| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Oh, didn't you hear? Vinyl has been extremely popular and collectible again for several years now. If you sold your whole collection for $10 back in 1994, you're probably kicking yourself right now. But you can get some of what you lost back this Saturday...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Oakland's Tumbleweed Wanderers have only released one record, So Long, since forming in 2011. (It was produced by John Vanderslice.) Yet they're already crossing this fine nation to play for us on the East Coast, opening for the Revivalists at Fairfield...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Hot Tuna was originally formed by bassist Jack Casady and guitarist Jorma Kaukonen as a side project of their band Jefferson Airplane to fill time and keep busy when singer Grace Slick was recovering from surgery. Norwalk Concert Hall is just beginning...
| May 28, 2013
| 9:25 AM
The Jayhawks have been going for almost 30 years now, a beloved, semi-under-the-radar-but-cool-for-being-so band featuring guitarist and vocalist Gary Louris, who is currently supporting his first solo tour since reconvening the band with a show at...
| May 20, 2013
| 2:45 PM
The Blind Boys of Alabama have been a group since 1939, and three of their seven members are actually blind. They sing spiritually uplifting gospel songs, and after many decades of performing they began winning Grammys — five of 'em — in the...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 11:55 AM
For about a decade, Stephen Kellogg and the Sixers have been touring exhaustively, building their fanbase to a point where they can sell out large clubs all over the country. They saw there was a gap in their touring and recording schedule and figured...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 12:50 PM
Caravan of Thieves
Fri., Nov. 23, 7:45 p.m. Fairfield Theatre Company's StageOne, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. (203) 259-1036, fairfieldtheatre.org. Tall Heights opens. $25-$29.
Mates of State isn't the only local married couple that makes a...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:10 AM
Mon., Nov. 5, 7:30 p.m. Fairfield Theatre Company's StageOne, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. (203) 259-1036, fairfieldtheatre.org. $40
David Johansen is a connoisseur of fine music.
"I like listening to this guy Armando Garzon a lot,"...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:40 AM
The New Riders of the Purple Sage got their start when songwriter John Dawson and fledgling pedal steel player Jerry Garcia teamed up to play some country music in coffee shops. Later that year lead guitarist John Nelson joined them, and before too long...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Dangermuffin is a three-piece band from South Carolina that plays that down-home, old-timey Americana that's so popular these days, but blended with reggae, folk and even calypso. They've got beards, look scruffy and wield acoustic guitars. They're coming...
| May 9, 2012
| 12:00 PM
There's a bunch of great stuff happening this week at Fairfield Theatre Company's StageOne this week. Here are some highlights:
Thursday: Steve Kimock, Bernie Worrell, Wally Ingram & Reed Mathis. Worrell played keys for The Talking Heads and...