Content by tag "JamBase"

NEWS: FESTIVAL

Musikfest 2012: Lineup, Dates

MUSIKFEST 2012 TO FEATURE MORE THAN 500 PERFORMANCES ON 15 STAGES More free music than ever before awaits Musikfest guests when the nation's largest free, non-gated music festival celebrates its 29th year, Aug. 3-12 in Bethlehem. Over 500 performances will take place during the event's 10-day run, with great, free music on 14 of the festival's 15 stages. Among ...

NEWS: FESTIVAL

The Great Googamooga: New Fest in Brooklyn

TICKETS AVAILABLE THURSDAY MARCH 15 AT 12 PM EST VIA GOOGAMOOGA.COM Superfly Presents, the co-founders and producers of Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival and Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival, announced that it will be producing The Great GoogaMooga, a food, drink and music festival in Brooklyn's Prospect Park on May 19-20, 2012. The Festival will feature two ...

NEWS: TV / FILM

The Beatles: Apple Records Doc

APPLE RECORDS DOCUMENTARY ABOUT APRIL 24 In 1968, under a haze of publicity, The Beatles opened their collective door to all manner of musicians, writers, artists, film-makers, inventors, designers, freaks and more than a fair share of opportunist sharks. But, despite a hefty investment, little of substance was forthcoming from these assorted misfits outside of the music ...

NEWS: MUSIC INDUSTRY

Santa Cruz Blues: Doobies, Los Lobos, J. Osborne, Jonny Lang

TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION KICKS OFF MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND The San Cruz Blues Festival 20th anniversary celebration will kick off Memorial Day Weekend on May 26-27 at Aptos Village Park in Aptos, CA. To get the party started, Doobie Brothers and Los Lobos will headline on Saturday, while Jonny Lang and Los Lonely Boys will close out Sunday. See ...

NEWS: INTERVIEW

A Chat with Mitch Ryder

By Dennis Cook Americans tend to have short musical memories. Our culture is so obsessed with newness and fashion that it's easy for pioneers to be dusted away with the sands of time. It's a pity because understanding who broke the ground one walks on is informative and often revelatory in a really joyful way. Case in ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Soulive | Colorado | Brooklyn | Review | Photos

Soulive | Colorado | Brooklyn | Review | Photos

By Brad Hodge Soulive :: 02.18.12-02.19.12 :: Fox Theatre :: Boulder, Colorado Royal Family Recording artist Soulive certainly has a flare for the dramatic. The band's annual Brooklyn Bowl winter residency has become a staple in the yearly calendar of funkateers with a massive roster of special guests under the marquee of Bowlive. With the smashing success of ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

JJ Grey and Mofro: April and May Tour Dates

JJ Grey and Mofro: April and May Tour Dates

TOUR INCLUDES APRIL 13 DATE WITH TOOTS AND THE MAYTALS JJ Grey & Mofro have unveiled Spring tour dates, including an April 13 date in Denver with longtime friends Toots and the Maytals. The tour will start April 11 at The Blute Note in Columbia, MO, and wind down on May 20 at the Chesapeake Blues Festival ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Moon Hooch: Northeast Tour

MOON HOOCH ANNOUNCES SPRING TOUR OF THE NORTHEAST; HITTING THE ROAD IN APRIL, PLAYING CLUBS AND STREET CORNERS Spawned from New York City's subway, Brooklyn “Cave Music" trio Moon Hooch is emerging to spread its infectious dance rhythms beyond the five boroughs. In addition to playing clubs, the saxophones and drums trio will do what they do best—perform ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Lyle Lovett: New Album 2/28, Acoustic Tour w/ John Hiatt

LYLE LOVETT ANNOUNCES ACOUSTIC TOUR WITH JOHN HIATT; SET TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM, RELEASE ME, ON FEBRUARY 28 Four-time Grammy Award-winner Lyle Lovett will be touring this spring. Next week, Lovett will also appear on the Late Show with David Letterman on February 27, The View on February 29, and Morning Joe on March 2. Lovett will be playing ...

NEWS: FESTIVAL

Mountain Jam Adds James Murphy, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Lotus

TEDESCHI TRUCKS BAND, JAMES MURPHY DJ SET, AND LOTUS JOIN ALREADY JAM-PACKED LINEUP Radio Woodstock and world-renowned guitarist Warren Haynes (Gov't Mule, Allman Brothers Band, The Dead) are pleased to announce additions to the already stellar lineup for the 8th annual Mountain Jam Festival at Hunter Mountain, NY from Thursday, May 31 through Sunday, June 3, 2012. Gov't Mule ...