As you know, May it Last will debut on HBO on Monday, January 29th. According to HBO, it will be shown at 8:00pm Eastern on Monday on HBO Go and HBO Now. It will be on demand on Tuesday, January 30th. More details here. The band is in New York
Happy Birthday Sam Cooke Any Day Now Sam Cooke born in Clarksdale Mississippi on January 22, 1931. His father a baptist minister along with his wife and 8 children moved to Chicago in 1933. As a teenager Sam would join the gospel group the Teen Highway QCs, which would lead him
If you’ve bought an Avett concert ticket or album, then you’ve helped write the story of the Avett Brothers. The plan is once a week to interview a fan to get their Avett story. This week’s interview is with Marilyn Tennant Where are you from and where did you grow up?
When a person in a spaceman costume emerged behind a giant green spaceship with the remaining minutes of 2017 ticking away and was then revealed to be Valient Himself (Herbie Abernathy of Valient Thorr) I wondered whether that vodka and sprite that I’d had an hour earlier was significantly stronger
With the New Year’s Eve show coming up this weekend in Raleigh, I thought it’d be fun to look at past New Year’s Eve shows and setlists. Thanks, as always, to Tim Mossberger and Paul Oehler indispensable November Blue database. First things first: We have data for 12 New Year’s
So, you wanna go to The Avett Brothers’ New Year’s Eve show? Maybe you’ve already got tickets. Maybe the car is loaded, the note written. Maybe you’re still thinking about it. Maybe you can’t get to Raleigh this year but you’re thinking of doing so in the future. Wherever
There were 6 shows in May including an amazing 3 night run in Port Chester but sadly also the loss of Chris Cornell on May 18th. The Avett Brothers would pay tribute to Chris by covering a couple of his songs. They played 160 songs were played with 89 unique
The Avett Brothers only played two full sets in April, plus a single song at the Merle Haggard tribute concert in Nashville, a short set at the High Water Festival, and the second Songwriter’s Workshop of 2017 at MerleFest. In those two-plus sets, they played 60 songs including an amazing
February was a somewhat slow month despite the excitement of the first Avett at the Beach festival. The band hit the road in March, playing seven shows including two night gigs in Richmond and Savannah. In month of March they played 182 total songs with 77 unique songs. May it Last
The highlight of February 2017 was undoubtedly the first Avett at the Beach festival. But first, the band warmed up with two shows in Florida in early February. In total, the band played five full shows in February including 124 total songs and a whopping 74 unique songs.