Summer Weekend Concert Series: Dr. John at the Newport Jazz Festival, 2016

A video of Dr. John performing at the Newport Jazz Festival in 2006. The video is very good throughout but there is a bit of an audio issue in the beginning of the set. Stay with it. Thanks to the  Newport Jazz Festival and Funk and Reggae for sharing. The Fine Print: Special thanks to […]

Lost Friends: Brad Olsen-Ecker

        The Nightshift, our daily international newsite with links to the major English language newspapers throughout the world, follow the Olsen-Ecker post. Please scroll down to access it.  Editor’s Note: Three years ago, we lost a great friend and massive creative spirit. Brad Olsen-Ecker left far too soon. But he’s still here […]

The Weekend Concert Series: Stan Getz-The Last Recording.

The Hunt for New Music:  Stan Getz is a jazz saxophonist who was born on February 2nd, 1927 and who died on June 6th, 1991. Getz is being treated in the first person—as if he were still here—because he is. It is midnight and I am listening to one of the classics of modern jazz, […]

The Weekend Concert Series: The Foo Fighters in Rio De Janeiro Brazil, 2015

The Hunt for New Music: The complete concert from the Foo Fighters 2015 show in Rio. Play it big and turn it up. In Honor of Letterman and the fact that the Foo Fighters were the last band to play on the Letterman’s late night TV Show.     The Fine Print: Embed courtesy of […]

The Weekend Concert Series: B.B. King & Eric Clapton, Crossroads Music Festival, 2010

Eric Clapton has a long-standing music and personal relationship with B.B. King. In 2010, B.B. came to play at Clapton’s charity concert, the Crossroads Music Festival. This cut is B.B.and Clapton doing the “Thrill is Gone“. The Fine Print. Embed courtesy of YouTube. Originally posted to YouTube by Jovan Stojanovic. All rights reserved by respective […]

The Weekend Concert Series: B.B. King & Eric Clapton, Crossroads Music Festival, 2010

Eric Clapton has a long-standing music and personal relationship with B.B. King. In 2010, B.B. came to play at Clapton’s charity concert, the Crossroads Music Festival. This cut is B.B.and Clapton doing the “Thrill is Gone“. The Fine Print. Embed courtesy of YouTube. Originally posted to YouTube by Jovan Stojanovic. All rights reserved by respective […]