Tuesday, July 15 2014
The spirit of Pete and Toshi Seeger permeated Clearwater Festival as this was the first year without the environmentally conscious folk musician and the filmmaker.
311 most definitely underscored its cannabis-friendly, mellow, laid-back facet, as more intense tracks were largely set aside. Yet again, though, 311 put on a top-notch, electric live show that few bands could touch.
Monday, July 14 2014
Black Sabbath, Faith No More, Soundgarden and more: a tale of music and Independence.
Monday, July 7 2014
Beck really knocked it out of the park with his show at Summerstage.
Wednesday, July 2 2014
The middle day of the festival on Saturday featured a strong draw for the rock ‘n' roll crowd.
Thursday, June 12 2014
Perfect weather and fantastic music lent Governors Ball 2014 the sensation of escaping from New York, even though the island itself sits snug atop the East River.
Tuesday, June 3 2014
The grey, liquid rays may envelop the bodies on stage, but the music, tonight, travels faster than the speed of light.
Thursday, May 22 2014
Holding court at the Bitter End, Bruce Sudano celebrated his NYC homecoming with new songs and an eye towards the future.
Tuesday, May 20 2014
Following a string of shows in Australia and New Zealand, Springsteen returned to the States for a run of shows ending with two sold-out nights at Mohegan Sun.
Friday, May 16 2014
The first-ever Vulture Festival featured book talks, art walks, film screenings and a musical performance from Solange and M.I.A.
Monday, May 12 2014
Grammy-winning, bearded folk singer Ray LaMontagne seemed to be quietly relishing his newfound, extroverted musical persona on stage at New York's Town Hall, even when words seemed to fail him.
Friday, May 9 2014
The group's deep grasp of Americana and classic rock makes Widespread Panic one of the modern music world’s greatest curators of American music history.
Thursday, May 8 2014
News about Nickel Creek's new release A Dotted Line might have been drowned out by the fact the band is back together and celebrating their 25th anniversary.
Tuesday, May 6 2014
The passing time has left the band’s musicianship untouched, so much so that one could be forgiven for occasionally thinking that, outside, on the now dark streets of London, the IRA is still planting car bombs.
Tuesday, April 29 2014
Influences like James Brown, Funkadelic, Maceo Parker and the Meters are just the tip of the iceberg for Lettuce, with various psychedelic and classic rock vibes being mixed in too.
Thursday, April 24 2014
Exploring jazz with the Russell Gunn Quartet, Dionne Farris is clearly in full bloom.
Friday, April 18 2014
Miley Cyrus's performance is not a sexed-up act, but a manifestation of her bad-ass, "female rebel" persona.
Friday, April 11 2014
The wonderful folk-soul-jazz singer plays a classic jazz club at the start of her tour. If only more people were hearing this music!
Monday, March 31 2014
A recap of favorite foods and thoughts from The Village Voice's 'Choice Eats' event.
Thursday, March 27 2014
Shpongle stands out from the crowded EDM scene by remembering the organic rock roots of psychedelic music.