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  1. Mountain Jam Announces HeadlinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Nippertown!

    ... by Brandi Carlile, Jason Isbell , blues guitarslinger Gary Clark Jr. , Mountain Jam faves Michael Franti & Spearhead (returning for their 11th annual appearance), the Chris Robinson Brotherhood , indie-rock sensation Courtney Barnett, Nathaniel ...

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  2. Napa's BottleRock music festival announces its 2016 lineup...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... May 27 There will also be a lot of jammin' and dancing going on with Ziggy Marley, Grouplove and Michael Franti & Spearhead taking to the stage. Of course being in Napa, the event also comes with a hearty serving of far from the usual soggy festival ...

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  3. Sweetwater 420 Festival adds musical acts to lineupRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2016 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    ... Journal-Constitution reports (http://on-ajc.com/1JrHfPW) that The Roots; Dawes; Robert Randolph; Michael Franti & Spearhead; and Lucero are among several newly announced artists.

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  4. Wonder, Red Hot Chili Peppers to headline BottleRockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... scheduled to perform at BottleRock 2016 at the Napa Valley Expo in Napa, May 27 - 29, 2016. ) Michael Franti & Spearhead is among the acts scheduled to perform at BottleRock 2016 at the Napa Valley Expo in Napa, May 27 - 29, 2016. ) Walk the Moon is ...

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  5. BottleRockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    Stevie Wonder performs during the funeral for Grammy award-winning jazz trumpeter Freddie Hubbard Tuesday, Jan.6, 2009, in Inglewood, Calif. Hubbard died Dec. 29 at age 70. Death Cab for Cutie, the Lumineers, Lenny Kravitz, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Rodrigo y Gabriela and Ziggy Marley are among the other well-known acts in the lineup, which was announced Tuesday.

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  6. Stevie Wonder, Chili Peppers headline BottleRockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | SFGate

    ... Death Cab for Cutie; Lenny Kravitz; Walk the Moon; Rodrigo y Gabriela; Ziggy Marley; Grouplove; Michael Franti & Spearhead; Gogol Bordello; Cold War Kids; Iration; MisterWives; Atlas Genius; Buddy Guy; the Pharcyde; the Joy Formidable; Shovels & ...

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  7. Wonder, Chili Peppers Headline BottleRockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    Other musical highlights of this year's lineup include Lenny Kravitz, Death Cab for Cutie, The Lumineers, Ziggy Marley, Buddy Guy, X Ambassadors and Michael Franti & Spearhead.

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  8. BottleRock Napa lineup: Stevie Wonder, Florence and the Machine, Red...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Death Cab for Cutie, the Lumineers, Lenny Kravitz, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Rodrigo y Gabriela and Ziggy Marley are among the other well-known acts in the lineup, which was announced Tuesday. In all, 70-plus acts -- representing everything from pop and blues to rock and reggae -- are scheduled to perform at this fourth annual pairing of music and culinary attractions, set for May 27-29 at the Napa Valley Expo in downtown Napa.

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  9. Sunday Funday: Michael Franti & Spearhead "Once a Day"Read the original story

    Nov 22, 2015 | Clubplanet

    Enjoying the pop reggae vibes of "Once A Day," it's hard to picture Michael Franti as the rapper behind 90s politically charged industrial band Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy. Not that his political advocacy has diminished, but the infectious smile of "Everybody oughta hug somebody, at least once a day" comes across as a modern cool take of Bobby McFerrin.

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  10. Blake Shelton, Tim McGraw & Dierks Bentley to Headline Tortuga Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... , raucous country-rocker Kip Moore, legendary rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd, funk and soul fusion band Michael Franti & Spearhead, powerhouse vocalist Randy Houser, "Freaks Like Me" crooner Joe Nichols, "Buy Me A Boat" dynamic live performer Chris Janson, ...

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  11. Mahama supports Rocky Dawuni's sixth albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    President of the Republic of Ghana John Dramani Mahama was in Bel Air, California, US, where he met renowned reggae artiste Rocky Dawuni at a reception with the Hollywood creative community. An event which saw the sixth album of Rocky Dawuni; Branches of the same tree album showcased.

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  12. Hardly Strictly BluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | Saratoga News

    ... nearly twice as many as attended the most famous music festival of all time - Woodstock in 1969. Michael Franti & Spearhead perform in the Banjo Stage during the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass at the Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif., on Friday, ...

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  13. The can't-miss acts at SF's Hardly Strictly BluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | SFGate

    ... influenced by folk revival of 60s with a fun pop sound." If you want to get up and jump around: Michael Franti & Spearhead "This will be a very active, get-on-your-feet-and-jump-around show," Richardson says. "He will have you moving like a maniac." ...

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  14. Hardly Strictly 2015: Another awesome roster, minus oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | SFGate

    A crowd spreads across the park while listening to Peter Rowan on the opening day of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass last year. Crowds enjoy the sun on the final day of the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival last year in Golden Gate Park.

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  15. 5 things happening in New Brunswick this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | CBC News

    ... live art and lots of tasty treats. Thursday, see Sugarbomb at 10 p.m at the Snooty Fox bar, or Michael Franti & Spearhead in the Blues Tent at 7 p.m. Friday, Matt Andersen will be back in the Blues Tent at 6 p.m. The Stingray Rising Star Showcase ...

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  16. Jason Spooner Band plays for PIERead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Capital Weekly

    ... Spooner Band has shared a stage with acts as varied as B.B. King, John Mayer, Jackson Browne, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Ray LaMontagne, Guster, Blues Traveler, Peter Rowan and Sara Bareilles. The musicians have performed at Targhee Fest in Jackson ...

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  17. Best Seats on the Rocks:Michael Franti & SpearheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | KBCO.com

    ... riday, August 7, at noon, listen for your shot at a pair of tickets plus soundboard passes to see Michael Franti & Spearhead at Red Rocks on Sunday, August 9.

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  18. Wayne Jones Audio Special USA Product Launch on 8/26, 9/8, 9/10 and 9/13Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | Bass Player

    Wayne Jones is heading to the USA Aug/Sept to do product launches and demonstrate his new High End High Powered WJ Bass Powered cabinets and the WJBP valve stereo pre-amp. Wayne will be joined by highly accredited Paul Adamy in New York & Carl Young from Michael Franti & Spearhead in San Francisco.

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  19. Nashville's Elliot Root ready to play Live On the GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | The Sidelines

    Nashville-based alternative-rock outfit Elliot Root has been gaining a lot of local attention lately, most recently topping Spotify's "Sounds of Nashville" Top 100 chart. "This summer has been our first summer out touring, and these first opportunities we've been getting have been great," frontman Scott Krueger said in a phone interview this week.

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  20. Michael Franti & Spearhead bring their socially conscious music to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | New Times SLO

    ... up! (Spread your wings and fly)/ And we all will rise up!" Franti sings. This Friday, Aug. 14, Michael Franti & Spearhead bring their "Once A Day" tour to Avila Beach Resort (doors at 5 p.m.; $20 to $30; ticketfly.com ) with Wheeland Brothers, ...

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