The inaugural Interlocken Music Festival will take place Sept. 5-8 at Oak Ridge Farm in Arrington, Va. Between the lineup and the credentials of the organizers, it could possibly be one of the main events of the summer for lovers of jam bands.
The Black Crowes
Who: The Black Crowes
What: 2013 'Lay Down With Number 13' Tour
When: March 24 - May 4
Why: The Black Crowes took a three-year break in 2010 after five solid years of back-to-back touring, and they've decided it's time to get back on the road together. The band are performing 26 concerts dates this spring and summer,
You can't accuse Chris Robinson of running in place. Just over a month after the release of 'Big Moon Ritual,' the debut album from the Chris Robinson Brotherhood, he and his own merry pranksters have announced their follow up is waiting in the wings. 'The Magic Door' will be released on Sept. 11 on the Silver Arrow label.
Jerry Garcia might be long gone, but his children are always looking for a new dwelling. Enter Chris Robinson, once (and future?) lead singer for the Black Crowes, one of the purest rock and roll bands to emerge in the last 20-odd years. Their take on 'Sticky Fingers'-era Stones and Gram Parsons' ghost was always a thing of beauty.