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  • Jerry Jemmott To Tour With Gregg Allman Band

    Jerry Jemmott To Tour With Gregg Allman Band

    The Gregg Allman band is hitting the road for a Winter 2010/2011 tour that runs up and down the east coast, with bassist Jerry Jemmott. The group is making the trek in support of Allman’s upcoming album, Low Country Blues. The album, which actually features bassist Dennis Crouch, is a collection of cover songs by... »

  • The Wood Brothers Announce Tour Dates, Debut Music Video

    The Wood Brothers Announce Tour Dates, Debut Music Video

    The Wood Brothers, featuring bassist Chris Wood with brother Oliver, will be touring North America through December and the beginning of the 2011. The brothers, joined by drummer Tyler Greenwell, will be releasing a new album entitled Smoke Ring Halo in February. A new music video for the single “Shoofly Pie,” was unveiled last week... »

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  • Slipknot to Honor Paul Gray at Sonisphere Festival Performance

    Slipknot to Honor Paul Gray at Sonisphere Festival Performance

    Slipknot will be making their return to the stage in 2011 as they headline UK’s Sonisphere Festival. The band announced that the show, which is scheduled for July 8th through July 10th, 2011 at Knebworth, will pay homage to the late Paul Gray, who died in May. A statement on the official band site stated,... »

  • Willie Weeks Joins Eric Clapton for Upcoming Tour

    Willie Weeks Joins Eric Clapton for Upcoming Tour

    Legendary session bassist Willie Weeks will be hitting the road with Eric Clapton on a string of tour dates in support of guitarist’s latest CD, appropriately titled Clapton. The touring band will also feature Steve Gadd on drums, Chris Stainton on keys and Michelle John and Sharon White singing background vocals. The group will be... »

  • Rush Announces New North American Time Machine Tour Dates

    Rush Announces New North American Time Machine Tour Dates

    Last week, we reported that Rush was expanding their Time Machine Tour to Europe, with rumors of more North American dates. Thankfully the rumors were true, and trio will be gracing the U.S. and Canada through March and April, 2011. Starting in Florida, the tour works its way up the East coast, including a stop... »

  • System of a Down Reunites for 2011 Tour Dates

    System of a Down Reunites for 2011 Tour Dates

    System of a Down has announced new tour dates, which will be the group’s first performances since August 2006. The shows will be scattered through Europe in June with more dates in the works. An official statement from the band’s website explains “We have no master plan of sorts — we are playing these shows... »

  • Bela Fleck & the Flecktones Announce Holiday Tour

    Bela Fleck & the Flecktones Announce Holiday Tour

    Bela Fleck and the Fleckones are hitting the road for a special holiday tour of western USA and Canada, with Jeff Coffin and special guest Alash Ensemble. The “original Flecktones” have been hard at work on their next album, due out in late Spring 2011. The original Flecktones include Bela Fleck, Victor Wooten, Futureman and... »

  • Rush Extends Time Machine Tour To UK and Germany (and Maybe More)

    Rush Extends Time Machine Tour To UK and Germany (and Maybe More)

    Rush has just announced a new string of UK dates next spring as part of their Time Machine Tour. The tour will start in Dublin, Ireland, the first time the band has performed there. The last stop of the announced dates includes the Festhalle in Frankfurt, Germany, and more European dates are likely to be... »

  • Peter Hook Brings “Joy Division” Tour to U.S.

    Peter Hook Brings “Joy Division” Tour to U.S.

    Peter Hook is bringing his band, The Light, to the U.S. in December for a 10-stop tour. The group will play Joy Division’s Unknown Pleasures album in its entirety. Hook, who was bassist for the groundbreaking rock band during their four-year run, will actually be singing, while his son Jack plays bass. “When I decided... »

  • The Bad Plus Announce Winter Tour

    The Bad Plus Announce Winter Tour

    The Bad Plus is hitting the road, in support of their latest release, Never Stop. The tour kicks off on December 2, 2010 and runs through January 9th, 2011, taking the band coast to coast in the US. The trio, including bassist Reid Anderson, pianist Ethan Iverson and drummer Dave King, completed a tour of... »