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The Ries Brothers Release New Single “Corner Store” with Accompanying Video

Today, St. Petersburg, Fla.-based duo The Ries Brothers shared “Corner Store,” showcasing a blend of blues, jam, funk and rock that could only come from a shared upbringing shrouded in sound. On the track, older brother Charlie (26) sings lead vocals while managing drums and keyboards simultaneously, while the younger brother Kevin Jordan (23) rounds…

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UB40 Share New Single “Champion” off Forthcoming LP ‘UB45’

Today, UB40 have unveiled a preview of their forthcoming album, UB45. The ensemble shared the new single, “Champion,” which doubles as the official anthem for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, hosted by the band’s hometown of Birmingham, England, from July 28 through Aug. 28.  “Champion” is the first UB40 single to feature the group’s new frontman,…

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Beastie Boys to Release Limited-Edition Reissue of ‘Check Your Head’ Box-Set in Celebration of LP’s 30th Anniversary

UMe has announced that in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Beastie Boys’ multi-platinum album Check Your Head, they will release a limited-edition reissue of the ultra-rare 4LP deluxe version box-set of the album, originally released in 2009, on Aug. 12 of this year. Along with the remastered recording of the original double album,…

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Secret Machines Deliver New Double EP ‘Day 21’ and Reissue ‘Dreaming of Dreaming’

Photo Credit: Piper Ferguson Today, Secret Machines have released a new double EP via FLOOD that includes a reissue of 2008’s Dreaming of Dreaming and a new collection of music dubbed Day 21. The group shared a total of six tracks, which are available to stream now.  Secret Machines is comprised of Brandon Curtis on…

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Listen Now: Marcus King Debuts Single “Blood On The Tracks”

Photo Credit: Danny Clinch Today, Marcus King has debuted a new single, “Blood On The Tracks,” off his forthcoming solo album, Young Blood, due out on Aug. 26 via Rick Rubin’s American Records/ Republic Records. In addition, the musician has also released an official music video for the track, which was filmed at Dan Auerbach’s…

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Lake Street Dive Unveil ‘Fun Machine: The Sequel,’ Share Cover of Bonnie Raitt’s “Nick Of Time”

Photo by Shervin Lainez Lake Street Dive have announced a new six-track covers EP titled Fun Machine: The Sequel, due to release digitally and on CD/cassette on Sept. 9, and on vinyl on Dec. 9, via Fantasy Records. The project marks the second covers EP from the adored ensemble, which formed the New England Conservatory…

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Planet Drum Share “King Clave” Inspired by 6,000 Person Drum Circle

Photo by Jay Blakesberg Today, two-time Grammy Award-winning percussive force Planet Drum released a new ebullient single titled “King Clave.” The single comes off their upcoming and highly anticipated album In the Groove, which is due to release on Aug. 5. On the track, the master musicians behind Planet Drum–Mickey Hart (USA),  Zakir Hussain (India), Giovanni…

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The Black Keys and Nathaniel Rateliff Pay Homage to Richard Swift at Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Photo Credit: Todd Moffses Last night, The Black Keys honored the late Richard Swift alongside their guest, Nathaniel Rateliff, while playing at the famed Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colo. During the encore, they landed on a cover of Swift’s 2018 track “Broken Finger Blues.”  Following an 18-song single set performance, The Black Keys broke…

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nugs.net Adds Over 100 Grateful Dead Concerts to Streamable Content Libary

nugs.net announced they’ve added an extensive collection of audio from over 100 Grateful Dead concerts to their library of streamable content. The selections include officially released live recordings and curations, including Road Trips, the Grateful Dead Download Series, and Dick’s Picks. Subscribers to nugs.net can also enjoy the entirety of the band’s Europe 1972 tour, which is…

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John W. Barry Announces New Book ‘Levon Helm: Rock, Roll & Ramble–The Inside Story of the Man, the Music and the Midnight Ramble’

Photo Credit: Dino Perrucci John W. Barry has announced the publication of his new book, Levon Helm: Rock, Roll & Ramble–The Inside Story of the Man, the Music and the Midnight Ramble. The novel is based on exclusive conversations and interviews conducted by the Hudson Valley music journalist after the acclaimed musician invited him to…

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Marcus Mumford Announces New Solo Album Featuring Brandi Carlile, Clairo, Phoebe Bridgers and More

Photo by Josh Frances Yesterday, Mumford & Sons’ band leader, Marcus Mumford, shared his plans on Instagram to release his debut solo album (self-titled) on Sept. 16. The Instagram post served as the British-American singer, songwriter, musician and record producer’s first Instagram post to date. The album will feature a variety of artists, including Brandi…

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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Curator Charged with Conspiracy After Attempting to Sell Stolen Don Henley Lyrics Valued at $1M

Image via Don Henley’s Facebook Yesterday, three men, including a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame curator, were charged with conspiracy for allegedly attempting to sell stolen handwritten Don Henley lyrics meant for the Eagles. The lyrics were initially stolen back in the 1970s by an unnamed biographer who was attempting to create a book…

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Dave Matthews Band Welcome Tia Fuller in New Hampshire

Photo by Bill Kelly Last night, Dave Matthews Band welcomed American saxophonist, composer, and educator Tia Fuller during their performance at the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion in Meadowbrook, Gilford, N.H. The saxophonist, who is known as a respected member of Beyoncé’s all-female touring band, assisted Dave Matthews band on three tracks, including a debut…

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North Beach Music Festival Shares 2022 Lineup: moe., Lettuce, Lotus, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, Dopapod and More

Photo courtesy of North Beach Music Festival Today, North Beach Music Festival announced their first return to the Miami Beach Bandshell and adjacent Bandshell Park, this year set for Dec. 9 through 11. To the joy of guests and organizers, following a successful inaugural gathering with Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Spafford, The Motet featuring Jennifer Hartswick,…

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Premiere: The Americans “The Day I Let You Down” Live from Seahorse Sound Studio

photo credit: Cody Edison *** Los Angeles-based rockers, The Americans released their acclaimed 11-song, sophomore studio album earlier this year. Stand True continues to earn plaudits for the group, which T Bone Burnett described as “genius twenty-first century musicians that are reinventing American heritage music for this century. And it sounds even better this century.”…

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Willie Nelson Adds October Dates to 2022 Outlaw Music Festival Tour

Photo Credit: Chris Marden Willie Nelson has expanded his Outlaw Music Festival Tour. The country music superstar has announced he will remain on the road in October for a handful of new dates, slated to take place in The Golden State.  The first newly added concert will begin on Oct. 14 at the legendary Shoreline…

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Tedeschi Trucks Band and Los Lobos at the Great South Bay Music Festival

On Sunday the Tedeschi Trucks Band and Los Lobos appeared at the Great South Bay Music Festival in Patchogue, NY. Los Lobos’ powerful set included favorites such as “Will The Wolf Survive,” “Kiko and the Lavender Moon,” a pairing of “La Bamba” and “Good Lovin’.” Then, the band joined TTB for Key To The Highway.…

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Bruce Springsteen Announces Extensive U.S. Tour With The E Street Band

Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band have shared an extensive list of U.S. tour dates. The 31-stop run will begin on Feb. 1 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla. The newly announced concerts mark the first in six years for the ensemble.  Following The Sunshine State tour opener, The Boss will remain in the…

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Brandi Carlile Shares Artist Lineup for 2023 Girls Just Wanna Weekend: Sara Bareilles, Wynonna Judd, Lucius and More

Brandi Carlile has unveiled the artist lineup for her 4th annual Girls Just Wanna Weekend. The destination concert vacation will return to the all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel in Riveria Maya Mexico, on Jan. 9 through 13, 2023, with an all-female-fronted lineup of musicians.  Girls Just Wanna Weekend will include multiple sets played by the event’s…

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Brooklyn Comes Alive Announces 2022 Lineup: STS9, Lettuce, Medeski, Martin & Wood and More

Today, it was announced that Brooklyn Comes Alive, the one-day festival celebrating and unifying jazz, jam and funk, will return to The Brooklyn Mirage on Sept. 17. This year’s gathering will mark the sixth time the mini-out-door festival will bring unforgettable collaborations, never-before-seen surprises and unique one-off performances, inspired by New Orleans and its famed…

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Wynonna Judd, Lucius, Celisse and More Join Brandi Carlile in Nashville

Photo Credit: Jade Ehlers and Noah Torralba Over the weekend, Brandi Carlile descended upon the Ascend Amphitheater in Nashville, Tenn., for a two-night stand on Friday, July 8, and Saturday, July 9. The musician welcomed a slew of talent to the stage during her time in Music City, including Wynonna Judd, Lucius, Celisse, Katie Pruitt,…

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Rage Against the Machine Kick-Off First Tour in 11 Years Uniting 30,000 in Wisconsin

Image courtesy of Rage Against the Machine On Saturday, July 9, Rage Against the Machine brought their first show in 11 years to the Alpine Valley Music Theater in East Troy, Wis. The tour was originally announced in 2019 and set to kick off near the border in El Paso, Texas, but was postponed several…