Instead of doing an album of duets, on “Shout!,” Gov’t Mule took a novel approach, removing Warren Haynes’ vocals from the record and replacing them with an all-star cast of singers like Dr. John, Jim James of My Morning Jacket, Dave Matthews, Steve Winwood and Elvis Costello.
The band took the lead, deciding that American Beauty should be a bold pale ale made from 100% U.S.-grown ingredients. From there, Dogfish Head and the Grateful Dead turned to their fans for the last touch, asking their supporters to decide on a special ingredient to set their pale ale apart.
The 25th installment of Haynes’ Christmas concert, taking place December 13 and 14 at the US Cellular Center in Asheville, North Carolina, will feature Michael Franti, Haynes’ own band Gov’t Mule, Grace Potter & The Nocturnals, OAR, the Phil Lesh Quintet and the John Scofield Uberjam Band, among others.
For seven days and seven nights, a live digital music festival will be broadcast and streamed across the globe. Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead will headline the Forever Festival, which launches Aug. 4 and will run through Aug. […]
Warren Haynes keeps a busy schedule: He’s one-half of the guitar team in the Allman Brothers Band, he leads his own group Gov’t Mule, he has a solo band, and he occasionally plays solo acoustic […]
The Grateful Dead has announced a 14-disc box set featuring five complete shows from May 1977. While some consider the group’s May 8, 1977 well-circuated concert recording from Cornell University’s Barton Hall to be one […]
As we previously reported, Bob Weir, guitarist/singer for the Grateful Dead, collapsed on stage during a Furthur concert last Thursday night (April 25th) at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. Furthur, which also […]
Grateful Dead guitarist/singer Bob Weir collapsed onstage during a show with his band Furthur (which also features the Dead’s Phil Lesh) last night (April 25) at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. To […]
Working With Jane’s Addiction, Turned Down By Springsteen: ‘Sons Of Anarchy’ Music Supervisor Sounds Off
Out now is the “Sons Of Anarchy: Volume 2” soundtrack. Volume 2 contains a couple of new takes on classic songs recorded specifically for the show, including one that never made primetime but was too good to be relegated to the cutting room floor.
The Grateful Dead Almanac has undergone several advancements in the past few years. Beginning as a printed direct mail piece, the Almanac has since evolved into an online publication, and now an app. Every day during the “30 Days of Dead”, the group will give fans a previously unreleased, high quality soundboard recording of a live-track for free on dead.net for one day only.