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THE DAVE STEWART SONGBOOK VOL. 1

Friday, May 22nd, 2009


 

In August, Weapons of Mass Entertainment and Surfdog Records will be releasing an album consisting of newly recorded versions of some of Dave’s most celebrated material .The 21 songs have been with recorded with his touring band and full orchestra. The aptly titled “Dave Stewart Songbook, Vol. 1,” will be accompanied by a large hard-cover, glossy book of the same title. The book includes a chapter dedicated to each song with the story behind the music and stunning photos of his collaborators during the recording sessions, most of which were taken by Stewart himself.

 

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myspace.com/thedavestewart

 

TEA LEAF GREEN’S “TAUGHT TO BE PROUD” OUT NOW

Friday, May 22nd, 2009


 

Surfdog Records is excited to acquire the Tea Leaf Green catalog, and is proud to reissue “Taught To be Proud” with 3 unreleased bonus tracks. TLG left audiences cheering at national festivals with stand-out performances at Bonnaroo, Wakarusa, moe.down, High Sierra, Jam in the Dam, and more. With “Taught To Be Proud,” they’ve become as deep and enchanting a band as any on the circuit. TLG’s powerful, diverse style is one part stylish songwriting, one part instrumental prowess, and all addictive! This album is sure to make its mark as longtime fans indulge in the album’s 14 tracks, and will also leave a lasting impression on first-time listeners.

tealeafgreen.com
myspace.com/tealeafgreen

 

TEA LEAF GREEN IN JUNE 2008 ISSUE OF RELIX MAGAZINE

Friday, May 22nd, 2009


 

Tea Leaf Green are listed on the cover of Relix Magazine as part of the "New Sound Of San Francisco." Be sure to check out the great article written by Aaron Kayce in the June 2008 issue, out now!

tealeafgreen.com

myspace.com/tealeafgreen

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TEA LEAF GREEN’S 3-DISC COLLECTION SEEDS OUT NOW

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

Tea Leaf Green’s “Seeds” captures the early essence of one of the most prolific rock bands today. This three disc collection, made with eco-friendly materials, consists of the band’s first three self-released studio albums (Tea Leaf Green, Midnight on the Reservoir, and Living In Between). For those new to Tea Leaf Green, “Seeds” will serve as the perfect introduction to a group capable of producing timeless songs like "California," “Moonshine,” and "Kali-Yuga." Longtime fans will appreciate the band’s rooted mystery throughout the albums and their mastery of inspired, transcendent improvisation, as evidenced by the live bonus versions of "Earth and Sky" and "Sex in the ‘70s."

Click here to buy the album!

tealeafgreen.com

myspace.com/tealeafgreen

 

DAVE STEWART INTERVIEW WITH TAVIS SMILEY

Friday, May 22nd, 2009


 

Dave Stewart will be talking with Tavis Smiley on PBS on 4/22/08. The show airs nationally, so be sure to click here to check the broadcast schedule for your area.

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Dave is going on tour:
Click here for dates

 

SURFDOG WELCOMES TEA LEAF GREEN

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

Surfdog Records would like to welcome Tea Leaf Green! These four amazing musicians revitalize Rock ‘n’ Roll with solid songwriting and explosive live performances. Being kings of improvisation, Tea Leaf Green have creatively emerged from the San Francisco music scene to build a dedicated and growing fan base.

Surfdog is also proud to announce "Seeds", a 3-disc collection of Tea Leaf Green’s first three albums (Tea Leaf Green, Midnight on the Reservoir, and Living In Between). "Seeds" arrives on Earth Day, April 22, 2008.

Visit the band at tealeafgreen.com, or their MySpace page.

DAN HICKS AND THE HOT LICKS – TANGLED TALES AVAILABLE NOW!

Thursday, May 21st, 2009

Available Now!

Tangled Tales mashes the outlaw swing music, insightful charm, and brilliant melodies that have endeared Dan to audiences and fellow artists for four decades with his signature understated melancholy that could only be born from a creative genius.

Featuring a world-class collection of musical talent including instrumental virtuosos David Grisman, Charlie Musselwhite, Bruce Forman, and slide-guitarist Roy Rogers, and produced by Grammy-winning roots music producer Chris Goldsmith, Tangled Tales delivers 8 great new original tunes that feel like instant Dan Hicks classics (and some choice cover tunes too).

This album is calculated to keep your toes tappin’ and your synapses zappin’.

Purchase the CD at Amazon.com >>

Purchase the Vinyl (Comes with the CD as well!) at Amazon.com >>

Purchase the MP3 Album at Amazon.com >>

Purchase the MP3 Album at iTunes >>

Shop Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks in the Surfdog Shop >>

 

:: The Tangled Tales Tour ::

Mar. 18 @ KPFA DAVID GAINS’ GRATEFUL DEAD HOUR – LIVE PERFORMANCE AND INTERVIEW (AIRED NATIONALLY) – @ 8PM PST
Mar. 21 @ KPIG ‘HAM JAM’ SHOW  – INTERVIEW AND LIVE PERFORMANCE (AFTERNOON PST)
        & KWMR (SAN FRANCISCO) – INTERVIEW WITH D. HUNTER –  AFTERNOON
Mar. 23 @ KCSM (SAN FRANCISCO) – INTERVIEW WITH CHUY 3/23 AT 3PM (LIVE)
Mar. 22 @ KSAN 107.7 (SAN FRANCISCO)  – INTERVIEW WITH JOEL SELVIN FROM SF CHRONICLE (TAPED)
        ALSO TO BE AIRED ON KOZT (MENDOCINO, CA)

:: Mar. 24 – TANGLED TALES RELEASE DATE!!  ::
Mar. 24 @ KFOG (SAN FRANCISCO) – INTERVIEW AND LIVE PERFORMANCE @ 8AM PST

Mar. 24 @ KRSH (SANTA ROSA) – INTERVIEW AND PERFORMANCE WITH BILL BOWKER @ 5PM
Mar. 24 @ BORDER’S IN-STORE (SANTA ROSA, CA) @ 7PM
Mar. 25 @ BELLY UP TAVERN, SOLANA BEACH, CA
Mar. 26 @  EL REY THEATRE, LOS ANGELES, CA
Mar. 28 @ YOSHI\’S SAN FRANCISCO, CA :: with special guest DAVID GRISMAN ::
Apr. 3 @ ONE LONGFELLOW SQUARE, PORTLAND, ME
Apr. 4 @ BULL RUN, SHIRLEY, MA
Apr. 5 @ IRON HORSE, NORTHAMPTON, MA
Apr. 6 @ BB KING BLUES CLUB, NEW YORK, NY
Apr. 7 @ TURNING POINT, PIERMONT, NY
Apr. 10 @ SELLERSVILLE THEATER, SELLERSVILLE, PA
Apr. 11 @ THE STATE THEATER, FALLS CHURCH, VA
May 13 @ LOGAN SQUARE AUDITORIUM, CHICAGO, IL
May 14 @ TURNER HALL BALLROOM, MILWAUKEE, WI
May 15 @ MAJESTIC THEATER, MADISON, WI
May 16 @ CEDAR CULTURAL CENTER, MINNEAPOLIS, MN

 

DAVE AND CHRISTIAN AUDIGIER CELEBRATE

Thursday, May 21st, 2009

Dave Stewart and Christian Audigier launch Rock Fabulous Clothing Line and announce Audigier Music!

 .. cause for celebrations!… more soon…

 

WYLDE BUNCH LIVE ON BLAZIN’ 98.9 FM

Thursday, May 21st, 2009


 

Wylde Bunch will be appearing on the Baka Boyz Morning Show on Blazin’ 98.9 FM this Friday (2/15/08) at 8:00AM. They’ll discuss their upcoming release "Abuse Thys Substance", their new videos and a lot more.

Listen live at the Blazin’ 98.9 website here.

 

BRIAN SETZER GRAMMY NOMINATED

Thursday, May 21st, 2009

Don’t forget to tune in to CBS this Sunday (February 10th) at 8PM ET/PT for the 50th Annual Grammy Awards!

Brian Setzer’s album "Wolfgang’s Big Night Out" is nominated for Best Classical Crossover Album. Good luck Brian!