Articles by: Andrew Quist

Magic In The Other Feat: Ezra Lipp, Steve Adams, Roger Riedlbauer Harkens Tight Jazz Laden Improv Rock (SHOW REVIEW)

Magic In The Other is a recently formed trio with members out of the North Bay Area and Oakland, CA. Formed by one of the finest drummers in the north part of the state, Ezra ...

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Willie Watson, Twain, Jordan Smart, The Whole Other, Shotskis Rule The Lost Sierra Hoedown (FESTIVAL REVIEW/PHOTOS)

Basically, now it comes down to the simple fact that if you’re lucky enough to get a ticket for The Lost Sierra Hoedown, you’re guaranteed one of the best musical experiences in the market. As ...

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Hooten Hallers, Mike Clark and the Sugar Sounds, The Harmed Brothers, The Good Luck Thrift Store Outfit Lead Intimate Sheather Fest 2017 (RECAP/PHOTOS)

“It all comes down to intention. You put it out there and the festival will happen. People need to gather, we should be sitting around a fire singing three times a week!” – Will Taylor ...

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Half of the Whole Other: An Interview With Nathan Moore

Nathan Moore is easily one of the finest singer/songwriters that many folks have unfortunately never heard. His vast catalogue of music is woefully underrated, as he always follows his passion, embarks on projects, follows bliss, ...

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Sheather Fest 2017 Is Do It Yourself/Non Profit Festival Like None Other (PREVIEW)

Sheather Fest is unlike any festival in the country. Held this coming September 9 and 10, 2017, in Knights Ferry, California, the idea for this musical gathering was born out of  love and appreciation for ...

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Unity Through Music: Patrick Maguire, Possessed by Paul James, Hillstomp and the Naked Bootleggers Team Up at Don Quixote’s In Felton (SHOW REVIEW)

Community is a word we are fortunate to hear a lot about in live music. There are communities of fans that gather around their favorite musicians, music festival communities, communities of tapers, and the list ...

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Mavis Staples, Wood Brothers, The Devil Makes Three Highlight Santa Cruz American Music Festival (FESTIVAL RECAP)

It was a solid line-up on Sunday at The Santa Cruz American Music Festival at Aptos Park in Aptos, California. The weather around Santa Cruz had been a little spotty in days prior so everyone ...

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HIPNIC IX -Jonathan Richman, Jackie Greene, Vetiver, Little Wings, Chuck Prophet, Midnight North and Mother Hips Enlighten (FESTIVAL RECAP/PHOTOS)

The Mother Hips have been together for over twenty-five years. That’s something. That’s impressive as hell. When the Grateful Dead hit twenty-five years they were celebrating in stadiums filled to the brim with adoring fans. ...

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Bonnie Prince Billy Leads DIO (Do It Ourselves) Fest Into Rad Territory (FESTIVAL RECAP)

There is a prevailing vibe that blows around the Manzanita, Oaks and Coastal Redwoods on the top of a mountain at a place called Camp Krem in a town called Boulder Creek on the central ...

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The Wood Brothers & Shook Twins Cozy Up Santa Cruz (SHOW REVIEW/PHOTOS)

There was snow on the summit of Highway 17 as the mercury dropped from a fairly balmy California Spring day and threw the central coast back into Winter. Inside the warm and brightly lit Rio ...

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