Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Pearl Jam Covers Brandi Carlile's Again Today

Legacy Recordings has announced that they will be releasing an album of various artists covering the songs of Brandi Carlile's album, The Story.  This celebration of the ten-year anniversary of The Story will benefit War Child UK.

Pearl Jam has recorded a cover of Again Today for the album, called Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years of "The Story" - An Album to Benefit War Child.  You can pre-order the album as a CD, LP or digital format now.

Here is the tracklisting:

1. Late Morning Lullaby - Shovels and Rope
2. The Story - Dolly Parton
3. Turpentine - Kris Kristofferson
4. My Song - Old Crow Medicine Show
5. Wasted - Jim James
6. Have You Ever - The Avett Brothers
7. Josephine - Anderson East
8. Losing Heart - The Secret Sisters
9. Cannonball - Indigo Girls
10. Until I Die - TORRES
11. Downpour - Margo Price
12. Shadow On The Wall - Ruby Amanfu
13. Again Today - Pearl Jam
14. Hiding My Heart - Adele

Eddie Vedder to Play Firenze Rocks Festival

After several days of rumors of a European tour by Pearl Jam, the Ten Club has announced the Eddie Vedder will by playing the Firenze Rocks Festival in Florence, Italy at the Visarno Arena this summer, June 23-25.  He'll be headlining on Saturday, June 24th.  No Ten Club presale for this show, so snag tickets when they go on sale this Friday.

Monday, February 13, 2017

Hockeytalkter at Upstream Music Festival

HockeyTalkter Records has announced that they will be one of more than 30 guest curators for stages at this year's Upstream Music Festival in Pioneer Square, in Seattle.  The festival will be May 11-13, and you can pick up tickets here.

What is a guest curator?  Here is how Upstream describes them.
Upstream Fest's Guest Curators have been tapped to build out stages, showcasing the best emerging talent in the Northwest and beyond. We are collaborating with industry icons and cultural cornerstones to curate diverse line-ups that embrace music discovery. Below you’ll see curators from all around the city and region, across businesses and genres, all equally dedicated to launch the next wave of music right here in our own backyard.