Yellowbird’s Sam Cohen, Ween’s Dave Dreiwitz, Marco Benevento, Scott Metzger, and Furthur’s Jeff Chimenti and Joe Russo along with Wilco’s Nels Cline, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah’s Alec Ounsworth, Cass McCombs, Nicole Atkins, and members of Dr Dog, Vetiver, Fruit Bats, Blitzen Trapper, The Low Anthem, Superhuman Happiness, The Long Winters, Apollo Sunshine, The Antibalas, Delta Spirit, Warren Haynes Band, Guster, and others are performing all 41 songs from The Band’s legendary Thanksgiving 1976 farewell concert at The Capitol Theater in Port Chester, NY.
Music to Remember 9/11 1 – “Imagine” – John Lennon and The Plastic Ono Band (with The Flux Fiddlers) “Imagine” does not preach. Unlike Lennon’s ”Give Peace a Chance,” The Beatles’ […]
PsychExFutureHeart’s culmination to our Martian Christmases at the Zoo Countdown last week was a musical look back at the last year, of the first decade, in the twenty-first century… no easy task! Not only is music fragmenting, recombining and evolving at an unprecedented pace, so is how we access it and how it plays into our lives…even how we conceptualize what “music” is (as a product, as a service, as a personal experience, its social function, etc). With all this in mind, how can we make sense of this year in music?
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These musical artists are among the thousands besides The Flaming Lips whose work informs Psych Explorations of the Future Heart: Radiohead, The Beatles, Beck, The Pixies, Wilco, Pavement, The Pink Floyd, The White Stripes, Sonic Youth, Modest Mouse, Mercury Rev, Led Zeppelin, Neutral Milk Hotel, David Bowie, The Rolling Stones, Weezer, Bob Dylan, Ween, Super Furry Animals, Neil Young (and Crazy Horse), Animal Collective…