Mark Mayfield

Festival Date.

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ALLMAN BROTHERS: Headlining Their Festival, But Not Together The three principal members will be performing at their Florida festival in April. The Allman Brothers are coming back together for their Wanee Music Festival on April 16th, 17th and 18th in Live Oak, Florida, but they won’t be performing together. Gregg Allman will do a set with his band; Warren Haynes ... Read More »

Roadwork.

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STEVE MILLER: Back Out Next Year He’s announced tour dates through May. Steve Miller will be back on the road next year with dates announced through May. He has a few solo shows in February followed by six more with Journey and Tower of Power in March. He’ll then be back out on his own in May. 2/19 – Durant, ... Read More »

He Don’t Get It…

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LED ZEPPELIN: Page Doesn’t Understand Plant’s Music Guitarist says he doesn’t read his former singer’s comments about Led Zeppelin. Jimmy Page is obviously aware that Robert Plant does not want to reunite Led Zeppelin, but he says he doesn’t read his comments on the matter. Page says, “People will read me things he has said, and I will usually say, ... Read More »

Headlines.

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IN OTHER NEWS Eric Clapton, Dave Davies, Def Leppard and more. Dave Davies was among the John Lennon fans gathered at Strawberry Fields in New York’s Central Park Monday night, the 34th anniversary of his death. Def Leppard will tour Canada from April 15th through May 5th. David Bowie will release a limited-edition seven-inch picture disc of “Young Americans” in ... Read More »

Standards.

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BOB DYLAN: New Disc in February Shadows in the Night will be his 36th studio release. Bob Dylan has announced that his new album, Shadows in the Night, will be released on February 3rd. It is his 36th studio effort and first since 2012’s Tempest. Shadows in the Night is a collection of standards that Dylan says “was a real ... Read More »

Good On You!

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ELTON: Way to Go Reg He invited a once cancer-stricken child to his show Tuesday in Dublin. In 2012, a cover of Elton John‘s “Tiny Dancer” was recorded and released in the name of six-year old Lily-Mae Morrison of Ireland who had contracted a rare form of cancer. Elton was so taken with the song and her cause that he ... Read More »

Re-Releases.

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RUSH: 12 Month’s Worth All of the Mercury albums will be re-released next year. The 14 albums Rush recorded for Mercury Records will all be re-released next year. Each one be available on high-quality vinyl with a download card for a digital version, as well as high-resolution digital audio releases, with three of the albums also being released on Blu-ray ... Read More »

Headlines.

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IN OTHER NEWS Santana, Steve Winwood, Mick Jagger and more. Now it doesn’t look as though Santana will hit the road next year on a bill with Journey as Carlos Santana had hoped. Instead he will resume his tour in support of his latest album, Corazon, starting in March in Florida followed by Europe in the summer. The only two ... Read More »

Another Law Suit?

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CCR: Up Around the Bend…Is Another Lawsuit Doug Clifford and Stu Cook have filed suit against John Fogerty over use of the Creedence name. The history of Creedence Clearwater Revival would not be complete without another lawsuit. This time, instead of John Fogerty suing former bandmates Doug Clifford and Stu Cook, they’re filing suit against him. It all stems back ... Read More »

Back At It.

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DAVID CROSBY: All Italian Systems Are a Go He is feeling better and will go ahead with his two shows in Italy. David Crosby was able to perform at an Italian awards show on Saturday and feels good enough to now do the two shows this week in Luca, Italy on Tuesday and Como on Wednesday. The shows were in ... Read More »