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The debut of the Suwannee Rising Music Festival featured a bevy of collaborations and standout sets at the Spirit Of The Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida.
Summer Camp has tapped Umphrey’s McGee, moe., Lotus, Pigeons Playing Ping Pong and others for its late-night lineup.
Lettuce has announced a New England in mid-July ahead of the funk act’s performance at The Peach.
Powerhouse funk band Lettuce detailed their 2019 Rage Rocks concert at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colorado; which will feature a Jerry Garcia Band cover set.
Watch pro-shot video of Lettuce opening a fall 2017 show in Denver with a standout rendition of “By Any Shhmeeans Necessary.”
Lettuce and Ghost-Note teamed with Oculus and nugs.net to provide a live Virtual Reality webcast from Brooklyn, New York.
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About Adam Deitch
Adam Deitch may have been predestined to be a drummer. The son of two professional funk drummers, Adam first picked up his sticks at the age of two. By eight, he was sitting in with his parents funk band, playing everything from jazz to funk and R&B.
Adam’s interest in hip hop was sparked by his production work with his home town rap crew, The Secret Service. In 1992/3, he was frequently the house drummer for The Nuyorican Poets Cafe in New York City, which backed up then emerging artists, Erika Badu, Mos Def, Company Flow, Mr. Lif and radio personality Bobito “The Barber”.
Adam further honed his drumming and production skills while attending Berklee college of Music in 1994. There he met many like-minded, driven individuals, with whom he still collaborates to this day. The bands Fatbag, Lettuce, The Wallyís house band, The Formula and numerous other projects evolved from this network in Boston.
In his third year in Boston, he joined the world renowned Average White Band, whom he then joined and performed with for the following two years. While touring with AWB, Adam performed alongside many of his heroes including Earth Wind and Fire, Tower of Power and Chaka Khan.
After a brief stint with Lettuce at the Wetlands in NYC, he had an opportunity to play with Miles Davis Alumnus, jazz guitarist John Scofield, and joined Johnís band shortly thereafter. He has recorded on John’s last two records, both Verve releases, Grammy nominated Uberjam and new release Up all Night, which he also shares composers credit on many of the tracks.
Adam currently resides in New York City focusing on his hip hop production skills by producing tracks for such artists as; Soulive, Michelle N’degeocello, Jurassic 5, J-Live, D.J. Green Lantern, Wordsworth, Benzino, Anthony Hamilton, Black Rob and Cam’ron.
Guster announced a cross-country summer tour that includes dates on both coasts and in the Midwest.
Watch a short film Led Zeppelin posted to their YouTube channel detailing the start of the ‘History Of Led Zeppelin.’
Twiddle will welcome sacred steel specialist Robert Randolph for a special set as part of Saturday’s three-set show at Brooklyn Steel in New York City, which will be webcast live and for free.
Spafford has replaced drummer Cameron LaForest with former drummer Nick Tkachyk.
- Phil Lesh's Friends In Las Vegas Include Blind Boys Of Alabama, Luther Dickinson, Jackie Greene & Others
Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh will be joined by Blind Boys Of Alabama, Luther Dickinson, Jackie Greene, John Medeski and others for a Phil Lesh & Friends’ concert in Las Vegas on May 4.