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Hangtown Halloween Ball Late Night Announcement

Railroad Earth will host the 5th annual Hangtown Halloween Ball at the El Dorado Fairgrounds in Placerville, California on October 22-25. Today festival organizers have announced the event's late night shows. The official Late Nights are separately-ticketed events that will be held in the Hang'n Hall on-site at the El Dorado County Fairground. Late Nights will begin shortly after the main stage closes and w ...

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Pitcher Jake Peavy Covers Grateful Dead & Jason Isbell

MLB Network's The Rundown recently featured a profile on San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy which focused on his love of music. Peavy likes to wind down by playing guitar and singing. In the clip below he shows off his talents by performing "Truckin'" by the Grateful Dead and Jason Isbell's "Traveling Alone." [Photo via MickeyHart.net] Peavy came to the attention of Deadheads earlier this summer when h ...

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Phil Lesh & Friends Pay Tribute To Grateful Dead 1980 At Terrapin

Phil Lesh & Friends' series of shows honoring each year of Grateful Dead continued last night at Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael, California; where the bassist and his band used the same setlist the Dead did on June 21, 1980 at West High Auditorium in Anchorage, Alaska. [Image created by Quinfolk] Following a discussion about the year 1980 featuring Lesh led by Jay Blakesberg, Phil took the stage with ...

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John Popper Guests With Foo Fighters In Noblesville

UPDATE: Upgraded video of Popper's call-and-response with Dave Grohl has surfaced: [Video captured by Cory Taylor] Foo Fighters' current tour has been filled with guest spots and fun covers. That trend continued last night at Klipsch Music Center in Noblesville, Indiana - aka Deer Creek - where Blues Traveler front man John Popper sat-in with the band as reported by Jambands.com. [Photo via John Popper Face ...

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Amy Schumer & Jennifer Lawrence Dance On Billy Joels Piano

Last night Billy Joel performed at Wrigley Field in Chicago, where he welcomed a pair of famous actresses to dance on his piano towards the end of the evening. Jennifer on stage with @AmySchumer at Billy Joel's concert in Chicago yesterday,(August 27th). ~ ~ ~#jenniferlawrence #jlaw #amyschumer #kyledunnigan #billyjoel #concert #onstage #screenplay #dance #chicago A photo posted by Jennifer Shrader Lawrence ...

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Jeff Austin Announces Jeff Austin Band Lineup Change

Mandolin wiz Jeff Austin has announced a lineup change for his Jeff Austin Band outfit. Banjoist Danny Barnes has left the group and Austin tapped Ryan Cavanaugh to fill his role. Here's the official statement from Austin: It is with endless excitement that the Jeff Austin Band would like to welcome banjo master Ryan Cavanaugh into the fold. Ryan brings with him a great sense of musical adventure and intens ...

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Conan OBrien Makes Fun Of Phish Loving Cue Card Man

Last night's episode of Conan on TBS was the show's second annual "Scrapisode" featuring outtakes and moments from rehearsals. In the middle of the episode Phish came up when Conan O'Brien took cue card man Kent Irwin to task for his devotion to the Vermont jam act. The scene starts with Andy Richter saying "he has to listen to Phish all the time" in reference to Kent Irwin. Conan asks Kent if he goes to ev ...

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Bob Dylan & The Band Clubhouse Big Pink Available For Rent

"Big Pink," a house where Bob Dylan wrote and recorded the bulk of the material that makes up the famed Basement Tapes and that helped inspire The Band's debut LP, can be rented via VRBO. Most nights cost $650 and there is a minimum stay of two nights required. "Big Pink" in located in West Saugerties, New York and was originally built in in the '60s. "The house was newly built when Rick Danko, who was coll ...

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Full Show Friday | Santana & Herbie Hancock – Tokyo 1981

In a recent interview with Billboard, guitarist Carlos Santana revealed he's formed a new band with keyboardist Herbie Hancock, saxophonist Wayne Shorter, guitarist John McLaughlin and his drumming wife Cindy Blackman. The new band will be called Supernova. "Definitely spring recording and summer touring in Europe and maybe America," Carlos said of the group's plans. "Can you hear it? It's kind of like play ...

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Pro-Shot Video | Umphreys McGee – Night Nurse In Charlotte

On August 20 Umphrey's McGee brought their never ending tour to The Fillmore in Charlotte, where the second set featured the return of "Night Nurse" for just the second time in 2015. TourGigs provided a webcast of the show and Umphrey's has shared the company's footage of "Night Nurse" from Charlotte. [Photo by Abby Fox] The Kris Myers-penned instrumental was debuted by Umphrey's on November 20, 2009 at the ...

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