by Jeff Tamarkin on May 31, 2017
If you don’t ask, then you don’t get. So when Stephen Bruner, better known as Thundercat, wanted a couple of special voices for his new album, he asked. And both Kenny Loggins and Michael...
by Mike Greenhaus on May 29, 2017
Photo by John Patrick GattaGregg Allman passed away on Saturday. He was 69. The official cause of death is unknown at this time, but the legendary Allman Brothers Band singer, organist and...
by Mike Greenhaus on May 27, 2017
We recently published an exclusive excerpt from Gregg Allman’s autobiography My Cross To Bear. Shortly after its publication, Gregg Allman spoke with us about the book and his “beautiful...
by Dean Budnick on May 26, 2017
Here's more from our Dead & Company cover story in anticipation of the tour opener in Las Vegas on Saturday.Photo by Bill KellyJohn Mayer first heard the music of the Grateful Dead anew while...
by Dean Budnick on May 22, 2017
Long Strange Trip is not only the apt title of a new Grateful Dead documentary, but it’s also a fair assessment of the process by which the film was made. Director Amir Bar-Lev, who grew up as a...
May 18, 2017
Our new digital sampler is now available. Click here to download the sweet sounds of June_July.
by Rob Slater on May 18, 2017
Photo via Marc MillmanChristopher John Boyle, better known as Chris Cornell, passed away unexpectedly late last night following Soundgarden’s show at the Fox Theatre in Detroit and rock has been...
by Mike Ayers on May 17, 2017
Billy Martin is feeling nostalgic. Medeski Martin & Wood have just finished a blistering first set at the tiny West Village club (Le) Poisson Rouge, where the trio has been hunkered down for two...
by Matt Inman on May 15, 2017
On "Belong,” the title track of San Fermin’s new album, Allen Tate sings, “There’s a little piece of me that’s always somewhere else/ But I’m right where I belong.” And while the...
by Mike Greenhaus on May 12, 2017
“I just want to keep putting music out,” Scott Kannberg says with a sense of slacker ease while Skyping from his current home in Mérida, Mexico. “I’m having fun doing it.” It’s been...