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Intermezzo: Outside Lands Schedule

The schedule for next weekend’s Outside Lands festival has finally come out and the event’s main stage, Lands End, will feature a dream sequence of The Original Meters followed by MGMT followed by two sets ...

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Intermezzo: Phamily Poker Classic 2

Phish rolls into Lake Tahoe for a pair of shows on August 9 and 10 adjacent to the Harvey’s Resort and Casino. Before the second show, on August 10, the Phamily Poker Classic 2 will ...

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Intermezzo: Return of Creem to Print

Back in the ’70s Creem Magazine was at the forefront of the rock music criticism renaissance with esteemed writers Lester Bangs, Dave Marsh, Greil Marcus and Cameron Crowe among its contributors. The print edition of ...

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Wednesday Intermezzo: Raconteurs Return

My favorite album of 2008 by a long shot was Consolers of the Lonely by The Raconteurs, so I was thrilled to see that Jack White, Brendan Benson, Jack Lawrence and Patrick Keeler have signed ...

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Intermezzo: New Disco Biscuits Track

Jamtronica pioneers the Disco Biscuits have offered a new studio track via the group’s BandPage by RootMusic. All you have to do is “like” the page in order to stream or download the studio version ...

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Wednesday Intermezzo: David Byrne DVD

Back in 2008 and 2009, David Byrne hit the road for a fantastic tour that featured a mix of Talking Heads classics and material from Everything That Happens Will Happen Today, a wonderful album he ...

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Wednesday Intermezzo: Return To Forever IV Teams Up With Zappa Plays Zappa For Tour

In one of our favorite pairings of the summer, the latest Return To Forever lineup – billed as Return To Forever IV – featuring keyboardist Chick Corea, drummer Lenny White, bassist Stanley Clarke, guitarist Frank ...

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Wednesday Intermezzo: Return of Van Halen

Last August Warner Bros. Records released a press statement saying that Van Halen would record a new album and tour in 2011. Yet since that announcement we haven’t heard much about the group’s plans. That ...

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Intermezzo: Irving Plaza Name Change

After Live Nation’s disastrous attempt to change the name of Irving Plaza to the Fillmore New York at Irving Plaza, you’d think we were safe from another name change for a while. Well think again as the ...

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Intermezzo: Gorillaz’s iPad App

While the future of Gorillaz may be unclear, the band is still putting out product. On Monday the animated act put an iPad app up for sale through iTunes called the Korg iELECTRIBE Gorillaz Edition, ...

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Intermezzo: Neil Young Tribute DVD/Blu-Ray

Way back in January 2010 Neil Young was honored as the Person Of The Year by MusicCares, an organization that gives musicians in need financial and medical assistance. A veritable who’s who of artists paid ...

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Intermezzo: Neil Young Archival Release

The latest installment of the Neil Young Archives Performance Series, entitled A Treasure, is set for a June 14 release. This 12-track album collects some of the best moments from Young’s ’84 – ’85 U.S. ...

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Wednesday Intermezzo: The Dead on Owsley

Grateful Dead members Phil Lesh, Mickey Hart and Bob Weir as well as former GD managers Rock Scully and Sam Cutler as well as roadie Steve Parish share remembrances of the late Owsley “Bear” Stanley ...

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Wednesday Intermezzo: New Pearl Jam LP

In a recent interview with Billboard, Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament broke the news that the band will soon enter the studio to record a new album. Ament explained that a disc of 25 demos ...

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Intermezzo: My Favorite Harry Hood

Longtime readers of Hidden Track might recall that my favorite Phish song is Harry Hood and my favorite version of that tune was performed on October 20, 1994 at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg, ...

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