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Game of Thrones will premiere their first episode from Season 8 this upcoming Sunday, and ahead of that they've announced an "official" album of sorts featuring music inspired by the series. We had an inkling that they had already gotten The Weeknd, SZA and Travis Scott to put something together on this, and there's a lot of hip hop here...
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Disco surf-rockers The B-52's have officially been out there making music for 40 years now, and not to let any good opportunity for celebration and honoring their long legacy get away, the group has announced a set of 40th Anniversary Tour Dates for 2019. See below for the full list and itinerary which will kick off on May 4th in...
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King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard have released a new scorching rocker, "Planet B." It's basically a death metal track. Check it out above. Okay so it's not death metal, but it's very much an obvious King Gizzard song. At this point there's simply no one else that sounds like them. And the video ... is... insane. It begins with...
zz top 50th anniversary tour
ZZ Top has announced a big set of tour dates to celebrate their 50th anniversary as a band. They've recruited fellow classic rockers Cheap Trick for part of the tour and southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd for some of the other dates which you can see below. ZZ Top 50th Anniversary Tour Aug. 16 – Ridgefield, WA – Sunlight Supply Amphitheatre* Aug. 17 –...
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The Raconteurs officially reunited on stage this past weekend as Jack White's Third Man Records held their 10th Anniversary bash in Nashville, Tennessee. Today the band has announced they're going on a huge tour to promote their upcoming LP, Help Us Stranger. Check out the newly added dates below. They'll be kicking the tour off on July 12th in Detroit, Michigan...
Tedeschi Trucks Band
Tedeschi Trucks Band just announced a massive show for their 2020 tour itinerary: on 1 February, 2020, TTB will make their debut performance at The SSE Arena, Wembley in London. Wow, that is a big one. They go on to say that it's a big one but it will be "TTB's only show in the UK or Europe in 2020" and...
Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke was a part of the Minimalist Dream House show tonight in Paris at the Philharmonie de Paris. Yorke was joined by Katia & Marielle Labéque for a performance of a new song called "Gawpers," which you can see below. https://youtu.be/lTdVRcFuoTE He also played his Suspiria soundtrack and was joined by Bryce Dessner from The National and French composer...
solange out of coachella 2019
Solange has just been removed from this year's Coachella Music & Arts Festival due to "major production delays" as cited by the Coachella Twitter account. Sadly we don't get much condolence here with the statement saying that "she sends her sincerest apologies, and looks forward to performing at Coachella in the future." https://twitter.com/coachella/status/1115041622297694208 Bummer. We were looking forward to this one. The show...
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Attendees were treated to a half-hour long documentary featuring interviews with the group and their famous peers about the band's history
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Prog rock legends King Crimson have announced that they're making their entire catalog available for streaming via Spotify soon. At a press event in London on Saturday, King Crimson manager David Singleton announced that the band’s entire studio-album catalog will soon launch on Spotify. Describing the move as part of an "outreach year" for the band, Singleton said the albums...
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The Raconteurs have made their first live appearance in many years at the Third Man Records anniversary party. The foursome of Jack White, Brendan Benson, Jack Lawrence, and Patrick Keeler came and busted out some old stuff and previewed some of the new tunes they've been working on from their Help Us Stranger LP which is due out on...
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Ghosts of the Forest are in our nation's capital tonight for a show at Washington, D.C.'s The Anthem. The band lead by Phish frontman Trey Anastasio features Jon Fishman, Jennifer Hartswick, Celisse Henderson, Tony Markellis, and Ray Paczkowski are now on show #3 and they've played two shows ahead of this (in Maine and Pennsylvania). Based on the second night's setlist,...
bill murray shows up at infamous stringdusters
Bill Murray is no stranger to a good jam and has frequently been known to the Grateful Dead community as a Deadhead -- he was even at their Fare Thee Well performances -- and recently it looks like he's passing some of his mojo along to one of the newer comers in the jamband scene, The Infamous Stringdusters. The band...
Tedeschi Trucks Band @ Greek Theatre LA 6.10.15 © Jim Brock/LIVE music blog
Tedeschi Trucks Band have announced they will be returning to the Beacon Theatre in New York for their annual residency this fall. The dates they have reserved are September 27-28, October 1-2, and 4-5, which will be mostly TTB but they will be welcoming openers and other guests on October 1st-2nd. The band confirmed that lineup this AM: Tedeschi Trucks Band 2019...
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The 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees are Stevie Nicks, Janet Jackson, The Cure, Radiohead, Roxy Music, The Zombies, and Def Leppard. With appearances by Harry Styles, Janelle Monae, Don Henley, Brian May, David Byrne, Simon Le Bon & John Taylor, Trent Reznor, Stevie Van Zandt, Ian Hunter, and Susanna Hoffs. The 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame...
After word was out that Mick Jagger needed to get surgery and the Rolling Stones would need to postpone their entire set of 2019 tour dates, fans were rightfully worried and have been watching the news closely to see how things would turn out. Thankfully, the news we're seeing is good -- Billboard has reported that Mick Jagger has completed his...
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~ NIGHT #3 D.C. SETLIST/STREAM ~ Ghosts of the Forest played Philadelphia last night for their second night playing together ever. The band lead by Phish frontman Trey Anastasio features Jon Fishman, Jennifer Hartswick, Celisse Henderson, Tony Markellis, and Ray Paczkowski. The band made their official live debut playing at the State Theatre in Portland, Maine on Thursday, April 4th, and...
phil announces free shows this weekend at terrapin
"Songs To Phil The Air" and "Stories & Songs" are back!!! Join us in the Beach Park at Terrapin Crossroads this weekend, on both Saturday & Sunday. This Saturday, April 6th, Phil Lesh will welcome his song Grahame Lesh, Alex Koford, and Mike Pascale to perform a set of music beginning at 3:30pm for the first "Songs To Phil The Air"...
phish night at fenway park announced for 2019
Phish will be playing Boston's Fenway Park as part of their 2019 summer tour, and it looks like the team is all for it in more ways than one. The Boston Red Sox and Fenway Park just announced their very own Phish Night set for Monday, June 24th when the Red Sox play the Chicago White Sox. Pardon Me, Doug...
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Trey Anastasio debuted a new side project last night called Ghosts of the Forest in Portland, Maine. Featuring band members of some of his other creative endeavors like Phish and Trey Anastasio Band, including Jon Fishman, Jennifer Hartswick, Celisse Henderson, Tony Markellis, and Ray Paczkowski, the new project leans heavily on soulful compositions with an emotional center we don't...
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The Avett Brothers have announced that they're teaming up with Cloud 9 Adventures for the 3rd ever The Avett Brothers At The Beach destination vacation festival, set for the end of February (2/27-3/2) next year at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Ticketing on-sale information and a full lineup will be coming soon. The Avett Brothers...
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The Lumineers have announced their new album, III, set for release on on September 13th through Dualtone. The band will be slamming busy all summer ahead of it with performances at Hangout Music Festival, Bonnaroo, Fuji Rock, Woodstock 50, Osheaga, Outside Lands and Sea Hear Now Festival (among other dates in metros in between). Here's the tracklist for the new...
Ghosts of the Forest debut @ State Theatre Portland, ME © Jake Wisdom/LIVE music blog
Tonight was the official public unveiling of Ghosts of the Forest, a new side project from Phish frontman Trey Anastasio. Assembling an amazing band of frequent collaborators to back him up here, including fellow Phish mate Jon Fishman, and fellow Trey Anastasio Band collaborators Jennifer Hartswick, Celisse Henderson, Tony Markellis, and Ray Paczkowski, the band's first show sounded incredibly polished,...
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The team at Made Event, the producers behind Electric Zoo Festival, have released the lineup for ELECTRIC ZOO: EVOLVED. For its 11th edition at Randall’s Island Park in NYC – taking place over Labor Day Weekend August 30 & 31, September 1 – festival attendees can expect a bigger and better star-studded lineup featuring dance music titans of the likes...
Sad news for Ozzy Osbourne fans was just announced: OZZY OSBOURNE will postpone all his 2019 tour dates, inclusive of shows in North America and Europe, as he recovers from an injury sustained while dealing with his recent bout of pneumonia. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Grammy®-winning singer and songwriter and 2019 Grammy® Special Merit Award...
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Vampire Weekend has released official audio of two new tracks off their upcoming Father of the Bride LP. The two tracks are undoubtably a further progression of this band's song writing abilities and I'm digging all the extra instrumentation and noises on these tracks. I hear strings, I hear electronics.... and I hear lead singer Ezra Koenig really making some...
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The National has released an official video for their new single, "Light Years." Check it out above... They released a new track recently called "You Had Your Soul with You," and the band will be staging a series of intimate concerts starting this month to help promote the release of their new LP, I Am Easy To Find.
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Lotus will be playing Brooklyn Bowl in New York City this weekend and they've just announced that they're partnering up with Relix to offer up free webcasts from the show. On Thursday, April 4th the band will be doing their Talking Heads Deconstructed set with special guest Gabriel Otto for their first set and a set of original Lotus compositions...
Holy Ghost! have announced a new album due out this June 21st called Work which will be released on West End Records. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bvyy1d4lZGc/ The electronic dance duo has also shared a new track called "Escape From Los Angeles," which is v funky. Check it out below. https://youtu.be/x_U3gXRkvZc
Trey Anastasio is the middle of a media blitz this week getting ready for the launch of his Ghosts of the Forest side project in Portland, Maine. The first single from that new project was released earlier this week. He's also looking deeper into the month and seeing what's on tap for TAB, his solo band project, and it looks...
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STS9 has announced the dates and theme for this year's two-night run at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colorado. The band will present the run as Push The Sky and will definitely be welcoming additional performers to the lineup as it gets closer. The Red Rocks appearances have been staples of the band's summer tours for years now and they...
Trey Anastasio sat down for a lengthy chat with Patrick Doyle in an article that was just published on Rolling Stone. In the interview, Trey details out some more of the inspiration behind his new Ghosts of the Forest project that will be playing their first shows this week. It’s my job to do something new and to progress. It’s...
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The lineup for this year's Made In America Festival has been announced. Set to return to Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia over Labor Day weekend, this year's festival will be headlined by Travis Scott and Cardi B, with LIVE faves like James Blake, Kaskade, Anderson .Paak, Kaytranada, and Freddie Gibbs & Madlib all joining them on the lineup in smaller font. Check out the full...
Trey Anastasio @ The Observatory LA © Steph Port Photos
Trey Anastasio Band will be at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail, CO on Mon, August 12 and Tue, August 13. Tickets will be available through a real-time presale beginning Wed, April 3 at 10AM MT and ending Thu, April 4 at 10PM MT at http://treytickets.shop.ticketstoday.com/. Tickets go on sale Fri, April 5 at 10:00AM MT at trey.com/tour.
Trey Anastasio has released the first full track from the Ghosts of the Forest project, the self-titled track "Ghosts of the Forest." Scroll down to listen to it right away, it's definitely something Phish fans will really appreciate. As we got a little sense of from that Rolling Stone article that recently got tossed around, this is definitely a psychedelic...
amendola vs blades recorded a new album with skerik and jeff parker
Wil Blades & Scott Amendola, aka Amendola Vs. Blades, recently rolled up and down the West Coast to play some shows and they finished off with a few shows with special guests Skerik of Garage a Trois and numerous other projects that bear his name and Jeff Parker of Tortoise. Turns out it wasn't only to play some shows but to record some...
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Willie Nelson is famous for putting on incredible shows down in the state of Texas that celebrate his home, and today's announcement of his 4th of July Picnic & Fireworks show set for Austin360 Amphitheater at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas on July 4th looks to add to that legacy quite nicely. Joining Willie Nelson & Family will...
Benefit for Creative Music Studio
#COUCHTOUR! #JUSTANNOUNCED! Tune in this Wednesday April 3rd to watch and support a Benefit for Creative Music Studio live from Brooklyn Bowl featuring a "One Night Only" performance by Billy Martin, Cyro Baptista, Dave Harrington, Fay Victor, Ingrid Sertso, Joe Russo, Jonathan Goldberger, Karl Berger, Ken Filiano, Marc Ribot, Marshall Allen, Oteil Burbridge, Peter Apfelbaum, Robert Walter, Steven Bernstein, and...
UPDATE 5/16 - The Rolling Stones have rescheduled their 2019 No Filter Tour Dates! The Rolling Stones recently broke hearts nationally when they announced they would need to put their upcoming 2019 tour on hold, and it turns out they were somewhat quiet about what was happening with Mick Jagger's health that caused the poostponement. The Drudge Report has revealed that...
Acclaimed Australian producer Flume has confirmed his first and only North American headline performance of the year: Flume & Friends with JPEGMAFA and slowthai at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, CO on Tuesday, August 6. ICYMI, he released his first official single "Friends" last week which you can hear here. More special guests to be announced soon. He's promising to bring a...
Weezer is the latest guest on NPR's awesome series Tiny Desk Concert. Known for meticulously produced — and electric — live shows, frontman Rivers Cuomo and the rest of the band settled in behind the Tiny Desk for an entirely acoustic set without the in-ear monitors, click track or vocal separation they usually employ to stay locked-in and tight for...
Multi-platinum global superstar Khalid has announced his 2019 North American headline dates for "Khalid Free Spirit World Tour" in support of his upcoming sophomore album Free Spirit due out soon via Right Hand Music Group / RCA Records. Produced by Live Nation, the North American tour kicks off in Phoenix, AZ on June 20th and will take Khalid across...
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Widespread Panic just finished off their three-night run at the Durham Performing Arts Center in North Carolina. Make sure you tune in all weekend to follow along live with the stream here or check out the setlists on PanicStream.com as they roll in. Scroll down to see the final setlist of the run. Widespread Panic @ Durham Performing Arts Center, North Carolina...
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Dave Matthews has had a busy year so far on the road with his band and tonight he's making a different sort of appearance as the voice of a bartender on The Simpsons. They shared a little screen cap showing Homer sitting down and chatting it up with a bartender, who we now know is Mr. Two Step himself. It...
Kanye West is bringing his Sunday Service to Coachella 2019.
Kanye West will be bringing his Sunday Service to this year's upcoming Coachella Music & Arts Festival, fittingly only on weekend two given that it's happening on Easter Sunday. The appearance was announced in this video below courtesy of the main Coachella social media feeds. https://twitter.com/coachella/status/1112429922700554240 Details are now live: https://coachella.com/sunday-service/ Doors at 6AM "Held at the mountain in camping" Shuttles start 6AM-7AM