. Go to his Neil Young Archives to stream the sixth session in his ongoing series of intimate livestreams. All previous Fireside Sessions are viewable only at NYA.
Kanye West has inked a new deal with Gap Inc to feature his Yeezy line of clothing in their retail stores and online via Gap.com. Aimed at young shoppers, the Yeezy-Gap line, which will offer items such as hoodies, basics, T-shirts and joggers, is expected to appear in Gap stores and on Gap.com in 2021, the two parties said. Read...
Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival will not take place this September 24-27, 2020 as originally rescheduled. All ticket holders will receive an email with info on how to roll your ticket over to the 2021 festival or receive a refund. View full statement here.
The California Honeydrops have announced a new EP, Just One More, And Then Some, due out June 26 on Tubtone Records The band will come together for a livestream celebration this Friday, June 26, at 7pm PT with a fully concert aired from Sweetwater Music Hall in Mill Valley, CA. The concert will feature two full sets, with free tickets...
Sudan Archives is the latest guest on NPR's Tiny Desk Concert. Watch below.
The trailer for the original Broadway production of Hamilton is now available to stream ahead of the production's release on Disney+ coming on July 3rd. "Hamilton" is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, R&B and Broadway, "Hamilton" has taken the story of American founding father Alexander Hamilton and created a...
Metallica will be continuing their Metallica Monday livestream series tonight with a show filmed at Etihad Stadium in Manchester, England on June 18, 2019. Check out the setlist below, and tune in below for the show at 8pm ET / 5pm PT or on YouTube when it becomes live. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mJje9Xpp5GE
The dates of Summerfest 2021 will be announced in the coming weeks.
Happy Birthday, Mike Gordon! 🌵 We've shared a lot of great moments with this Phish bassist over the years, and June 3rd, 2020 marks his 55th birthday and a good cause for celebration. So we ripped through our photo archive and found 55 unique shots showing the lovable bassist in action throughout the recent years, including shots from Phish shows,...
The Raconteurs have released a new live EP called LIVE AT ELECTRIC LADY, exclusively via Spotify and recorded in late 2019. The EP includes seven explosive live tracks recorded at the legendary New York City studio, showcasing favorites like "Level" and "Old Enough" alongside songs from last year's chart-topping HELP US STRANGER. In addition, LIVE AT ELECTRIC LADY features a...
Given that the live music scene has been on a major pause due to the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak, it's no secret at this point that promoters and event producers are looking for new, innovative ideas in how to salvage 2020 as a year where humans can still gather at least in some capacity. And the team working with The Miami...
Coming this June 27th and 28th is Porch Pride: A Bluegrass Pride Queer-antine Festival, a celebration of LGBTQ+ pickers, fans and allies coming together around the usual Pride celebrations that have been cancelled in the face of the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. Started as a side project of the California Bluegrass Association in 2017, Bluegrass Pride is now an internationally-recognized 501(c)(3)...
The organizers behind Telluride Jazz Festival have announced that "out of an abundance of caution and for the health and safety of all attendees, artists, staff and the community," this year's festival will be fully postponed and moved to August 2021. Most of the artists scheduled to perform have already signed on for next year's festival. Read a full statement...
David Guetta has announced he'll be hosting a livestream performance this coming Saturday, May 30th in New York to raise spirits and money for the Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City, Feeding America, the World Health Organization, and Fondation Hôpitaux de Paris - Hôpitaux de France. Guetta's performance will take place at one of New York City's most iconic locations,...
Faith No More have announced that this summer's European tour has been fully postponed to next year due to the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. You can see the rescheduled itinerary below. Faith No More 2021 European Tour June 7, 2021 Manchester, UK O2 Apollo June 8, 2021 Manchester, UK O2 Apollo June 9, 2021 Glasgow, UK O2 Academy June 11, 2021 Birmingham, UK O2 Academy June...
Following the recent passing of John Prine due to coronavirus COVID-19, the Prine family has announced they will be hosting "Picture Show: A Tribute Celebrating John Prine" this coming June 11 at 7:30pm ET / 4:30pm PT across multiple platforms, including John's YouTube and Facebook channels. Produced by the Prine family and Oh Boy Records, the tribute will feature family...
Betty Wright, the famous R&B singer who popularized the phrase, "No pain, no gain," has died as reported by TMZ. https://twitter.com/ChakaKhan/status/1256732073592668160?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw https://twitter.com/pitchfork/status/1259510463093706753 https://twitter.com/theglisted/status/1259479351718039553 https://twitter.com/tvonetv/status/1259521077740359681 This story is still developing...
Due to the continuing impact of COVID-19 on the Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA), DCPA Off-Center will postpone the world premiere immersive production Theater of the Mind, co-created by David Byrne and Mala Gaonkar. "Postponing this production, which has been many years in the making, is heartbreaking for everyone involved," said DCPA Off-Center Curator Charlie Miller. "But given...
Tune in today for a MASSIVE Disney on Broadway celebration benefitting the Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS organizations. The online webcast will raise money for Broadway Cares' COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund, which is helping everyone in the theater and performing arts community impacted by the pandemic. Ryan McCartan (Frozen, TV's Liv and Maddie) will host the stream live from his family's...
Donald Glover was teasing a new release a week back but pulled the website that was streaming the album, but last night at midnight the new LP was officially released nationally. He's calling the LP, 3.15.20, his first full-length release under his new Wolf+Rothstein imprint with RCA Records. You can stream it for free via his new website, and the...
On this week's new Grateful Dead archival pro-shot video release on their All The Years Live series, the band put up their "Truckin'" from the October 30th show as part of their eight-night Halloween run at Radio City Music Hall New York City during 1980. They've also released the "Heaven Help the Fool" from the same show and both...
The Big Ears Festival has announced it will be cancelling their 2020 festival set for the weekend of March 26 thru Sunday, March 29 due to COVID-19 coronavirus concerns. They will be offering refunds to all ticket purchasers and you'll want to watch your inbox for those details if you had purchased already. Just 48 hours ago, we were optimistic...
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Umphrey's McGee has been forced to postpone their Rockjavik run in Iceland due to coronavirus concerns. A letter was posted last night on their website which we've re-printed in full below. Bummer. 😷 Dear UM Family, Due to the evolving situation surrounding the coronavirus, and in alignment with the best practices laid out by the CDC and WHO, it is with...
Last night moe. rolled through Los Angeles on their West Coast tour and played a rager at the El Rey Theatre. Our friend Steve Rose was on hand to shoot the show and brought back this gallery for us to enjoy. Scroll down to see his shots... --Editor Here's the setlist from the show: moe. ~ 3/09/20 ~ El Ray Theatre...
The über power-trio Oysterhead reunited last night at Denver's 1STBank Center up in Broomfield, and we were blown away to see that finally some songs from the back catalog were incorporated into the setlist. The band kicked off the encore with "Voices Inside My Head" from The Police and then immediately dropped into a wild "46 Days" from the...
Parker's breezy new album, which mixes live music with vintage synthesizers, draws on R&B, early hip-hop, droning electronica, jazz-funk, Afropop and flailing '60s-rock solos. Been a big fan of this new Jeff Parker album. NPR's Fresh Air gave it a listen, too.
FORM Arcosanti recently announced that they will not be returning this May. We were fortunate to be able to attend last year and drew a huge amount of inspiration from the event, so this was a sad announcement to see for us. Hopefully they'll be returning some day soon. Read the announcement and see the 'gram below. For the past 6...
Justin Bieber has been in and out of the spotlight over the past few years, sometimes by choice and sometimes not, but he's back in 2020 with a new release, a huge set of tour dates, and last night he was the musical guest on Saturday Night Live with host RuPaul. You can watch his first single, "Yummy," below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b9DBJsXtays He was...
Just announced!: My Chemical Romance have been tapped as headliners for this year's Riot Fest 2020, returning to Chicago the weekend of September 11-13, 2020. I'd hurry to get three-day passes as soon as you can, because all the lineups this festival puts together as worthy of attention and this year looks to be no exception already. The news of My...
It's being reported today that Wes Wilson, inventor of the modern psychedelic poster design made famous in the heyday of Bill Graham and used extensively by Jefferson Airplane and the Grateful Dead, has passed away. The Capitol Theatre posted this small tribute earlier this morning. https://twitter.com/capitoltheatre/status/1221454151206547457 He was working up through his death and designing new poster art regularly, especially for the...
The legendary duo of Hall and Oates have announced a massive tour this summer and will hit almost every major metro in the United States along the way. They'll be joined on the shows with openers Squeeze and KT Tunstall. Head here to grab tickets once they start going on sale this weekend. Hall & Oates 2020 Tour Dates February 26 - Giant...
Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park has announced that the 4th Annual Suwannee Spring Reunion will now feature Greensky Bluegrass, Béla Fleck & The Flecktones, Sierra Hull, Ghost Light, and Jon Stickley Trio. The festival takes place Thursday through Sunday, March 19-22 at Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, FL and includes previously announced acts like Donna the Buffalo, Peter...
Courtney Barnett is playing the Wilco Sky Blue Sky Festival this weekend in Mexico, then comes over to the U.S. for a set of shows doing a "solo" thing and even supporting Brandi Carlile at The Ryman for two sold-out shows. Closing out the run on Valentine's Day, Barnett will be teaming up with the legendary Newport Folk Festival team...
Billie Eilish was rumored as the next artist to get the pleasure to record a Bond movie theme song, and today the announcement came officially from the 007 account promoting the new movie, No Time To Die. The title song will be performed by Billie and was written with her brother, Finneas. This means she is the youngest artist in history...
The String Cheese Incident have announced their annual Colorado Incidents with two-nights scheduled at Dillon Amphitheater on July 14-15 and a three-night run at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colorado the weekend of July 17-19. The band will welcome unique openers each night during the Red Rocks run, with Tower of Power on Friday, Papadosio on Saturday and Leftover Salmon...
MerleFest has announced the next round of artist additions for MerleFest 2020, which will be held April 23-26. Melissa Etheridge, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, The Marcus King Band, Christone "Kingfish" Ingram, and John Cowan will all be joining the already stellar lineup, which includes John Prine, Billy Strings, Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss and more. Head to their...
Looks like a legendary set of classic rockers will be forming up together as the Juke Box Heroes 2020 tour, featuring Foreigner, Kansas, and Europe delivering their hits for crowds from coast to coast this summer. Beginning the tour in in Albuquerque, NM on July 9th, the groups will hit all the major metros from California to New York, including...
The K-pop group MONSTA X has announced an upcoming North American tour for this summer, following up on their jaunt here in 2019 and continuing their pop music quest for domination. They'll be starting the tour in Minneapolis on June 2nd, and hitting major metros aong the way like Washington, D.C., New York City, Boston, Toronto, Chicago, Seattle, Denver, Phoenix...
Mac Miller's untimely passing continues to rock a good portion of the music world, and today his family announced that the fans would be getting one more chance to hear some new music from the fallen star in the form of a posthumous release called Circles. With the help of producer Jon Brion, the family was able to get through...
A favorite annual tradition for NOLA locals, Anders Osborne once again brought a diverse and riveting cast of special guests to The Big Easy for a pair of fiery performances this past weekend at Tipitina's. Steve Earle, G. Love, John Mooney, Big Chief Monk Boudreaux, Eric Benny Bloom, Helen Gillet and Leyla McCalla all graced the stage with the New...
Eddie Murphy was the host on this week's Saturday Night Live, his first time back on the show in a long, long time. To kick off the show, Murphy welcomed a who's who of black comedians who had hoped to get their pitches in for skit ideas on the show, including Tracy Morgan, Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle and Keenan...
Words by Justin Ward | Photos by Brian Ferguson Desert Daze Music Festival returned to California earlier this October, a perfect weekend of dry warm weather right on Lake Perris, and it still sticks with me as one of the best music festival weekends I've ever attended. I came away from the third day at the festival just in awe of...
This past Saturday, the New Orleans powerhouse quartet Dragon Smoke, featuring Eric Lindell, Ivan Neville, Stanton Moore and Robert Mercurio wrapped up their most recent US jaunt with their annual December throw down to a packed house at Tipitina's. New Orleans photographer Austin Briggs (Able Photography) was onsite to capture a few shots from the show for us as the...
Anyone have a few hundred thousand dollars lying around? You could have been the proud owner of a pair of sunglasses once owned by John Lennon, sold recently at a Sotheby's London auction for nearly $200,000. The specs were owned by Lennon's former chauffeur Alan Herring and "were likely made by Oliver Goldsmith and they were given to Lennon in...
Five Finger Death Punch was forced to cancel their show this evening in Duluth, Minnesota due to a "medical emergency with Jason Hook," who is the band's guitarist. The band was scheduled to play at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. The band encourages fans to stay tuned to FiveFingerDeathPunch.com for more information as it becomes available but right now there...
Jaco Pastorius was born on December 1st, 1951 and passed away much sooner than the music world would have hoped for. His genius is still mostly unparalleled in the world of electric jazz bass, and his work lives on today in YouTube clips and rare recordings of the brilliant musician. I first fully caught wind of his skills in...
Wilco have added to their spring 2020 North American tour dates following up the band's release of a new video for "Before Us," a track from their newest LP, Ode to Joy. This video was directed and filmed by Zoran Orlic at The Loft in Chicago during recording sessions for the album in early 2019. Watch it below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BIWSGlvnbkU Following their...
Bonnaroo is excited to announce that pre-sale GA, VIP and Platinum tickets for the 2020 event will be available on Black Friday, November 29 at 12 noon ET via Bonnaroo.com. This year, Bonnaroo is selling more tier 1 priced tickets, giving fans an even better chance at getting the best prices. The festival has incorporated many more changes and upgrades...
Skull & Roses Returns to California’s Legendary Ventura County Fairgrounds with Elevated Experiences and Expansive All-Star Lineup including Original Grateful Dead Drummer Bill Kreutzmann in Long-Awaited Return of Billy & the Kids and Much More Ventura, CA (November 12, 2019) Skull & Roses is a multi-day festival which celebrates the music and community that formed around iconic American rock band...
For the final set at this weekend's Camp Flog Gnaw, Tyler, The Creator came out as the final host and asked it he could welcome some friends to the stage. Lil Uzi Vert and A$AP Rocky came out first and had a minute on stage before the real surprise happened. Fans have been clamoring and hoping Frank Ocean would...

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