[Interview] w/ Lotus- Preview for New Years Run
Dec18

[Interview] w/ Lotus- Preview for New Years Run

I caught up with Jesse Miller of Lotus last week in preview of their upcoming New Years Run. The next upcoming weeks Lotus will play two consecutive nights at Electric Factory, in Philly, Dec. 27-28; one night at The NorVa, in Norfolk, VA., Dec. 29; and their New Years run will finish with two consecutive shows at The National, in Richmond, VA., Dec. 30-31. Lotus’ Gilded Age Tour starts shortly after at the end of January 2015!...

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6 String Drag Return With First New Album In 18 Years
Dec05

6 String Drag Return With First New Album In 18 Years

After 18 years in hibernation, 6 String Drag is back with a new album, Roots Rock ‘N’ Roll, out February 10 on Royal Potato Family. The full length effort is equal part openhearted honesty, featuring frontman Kenny Roby‘s witty americana songwriting, and part jammed-out pure roots rock and roll! The bands newest recording plays homage to rocks first golden age reminding us of all that was real, and pure in americana...

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[Recap] Groove Away Your Saturday // Tweed, Main Squeeze, Dopapod
Dec05

[Recap] Groove Away Your Saturday // Tweed, Main Squeeze, Dopapod

Tweed, Main Squeeze and Dopapod at District N9NE Nov. 22, 2014 Including Interview with Tweed Photography: Steven Philips StSteven.com | Words: Kathleen Orlando District N9NE offered the perfect Saturday night with a lineup of three great bands. Headlined by the versatile Dopapod, and opened by energizing performances by Tweed and the Main Squeeze, each band brought their A game and it made for a wickedly fantastic show. Philly-based...

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Chris Robinson Brotherhood Release New LP On Vinyl for Black Friday
Nov26

Chris Robinson Brotherhood Release New LP On Vinyl for Black Friday

Chris Robinson Brotherhood will release Try Rock ‘N’ Roll- a limited edition 12″ vinyl exclusive EP featuring four cover songs- on Black Friday, November 28. Only 1400 copies of the EP will be pressed, and available soley at independent record stores, and will feature three new studio recordings and one live recording. The studio tracks will include “Hello L.A., Bye Bye Birminham,” a Delaney Bramlett/Mac...

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Stewart Copeland Hints at Oysterhead Reunion
Nov21

Stewart Copeland Hints at Oysterhead Reunion

The Police drummer, Stewart Copeland has suggested we can probably expect Oysterhead, his experimental jam supergroup alongside Trey Anastasio and Les Claypool, to reunite for another album or tour in the future. In an interview with radio.com, Copeland spoke very optimistically about the idea of getting back together to make something new with Trey and Les. When asked directly about the possability of a new Oysterhead album, Copeland...

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Duke Garwood releases ‘Heavy Love’ the title track off his upcoming album
Nov19

Duke Garwood releases ‘Heavy Love’ the title track off his upcoming album

Remaining true to his muse, the English born multi-instrumentalist Duke Garwood forthcoming album, ‘Heavy Love’ beautifully explores his signature mystical bluesy aura. Recorded in Josh Homme’s Pink Duck studio in Los Angeles with Alain Johannes (QOTSA) and Mark Lanegan, the title track really captures a flavor of the dark, erotic, and ‘mad blues’ elements that Garwood’s music has been known to...

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