Colorado jam stalwarts String Cheese Incident closed out a two-night stand at Red Rocks last night, where they welcomed special guest Anders Osborne for an “After Midnight” > “Outside and Inside” first encore. Watch pro-shot footage of the segment:
Up at The Gorge, Phish ended their first set with their own take on “After Midnight.” Here’s a clip from YouTube:
Finally, John Mayer took a moment out of his show at Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Irvine, CA to acknowledge Cale’s passing before covering “Call Me The Breeze.” Take a look at fan-shot footage of the cover:
UPDATE -7/28 1 p.m. PT: Warren Haynes and Gov’t Mule also paid tribute to J.J. Cale with an “After Midnight” encore at Gathering of the Vibes. Mule was joined by George Porter Jr., Bill Evans and John Scofield for the fantastic cover. Thanks to Z-Man for this audience recording:
Dave Matthews Band welcomed their first guest of the summer as Widespread Panic guitarist Jimmy Herring joined the band for a pair of songs last night in Atlanta.
Watch Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks sit-in with Eric Clapton on “Crossroads” last night at the Greenwich Town Party.
Watch Greensky Bluegrass team up with bluegrass legend Del McCoury during their appearance last night at DelFest.
Read a note from Les Claypool of Primus warning fans the trio’s current tour will be their last for awhile.
Cloud 9 Adventures has announced details and the lineup for the 12th annual Holidaze destination concert event.
Webcasts of all 24 Dead & Company concerts that will be held between May 30 – July 14 are available including a free webcast of the tour opener.