Voodoo Dead Kicks Off In DC With Oteil, Jeff Chimenti, Steve Kimock, Jackie Greene, & More [Audio/Video]

first_imgAny Grateful Dead fan who has visited New Orleans Jazz Fest knows Voodoo Dead, the annual late night show that mixes New Orleans influences with Grateful Dead music. This year, an elite group of all-star musicians are taking Voodoo Dead to the Northeast as part of a four-night run that hits venues in Washington DC, New York, and the Philadelphia area.Last night began the tour with Steve Kimock and Jackie Greene on guitars, Oteil Burbridge on bass, Jeff Chimenti on keys and Wally Ingram on the drums at The Hamilton in Washington, D.C. NOLA guitarist/vocalist Papa Mali was also on deck to sit in on a few favorites.Thanks to taper Alex Leary, you can listen to the full show below:Furthermore, YouTube user Tom Libera was on site to record some video.Big Railroad BluesBerthaCassidy > New Speedway BoogieI Know You RiderVoodoo Dead returns to The Hamilton tonight, before heading on to Irving Plaza in New York, NY on February 10th and the Ardmore Music Hall in Ardmore, PA on February 11th.Setlist: Voodoo Dead | The Hamilton | Washington D.C. | 2/8/17Philadelphia Mambo, Big Railroad Blues (JGe), Bertha* (JGe on keys w/ JC), That’s What Love Will Make You Do* (JGe) > Cassidy* (JGe) > New Speedway Boogie* (PM) > I Know You Rider* (PM)Encore: I Shall Be Released (JGe)* – w/ Papa Mali[H/T JamBase]last_img read more

Former Black Stars players to participate in ‘Accra Works Out’ on Saturday

first_imgAhead of this Saturday’s monthly physical exercise’Accra Works Out’ former Black Stars players CK Akunnor and Augustine Arhinful  have confirmed their participation.This means regular participant Stephen Appiah, Akunnor and Arhinful  will be joined by the executives and members of the Chartered Institute of Marketing for the November edition of the event  at the Accra sports stadium.“We are pleased to announce that three of Ghana’s finest ex-footballers, C.K. Akunnor, Stephen Appiah and Augustine Arhinful have agreed to join us on Saturday as we take participants through the work out”, the Organizers revealed.Apart from Appiah who was part of the October edition, Akunnor and Arhinful will be participating for the very first time.Participants will again get the rare opportunity to take memorable pictures with the former Black Stars players as well as all the other football icons who will be in attendance.They will be treated to good music, free health screening as well as free healthy food after the exercise.last_img read more