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Mar 152014
 
Hangout Music Festival - Black Keys, Killers, OutKast, Jack Johnson, QOTSA, Pretty Lights ....,

Avett Brothers, Modest Mouse, Trombone Shorty, Bastille, Fitz and the Tantrums and so so many more coming to the shores to play in May.
Links to get tickets and details.

Feb 252014
 
Hangout Festival Adds Gary Clark Jr., Matt & Kim and More

The Hangout Music Fest announces new additions to 2014 lineup that include Gary Clark Jr, Matt and Kim, Dawes, Ozomatli, Tommy Trash,The Tontons, St Paul and the Broken Bones, Caked Up, Empires, Black Cadillacs, and The Electric Sons.

Feb 072014
 
HangoutFest Thursday Night Kick-Off:  Girl Talk, Wolfmother, Dumpstaphunk and More for Thursday Kick-Off Party

Girl Talk, Iron and Wine, Wolfmother, Danny Brown, Dumpstaphunk, Bonobo (performing a DJ Set), and Bombay Bicycle Club slated to play Thursday night kick-off at the Hangout (May 17), with more acts to be announced later.

Jan 232014
 
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Nov 132013
 
Saenger Theatre Confirmed Acts Revealed During Gala

Some of the Saenger’s upcoming confirmed shows include Buddy Guy with Jonny Lang, Southern Soul Assembly (featuring Marc Broussard, Anders Osborne, JJ Grey & Luther Dickinson), Charlie Brown Christmas, and The Machine (Tribute to Pink Floyd). See some pics from the Re-Opening Gala.

Oct 302013
 
Wet Willie with Jimmy Hall, Port City Rising II to Play Free Show at Saenger Theatre for 'Ribbon Cutting Gala'

Special Ribbon Cutting Gala to celebrate new beginnings for the historic downtown venue will include announcements of confirmed artists slated to perform at the Saenger, followed by a free show with Wet Willie and Port City Rising II.

Oct 052013
 
92ZEW's 2nd 2sday to Spotlight Several Mobile Songwriters

92ZEW’s monthly spotlight on Southern Alabama artists for October features some of the best songwriters together on one stage; Eric Erdman, Ryan Balthrop, Grayson Capps, Anthony Crawford and Special Surprise Guest.

Feb 192013
 
Bonnaroo Lineup 2013: McCartney, Mumford & Sons, Wilco, Bjork

In supreme craftiness of announcements, Weird Al Yankovic hosted a two hour long ‘megathon’ variety show to slowly roll out Bonnaroo lineup for 2013. Like a PBS telethon except operators were standing by to reveal a different artist to anyone who called the special phone number, then the caller would get to ‘announce’ the artist [...]

Feb 132013
 
Hangout Festival 2013: Tom Petty, Kings of Leon, Trey Anastasio, Stevie Wonder, Black Crowes ++++

FESTIVAL SIGNS MULTI-YEAR DEAL WITH MTV, VH1, CMT AND LOGO AS EXCLUSIVE PARTNERS Update Mar. 6: Hangout Fest organizers announced final headliner: Motown legend Stevie Wonder, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Imagine Dragons, Afrojack, Big Gigantic, Holy Ghost!, Baauer, Ra Ra Riot, and Wild Feathers. Hangoutfest Website General Admission starts $229 each, payment [...]

Feb 072013
 
Fate of Mobile's Saenger Theatre Management Still on City Council Table

Sources tell us three companies are now vying for the Saenger management job: RSA (Retirement Systems of Alabama); SMG; and Huka Entertainment.  Last December the Center for the Living Arts (CLA) announced it is opting out of the historic venue management business to focus more on the ‘visual’ arts for Mobile. Comment via FB or [...]

Jan 232013
 
Voodoo Fest and Hangout Festival Promoters, Huka Entertainment, Sold to SFX Entertainment

Update:  AJ Niland of Huka Ent. confirmed that yes, SFX did indeed buy Huka, a deal they’ve been working on for months. But it is actually a more positive move for the group insofar as SFX will still maintain ‘divisions’ of promoters and Huka will be in charge of the rock division. So they’ll still do [...]

Jan 092013
 
Crimson Tide Rolls in Another Crystal Ball and a Possible 'CJ/AJ Day' in Mobile

BCS National Champions Second Year in a Row! Alabama rolled over Notre Dame last night like they were high-schoolers taking on the NFL! Final score 42-14, Bama over Notre Dame. This makes three out of the last four BCS National Championship games. Some even speculate we might have a Nick Saban dynasty on our hands [...]

Jan 032013
 
Murphy High Restoration Fund Created Due to Damaging Christmas Tornadoes

Historic Murphy High School is one of the many Midtown Mobile places damaged by the ravaging ‘Christmas Day Tornadoes’. As such, a special relief fund was created by Murphy Alumni Association that’s dedicated to rebuilding the school. They are accepting donations, money and/or time, via their website: MurphyAlumni.org. Damages incurred include roof destruction to the [...]

Jan 022013
 
92ZEW Changes Locations for its Longtime 2nd 2sday Series

Legendary Local Music Showcase to be held at new location of Moe’s Original BBQ. 92ZEW is pleased to announce the move of 2nd 2sday to the new downtown location of Moe’s. Kicking off 2013 appropriately enough, is Grayson Capps & the Lost Cause Minstrels. Great tunes, Good Times in brand new diggs situated right in [...]

Dec 272012
 
2nd Tuesday Allstar Holiday Jam Memories 2012

Here’s a few pics from the annual 2nd Tuesday Allstar Holiday Jam at the Shed. A great time was had by all who attended. There were some locals we missed this year, like Eric Erdman (he was busy flying around the world to play down under), Kristy Lee (we don’t know what happened to Kristy, [...]

Dec 182012
 
Soul Kitchen  adds Ivan Neville's Dumpstaphunk to its Mardi Gras concert lineup

92ZEW and Soul Kitchen are helping you get your Mardi Gras groove on with the first rate fortified funk n roll of Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, live in concert, Friday, February 2.  Plus 92ZEW has your chance to win tickets to the show before they go on sale in the 5:00 Traffic Jam Monday and Tuesday. [...]