Grateful Dead

Dead & Company to keep on truckin' with a 24-date 2018 concert tour

Dead & Company is ready to keep on truckin’ with a 2018 U.S. tour that will include 24 shows between May and July. These will follow the band’s three …

Citi Field

The NBA's International Takeover: How Sarunas Marciulionis Opened Pandora's Box

<i>Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part oral history examining the NBA's international takeover. Check back Thursday for the stories of Dirk,</i> …

Sports

John Mayer Signs With WME

John Mayer has officially signed with WME in all areas, The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard have learned.

John Mayer

Mad River’s Rhythm Man

Mad River Glen's Single Chair has taken skiers some 2,000 feet up the face of the mountain since 1948 (refurbished in 2007). At a speed of 550 feet …

Skiing

NJ Politics Digest: State Reacts to New Governor, Booker Boils Over at Senate Hearing

The Christie era came to an end in Trenton on Tuesday, with Democrat Phil Murphy taking his place at the state’s 56th governor. The politician, known …

New Jersey Politics

Town Crier: New Oakland eatery makes a mean lamb burger

The Bay Area burger wars have a hot new contender. It’s chef Andre Hall’s juicy lamb merguez burger with Tracey’s spice rub, Carmen’s kraut and …

Restaurants

Ask not what the new governor can do for you | Mulshine

For a moment there I started thinking that pot was already legal.<p>That thought came to me as I was setting up in the press room prior to Phil Murphy's …

New Jersey

11 Los Angeles Streetwear Labels to Watch in 2018

Is this the new home of streetwear?<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>0<p>Is this the new home of streetwear?<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Is Los Angeles streetwear having a …

Fashion

50 Years Ago: Blue Cheer Release Influential ‘Vincebus Eruptum’

“Here they come: the Blue Cheer! Run for your life!” That's how comedian Steve Allen introduced the power trio – bassist/vocalist Dickey Peterson, …

Chicago Blues

Democrat Phil Murphy takes over as N.J. governor

TRENTON – Philip D. Murphy, a Democrat and former Wall Street banker who has never held elected office, was sworn in as New Jersey’s 56th governor …

Kim Guadagno

CBF Morning Run: Remembering paperboys and killer blizzards, tracking Longaberger lawsuits, sailing away on a double IPA, and remembering Prohibition by hoisting a farmhouse ale

Happy Tuesday morning, Columbus. If you are reading this, you must have survived the rain/ice/snow storm that blew through Ohio over the long …

Beer

Artist Kate Daw in conversation

Kate Daw, Head of Painting at VCA Art, has exhibited nationally and internationally since 1992, and has work in two current Melbourne exhibitions. …

Australian Universities

KushKards: Taking the Entrepreneurial Leap!

<b>KushKards CEO Lauren Miele on her Entrepreneurial Inspiration Behind her Cannabis Greeting Card Company</b><p><b>Lauren Miele, CEO/Founder of KushKards</b>— What started as a fun DIY gift for a friend quickly evolved into KushKards, colorful and clever greeting cards for your favorite cannabis enthusiast. During …

Entrepreneurship

Zac Brown Band playing two shows at reopened Alpine Valley Music Theatre in August

Photos: Alpine Valley Music Theatre<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Like this topic? You may also like these photo …

Bon Jovi

Must Stash Hat play in the jam-band tradition | Jan. 18 and 25 in Kitchener

Rich Itzkovitch, bassist/vocalist of Toronto-based jam band Must Stash Hat, says fellow Toronto band Caution Jam have been a big influence on them. …

Frank Zappa

nugs.net Adds Videos To Streaming Service Starting With Umphrey's Brooklyn 2011 Run

Yesterday, JamBase reported about the addition of Phish live shows and studio albums to nugs.net’s subscription service. Those audio offerings aren’t …

Buddy Holly

‘Roseanne’ Revival Spoilers: Will Roseanne & Dan’s Youngest Son, Jerry, Be On The Show?

The <i>Roseanne</i> revival is just weeks away from airing, and fans still have a lot of questions about what to expect when the new batch of episodes hits …

TV

Sheila E. reflects on losing Prince, jamming with Ringo and how Trump inspired 'Iconic'

Sheila E reflects on losing Prince, cracking the code of Ringo Starr's drumming and how the Trump election inspired her "Iconic: Message 4 America."

Arizona

Q&A: Georgia blues icon Tinsley Ellis talks Allman Brothers, new album, Alligator Records - Atlanta Business Chronicle

By Phil W. Hudson <br>– Staff Writer, Atlanta Business Chronicle<p>Jan 10, 2018, 4:56pm EST<p>On Jan. 9, Atlanta Business Chronicle's Phil W. Hudson spoke with …

Music

Inside the 14 long years it took for the director of Amazon's Grateful Dead documentary to finally get his dream project made

• <b>It took 14 years for Amir Bar-Lev to make the Grateful Dead documentary, "Long Strange Trip," 10 of which was spent just trying to convince the band to let him make it.</b>• <b><br>What was intended to be a 90-minute doc that would be released for the band's 50th anniversary in 2015 led to a 4-hour, 6-part doc</b> …

Entertainment

Another One Bites the Dust: Iconic New York Venue Announces Closure

New York City says goodbye to another music venue this year.<p>American Beauty, a bar and music venue also known as Slake, was located just a couple of …

Electronic Music

Voodoo Dead Announces New Orleans Jazz Fest Concerts

An all-star lineup of musicians will come together to honor the music of New Orleans and the Grateful Dead for a pair of Voodoo Dead concerts.

Jazz

Autonomous Learning Investment Strategies: What A Long Strange Trip It's Been

<i>By Michael Oliver Weinberg, CFA</i><p>"ALIS" stands for "autonomous learning investment strategies." The MOV37 team created the acronym to describe the …

Business

Orgies, devil men and knife-wielding maniacs: A quick history of cannabis hysteria in California

As of last week, recreational marijuana is legal in California. And at about the same time legalization took effect, Attorney General Jeff Sessions appeared to be flirting with a federal crackdown on those states that have legalized the drug.<p>California, of course, is not the first state to legalize …

Cannabis Industry

Dead Notes #15 :: The Mickey Hart Interview

In late 1967 at a Count Basie concert at the famed Fillmore Auditorium, two brothers in the groove were introduced by a stranger who quickly …

Music

Doug Tompkins, Life and Legacy

General Carrera Lake sits inexplicably astride the Andes Mountains. From space, it looks a bit like a salamander with its rear feet splayed north and …

Kayaking

Audible Illusions Modulus L3A Preamplifier

<i>$42,790 worth of preamp sound for $4695?</i><p><b>Part Un – Genesis:</b><p>"Horn-type speakers almost ruined my hearing," said Audible Illusions' head honcho, Arthur …

Jazz

A New Gig for the ‘Ask a Mexican’ Columnist

<i>Good morning.</i><p><i>(Want to get California Today by email?</i> <i>Here’s the sign-up</i><i>.)</i><p>For more than a decade, Gustavo Arellano used his perch at OC Weekly to write about the stereotypes and the realities of Mexican-Americans in Southern California — his “Ask a Mexican” columns were collected into a book and …

Inland Empire

Mike Gordon: Mind Mischief

Rene HuemerMike Gordon's soundcheck is running late. Three weeks into their tour, his band is about to play their fourth show in four nights in four …

LCD Soundsystem

Turning 50: Albums that changed music history

Rock, pop, jazz, soul and RnB were changed forever by the albums that came out in 1968

Jerry Lee Lewis