Jefferson Theater

The Infamous Stringdusters
Published on Apr 11th, 2010
1 comments Acclaimed and energetic young sextet with sporadic rock and country influences and a tendency toward progressive and nontraditional twists on acoustic bluegrass. The Infamous Stringdusters -...
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings
Published on Mar 29th, 2010
1 comments It's been scarcely six months since Sharon Jones christened the Jefferson with their last blowout, but this will almost certainly sell out nonetheless, and given that they'll have their new album...
Corey Smith
Published on Mar 28th, 2010
0 comments Independent country-rock sensation (and, as a result, self-made multimillionaire) Corey Smith has a calling card song called "Twenty One" which is an ode to youth, thus making its striking...
Robert Earl Keen
Published on Mar 21st, 2010
1 comments Gruff old-soul Texas country songwriter.
Perpetual Groove
Published on Mar 21st, 2010
0 comments Yikes. With a name that dumb, they're lucky we're even willing to print those words here at all. That's all you're going to get, guys.
The Band Of Heathens
Published on Mar 21st, 2010
0 comments Americana and roots-rock. Bluegrass-rockers 6 Day Bender open. 6 Day Bender - Kick Out The Fire 6 Day Bender - Devil Lets You Dance 6 Day Bender
Published on Mar 3rd, 2010
0 comments Hometown pop-rockers
The Easy Star All Stars
Published on Mar 3rd, 2010
0 comments The house band for Easy Star Records sprinkles some original tunes in along their bread-and-butter reggae rock covers (Radiohead = Radiodread, Floyd = Dub Side Of The Moon, etc), which actually...
Badfish and Scotty Don't
Published on Mar 3rd, 2010
0 comments All the hubbub over the recent Sublime sort-of reunion (important gotchas here include the deceased frontman and the legal injunction championed by his estate which attempted to block them from...
White Rabbits
Published on Mar 3rd, 2010
0 comments These dual-drummer indie rockers started with tropical flourishes derived from ska and calypso on their 2007 breakout Fort Nightly, but moved in a more straightforward guitar-oriented direction...
We Are Scientists
Published on Mar 3rd, 2010
0 comments Indie rock. Drink Up Buttercup opens. Drink Up Buttercup - Mr Pie Eyes Drink Up Buttercup - Gods And Gentlemen
James Otto
Published on Mar 1st, 2010
0 comments Country songwriter in satellite orbit around Gretchen Wilson, Big and Rich, and most amusingly Cowboy Troy, who we frankly can't believe is still even marginally operational five years after "I Play...
Baaba Seth
Published on Feb 15th, 2010
2 comments The popular local worldbeat band of yesteryear reunites again to play the newly rebooted Jefferson, at which they first performed back in 1995. Beleza Brasil opens with Latin jazz and samba fused...
Joanna Newsom
Published on Feb 1st, 2010
0 comments What a stunning curiosity Joanna Newsom is; hard to believe Devendra is the one who ended up as the figurehead of "freak folk" when she's up there with a harp, right? But acclaimed records like...
Published on Feb 1st, 2010
0 comments UNCLE! After spending far too long trying to figure out just what the hell this guy is blabbing on about in all those ubiquitous lines about open-sourced social experimentation or whatever, we're...
The Disco Biscuits
Published on Feb 1st, 2010
0 comments These Biscuits from the future are more or less the archetype for all the jamband electronica that's out there these days, sort of like Phish with perpetually stuttering keyboards and a tendency...
Ben Folds
Published on Feb 1st, 2010
1 comments Nasal-voiced pop-rock songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ben Folds helmed Chapel Hill alt-rock band Ben Folds Five (actually a trio) until their dissolution around 2000, after which Folds...
Published on Feb 1st, 2010
0 comments Led Zeppelin tribute band
Trey Anastasio
Published on Feb 1st, 2010
1 comments The lazy approach when talking about Trey solo (or for that matter any of the Phish guys, or their followers, and on and on until we're back at four minute pop) is probably to make some comment...
Mike Gordon
Published on Feb 1st, 2010
0 comments Phish bassist goes solo.