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RIP Joe Cocker

RIP Joe Cocker

Saddened to hear about the passing of Joe Cocker this morning. May he rest in peace. This is from New Years Eve 2009.
Jam Central Station: Gov’t Mule – Dark Side of the Mule Review

Jam Central Station: Gov’t Mule – Dark Side of the Mule Review

The new Halloween tradition of adding cover songs (or a full set of covers) to a show can be risky business. You never quite know what you’re going to get. Different bands handle Halloween in different ways. For Gov’t Mule, their recent Halloween shows have included a full set of cover songs focused on one […]
Warren Haynes Looks Back On 20 Years Of Gov’t Mule + His ‘Unbelievable’ Time With The Allman Brothers

Warren Haynes Looks Back On 20 Years Of Gov’t Mule + His ‘Unbelievable’ Time With The Allman Brothers

20 years ago, Allman Brothers Band members Warren Haynes and Allen Woody wanted to have some fun outside of their regular day job and they formed Gov’t Mule. As Haynes recalls, they didn’t have any serious goals for the band when things first got rolling. “It was just a fun side project. We didn’t even […]
Warren Haynes: Working Like a Mule (via Elmore Magazine)

Warren Haynes: Working Like a Mule (via Elmore Magazine)

Gov’t Mule celebrate their 20th anniversary with a unique series of live albums and a nationwide tour By Gene Knapp A mule is, by definition, an animal bred to work, and that is exactly what Gov’t Mule does. With their 20th anniversary upon them, the group is now in the middle of releasing four multi-disc […]
JamBase Interview – Around The Horn With Warren Haynes

JamBase Interview – Around The Horn With Warren Haynes

When Warren Haynes is involved, there’s no time to waste — there’s simply too much to talk about with the man whenever we’re fortunate enough to grab his time. Following another epic Christmas Jam, and with Gov’t Mule’s New Year’s Eve shows and a tour with John Scofield coming up as part of a typically […]
Listen to New Track by Jazz Rock Icon John Scofield & Gov’t Mule ‘Devil Likes It Slow’

Listen to New Track by Jazz Rock Icon John Scofield & Gov’t Mule ‘Devil Likes It Slow’

Listen to New Track by Jazz Rock Icon John Scofield & Gov’t Mule ‘Devil Likes It Slow’ We have the exclusive on a new instrumental track that sees jazz rock legend John Scofield collaborate with Gov’t Mule. To celebrate their 20th anniversary, Gov’t Mule have teamed up with guitarist John Scofield, who has previously collaborated […]
Dec 18
Backseat Mafia Interview With Warren Haynes

Backseat Mafia Interview With Warren Haynes

Dec 18, 2014 Warren Haynes is one of those musicians that everyone that meets him holds in high esteem. Joining the reformed Allman Brothers Band in the 80s he’s built a formidable reputation and list of credits to his name, not least fronting Gov’t Mule since the mid 90s. 2014 has been Gov’t Mule’s 20th anniversary and January […]
Dec 18
UTG Interview: Warren Haynes Celebrates Two Decades of Gov’t Mule

UTG Interview: Warren Haynes Celebrates Two Decades of Gov’t Mule

Dec 18, 2014 There are few modern guitarists with as profound of a career as Gov’t Mule mastermind Warren Haynes. The 54-year-old North Carolina native has spent the majority of his lifetime showcasing his unique, unprecedented, soulful weaving of blues and rock songwriting. Outside of his own band, Haynes has played alongside the likes of The Allman Brothers […]
Dec 15
Dark Side of the Mule Out Now!

Dark Side of the Mule Out Now!

Dec 15, 2014 Release day is finally here! The 2008 Halloween Show from Boston’s Orpheum Theatre is now available in Deluxe CD/DVD, Double Vinyl, Standard CD and Digital Download versions. Dark Side of the Mule features 90 minutes of Pink Floyd covers and 3 hours of music and video. Download on iTunes Get it now from Amazon Create […]
Dec 12
Warren Haynes On New Gov’t Mule Live Releases + Life After the Allman Brothers

Warren Haynes On New Gov’t Mule Live Releases + Life After the Allman Brothers

Dec 12, 2014 Warren Haynes is celebrating Gov’t Mule‘s 20th anniversary the right way — by putting out a bunch of great music. The new releases are all either collaborations or covers, all of them live, of course. Out now are ‘Stoned Side of the Mule,’ featuring a set of Rolling Stones covers from Halloween 2009 and ‘Dark […]
Dec 12
Gov’t Mule to Perform Two Sets at Mountain Jam

Gov’t Mule to Perform Two Sets at Mountain Jam

Dec 12, 2014 Still riding high from the overwhelming success of last year’s 10th anniversary concert, Mountain Jam Festival organizers are taking the celebrated outdoor four-day event to a whole new level, announcing this week that The Black Keys are the Saturday, June 6th headliner for 2015. “Mountain Jam is known for presenting the most innovative and musically […]
Dec 10
Gov’t Mule covers Pink Floyd’s “Fearless” — watch at Consequence of Sound

Gov’t Mule covers Pink Floyd’s “Fearless” — watch at Consequence of Sound

Dec 10, 2014 This year, jam band titans Gov’t Mule celebrate 20 years as a band. To commemorate the occasion, they’ve launched an archival series, which officially kicks off on December 15th with the release of their 2008 Halloween performance of Pink Floyd covers. Dubbed Dark Side of the Mule, the package also includes a DVD of the […]
Dec 9
Billboard Exclusive: Gov’t Mule Premieres Cover of Pink Floyd’s ‘Time’ From New Live Album

Billboard Exclusive: Gov’t Mule Premieres Cover of Pink Floyd’s ‘Time’ From New Live Album

Dec 9, 2014 Southern jam rockers Gov’t Mule are celebrating their 20th anniversary and paying tribute to the legendary Pink Floyd with a brand-new covers album. Billboard is excited to present an exclusive sampling of Dark Side of the Mule. Check out Gov’t Mule’s live cover of “Time,” the fourth track from Pink Floyd’s landmark 1973 album Dark […]
Dec 9
Elmore Exclusive: Warren Haynes, Gov’t Mule Share Track From Upcoming Pink Floyd Covers Album

Elmore Exclusive: Warren Haynes, Gov’t Mule Share Track From Upcoming Pink Floyd Covers Album

Dec 9, 2014 Second of four new Gov’t Mule live releases now available for pre-sale; Haynes’ annual Christmas Jam set for this weekend With a fresh batch of shows and live album releases, Gov’t Mule is celebrating its 20th anniversary in style. Next up, on December 15, Warren Haynes and company will release Dark Side of the Mule, […]
Dec 9
Gov’t Mule Premiere “Spanish Moon” from New ‘Sco-Mule’ Album with John Scofield — Guitar World Exclusive

Gov’t Mule Premiere “Spanish Moon” from New ‘Sco-Mule’ Album with John Scofield — Guitar World Exclusive

Dec 9, 2014 On January 27, Gov’t Mule will release Sco-Mule, spotlighting two 1999 shows that the original trio of Warren Haynes, Allen Woody and Matt Abts played with jazz guitarist John Scofield. The Atlanta performances, which also featured keyboardist Dr. Dan Matrazzo, have been widely traded, discussed and revered by Mule fans for 15 years. The Mule […]
Dec 8
Warren Haynes Talks Allman Brothers, John Scofield and New Gov’t Mule Releases

Warren Haynes Talks Allman Brothers, John Scofield and New Gov’t Mule Releases

Dec 8, 2014 Why did it take so long to release this batch of Gov’t Mule records? They go back a ways – Sco-Mule was recorded in 1999. “That’s probably the biggest question of all: Why did Sco-Mule take so long to come out? The answer being that out initial plan was to release it a year, year […]
Dec 8
Warren Haynes JamBase Twitter Takeover

Warren Haynes JamBase Twitter Takeover

Dec 8, 2014 via JamBase.com For the first time in our history, we’re giving the keys to our Twitter account to a musician. And not just any musician. This Tuesday, December 9th, Warren Haynes will take over the JamBase Twitter account from 2:30- 3:30 p.m. ET. Tweet your questions to @JamBase with #AskWarrenHaynes and Warren will personally answer […]
Dec 3
2015 Sco-Mule Winter Tour!

2015 Sco-Mule Winter Tour!

Dec 3, 2014 We are pleased to announce the 2015 Sco-Mule Winter Tour featuring Gov’t Mule with special guest John Scofield. Pre-sale tickets for the tour will go on sale beginning next Tuesday, December 9th at 12pm local time. The public on sale will follow next Friday, December 12th at 10am local time. 2.18 at Moore Theatre in […]
Dec 2
Warren Haynes Talks Christmas Jam, New Year’s and 20 Years of Gov’t Mule

Warren Haynes Talks Christmas Jam, New Year’s and 20 Years of Gov’t Mule

Dec 2, 2014 Warren Haynes has had a busy year to say the least. The 54-year-old guitarist has spent much of 2014 celebrating the twentieth anniversary of his band Gov’t Mule with a tour that has crisscrossed the U.S. and hit the UK, Europe, Australia and Japan. In between touring with Mule, Haynes also managed to close the […]
Dec 2
Pre-Order Dark Side of the Mule on iTunes & Amazon

Pre-Order Dark Side of the Mule on iTunes & Amazon

Dec 2, 2014 Dark Side of the Mule features 90 minutes of Pink Floyd covers and 3 hours of music and video. Recorded on Halloween 2008 at the Orpheum Theatre in Boston, MA, the newly mixed and mastered live album will be available in a deluxe version (3 CD’s and 1 DVD capturing the full performance) along with a […]
Dec 1
Free Shipping For the Holidays

Free Shipping For the Holidays

Dec 1, 2014 Order by 3:00pm ET on December 17th for guaranteed Christmas delivery and receive FREE U.S. Shipping on orders over $100. ($4.99 shipping for orders over $50). Pre-Order Sco-Mule: http://bit.ly/SMPreMule Pre-Order Dark Side of the Mule: http://bit.ly/DSPreMule Gov’t Mule Holiday Gift Ideas: http://bit.ly/MuleGifts    

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