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Jul 162013
 
Gov't Mule New Album Includes Elvis Costello, Dr. John, Ben Harper, Grace Potter, Dave Matthews and More

Vocal interpretations of Gov’t Mule’s new songs by: Elvis Costello, Dr. John, Ben Harper, Toots Hibbert, Glenny Hughes, Jim James, Myles Kennedy, Dave Matthews, Grace Potter, Vintage Troube’s Ty Taylor, and Steve Winwood, to be featured as companion bonus disc to new studio album.

Jun 062013
 
Video: Michael Franti Dons Three Piece Suit in new 'I'm Alive' Video

‘I feel like summer 2013 just found its anthem’… Hangout Fest vet Michael Franti debuted the lively video today for his new tune ‘I’m Alive (Live Sounds Like)’.  The tune is from his eighth studio album, All People, which arrives July 30th in stores.

May 182013
 
#Hangoutfest Backstage Video - @DeltaRae Performs and Chats

Pablo caught up with the very talented and harmonious band Delta Rae and they also performed a couple tunes (one which literally shook the bus!)

May 182013
 
#Hangoutfest Video Backstage - Sheepdogs Unplugged Performance and Interview

Some pics and video of Sheepdogs performing backstage Hangout Festival with 92ZEW. Congrats to ZEW / #CokeZero winners of backstage viewing,

May 182013
 
#Hangoutfest Backstage Video - ZEW Interview with Rising Star Lissie

Talks new single ‘Shameless’, growing up in Ohio and more.

May 142013
 
Help! to be Released on Blu Ray

The Beatles’ second full-length film, Help! from 1965, will finally be released on Blu-ray on June 25. This new high-def version follows up last year’s Blu-Ray release of  Magical Mystery Tour and Yellow Submarine and word is that we can also expect an HD release of Let It Be later this year… via directcurrent.com

May 132013
 
David Byrne/Fatboy Slim Musical Will Get Off-Broadway Cast Album

The Public Theater’s world-premiere production of the David Byrne-Fatboy Slim musical Here Lies Love, starring Ruthie Ann Miles and Jose Llana, will receive an Off-Broadway cast album. via David Byrne-Fatboy Slim Musical Here Lies Love Will Get Off-Broadway Cast Album – Playbill.com. Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson and Peter and the Starcatcher Tony nominee Alex Timbers [...]

May 082013
 
Depeche Mode, Muse, Atoms for Peace and More Announced for Austin City Limits

Organizers of this year’s Austin City Music Festival announced the line-up and it’s jam-packed with some big-named artists. Some of the acts at the annual concert series this October include Depeche Mode, Atoms For Peace (Thom Yorke’s side project with Flea and Nigel Goodrich), Muse, The Cure, Phoenix, and Queens Of The Stone Age. The [...]

Apr 102013
 
92ZEW Presents Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown for Free Concert Series

This Saturday at Soul Kitchen, check out the guitarist who’s already been invited to play Clapton’s Crossroads Festival, won the Robert Johnson Foundation’s New Generation Award at 16, personally chosen by Jeff Beck to open for him on tour, and is the only unsigned artist on Guitar Hero 5 among many other recognitions.

Apr 062013
 
Catching up with North Mississippi Allstars

Luther tells us of exciting adventures in the future with Allman Bros’ Butch Trucks and Oteil Burbridge, Lightnin’ Malcolm joining the band, and performing NMA songs with the Memphis Symphony Orchestra among other things. Listen and read about the interview.

Mar 272013
 
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…

Mar 192013
 
New Release Tuesday: Black Crowes, BRMC, Alpha Rev, and Tribute to Levon Helm

New album releases today include the All star tribute concert to Levon Helm, drummer for the pioneering band that backed Bob Dylan, The Band. Recorded last October in New Jersey the album that features such a legends like Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters, The Eagles’  Joe Walsh, John Hiatt, John Mayer, and many others. It’s available [...]