Posts Tagged ‘entertainment’

British producer/DJ Bonobo will release his new album, The North Borders, on April 2 in North America. To support the record, his first since 2010’s Black Sands, he’ll embark on a massive tour of North America and Europe. Check the full schedule below, along with the video for “Cirrus” off the album.

Confirmed tour dates are as follows:

04/10/13 – Black Cat in Washington, DC
04/11/13 – Theatre of Living Arts (TLA) in Philadelphia, PA
04/12/13 – Webster Hall in New York, NY
04/13/13 – Paradise Rock Club in Boston, MA
04/14/13 – Higher Ground (Ballroom) in Burlington, VT
04/16/13 – Telus Theatre in Montreal, QC
04/17/13 – Babylon in Ottawa, ON
04/18/13 – The Danforth Music Hall Theatre in Toronto, ON
04/19/13 – Crofoot Ballroom in Pontiac, MI
04/20/13 – House of Blues in Chicago, IL
04/21/13 – Majestic Theatre in Madison, WI
04/24/13 – Granada Theater in Lawrence, KS
04/25/13 – Fox Theatre in Boulder, CO
04/26/13 – Ogden Theatre in Denver, CO
04/27/13 – Urban Lounge in Salt Lake City, UT
04/30/13 – Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver, BC
05/01/13 – Showbox at the Market in Seattle, WA
05/02/13 – The Crystal Ballroom in Portland, OR
05/03/13 – The Warfield in San Francisco, CA
05/04/13 – The Music Box in Los Angeles, CA
05/06/13 – Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach, CA
05/09/13 – Emo’s East in Austin, TX
05/10/13 – House Of Blues in Dallas, TX
05/11/13 – Tipitina’s Uptown in New Orleans, LA
05/18/13 – Roundhouse in London, GB
05/20/13 – Nottingham Rock City in Nottingham, GB
05/21/13 – The Plug in Sheffield, GB
05/22/13 – The Ritz in Manchester, GB
05/23/13 – HMV Picture House in Edinburgh, GB
05/24/13 – The Sage Gateshead in Gateshead, GB
05/25/13 – Love Saves The Day in Bristol, GB
05/29/13 – Ancienne Belgique in Brussels, BEL
05/30/13 – Tivoli in Utrecht, NL
05/31/13 – L’Aeronef in Lille, FRA
06/01/13 – Dachstock in Bern, SWI
06/02/13 – L’Usine in Geneva, SWI
06/03/13 – Transbordeur in Lyon, FRA
06/05/13 – Krakatoa in Bordeaux, FRA
06/06/13 – Le Trianon in Paris, FRA
06/07/13 – Centralstation in Darmstadt, GER
06/08/13 – Sudhaus in Tuebingen, GER
06/09/13 – Live Music Halle in Cologne, GER
06/10/13 – Muffathalle in Munich, GER
06/12/13 – Fabrik in Hamburg, GER
06/13/13 – Astra in Berlin, GER
06/14/13 – Palladium Club in Warsaw, PL
06/15/13 – Klub Studio in Cracow , PL
06/16/13 – Eskulap in Poznan, PL
06/18/13 – Kosmonavt in St. Petersburg, RUS
06/19/13 – Moscow Hall in Moscow, RUS


Hidden Track has brought to my attention that Warren Haynes and the San Francisco Symphony have announced plans to honor the 71st birthday of the late, great Jerry Garcia with two special “Symphonic Celebration” performances on Thursday August 1 and Friday August 2 at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, California. Pre-sale tickets will be available beginning today (2/5/13) beginning at 12:00 PM PST through Be on the lookout for public on-sale information, which should be announced shortly.

Grahame Lesh sits in with Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers to play “Barbary Blues” at the Sweetwater Music Hall in Mill Valley, CA on 02/01/13. It was a magical night with Nicki and the boys as their show was being webcast live. Good times!

Trey Anastasio Band has announced a brief run of west coast shows this April culminating in a two-night stand at Oakland’s Fox Theater.

Confirmed tour dates are as follows:

04/16/13 – Moore Theater in Seattle, WA
04/17/13 – The Crystal Ballroom in Portland, OR
04/19/13 – Fox Theater in Oakland, CA
04/20/13 – Fox Theater in Oakland, CA

Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers open up their live internet show from the Sweetwater Music Hall in Mill Valley, CA on February 2, 2013 with “Jetplane.” It was an awesome evening of great tunes. If you get a chance to check out Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers some time then go do it. They put on quite a good show every time.

Sweetwater Music HallBob Weir and RatDog have announced a new group called The Ratdog Quartet featuring Jay Lane, Robin Sylvester, and Jonathan Wilson. This new group is already slated to play the Sweetwater Music Hall in Mill Valley, CA on March 3rd and 4th. Tickets are currently available online here. Hope to make it myself, and hope to see you all there!

Teenage Bottlerocket open up for NOFX during the Tony Sly memorial fundraiser at the Vice Ultra Lounge in Walnut Creek, CA on 12/15/12.

Genre-bending rockers Living Colour will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the release of their seminal album Vivid by embarking on a tour of Europe and North America and performing the album in its entirety at each stop. The tour starts in Europe on March 7th before heading to North America beginning on March 27 in San Francisco. From there, Corey GloverVernon ReidWill Calhoun, and Doug Wimbish will play Los Angeles, Boston, New York and more, ending on April 13 in Toronto. More dates are expected to be announced soon.

The current confirmed tour dates are as follows:

03/07/13 – The Garage in Glasgow, UK
03/10/13 – ECI Cultuurfabriek in Roermond, NL
03/11/13 – Melkweg in Amsterdam, NL
03/13/13 – New Morning in Paris, France
03/15/13 – Z7 in Pratteln, Switzerland
03/17/13 – Komma in Worgl, Austria
03/20/13 – Huxleys Neue Welt in Berlin, Germany
03/27/13 – Fillmore in San Francisco, CA
03/29/13 – Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach, CA
03/30/13 – El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles, CA
04/04/13 – Keswick Theatre in Glenside, PA
04/05/13 – Paradise Rock Club in Boston, MA
04/06/13 – Irving Plaza in New York, NY
04/11/13 – Park West in Chicago, IL
04/12/13 – The Magic Bag in Ferndale, MI
04/13/13 – The Opera House in Toronto, ON

I am hoping to make it to the San Francisco show at the Fillmore to hear them play this classic album. Hope to see you there to rock out to this awesome tune:

General Fucking Principle (G.F.P.) get irie with their song “Life Is Beautiful” at a Tony Sly memorial benefit show at the Vice Ultra Lounge in Walnut Creek, CA on 12/15/12.

Les Claypool‘s Duo de Twang will play three shows in California towards the end of March beginning with a return to Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael, CA on March 20, The Troubadour in Los Angeles, CA on March 22, and Pappy and Harriett’s in Pioneertown on March 23. The short tour wraps up at the McDowell Mountain Musicfest in Phoenix, AZ on March 24.

Tickets for these shows can be purchased, here. Be sure to get your tickets early as these intimate shows promise to sell out in advance.