Maybe I was quick to get excited, but now it appears the have NOT signed on to play at with the Black Crowes. Bummer, I guess, but I’m sure this will still shape up to be one very excellent show.


have once again altered its New Year’s Eve plans. Last weekend the group announced that would be unable to open its high-profile gig due to complications related to singer ’ recent bout of pneumonia. A few days later, the group announced that the –a band whose fanbase parallels that of –would fill the vacant opening spot. As it turns out, the Black Crowes’ announcement was premature and, apparently, the Secret Machines had never agreed to support the band on New Year’s Eve. According to the Black Crowes’ webpage the band will confirm an additional opening act in the coming days.

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