Zoot Sims, Flying Burrito Brothers featured in free Concert Vault downloads
Vintage shows by jazzman Zoot Sims and the Flying Burrito Brothers are available as free downloads for members this week at the Concert Vault , a spokesman told Vintage Rock 'n' Roll Examiner Dec. 4. The Zoot Sims concert, from the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco on Oct. 8, 1978 , features him performing with pianist and longtime ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Bob Dylan's original hand-written lyrics to Mr Tambourine Man are yours for A 60,000
The words to the 1964 classic have been put up for auction - another page with the lyrics for The Times They Are a-Changin' sold for 250,000 in 2010 The original hand-written lyrics to Bob Dylan's iconic song Mr Tambourine Man are expected to be fetch more than 60,000 at auction in Los Angeles tomorrow.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Tunesday: Sandrider on ESPN, New La Luz Vid, Robin Pecknold Supergroup & More
As everyone joyously witnessed the Saints' 7-34 slaughter against the Seahawks last night, those watching at home were treated to a special surprise.
Indie rockers to pay tribute to The Byrds' Gene Clark at Union Transfer on January 22nd
On Wednesday, January 22nd the lead singers of three established indie-rock bands and one indie-rock band on almost hiatus are coming together at Union Transfer to pay tribute to one of the founding members of The Byrds, Gene Clark .
Members Of Fleet Foxes, Grizzly Bear, Walkmen, Beach House To Cover Gene Clark On Tour
No Other , the 1974 solo album from the former Byrds member, is one of those cult-favorite albums that you're probably never heard of unless you're part of its cult.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Beck Previews 'Morning Phase' With Stunning Orchestral 'Wave' Debut
The Golden State's got deserts, it's got trees, it's got the hills of Beverley .
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Brian Loy: The certainty - and uncertainty - of taxes
To everything there is a season, goes the Byrds' song "Turn! Turn! Turn!" It's a good time to schedule a meeting with your CPA for year-end tax strategies in conjunction with your personal and business planning.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Beck opens up about new album 'Morning Phase'
Beck has spoken further about his forthcoming album 'Morning Phase'. The US singer-songwriter has revealed that three tracks - 'Waking Light', 'Blackbird Chain', and 'Country Dawn' were recorded at Jack White's Third Man Records and he described the record, which is due out next February, as coming from the tradition of "California music".
The Washington Monthly
On the 50th anniversary of the JFK assassination, here are The Byrds at Monterey Pop performing "He Was a Friend of Mine," with some preliminary conspiracy theory commentary from David Crosby.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Beck's Long Road to 'Morning Phase'
The flashbacks come at high speed as soon as Beck hits the stage in an airplane-hangar-like hall at Technopolis, a science-and-amusement park in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Beck Calls New Album "California Music"
In a new interview with Rolling Stone , Beck discusses his upcoming album Morning Phase , due out in February of 2014.
The Japan Times
'Can't Stand Losing You'
So you want to be a rock 'n' roll star, then listen now to what I say / Just get an electric guitar, then take some time and learn how to play / And with your hair swung right and your pants too tight it's gonna be alright."
Thanksgiving specials to air on MSPR
Morehead State Public Radio will offer several special programs on Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 28. MSPR's broadcast schedule will consist of: 9 a.m. "Life Is a Gift" - A Thanksgiving celebration with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.
Chris Hillman, who's played with the Byrds, the Flying Burrito Brothers, Manassas and the Desert Rose Band, has been at the center of not one, but two musical revolutions - the birth of folk rock in the mid-1960s and the birth of country rock at the end of the decade.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
Ex-Byrds front man returning to Largo
Roger McGuinn doesn't make his set lists in advance. He likes to plan them the day of the performance when he sits down with his wife and manager, Camilla McGuinn.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Tampa Bay Newspapers
Largo Cultural welcomes McGuinn
Chicago native Roger McGuinn returns to the Tampa Bay area Friday, Nov. 22, 8 p.m., performing at Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Former 'Byrds' at Palomino Friday
Former members of The Byrds, Firefall and the Nicolette Larson Band, Terry Rogers and Scott Nienhaus, pictured left, will play at the Palomino Club on Friday, Nov. 15, from 8 p.m. to midnight.
Walter Tunis: Willie's will be jam-packed for two nights
Adam Copeland, left, J.D. Westmoreland, Ben Gourley and Jason Wolf have been playing together as the Rumpke Mountain Boys for a decade.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
David Crosby Reveals Plans for Tour in Support of New Solo Album, "Croz"
David Crosby recently announced that he'll hit the road in late January for a U.S. tour to support Croz , his first solo studio album in 20 years.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
11/9/13: Today's Tips: Saturday
MUSIC : Roger McGuinn @ The Egg , Albany. The legendary voice of the Byrds returns with his solo show that takes the audience on a guided tour of his role as a preserver of music traditions and innovations in the development of folk-rock and country-rock in the '60s, which continue to influence musicians of today.