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Happy Birthday Meg White, You're Alright

The big musical birthdays always seem to get all the play on blogs these days, so we thought we'd celebrate some of the great birthdays that go unnoticed. Meg White turns 36 today, which is as good excuse as any to look at this picture.We'll also celebrate with some kick-ass video of White Stripes performing "...

Little Big Fat – The Man From Bakersfield Exclusive Download From On A Stick

Exclusive Download! From Little Big Fat's new release "On A Stick"The Man From BakersfieldYou can purchase the entire album at amazon.com or cdbaby.

The Steepwater Band 6/19/2010 @ Brixies

6/19/2010The Steepwater BandSetlist1: Roadblock, Grace & Melody, Checkin' Up On My Baby, Wake Up and Walk Away, Steel Sky, Lord Knows, Healer, Stars Look Good Tonight, My Back Pocket, Honey Bee, What's This, Boom! Boom!, Bron-Y-Aur Stomp2: Intro, Fire Away, One Way Ride, Politician, All The Way To Nowhere, Gov't Grafitti > Mr. Big Jam,...

Big Sky Stringband 5/15/2010 @ Brixies

5/15/2010Big Sky StringbandSetlist1: Angel from Montgomery (Jay & Chris only), John Hardy (Jay & Chris only), Miss Ohio (Jay & Chris only), E Jam/Noise > Flying Blind, The Weight, Harlan's Theme > Red Clay Road*, Find You Gone, Della Vane, Lonesome Fiddler's Reel, Antonin, Going to New Orleans, Dialog with John, If I Had...

The Ark Band 2/6/2010 @ Mambo Room

2/6/2010The Ark BandSetlist1: Let Me Live, Saving Myself For You, I Shot The Sheriff, Nice and Strong, I Don't Mind, My Father, My Friend, Kingston Town, Only Jah, We And Them, Natty Dread Rise Again, Notty Wine, Ganja Farmer, Stir It Up2: United We Stand, Happy Birthday, Night Nurse, Walking In Kingston, Electric Avenue, Rosie,...

Mr. Blotto & Little Big Fat 12/12/2009 @ Mambo Room

12/12/2009Mr. BlottoSetlist1: Sail Away Virginia, Raining In My Room, Hey Pockey Way, Any Kind of Lover> Estimated Prophet> Fire on the Mountain> Scooby Doo Dancehall Stylee> Fire on the Mountain Reprise> Hi-V, Kiss Me In the Morning> Tall Boy2: Mama Grady, Fool I Am, Nebraska From Here, I Don't...

John Lennon - Thirty Years Gone

Today marks thirty years that the world has been without John Lennon.We choose to remember him on this day and honor the duality of his legacy: the Working Class Hero, artist and poet who put aside his ego and declared his principles on the world's stage......and the rock star that found redemption in...

Mike Gordon @ Lincoln Hall: Stream and Download

Among the many changes around here in the next several weeks will be an increased focus on offering more multimedia content, especially audio and video. Our goal is to be a hub of sorts for streams and iPod ready downloads for notable Chicago area shows -- both out in the burbs and all around town....

Going Furthur In New York - Phil's East Coast Crash Pad

Phil always seems to bring the jams when he visits the Big Apple. Maybe its because he knows he'll be chillaxing at his sweet Soho second home. At just a touch shy of $1.8 million (indications are that this was a cash transaction), this condo is nice "home away from home" in the city. It's convenient...

Should You Buy Beatles Tracks On Itunes?

After much wringing of hands and rampant speculation, The Beatles back catalog was finally released this week on the Itunes Music Store. As momentous of an occasion as Apple is making this out to be, you may be wondering... after purchasing these tracks on vinyl, eight-track, cassette, CD, and mini-disc, in their original, reissued and...