1. Mickey Hart Travels Across the Universe on 'Mysterium Tremendum'

    May 01, 2012 6:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Mickey Hart has tapped into the sounds of the universe and the heart of the Grateful Dead for his latest band's first album, "Mysterium Tremendum." The percussion virtuoso tells Billboard.com that he built the songs from the 12-song s ...

  2. Bonnaroo 2011: 10 Things Seen & Heard Sunday

    June 13, 2011 10:54 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bonnaroo 2011 came down from its Saturday high with an epic Widespread Panic set, a subdued Strokes one and an abbreviated one by Dallas Mavericks fans Explosions in the Sky. Offstage, fans led dance circles, chipped in for Neon Trees and snatched u ...

  3. Widespread Panic to Celebrate 25th Anniversary in 2011

    December 27, 2010 12:00 AM EST Widespread Panic is planning to keep "a pretty high profile" in 2011, as the Georgia jam band marks its 25th anniversary. "I plan to do a lot of celebrating," Dave Schools -- who will also be releasing an album by his other ban ...

  4. Widespread Panic to Celebrate 25th Anniversary in 2011

    December 26, 2010 1:15 PM EST 0 0 0 W idespread Pani c is planning to keep "a pretty high profile" in 2011, as the Georgia jam band marks its 25th anniversary. "I plan to do a lot of celebrating," Dave Schools -- who will also be releasing an album by his other ban ...

  5. Haynes Promises Surprises At Allmans' NYC Run

    March 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Allman Brothers Band returns to New York's Beacon Theatre this week for its annual residency, a stand which guitarist/vocalist Warren Haynes promises will be full of special guests and plenty of " The Allman Brothers Band returns to Ne ...

  6. Billboard Bits: Christmas Jam, Lee Hazlewood

    November 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In addition to his own band, Gov't Mule, Warren Haynes has drafted Dave Matthews, the John Popper Project featuring DJ Logic, the Taj Mahal Trio and Marty Stuart and his Fabulous Superlatives for the In addition to his own band, Gov't Mule ...

  7. Haynes Rounds Up Notables For Xmas Jam

    November 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The artist will perform with his band Gov't Mule at the event, which will also feature Trey Anastasio, Ray Lamontagne, John Scofield, Ivan Neville and John Medeski. Warren Haynes' 17th annual Christmas Jam concert is set for Dec. 17 at the ...

  8. Hot Product

    October 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gov't Mule In Too 'Deep' Three years after the death of founding bassist Allen Woody, Gov't Mule marks the end of an era -- and the start of a new one -- with the release this week of "The Deepest End" (ATO), a two-CD/D ...

  9. Q&A With Gov't Mule's Warren Haynes

    September 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Three years after the August 2000 death of founding member Allen Woody, Gov't Mule marks the end of an era -- and the start of a new one -- with the Oct. 7 release of "The Deepest End." The two-CD/DVD Three years after the August 2000 ...

  10. Gov't Mule Plans Road 'Rebirth'

    July 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Roots rock act Gov't Mule, led by occasional Allman Bros. guitarist Warren Haynes, will hit the road this fall on its Rebirth of the Mule tour. With former Black Crowes lead singer Chris Robinson's ba Roots rock act Gov't Mule, led by ...

  11. Haynes Sets Annual Xmas Jam

    December 09, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Gov't Mule guitarist Warren Haynes will stage his 14th annual Christmas Jam Dec. 21 in Asheville, N.C. The event, which will raise money for Habitat For Humanity, will feature performances by Gov't Mu Gov't Mule guitarist Warren Hayne ...

  12. Widespread Panic Guitarist Houser Dead At 40

    August 11, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Guitarist Michael Houser, a founding member of the Georgia-based jam band Widespread Panic, died yesterday (Aug. 10) at his home in Athens from complications related to pancreatic cancer. He was 40. Guitarist Michael Houser, a founding member of the ...

  13. Widespread Panic Guitarist Fights Cancer

    July 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Michael Houser, guitarist for renowned jam band Widespread Panic, has been diagnosed with a terminal form of cancer. "I want to assure all of you that all that can be done has been done," Houser write Michael Houser, guitarist for renowned ...

  14. Chesnutt, Panic Reteam As Brute

    February 22, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Brute -- the engaging combination of singer/songwriter Vic Chesnutt and renowned jam band Widespread Panic -- has finalized release plans for its sophomore album, "Co-Balt." Due April 9 on the Widespr Brute -- the engaging combination of s ...

  15. Gov't Mule Goes Off 'The Deep End'

    September 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gov't Mule will release "The Deep End Vol. 1," its first studio album since the <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/billboard/daily/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=874281">August 2000 death</A> of fo Gov't ...

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

    January 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 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 wee ...