News Bites: New Music on Old School Nintendo, The Last Waltz @ Fitzgerald's, Jerry = The Steve Jobs Of Rock, More

I was recently turned on to Fort Atlantic by a friend.  Turns out they are releasing their new album on  modded NES cartridge

A big screen showing of Martin Scorcese's seminal Band Documentary The Last Waltz will go down at Fitzgerald's in Berwyn on May 3.  There will also be an additional 30 minutes of Levon-centri documentary footage

A very nice review of a Chicago centric triple bill last Friday at the Metro headlined by the rising JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound

Congratulations Bob Dylan -- who will receive the Presidential Medal Of Freedom -- damn straight?

Was Jerry Garcia the Steve Jobs of Rock-and-roll?

This video was used to introduce Umphrey's McGee last Friday at UMBowl III at the Park West.  Pretty slick Almost Famous parody.  Word has it that those shirts were for sale at the merch stand, so keep an eye out if your interested.

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