92ZEW presents BOB WEIR

Legendary Grateful Dead guitarist Bob Weir is playing only five dates, all in the South, that concludes Mobile before he heads to Wanee. He’ll be backed by his Campfire band which consists of RatDog guitarist Steve Kimock and three members of the indie-rock group The National — guitarist Read More …

Surviving Grateful Dead Members Announce Two Farewell Concerts in Bay Area Prior to Final Shows in Chicago

via ABC Radio News The surviving Grateful Dead members have confirmed a rumored plan to play a pair of concerts in Santa Clara, California, prior to their three previously announced “Fare Thee Well” shows at Chicago’s Soldier Field on July 3, 4 and 5. The Read More …

Musical Birthdays / History – March 27

Celebrating birthdays today are Tony Banks, Andrew Farris and Brendan Hill. History notes: Lyle Lovett trampled by a bull, Michael Stipe goes to court, Clapton steals George Harrison’s wife and more… Read More …

Rock ‘n Roll History notes & birthdays – July 11

Birthday celebraters today include Weezer bassist, Heather Locklear’s ex, and the Godfather of Goth. History notes on this day rock star becomes designer, Rust Never Sleeps debut, surgery woes for R.E.M. and Pink Floyd co-founder dies. Read More …

Music History Notes and Birthdays Today July 9

born this day include Tom Hanks, Courtney Love, Jim Kerr (Simple Minds), OJ Simpson,… history notes include the debut of Dick Clark’s American Bandstand, Courtney Love shenanigans, Rolling Stones jam with Muddy Waters and the story of Smoke on the Water. Read More …