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  1. Michael Franti and Spearhead to Headline Band Together's Main Event on June 27Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | 24-7 Press Release

    Spring is here and that means music and the largest charity concert in the Southeast! Band Together NC, a Triangle-based organization that uses live music as a platform for social change, has announced singer-songwriter-guitarist, filmmaker and humanitarian Michael Franti and his band, Spearhead, as its headlining band for this year's Main Event. The concert will be held June 27 at Red Hat Amphitheater and will benefit Band Together's partnership with StepUp Ministry.


  2. Counting Crows set to play at Austin Music Hall on Monday August, 3rdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2009 | Examiner.com

    The Saturday Night Rebel Rockers "Traveling Circus & Medicine Show" is headed to Austin's famed Music Hall. With over 20 million cd's sold worldwide, the Counting Crows are anticipated to deliver a rythmically dulcifying performance, they are scheduled to play along with Michael Franti & Spearhead and Augustana.


  3. (Courtesy Photo) Dubstep violinist Lindsey Stirling will perform as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Dubstep violinist Lindsey Stirling will perform as part of the 2015 summer concert season for Red Butte Garden in Salt Lake City Dubstep violinist Lindsey Stirling will perform as part of the 2015 summer concert season for Red Butte Garden in Salt Lake City "Every year, we start this thing not knowing how it's going to unfold," said Chris Mautz, Red Butte's concert promoter, a day before the season's unveiling Tuesday morning. The slate includes acts who have played Red Butte in the past few years, including alt-country star Lyle Lovett , reggae/hip-hip act Michael Franti & Spearhead , folksinger Brandi Carlile and Garrison Keillor's "A Prairie Home Companion" radio show .


  4. Mountain Winery unveils concert series lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | SFGate

    ... acts include Boz Scaggs (July 7), Chris Isaak (Aug. 14), Huey Lewis and the News (Aug. 6) and Michael Franti & Spearhead (Aug. 18). Tickets, which range from $35 to $159.50, go on sale Monday, April 20. For purchase information and a complete ...


  5. Initial 2015 Nitefall on the River concerts announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Examiner.com

    ... the day of the concert. Norwalk native Sara Routh will open the show. California multi-genre band Michael Franti & Spearhead will come to Simon Estes Amphitheater on June 11 for a 7 p.m. event. Spearhead combines hip hop, jazz, funk, R&B, reggae, ...


  6. Glier, Jason Spooner share Strand stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Herald Gazette

    ... the country; and has performed with acts as varied as B.B. King, John Mayer, Jackson Browne, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Ray LaMontagne, Susan Tedeschi, Jackie Greene, G. Love, Guster, Blues Traveler, Peter Rowan and Sara Bareilles. The band ...


  7. Tortuga Music Festival This Weekend: Best Places to Hang Out in Fort LauderdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Broward-Palm Beach

    The Tortuga Music Festival is hitting Fort Lauderdale beach this weekend. And with it comes an eclectic mix of performers, from country music stars like Kenny Chesney to modern hippies like Michael Franti & Spearhead and Ben Harper.


  8. Franti, The Roots confirmed for Jazz FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Regina Leader Post

    June 30, 2013 - Michael Franti and Spearhead bring the the 2013 Sasktel Jazz Festival to a close with an energetic show at the Bess Gardens in Saskatoon on June 30, 2013. Franti will perform at Bessborough Gardens with local opener Parab Poet the Hip Hop Hippies on June 30. The Roots will perform with a special guest opener on Canada Day, July 1. Tickets go on sale March 31 at 10 a.m. They will be available through saskJazz.com, the festival box office at 701-601 Spadina Cres.


  9. Going on a Road Trip? Here are Some Road Trip Songs to Get the Car MovingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    With the warmer weather touching down on us in Northern Colorado, you might start planning those Summer vacations you'll be taking. If you're like me, you'll be finding a cheap flight and taking everyone into the friendly skies.


  10. Michael Franti & Spearhead: Support Acts, Chch CancellationRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | Scoop

    Firstly, we are sad to announce the cancellation of Michael Franti & Spearhead's performance in Christchurch at the Bedford on March 26th, due to unresolved production issues. Michael and Bluesfest Touring are committed to presenting Michael's show at the professional level his fans rightly expect, and will plan to return at a later date in the near future.


  11. Rosenfield captures more than just a photographRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    Rosenfield's "What I Be" project is based on a concept easier said than done: defeating your insecurities by opening up about them or, as he puts it, "creating security through insecurity." By the end of this week, more than 70 Binghamton students will have participated in creating this security by stepping in front of the camera.


  12. Countdown to Bendigo's Ulumbarra Theatre openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | ABC News

    With one month to go until its official opening, how much remains to be done around Bendigo's new theatre? Past 5:00pm, the Ulumbarra Theatre site is still a hive of activity. Diggers move earth outside around the grand staircase and, inside, tradies work furiously on everything from electrical wiring to mixing mortar for floor tiles.


  13. The Gipsy Kings Cancel New Zealand Bluesfest SideshowsRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Scoop



  14. Press Play: Marin father, son featured on debut of Kim & the GenerationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    Participate: If you or your band are from Marin and have an album or EP to be reviewed, send a CD and contact info to Press Play, 4000 Civic Center Drive, Suite 301, San Rafael, CA 94903 Kim & the Generations make a funky debut on a CD that features a father-son guitar and bass team that inspired the group's name. The band wrote the nine soulful originals on the album in the San Rafael garage of guitarist Pat Morris and his bass-playing son James, a San Rafael High School senior.


  15. Namaste Tuned: Yoga Live Invites You to Get Down Dog at The FillmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | 303 Magazine

    Sting plucks his standup bass. Iggy Pop crawls on all fours. Willie Nelson cradles his weathered axe.


  16. A Vinyl Affair returns to WellingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... e coming weeks, for DVDs and concert tickets - here's the first, a chance to win a double pass to Michael Franti & Spearhead .


  17. 7 ways to catch the vibes at Alpine World Ski Championships in the Vail ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... in witnessing skiing history taking place. Free concerts Music is the universal language, and Michael Franti & Spearhead brought the world together at a packed Solaris Plaza in Vail Village on Feb. 3. Though he was on crutches due to a torn ...


  18. Eight Gigs: Afrofunk ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | NewsReview.com

    ... his region's funk resurgence, and boasts players who have done tours of duty for such notables as Michael Franti & Spearhead, Afrolicious, the Coup and Tracorum. 904 15th Street, www.afrofunkexperience.com .


  19. Michael Franti & Spearhead play Tuesday in Vail.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | The Summit Daily News

    ... out in front of big crowds. It's hard to imagine a better band to get the party started than Michael Franti & Spearhead, who will perform Tuesday, Feb. 3. Known for both his activist anthems and uplifting love songs, Franti's live shows are always a ...


  20. Strange Magic rehashes familiar talesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Georgia Straight

    ... from the '50s up to the present that includes everything from Elvis to Burt Bacharach to Michael Franti & Spearhead. On the surface, this may seem like a wise choice. Why not throw in something familiar for the grandparents when they take the kids ...