Your guide to all the music news and articles on JamBase.

Birthdays & Obituaries

  • Birthdays

    "They say it's your birthday!" Celebrate the day of birth of some of our favorites in the world of music.

  • Obituaries

    We remember fallen musicians, artists and other influential members of the music world.

  • Remembering David Crosby

    Legendary folk-rock musician David Crosby, of The Byrds and CSN, died at age 81.

  • Remembering John Prine

    Legendary singer-songwriter John Prine died at the age of 73 after being diagnosed with COVID-19.

  • Remembering Prince

    Following the untimely death of the iconic musician Prince at age 57, many tributes and condolences have been shared from around the world.

  • Remembering Tom Petty

    In response to the untimely death of Tom Petty at age 66, musicians from around the world have shared tributes to the legendary rocker.

  • Remembrances

    JamBase honors the legacies of influential artists and others who impacted the world of music.

Features & Columns

  • 20 For 20

    Celebrate JamBase's 20th Anniversary and revisit memorable musical moments through 20 lists focusing on 20 notable topics and events of the JamBase era.

  • 25 Years Of Phish Fall Tour

    A daily retrospective highlighting a noteworthy moment from Phish fall tour concerts over the past 25 years.

  • Buying Guides

    Team JamBase helps you find the perfect gift for the music lover in your life.

  • Cluster Flies

    JamBase presents a reimagining of Phish's album Farmhouse

  • Collectors Corner

    Bringing you some of the coolest music memorabilia from modern rock posters to vintage handbills, old LPs to the latest collector’s editions, and so much more.

  • Concert Poster Primer

    A series illustrating the evolution of concert posters over the past 70 years.

  • Concert Previews
  • Days Between

    Grateful Dead guitarist Jerry Garcia was born on August 1, 1942 and died on August 9, 1995 at the age of 53. For years, the “Days Between” Garcia’s birthday and the anniversary of his untimely death have been an annual period of reflection and admiration for the legendary musician’s career.

  • Festival Features
  • Follow Friday

    The JamBase Editorial Team profiles must-follow Twitter feeds.

  • Full Show Friday

    End the week with complete audio or video of a standout live concert.

  • Gimme Shelter In Place

    Gimme Shelter In Place is JamBase’s archival video series launched for fans who can’t go see live music.

  • JamBase Lists

    We countdown opinions of our staff and guest contributors sharing their thoughts on a range of subjects.

  • Make Like A Shovel

    JamBase contributor Donovan Farley profiles an underrated artist you should make like a shovel and dig.

  • Music Chronicles

    Memorable stories, interesting anecdotes, insightful explorations and other notable moments in the history of music.

  • Remembering Europe '72

    Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Grateful Dead's historic Europe 1972 Tour with a retrospective look back at each of the performances.

  • Remembering Phish Fall Tour 1997

    JamBase & The Mockingbird Foundation celebrate the 20th anniversary of Phish's Fall Tour 1997 with retrospective essays written by team members, JamBase contributors and others about each of the historic shows.

  • Saturday Stream

    Start your weekend right by listening to a topical playlist curated by Team JamBase.

  • Songs of Their Own

    Produced in partnership with Telefunken, Songs Of Their Own celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Grateful Dead with unique covers of 50 original Dead songs.

  • Sponsored

    Support JamBase by checking out exclusive offers from our partners.

  • Sunday Cinema

    Enter the JamBase Theater to watch a documentary, concert film or other videos hand-selected for your enjoyment.

  • Terrapin Station 40th Anniversary

    JamBase presents the Inspiration: Celebrating 40 Years Of Terrapin Station video series featuring covers of each of the songs originally issued in 1977.

  • The Art Of The Sit-In

    JamBase contributor Chad Berndtson gets the stars of our scene to share their favorite sit-in story and tell us about the latest happenings in their world.

  • Throwback Thursday

    It's the day of the week to relive memorable musical moments in rock 'n' roll.

  • Twenty Years Later

    Take a two-decade trip back in time with flashbacks to memorable musical moments that happens 20 years ago. This section also includes the Twenty Years Later video series featuring some of JamBase’s favorite musicians recording covers of songs originally released in 1996.

  • Under The Radar

    While many bands make blips and get noticed, others slip below detection and the most promising up-and-comers are profiled in this regular report.

  • Weekend Preview

    Looking for a concert? Here are the shows going down in your town this weekend.

Find Music

  • “Release Day” Recommendations

    Each week Release Day Picks profiles new LPs and EPs Team JamBase will be checking out on release day Friday. Dig in for more insight into the records we have all queued up to spin.

  • Cover Songs

    Cover Alert! A look at new or notable cover songs.

  • Live Music

    Put your headphones on or crank up your speakers with some choice live tunes.

  • New Releases

    Be the first to know about the latest music from your favorite bands.

  • RecommNeds: Aaron Stein’s Latest Finds

    JamBase contributor Aaron “Neddy” Stein profiles recent releases that may have flown under your radar.

  • Studio Music

    Stream newly-released studio tracks.

  • TV Performance Alerts

    DVR Alert! Find out when your favorite musician will appear on TV.

  • Videos

    Screen new releases, live clips, pro-shot footage and more.

Interviews & Podcasts

News & Announcements

Reviews & Recaps