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21 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

Dear Green Lake, Sorry About The Cyanobacteria

Much has changed at Seattle's popular Green Lake, but some things stay the same.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

21 hrs ago | JamBase

Video & Audio | Scott Metzger Makes Phil Lesh & Friends Debut

Grateful Dead/Furthur bassist Phil Lesh brought the latest version of his Phil Lesh & Friends project to the Terrapin Crossroads Grate Room stage on Sunday night.


Related Topix: Phil Lesh & Friends, Pop/Rock, The Dead, Blues, Anders Osborne

Yesterday | Door Reminder

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Alpine Valley Music Theatre for sale 37,000-seat facility on market for $8.4 million.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, East Troy, WI, Jerry Garcia, Walworth County, WI

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Live Design Online

Chauvet Professional Legend Series Creates Aura Around Dark Star

BRIDGEPORT, CT " Rock and Roll is here to stay, it will never die," so sang the now almost-forgotten Danny and the Juniors in 1958.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jerry Garcia, Bridgeport, CT


BWW Previews: Dennis Larkin at Sacred Gallery, 'Road Trip to the Fourth Dimension'

Dennis Larkin returns to Sacred Gallery with his new exhibition, Road Trip to the Fourth Dimension.


Related Topix: Dimension, Jazz, Pop/Rock, The Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger

Sun Aug 24, 2014


How the Dead Invented #IceBucket

The viral phenomenon of dumping ice water over one's head began not as a way to raise money for ALS but as punishment for not donating $100.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Marketing, Jerry Garcia, Home Gardening, Home

Sat Aug 23, 2014

National Public Radio

Bruce Hornsby's Modern Classical Moment

Known for writing pop hits, Bruce Hornsby ventures into classical and jazz piano forms on the new album Solo Concerts .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Wayne Shorter, Charlie Haden, Jazz


Essential Movies: Almost Famous

Growing up in the 1970s, music was an important part of my life. My friends and I went to concerts dozens of times each year.


Related Topix: Almost Famous, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Adventure, Pop/Rock

Fri Aug 22, 2014


This Day in Music History: August 22nd

Sting married longtime girlfriend Trudie Styler on the 20th. 1992: Nearly a year after its initial release, Pearl Jam peaked at number two on the Billboard 200 Album Chart with their debut album Ten which spent four weeks at number two.


Related Topix: Trudie Styler, Pearl Jam, Pop/Rock


PlayhouseSquare presents the rock band Gov't Mule

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the rock band Gov't Mule and in celebration of their "20 Years Strong Tour" they will be taking the stage in PlayhouseSquare at the Connor Palace theatre on September 12, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. The group got their start in 1994 as a side project of The Allman Brothers Band with original members Warren Haynes and ... (more)


Related Topix: Blues, Gov't Mule, Pop/Rock, The Allman Brothers Band

Thu Aug 21, 2014


Bill Kreutzmann Reveals Taj Mahal Team-Up: 'I Want People to Freak Out'

Last week, the Grateful Dead 's Bill Kreutzmann announced that he would be convening a new band, the Locknstep Allstars, to perform on September 5th at the Lockn' Music Festival in Arrington, Virginia.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Arrington, VA, Music, Entertainment

Daily Kos

My Book is Finished

Beginning in 1968 I was a roadie for the Sons of Champlin, a San Francisco band.


Related Topix: Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock, IGN Entertainment, Black Entertainment, Tina Turner, Jerry Garcia

New Jersey Herald

Warwick Valley Winery hosts tribute to Grateful Dead

Warwick Valley Winery and Distillery is hosting its fifth annual tribute to the music of the Grateful Dead on Saturday and Sunday.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jerry Garcia

Wed Aug 20, 2014


Lockn', Phases make changes for Weir-less lineups

Following Bob Weir 's announcement that he was canceling all of his tourdates with his band RatDog, several festival organizers had to scramble to fill in the suddenly open slots.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ratdog, Arrington, VA, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers


Troy Savings Bank Music Hall Announces a New Concert

Singer-songwriter-pianist Bruce Hornsby returns to the acoustically sensational Troy Savings Bank Music Hall for an intimate solo concert at 8pm on Saturday, November 1. In addition to performing his acclaimed solo shows, Hornsby's unique musical career has found him leading such bands as the Range and the Noisemakers, as well as collaborating with ... (more)


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Video | HeadCount Q&A With Disco Biscuits & Rhythm Devils

One of the most interesting pairings of the festival season took place earlier this month at Gathering Of The Vibes , where the Disco Biscuits were joined by special guests Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

The Village Voice

Spiritual Doc Kabbalah Me Isn't Quite Transcendent

Steven Bram is a filmmaker on the cusp of 50, who has tried and failed to find fulfillment "from jumping out of an airplane to going to Grateful Dead shows."


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Movies, Entertainment

Guitar World

New Book/CD: Learn Slide Guitar from Warren Haynes

Guide to Slide Guitar , the legendary guitarist of Gov't Mule, Phil Lesh and Friends, the Grateful Dead and the Allman Brothers Band offers instructions on choosing a slide, perfecting left- and right-hand techniques, playing rhythm and blues soloing-on electric and acoustic.


Related Topix: Blues, Gov't Mule, Pop/Rock, The Allman Brothers Band


An algae startup emerges with a pilot plant in Alabama

Just a bit of information has trickled out about five-year-old startup Algae Systems over the years.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Daphne, AL

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Missoula Independent Online

Happiest Hour: Raising the Dead at the Top Hat

What you're listening to: On Monday nights from 5 to 7, talented Missoula bard Larry Hirshberg treats the Top Hat Lounge's Happy Hour patrons to live recordings of Grateful Dead shows.


Related Topix: Missoula, MT, Pop/Rock