Show Reviews

03/30/15



Robert Randolph Joins Blackberry Smoke For Rock and Roll Throwdown In NYC

Sometimes it seems difficult to locate real, true rock and roll that is new, that isn’t just a regurgitation of rock and roll from the 1960s, 70s and 80s. This difficulty can be accounted for by any number of elements – auto tuning, the decreasing influence of record companies in the world of musical artistry, MTV. The difficulty in question is just that however, a difficulty – not an impossibility. This past Saturday night (3/28) at NYC's Webster Hall, Blackberry Smoke served as exhibits [...]

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Widespread Panic Returns To LA's Historic Orpheum Theatre

Widespread Panic brought the house down this past last Wednesday, March 25th, for the second of their two night stint at the historic Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles, CA. The venue opened in 1926 as a [...]

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Galactic Brings The Funk To Best Buy Theater, 3/27-3/28

New Orleans funksters Galactic made a 2-night stop at NYC's Best Buy Theater this past weekend, March 27-28, to bring some of that NOLA flavor up north. They brought along Erica Falls and her power [...]

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03/29/15



Yonder Mountain String Band Stay Fresh With Kral and Jolliff In Portland

It’s been about a year since Yonder Mountain String Band announced that after sixteen years of playing together, founding member Jeff Austin was moving on. The remaining members (Adam Aijala on gui [...]

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Supergroup Diamond Rugs Rocks Intimate Tour Opener

Midway through last Thursday night’s (3/26) Diamond Rugs show at Ortlieb’s in Philadelphia, John McCauley gave the crowd some advice: “If you want to get smart, read a book. If you want to have [...]

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The Road To DelFest: Travelin' McCourys And Billy Nershi At The Rex Theater

The Road To DelFest mini-tour featuring the Travelin' McCourys and the String Cheese Incident's Billy Nershi rolled into the Rex Theater in Pittsburgh, PA for a good ole' fashioned mid-week bluegrass [...]

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STS9 Goes Deep For Three-Night Run At The Georgia Theatre

For three straight nights, STS9 took the Georgia Theatre through a funkified, electronic joyride, stringing together a run of shows to remember for their loyal and rowdy fan base. The first night's sh [...]

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Railroad Earth Roars Through West Coast Run

Railroad Earth kicked off their west-coast tour last Friday night (3/13) in San Francisco at The Independent, then headed just across the San Francisco Bay to perform at the legendary Fox Theater in O [...]

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Phil Lesh Closes Out Birthday Run at the Capitol Theatre

Phil Lesh performed the last of his four show birthday run at The Capitol Theatre on Thursday, March 19th, with Warren Haynes and Barry Sless on guitar, Rob Baracco on keys, and John Molo on drums. Wi [...]

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Wilco Cancels Concert Over Indiana Religious Freedom Restoration Act

The Boycott Indiana campaign has some juice! Wilco has decided to cancel their sched ...


De La Soul Launches Kickstarter Campaign For New Album With David Byrne, Damon Albarn

Quintessential hip-hop group De La Soul hopes to release their first full-length al ...


Did Ultra Finally Get Its Act Together?

Ultra Music Festival in Miami has gotten a bad rap in recent years for overuse of dru ...


Holy Phish Land 'Amy's Farm' Up For Sale

Amy's Farm (or Larrabee Farm), the location of Phish's first festival in 1991, is ...


Listen To A Lullaby Version of The Dead's 'Casey Jones'

In celebrating The Grateful Dead's 50th anniversary, the popular children's music gro ...


Umphrey's McGee Revealed as Mystery Werk Out Festival Headliner

The Werk Out Festival has announced that the blurred mystery headliner for this year' ...


Funk Army Turkuaz Descends Upon Irving Plaza, 5/2

On Saturday May 2nd, the Brooklyn-based funk army Turkuaz will descend on Irving Plaz ...


Hot August Music Festival Reveals Lineup

The Hot August Music Festival has announced their lineup, taking place on August 15th ...


Primus Announces Summer Tour Dates With Dinosaur Jr.

Primus has announced yet another leg of their ongoing "Primus and the Chocolate Facto ...


Willie Nelson Announces Fourth of July Picnic Lineup

Willie Nelson has announced the lineup for his 4th of July Picnic, which will take pl ...


Jay-Z Launches New Music Streaming Service 'Tidal' With Jack White, Daft Punk And More

UPDATE 3/30 5:30 PM: Jay Z just wrapped up a press conference in New York with a huge ...


Led Zeppelin's Robert Plant Goes EDM With Diplo

Perhaps even more bizarre than Paul McCartney working with Kanye West, the new myster ...


Watch Richard From The Howard Stern Show Jam With Umphrey's McGee

The Howard Stern Show has just shared exclusive video of their regular personality, R ...


Listen: Phil Lesh & Friends Play Back-To-Back Tributes To 1972

Phil Lesh has been paying tribute to the various years in the Grateful Dead's storied ...


New Tupac Music To Be Released From The Vaults

There's a whole reservoir of unreleased Tupac Shakur material out there that will ...


Watch: Footage From Stevie Wonder's Songs In The Key Of Life Tour

Stevie Wonder's "Songs in the Key of Life" tour has been making the rounds across the ...


Major Music Festivals Banning Selfie Sticks

Selfie sticks will no longer be permitted at Coachella or Lollapalooza, accordin ...


EOTO Only Tries Once: An Exclusive with the Masters of Live Improv EDM

As with all of their shows, Michael Travis begins by declaring “We are EOTO, everyt ...


Getting To Know: On The Sun, Collaborative Brooklyn Soul

The story of On the Sun, a working New York City-based soul band founded in 2013, is ...


The Motet's Jans Ingber Talks Backwoods Festival, Colorado, and More

The Motet are true funk. The seven-piece ensemble has steadily built a fanbase, brin ...


The 2015 Complete Music Festival Guide

Festival announcements are at an all-time high, and it's up to us to help you weed th ...


Live for Live NOLA Launch Party 3/7: Wrap Video, Photos

Live for Live Music kicked things off with a bang in New Orleans with a funky launch ...


Nigel Hall's Top 10 Keyboardists Of All Time

New Orleans staple Nigel Hall is one of the most talented keyboardists in the game. ...


Billy & The Kids Bringing Europe Seventy 2.0 To The Cap

Amid a great deal of (well deserved) hype and excitement for the Grateful Dead’s 50 ...


L4LM's Guide To Live Acts At Ultra Music Festival

This weekend, Ultra Music Festival hits Miami for the 16th year, bringing the biggest ...


Let's Be Grateful For The Dead's 50th Reunion

Ever since the initial "Fare Thee Well" announcement last January, the 50th anniversa ...


L4LM's Guide To Miami Music Week 2015

Miami Music Week is just around the corner, and, as usual, top producers from all cor ...


Ed Sharpe Guitarist Christian Letts Discusses Marcus Mumford-Produced Solo Album 'Hold Fast'

Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros guitarist Christian Letts recently released hi ...


Getting To Know Backup Planet: Album Stream/Interview

Backup Planet, a self-described Experimental Funk-Rock band out of Nashville, Tennes ...


Playlist: 16 Of The Best Sit-Ins With Phish

With the recent Phish tour and festival announcements, summer finally feels like it's ...


Umphrey's McGee's Ryan Stasik Talks Omega Moos, Major Rager, Abbey Road, and More

Live for Live Music's Chris Meyer recently spoke with Umphrey's McGee bassist Ryan St ...


Magnaball: A Guide Through Phish's First Nine Festivals

With yesterday's official announcement of Magnaball, jam band Phish will reach dou ...


On The Road With Umphrey's McGee: The Official Band Tour Log

Umphrey’s McGee and Live for Live Music are teaming up in 2015 to bring you exclusi ...


Bowlive VI: Nightly Recap

Bowlive VI is upon us! The annual 8-night funk fest with Soulive has become a staple ...



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