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  • October 27, 2017
    7 of the Best Reasons to be Grateful for Tapers

    Words by: Olivia Viana The Grateful Dead have one of the most devoted fanbases ever, and we’re going to say that the most influential members of this fanbase are the tapers. These fellow Deadheads went to as many concerts as they could to record live performances, as well as to help capture the life and improvisational wizardry of the Grateful Read More …

    October 26, 2017
    reCAP :: Portugal. The Man w/ Lido and Maybird :: 2017.10.24

    Words by Jon Chattman Photos by Andrew Scott Blackstein It was fitting Portugal. The Man took the stage on the first night of the World Series on Oct. 22 at The Cap. To put it mildly, they came out swinging and knocked every song out the proverbial park. They started off with a pitch perfect jam of Metallica’s iconic “For Read More …

    October 25, 2017
    Don’t Tell Me This Town Ain’t Got No Soul: The Vibrant Palette of West End Blend

    Hailing from the West End of Hartford, CT, West End Blend comes to Garcia’s at The Cap on Thursday, November 2. Led by the fearless Erica T. Bryan, West End Blend’s dynamic performance and electrifying chemistry on stage will surely grab you by your soul. The “Blend” will make their debut at Garcia’s for an evening of good vibes and Read More …

    October 24, 2017
    Phil Lesh “Cap-o-Lantern” Pumpkin Carving Contest

    Look out, look out, The Candyman! The Capitol Theatre wants you to show off your creativity and transform an ordinary pumpkin into a masterpiece. Get those carving tools ready, creative juices flowing, and let your imagination run free. Your pumpkin must be at least 15lbs and all pumpkins must be received on Tuesday, October 31 by 5PM. Leave your pumpkin Read More …

    October 23, 2017
    Why Now is the Best Time Ever to see The Jauntee

    The Jauntee’s jamband vibes have been owning stages all over the country, and they’re making their debut at Garcia’s on November 26! Coming from Boston, the New England natives have gotten audiences hooked to their sound, both in the local area and beyond. We were able to talk with drummer Scott Ferber about their music and how they never fail Read More …

    October 20, 2017
    20 of the Most Inspiring Tom Petty Quotes That Will Motivate You to Live Life to the Fullest

    Rock ‘n’ roll legend Tom Petty passed away on October 2, 2017, and it came as another shock to the world of music. Through his iconic works, he’s left the world with an incredibly legacy. In honor of his birthday, below are some of our favorite quotes that help us live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive. Read More …

    October 17, 2017
    reCAP :: Modest Mouse w/ Mimicking Birds :: 2017.10.13 & 10.14

    Words by Jon Chattman & John William Mabery Photos by Marc Millman & Andrew Scott Blackstein Friday, 2017.10.13 Modest Mouse opened the first of two sold-out shows at The Cap on Oct. 13 with an interesting choice: their dreamy ballad “Strangers to Ourselves,” the self-titled track off their last album. Following a pitch perfect rendition of that slow-moving track, they Read More …

    October 16, 2017
    Here’s Some of the Best Bob Weir Moments at The Cap

    Happy 70th birthday, Bob Weir! Bob Weir has played The Cap 31 times, 18 times with the Grateful Dead from 1970 – 1971 alone, and 13 times since our reopening in 2012. Last year, we had the honor of celebrating Weir’s 69th birthday, and it was truly an exceptionally special experience in many ways. Bob Weir, you’ve influenced our lives Read More …

    October 13, 2017
    The Littlest Things Make The Biggest Noises: Tracking Down The Alpaca Gnomes

    The Alpaca Gnomes are a 7 piece original rock/folk band coming to Garcia’s on Thursday, October 19. Their goal is to spread happiness and inspire others to do the same. We tracked down the Gnomes and asked them a few questions before their show. Check it out and get to the show early for Meadowhawks, who have created their own Read More …

    10 Reasons Why You Need to Be in the Crowd at 311

    Words by: Alexandra Miguel There aren’t many bands that bring the amount of energy and enthusiasm to their shows like 311. Groovy tunes, glorious vibes, and inspiring lyrics – this band knows how to keep their fans happy! Is 311 worth seeing live? Yes! But don’t take our word for it, hear it from the fans. 1. “Trust me when Read More …