Author Profile for Jeff Modzelewski

May212017
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musicJam Central Station: Electric Forest Preview

What? One of the biggest EDM festivals of the year, combined with some awesome jam bands, located in beautiful northern...

May132017
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musicJam Central Station: Mountain Jam Music Festival Preview

What? 2017 will mark the 13th incarnation of Mountain Jam. What started as a 1 day celebration of Woodstock has...

May062017
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musicJam Central Station: Col. Bruce Hampton, Ret.

It’s nearly impossible to properly memorialize the life and music of Colonel Bruce Hampton. He was a staple in the...

Apr282017
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musicJam Central Station: EOTO

Jason Hann and Michael Travis have spent years recording and touring with String Cheese Incident. As far as jam bands...

Apr222017
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musicJam Central Station: Robert Randolph & The Family Band

Steel guitar virtuoso Robert Randolph and his Family Band’s rise to prominence didn’t come from the typical schedule of incessant...

Apr142017
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musicJam Central Station: Widespread Panic

Athens, Georgia has launched a number of prominent bands. REM and the B-52’s are probably the most well-known bands to...

Apr012017
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musicJam Central Station: Dark Star Jubilee Preview

What? Dark Star Orchestra’s annual festival! Over the past few years Dark Star Jubilee has become one of the annual...

Mar252017
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musicJam Central Station: A Live One

With Phish gearing up for their summer tour including a return to The Nutter Center in Dayton for the first...

Mar182017
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musicJam Central Station: Trampled by Turtles

Trampled by Turtles have been one of the fastest rising folk/bluegrass bands over the past few years. Since their release...

Mar112017
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musicJam Central Station: The Main Squeeze

The Main Squeeze are a band that needs to be seen to truly be appreciated. While they do a great...

Feb252017
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musicJam Central Station: Shpongle

For over 20 years, Simon Possford has been taking electronic music in new and exciting directions. He’s put himself on...

Feb182017
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musicJam Central Station: 2.18.16 – Michael Franti & Spearhead

The story and evolution of Michael Franti going from a mid-tier festival act to an artist moving in the mainstream...

Feb112017
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musicJam Central Station: The Ragbirds – 1.27.17 – The Beachland Tavern – Cleveland, OH

One of the benefits of following local and regional music is the opportunity to see your favorite bands on a...

Jan282017
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musicJam Central Station: The Allman Brothers

The Allman Brothers Band are the very picture of perseverance. Duane and Gregg Allman had already been trying to make...

Jan202017
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musicJam Central Station: Greensky Bluegrass – 1.11.17 – House of Blues – Cleveland, OH

Greensky Bluegrass opened their 2017 touring schedule with a show in Cleveland last week. The band pulled in a great...

Jan142017
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musicJam Central Station: Dispatch

“The biggest band nobody’s ever heard of” is a pretty odd way to describe a group. But, in the case...

Jan072017
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musicJam Central Station: Clutch – 12.31.16 – The Agora Theatre – Cleveland, OH

Despite seeing hundreds of shows throughout my life, I have surprisingly never gone to a New Years Eve show. It...

Dec172016
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musicJam Central Station: Main Squeeze – 12.14.16 – The Beachland Ballroom – Cleveland, OH

I don’t know why The Main Squeeze insists on coming through Cleveland on cold, snowy winter weeknights, but they do...

Dec102016
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musicJam Central Station: Greensky Bluegrass – Shouted, Written Down, and Quoted Review

Greensky Bluegrass has spent the past decade rising to be part of the cream of the modern bluegrass crop. Not...

Dec032016
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musicJam Central Station: Sharon Jones

While funk and soul have seen a resurgence recently, and the genres continue to be heavily embraced in the jam...