Friday, October 17, 2014|0 comments
Alarm Will Sound, Kronos Quartet, Carolina Chocolate Drops all perform in Missouri this weekend ... John Adams leads Yale Philharmonia in New Haven and NYC ... Sam Amidon, Bill Frisell are in Philadelphia, Brooklyn ... Devendra Banhart kicks off California tour with Andy Cabic ... Shawn Colvin tours Northeast ... Jeremy Denk makes NY Phil debut ... Emmylou Harris supports dog adoptions in Nashville ... Pat Metheny makes China debut ... Joshua Redman holds court in DC ... Chris Thile and Edgar Meyer are in Chicago ... Sara Watkins hosts Family Hour in LA ... and more ...Read more|Journal Topics:On Tour Weekend EventsWeekend EventsFriday, October 10, 2014|0 comments
The New Yorker Festival features talks with Randy Newman, Jeremy Denk, Laurie Anderson, Stephen Sondheim ... Anderson and Kronos Quartet perform Landfall in Ohio ... Sam Amidon kicks off Lily-O tour in Seattle ... Carolina Chocolate Drops, Sara Watkins play LA Bluegrass Situation ... Richard Goode performs at Duke ... Jonny Greenwood joins LCO in Manchester to play his film scores, Reich's Electric Counterpoint; Reich joins Colin Currie Group in London ... Gidon Kremer, Kremerata Baltica tour the Baltics with Martha Argerich ... Pat Metheny tours Japan ... Conor Oberst is in Mexico ... Robert Plant gives a TimesTalk ... Joshua Redman is in Seattle ... Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer bring their bass & mandolin to NYC and Boston ... Rokia Traoré talks at Barbican's Observer Ideas Festival ...Read more|Journal Topics:On Tour Weekend EventsWeekend EventsFriday, October 3, 2014|0 comments
Conor Oberst, Shawn Colvin, Emmylou Harris play free Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park ... Devendra Banhart art exhibit opens in LA ... Bombino concludes tour in Spain ... Jeremy Denk joins Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra for Beethoven ... Kronos Quartet premieres new piece at Stanford ... Brad Mehldau, Mark Guiliana take Mehliana to Kennedy Center ... Pat Metheny Unity Group kicks of Asia tour in Seoul ... Robert Plant plays Denver ... Joshua Redman Trio has trio of shows at SFJAZZ Center ... Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer tour South ...Read more|Journal Topics:On Tour Weekend EventsWeekend EventsFriday, September 26, 2014|0 comments
Nonesuch Records’ 50th anniversary festivities at BAM in Brooklyn conclude with performances from Laurie Anderson, Kronos Quartet, Robert Plant, Olivia Chaney, Caetano Veloso ... Björk's Biophilia Live film opens in NYC ... The Black Keys play two nights in Chicago ... Bombino tours Benelux ... Carolina Chocolate Drops are in Wisconsin ... Shawn Colvin, Steve Earle are in upstate NY ... Iron and Wine is in Ithaca ... Conor Oberst performs at two Knitting Factories out West ... Rokia Traoré is in LA ... Chris Thile & Edgar Meyer tour Texas ... and more ...Read more|Journal Topics:On Tour Weekend EventsWeekend EventsFriday, September 19, 2014|0 comments
Nonesuch Records at BAM continues with multi-artist concerts from Devendra Banhart, Stephin Merritt, and Iron and Wine and Kronos Quartet with Natalie Merchant, Rhiannon Giddens, Sam Amidon, and Olivia Chaney ... Carolina Chocolate Drops, Sam Amidon, Emmylou Harris play FreshGrass Bluegrass Festival at MASS MoCA ... The Black Keys tour East Coast ... Jonny Greenwood, Wordless Music Orchestra play There Will Be Blood in NYC ... Gidon Kremer celebrates Schostakovich in Germany ... Youssou N’Dour tours US ... Randy Newman is in Belgium ... Conor Oberst tours Texas ... Joshua Redman plays outside NYC ... Chris Thile and Edgar Meyer are in California, as is Caetano Veloso ... and more ...