Although there were no overt political statements, there was an undercurrent of anxiety, frustration and anger at the current state of things. Jim also brought opener Alynda Segarra (of Hurray for the Riff Raff) on stage to sing ”Over and Over” with him.
Now 76 years old, “Artie,” as he referred to himself, looked trim and fit, although his trademark curly, golden locks have thinned considerably. “Here I am, still at it,” he said to a welcoming audience. “Singing is not a labor of love for me... it’s an addiction.”
Opening night was dedicated to original Dead keyboardist Ron “Pigpen” McKernan on the 45th anniversary of his death. Selections from Pigpen-era albums Anthem of the Sun and Aoxomoxoa included “Alligator,” a JRAD favorite to kick things off and find the groove...
While Bruce continues his sold-out run on Broadway with a stripped-down show, long-time bandmate Steve Van Zandt has been on the road and in the studio with his Disciples of Soul big-band extravaganza...
“Welcome to Night Three,” Craig Finn said as The Hold Steady took the stage for the penultimate show of their “Massive Nights” run at Brooklyn Bowl. It was the second year in a row the Brooklyn-by-way-of-Minnesota band took up residency at the venue for a series of highly anticipated holiday performances...
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