Thursday Aug 28
The Times of Trenton
Chris Hillman, Herb Pedersen to perform at New Hope Winery
Chris Hillman, left, a founding member of the Byrds, and Herb Pedersen, former frontman of the Laurel Canyon Ramblers, perform tonight at the New Hope Winery.
Desert Rose Band members gather for acoustic show in Carrboro
A founding member of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees The Byrds, as well as the Flying Burrito Brothers, Manassas and Desert Rose Band, Hillman spent much of his career playing to large audiences in cavernous arenas and music halls.
Seven Years After a Devestating Brain Injury, Legendary Songwriter Rick Roberts is Back
In 2006 Rick Roberts, songwriter and singer of the country-rock-blues sensation Firefall and The Flying Burrito Brothers, stumbled on a rug in his home, sending him headfirst into a kitchen island.
Duo works for veteran musician Hillman
Chris Hillman flew high with the Byrds in the mid-1960s; helped launch alternative country music with Gram Parsons in the Flying Burrito Brothers in the late '60s; joined Stephen Stills in the early '70s to blend blues, rock and country in Manassas; reunited with fellow Byrds Roger McGuinn and Gene Clark in the McGuinn, Clark, and Hillman trio in ... (more)