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2 hrs ago | RollingStone

Phil Lesh's Long Strange Trip to Brooklyn

Phil Lesh opened his April 15th concert at the Brooklyn Academy of Music the second of two shows there with a romp through memoir, rendered in the present tense, facing forward.


Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Phil Lesh & Friends, Pop/Rock, Jackie Greene, Blues, Port Chester, NY, Theater, Arts, Music, Weird, Entertainment

5 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

With The Werks, you get more than a jam band

In this one, the group came across it name at a restaurant when ordering a dish with "the works."


Related Topix: Dayton, OH, Pop/Rock

9 hrs ago | Pacifica Tribune

Steve Brown's 'Flashback Jam - Last Licks' plays the Firehouse

This Sunday, Steve Brown's film, "Flashback Jam - Last Licks," will play the Pedro Point Firehouse Film Series.


Related Topix: Programming Languages, Science / Technology, Pop/Rock, Bob Dylan, Pacifica, CA

Tue Apr 15, 2014

USA Today

As vinyl sales rise, Record Store Day plays it forward

Aerosmith whipped out its Big Ten Inch Record nearly 40 years ago, but this weekend, they'll be showing off an extra two as part of the worldwide Record Store Day celebration on Saturday.


Related Topix: Aerosmith, Pop/Rock, Bakersfield, CA, The Doors, Music, Entertainment

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Best Bets, April 15, 2014: Dark Star Orchestra

Pulse Productions welcomes Dark Star Orchestra performing Grateful Dead songs. The band has played more than 2,000 shows and sometimes recreates entire set lists from Dead concerts.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Albuquerque, NM


The Art Of The Sit-In | John Kadlecik

John Kadlecik is one of the great interpreters of Grateful Dead music. That's something to celebrate, but it's also something that's pigeonholed him and sometimes overshadows what's been a long and much more varied career than his best-known associations - Dark Star Orchestra and Furthur - might suggest.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Phil Lesh & Friends, Theater, Arts


They're Back & Continuing the Grateful Dead Experience

Performing to critical acclaim worldwide for nearly 15 years with more than 2,000 shows, Dark Star Orchestra continues the Grateful Dead concert experience with a show Tuesday night -- April 15 -- at the The Catalyst in Santa Cruz.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Santa Cruz, CA


Joshua Light Show and Moon Duo

On Thurs., April 17th, beginning at 7 PM, the Exploratorium is hosting 'Off the Screen: the Joshua Light Show and Moon Duo' .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Fri Apr 11, 2014


Full Show Friday | Phil & Phriends Featuring Trey & Page

The Phish and Grateful Dead worlds came together in a big way from April 15 - 17, 1999; when Phil Lesh returned from his liver transplant to front a band he put together that featured guitarists Trey Anastasio and Steve Kimock, keyboardist Page McConnell and drummer John Molo.


Related Topix: Grateful Dead, Phish, Pop/Rock

Brand Republic

Ben & Jerry's calls on Twitter followers to name one-off ice cream

Ben & Jerry's is rewarding its fans by asking for new flavour suggestions via Twitter for a one-off ice cream that will be delivered solely to the winning fan.


Related Topix: Twitter, Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, Pop/Rock, Jerry Garcia

The Morning Call

REVIEW: Joan Osborne's F.M. Kirby Center concert shows she's not just 'One of Us'

After starting her career with an album as strong as 1995's Grammy-nominated "Relish" and its chart-topping hit "One of Us," it's Joan Osborne's lot in life that that's what she's known for.


Related Topix: Joan Osborne, Pop/Rock, Phil Lesh & Friends, Wilkes-Barre, PA

Thu Apr 10, 2014


Grateful Dead Dave's Picks Volume 10 | Thelma 1969

The next installment of the Grateful Dead's Dave's Picks series of live archival releases will feature the band's December 12, 1969 performance at Thelma in Los Angeles, CA.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Wed Apr 09, 2014


Grateful Dead roundup: Phil Lesh shows (win tix to BAM), Dark Star...

As Dead Heads likely know, original Grateful Dead member Phil Lesh has an ongoing residency at Port Chester, NY's Capitol Theatre with his band Phil Lesh & Friends .


Related Topix: Dark Star, Punk, Pop/Rock, Phil Lesh & Friends, Port Chester, NY, Chester, NY

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Santa Barbara Independent

Review: Widespread Panic at the Arlington Theatre

You could tell, as the faithful gathered, many had traveled from afar to see their band again.


Related Topix: Athens, GA, Pop/Rock, The Allman Brothers

Sat Apr 05, 2014

All About Jazz

The Allman Brothers Band at The Beacon Theatre 2014

The Allman Brothers Band Beacon Theatre New York, NY March 21 & 22, 2014 Originally scheduled to be the final two shows of The Allman Brothers Band's 2014 Beacon Theatre run, those dates were subsequently superseded with the announcement of additional performances.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Allman Brothers Band, Gregg Allman

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Lib at Large: Grateful Dead's music lives on in Dark Star Orchestra

Courtesy of Dark Star Orchestra The Dark Star Orchestra, the premiere Grateful Dead tribute band, will play April 8 and 9 at Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jerry Garcia


Throwback Thursday | Grateful Dead Open With Eyes In Jersey

Following the death of Brent Mydland the Grateful Dead recruited Bruce Hornsby to help out on a number of tours while new keyboardist Vince Welnick was getting acclimated with the hundreds of songs in the band's repertoire.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jerry Garcia, East Rutherford, NJ, Rutherford, NJ


Today in Rock: April 3

Join WatchMojo.com as we take a look at the history of the American rock band called the Grateful Dead.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Grand Funk Railroad, Flint, MI

Wed Apr 02, 2014

KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Wines that Rock

A local resort will launch the Coachella Valley's``concert month'' this week with an event featuring rock `n' roll-inspired wine labels.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Coachella, CA, Indian Wells, CA, Pop/Rock, The Pink Floyd

WJZW-FM Washington

Phil Lesh & Friends' New Capitol Theatre Residency to Be Webcast

Founding Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh is set to begin a new residency at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York, on Wednesday night with his collaborative musical collective Phil Lesh & Friends .


Related Topix: Phil Lesh & Friends, Pop/Rock, Port Chester, NY, Chester, NY