Tag: Chicago

Umphrey’s McGee NYE 2016 – Back In Chicago Baby

Umphrey's McGee - NYE 2016

From Umphrey’s McGee

“Umphrey’s McGee triumphantly returns to Chicago for a three-night home-town throwdown New Year’s Eve celebration. We take the stage at the Riviera Theatre on December 29th and the Aragon Ballroom on December 30th and 31st. Ring in the new year in our beloved city, as we raise the bar with a three night, seven-set musical journey fitting of our first NYE Chicago run since 2010!

You heard it here first — umVIP is THE way to roll on NYE, and holy @#$%, are we excited to tell you all about it. Preferred viewing and early entry will be honored at both venues, as well as a private step and repeat photo-op with the band on 12/30, alongside an open bar and joyous mariachi tunes in the Aragon lobby. Yes, you read that right. Enjoy a set-break pizza party on 12/31, three posters by Chicago artists Land Land, Justin Santora and Baker Prints, a custom umVIP speaker and so much more. For our out of town guests, we have secured a room block at the marvelously appointed Dana Hotel in downtown Chicago with transportation to and from both venues each night via the famed Chicago Trolleys. Full umVIP weekend details here.

Umphrey’s Pre-Sale will offer a limited amount of discounted three-show tickets for $149.00. These passes will be made available exclusively through UMTicketing; single show tickets will be available starting with the public on-sale. Pre-sale and umVIP on-sale begins Saturday September 10th at 10:00 am CT. Public on-sale begins Saturday September 17th at 10:00 am CT.

We look forward to rocking the Windy City with you in December!”

Websites & Links: Umphreys.com | UMLive.com | UMVideo | Facebook


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Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe “Runnin’ with the Diesel Tour” 2016 Dates Announced

Karl Denson's Tiny Universe - Diesel Tour 2016

Runnin’ with the Diesel Tour 2016

11/25 Solana Bch, CA at Belly Up with Dela and the Aggrolites featuring members of Slightly Stoopid
11/30 Athens, GA at 40 Watt Club Featuring Jimmy Herring
12/01 Asheville, NC at New Mountain Theatre Featuring Jimmy Herring
12/02 Charlotte, NC at Neighborhood Theatre Featuring Jimmy Herring
12/03 Atlanta, GA at Terminal West Featuring Jimmy Herring
12/04 Nashville, TN at City Winery
12/06 Louisville, KY at Headliners Music Hall
12/07 Columbus, OH at Woodlands Tavern
12/08 Kalamazoo, MI at Bell’s Back Room With special guests Brownout
12/09 Chicago, IL at Park West With special guests Brownout
12/10 St. Louis, MO at The Old Rock House With special guests Brownout
12/27 San Francisco, CA at The Fillmore – Karl Denson’s 60th Birthday Bash featuring The Tiny Universe, Nicki Bluhm, Luther Dickinson, Mike Dillon, Bernard Fowler, Ivan Neville & TBA
12/31 Fayetteville, AR at George’s Majestic Lounge
1/25 Ft. Lauderdale, FL at Revolution With special guests The Motet
1/26 Nevada City, CA at The Miners Foundry
1/28 Crystal Bay, NV at Crystal Bay Club With special guests Orgone
2/01 Arcata, CA at Arcata Theater With special guests The Main Squeeze
2/02 Eugene, OR at Hifi Music Hall With special guests The Main Squeeze
2/03 Portland, OR at Aladdin Theater With special guests The Main Squeeze
2/04 Seattle, WA at Nectar Lounge With special guests The Main Squeeze

Websites & Links:
KarlDenson.us | Facebook | Twitter | Soundcloud


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Video: Mike Gordon Fall Tour 2016

From Mike Gordon

“Mike returns to the road this fall, hitting the midwest and east coast of the U.S. with his band. The tour kicks off in St. Louis before continuing east. Stops include Chicago, Burlington, Albany, Philly, DC and Mike’s return to Nashville for the first time since 2011. The tour ends with the band’s first multi-night run, with a special intimate three-nighter at The Sinclair in Cambridge, MA.

His band includes longtime collaborators Scott Murawski and Craig Myers, as well as two additions last year: organ and synth-master Robert Walter and sharp-shooter John Kimock on drums.”

​​​​​​​Mike Gordon Fall Tour 2016
11/18 – Delmar Hall, St. Louis, MO
11/19 – Majestic Theatre, Madison, WI
11/20 – Park West, Chicago, IL
11/22 – Stage AE, Pittsburgh, PA
11/23 – Town Ballroom, Buffalo, NY
11/25 – Higher Ground, Burlington, VT
11/26 – The Egg, Albany, NY
11/28 – Union Transfer, Philadelphia, PA
11/29 – Lincoln Theatre, Washington, DC
12/01 – Orange Peel, Asheville, NC
12/02 – Cannery Ballroom, Nashville, TN
12/03 – Variety Playhouse, Atlanta, GA
12/09 – The Sinclair, Cambridge, MA
12/10 – The Sinclair, Cambridge, MA
12/11 – The Sinclair, Cambridge, MA

Websites & Links: Mike-Gordon.com | Video from Mike Gordon | Vimeo.com


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Video: Lotus Fall 2016 Tour Promo

Lotus Fall 2016 Tour Dates

Oct 28th – 29th: Buffalo, NY, Town Ballroom w/ Jimkata (10/29)
Nov 4th – 5th: Chicago, IL, Vic Theatre w/ Spafford
Nov 25th – 26th: New York, NY, PlayStation Theater w/ Spectacle
Dec 30th: Pittsburgh, PA, Stage AE w/ RJD2
Dec 31st: Pittsburgh, PA, Stage AE w/ Pigeons Playing Ping Pong
Feb 18th: Denver, CO, The Fillmore Auditorium

For tickets and all details visit http://lotusvibes.com/tour

Websites & Links: LotusVibes.com | Facebook | Twitter | Vimeo | Archive.org


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Papadosio Fall Tour 2016 “Pattern Integrities”

Papadosio - Pattern Integrities 2016

From Papadosio

“Papadosio have announced the release of their new EP, Pattern Integrities Vol. I due out September 21st, 2016, and phase one of the Pattern Integrities tour, kicking off with three nights headlining the Resonance Music Festival in Thornville, OH and concluding with two shows at Brooklyn’s iconic Brooklyn Bowl.
The Pattern Integrities tour introduces a new concept from Papadosio: The Pattern Integrity, or “P.I”, set. The P.I. set is in tribute to the great mind of Buckminster Fuller, and features live looping, sequencing, sampling, improvisation, and synthesis. The P.I. set is an effort to do something original, not just with the music itself, but the way in which it is performed. Fans can get a sneak peak of the P.I. set in the just released EP teaser video here.

Papadosio will dedicate the first night to the P.I. set in cities with two shows; and the first set in cities with one show. Papadosio presale for non-festival shows starts Thursday, July 28th. Local on-sales begin on Friday, July 29th.”

Papadosio Fall Tour 2016 ‘Pattern Integrities’
Jul 29 – LEAF Official Pre-Party at New Mountain Amphitheater! – Asheville, NC
Aug 6 – ARISE Music Festival – Loveland, CO
Aug 26 – Kosmos Music Festival – St. Charles, IA
Aug 27 – Imagine Music Festival – Hampton, GA
Sept 22, 23, 24 – Resonance Music Festival, Thornville OH
Sept 30 – Bear Creek Bayou Festival, New Orleans LA
Oct 6 – Union Transfer, Philadelphia PA
Oct 7 & 8 – The Sinclair, Cambridge MA
Oct 9 – Higher Ground, Burlington VT
Oct 11 – Mr. Smalls, Millvale PA
Oct 12 – Mainstage, Morgantown WV
Oct 13 – Bell’s Eccentric Café, Kalamazoo MI
Oct 14 & 15 – Concord Music Hall, Chicago IL
Oct 16 – St. Andrews Hall, Detroit MI
Oct 27 – Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh NC
Oct 28 & 29 – 9:30 Club, Washington DC
Nov 11 & 12 – Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn NY

Websites & Links: Papadosio.com | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Archive.org


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Webcast ~ Watch Phish at Wrigley Field 2016 Live

Phish - Wrigley Field 2016

From Phish.com

“Watch Phish live from Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL in FullHD 1080p – We are broadcasting in FullHD 1080p in addition to our standard (SD) webcast streams. Select the HD Webcast tab above to purchase the FullHD 1080p webcasts. PLEASE NOTE: FullHD 1080p Webcast requires at least 5Mbps wired internet connection. Test your internet connection speed at http://www.speedtest.net.

You may watch the FullHD 1080p streams on iOS devices only if you are on a fast enough WiFi connection. Watch the webcasts on your PC or Mac or iOS devices. Android devices and gaming consoles are not officially supported. Please see the LivePhish FAQ for more information.”

Phish at Wrigley Field 2016:

  • You will be able to stream each night’s show for 24 hours following each webcast.
  • Save 10% on multi-night bundles
  • Get MP3s of each show with the Webcast+MP3 Bundles
  • Order an Event T-Shirt with Webcast+T-Shirt Bundles

Websites & Links: Phish.com | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | LivePhish.com


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Hard Working Americans Spring Tour 2016 “Rest in Chaos”

Hard Working Americans - Rest in Chaos 2016

Hard Working Americans Spring Tour 2016
5/14 – Chicago, IL – Park West
5/15 – Columbus, OH – Park Street Saloon
5/17 – New York, NY – The Gramercy Theatre
5/18 – Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club
5/20 – Alexandria, VA – The Birchmere
5/21 – Richmond, VA – The National
5/22 – Raleigh, NC – Lincoln Theatre
5/24 – Asheville, NC – The Orange Peel
5/25 – Memphis, TN – Minglewood Hall
5/26 – St. Louis, MO – Old Rock House
5/27 – Kansas City, MO – Knuckleheads Saloon
5/28-29 – Chillicothe, IL – Summer Camp Music Festival
8/5-7 – Loveland, CO – ARISE Music Festival
8/25-28 – Arrington, VA – LOCKN’ Festival

Websites & Links: TheHardWorkingAmericans.com | Facebook | Twitter


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Michael Franti & Spearhead Summer Tour 2016 “Soulrocker”

Michael Franti & Spearhead - Soulrocker Tour 2016

Announced Tour Dates 2016
6/2/2016 – Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe, PA
6/15/16 – Thompson’s Point in Portland, ME
6/16/2016 – House of Blues – Boston in Boston, MA
6/17/2016 – The Fillmore in Silver Spring, MD
6/19/2016 – The Fillmore in Philadelphia, PA
6/24/2016 – Simon Estes Amphitheatre in Des Moines, IA
6/28/2016 – Concord Music Hall in Chicago, IL
8/5/2016 – Pepsi Ampihtheater in Flagstaff, AZ With ZELLA DAY
8/7/16 – Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, CO With ZELLA DAY
8/11/16 – Les Schwab Amphitheater in Bend, OR With ZELLA DAY
8/12/16 – Edgefield in Troutdale, OR With ZELLA DAY
8/16/16 – Big Sky Amphitheater in Missoula, MT With ZELLA DAY
8/17/16 – Knitting Factory Concert House in Spokane, WA With ZELLA DAY
8/19/16 – MontBleu Resort in Lake Tahoe, NV With ZELLA DAY
8/21/16 – The Mountain Winery in Saratoga, CA With ZELLA DAY
8/23/16 – Sonoma Mountain Village in Rohnert Park, CA With ZELLA DAY
8/25/16 – Avila Beach Resort in San Luis Obispo, CA

Websites & Links: MichaelFranti.com | FrantiV


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Phish Summer Tour 2016 Dates and Cities Have Been Released

Phish - Summer Tour 2016

From Phish

“The dates are here! Phish’s 2016 Summer Tour begins on June 22 with the band’s first concert in the Twin Cities since 2000, and culminates with its sixth year of summer-ending shows in September at Dick’s Sporting Good Park in Commerce City, CO. The tour will include the band’s first appearances at Chicago’s storied Wrigley Field, as well as returns to Saratoga Performing Arts Center, The Mann, and The Gorge Amphitheater.

An online ticket request period is currently underway at http://tickets.phish.com and will end Sunday, February 21st at 11:59pm ET. Tickets will go on sale to the public beginning Thursday, February 25th. Ticketing details are available at http://phish.com.”

Phish Summer 2016 Tour dates
06/22 Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul, MN
06/24 Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL
06/25 Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL
06/26 Klipsch Music Center, Noblesville, IN
06/28 The Mann Center, Philadelphia, PA
06/29 The Mann Center, Philadelphia, PA
07/01 Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, NY
07/02 Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, NY
07/03 Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, NY
07/06 Cross Insurance Arena, Portland, ME
07/08 Xfinity Center, Mansfield, MA
07/09 Xfinity Theatre, Hartford, CT
07/10 Lakeview Amphitheater, Syracuse, NY
07/15 The Gorge Amphitheater, George, WA
07/16 The Gorge Amphitheater, George, WA
07/18 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, CA
07/19 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, CA
07/20 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, CA
07/22 The Forum, Inglewood, CA
07/23 Sleep Train Amphitheatre, Chula Vista, CA
09/02 Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, Commerce City, CO
09/03 Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, Commerce City, CO
09/04 Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, Commerce City, CO

Websites & Links: Phish.com | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | LivePhish.com


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Announcing Brendan and Jake’s 13th Annual Holiday Show 2015 [12.12.15]

Bredan and Jake's Holiday Show 2015

From Umphreys.com
“The most wonderful time of the year is upon us, as we joyfully announce the 13th Annual Brendan Bayliss and Jake Cinninger Acoustic Holiday Show. This holiday tradition returns to the Park West on Saturday, December 12th and will benefit The People’s Music School of Chicago. Joel Cummins will kick off the evening with a solo piano set, and both Joel and Andy Farag will join Brendan and Jake on stage throughout the evening for a traditional mix of Umphrey’s originals, covers and holiday favorites.

Tickets go on sale Friday, October 16th at 10am HERE and at the Park West Box Office.”

Websites & Links: Umphreys.com | UMLive.com | UMVideo | Facebook

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The Word Fall Tour 2015 Dates Released [10.1-17.15]

TheWord_FallTour15

From TheWordTheBand.com
“This fall The Word will embark on the supergroup’s most extensive tour since 2002. Guitarist Luther Dickinson, sacred steel specialist Robert Randolph, keyboardist John Medeski, bassist Chris Chew and drummer Cody Dickinson follow an appearance at this month’s Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival in Missouri with a cross-country, 14-show jaunt that begins at The Fillmore in San Francisco on October 1. The tour also hits L.A., Anaheim, Solana Beach, Las Vegas, Boulder, Denver, Chicago, Millvale, D.C., Glenside and NYC before it comes to a close at The Paradise in Boston on October 17.”

Announced Tour Dates
10/1 – The Fillmore – San Francisco, CA
10/2 – The Fillmore – San Francisco, CA
10/3 – The Fonda Theatre – Los Angeles, CA
10/4 – House Of Blues – Anaheim, CA
10/5 – Belly Up Tavern – Solana Beach, CA
10/6 – Brooklyn Bowl – Las Vegas, NV
10/9 – Boulder Theater – Boulder, CO
10/10 – Ogden Theatre – Denver, CO
10/12 – Concord Music Hall – Chicago, IL
10/13 – Mr. Small’s Theatre – Millvale, PA
10/14 – 9:30 Club – Washington DC
10/15 – Keswick Theater – Glenside, PA
10/16 – Webster Hall – New York, NY
10/17 – Paradise Rock Club – Boston, MA

Websites & Links: TheWordTheBand.com | Facebook

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Sirius XM “Fare Thee Well” Rebroadcast [9.5-7.15]

Fare Thee Well - Grateful Dead Reunite 2015

From Dead.net
“Having Fare Thee Well withdraws? We are too! Relive the auditory bliss over Labor Day weekend when SiriusXM’s Grateful Dead Channel rebroadcasts the 3 historic concerts from Chicago’s Soldier Field. Check out the schedule here. What’s more, from now through September 8, anyone with an unsubscribed satellite radio can hear 60 SiriusXM channels for free, including the Grateful Dead Channel! Just turn it on and start listening.”

Broadcast Schedule
SATURDAY 9/5 at 3 am ET: THE JULY 3RD CONCERT
SATURDAY 9/5 at 12 NOON ET: THE JULY 4TH CONCERT
SATURDAY 9/5 at 9 pm ET: THE JULY 5TH CONCERT
SUNDAY 9/6 at 3 am ET: THE JULY 5TH CONCERT
SUNDAY 9/6 at12 NOON: THE JULY 3RD CONCERT
SUNDAY 9/6 at 9 pm ET: THE JULY 4TH CONCERT
MONDAY 9/7 at 3 am ET: THE JULY 4TH CONCERT
MONDAY 9/7 at 12 NOON: THE JULY 5TH CONCERT
MONDAY 9/7 at 9 pm ET: THE JULY 3RD CONCERT

Websites & Links: SiriusXM.comDead.net | Facebook | YouTube

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Fare Thee Well Complete Box Set

Fare Thee Well - Complete Box Set

From Dead.net
“Fare Thee Well Complete Box Set – the complete Chicago Experience with 12-CD/7-Blu-Ray or DVD. Full audio and high-definition video from all three shows on CD and Blu-Ray or DVD. Exclusive bonus disc of behind-the-scene footage. Individually numbered, limited edition of 20,000.”

The release date is set for November 20th, 2015. Pre-order the Fare Thee Well Complete Box Set at Dead.net.

July 3rd, 2015
Box Of Rain
Jack Straw
Bertha
Passenger
The Wheel
Crazy Fingers
The Music Never Stopped
Mason’s Children
Scarlet Begonias
Fire On The Mountain
Drums
Space
New Potato Caboose
Playing In The Band
Let It Grow
Help On The Way
Slipknot!
Franklin’s Tower
Ripple

July 4th, 2015
Shakedown Street
Liberty
Standing On The Moon
Me & My Uncle
Tennessee Jed
Cumberland Blues
Little Red Rooster
Friend Of The Devil
Deal
Bird Song
The Golden Road (To Unlimited Devotion)
Lost Sailor
Saint Of Circumstance
West L.A. Fadeaway
Foolish Heart
Drums
Space
Stella Blue
One More Saturday Night
U.S. Blues

July 5th, 2015
China Cat Sunflower
I Know You Rider
Estimated Prophet
Built To Last
Samson & Delilah
Mountains Of The Moon
Throwing Stones
Truckin’
Cassidy
Althea
Terrapin Station
Drums
Space
Unbroken Chain
Days Between
Not Fade Away
Touch Of Grey
Attics Of My Life

Websites & Links: Dead.net | Facebook | YouTube

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Free Download ~ Disco Biscuits Live at Concord Music Hall 12.27.14

Free download from LiveDownloads.com and the Disco Biscuits – Live at Concord Music Hall 12.27.14.

SET ONE

  1. Intro (1:18)
  2. The Tunnel (11:21)
  3. Little Shimmy In A Conga Line (23:00)
  4. Dance of the Sugarplum Fairies (2:27)
  5. Story Of The World (14:17)
  6. Little Shimmy In A Conga Line (8:33)
  7. Shelby Rose (13:34)

SET TWO

  1. Intro (1:25)
  2. Digital Buddha (13:44)
  3. Svenghali (14:24)
  4. Crickets (13:10)
  5. Munchkin Invasion (13:37)
  6. Crickets (20:58)
  7. Svenghali (14:38)
  8. Digital Buddha (8:01)

ENCORE

  1. Mulberry’s Dream (10:04)

Websites & Links: DiscoBiscuits.com | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube

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Watch The Grateful Dead – Fare Thee Well Chicago Webcast

Grateful Dead - Fare Thee Well Webcast

From The Grateful Dead
“To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Grateful Dead, Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh, and Bob Weir will reunite at Chicago’s Soldier Field, nearly 20 years to the day of the last-ever Grateful Dead concert, which took place at the same venue. “Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead” will take place over three nights – July 3rd, 4th, and 5th, 2015 – and mark the original members’ last-ever performance together. The band will be joined by Trey Anastasio (Guitar), Jeff Chimenti (Keyboards) and Bruce Hornsby (Piano), and will perform two sets of music each night.”

Websites & Links: Dead.net | Facebook | YouTube

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“Fare Thee Well” – The Grateful Dead Celebrate 50 Years with Special Guests in 2015

Fare Thee Well - Grateful Dead Reunite 2015
From Dead.net
“To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Grateful Dead, Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh, and Bob Weir will reunite at Chicago’s Soldier Field, nearly 20 years to the day of the last-ever Grateful Dead concert, which took place at the same venue. “Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead” will take place over three nights – July 3rd, 4th, and 5th, 2015 – and mark the original members’ last-ever performance together. The band will be joined by Trey Anastasio (Guitar), Jeff Chimenti (Keyboards) and Bruce Hornsby (Piano), and will perform two sets of music each night.

In the tradition of the original Grateful Dead Ticketing Service, tickets will be available via a first come first serve mail order system starting on January 20th, followed by an online pre-sale through Dead Online Ticketing February 12th and will be available online to the general public on February 14th via Ticketmaster.”

Websites & Links: Dead.net | Facebook | YouTube

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