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Dead & Company Announce 2019 Fall Fun Run

Dead & Company have announced a brief ‘Fall Fun Run’ for the end of October and early November. The Grateful Dead continuation will celebrate Halloween night at Madison Square Garden, and play the following night – Friday November 1st – there as well. The next weekend, the band will head south to Hampton, VA to play the Hampton Coliseum, the …

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Peach Music Festival 2019 offered perfect weather, epic jams, and water-park fun

Peach Music Festival recently concluded its eighth year on Sunday after a full weekend of epic jam music from the scene’s strongest players. The festival merges the multi-stage festival environment with a water-park, giving it one of the more distinct vibes of any summer music fest out there. Over the course of four jam-packed days, The String Cheese Incident, Trey …

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Suwannee Hulaween Announces 2019 Festival Lineup!

Suwannee Hulaween has announced their 2019 festival lineup, which is a killer homogenization of the previous lineups. The String Cheese Incident will once again take over headliner duties for multiple nights, and they’ll be joined by Bassnectar, Anderson .Paak, and Jason Isbell as the other headliners. In the second tier you’ll see the festival split focus between heavyweight jam and …

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John Mayer plays Jerry’s guitar Wolf at Dead & Company’s Citi Field Show

As Dead & Company continue their fourth summer tour, they stopped at NYC’s Citi Field for a single Sunday show, which would end up being memorable for a multitude of reasons. Most prominently is the fact that John Mayer played Jerry Garcia’s Wolf guitar for the entirety of the show. The concert started off with the band taking the stage …

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The Peach Music Festival announces daily lineups

The daily lineup for Peach Music Festival has been released, and it’s going to be a HOT weekend in Scranton, PA! Thursday and Friday belong to The String Cheese Incident, who just absolutely nailed it at The Capitol Theatre this past weekend. Thursday support comes in the form of two Pigeons Playing Ping Pong sets, Aqueous, and Billy Strings, who …

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String Cheese Incident begins second set unplugged from the middle of the crowd

The String Cheese Incident has done some pretty unthinkable things since I first started catching them 7 years ago. Whether it’s an all-instrumental pickin’ party with bluegrass all-stars or a cover-filled production extravaganza at Hulaween, the band is constantly attempting to push the envelope in one way or another. It’s hard to talk about the final night of the three-night …

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Night Two: String Cheese Incident hit a grand slam at The Capitol Theatre

After a pretty exciting night one at Port Chester’s Capitol Theatre, The String Cheese Incident continued with high energy and tasty jams for the Sunday before Memorial Day. “Vertigo”, a new tune, kicked things off on a rockin’ note, and the following tune “Black and White” wouldn’t let up. That segued in a really interesting fashion into “Can’t Wait Another …

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The String Cheese Incident begin Capitol Theatre run with a BANG!

The String Incident kicked off their Capitol Theatre run in pretty spectacular fashion on Saturday night. The packed house was treated to a couple of energetic sets from the Colorado sextet that included fan-favorites along with some more rare treats. Set 1 wasted no time and featured some really spectacular jamming, particular in between “So Far From Home” and “Cedar …

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Peach Music Festival adds more bands to their phenomenal 2019 lineup!

The Peach Music Festival boasts a heavy lineup of jam music’s finest stars. The Grateful Dead’s Phil Lesh will lead a great band with Warren Haynes and John Scofield, in addition to Phish’s Trey Anastasio bringing TAB, with String Cheese Incident and Joe Russo’s Almost Dead filling out the headliner slots. While most festivals stop with a few great headliners, Peach differentiates …

Wear Your Wounds concludes tour with Uniform ahead of new LP release

Wear Your Wounds, the ethereal and emotional project from Converge’s Jacob Bannon, recently concluded their tour with New York City’s metallic industrial outfit Uniform. We caught the second-to-last show at Brooklyn’s Saint Vitus bar where a packed Friday night crowd enjoyed a bill of progressive heavy music. Blame God started the night with a raw set of sludgy grind music. …

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Jam Cruise Announces 2020 Lineup

Jam Cruise announced their 2020 lineup, and everyone has been freaking out ever since. Les Claypool is back on the boat, headlining with Claypool-Lennon Delirium and his Bastard Jazz project, which features Stanton Moore (Galactic), Skerik, and Mike Dillon. Additionally, moe., Galactic, Lettuce, Lotus, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Turkuaz, and Dumpstaphunk handle the headlining duties of …

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The String Cheese Incident prepares return to The Capitol Theatre

As The String Cheese Incident continues to roll out new music and tour dates to celebrate their 25th anniversary, we have our eyes set on their run at The Capitol Theatre coming Memorial Day weekend. The String Cheese Incident rang in 2018 at The Capitol Theatre, the wonderful rock palace located just north of New York City. Before that, they …

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Andrew Bird dazzles while road-testing ‘My Finest Work Yet’ in Brooklyn’s intimate National Sawdust

photo via Brooklyn Vegan Celebrating his fantastic new album My Finest Work Yet, Andrew Bird took to the intimate National Sawdust last night for the first of two Brooklyn shows. The performance was a 90-minute masterclass of Bird’s witty folk stylings, complete with whistles, loops, instrument changes, and a really great backing band. After a swift rendition of Chet Baker’s …

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Dopapod Announces Return Show at The Capitol Theatre

After taking 2018 off – with the exception of a mini-reunion at Brooklyn Comes Alive – Dopapod has announced their return to the stage with an April 27th performance at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY. “We’re all incredibly excited to bring the band back together to usher in the next chapter of Dopapod,” keyboardist Eli Winderman shares. “We’ve …