Following heavy rain, the Philadelphia public radio station juggles lineup at its annual XPoNential Music Festival, slotting Preservation Hall Jazz Band ahead of Gary Clark Jr. and Alabama Shakes.
When it comes to giving the gift of music — either for the music-lover in your life or helping Santa choose a gift for you (since you have been so very good this year) — there’s no shortage of choices. Jazz. So how — and what — do you choose?
Last weekend’s Newport Folk Festival presented the future and long-ago past of American roots music.
This July’s Newport Folk Festival is already totally sold out except for Friday evening’s show by Wilco, Blitzen Trapper, and Megafaun.
Newport Folk Festival: Folk’s old guard bonds with the young neotrads