It’s hard to believe that UB40 have been around since the early 1980s. While most famous for their cover songs, UB40 have written a good portion of original material that’s excellent. But songs like “Red Red Wine” and a version of the Doors’ “Light My Fire” will attract the majority of listeners to their unique sound. Following in the footsteps of greats like Bob Marley and Burning Spear, this band from Birmingham, England (led by the two sons of folkie Ian Campbell, have helped keep the flame of roots reggae alive with their easy sound. UB40 have been gnawing away at musical barriers for the last 20 years.
Kamasi Washington will embark on a month-long tour of the U.S. during the winter of 2020.
Phish’s Fall Tour 2019 continued Wednesday at Pittsburgh’s Petersen Events Center with a setlist featuring debuts, bust outs and Fish playing the vacuum.
To remember the legendary Frank Zappa, check out video of a full show from the Capitol Theatre in Passaic, New Jersey on October 13, 1978.
Joe Russo’s Almost Dead are the first act confirmed for the 2020 High Sierra Music Festival.
Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe added a handful of shows to their 2020 winter tour.