Neil Young @ Jones Beach

WANTAGH, NY—Neil Young and Promise Of The Real sandblasted Jones Beach amphitheatre with a powerful set of eco-rock that thundered across the South Bay against a threat of rain for a mind-blowing three hours. Nelson brothers Lukas and Micah tweaked, grinded and churned at Young’s stew of countrified rock that …

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Mountain Jam @ Hunter Mountain

HUNTER, NY—Warren Haynes and Radio Woodstock turned Hunter Mountain into jamband central for the 11th installment of the fabled fest. With stellar weather, chairlifts taking concertgoers on scenic mountain vistas, rockin’ tunes and enough beer stalls to keep even the thirstiest rock fan happy, this year’s event did not disappoint. …

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An Interview with Gathering Of The Vibes Founder Ken Hays

What do The String Cheese Incident, Wilco, Ben Harper, Weezer, Gregg Allman, Warren Haynes, Grateful Dead drummer Billy Kreutzmann and camping at an awesome location on the beach all have in common? You got it, this year’s Gathering Of The Vibes. We caught up with festival founder Ken Hays for …

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An Interview with Mountain Jam Founder Gary Chetkof

Don’t forget to check out the 11th installment of this year’s Mountain Jam from June 4-7 at Hunter Mountain. Leave your ski poles and boots at home and bring along a tent and some boogie shoes for some Grateful Dead-inspired Jammies from the likes of Rusted Root, Michael Franti & …

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Cat Stevens @ The Tower Theatre

UPPER DARBY, PA—At his first concert in the USA since the ’70s, Cat Stevens—who also goes by the name Yusuf these days—took on his catalogue, a new album and the controversy that has dogged him ever since he took on Islam. It was a magical night in celebration of the …

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Bob Gruen Birthday Bash @ 2A Bar

EAST VILLAGE, NY—At Bob Gruen’s annual birthday bash, rock royalty and the post-CBGB crowd joined forces to honor one of rock greatest photographers known for his intimate pictures of John Lennon, The Clash, Sex Pistols and anyone who was anyone in the ’70s. Adorning the walls at 2A Bar in …

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CBGB’s Music & Film Festival 2014 – Emmerson

This year’s CBGB’s Music & Film Festival ended with a raucous performance at Times Square by Jane’s Addiction, who put the sleaze back into the fabled hood. Turning back the hands of time to an era when porn palaces, hustlers and junkies shared the streets with wide-eyed tourists, New York …

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Farm Aid 2014 @ Walnut Creek Amphitheatre

“All of the things we’re talking about here are all about power; it’s all about corporations telling us what to do. The corporations are forcing our farmers to use pesticides. They own a lot of the farmers’ land. They’re supplying seeds to the farmers from Monsanto, seeds that you have …

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The Eagles @ Madison Square Garden

MANHATTAN, NY—The Eagles dusted off their catalogue of hits plus some obscure numbers at Madison Square Garden as part of their History Of Eagles tour for the last night of a two-venue run that included two shows at the Garden and one at Newark’s Prudential Center. It was a well-choreographed …

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Stevie Nicks Photography Show @ Morrison Hotel Gallery

NEW YORK, NY—Fleetwood Mac blew into town with three area shows as they triumphantly added another chapter to their long history with the return of keyboardist Christine McVie. At Morrison Hotel Gallery, songbird Stevie Nicks staged her own selfies from an era where Polaroids were the rage. During the record …

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