On Saturday, December 4th, Platform One Entertainment hosted Dare 2 Dream, a benefit concert featuring the Roots at Chicago's House of Blues. Proceeds from tickets sales at the event will be donated to the People's Music School a community-based, non-profit organization that provides musical education opportunities for those who otherwise would not be able to afford them. Past Dare 2 Dream events have featured performances from MGMT, Kings of Leon, Common, Cypress Hill, Talib Kweli, Gavin Rossdale, Govt Mule, and Blues Traveler.
Colin Stetson and Sarah Neufeld have given no formal interviews about their brawny new collaborative album, Never were the way she was, which is mostly comprised of a continual throb from his saxophones’ (both bass and tenor) howls and honks, as well as hoary scratches and wails from her violin. But they gave readers and… More »