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Dead And Company Break Musical Dry Spell At CU Boulder's Folsom Field

Joshua Berman | Posted 07.07.2016 | Travel
Joshua Berman

The crowd, all 28,000 of us, flowed from all directions toward the CU Boulder campus, converging on Folsom Field atop a thick cloud of anticipation. Dead and Company was in town to perform two evening stadium concerts under the Flatirons.

From Jazz to Bass House: Ephwurd Slated to Play EDC NY This Weekend

Shawn Russell Johnson | Posted 05.13.2016 | Entertainment
Shawn Russell Johnson

Ephwurd is a bass house collaboration making big waves in the electronic music scene.

Never Say Die Takes Over Webster Hall

Shawn Russell Johnson | Posted 05.13.2016 | Entertainment
Shawn Russell Johnson

I had been hearing for weeks about the Never Say Die showcase that was slated to take over Girls and Boys at Webster Hall last Friday night. The lineup included a multitude of hard-hitting dubstep artists including Laxx, Must Die!, Skism, and Eptic. Most of my basshead friends were left collecting their jaws off the floor when they'd originally heard of the event.

Astoria Characters: The Gentle Giant

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.03.2016 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

At the front door of Gussy's, there's a big dude with a ponytail and tatts. And a super-size-me grin. Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Ozzie's the show ...

NGHTMRE Takes Me Home, And Destroys The TLA

Shawn Russell Johnson | Posted 04.18.2016 | Entertainment
Shawn Russell Johnson

All photos by Shawn Russell Johnson Rushing to get out of work in NYC and driving down the Jersey Turnpike has become a regular occurrence to me. Mos...

Big Things Planned For Party Favor This Summer

Shawn Russell Johnson | Posted 04.07.2016 | Entertainment
Shawn Russell Johnson

Last summer, I attended my first electronic music festival ever -- Moonrise Festival at Pemlico Race Track in Baltimore, MD. I still remember leaving ...

Getter's 'Radical Dude' Brings In The Filth

Shawn Russell Johnson | Posted 03.14.2016 | Entertainment
Shawn Russell Johnson

In 2015, Tanner Petulla (more commonly known as Getter) debuted an EP under the Alias "Planet Neutral" that showed a reserved, mellow, more relaxed si...

Saving Your Valentine's Day Mix with Jarreau Vandal

Buster Ross | Posted 02.12.2016 | Los Angeles
Buster Ross

I have always been a valentine-giving, mixtape-making, hopeless romantic. This year I decided to call in the heavy artillery, asking groundbreaking producer Jarreau Vandal to help me out with a few recommendations for this weekend's mix.

Jarreau Vandal (Soulection) Saves Your Valentine's Mix

Buster Ross | Posted 02.12.2016 | Entertainment
Buster Ross

I have always been a valentine-giving, mixtape-making, hopeless romantic. This year I decided to call in the heavy artillery, asking groundbreaking pr...

BassLights, The Mothership, and My Electronic Odyssey

Shawn Russell Johnson | Posted 01.05.2016 | Entertainment
Shawn Russell Johnson

If you had told me last summer that I'd be spending a weekend in December attending one of the biggest electronic events of the year, I'd have laughed...

The Young Guns on Touring, Thailand and Beer with Ricky Gervais

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 06.29.2015 | Entertainment
Lauren Kruczyk

Meet the Young Guns, an English rock band whose sound has been described as "the Killers meets The Academy Is..." With a history that includes a no. ...

Get Ready for the Sound of Kaleo

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 05.01.2016 | Entertainment
Lauren Kruczyk

Haven't heard of Kaleo? Listen to "All the Pretty Girls" and you'll have 'em on repeat.

This Is Why Freekbass Is a Bass and Epic Life Magician

Taraleigh Weathers | Posted 06.27.2015 | Entertainment
Taraleigh Weathers

Freekbass is still a magician because when he has a bass in his hands, magic happens. I have been drawn to his magic for years and I'm so grateful to shine a light onto all of his awesome.

Jessica Kane

This Student Is The Future Face Of Funk Music

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Kane | Posted 09.15.2014 | College

How many female bass players could you name on the spot? There's a pretty good chance your answer would be zero, but there's one name you should be ge...

Finding The Right Notes: Ron Carter, Celebrating a Living Legend

Myrdith Leon Mccormack | Posted 06.04.2014 | Black Voices
Myrdith Leon Mccormack

I am no music expert, nor a historian of this topic, but there is one thing I do know from my ancestors: There is no life without music.

String Cover Of 'Happy' Is Too Perfect For International Day of Happiness

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 03.20.2014 | Entertainment

Today is International Day of Happiness. Coincidentally, there happens to be a very popular song by Pharrell Williams practically everywhere right now...

The Lakes Are Dead, the Alligators Are Not!

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 05.17.2014 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Is this Thailand? Cambodia? Vietnam? The landscape here certainly fools your eyes. The water, the mist, the tree roots barely surfacing the dead calm ...

Kevin Jenkins: From Sideman to Center Stage

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 11.09.2013 | Entertainment
Marcel Hidalgo

Kevin Jenkins has titled his debut solo album Step Inside, but he has literally stepped away from the background as a sideman and onto the foreground as lead singer/bassist of his own band.

"Gone Fishing"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 10.22.2013 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima If legendary composer George Gershwin had also been a fisherman, one of his greatest works might have been "Porgy and Bass." I could...

Astoria Characters: The Music Man

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 02.26.2013 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

George Phillips, a fire hydrant with Einstein's frizzled hair, is the owner of Astoria Music, but it's more fitting to call him a one-man band because ever since he took over the shop three decades ago, he's remained its one and only employee.

Casey Abrams Performs "Stuck in London" LIVE, Brings Organic Soul Pop to New Album

Shira Lazar | Posted 01.13.2013 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

Singer, songwriter and multi-talented musician Casey Abrams performs his original tune "Stuck in London" and answers fan questions about his mesmerizing beard, his relationship with Haley Reinhart, the evolution of his music for his latest self-titled album and upcoming tours.

Artlog's Top Weekly Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Artlog

Greetings from Miami! This week we're focusing on the excitement down south.

Put Public Safety First

Felton Newell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Felton Newell

As a criminal prosecutor in California, I and others who work in the criminal justice system share the frustration of victims of crime who feel like the state government has failed us again.

Tennessee Group Invites Pro-Coal Fisherman to TVA Disaster

Dave Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dave Cooper

The TVA disaster -- over 100 times larger than the 12-million gallon Exxon Valdez spill -- is considered by environmentalists to be the world's worst environmental disaster since Chernobyl.

Huckabee Hearts Music

Adele Stan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Adele Stan

Huckabee, embracing a position that seems designed to rile his fellow social conservatives, has long been a proponent of music and arts education in the public schools.