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Feeling groovy this week with Rubblebucket, Lotus and Skerik’s Bandalabra. Getting triply with Arjun and Electric Love Machine.
Very excited to welcome Mickey Hart Band to Jam Session this week with a 3-track spotlight off his new album “Superorganism.” We’re also bringing Arjun and Slightly Stoopid to the BTR family!
This week we’re celebrating Telluride Blues & Brews and Wormtown Music Festivals, both happening this weekend. Spotlights on headlining artists including Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe and more.
My memories of Hancock, NY are all about summer sleep away camp, but that’s all about to change this weekend with the annual Catskill Chill Music Festivals. We’re celebrating with headliners Lotus, Galactic, Papadosio and more.
We’re all over some heavy festivals this week, including Yonder’s Harvest Music Festival, Suwannee Hulaween, and AURA Music Festival. Special spotlight on Yonder Mountain String Band.
This weekend marks the 7th annual Camp Barefoot festival, featuring Jam Session favorite Tea Leaf Green. We’ve also got tunes from Steve Kimock, Toubab Krewe, and The Disco Biscuits, who are all back on tour this September.
We’re getting familiar with this year’s headliners at the North Coast Music Festival in Chicago on Labor Day weekend including The Disco Biscuits, Future Rock and Conspirator. Also, mad respect to Moe. for yet another successful Moe.Down festival this past weekend!
Still on a beautiful, spiritual and musical high from the Lightning In A Bottle festival last weekend presented by The Do Lab and featuring Papadosio. We’re also talking about Papadosio’s festival Rootwire, featuring three nights of them and headliner Marco Benevento Trio.
Phish summer tour! This week we’re checking out the new album from Phish’s keyboardist Page McConnell. Also, info on Umphrey’s McGee’s Halloween Mashup and The Bridge’s reunion shows.
We’re celebrating some of this weekend’s festivals, including The Forecastle Festival and Camp Bisco. Also, news of the third Panic En La Playa next year with Widespread Panic.
Today let’s celebrate the awesome open-mindedness of the jam community! A set devoted to the electronic scene in honor of the upcoming Lightning in a Bottle festival featuring Papadosio, and then a set of jamgrass including Hot Day at the Zoo and Jatoba.
News this week from Gov’t Mule about a new studio album this fall, as well as the pay-per-view Widespread Panic Red Rocks show this Friday. Tons of live jams and some sweet studio tracks round it out.
This week we’re introducing Whitewater Ramble with their new album “Roots & Groove,” produced by Tim Carbone of Railroad Earth. We’re also talking about the 12th annual Camp Bisco.
This week we’re featuring artists at Papdosio’s Rootwire Festival in August, as well as the Harvest Festival in October, hosted by Younder Mountain String Band. Keep those photos coming on Instagram for the #BTRJamSession contest – we’ve got lots of cool prizes to give away!
For App Week on BTR, social media maven Veronica De Souza (who created the ‘Binders Full of Woman’ Tumblr account) talks to Molly Freeman about the new changes to the social media platform since they were acquired by Yahoo last month. But first, Molly’s on the phone with Rich Jones, the CEO of OpenWatch, a suite of apps that help turn your smartphone into a surveillance device to help keep authorities in check.
This week we’re introducing Austin’s own Rixon, a mainstream jamband with psychedelic tendencies, who recently released their debut album “When Morning Comes.” I’m back on tour this week with Keaton Simons, and loving your photo submissions on Instagram for the #BTRJamSession contest – keep ‘em coming!
This week we’re launching the #BTRJamSession contest! First giveaways are two Dangermuffin prize packs; enter to win by posting a photo on Instagram of what the Jam Session community looks like to you and tag #BTRJamSession.
We’ve got the new Tea Leaf Green album, “In The Wake,” and we’re featuring five tracks from it on this week’s episode! Also, new live jams from Widespread Panic and Umphrey’s McGee who just announced two co-headlining shows.
Scoping things out with artists at this year’s Wakarusa, Bonnaroo and All Good, including ALO, Kung Fu and Ryan Montbleau Band. Also, we’re talking about the co-headlining tour this summer with STS9 and Umphrey’s McGee.
This week is all about Gathering of the Vibes, happening July 25 – 28th in Bridgeport, CT at Seaside Park. We’ve got festival founder Ken Hays on the show to talk about what’s new this year, its family friendly vibe, his favorite memories and favorite artists of years past and present.
This week we’re talking about the Hang Out Festival in Alabama, Toubab Tuesdays and the 18th annual Gathering of the Vibes festival. Be sure to tune in next week when we have Vibes founder Ken Hays on the show to talk about the festival!
Perpetual Groove recently went on an indefinite hiatus, but members have created a new band, Ghost Owl, and we’ve got a track from that new project this week! Also, we’re introducing Sam Holt Band.
This week we’ve got info on Tea Leaf Green’s new album, Bonnaroo and the first annual JamBase Live festival at the Gorge. New tunes from Jam Session newbies Big Something, Dangermuffin and Sons of the Lake DC.
Happy Spring! We’re so close to festival season! News this week about Phish’s summer tour, Gathering of the Vibes festival and Jam Cruise 12.
This week we’re checking out some of the All Good Music Festival headliners including North Mississippi Allstars, Keller Williams, STS9 and Papadosio. Also, touring news from The String Cheese Incident and Widespread Panic, after their one-year hiatus.
Checking out some of this year’s Hang Out Fest headliners including Bassnectar, moe. and Gov’t Mule. Also, touring news from Kyle Hollingsworth and RAQ.
We’re celebrating the upcoming 12th annual Camp Bisco festival this week with headlining artists including The Disco Biscuits, Bassnectar at the Indobox. Also, featuring tunes from new albums by Lotus and Skerik’s Bandalabra.
This week’s episode is all about the upcoming annual Summer Camp Music Festival in Chillicothe, IL in May. We’re featuring headlining artists including Keller Williams, North Mississippi Allstars, Conspirator and Cornmeal.
This week we’re introducing North Carolina’s Southern meets Americana soul band, The Deluge, with a new artist spotlight. Also, touring news and tunes from the new partnership of ALO and Ryan Montbleau Band.
Tons of new music this week, including a little spotlight on Assembly of Dust and their work with notable artists like Mike Gordon and Grace Potter. 1999 throwbacks with Yonder Mountain String Band and Widespread Panic!
The Everyone Orchestra recently announced the Carolina Sessions, a 3-night run in Raleigh and Asheville, NC March 7-9. On today’s episode we’ve got all of the special guests who will be performing on the tour!
New artist spotlight this week on Sol Driven Train, out of Charleston, SC. Also, my SoCal blood meets the jam world on February 16th in LA at the Mint when Clayton Joseph Scott opens for Toubab Krewe.
Sharing 60 minutes of my 10-hour playlist for my road trip to Sundance this week, featuring ALO, The New Deal and Kyle Hollingsworth. Also, we introduce funk band Big Ol’ Dirty Bucket with a three-track new artist spotlight.
Transcend the winter blues with music from Boston, MA’s In Like Lions who capture the essence of the summer barbeque.
2013 is going to be all about new music and exploring the boundaries of what it means to be in the jam band scene. This week we’ve got some avant-garde artists like Surprise Me Mr. Davis, Skerik’s Syncopated Taint Septet, Big Light and Light.Sweet.Crude.

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