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Butch Trucks, Allman Brothers Band Co-founder: 1947-2017

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January 25, 2017 – Butch Trucks, a founding member of The Allman Brothers Band, tragically died the night of January 24 in West Palm Beach, Florida.  His wife, four children, four grandchildren and all of the Allman Brothers Band, their families and Road Crew survive Butch. The Trucks and Allman Brothers Band families request all of Butch’s friends and fans ... Read More »

Israeli Superstar/ Peace Adovcate David Broza To Play London’s Union Chapel April 27

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“He did more for the Middle East peace process in eight days than Secretary of State John Kerry has done in two years. Is he a diplomat or religious leader? No, he’s a singer-songwriter…”  – Vanity Fair Israeli superstar David Broza is considered one of the world’s most dynamic and vibrant performers. From his whirlwind finger picking to Flamenco guitar, percussion ... Read More »

Surprises of 2016 included Tiffany, Foghat and ARW

Review by Danny Coleman  December 30, 2016 – Many bloggers, columnists, entertainment writers and journalists use their final columns of each year as a “Best Of” or a “Recap/Year In Review.” Well, rest assured this is not one of those. This offering will be different, starting with Tiffany at the Wonder Bar in Asbury Park, NJ. Not only was the iconic 80’s pop star a straight shooter in an earlier ... Read More »

The Starry Nites: Santa Barbara Finally Gets A Music Festival

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Article by L Paul Mann December 12, 2016 – Santa Barbara may finally get it’s very own multi-day music festival early next year. The Starry Nites festival is set to take place March 18 and 19, 2017 at the beautiful  Live Oak campgrounds in the majestic Santa Ynez mountain range, just above Santa Barbara. The inaugural festival will be organized by the same ... Read More »

Lockn’ announces initial 2017 lineup for 5th anniversary

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December 9, 2016 – LOCKN’ is very proud to announce the initial lineup for its fifth anniversary event, which it revealed on Thursday by releasing puzzle pieces with artist names throughout the day, eventually culminating in the full initial lineup. More artists will be announced soon. Named 2016’s “Best Festival” by Garden & Gun, LOCKN’ continues to raise the bar ... Read More »

Carl Palmer Issues Statement On The Passing Of Greg Lake

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December 8, 2016 – ELP drummer, Carl Palmer, released a statement today on the passing of fellow bandmate, Greg Lake. “It is with great sadness that I must now say goodbye to my friend and fellow band-mate, Greg Lake.  Greg’s soaring voice and skill as a musician will be remembered by all who knew his music and recordings he made with ... Read More »