Earlier today I spent as much time as I could, which wasn't anywhere near close to enough, listening to a song Wilco posted to YouTube late yesterday: the band performing The Band's "The Weight" backstage at the Civic Opera House in Chicago, joined by show-opener Nick Lowe and Mavis Staples, who ... More >>
Danny FulgencioMavis StaplesMavis Staples8 p.m. at Main Stage OneGospel soul legend Mavis Staples took the stage to the whoops and hollers of several hundred people Thursday night in the parking lot behind Wells Fargo, and from the opening notes of the harmony-rich "Wonderful Savior," it was clea ... More >>
Levon Helm, Ray LaMontagne
Verizon Theatre, Grand Prairie
November 11, 2010
Better than: watching my old Rick Danko instructional bass VHS tapes.
Levon HelmI don't know what's wrong with some people.
We've all been in a situation where we go to a show to see only one artist on a bill, and eith ... More >>