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  • December 27, 2018
    Uncovering Hidden Insights with Stop Making Sense Lighting Designer Beverly Emmons

    David Byrne and Beverly Emmons are both credited for the lighting design on Stop Making Sense, the legendary 1984 concert film featuring a live performance by Talking Heads. Directed by Jonathan Demme, Stop Making Sense was lauded by movie critics, from the late Roger Ebert saying that it represents “life being lived at a joyous high” to James Berardinelli saying Read More …

    December 20, 2018
    Now’s the Time to Expand Your Mind with Psychedelic Artist Johnathan Singer

                        Remember those jaw-dropping visuals during “Drums > Space” at the Grateful Dead 50th Anniversary Fare Thee Well shows? Johnathan Singer was one of the creative minds behind the magic. Today, Singer’s wizardry can be experienced with bands and artists like Dead & Company, Tipper, Alex and Allyson Grey, Shpongle, and Read More …

    10 Fantastic Black Crowes Videos to Get us Excited for New Years

    Happy birthday, to the soul-stirring, shape-shifting, cosmic rocker, Chris Robinson! To end 2018, The Cap will be treated to a double dose of As The Crow Flies with The Marcus King Band on December 30 and 31. Few nights are more magical than New Year’s Eve and As The Crow Flies will sprinkle their fairy dust on songs from The Read More …

    December 18, 2018
    10 Grateful Dead Quotes That Sum up Why We Keep Seeing Joe Russo’s Almost Dead

    Carrying on the music and magic of the Grateful Dead, all while adding their own special touch, Joe Russo’s Almost Dead is one of our favorite bands in the jam scene and beyond. But anyone who knows anything about the Grateful Dead knows it’s not only about the music, it’s about the community. It’s never just a show. It’s all Read More …

    December 17, 2018
    reCAP :: 2018.12.15 + 2018.12.16 :: Ween :: The Capitol Theatre

    Words by Kelley Lauginiger Photos by Scott Harris and Marc Millman Even though Ween’s birthplace of Philly kicked off their final run of 2018 this past Friday, their two-night stay Saturday and Sunday at The Capitol Theatre felt a lot like a homecoming. Both nights, devoted fans wrapped around the building over two hours before showtime swapping stickers, pins, stories, Read More …

    December 14, 2018
    reCAP :: 2018.12.08 :: David Crosby :: The Capitol Theatre

    Words by Jenny Rose Ferguson Photos by Scott Harris David Crosby and his new accomplices, “The Lighthouse Band,” finished off their six-week tour at none other than The Capitol Theatre. Crosby successfully avoided the typical reunion/solo tour formulaic set list– past hits restructured for a new band with scattered new pieces that tend to fall flat to modern listeners. Instead, Read More …

    December 11, 2018
    reCAP :: Blackberry Smoke :: 2018.12.07 :: The Capitol Theatre

    Words by Ryan Hall Photos by Geoff Tischman When I found out I was going to be writing a reCAP for the Blackberry Smoke show at the Capitol Theatre, I was excited to be sure. I’d heard a few of their songs – “Waiting for the Thunder” and “Nobody Gives a Damn” to name a couple. But honestly, I wasn’t Read More …

    December 10, 2018
    The Capitol Theatre and Pleasantville Music Festival’s Winter Fun and Summer Sun Giveaway
    December 6, 2018
    5 Reasons Why Jason Hann Makes Us Feel So Good, Proven By Science

    Drums — they’re good for your health! If you love music, you know how a great beat can improve your mood. Heavy-hitting percussionists like Jason Hann work their magic like musical doctors to enhance our physical and emotional health, boost our immune system, and produce feelings of pure euphoria! Attending a concert with The String Cheese Incident can provide these Read More …

    November 28, 2018
    The Journey of Radio Legend Jimmy Fink: From a Summer Job to a Lifetime in Radio

    Take a first-hand look as we dig into the career and experiences of broadcasting legend Jimmy Fink, and be sure to come out to his After 6 Holiday party at Garcia’s on December 7 with featured band Scars on 45! Doors open at 5PM! We spoke with Jimmy about his start in radio, his most compelling interviews, the origin of Read More …