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The Avett Brothers Ready 48-Show North American Tour

April 20th, 2009 7:04pm EDT
The Avett Brothers
Coming off a set of highly acclaimed shows at SxSW, North Carolina based rock band The Avett Brothers gear up to begin their cross country tour starting April 16th in Indianapolis and wrapping on July 25th in Myrtle Beach. This 48 show schedule includes 8 supporting dates with the Dave Matthews Band and one with Widespread Panic. The Brothers will also be stopping at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, Sasquatch! Music Festival, and the Forecastle Festival.

Having played over 200 shows in the last year, the Brothers have long since perfected the art of live performance. Thei...
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Taylor Hicks Goes 'The Distance' March 10; Win His New CD - Signed!

March 6th, 2009 6:00pm EST
Taylor Hicks
Platinum-selling singer/songwriter Taylor Hicks will thrill longtime fans, and inspire new audiences, with the release of his anticipated new studio album, The Distance, on March 10. The album will be released on Hicks' Modern Whomp Records label and distributed through a partnership with independent artist services company Artist To Market (A2M). Debuting January 27 digitally is the first single "What's Right Is Right," a mid-tempo song about love and commitment, driven by funky keyboards and sax work.

Produced by Simon Climie (Eric Clapton, Carlos Santana, Faith Hill), and tapping ...
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Television Network Concert.TV Kicks Off The Summer Concert Season

June 9th, 2007 11:00am EDT
Concert.tv
CONCERT.TV, the only television network dedicated to live music performances and documentaries, is kicking off the month of June with its live summer music programming, highlighting some of the most memorable performances from music festival, Bonnaroo. Highlighted artists include My Morning Jacket, Dave Matthews + Friends, Widespread Panic, Kings of Leon, Steve Winwood, Ween and many more.

In keeping with their devotion to fans of live music, CONCERT.TV will also be giving away a pair of tickets and other prizes to this year's Bonnaroo being held in Manchester, Tennessee. This year's f...
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Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival Announces Initial 2007 Lineup

February 14th, 2007 12:38pm EST
Police
Superfly Productions and A.C. Entertainment are proud to announce the initial lineup for the 2007 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. The sixth annual four-day camping and music festival will be held on June 14-17 on the same beautiful 700-acre farm in Manchester, Tennessee, 60 miles south of Nashville.

A full list of confirmed acts follows, and more will be announced in the coming weeks. The final Bonnaroo 2007 lineup will total over 100 bands and 20 comedians performing on 13 stages over four days. Tickets go on sale exclusively through bonnaroo.com on Friday, February 23 at 12:00 PM ...
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Concert.TV And Relix Magazine Celebrate Jammuary

January 4th, 2007 11:51am EST
Phish
Relix, the magazine for music, and Concert.TV, the only television network dedicated to live music performances and documentaries, kick off the new year by kicking out the jams. Re-christening January "Jammuary," these two powerhouses in live music come together for the ultimate music television experience. Concert.TV is airing all the jamtasitc greats as determined by the Relix editorial staff, including Phish, Widespread Panic, Jerry Garcia Band, The Allman Brothers Band and Gov't Mule.

"Jam bands are among the biggest live attractions--consistently outperforming other forms of music...
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Guitar Legends JJ Cale and Eric Clapton Unite For An Epic, Soulful CD: "The Road To Escondido"

October 27th, 2006 12:56pm EDT
Eric Clapton
After years of admiring each other's musical masterworks and Clapton covers of Cale songs such as "After Midnight" and "Cocaine," guitar greats J.J. Cale and Eric Clapton have teamed up for the first time to create an original album together, The Road To Escondido. The 14 track CD was produced and recorded by the duo in August 2005 in California. The resulting music defies being labeled into any one category, but instead finds influence across the spectrum of blues, rock, country and folk. A hybrid sound that is unique musically, while still bearing the signature styles of Cale and Clap...
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Upcoming 'Late Show' Guests Include Johnny Depp, Adam Sandler, Kate Bosworth & More

July 27th, 2006 10:51am EDT
Johnny Depp
Upcoming guests on the Late Show With David Letterman:

Thursday, July 27

Actor Johnny Depp; musical guests The Spinners

Friday, July 28

Actor Jamie Foxx; comedian Tom Dreesen

Monday, July 31

Actor Adam Sandler; Julie Chen, host of CBS's Big Brother; a Top Ten List presented by 2006 U.S. Open golf winner Geoff Oglivy

Tuesday, August 1

Actress Kate Bosworth; musical guest Broken Social Scene; the Diet Coke/Mentos experiment

Wednesday, Aug. 2

Actress Sandra Bullock; musical guests Widespread Panic

Thursday, August 3

Actress Anne Hathaway; comed...
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Phil Lesh & Friends Added To Northern Minnesota's 10,000 Lakes Festival

March 23rd, 2006 4:12pm EST
Phil Lesh
Phil Lesh & Friends joins an already jam-packed lineup of artists for a headlining performance at the 4th Annual 10,000 Lakes Festival (10KLF) July 19-22, 2006 at the Soo Pass Ranch in Detroit Lakes, MN.

The perfect addition to 10KLF's rich musical diversity, former Grateful Dead bassist and his band, Phil Lesh & Friends, perform on the Main Stage Friday, July 21, joining festival headliners Trey Anastasio on July 22 and The String Cheese Incident on July 20.

Drawing from a pool full of talented national, regional, and emerging acts, the 10,000 Lakes Festival seeks to be the natio...
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Trey Anastasio, String Cheese Incident To Headline 4th Annual 10,000 Lakes Festival

February 22nd, 2006 12:38pm EST
Trey Anastasio
The 4th Annual 10,000 Lakes Festival (10KLF) will open its gates July 19-22, 2006 at the scenic Soo Pass Ranch in Detroit Lakes, MN for four special days of live musical performances and campout experiences in the Minnesota North Woods.

The 10,000 Lakes Festival community comes together once a year to celebrate great music in an enchanting natural setting within a participatory, dynamic festival environment. In 2005, the Minneapolis Star Tribune admired that the 10,000 Lakes Festival was "filled with thousands of good vibes." Jambase.com calls 10KLF "gold from the North Country." The ...
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2006 Bonnaroo Music Festival Announcement Coming Feb. 1

January 25th, 2006 12:04pm EST
Dave Matthews Band headlined Bonnaroo 2005
The initial artist announcement for this summer's Bonnaroo Music Festival will be this Wednesday, February 1st. This announcement will include an initial lineup of artists, as well as ticket on-sale information for the festival being held June 16-18, 2006.

UPDATE FEB 1: BONNAROO 2006 LINE-UP HAS BEEN POSTED!

The three-day camping and music festival will once again be held on the same beautiful, 700-acre farm in Manchester, TN, 60 miles southeast of Nashville.

With four years of Bonnaroo festivals under our belt, we're continually committed to making Bonnaroo the most exciting...
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Trey Anastasio's New Band Evolves

November 22nd, 2005 8:41am EST
Trey Anastasio playing in Phish
Former Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio has announced a line-up change in his current touring band "70 Volt Parade." Drummer Skeeto Valdez has made an "amicable split based on personal reasons" and been replaced by Raymond Weber. Here's the post from Trey's official website:

"In keeping with the tradition of past solo projects, Trey's current touring outfit "70 Volt Parade" continues to evolve as the band prepares for the West Coast leg of their Fall Tour in support of Shine. Last week in Princeton, Russell Remington joined the band on saxophone and flute, a show that also marked the re...
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