1. Grateful Dead Reunion Shows Lure Edward Sharpe, Matisyahu, Dozens More to Play Chicago

    May 01, 2015 11:00 AM EDT RIYL: Jams. Fare Thee Well should do very well for music venues in and around the Windy City. Fare Thee Well should do very well for music venues in and around the city of Chicago. The Grateful Dead 's three-night stand featuring Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio brings with it a slew of…

  2. Springsteen, Phish, Beasties, NIN Set For Bonnaroo

    February 03, 2009 12:00 AM EST Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Phish, the Beastie Boys, Nine Inch Nails, David Byrne, Wilco, Al Green, Snoop Dogg and Elvis Costello lead the lineup for the 2009 Bonnaroo festival, to be held June 11-14 in Manchester, Tenn. Bonnaroo will be Springsteen's only North American…

  3. Keys To The Rain: The Definitive Bob Dylan Encyclopedia (continued)

    October 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT "Maggie's Farm" "Maggie's Farm" (Bob Dylan) • Bob Dylan, single (1965); Bringing It All Back Home (1965); Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits, Volume II/'65 (1971); Hard Rain (1976); Bob Dylan at Budokan (1979); Real Live (1984) • Solomon Burke,…

  4. Bonnie Raitt / Oct. 11, 2005 / Ann Arbor, Mich. (Michigan Theater)

    October 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Bonnie Raitt's been around long enough to have ghosts -- or at east friendly spirits -- all over the country. And she was feeling them when she and her band hit Ann Arbor for the fifth show of their N Bonnie Raitt's been around long enough to have ghosts -- or at east friendly…

  5. Bluegrass Great Vassar Clements Dies

    August 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Acclaimed fiddle virtuoso Vassar Clements died yesterday (Aug. 16) at his daughter Midge Cranor's home outside Nashville following a battle with cancer. Acclaimed fiddle virtuoso Vassar Clements died yesterday (Aug. 16) at his daughter Midge Cranor's home outside Nashville following…

  6. 15th Annual International Bluegrass Music Awards Nominees

    August 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Nominees for the 15th annual International Bluegrass Music Awards, to be presented Oct. 7 at the Kentucky Center in Louisville, Ky. The show is the centerpiece of the International Music Bluegrass Mus Below are the nominees for the 15th annual International Bluegrass Music Awards, to be…

  7. Delights Fill Final Garcia, Grisman Disc

    December 10, 2003 12:00 AM EST Spring will bring what is said to be the last disc of previously unreleased recordings late Grateful Dead guitarist/singer Jerry Garcia made with his friend, mandolinist David Grisman. Spring will bring what is said to be the last disc of previously unreleased recordings late Grateful Dead…

  8. Sundance Spotlights American Roots Music

    July 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT August will find the Sundance Channel spotlighting the artists and labels leading the new wave of American roots music. The four-part series "Keeping Time: New Music from America's Roots" will premier August will find the Sundance Channel spotlighting the artists and labels…

  9. Hot Product

    July 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: -- A best-of from country star Trace Adkins, "Greatest Hits Vol. 1" (Capitol). -- Dance act Fannypack's "So Stylistic" (Tommy Boy), featuring the hit "Cameltoe." -- Rapper Killah Priest&…

  10. Columbia/Legacy Readies 'Freedom' Box Set

    September 12, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Columbia/Legacy will release the box set, "Freedom: Songs From the Heart of America," on Nov. 19. Featuring timeless recordings from Bruce Springsteen ("Chimes of Freedom"), Bob Dylan ("The Times They Columbia/Legacy will release the box set, "Freedom: Songs From…

  11. Dawgnation

    June 29, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Pinning down mandolin player David Grisman's trademark "dawg music" is akin to describing the United States as a "melting pot." It is, and so much more. Pinning down mandolin player David Grisman's trademark "dawg music" is akin to describing the United…

  12. David Grisman Reflects On His 'Grateful Dawg' Days

    November 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST Probably the most striking and telling segment in "Grateful Dawg," a new documentary on the Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia and noted mandolinist David Grisman's musical relationship, was captured almost Probably the most striking and telling segment in "Grateful Dawg,…

  13. Billboard Bits: Gov't Mule, Modest Mouse, and more

    January 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST Phish's Mike Gordon and Page McConnell, Bootsy Collins, and others join Gov't Mule album sessions . . . Collection of unreleased Modest Mouse tracks due on K Records in April . . . Opera conductor Sar Updating a story from earlier this week, Phish's Mike Gordon and Page…