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A very jammy New Years Eve playlist, featuring Flow Tribe, RAQ and The Bridge. Tune in for last minute NYE plans in Denver and Boston.
Celebrating Jam Session’s 9th’s anniversary this week! Special guests on today’s episode including Keaton Simons as well as Mike Dion of Daemon Chili, both here to share new music exclusively with us!
Pleased to welcome Toronto based funk/soul powerhouse After Funk to the Jam Session family today! Their new album Til The Sun Comes Up is out now, and we’ve got a 3-track spotlight on it.
Lotus has announced the first dates of their 2016 tour, and Perpetual Groove released their official video for ”Paper Dolls”
Special feature on Umphrey’s McGee, plus Primus recently released the official animated video for ”Candy Man” off of the LP Primus & The Chocolate Factory
Best thing about jam bands these days is the diversity of sound! Tunes this week from Gangstagrass, Portugal. The Man,Conspirator and more. Plus, info on next year’s Hangout Music Fest.
Special 3-track spotlight on the new live String Cheese Incident album, “Rhythm of the Road, Vol 2.” Catch the band at their 3-night New Years Eve run in Colorado!
Special 3-track spotlight on the new Lettuce album, “Crush,” which came out last Friday. Catch them on tour now!
Special 3-track spotlight on the new Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey album, “The Battle For Earth.” Plus, touring news from Chris Robinson Brotherhood and Widespread Panic.
Welcoming Craig Greenberg to the Jam Session family this week! His new album “The Grand Loss & Legacy” is out now. Also, tunes and touring news from STS9 and Widespread Panic.
Special 30-minute, 5-song spotlight on Rob Drabkin’s new album, “Live Vol. II,” released last Friday! Plus, recording and touring news from The String Cheese Incident.
Tunes from the new ALO album, plus a sneak peek at next week’s 5-track spotlight on the new Rob Drabkin live album.
Straight up dance party on today’s episode! Featuring funk tunes from Earphunk, Ron Littlejohn & The Funk Embassy and Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band, and jamtronica from Lotus and more.
Shout out this week to Umphrey’s McGee, who’s constantly recording, touring and doing good things in the jam community. Tickets for their ”Reel To Real” benefit on January 1st for Conscious Alliance go on sale October 1st.
Touring news this week from STS9 and Punch Brothers. Plus, Perpetual Groove is finally headed back in the studio to solidify their glorious reunion!
Kicking off today’s episode with a song that reminds me of that giddy feeling before the first day of school – Surprise Me Mr. Davis’ “Sissyfuss.” Plus, news on killer music video from Rob Drabkin and Gov’t Mule’s Island Exodus.
The ultimate return from Burning Man playlist! 60 minutes of jams that compliment my adventures, either in song title, sonic vibe, or both. Favorites include “Burn Slow” from Chris Robinson Brotherhood and “When The Dust Settles” from STS9.
Touring news from some of our favorite jambands like Lotus and Giant Panda Guerrilla Dub Squad.We’re also talking JamCruise 14, and bringing the new Charlie Wheeler Trio album back by popular demand!
Gearing up to head out to Burning Man this week! Complimentary playlist of inspiring and vibey jams including some from Matisyahu, Thievery Corporation and Roots of Creation.
We’ve digging into all live jams today! Got dibs on a medley from Keaton Simon’s residency in Los Angeles at The Hotel Cafe, featuring Robin DiMaggio and Alex Al. Catch him again this Saturday!
Kicking off today’s episode with a track from the new ALO album “Tangle of Time,” out this fall. Also, we’re welcoming Charlie Wheeler Trio to the family with a spotlight on their new album “Rewind.”
We’re welcoming Blues Traveler to the Jam Session family today! Their new album, “Blow Up The Moon,” came out in April and marks the band’s 12th studio release. Catch them on tour now!
We’re welcoming The Orange Constant to the Jam Session family today! Their new album, “Time To Go,” was recorded, mixed and mastered by John Keane, who has worked extensively with Widespread Panic.
Diggin’ on fall touring news from our favorite jam bands like moe., Particle and RAQ! Plus, Hot Buttered Rum just launched a PledgeMusic campaign to fund their latest studio endeavor – three unique EPs produced by some high-class artists themselves.
We’re taking a trip down Lotus lane this week with five tracks spanning over 10 years of music! It starts off with their 2003 album Germination and ends with their 2014 album Gilded Age. Also, tunes from Matisyahu, Punch Brothers and Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band.
Incredible weekend for us Dead heads! In honor of The Grateful Dead 50th Anniversary shows in Chicago, we’re kicking off today’s episode of Jam Session with Mickey Hart Band. Also, new tunes from Keller Williams, Slightly Stoopid and Chris Robinson Brotherhood.
The first 25 minutes of Jam Session today are devoted to Marco Benevento and his new live album, recorded at Signal Kitchen in Burlington, VT this past April. We’re also introducing New Hampshire soul band Mother Superior & The Sliding Royales and Australian Hammond organist Clayton Doley to the family!
Finally recovered from Bonnaroo, thanks to some reggae that’s on repeat at my house! Taking 30 minutes to share my reggae playlist featuring tracks from the new Slightly Stoopid album, plus Roots of Creation, Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad and more. The last 30 minutes of today’s Jam Session is all new music including Keller Williams and Charlie Hunter Trio.
I’m dirty, sweaty, exhausted and exhilarated – leaving Bonnaroo today! In honor of an amazing four days, this week’s Jam Session is devoted to some of the incredible artists I caught including STS9, Rubblebucket, Punch Brothers and Florence + The Machine. Share your Bonnaroo stories with me over on Twitter, I’m @redbootpr!
This week on Jam Session we’re welcoming Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad and Gramatik to the family! I’m also heading off to Bonnaroo this week to catch our favorites STS9 and Rubblebucket! If you’re going, let’s try to meet up – hit me up on Twitter, I’m @redbootpr.
We’ve got a special episode of Jam Session this week featuring two handpicked 3-track spotlights on new albums! Chris Robinson Brotherhood’s limited edition live album out June 2nd, and Charlie Hunter Trio’s debut album out next week, June 9th.
Proud to welcome Elephant Revival and Strange Jazz Universe to the Jam Session family! Plus news of the new Warren Haynes solo studio album out in July.
Enter to win an Umphrey’s McGee prize pack, including a copy of the new album “The London Session,” signed by the whole band! Just head over to Twitter and tweet with #BTRJamSession – winner chosen Friday.
Introducing Gangstagrass to the Jam Session family with tracks from their new album, “American Music.” Plus, a spotlight on newbie Science!, out of Seattle.
Kicking things off with new Keller Williams – his 20th album “Vape” is out now. Also introducing Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band to the Jam Session family!
Introducing some new artists to the fam, including Back On The Train, The Grove Orient, and Pigeon Town. Plus tracks from the new Umphrey’s McGee album “The London Sessions.”
Happy holidaze! Celebrating with appropriately titled tunes from artists like Slightly Stoopid, Galactic, and Orgone. Check out the newest edition of my Flying Solo column with Greensky Bluegrass, now on Relix.com
This week we’ve tracks form the new Umphrey’s McGee album “London Session,” plus a brand new live version of Rob Drabkin’s “Little Steps,” heard exclusively on Jam Session, AND we’re introducing Orlando’s The Groove Orient with a 3-track spotlight. Head over to DJ Laura’s Twitter (@redbootpr) to find out how to enter to win two of The Groove Orient’s CDs!
Breaking up this week’s episode with an instrumental set featuring Kneebody, DRKWAV and Arjun. Then diving into a straight up dance party with artists like The Motet and Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe.
This week is all about All Good Festival! Every artist featured on today’s episode will be playing on Berry Hill Farm in Summit Point, West Virginia July 9-11, 2015.
This week is all about Wakarusa! Every artist featured on today’s episode will be playing on Mulberry Mountain in Ozark, Arkansas June 4-7, 2015.
Mickey Hart is going to be busy this summer with the Fare Thee Well shows plus SuperJam at Bonnaroo! Also this week, news of North Mississippi Allstars project with Anders Osborne.
Very excited and honored to welcome Jon Petronzio’s new solo project, Road Man, to the Jam Session family! He’s sandwiched in nicely among guys like Rob Drabkin, Marco Benevento and Roots of Creation.
Live from Nashville — on tour right now with Keaton Simons! Plus news and artists this week from The Peach Music Festival and Lock’n Festival.
Closing out February with all things DelFest 2015, the annual bluegrass festival happening Memorial Day weekend in Cumberland, MD. Tunes and touring news from Keller Williams, Leftover Salmon, Railroad Earth and more.
Album and touring news from Ryan Montbleau and The New Deal. Plus, rumors of a Perpetual Groove hiatus break, and new tunes from Arjun and Primus
Back on Jam Session by popular demand this week, a bunch of newbies like Moon Hooch, Desmond Jones, DRKWAV, Primus and Arjun. Catch The Motet and moe. at the 6th annual AURA Music & Arts Festival in March.
We’ve got the debut album from DRKWVE, the new project from Skerik, John Medeski and Adam Deitch, which comes out February 24th. Plus, new tunes from Arjun, Zenobia, Primus and Moon Hooch.
Special 3-track feature on the new Primus album, “Primus & the Chocolate Factory with the Fungi Ensemble.” Plus, tons of new artists to introduce to the Jam Session family including Moon Hooch, Desmond Jones, and Karl W. Davis & The Sweetpeas.
Introducing New England’s Ross Livermore Band to the Jam Session family. Plus, info on Lotus’ tour, Hang Out Music Festival, and the new drummer for Chris Robinson Brotherhood.
30 minutes of Gov’t Mule, who just added more dates to their tour with John Scofield. Plus, new tunes from Dangermuffin and Chris Robinson Brotherhood.
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