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Nov 212012
 
Mardi Gras concert announced - Galactic live at Soul Kitchen

92ZEW is proud to present  one of the modern greats of the Big Easy, Galactic with Corey Henry (Of Living Colors) on vocal duties. The band hits the road for the Freeze Out Tour 2013 supporting their latest funkifried release Carnivales Electricos which is inspired by the full-on Mardi Gras experience, from preparations to celebrations to the stillness of Ash Wednesday, but being Galactic, they got to add that luscious lagnaippe. This time it’s a bevy of beats from other places that lay it out on Mardi Gras day,

 Posted by on November 21, 2012
Nov 192012
 
Clapton announces 2013 tour and Crossroads Guitar Festival

U.S. tour launches next year in Phoenix on March 14. Slowhand will hit about a dozen or so cities before he wraps things up with the fourth Crossroads Guitar Festival in New York April 12th and 13th with Allman Brothers Band, BB King, Brad Paisley, Eric Clapton, Gary Clark Jr., Jeff Beck, John Mayer, Keith Urban, Vince Gill and many more.

 Posted by on November 19, 2012
Nov 042012
 
The Neville Brothers to perform on Treme! this Sunday

Treme! is HBO’s acclaimed series that chronicles the musical side of New Orleans and their lives post Katrina. This is the first time for the Nevilles to perform on the series that already had the likes of Galactic, Dr. John, Elvis Costello and Allen Toussaint and more.

 Posted by on November 4, 2012
Oct 302012
 
Fun. Sets 2013 Tour Dates

Fun. is ready to spend some nights on the road, but only some dates announced today. They kick off a US tour in St. Paul, MN January 23, spend a [...]

 Posted by on October 30, 2012
Oct 242012
 
Phillip Phillips to sing at the World Series

Look for singer of “Home”, Phillip Phillips to sing the National Anthem in game one of the World Series, where Detroit takes on San Francisco. Also scheduled to open future games, Aretha Franklin and Marvin Winans

 Posted by on October 24, 2012
Oct 202012
 
92ZEW bringing Delta Rae and Erin McCarley for free concert

Warner Brothers’ recording artist Delta Rae is VH1′s October You Oughtta Know artist and was also featured in Rolling Stone Magazine‘s Women who Rock feature. Erin McCarley returns to the Port City after rave reviews, including Perez Hilton.

 Posted by on October 20, 2012
Oct 202012
 
92ZEW presents The Sheepdogs for a Free Show

Catch this Rolling Stone cover story band while you can, especially for free. The Canadian band wraps up their US Tour here in Mobile and this is their only ‘free show’ that we know of. So check ‘em while you can.

 Posted by on October 20, 2012
Oct 112012
 
92ZEW is bringing several Free Concerts to Mobile this Fall

Check out some rising artists with the 92ZEW Free Concert Series — Milo Greene, The Dunwells, The Sheepdogs, Delta Rae, Erin McCarley, Meiko, Martin Harley and more. Come on out and support live music, independent radio, for free!

 Posted by on October 11, 2012
Oct 092012
 
New ZEW artist Milo Greene featured in USA Today

Milo Greene, the Los Angeles quintet coming to Mobile for a 92ZEW Free Show was just featured in USA Today: On the Verge with Indie band Milo Greene. The article also debuts the new film companion to Milo Greene’s debut self-titled album .

 Posted by on October 9, 2012
Oct 032012
 
Foo Fighters, Black Keys, Neil Young and more Rock for Poverty

Dave Grohl announces Foo hiatus on stage at Global Citizen Festival in New York’s Central Park. Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, Neil Young, K’Naan and Band of Horses all played for the Global Poverty Project as part of its campaign to end extreme poverty

 Posted by on October 3, 2012
Sep 242012
 
Fun. says "Carry On" for next single

“I’m excited about the video because we’re not doing anything groundbreaking, but steak isn’t groundbreaking either.” says frontman Nate Reuss

 Posted by on September 24, 2012
Sep 192012
 
Slowhand preps for 50th anniversary as a musician

Like the Stones, Clapton also celebrates 50 years of getting paid to do what he loves. To mark the occasion, Clapton revealed a handful of dates in London to celebrate with fans.

 Posted by on September 19, 2012
Sep 182012
 
John Hiatt hangs with Dylan, Huffington Post

Hiatt shared his backstage Americana Music Awards pic with Jakob Dylan and the Huffington Post rings in its unadulterated approval of Hiatt’s new album ‘Mystic Pinball’.

 Posted by on September 18, 2012
Sep 182012
 
Adele confirmed for James Bond theme

Rumors ran wild when Adele was spotted entering Abby Road Studios recently, that she’s the next Bond girl. Now the rumors have been confirmed, somewhat. Bond girl: yes; acting: no. [...]

 Posted by on September 18, 2012
Sep 132012
 
Kennedy Center to honor Zeppelin

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced this year’s recipients of  honors in the arts and they include Brit rockers Led Zeppelin, Buddy Guy, Dustin Hoffman and David Letterman.

 Posted by on September 13, 2012
Sep 132012
 

Hangout Fest alum Cee Lo Green is already in the Christmas spirit and almost ready to roll out a full length album of Holiday favorites called ‘Cee Lo’s Magic Moment’.

 Posted by on September 13, 2012
Sep 042012
 
New Music Releases today September 4

Today’s new releases include Imagine Dragons’ Interscope debut, Matchbox 20′s long-awaited ‘North’ and Dave Stewart’s all-star recording ‘The Ringmaster’

 Posted by on September 4, 2012
Aug 312012
 
Dave Matthews talks about working with Steve Lillywhite again

Dave Matthews Band are gearing up for the release of their eighth studio album ‘Away from the World’ on September 11. Already talking to reporters and interviewers, and currently in the works, a one-hour radio special about the band, the new record, etc. Here’s a glimpse of what we’ll get.

 Posted by on August 31, 2012
Aug 032012
 
All-Star Johnny Cash Legacy Concert CD/DVD Release

‘We Walk the Line’ recorded live in Austin features many of today’s musical stars singing Johnny Cash tunes; Brandi Carlile, Sheryl Crow, Pat Monahan (Train), Shelby Lynn, Shooter Jennings, Willie Nelson and many more. On sale August 7.