Please join me in celebrating the 100th Birthday of the extraordinary Betty Reid Soskin...
With the landscape ever-changing due to the COVID-19 Delta variant and its continued impact on the live concert industry, we are announcing that Bonnie's previously re-scheduled concerts in Modesto, CA and Reno, NV will be re-scheduled once again to March 2022 (a full two years after they were originally supposed to take place.)
We are rocked to the core to hear of the passing of our dear friend, bandmate and musical genius, Mike Finnigan. He fought his long illness with the same fearlessness and ferocity he brought to every part of his life. Our deepest condolences go out to Candy, Kelly, Bridget and all his family...(continued)
James Taylor shared the following message today regarding the upcoming Canadian Tour that Bonnie and her band were slated to support:
Winona LaDuke and Honor the Earth asked Bonnie to join the track "No More Pipeline Blues (On This Land Where We Belong)" and help raise awareness about the ongoing movement to Stop Line 3 (an oil pipeline that seeks to move tar sands oil from Alberta, Canada through Native lands in Minnesota and then snake down to the Gulf of Mexico.) Please watch the music video in the Rolling Stone article (https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-news/bonnie-raitt-indigo-gir
Tune in to "LOVE FOR WAVY" Celebrating Wavy Gravy's 85th Birthday! May 14-16, 2021. A virtual event featuring newly recorded songs, tributes and stories to honor our favorite clown. Bonnie and Jackson Browne recorded a song and special messages for Wavy (who has to be one of the most unique and compassionate individuals on the planet.) Check out seva.org/loveforwavy for details on how to watch the celebration.
Listen to Bonnie's conversation with Bay Area-Restaurateur Tanya Holland on her podcast, Tanya's Table.
Relive the most memorable moments from the Rock Hall induction stage. Listen to the heartfelt and honest speeches direct from the artists themselves on the new podcast, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Vault. Bonnie Raitt's induction was in 2000 amid a class that included performers Eric Clapton, Earth Wind & Fire and her good pal, James Taylor.
Bonnie's concert at the Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto, CA (with Special Guest Maia Sharp) has now been rescheduled, we hope for the last time, to Wednesday, November 17, 2021, at 7:30 pm.
Thursday Dec 10 at 8PM EST/ 5PM PSTStreaming at: arhoolie.org/anniversary
Some of us have been around long enough to remember the songwriter, Phil Ochs, a contemporary of Joan Baez and Bob Dylan, who in the 1960s was recording some of that tumultuous period's most pioneering protest music...
On the eve of John’s 74th birthday, I’m scrolling through precious memories of ourmany years together. Still so hard to believe I’ll never get to look across at him singing Angel with me again...(continued)