We’re closing in on the official start of the action at Festival 8 after last night’s private soundcheck that was broadcast over The Bunny. We’ll be kicking off our interactive live blog at 10PM. In the meantime, feast your ears on last night’s first of three From The Archives installments.
[3D Festival 8 Pollock via Jason K.]
Let’s take one more look at what we missed this week…
- Perpetual Groove pay tribute to John Hughes on Halloween
- Gail Zappa penned a column on the music biz for Huffington
- The reviews from last night’s R&RHOF concert are glowing
- Bob Weir will scare the children for charity on Sunday night
- Dead Weather spring Live From Third Man West EP on fans
- Foo Fighters celebrate 15 years with a new Storytellers taping
- Rank the remaining albums that Phish may play on Saturday
Finally, our friends at Charity Folks are working on an auction to benefit the Bette Midler’s New York Restoration Project that includes items from a number of bands you may enjoy. You can bid on a variety of items including a bike ride around the streets of Brooklyn with Matisyahu, a signed Umphrey’s Mantis deluxe box and Dave Matthews Band tickets.