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To raise money to help cover his medical expenses, family and friends gathered together Wednesday night at Suite LiveLab in Chicago for a "Birthday Benefit Bash," where Mandel, who turned 69 the day before, performed with stellar backup players.
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Two award-winning blues musicians - one with almost 50 years experience and another credited for rocking out with Grammy award-winning musicians - took the stage with their respective bands as the 23rd River City Blues Festival kicked off Friday evening.
To truly understand the concept of Trans Atlantic counter terrorism and its recent connection to international criminal justice system we must first understand that terrorism is a resort to or threat of violence for profit and by a group or individual we must also understand an organized form of crime such as terrorism is pursuit of political goals ... (more)
This has been a tough week for musicians taking ill. Just a few days after Butch Trucks missed an Allman Brothers show , Anders Osborne sat out the second set of last night's Phil Lesh & Friends's show at Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael, CA.
In this weekly column, RFT Music gets to know local creatives, musicians and their missions.
Underground cinema, in association with the Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company, will launch Dublin's first drive-in cinema this bank holiday weekend.
The Red Flame Hunters Childrens Mardi Gras Indian Tribe steps out this Sunday, March 16 at AL Davis Park for Uptown Super Sunday 2014.
James Montgomery Blues Band is set to play Bridge Street Live on Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 at 8:00 PM.
It's a place of dartboards, billiards and long-neck beers. Baseball games flick across flat-screen TVs while patrons talk pinch hits and Harleys inside CrossRoads Grill and Lounge in Cape Coral.
Master magician Teller co-directs the new A.R.T. production of William Shakespeare 's THE TEMPEST along with Aaron Posner and the creators discuss the venture as part of a new video featurette.
An expanded version of a recent PBS special documenting a star-packed concert commemorating the 1989 inauguration of President George H.W. Bush will be released as a DVD on May 6. A Celebration of Blues and Soul: The 1989 Presidential Inaugural Concert features performances by an impressive lineup of legendary musicians, including Stevie Ray ... (more)
While coming of age in Kansas City after the turn of the century, Samantha Fish passed on contemporary music.
MUSICAL TIES: Keb' Mo' has worked with a long list of artists, including Bonnie Raitt, Jackson Browne, Herbie Hancock, James Taylor, The Dixie Chicks, Willie Nelson and Robert Cray, while big names who have covered his tunes include Joe Cocker, Robert Palmer and BB King.
Friday, Houserocker Johnson and The Shadows are at Blind Willie's . Billy George & Mo' Lightin' have a CD Release Party at Darwin' s in Marietta and The Rockaholics are at Fat Matt's .
On the apocalyptic theme of The Second Round: "We try to see things globally, see things widely.
The story begins with a mysterious stranger named David , who arrives on the doorstep of grieving mother claiming to be an Army buddy of her deceased son.