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Visual Setlists: Phish @ DCU Center (aka The Centrum), Worcester, MA 6/8/12

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Visual Setlists: Phish @ DCU Center (aka The Centrum), Worcester, MA 6/7/12

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Visual Setlists: Phish Summer Tour 2012

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How Do We Love Phish? The Barn's Phish Tour 2012 Preview

That we love Phish has never been a question. Why we love Phish is a topic that has been hashed out countless times in conversation, on the web, and in print. But how we love Phish -- it's the type of relationship status that might be described as "It's Complicated" on Facebook -- is something...

Win A Copy Of Two New Remastered Europe '72 Releases

Update: Congrats to commenters Nick and Brian who have been selected at random as winners of this contest. Check your inbox to claim your prize! Stay tuned to The Barn for more great contests.We're happy to announce that we have two copies of the remastered double-CD Europe '72, plus the companion Europe '72 Volume...

Grateful Dead Illustrated: A Conversation With Scott McDougall, Cover Artist For Road Trips, The Europe 72 Box & More

The 40th anniversary of the landmark Grateful Dead 1972 spring tour of Europe was indeed something to celebrate. Of course, re-listening to my favorite shows was on the agenda to commemorate the occasion. But I also found myself reflecting, and diving into a series of written pieces: tweetsreviewingeach show on the tour from Jesse Jarnow (@bourgwick)...

North Coast Festival Leaning Towards Jams In 2012 With Umphrey's, Strange Arrangement and More

North Coast Music Festival, the Labor Day weekend event entering its third year in Chicago's Union Park has staked its reputation on eclectic lineups and an outside-the-mainstream sensibility. But while the inaugural festival in 2010 seemed to carve out a spot for edgier and crossover jambands, last year's lineup seemed heavily tilted towards EDM. It seemed...

Legendary Yes Vocalist Brings Classics and Great Stories to Town with Solo Tour

Dial up any classic rock station in the world and you'll likely hear Jon Anderson within an hour or two. As lead singer of the prog-rock stalwarts Yes, his iconic voice weaves through the musical lives of baby-boomers and Gen Xers everywhere.But sidelined by his former Yes bandmates after an extended illness -- in...

Chicago Rock, Jazz and Acoustic Musicians Collaborate On 45 Minute Dark Star

Doug Hagman combines the Bobby guitar role with Jerry-like vocals in his Terrapin Flyer project, but lately he's been taking on some Leshian tendencies, inviting unlikely groups of friends to come together to see what kind of musical magic they can make.This was the case last Friday at The Alley in Highwood when he...

Stream or Download: Punch Brothers @ Park West 3/1/12

What a joy it is to listen to Punch Brothers! In some ways it is akin to an intellectual exercise: peeling back layer upon layer to of complexity reveal a hidden and universal truth. Notable songwriting that spans simple pop, deep emotional expressiveness and intricate compositions find equal footing while wrapped in an immense likability....