Whether you remember him as dad, friend, an unsung guitar virtuoso, or just that nutjob at the next table with a napkin wrapped around his head impersonating Igor from Young Frankenstein, I hope that you remember my uncle as the unique talent he was, a cellar dweller to the core, and the purest kind of American troubadour, among the last of a dying breed, who started in the basement and rocked every ear willing to listen ’til his last note.
Grammy-winning musician Warren Haynes--whose great guitar chops have led him to filling the shoes of rock legends like Duane Allman and Jerry Garcia--is bringing his super-jam-band Gov't Mule to Jones Beach for a much anticipated gig with ZZ Top. We spoke to him as he geared up to head east for the show.
The Goo Goo Dolls, Collective Soul, Blink-182 & Black Sabbath rock Nikon at Jones Beach Theatre, Bonnie Raitt and 98° serenade NYCB Theatre at Westbury, Nas busts out the rhymes at The Emporium, The Bogmen invade The Stephen Talkhouse, The Wailers groove at The Space at Westbury, a Peruvian Food Fest warms the bellies of all those in attendance at The Cradle of Aviation, and so many more things to see and do (and eat) on Long Island this week!
Johnny Cash & Patsy Cline are resurrected at Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts, hip-hop legends EPMD, Rakim, Biz Markie & Onyx invade NYCB Theatre at Westbury, Warren Haynes rocks The Paramount, & so much more this week!
Screaming fans could not be contained to their seats!
The Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein Story is a meticulously researched, masterfully written and gorgeously illustrated graphic novel documenting the Beatles' manager's brief, beautiful and tortured life.
"We just went through a series of sadness, and the Beatles were just this feeling of happiness."