Posts Tagged ‘entertainment’

Galactic rock the Living Colour tune, “Cult Of Personality” with Corey Glover on lead vocals. Always a treat to hear them cover this tune with him. If you get a chance to see them live – do it. You will not be disappointed!!

Check out more Galactic on their website here, http://www.galacticfunk.com/

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Bob Weir, Jonathan Wilson, and Jason Crosby play a slow rendition of Grateful Dead‘s, “Deal.” Every week that he can do it, Bob Weir invites friends to TRI Studios to jam and answer questions from people on Twitter. You can watch along live every Wednesday at 5:30 PM PST at http://www.tristudios.com/watch
You can also ask Bob Weir questions on Twitter by using the hashtag #WeirHere

Hope to see you all online watching and asking questions!

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Skerik’s Bandalabra have announced a bunch of West Coast dates for March. The tour will begin on March 6th in Bellingham, WA and then make it’s way through Seattle, Portland, Los Angeles, and the Bay Area. They end on March 16th in Forestville, CA.

Skerik’s Bandalabra is Skerik (sax), D’Vonne Lewis (drums), Evan Flory-Barnes (bass), and Andy Coe (guitar).

Confirmed tour dates are as follows:

03/06/13 – Green Frog in Bellingham, WA
03/07/13 – Nectar Lounge in Seattle, WA
03/08/13 – Mississippi Pizza in Portland, OR
03/09/13 – Sam Bond’s Garage in Eugene, OR
03/10/13 – Applegate Lodge in Applegate, OR
03/11/13 – Harlow’s in Sacramento, CA
03/12/13 – The Mint in Los Angeles, CA
03/13/13 – Sweetwater Music Hall in Mill Valley, CA
03/14/13 – Boom Boom Room in San Francisco, CA
03/15/13 – Duende in Oakland, CA
03/16/13 – Forestville Club in Forestville, CA

Rubblebucket start off their set during the Cosmic Love Ball at The Fillmore in San Francisco, CA on 02/09/13.

Terrapin Crossroads

Terrapin Crossroads announced plans to celebrate their one year anniversary, and Phil Lesh‘s 73rd birthday, with a series of special shows presented by the Unbroken Chain Foundation in mid-March. Tickets for all shows can be purchased at the Terrapin Crossroads Box Office online here. All shows are $65 except Phil’s House Party on March 11, which is $100.

The show schedule is as follows:

03/8-10/13 – Phil Lesh, Jackie Greene, Tony Leone, Stu Allen, and Jeff Chimenti

03/11/13 – House Party featuring Phil Lesh, Bob Weir, Joe Russo, Jackie Greene, and Jeff Chimenti. Includes a multi-course buffet dinner, non-stop music, and more!

03/14-15/13 – Phil Lesh, Bob Weir, Joe Russo, Jackie Greene, and Jeff Chimenti

03/16-17/13 – Phil Lesh, Bob Weir, Jeff Chimenti, Stu Allen, and Joe Russo

The Terrapin Family Band will be opening for all of the shows. Happy anniversary Terrapin!

Jonathan Wilson performs his song, “Moses Pain,” during Weir Here at TRI Studios on 02/20/13. Every week that he can do it, Bob Weir invites friends to TRI Studios to jam and answer questions from people on Twitter. You can watch along live every Wednesday at 5:30 PM PST at http://www.tristudios.com/watch
You can also ask Bob Weir questions on Twitter by using the hashtag #WeirHere

Hope to see you all online watching and asking questions!

To kick off their 2013 Worlds Within Tour with the African Showboyz, The Mickey Hart Band unleashed a new video introducing two new band members to their line up. The band has added Greg Schutte (drummer) and Jonah Sharp (sound engineer/keyboardist) to the current line up of Widespread Panic bassist Dave Schools, Grammy winning percussionist Sikiru Adepoju, Tony Award winning vocalist Crystal Monee Hall, singer and multi-instrumentalist Joe Bagale, and guitarist Gawain Mathews. As mentioned in the video, the band will be on the road performing brand new songs co-written by Hart and Robert Hunter, songs from Mysterium Tremendum, as well as Grateful Dead tracks hand picked by Dave Schools. See the video below.

Limited edition Worlds Within tour poster by Chuck Sperry is also available at show dates, and at http://www.chucksperry.net.

The Mickey Hart Band’s current 2013 tour dates are as follows:

02/25/13 – Jackson Hole Center for the Arts in Jackson , WY
02/26/13 – The Depot in Salt Lake City , UT
02/28/13 – Fox Theatre in Boulder, CO
03/01/13 – Oriental Theatre in Denver, CO
03/02/13 – Belly Up in Aspen, CO
03/04/13 – Orpheum Theatre in Flagstaff, AZ
03/05/13 – Rialto Theatre in Tuscon, AZ
03/06/13 – Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach, CA
03/07/13 – Ashkenaz in Berkeley, CA

Bob Weir starts off Weir Here at TRI Studios on 02/06/13 with “Big Bad Blues.” Every Wednesday that Bob can do it he invites friends to come down to the studio to play with him and answer questions from a live, online audience. So, watch him every Wednesday he can do it at 5:30 pm PST at http://www.tristudios.com/watch
You can also ask him questions via Twitter by using the hashtag #WeirHere. Hope to see you asking questions and watching the show online!

One of music’s most renowned soul/funk bands, Tower of Power (TOP), has announced a 25-city tour with dates scheduled from coast to coast.

Since its formation in 1968, TOP has never failed to tour bringing their unique blend of R&B, funk and an outstanding horn section to the masses. The current line-up features group founder Emilio Castillo, Stephen “Doc” Kupka, Francis Rocco Prestia, David Garibaldi, Larry Braggs, Roger Smith, Tom E. Politzer, Adolfo Acosta, Jerry Cortez and Sal Cracchiolo.

The band’s sophomore album, Bump City, produced a string of what would become classic hits including “You’re Still a Young Man” and “What Is Hip?”. TOP has released a total of 26 albums over the last 45 years including live albums and greatest hits collections. TOP has lent their musicianship to some of pop/rock’s biggest names including Elton John, Santana, Bonnie Raitt, Little Feat, Aerosmith, Rod Stewart, Toto, David Sanborn and numerous others.

Confirmed TOP tour dates are as follows:

02/21-24/13 – Jazz Alley in Seattle, WA
03/20/13 – Knuckleheads in Kansas City, MO
03/22/13 – Northern Lights Theatre – Potawatomi Casino in Milwaukee, WI
03/23/13 – The Arcada Theatre in St. Charles, IL
04/12/13 – War Memorial Auditorium in Nashville, TN
04/20/13 – Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park (2nd Stage) in Live Oak, FL
04/21/13 – 2013 Seabreeze Jazz Festival in Panama City Beach, FL
04/25/13 – BB Kings in New York City, NY
04/26/13 – Keswick Theatre in Glenside, PA
04/27/13 – Palace Theater in Waterbury, CT
04/28/13 – BB Kings in New York City, NY
05/10/13 – Four Winds Casino-Silver Creek Event Center in New Buffalo, MI
05/11/13 – Public Hall at Cleveland Convention Center in Cleveland, OH
05/25/13 – Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, CA
06/11-12/13 – San Mateo County Fair in San Mateo, CA
06/15/13 – Club 88 @ Cache Creek in Brooks, CA
06/21-23/13 – South Point Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV
08/03/13 – Solano County Fair (Concert Arena) in Vallejo, CA
08/18/13 – Snoqualmie Casino in Snoqualmie, WA
08/30/13 – Monterey County Fair (Garden Stage) in Monterey, CA
09/13/13 – LA County Fair in Pomona, CA
09/14/13 – Humphrey’s Concerts By the Bay in San Diego, CA
10/15/13 – Holland America ms Westerdam Cruise Ship in Puerto Vallarta, MEX
10/25-27/13 – South Point Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV

Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers finish up their main set at the Sweetwater Music Hall with the song, “Carousel,” written by their lead guitarist, Deren Ney. Great musicians, great songwriters, and just great people. If you ever get a chance to see Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers live, go do it!