iOS app Android app


Fourth Event May Prove to be Charm for The Steel Wheels' Red Wing Roots Music Festival on July 8-10

Lisa Snedeker | Posted 07.08.2016 | Entertainment
Lisa Snedeker

The Steel Wheels is hosting its fourth Red Wing Roots Music Festival on July 8-10 at Natural Chimneys Regional Park near Staunton, Virginia. And a qui...

You're Never Too Old to Live Your Dream

Claire Fordham | Posted 08.20.2016 | Fifty
Claire Fordham

Goldsmith concedes it's vital to get your wife on board if you want to start a band in your late 60s. His wife, Kathy, five children and three grandchildren love the new Lenny Goldsmith.

PHOTOS: Dawes, Cairo Gang Play Millennium Park

Posted 07.09.2013 | Chicago

Los Angeles folk rockers Dawes stopped in Chicago Monday night, playing a show on the Millennium Park's Pritzker Pavilion stage. The band, comprise...

Woody Guthrie's Los Angeles

Peter Dreier | Posted 06.10.2012 | Los Angeles
Peter Dreier

Surely if Guthrie -- best known for "This Land Is Your Land," often considered America's alternative national anthem -- were alive today, he'd be writing songs about families fighting bank foreclosures, university students protesting tuition increases, workers organizing and people mobilizing for immigrants rights.

2011: What Were The 11 Best Albums This Year?

Jeff Pollack | Posted 01.30.2012 | Arts
Jeff Pollack

Everyone is about to release their picks for 2011 and looking back I'd like to say it was a good year for new music, but it really wasn't. There were,...

WATCH: Jackson Browne Debuts Protest Song At Occupy Wall Street

Posted 12.03.2011 | Fifty

On December 1, Jackson Browne - backed by folk-rockers Dawes - performed a short acoustic set at the Occupy Wall Street protest in Manhattan's Zuccott...

WATCH: Jackson Browne Plays In Zuccotti Park

Posted 12.02.2011 | New York

Third Eye Blind, Dawes and Jackson Browne stopped by Zuccotti Park Thursday and played songs in support of Occupy Wall Street. It was the first time t...

Do It Live: Zach Galifianakis, FYF & The Pillows

| Katie Bain | Posted 10.30.2011 | Los Angeles

We’ve got some big deal shows on the calendar this week, with Janet Jackson performing some of her biggest hits, (Rhythm Nation, Escapade, That’s ...

"Nothing Is Wrong" with Dawes

Ben Lear | Posted 08.07.2011 | Arts
Ben Lear

A few years ago I had the special opportunity to share some of my own songs with Marilyn and Alan Bergman, one of the greatest songwriting teams of all time. I'll never forget what they said to me after I played for them.

ACL Festival 2010 Recap: Muse, The National, Local Natives Shine and Huge Crowds Descend on Zilker Park

Stephanie Keller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Stephanie Keller

The Austin City Limits Festival 2010 came to a close last Sunday after a memorable weekend of activity and, in retrospect, a few things are certain: t...

Dog Ears Music: Volume 142

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week we feature music by Jeff Bridges, Des Roar, Beast, Fletcher Henderson, Robert Randolph and the Family Band, and more.

Phosphorescent Pleases Pier 54, But It's Dawes Who Steal The Show

Chase Hoffberger | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Chase Hoffberger

Matthew Houck's always been a wailer; with his Williamsburg-based band Phosphorescent now a six piece thanks to the addition of Austin pedal steel afi...

From the (North) Hills to the (Laurel) Canyon: Can LA's Dawes Save Americana Rock n'Roll?

Marissa Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Marissa Moss

Dawes is a young, heartbreakingly earnest group of California kids weaned by LA, fed by classic rock and matured by modern folk.