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News by Rex Thomson

  • Category: Exclusives

    Watch The Nth Power Lay Out Deep Grooves & Pay Tribute To Bob Marley At Hulaween

    The Nth Power embraced the many facets of their funky blend of soul, rock, groove, and even reggae at the Hulaween Music Festival. Whether rocking the Thursday pre-party with pointed political messages (“Fuck Trump” said guitarist Nick Cassarino as an introduction for the song “Truth”) or their loving tribute to Bob Marley on day two featuring […]

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  • Category: Bluegrass

    Relive Greensky Bluegrass’ Tremendous Day & Night Sets At Suwannee Hulaween [Videos]

    At  Suwannee Hulaween, the bluegrass juggernauts of Greensky Bluegrass gave eager crowds a healthy dose of their brand of psychedelic mountain music. During the festival, Greensky performed two awe-inspiring sets: one to close out the festivities during Thursday night’s festival-opening pre-party and another mid-afternoon the following day on Friday. Check out our thoughts on Greensky’s Hulaween performances, […]

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  • Category: Media

    MSNBC’s Ari Melber Sends Chris Christie “Truckin'” With Grateful Dead Lyrics In TV Report [Watch]

    Ari Melber, host of MSNBC‘s The Beat news round-up show, sent governor Chris Christie packin’ last night to the the lyrics of the Grateful Dead‘s classic “Truckin’” last night. Democratic candidate Phil Murphy defeated New Jersey Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno in the state-wide gubernatorial election. Former US Attorney Christie’s tenure as governor has been marred […]

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  • Category: Jam

    Watch Mike Gordon Go Deep During His Jam-Packed Hulaween Set [Videos]

    Mike Gordon brought his band to the Spirit Of The Suwannee Park over the Hulaween weekend to give fans a taste of the deep end. Though the set wasn’t Gordo’s first visit to the park, it was his first visit in quite some time, and the costumed crowd of freaks was packed in tight to […]

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  • Category: Exclusives

    Watch Tank And The Bangas Bring The Love To Hulaween [Videos]

    Tank and the Bangas have had a wonderful run this year and rolled into the 2017 Suwannee Hulaween with a head of steam. After their win of the Tiny Desk concert challenge hosted by NPR (and judged by Trey Anastasio), the New Orleans based band have seen their stock sky-rocket! The band’s crowd during their […]

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  • Category: Bluegrass

    Yonder Mountain String Band Delivers Spooky Covers And Massive Jams For Halloween [Videos]

    Yonder Mountain String Band celebrated Halloween in the birthplace of bluegrass, Kentucky, with a barn burning pickathon at the Manchester Music Hall with opening support from The Last Revel. Yonder showed their Halloween spirit with their skull faced makeup provided by budding horror make up artist and full time fiddler Allie Kral. While Kral provided her trademark blend […]

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  • Category: Exclusives

    Watch Ween Close Down The Amphitheater Stage At Hulaween

    Iconoclast music makers Ween brought their mixed bag of pop, rock, sea shanties and more to the Suwannee Hulaween Festival for their wild and woolly Amphitheater closing set. The band has always reveled in their sonic diversity and their career-spanning song selection certainly showed it. In just the first thirty minutes of their set, Ween […]

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  • Category: Bluegrass

    The String Cheese Incident Covers Stevie Wonder, Beyoncé, Led Zeppelin, More In “Love” Set At Hulaween

    The String Cheese Incident pulled out all the stops for their Saturday headlining performances at the 2017 Suwannee Hulaween. The two afternoon sets, which featured special guest sit-ins from steel guitarist Roosevelt Collier and saxophonist Kamasi Washington during the later set, were packed full of cheese classics and fierce jams. Later in the evening, the massively anticipated “Night Of The […]

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  • Category: Electronic

    String Cheese Incident Debuts Beats Antique Collab At Hulaween [Video]

    Suwannee Hulaween hosts and founders The String Cheese Incident brought the house down at the Spirit Of The Suwannee Music Park last night with two particularly jam-heavy sets. Greeted by thousands and thousands of costumed Hulaween revelers, the boys tore into their dual sets, offering the characteristic high energy and commitment the band has become known for. Backed by one […]

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  • Category: Features

    Mike Gordon Joins The Benevento Russo Duo At Hulaween [Full Video]

    It’s certainly a rare occasion for Joe Russo and Marco Benevento to reunite as a duo. While the Joe Russo’s Almost Dead bandmates have mostly dedicated their time to the Grateful Dead-inspired band, as Benevento tours his own band throughout the year, the drummer and keyboardist reunited for their fourth show this year after a […]

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