Archive for February 25th, 2012

Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy and More Celebrate Hubert Sumlin in New York

February 25th, 2012
Close to midnight last night at New York's Apollo Theater Eric Clapton had just finished a thunderous take on classic blues number "Forty Four" when Keith Richards ambled onstage with no introduction Wearing a dark blazer long green scarf fedora and a huge grin he embraced Clapton and stood center...

Supertramp’s Roger Hodgson Starts First U.S. Band Tour in 30 Years

February 25th, 2012
By 1979 Supertramp was one of the biggest rock bands in the world with Breakfast In America spending 15 weeks at Number One on the US album charts Four years later Roger Hodgson left the band he helped make famous Now after 29 years a smiling Hodgson is kicking off...

The Promise Ring Reunite at Milwaukee’s Turner Hall

February 25th, 2012
In the realm of Nineties indie-rock revivals the reunion of Milwaukee emo institution the Promise Ring is neither as contentious as Pavement's nor as unlikely as Neutral Milk Hotel figurehead Jeff Mangum’s sudden return to touring After all half of the Promise Ring (guitarist and lead singer Davey von Bohlen...