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Suwannee Hulaween Spotlight: Joe Russo’s Almost Dead

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Joe Russo’s Almost Dead is quickly becoming one of the most buzzed about Dead-Tribute acts out there. Due to his phenomenal involvement with Phil & Friends, Joe Russo is no stranger to these tunes. Coming from the jazz world, he’s gathered an extraordinary group of buddies to venture in to unknown territory with the jams that stem from Grateful Dead favorites. The 5-piece will close out the upcoming Suwannee Hulaween festival next weekend at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music …

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Greensky Bluegrass Announce 2015 Tour, Hitting FL & NY

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Greensky Bluegrass is one of our highly anticipated acts at Suwannee Hulaween next weekend. Lucky for me, that isn’t the only batch of Greensky I get to look forward to, as a two night run at The Brooklyn Bowl has just been announced. Their newest album If Sorrows Swim is one of my very favorites from the year thus far, and the dudes keep getting better and better with their high-energy, improvisational live show. Be sure to see this dudes in a city near …

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NEW MUSIC: Amtrac – Diplo & Friends Guest Mix (60min)

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Ever since I saw him at Ultra on the Majestic Casual stage last year I’ve been following this Amtrac guy. Diplo has had his eye on him too it seems. This new Diplo & Friends mix from Amtrac is just what I’ve been needing. Awesome funky dance tunes for cranking out photo edits or getting ready to go out. This mix is awesome. Loads of music I’ve never heard. (tracklist at the bottom) TRACKLIST– 00:00 – 04:30 // Sharam Jey, Night …

Maxx McInerneyNEW MUSIC: Amtrac – Diplo & Friends Guest Mix (60min)
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Suwannee Springfest Announces 2015 Lineup: Wood Brothers, Stringdusters, Larry Keel+++

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A little inside scoop over here on the upcoming Suwannee Springfest lineup. I figured the Jamily would like to know about this! Save the date for March 19-22, because a whole bunch of bluegrass will be blessing the Suwannee with the sweet sound of strings. Hopefully we’ll make it down there ourselves! Tweet

Chris TartSuwannee Springfest Announces 2015 Lineup: Wood Brothers, Stringdusters, Larry Keel+++
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3 Reasons Porter Robinson is a Kick-Ass Performer

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Porter Robinson played Orlando and Miami this past weekend to close out his live North American Worlds Tour. We stopped by the House of Blues Orlando date to see what all the fuss was about. I hadn’t listened to Worlds in its entirety before the show, purposely to experience the music live for the first time. It’s much more impactful that way. Porter Robinson was highly impressive and here are the 3 reasons why: 1. Production There are giant LED walls, loads of confetti, fog, and …

Maxx McInerney3 Reasons Porter Robinson is a Kick-Ass Performer
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STS9’s New Lineup Debuted in NYC Friday [Review]

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Photo Via LiveMusicBlog.com After I saw STS9’s new lineup at Electric Forest earlier this year, it was clear that the 5-piece jamtronica outfit is happy as ever. Once they crushed Red Rocks with 6 sets in two nights, the buzz about Sound Tribe was to the jam world what the Ice Bucket Challenge was to bored middle-age adults with desk jobs. A Friday night New York City show located in Times Square is the stage of all stages, and STS9 thrived in the occasion. …

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Bassnectar & Pretty Lights Announce Bass Lights 2014

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Bassnectar and Pretty Lights have teamed up to announce another epic BASSLIGHTS excursion. Hitting the Hampton Coliseum once more, the two will be joined by the likes of Chromeo, Eliot Lipp, Beats Antique and the one and only EXMAG for two nights in Virginia. Presales go up Wednesday at Noon EST – tix and more info here. Bonus pic from the first Basslights at the Hampton: Tweet

Chris TartBassnectar & Pretty Lights Announce Bass Lights 2014