Rolling Stone And Pollstar Tribute To Dan Hicks

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016
Rolling Stone and Pollstar gave tribute to Dan Hicks. Check out the articles below.
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Eric Clapton Announces New Album “I Still Do”!

Thursday, February 25th, 2016


Music legend Eric Clapton has reunited with famed producer Glyn Johns for his forthcoming 23rd studio album I Still Do, set for release on May 20, 2016 on his Bushbranch Records/Surfdog Records. Clapton and Johns – who has also produced albums for The Eagles, The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin and The Who – most famously worked together on Clapton’s iconic Slowhand album, which is RIAA-certified 3x-platinum and topped charts globally. The 12-track record included some original songs written by Clapton. This album follows his last release, the 2014 chart-topping Eric Clapton & Friends: The Breeze, An Appreciation of JJ Cale. 

“This was a long and overdue opportunity to work with Glyn Johns again, and also, incidentally, the fortieth anniversary of ‘Slowhand’!” said Eric Clapton.

The album’s artwork – a carefully crafted illustration of Clapton – is the work of esteemed artist Sir Peter Blake, whose previous art includes the co-design of The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album sleeve, as well as the Band Aid single “Do They Know It’s Christmas?,” Paul Weller’s Stanley Road and The Who’s Face DancesI Still Do features Blake’s signature at the bottom right corner of the cover.

After his time with the Yardbirds in 1963, Clapton began a career as a professional musician that has seen numerous bands, an abundance of albums, countless worldwide sold out shows, an impressive array of accolades, unwavering critical acclaim and his consistent display of legendary guitar work. Clapton’s career has resulted in 18 Grammy Awards and the distinct honor of being the only triple inductee into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.


I Still Do will be available MAY 20, 2016


  1. Alabama Woman Blues
  2. Can’t Let You Do It
  3. I Will Be There
  4. Spiral
  5. Catch The Blues
  6. Cypress Grove
  7. Little Man, You’ve Had a Busy Day
  8. Stones In My Passway
  9. I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine
  10. I’ll Be Alright
  11. Somebody’s Knockin’
  12. I’ll Be Seeing You


Eric Clapton: Guitars, Tambourine & Vocals

Henry Spinetti: Drums & Percussion

Dave Bronze: Double Bass & Electric Bass

Andy Fairweather Low: Electric & Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals

Paul Carrack: Hammond Organ & Backing Vocals

Chris Stainton: Keyboards

Simon Climie: Keyboards, Electric & Acoustic Guitar

Dirk Powell: Accordion, Mandolin & Backing Vocals

Walt Richmond: Keyboards

Ethan Johns: Percussion

Michelle John: Backing Vocals

Sharon White: Background Vocals

Angelo Mysterioso: Acoustic Guitar & Vocals on “I Will Be There”



Produced by: Glyn Johns

Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot! At The 2016 Doheny Blues Festival!

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot! is set to play at the 2016 Doheny Blues Festival on May 22nd at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA! The festival has three stages filled with blues, rock, and soul! Click here for tickets and more info!



Happy Birthday, Bradley James Nowell!

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

Bradley would’ve turned 48 today… We celebrate his life through the music he helped create that continues to inspire millions!

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Happy Birthday, Eric Wilson!

Sunday, February 21st, 2016

Happy Birthday to the God Thunder, the “cricket with the quickness and the bass line…”

Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot! In Amsterdam July 2016!

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot! will be performing at the Heineken Music Hall in Amsterdam July 16, 2016. The only non-festival show in Europe!

Tickets on sale here this Thursday, February 18th at 10am CET.

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Shaun White Jams With Banding Together!

Saturday, February 13th, 2016

Surfdog is a huge supporter of Banding Together! It was great to watch San Diego native and Olympic gold medalist, Shaun White, not only donate to Banding Together’s mission to provide music therapy, mentorships, and instruments to youth with special needs, but also have a jam session with the members of White’s band, Bad Things. Check out the short clip below!



New Limited Edition Song Lyric Tee By Troy and Jake!

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

February’s Limited Edition Song Lyric Tee: “Lovin’ Is What I Got.” Out of all the songs in Sublime’s vast and varied, radical, rhythmic catalog, this by far has got to be the true Anthem. And Bradley truly felt the lovin’ come back to him.


Click here to check out all the threads!


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Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot! Japan Tour Is Underway!

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot! hits Japan with an eight-show run. The tour kicks off in Sapporo and ends in Tokyo! Click here for a full list of tour dates. Don’t forget to tag your photos using #SetzerJapan2016

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Today Marks 22 Years Since The Release of Sublime’s Robbin’ The Hood!

Monday, February 8th, 2016

Sublime’s cult-classic, Robbin’ The Hood was released on this day back in ’94! The band’s second album is raw in true Sublime form with a bunch of self-produced songs and home recordings!

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