The Rides, which features Stephen Stills, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Barry Goldberg, will take the stage Sunday, May 28, 2017, at the Avila Beach Blues Festival. Here's how three big names in music came together to form the blues supergroup.
The latest project from musician Robert Cray, the winner of five Grammy Awards, finds the singer-songwriter channeling soul legends such as O.V. Wright as he teams up with Hi Rhythm Section, the Memphis, Tennessee, band that backed Al Green, Ann Peebles, Syl Johnson and Otis Clay. The resulting album, “Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm,” comes out April 28 on Jay-Vee Records.
Listen to Jungle Fire's "Comencemos (Lets Start)." Los Angeles-based Jungle Fire will play at the first-ever Holiday Funk & Folk Fest at the Fremont Theatre in San Luis Obispo on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016.
Sponsored by the Padrewski Festival, the new event features music by the San Luis Obispo Symphony, wine tasting, family-friendly activities and, yes, pyrotechnics. The fun starts Saturday evening at the Paso Robles Horse Park off Airport Road north of Highway 46.
Here's a look at Nashville singer-songwriter Phil Vassar, who has penned hit country songs for Alan Jackson, Tim McGraw and Jo Dee Messina. Vassar performs May 19, 2016, at Tooth and Nail Winery in Paso Robles.