Old Crow Medicine Show at the Warren Hellman public celebration.
Warren Hellman Public Celebration
February 19, 2012
Better than: Watching the live stream at home on your laptop.
Some of the nation's top roots musicians gathered together yesterday with Bay Area music fans to cel ... More >>
Some weeks ago, we told you about a concert planned to honor the memory of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass founder Warren Hellman, who passed away in December. The show will feature performances by Emmylou Harris, Robert Earl Keen, Gillian Welch, Steve Earle, and others. And now, a location for the event ... More >>
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass founder Warren Hellman passed away at the end of last year, but the sprawling free music festival he started will continue. And on Feb. 19, Hellman's family and the festival's organizers will hold a sort of mini-Hardly Strictly as a tribute to Hellman. The bill -- which we' ... More >>
Kevin HendersonEdward Sharpe & the Magnetic ZerosThe Railroad Revival Tour:
Mumford and Sons
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
Old Crow Medicine Show
April 21, 2011
Middle Harbor Shoreline Park, Oakland
Better than: a Bible thumper in a cat house.
Here's an idea: Get three great bands to ... More >>
Mumford and Sons: All aboard?In case you thought those dapper vests worn by the likeable Brits in Mumford and Sons were all just for anachronistic show, here's proving they aren't: Along with Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros and Old Crow Medicine Show, the British folk-rock group is plannin ... More >>
Joseph SchellThe Felice BrothersJune 10, 2009The IndependentBetter Than: Chocolate. Seriously.Drumsticks flew, accordion players sank to their knees, and fiddlers rapped. You know that you're going to get a good performance when, before the show even starts, every instrument on stage already looks l ... More >>