Vibes 2011 – Sunday, 4 p.m.

Dr. John and the Lower 911 just finished and, not surprisingly, they were terrific. The good doctor always surrounds himself with the top musicians from the New Orleans scene, which is loaded with

Vibes 2011 – Saturday, 10:30 p.m.

Elvis Costello was amazing. I know a lot of people that wish they were here, and all I can say is “You should’ve been.” He’s been touring with his Spinning Song Wheel, but that obviously wouldn’t work

Vibes 2011 – Saturday, 8:30 p.m.

Jam band moe. is wrapping its set and I have to say, I’m not impressed. Maybe I’m not enough of a fan of the jam-band scene to appreciate moe., but I just couldn’t get into it at all. It’s the first

Vibes 2011 – Saturday, 6:15 p.m.

One of the constants in the history of the Vibes is a performance by local favorite Deep Banana Blackout. The high-energy jam band entertained the sun-drenched crowd with 90 minutes of fiery funk, led

Vibes 2011 – Friday, 8:30 p.m.

The Levon Helm Band finished a while ago and it was heartening to see Helm doing some of the singing. He has had a lot of health issues related to his throat in recent years and was under doctor’s

Vibes 2011 – Friday, 6:30 p.m.

As if it wasn’t hot enough here, The Tedeschi Trucks Band put on a blistering set of Southern blues and soul. Tghis band is so good it demands your attention. Some alternative and college radio

Vibes 2011 – Friday, 4 p.m.

The great Taj Mahal Trio just wrapped their set and they were … well, great. Taj Mahal is one of the highlights for me every time he comes to the Vibes. Whether on guitar or banjo, the big man

Kid Cudi canceled

Just received this email concerning Sunday night’s non-Vibes concert in Bridgeport: Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Kid Cudi show at Webster Bank Arena has been canceled. Refunds available at