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19 hrs ago | RollingStone

Bob Dylan's Complete, Legendary 'Basement Tapes' Will Be Released

The 12th issue of Rolling Stone hit newsstands in June of 1968, with a cover story about a mysterious batch of 13 "rough but very listenable" Bob Dylan songs that had begun to circulate among fans.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Bob Dylan, Woodstock, NY, Music, Entertainment

21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Dylan's 'Basement Tapes' official box set: What we know so far

Today was the original rumored date for the release of the new album of "Shadows in the Night," reportedly a collection of Bob Dylan 's interpretation of standards.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Bob Dylan, Harvest, Saugerties, NY

Fri Aug 22, 2014


Letterman Music Files | Levon Helm & The Band On The Late Show

In 1993 The Band released Jericho , their first studio album without guitarist Robbie Robertson.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Late Show with David Letterman, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Late Show With David Letterman, Celebrities, David Letterman


In the Spirit of Summer Memories

The summer months are a time of slowing down, going out, hitting the beach, and drinking far too many iced coffee beverages.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Denver Post

Now on sale: Polytoxic and its dizzying list of friends revisit "Last Waltz"

"The Last Waltz - Revisited" started in 2005 as a way for Denver's Polytoxic to bring its many musical friends on stage to re-create the Band's classic concert finale and film.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ticketmaster, Rap, Cypress Hill, Hip-Hop, Cut Copy, Electronic, Entertainment

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

Across the Great Divide: The Band, "Country Boy" from Jericho

"Country Boy" shouldn't work. After all, this song - once a No. 1 single for the oaken Don Williams - didn't seem to jibe with Richard Manuel's familiar R&B-laced rootsy sound, didn't trace back to familiar influences, hardly even meshed with its surroundings on the Band comeback album Jericho.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Country, Don Williams, Saugerties, NY

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Live music on tap around Jackson this week, including pre-Civil War Muster concert

The U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America's Shades of Blue Ensemble will perform at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, at Cascade Falls Park.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, US Military, Scott Air Force Base, US Air Force, Jackson, MI, America, Entertainment

Denver Westword

B.o.B., Neon Trees, Last Waltz Revisited Shows Just Announced for Denver

B.o.B. brings his No Genre tour with Kevin Gates to the Gothic Theatre on Saturday, November 8, and general admission tickets go on sale on Friday, August 22 at 10 a.m. As part of its First Things First Tour, Neon Trees, along No Devition and The Moth & The Flame, stop at the Boulder Theater Tuesday, October 7, and tickets go on sale on Friday, ... (more)


Related Topix: Arts, Theater, Pop/Rock

Mon Aug 18, 2014


PCI Presents Trampled by Turtles, Elephant Revival, and Amy Helm, Tonight

With an acoustic sound that "seeps deeply into our pores and permeates our core until their riffs merge with our pulse" , Trampled By Turtles careens into spotlight with unbridled bluegrass tonight, August 19. The string stampede also includes opening bands: Elephant Revival and Amy Helm.


Related Topix: Bluegrass, Trampled by Turtles, Sundance Film Festival, Minnesota, Pop/Rock

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

Across the Great Divide: The Band, "Livin' in a Dream" from Islands

Comprised of a smattering of new music and selected singles and outtakes, Islands was never intended to be a canonical album by the Band.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Who

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Albany Times Union

From the archives: 3 days' music, mud, mayhem

Times Union Staff Photo By Steve Jacobs Aug. 14, 1994 -- A couple dances in the mud to Traffic in the North Stage area () FILE--Standing on a muddy field in front of the stage, Kyle Keyser, 21, wraps his arms around Linda Latzlsberger, 18, as they listen to the music of Traffic during Woodstock '94 in Saugerties, N.Y., August 14, 1994.


Related Topix: Saugerties, NY, Pop/Rock, Entertainment

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Norwalk Daily Voice

Happy Birthday To Norwalk's John Simon

John Simon who has owned a home in Norwalk, turns 73 on Monday. The music producer, composer, writer and performer was born August 11, 1941, in Norwalk, Conn.


Related Topix: Norwalk, CT, Pop/Rock

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Victorville Daily Press

5 things to do this weekend

There will be cockroach races, live bugs, bug stories, Bug Bingo and crafts for children to make.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock


Legendary Canadian musician and producer Daniel Lanois keeps pushing music forward

It's a good 10 minutes or so into a generous half-hour conversation before Daniel Lanois even addresses the business at hand.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Pop/Rock, The End, Electronic

Something Else! Reviews

Across the Great Divide: Robbie Robertson with Rick Danko,...

This song is a canny mixture of Robbie Robertson's patented myth-making fables and the then-new aural soundscapes - from Manu Katche's polyrhythms to Tony Levin's limber bass accompaniment - with which producer Daniel Lanois was making his name.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock


John K Band and Larry Campbell with Teresa Williams to Play bergenPAC, 9/19

Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey presents The John K Band and Larry Campbell with Teresa Williams Friday, September 19th 2014 at 8PM.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Englewood, NJ, Elvis Costello

Tue Aug 05, 2014


House Music - 2

We can trace "house music' in Canadian music back to the 60's. THE BAND, who spent years playing rockabilly & blues with Ronnie Hawkins left to tour as Bob Dylan's backing band on a European tour.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Woodstock, NY

Herald Gazette

The Professor's back in town

The weekly blues series continues Monday, Aug. 18, with Professor Louie and the Crowmatix at 7 p.m., in the upstairs music room of Time Out Pub, 275 Main St. Tickets will be $10 at the door.


Related Topix: Blues, Woodstock, NY, Pop/Rock

303 Magazine

Warren Haynes Does Jerry Garcia - Starring the Colorado Symphony

After a long weekend of chasing rainbows with Railroad Earth and my technicolored hobo family of mismatched misfits , I was pooped.


Related Topix: Jerry Garcia, Pop/Rock, Symphony, Arts, Colorado, The Grateful Dead


Love that old-time rock 'n' roll

Elton John in concert last year.a SDespite telling fans ina SFrance he was hanging up his touring boots, Sir Elton is still going strong, playing Vancouver next month.


Related Topix: Elton John, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Canada