Concerts and Festivals

2011 Boxcar Pinion Memorial Bluegrass Festival Recap


2011 Boxcar Pinion Memorial Bluegrass Festival Recap If you’ve ever been to a music festival, you’ve undoubtedly seen a “Forever Bluegrass” bumper sticker slapped on someone’s car. Ever wonder where those stickers came from? Well, look no further than the Boxcar Pinion Memorial Bluegrass Festival, held every year on Raccoon Mountain in Chattanooga, Tennessee. A tribute to their father, Boxcar ...

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Dinosaur Jr.: New Album Coming Sept. 18 ‘I Bet on Sky’ – Announce Tour Dates

dino group

Indie rockers Dinosaur Jr. have announced their third album together since the original trio got back together in 2005, I Bet on Sky, will be coming out on September 18. This is the band’s 10th studio album since their debut on Homestead Records in 1985. J Mascis, Lou Barlow, and Murph have taken everything they’ve learned from the various projects ...

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Ben Bridwell of Band of Horses presents: Birdsmell and Friends


To raise money for the family of Sub Pop employee Andy Kotowicz, who was killed in a car accident, Ben Bridwell of Band of Horses is going to be performing a benefit concert in Charleston, SC. A post on the Sub Pop website shortly after the incident recounts what happened, and is paraphrased below: Last Thursday evening, October 21st, driving ...

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NXNE Showcase at SXSW


Toronto music festival NXNE (North by Northeast) has announced an upcoming showcase at Austin music festival, SXSW (South by Southwest). The showcase will be on Friday, March 18, 2011 at Club Deville and will start at 8 pm. Check out the showtimes and lineup below. 1, 2, 3 (8pm) NYC Frenchkiss Records’ latest signing have been creating a super high-energy ...

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Cherokee Farms Bluegrass Festival: Recap

Smitty's Home Brew

Yesterday, four of our Gravy and Biscuits staff members went to Cherokee Farms in Lafayette, GA for T-Dawg’s Back Porch Hootenanny and Bluegrass Festival. It was a primo festival experience: mosquitoes as big as dogs, a special apple pie-flavored home brew that had to be drank straight from the jug, some great music, and a nice cool breeze on a ...

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Hunx & His Punx: West Coast Tour Dates 2012

Hunx & His Punx

Hunx & His Punx: West Coast Tour Dates 2012 Indie rock-n-rollers Hunx & His Punx have announced that they will be going on tour this September with Shannon & The Clams. Their latest album, Hairdresser Blues, is out now on Hardly Art. Check out Hunx in a city near you. Tour Dates: 9/13 – Pomona, CA @ The Glasshouse 9/14 ...

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Dent May joins Olivia Tremor Control and Crooked Fingers at Team Clermont’s 15th Anniversary Summer Showcase and Prom

Team Clermont

Hot off the release of his new album Do Things, ukulele enthusiast Dent May has been added to the roster of artists playing at the Team Clermont 15th Anniversary Summer Showcase and Prom.  Yes, I said Prom.  Corsages and high school dress-up and all.  He joins other notable artists like the newly reformed Olivia Tremor Control, Crooked Fingers, and Pattern Is Movement ...

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