Liner Notes (August 29th)

John Fogerty, AC/DC and David Crosby make up the August 29th installment of “Liner Notes.”  Enjoy!

WATCH:  John Fogerty’s Rendition of Dr. John’s “New Orleans”

A new CD/DVD/Blu-ray set honoring legend Dr. John called The Musical Mojo of Dr. John is coming out October 14th and features a stacked lineup including John Fogerty, Bruce Springsteen Bill Kreutzmann and many more.  As a preview, Fogerty’s performance of “New Orleans” was recently released.  Check it out below!

John Fogerty - New Orleans (Live)

Amazon: http://smarturl.it/DrJohnMojoAMZ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DrJohn Website: http://www.nitetripper.com/ New Orleans music legend Dr. John gets a timely all-star tribute on new live CD + Blu-ray/DVD set. The Musical Mojo of Dr. John: A Celebration of Mac & His Music, produced by Blackbird Presents, released via Concord Records on October 14, 2016 and available for immediate pre-order.

 

AC/DC, Axl Rose Perform “Live Wire” For First Time In Over 30 Years

On the topic of live performances, AC/DC kicked off their reschedule U.S. tour dates with Axl Rose over the weekend, and the band performed the track “Live Wire” off of the band’s 1976 album High Voltage.  The last time the track was played live?  1982!

AC/DC "Live Wire" Greensboro, NC North Carolina 2016 SQUiERS

For more setlist clips, watch here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yZRWZjpCJVg Stick this in your fuse box! For the 1st time since 1982, AC/DC pull out this beloved track to kick off their first Rock or Bust U.S. tour date in North Carolina with Axl Rose on vocals. Thoughts go out to all of absent members of AC/DC past.

 

David Crosby Announces More U.S. Tour Dates

Finally, David Crosby’s tail end of 2016 is looking to be a busy one with Lighthouse, his fifth studio album due out October 21st, a new round of tour dates recently announced.  The new tour dates are listed below with full ticket information available at DavidCrosby.com.

David Crosby – Fall 2016 Lighthouse Tour Dates
Nov 18 – Atlanta, GA – Atlanta Symphony Hall
Nov 19 – Danville, KY – Centre College – Norton Center for the Arts
Nov 21 – Ponte Vedra Beach, FL – Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Nov 22 – Stuart, FL – Lyric Theatre
Nov 26 – Melbourne, FL – King Center for the Performing Arts
Nov 27 – Clearwater, FL – Capitol Theater
Nov 29 – Charlotte, NC – McGlohan Theatre at Spirit Square
Dec 1 – Morgantown, WV – West Virginia University
Dec 2 – Greensboro, NC – Carolina Theatre
Dec 4 – Roanoke, VA – Jefferson Center
Dec 5 – Nashville, TN – Schermerhorn Symphony Center
Dec 7 – Wilmington, NC – Cape Fear Community College (Outdoor)
Dec 9 – Glenside, PA – Keswick Theatre
Dec 10 – Ridgefield, CT – Ridgefield Playhouse
Dec 12 – Boston, MA – Wilbur Theatre
Dec 13 – Tarrytown, NY – Music Hall Theatre
Dec 15 – New York, NY – The Town Hall
Dec 16 – Ithaca, NY – State Theatre

 
Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock reporter that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.