April 14, 2014-- Taking Back Sunday treated fans to a small acoustic session at Revolution Bar & Music Hall in their hometown of Amityville. The entire band showed up to sign their new cd and vin[...]
There's not many artists who can fill a club to capacity on a random Wednesday night, with a line snaking down the block and social media buzzing trying to get tickets. But when a house music legend l[...]
Heading out to a trade show in Las Vegas, I decided to give myself an extra day and catch Elton John during his "The Million Dollar Piano" residency at The Coliseum in Caesar’s Palace. My expectatio[...]
Perhaps the coolest thing to come out of the jam band world in recent years is Matt Butler’s Everyone Orchestra, an ever-changing supergroup comprised of talented musicians joining forces to create [...]
Output got dirty this past Friday night as famed producer Eats Everything, notable for a string of releases on highly regarded Dirtybird Records, took the booth at the Brooklyn dance mecca to show off[...]
This past weekend at Seattle's Safeco Field, Sir Paul McCartney continued to blow minds by bringing out the surviving members of Nirvana - Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear, whom he worked with on the Sound City – Reel to Reel soundtrack with the song "Cut Me Some Slack" – which they debuted at the 12-12-12 concert at Madison Square Garden, and then performed again on Saturday Night Live. "Cut Me Some Slack" was not the only song they came out with Macca to play, however. They remained onstage to perform several more songs, including "Get Back," "Long Tall Sally," "Helter Skelter," "Golden Slumbers," "Carry That Weight" and "The End."
McCartney never ceases to amaze fans, as he puts on one of the best live shows night in and night out. We included both a good version of "Get Back" and then a decent version of the full performance with the members of Nirvana because it is necessary, even though the quality is not that good. We are sure you will enjoy either way.
Stemming from the success of Tupac's hologrammed performance at Coachella in 2012, the living members of The Grateful Dead have announced two exclusive performances with a hologram version of the [...]
The White House has finally responded to a public petition unanimously in favor of deporting popstar-turned-lawbreaker, Justin Bieber. Much to the dismay of those who signed, he will not be forced [...]
Phish phans, myself included, are in utter shock this morning, after reading the announcement regarding the jam band’s performance at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. It seems that lead g [...]
With Phish 2014 summer tour dates having been announced - and many of our West Coast brethren voicing their complaints, in hoping this was just the initial announcement, as no dates were released way [...]
Sure, visiting family and friends is a perfectly fine reason to travel across the country. But, between you and me, I wanted to make sure my weekend trip coincided with an excellent concert. I do live [...]
THE SECURITY PROJECT rolled into The Paramount in Huntington, playing some rare jewels that Peter Gabriel has not been covering himself on recent tours. Led by Westchester's own (and former Peter Ga [...]
Proven in the past by our fascination with Little Stevie Wonder, Hansen, Musical Youth, and Derek Trucks, we as a populace are fascinated with the new and inspired talent brought forth by the younger [...]
Winn Butler dead ringers, doppelgangers, and duplicates… Mariachi banditos next to a glitter masked cougar… Overweight and underdating Cinderellas… Pimple-headed adolescents, sweating behind [...]
Earlier this year, the New Orleans Jazz + Heritage Festival dropped one of the most jaw-dropping-drool-inducing lineups that we've ever seen. With Phish, String Cheese, Clapton, Springsteen, Santa [...]
Wyllys (Wade Wilby) is an experienced spinner who continues to revolutionize his ever-growing niche with genre-bending nu-disco shows. One of the most obvious means to which Wyllys is set apart from h [...]
As the 20th Anniversary of the tragic, and unfortunate, death of Kurt Cobain reaches us, Live for Live Music's Bob Wilson takes a look back at the events surrounding a case that has been closed as a " [...]
Dear Sir or Madame, will you take a look? Mick Manning and Brita Granstrom have given us a fine new little Beatles book. The Beatles (Frances Lincoln Books, 2014) took them years to write and illustra [...]
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