CHRIS THILE

 

BIO: The three members of Nickel Creek met in Carlsbad, California at That Pizza Place in 1989, listening to weekly bluegrass shows with their parents. Soon they were taking lessons and then playing festiv... (read more...)

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The Celebrity Series of Boston Announces 2014-2015 SeasonThe Celebrity Series of Boston Announces 2014-2015 Season
April 16, 2014

The Celebrity Series of Boston announced its 2014-2015 season today, marking 76 years of bringing the world's greatest performing artists to Boston. The season opens on Sunday, October 5, 2014 with It... (more...)


Gabriel Kahane Set to Release 'The Ambassador' 6/3 via Sony MusicGabriel Kahane Set to Release 'The Ambassador' 6/3 via Sony Music
April 15, 2014

From Die Hard to the architecture of Richard Neutra and R.M. Schindler, from Blade Runner to the fiction of James M. Cain and Raymond Chandler, and from fires, riots, and earthquakes to the lives of s... (more...)


Dierks Bentley, Kix Brooks, Punch Brothers & More Set for St. Regis Big Stars, Bright Nights this SummerDierks Bentley, Kix Brooks, Punch Brothers & More Set for St. Regis Big Stars, Bright Nights this Summer
April 03, 2014

Park City Institute celebrates its 11th summer of presenting the St. Regis Big Stars, Bright Nights concert series at Deer Valley Resort with ten, powerhouse concerts: The Bacon Brothers (June 28), Pu... (more...)


The Lone Bellow and Guest Aoife O'Donovan Perform at the Capitol Theatre TonightThe Lone Bellow and Guest Aoife O'Donovan Perform at the Capitol Theatre Tonight
April 03, 2014

CapLive and the historic Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center in downtown York welcome The Lone Bellow, with Special Guest Aoife O'Donovan, to the Capitol Theatre tonight, April 3, at 8:00 p.m. The L... (more...)


Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge to Play Bridge Street Live, 4/11Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge to Play Bridge Street Live, 4/11
March 26, 2014

Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge (Punch Brothers) wtith special guest Aoife O'Donovan will perform at Bridge Street Live on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 8:00 PM. Tickets are $22 GA, $32 VIP, and available at... (more...)


Punch Brothers Coming to Jorgensen, 3/29Punch Brothers Coming to Jorgensen, 3/29
March 21, 2014

Back by popular demand, Punch Brothers, the astonishing, otherworldly string band quintet featured on the soundtrack of the Coen Brothers' film Inside Llewyn Davis, will play Jorgensen Center for the ... (more...)


The Lone Bellow and Guest Aoife O'Donovan to Perform at the Capitol Theatre, 4/3; Tickets Now on SaleThe Lone Bellow and Guest Aoife O'Donovan to Perform at the Capitol Theatre, 4/3; Tickets Now on Sale
February 18, 2014

CapLive and the historic Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center in downtown York welcome The Lone Bellow, with Special Guest Aoife O'Donovan, to the Capitol Theatre on Thursday, April 3, at 8:00 p.m. T... (more...)


The Lone Bellow with Aoife O'Donovan to Perform at Capitol Theatre, 4/3The Lone Bellow with Aoife O'Donovan to Perform at Capitol Theatre, 4/3
February 18, 2014

CapLive and the historic Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center in downtown York welcome The Lone Bellow, with Special Guest Aoife O'Donovan, to the Capitol Theatre on Thursday, April 3, at 8:00 p.m. T... (more...)


CAPA Hosts An Evening of Bluegrass with Pikelny, Sutton, Bulla, Bales and Cobb TonightCAPA Hosts An Evening of Bluegrass with Pikelny, Sutton, Bulla, Bales and Cobb Tonight
October 22, 2013

An Evening of Bluegrass with Noam Pikelny (banjo), Bryan Sutton (guitar), Jesse Cobb (mandolin), Barry Bales (bass), and Luke Bulla (fiddle), marks a historic collaboration between five of the most ce... (more...)


MacArthur Fellow Chris Thile Plays Columbus' Southern Theatre TodayMacArthur Fellow Chris Thile Plays Columbus' Southern Theatre Today
October 14, 2013

CAPA presents Chris Thile at the Southern Theatre (21 E. Main St.) tonight, October 14, at 8 pm. Tickets are $30 at the CAPA Ticket Center(39 E. State St.), all Ticketmaster outlets, and www.ticketmas... (more...)


Mandolin Virtuoso Chris Thile to Play Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, 11/2Mandolin Virtuoso Chris Thile to Play Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, 11/2
October 07, 2013

GRAMMY Award-winning mandolinist Chris Thile returns to Atlanta Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 8 p.m. for a sold-out show as part of Emory University's 2013-2014 Flora Glenn Candler Concert Series. (more...)


CAPA to Host An Evening of Bluegrass with Pikelny, Sutton, Bulla, Bales, & Cobb, 10/22CAPA to Host An Evening of Bluegrass with Pikelny, Sutton, Bulla, Bales, & Cobb, 10/22
September 25, 2013

An Evening of Bluegrass with Noam Pikelny (banjo), Bryan Sutton (guitar), Jesse Cobb (mandolin), Barry Bales (bass), and Luke Bulla (fiddle), marks a historic collaboration between five of the most ce... (more...)


MacArthur Fellow Chris Thile to Play Columbus' Southern Theatre, 10/14MacArthur Fellow Chris Thile to Play Columbus' Southern Theatre, 10/14
September 12, 2013

Mandolin virtuoso and composer Chris Thile, a multiple-Grammy Award winner and a MacArthur Fellow, has long been known as an audacious improviser and a tireless collaborator whose work has incorporate... (more...)


TANGO CONEXION, Steve Kazee, Tex Allen Sextet and More Set for Birdland, Aug 2013TANGO CONEXION, Steve Kazee, Tex Allen Sextet and More Set for Birdland, Aug 2013
August 01, 2013

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its August 2013 schedule, featuring: Pablo Ziegler's 'Tango Conexion,' Billy Hart Quartet, Trio 3, Joey DeFrancesco with the City Rhythm Orchestra, Charlie Parker Bir... (more...)


TANGO CONEXION, Steve Kazee, Tex Allen Sextet and More Set for Birdland, Aug 2013TANGO CONEXION, Steve Kazee, Tex Allen Sextet and More Set for Birdland, Aug 2013
July 15, 2013

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its August 2013 schedule, featuring: Pablo Ziegler's 'Tango Conexion,' Billy Hart Quartet, Trio 3, Joey DeFrancesco with the City Rhythm Orchestra, Charlie Parker Bir... (more...)


Patti LuPone, Kristin Chenoweth, Jon Batiste and More Set for Carnegie Hall's 2013-2014 Pops SeasonPatti LuPone, Kristin Chenoweth, Jon Batiste and More Set for Carnegie Hall's 2013-2014 Pops Season
June 12, 2013

Though summer is just around the corner, we are looking ahead in anticipation to the start of Carnegie Hall's 2013-2014 season this fall. Listed below are jazz, pop, folk, and world music highlights a... (more...)


HOW TO GROW A BAND Releases Today on Digital DownloadHOW TO GROW A BAND Releases Today on Digital Download
April 23, 2013

Following its critically praised theatrical release, Mark Meatto's (The Ambassador) HOW TO GROW A BAND releases today across digital platforms. Filmed with uncommon access, HOW TO GROW A BAND chronicl... (more...)


Lincoln Center Welcomes Lindsay Mendez and Marco Paguia in AMERICAN SONGBOOK IN THE PENTHOUSE, 3/29-30Lincoln Center Welcomes Lindsay Mendez and Marco Paguia in AMERICAN SONGBOOK IN THE PENTHOUSE, 3/29-30
March 29, 2013

Now in its 15th season, Lincoln Center's acclaimed series American Songbook celebrates the best in American singing and songwriting with a new chapter in the Songbook story: 'American Songbook in the ... (more...)


Lincoln Center to Welcome Lindsay Mendez and Marco Paguia in AMERICAN SONGBOOK IN THE PENTHOUSE, 3/29-30Lincoln Center to Welcome Lindsay Mendez and Marco Paguia in AMERICAN SONGBOOK IN THE PENTHOUSE, 3/29-30
February 21, 2013

Now in its 15th season, Lincoln Center's acclaimed series American Songbook celebrates the best in American singing and songwriting with a new chapter in the Songbook story: 'American Songbook in the ... (more...)


The Black Keys, Rihanna Take Home Pre-Telecast GRAMMY AWARDS; All the Winners HereThe Black Keys, Rihanna Take Home Pre-Telecast GRAMMY AWARDS; All the Winners Here
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Beginning at 4 p.m., three hours before the main awards show, the pre-telecast ceremony announced awards in 70 additional categories, including Best Musical Theater Album. In other theatre-related new... (more...)


The Civil Wars, Punch Brothers Set for Austin City Limits Tonight, 11/3The Civil Wars, Punch Brothers Set for Austin City Limits Tonight, 11/3
November 03, 2012

It's a night of great chemistry as Austin City Limits (ACL) presents new American acoustic music in a double-bill with The Civil Wars and Punch Brothers. The brand new episode airs tonight, November 3... (more...)


The Civil Wars, Punch Brothers Set for Austin City Limits, 11/3The Civil Wars, Punch Brothers Set for Austin City Limits, 11/3
November 01, 2012

It's a night of great chemistry as Austin City Limits (ACL) presents new American acoustic music in a double-bill with The Civil Wars and Punch Brothers. The brand new episode airs Saturday, November ... (more...)


Hot Buttered Rum Plays the Fox Theatre Tonight, 10/11Hot Buttered Rum Plays the Fox Theatre Tonight, 10/11
October 11, 2012

Z2 Entertainment presents Hot Buttered Rum at the Fox Theatre tonight, October 11th. Tickets are now on sale for $13.00 in advance and $16.00 day of show. (more...)


Mary Chapin Carpenter Launches Jorgensen Season, 9/15Mary Chapin Carpenter Launches Jorgensen Season, 9/15
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Grammy-winner Mary Chapin Carpenter has played the White House, the Superbowl, the World Series and the Grand Ole Opry. On Sept. 15, she'll play Jorgensen on the University of Connecticut campus. (more...)


2012 Adelaide International Guitar Festival Kicks Off Today, Aug 92012 Adelaide International Guitar Festival Kicks Off Today, Aug 9
August 09, 2012

The 2012 Adelaide International Guitar Festival will run over four consecutive jam-packed days from today, 9 to 12 August, boasting 88 musicians - some of the world's leading guitarists - across 42 ev... (more...)







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