Carly Ritter: Summer Tour Dates with Nathaniel Rateliff and Robert Francis


Carly Ritter has announced two months of tour dates starting May 13 in Salt Lake City. Carly will join Nathaniel Rateliff on dates along the Pacific North West followed by a handful of shows with Robert Francis

The self titled album from Carly is available now on iTunes : 

05-13    Salt Lake City, UT – Kilby Court w/ Nathaniel Rateliff
05-15    Vancouver, Canada – Media Club w/ Nathaniel Rateliff
05-16    Seattle, WA – Barboza w/ Nathaniel Rateliff
05-18    Portland, OR – Bunk Bar w/ Nathaniel Rateliff
05-20    San Francisco, CA – The Chapel w/ Nathaniel Rateliff
05-22    Los Angeles, CA – The Echo w/ Nathaniel Rateliff
05-23    San Diego, CA – Soda Bar w/ Nathaniel Rateliff
06-11    Denver, CO – Hi-Dive w/ Robert Francis
06-16    Toronto, Canada – The Drake Hotel w/ Robert Francis
06-17    Cambridge, MA – Middle East w/ Robert Francis
06-18    New Haven, CT – Café Nine w/ Robert Francis

The Levon Helm Band: The Midnight Ramble Sessions Volume 3 Coming July 1 


Levon Helm spent his life making music and for nearly the past decade the Midnight Ramble was his musical home. These intimate ‘concerts’ are held on most Saturday nights at Helm’s ‘Barn’ in Woodstock, NY where litanies of guest artists gather to pay homage to a music Icon. 

At long last, on July 1st, Vanguard Records/Levon Helm Studios will release The Levon Helm Band – The Midnight Ramble Sessions Volume 3. This collection features select Ramble performances circa 2005 to 2010 with such guest artists as Chris Robinson, Elvis Costello and Allen Toussaint with The Levon Helm Band: Levon Helm, Larry Campbell, Jimmy Vivino, Mike Merritt, Jimmy Weider, Amy Helm, Teresa Williams, Jay Collins, Eric Lawrence, Clark Gayton, Brian Mitchell, Steven Bernstein, Howard Johnson and Byron Isaacs.
With each track hand-picked by Helm who also designed the cover art, The Midnight Ramble Sessions Volume 3 continues to solidify Helm’s legacy as a revered musical force.

The Midnight Ramble Sessions Volume 3 track listing:

1.    The Same Thing (Levon Helm) 2/14/09
2.    Ain’t That Good News (Amy Helm)   8/28/10
3.    God Don’t Never Change  (Jimmy Vivino )  1/10/09
4.    Drivin’ Wheel  (Levon Helm)  5/16/09
5.    I’m A Jealous Man  (Larry Campbell)  1/31/09
6.    Stagger Lee  (Little Sammy Davis) 10/18/05
7.    Simple Twist of Fate (Brian Mitchell)  3/14/09
8.    One More Shot (Levon Helm) 12/9/06
9.    Turn Around  (Teresa Williams) 5/9/09          
10.  The Beautiful Lie (Amy Helm, Teresa Williams, Fiona McBain) 1/3/09        
11.  A Certain Girl (Allen Toussaint) 1/1/07
12.  Shake Your Money Maker (Chris Robinson) 8/23/08
13.  Take Me To The River (Levon Helm) 2/10/07

John Butler Trio Covers “Happy” by Pharrell Williams for Triple J Radio

Full John Butler Trio tour dates available here:

'Flesh & Blood' Available Now on:
iTunes / Amazon 

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facebook / twitter / instagram / youtubeofficial website 

Trevor Hall Joining Soulshine Yoga & Music Tour With Michael Franti, Soja and Brett Dennen

Trevor Hall will be joining Michael Franti & Spearhead, Soja and Brett Dennen on the Soulshine Tour this summer across 35 cities in North America. To buy tickets and find event detail visit

06-19 Santa Barbara, CA – Santa Barbara Bowl  
06-20 Los Angeles, CA – The Greek Theatre 
06-21 Berkeley, CA – The Greek Theatre 
06-22 Tahoe, NV – Harvey’s Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena
06-26 Vancouver, BC – PNE Amphitheater 
06-27 Seattle, WA – Marymoor Park 
06-28 Bend, OR – Les Schwab Amphitheater
06-29 Troutdale, OR – Edgefield 
07-01 Missoula, MT – Big Sky Brewery
07-02 Ketchum, ID – Sun Valley Center
07-03 Salt Lake City, UT – USANA Amphitheater 
07-05 Santa Fe, NM – The Downs at Santa Fe 
07-06 Denver, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheater 
07-08 Kansas City, MO – Crossroads 
07-10 Chicago, IL – First Merit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island 
07-12 Des Moines, IA – Simon Estes Amphitheater 
07-13 Indianapolis, IN – Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park 
07-15 Toronto, ON – Echo Beach at Molson Canadian Amphitheater 
07-17 Asbury Park, NJ – Stone Pony Summer Stage 
07-18 Boston, MA – Bank of America Pavilion 
07-19 Gilford, NH – Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion 
07-21 New York, NY – Pier 97 
Philadelphia, PA – Skyline Stage at the Mann Center 
07-25 Wilmington, NC – Battleship Park 
07-26 Portsmouth, VA – nTelos Pavilion 
07-27 Charlotte, NC – Uptown Amphitheater at The Music Factory 
07-29 Boca Raton, FL – Sunset Cove Amphitheater
07-30 St. Augustine, FL – St. Augustine Amphitheater 
08-01 Atlanta, GA – Masquerade Music Park 
08-02 Nashville, TN – The Woods at Fontanel 

O.A.R. Pre Order ‘The Rockville LP’

'The Rockville LP' from O.A.R. is available to pre-order now. 
Instantly download “Peace”, “So Good So Far” and “The Architect” when you pre-order via iTunes or Amazon Mp3. Or choose from a selection of album packages when you pre-order from the band’s official webstore

The O.A.R. + Phillip Phillips Tour pre-sale is now live

'The Rockville LP' is available June 10 on Vanguard Records. 


it’s friday HOORAY! treat yourself to tickets to my summer tour w/ Gavin DeGraw. boise, council bluffs, charlotte, & raleigh your shows are now on sale! san diego and los angeles, set your alarms tickets go on sale tomorrow at 10am PST.

Matt Nathanson & Gavin DeGraw
w/ special guests: *Mary Lambert & ^Andrew McMahon

6/13 - Tucson, AZ @ Anselmo Valencia Amphitheatre (w/ Christian Burghardt) (Tickets)
6/14 - Las Vegas, NV @ Mandalay Bay Beach (w/ Christian Burghardt) (Tickets)
6/15 - San Diego, CA @ Humphrey’s* (Tickets on sale 4/5 10am)
6/18 - Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre* (Tickets on sale 4/5 10am)
6/20 - Berkeley, CA @ Greek Theatre* (Tickets)
6/22 - San Luis Obispo, CA @ Avila Beach Concerts at the Cove* (Tickets)
6/24 - Redmond, WA @ Marymoor Park** (pre-sale 4/8)
6/26 - Boise, ID @ Knitting Factory* (w/ Mary Lambert only) - (Tickets)
6/29 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Red Butte Garden Amphitheater* (pre-sale TBD)
6/30 - Colorado Springs, CO @ Pikes Peak Center* (Tickets)
7/1 - Boulder, CO @ Boulder Theater* (w/ Mary Lambert only) (Tickets)
7/3 - Kearney, NE @ Viaero Event Center* (Tickets)
7/5 - Council Bluffs, IA @ Harrah’s Council Bluffs Hotel Casino* (Tickets)
7/6 - St. Paul, MN @ The Myth* (Tickets)
7/9 - Kansas City, MO @ The Crossroads* (Tickets)
7/10 - Cedar Rapids, IA @ McGrath Amphitheater* (Tickets)
7/11 - Fargo, ND @ The Venue* (Tickets)
7/16 - Toronto, ON @ Sound Academy* (Tickets)
7/17 - Toledo, OH @ Toledo Zoo Amphitheater* (Tickets)
7/18 - Des Moines, IA @ Simon Estes Amphitheater^ (w/ Andrew McMahon only) - pre-sale TBD
7/19 - Wisconsin Dells, WI @ Crystal Grand Music Theatre^ (Tickets)
7/20 - Indianapolis, IN @ Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park^ (Tickets)
7/21 - Highland Park, IL @ Ravinia Festival^ (pre-sale 4/15)
7/23 - Columbus, OH @ LC Pavilion^ (Tickets)
7/24 - Cincinnati, OH @ PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center^ (Tickets)
7/25 - Rochester Hills, MI @ Meadow Brook^ (Tickets)
7/27 - Portsmouth, VA @ Ntelos Pavilion^ (Tickets)
7/29 - Orlando, FL @ House of Blues^ (Tickets)
7/30 - Hollywood, FL @ Hard Rock Live^ (Tickets)
7/31 - St. Augustine, FL @ Saint Augustine Amphitheater^ (Tickets)
8/2 - Myrtle Beach, SC @ House of Blues^ (w/ Andrew McMahon only) (Tickets)
8/4 - Charlotte, NC @ The Uptown Amphitheater at the Music Factory^ (Tickets)
8/5 - Raleigh, NC @ The Red Hat Amphitheater^ (Tickets)
8/6 - Glen Allen, VA @ Innsbrook After House^ (Tickets)
8/10 - Vienna, VA @ Wolf Trap for the Performing Arts^ (Pre-sale 4/29)
8/12 - Baltimore, MD @ Pier Six Concert Pavilion^ (Tickets)
8/13 - New York, NY @ Central Park Summer Stage^ (Tickets)
8/15 - Philadelphia, PA @ Mann Center for the Performing Arts^ (Tickets)
8/16 - Wallingford, CT @ Toyota Presents the Oakdale Theatre^ (Tickets)
8/17 - Hampton Beach, NH @ Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom^ (Tickets)
8/22 - Clifton Park, NY @ Upstate Concert Hall^ (Tickets)
(w/ Andrew McMahon only)
8/23 - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion^ (Tickets)
8/24 - Hyannis, MA @ Cape Cod Melody Tent^ (Tickets)
8/25 - Pomona, NY @ Provident Bank Park^ (Tickets)

Joseph Arthur to Perform on the Late Show With David Letterman this Thursday, April 3.

Record Store Day: Four Albums From The Vanguard Vault to be Re-Issued + Matt Nathanson & Barenaked Ladies

Available on April 19: Big Mama Thornton, Doc Watson, Joan Baez and Ramblin’ Jack Elliott. 

Vanguard Records is proud to announce the reissue of classic recordings available exclusively on Record Store Day – April 19th, 2014.

Fans have voted on and for their favorite Vanguard titles to be re-issued on Record Store Day 2014. Below are the four titles selected.  These recordings have been newly re-mastered from the original tapes by David Glasser at Airshow Mastering and are presented in ‘exact replica’ LP packages.  They will be available EXCLUSIVELY at participating independently owned record stores on April 19, 2014.

Big Mama Thornton Sassy Mama
A scorching 1975 live set from Big Mama including “Rolling Stone”, “Lost City”, and “Mr. Cool.”

Doc Watson Southbound
Doc’s classic 1966 album  including “Walk On, Boy” “Blue Railroad Train”, and “Tennessee Stud.”

Ramblin’ Jack Elliott Jack Elliott
Ramblin’ Jack’s Vanguard debut, notable also for the appearance of Bob Dylan (credited as Tedham Porterhouse) on harmonica. It includes such staples as “Roving Gambler”, “Diamond Joe”, and “Black Snake Moan.”

Joan Baez Blessed Are
Baez’s seminal 1971 double album is presented here in an ‘exact replica’ gatefold package. Included are “Blessed Are”, “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down”, “Salt of the Earth”, and many more.

In addition, Matt Nathanson’s performance of “Kinks Shirt” appears on the Record Store Day release from Omnivore Recordings: Live From High Fidelity Podcast: The Best of the Podcast Performances - The first ever physical release of musical segments from the popular podcast Live From High Fidelity, which finds vinyl obsessives Tom DeSavia and Eric Gorfain talking about recent finds and wish lists. The translucent green vinyl features some of the best of the musical guests who have been recorded Live From High Fidelity.

To further celebrate Record Store Day, The Barenaked Ladies will be performing at Toronto’s Sunrise Records.  For details visit

Record Store Day is an occasion for all independently owned record stores to come together in celebration of the art of music. Limited edition vinyl and CD releases are made available exclusively for the day, and hundreds of musicians across the country perform at various events. For more information and events in your area, please visit:

Barenaked Ladies Announce Summer Tour 2014


The BARENAKED LADIES will be heading back on the road this summer with a U.S. cross country tour beginning July 18th at the Newport Sunset Music Series in Newport, RI. Initial list of tour dates are below with more dates to be announced soon. Fan club only pre-sale tickets begin on Wednesday, April 2nd at 10:00am (local times). Public on sales dates vary per market. Check specific dates below.
The Ladies are touring in support of their latest release GRINNING STREAK which debuted at #10 on the Billboard Top 200.  The album’s breakout success showcases the single “Odds Are” which shot to No. 2 on the iTunes Rock Songs Chart. You can check out the official music video here.  

The BARENAKED LADIES’ featuring  (guitarist/vocalist Ed Robertson, bassist/vocalist Jim Creeggan, keyboardist/vocalist Kevin Hearn and drummer/vocalist Tyler Stewart) have sold over 14 million albums worldwide and have won eight Juno awards and earned multiple Grammy nominations.  Known for such hits as “One Week,” “Pinch Me, “Brian Wilson,” “If I Had $1,000,000” and many more, the band also penned the theme song for the hit CBS series, “The Big Bang Theory” and last year The Barenaked Ladies and astronaut Chris Hadfield collaborated for the first space-to-earth musical performance, debuting an original song “Is Somebody Singing.”  The Barenaked Ladies live shows have become legendary with their hilarious on-stage banter and impromptu raps.

 July 18 – Newport, RI @ Newport Sunset Music Series                       
 July 19 – Lowell, MA @ Lowell Summer Music Series                             
 July 20 – Webster, MA @ Indian Ranch                                                 
 July 29 – Sioux Falls, SD @ The District                                                
August 1 – Littleton, CO @ Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield      
August 2 – Ignacio, CO @ Sky Ute Casino Resort                                 
August 8 – Tulsa, OK @ River Spirit Casino                                            

Grinning Streak is available now on: iTunes / Amazon

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Joseph Arthur: “Walk On The Wild Side” Music Video

Joseph Arthur has released the music video for “Walk On The Wild Side” from his forthcoming Lou Reed tribute album ‘LOU’, available May 13. 

You can download “Walk On The Wild Side” instantly when you pre-order the album on iTunes