Finally something from an official (post 2000) “Lillywhite Session” has made it to the air! Dave Matthews debuted a new Dave Matthews Band song, titled Mercy on Late night with Jimmy Fallon on April 25th, 2012. Enjoy the video!
The Dave Matthews Band fan community has been abuzz about the Phillip Phillips Dave Matthews mannerisms on American Idol. Here are a few clips including Phil Phillips lesser seen solo performance where his Dave-esque´ dancing and facial expressions show how much of an influence Dave Matthews has been to his budding musical career. After a few performances, and following Phillips’ cover performance of “In the Air Tonight” (originally by Phil Collins), Judge Randy Jackson mentioned that Phillips reminds him of Dave. A few weeks later, Phillip Phillips covered the Dave Matthews Band song, ‘The Stone.’ Phillips Phillips’ raw talent carried him to be the winner of American Idol in 2012. Dave Matthews commented in an interview that he had not seen Phillip Phillips perform, and joked about Phillips imitating him. Dave said, “I wouldn’t imagine that imitating me would bring any quality of popularity, but that’s OK if it does.”Read the rest of this entry »
Dave Matthews’ voice sounded amazing last night at the cathedral-like United Palace Theatre in New York City, where the acoustics in the building were off the meter. Enjoy this video of Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds performing I’ll Back You Up from the November 18, 2011 show.
Here we have a sneak peak of the Dave and Tim poster for tonight’s (11/18/2011) United Palace Theatre concert. The Methane Studios poster illustrates a guitar case in an open position with the New York City Skyline growing out.
In this vintage video from 2009, Rashawn Ross jumps in and sings vocals during Robert Randolph’s “Golddigger interpolation” within Louisiana Bauou. Dave Matthews and Robert Randolph finished the song as Randolph smirkingly took part Dave’s last verse. Enjoy the video!
A few years back, Dave Matthews, Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer band covered Neil Young’s Heart of Gold at the concert for Katrina at Madison Square Garden. Great video and awesome song. This is must see for those who may have missed it.