Dead&Company 6/25/16

It can be hard for a band to lose its lead singer, but can be even harder to find someone to fill that spot if it so happens that the band wants to come back together and play music again. The Dead has lost one of the most influential musicians in the world, but was…

Psychedlic Selections: “Cheap Thrills”

Known for their association with the soul scorching female lead Janis Joplin, Big Brother & The Holding Company released their second album titled “Cheap Thrills” nearly 50 years ago, gaining popularity after  Joplin’s raw, impassioned performance with the band at the Monterey Pop Festival    in 1967. The band was one of the many driving forces…

Bob Weir’s “Blue Mountain”

Known mostly for his role as the rhythm guitarist for perhaps one of the greatest psychedelic rock bands of all time, Bob Weir has set out to redefine himself with another great solo album. His first in over 10 years, Blue Mountain is an album that everyone can enjoy. Though filled with many modern touches,…