Jamcast #017 – Big Cypress #05

Big Cypress #05, featuring the end of the third set, first night of Phish's NYE 2000 celebration. The Mike's Groove is just phenomenal. Enjoy...

Slight Upgrade

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I Told You So

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Listen to O.A.R.’s New Album Online First

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Can I Try Mindless Dribble > I Remember When?

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Nugs.net is Streaming Comes a Time

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Vegoose at Night

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Listening to…

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Latest from Vegoose: WSP and The Crystal Method on 10/31

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Minor (yet Major) Archive Change

You may have noticed that the Google search results might suck right now. I've changed the way the archives write on the blog,...

Some Links for the Day

Live Daily reviews the Jerry Tribute and bashed Phil Lesh in the process. I've got to agree on this one. Why the hell wouldn't...

Comes a Time: Tribute to Jerry

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PBS Playing Dylan Documentary

Check your local PBS listings: "Martin Scorsese directing first feature-length film biography of Bob Dylan to premiere this September" Scorcese and Dylan...sounds like, oh, a...

Jamcast #016 – Big Cypress #04

Big Cypress #04, featuring the beginning of the second set, first night of Phish's NYE 2000 celebration. Enjoy the show. Jamcast #016 - Big Cypress...

Newbs and Vets, Time to Argue: Trey’s Hittin’ the Road

These days you either love him or you hate him. You either think he's finding himself after dismantling the greatest rock foursome of our...

Minnetonka HS Band Performs DJ Shadow

From One Louder (from Music thing)... At Minnetonka HS in Minneapolis, I have to wonder what's in the water. While most high school bands...

Beck Rocks It Lacklusterly

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Right By Da Beach: Jamm in Jamaica

From our LMB friend Chris Kawalek: Jamm in Jamaica 2006 - Ekoostik Hookah circa 1996 Wow, some big news in the Ekoostik Hookah world today! ...

From the Big Apple to the Big Easy

By all accounts, last night's dueling benefits in two of New York City's most hallowed grounds seemed to work out extremely well for the...

Particle and Gabby La La at Park West Review

Particle w/ Gabby La La Saturday, September 10, 2005 Park West, Chicago, IL Gabby La La. Say it out loud. Sounds kind of silly, doesn’t...

Read This

The new "issue" of Ebong.org has been released featuring a couple reviews and a couple articles that would interest many a person. Check...

I’ve Got a Little Obsession, Folks

Not since the popular rock band Phish a decade ago have I fallen so quickly for another band. It's almost like my wife of 10...

Elevator Music for Hippies

Steve Kimock Band Eudemonic © 2005, SCI Fidelity Records On Eudemonic, the first, formal studio effort from the current incarnation of the Steve Kimock Band, there are...

Jamcast #015 – Big Cypress #03

Big Cypress #03, featuring the beginning of the second set, first night of Phish's NYE 2000 celebration. This show just seems to get...

Wall to Wall Guitar Festival Right in My Back Yard

Maybe you only saw it as a small blurb in Rolling Stone, but I competely missed this one come through my inbox. The...

Farm Aid Webcast is On

Thanks to Daniel Gold at Honest Tunes Radio Show & Weekly Webcast for this great info. I had no idea this was going...

Jamcasts on Internet Archive

Update: Sorry, this is actually quite premature. Man, I must be hungover this morning or something. While I've uploaded everything, they...

Google Blogsearch Released

Well, not fully music related at all, but Google has released their first iteration of the blog search engine. Thank you, FINALLY! Google is...

Ugh

Sometimes web design can suck. Why do two internet browsers try to do things differently? The site looks fine in Firefox, but...

More New Year’s Eve Plans That I Didn’t Know About

Update: Steve Kimock Band has announced his NYE plans also. Check it on jambands.com. He'll be at the GAMH in San...

Pearl Jam Katrina Benefit in Chicago Just Announced

Not that I'm a huge fan of Pearl Jam or anything, but I've always respected their model. They do whatever they want to...

The Duo at Bonnaroo: Officially Available For Download

From Phish.com...As the sun began to set on the first day of Bonnaroo, the Benevento/Russo Duo featuring Mike Gordon took the stage of "That...

More NYC Katrina Benefits

In addition to the fantastic-looking September 20th Katrina Benefit at MSG AND this last minute other benefit show tonight, Sept. 15, there's this nearby: New...

New Friendly Podcast

Our good friend Hans over at Here comes the flood has begun podcasting. Hell, Widespread Panic just began their podcast, so I think...

Umphrey’s McGee at Skyline Stage Review Numero Dos

For the second night of the recent Umphrey’s McGee two-night stand in Chicago, the crowd gathered out front was greater than the night before....

Blown Away By Tea Leaf Green

Update: The show is on bt.etree.org. Download it. And Archive.org, too. Count me in. I'm on the bus. Shit, man, I'm sitting at...

I Don’t Even Have a Passport Yet

Last night when I was at Particle, I saw an ad for this about every five seconds. I could probably just scribe this...

Jamcast #014 – Big Cypress #02

Today's podcast features an excellent second half of the first set played at Phish's Big Cypress celebration on December 30, 1999. Remember now,...

Open Post

Consider I really don't ever do this, I figured it was worth a shot. This is an open post. Go crazy in...

NOLA Musicians Gig Finder

I'm sure there's a lot of this that's going to come out of Hurricane Katrina's aftermath, but I just received an excellent e-mail that...

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Where will you be on September 20th? I know where I'd like to be...at home in Madison Square Garden. A number of New Orleans legends...

The Future of “Traded” Digital Music?

I just caught this first thing this morning and I wanted to get this article a little more attention... Jesse Jarnow, one of my favorite...

XM Will Broadcast Farm Aid

Straight from the press release..., XM Radio will be broadcasting Farm Aid live. It's a week from Sunday if you're haven't already gotten...

Go See Keller Williams for Free

If you live around the Roanoke, VA area and you're planning on hitting the Keller Williams show on October 7, you might want to...

Phix: Celebrating the Music of Phish

After the Giambiriffic Yankee game ended last night, a few of us headed over to the Lion's Den on Sullivan St. for an evening...

Late Night Trey

Trey's going back to the scene of my favorite crime: Late Show with David Letterman. So on November 9th, set your TiVos, or if...

Disco Biscuits & Guests to Headline Relief Show

From the Bisco site: In light of the recent tragedy affecting the Gulf Coast from Hurricane Katrina, The Disco Biscuits and various artists will appear...

STS9 Books Short-Notice Relief Show

From JamBase... AN EVENING TO BENEFIT THE VICTIMS OF HURRICANE KATRINA :: FEATURING SOUND TRIBE SECTOR 9 with Special Guest TBA WHEN: Tuesday September 20, 2005 WHERE:...

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The two night run featuring Umphrey's McGee at Skyline Stage seems to be a new, summer rite of passage for many Chicago music fans....

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