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Matt & Jorgen Release New Planet of the Abts Single, ‘Down For the Count’

Matt & Jorgen Release New Planet of the Abts Single, ‘Down For the Count’

Despite the steady stream of archival Mule releases, Matt & Jorgen have been hard at work on an album of their own. The second Planet of the Abts record, “All Things the Valley,” has been finished and is slated for a June 2015 release. Here’s the video for the first single, Down For the Count, […]
Gov’t Mule & Toots Hibbert Share A Reggae Radiohead Cover

Gov’t Mule & Toots Hibbert Share A Reggae Radiohead Cover

By Tom Breihan / March 26, 2015 Stereogum.com Jam-band Radiohead covers are practically a genre unto themselves, and here’s an especially weird one. In 2006, Gov’t Mule, the Southern-rock jam band founded by a couple of Allman Brothers sidemen, played an all-reggae show at New York’s Beacon Theatre. The reggae legend and Toots & The […]
Hard Road: Gov’t Mule Meets Toots Hibbert on “Dub Side of the Mule”

Hard Road: Gov’t Mule Meets Toots Hibbert on “Dub Side of the Mule”

Jam band and festival crowds love reggae, and generally want way more than what they get in this department. The Grateful Dead, the pioneers of the field, and Phish both incorporated reggae into their sets early on, though this is not a widely known facet of either’s repertoire. While the Allman Brothers aren’t known for […]
Pre-Order Dub Side of the Mule on iTunes & Amazon

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

Dub Side of the Mule is now available for pre-order on iTunes and Amazon. Have it delivered right your inbox on April 7th! Recorded during Mule’s fabled New Year Eve 2006 performance at the Beacon Theatre in New York City, the show features three-plus hours of Mule standards and covers, including a 1-hour reggae/blues set […]
Warren Haynes, 7 others named to N.C. Music Hall of Fame

Warren Haynes, 7 others named to N.C. Music Hall of Fame

KANNAPOLIS – Warren Haynes will be among eight inductees this year into the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will be held Oct. 15 at the historic Gem Theater in Kannapolis, and is open to the public. VIP and general admission tickets will go on sale early this summer at the North […]
Listen to ‘Let Down’ – Gov’t Mule ft. Toots Hibbert

Listen to ‘Let Down’ – Gov’t Mule ft. Toots Hibbert

In case you missed it yesterday, you can now stream “Let Down” from Dub Side of the Mule. The new Gov’t Mule track features Toots Hibbert of Toots and the Maytals live from their fabled New Year’s Eve 2006 performance at the Beacon Theatre in New York City. The show features three-plus hours of Mule […]
Mar 19
Song Premiere: Gov’t Mule “Let Down” (from Dub Side of The Mule)

Song Premiere: Gov’t Mule “Let Down” (from Dub Side of The Mule)

Mar 19, 2015 via Relix As Gov’t Mule celebrates its 20th anniversary, the group is releasing a series of archival live albums (we explore these topics in our feature article, “Gov’t Mule’s Side Ways”). Next up is Dub Side of the Mule which is due out on April 7. Recorded during the group’s 2006 New Year’s Eve show, […]
Mar 18
Gov’t Mule Confirmed for Lockn’ Festival

Gov’t Mule Confirmed for Lockn’ Festival

Mar 18, 2015 We’re heading back to Arrington, VA for the 2015 Lockn’ Festival. Gov’t Mule will be playing two sets September 10-13th at the Oak Ridge Farm. Tickets are on sale now at LocknFestival.com.
Mar 16
Fan Photo Gallery

Fan Photo Gallery

Mar 16, 2015 We want to see your Gov’t Mule show photos, license plates, tattoos, merch collection, selfies with Warren and whatever other Mule pics you have on your phone. Instagram, Tweet, and/or Facebook your Gov’t Mule pictures with #WheresMyMule and your photos could be added to the new fan gallery located at Mule.net/Wheres-My-Mule Don’t forget to follow Gov’t Mule on […]
Mar 11
Elmore Magazine Live Show Reviews

Elmore Magazine Live Show Reviews

Mar 11, 2015 Gov’t Mule Featuring John Scofield The Riviera Theatre / Chicago, IL by Mandy Pichler With the venue’s heater broken on yet another glacially cold evening, the Riv was showing all of its 98 years of age. However, Gov’t Mule–celebrating its 20th anniversary–and their 64-year-old tour partner, John Scofield showed absolutely no signs of age. From […]
Mar 11
Record Store Day Exclusive: Stoned Side of the Mule Vol. 2

Record Store Day Exclusive: Stoned Side of the Mule Vol. 2

Mar 11, 2015 Gov’t Mule will release Stoned Side of the Mule Vol. 2 as a Record Store Day Exclusive on April 18, 2015. The second, and final, installment in the series of exclusive vinyl releases features the remaining Rolling Stones Covers from its fabled Halloween 2009 performance at the Tower Theater outside of Philadelphia. Find a participating record […]
Mar 10
A Relix Conversation with Warren Haynes and John Scofield

A Relix Conversation with Warren Haynes and John Scofield

Mar 10, 2015 Back in 1999, John Scofield joined Gov’t Mule for two nights in Georgia. The aptly-titled new archival release Sco-Mule presents highlights from these performances. Starting on February 18, Scofield and Gov’t Mule will return to the stage together for a month-long national tour. In the debut of the Relix Conversation series, Warren Haynes and John […]
Mar 9
Artist Direct Interview: Warren Haynes of Gov’t Mule

Artist Direct Interview: Warren Haynes of Gov’t Mule

Mar 9, 2015 Rick Florino, Artist Direct After all these years, gigs, and albums, Gov’t Mule continues to progress. That’s the mark of a legendary band, when you never stop evolving, while maintaining the core of what makes you who you are. The group’s collaboration with John Scofield, Sco-Mule, builds an undeniable crossroads between Gov’t Mule’s incendiary blues […]
Mar 9
Stream Sco-Mule Live from the Capitol Theatre

Stream Sco-Mule Live from the Capitol Theatre

Mar 9, 2015 For those of you unable to catch a show on this tour (or for those who need a little more), we are happy to announce that we will be webcasting the final two shows of the Sco-Mule Tour live from the gorgeous Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY on Friday, March 13th and Saturday, March […]
Mar 9
The Morning Call Review: Gov’t Mule and John Scofield at Stroudsburg’s Sherman Theater is just what you expected — and more

The Morning Call Review: Gov’t Mule and John Scofield at Stroudsburg’s Sherman Theater is just what you expected — and more

Mar 9, 2015 John J Moser, The Morning Call It should be no surprise what happens when you put together the band Gov’t Mule, led by jam-schooled former Allman Brother guitarist Warren Haynes, and famed jazz-rock guitarist John Scofield. The January release of “Sco-Mule,” a disc of their 1999 Atlanta concert collaborations, documented it. And the pairing’s concert […]
Mar 6
Warren Haynes’ Mule is kickin’ it old school

Warren Haynes’ Mule is kickin’ it old school

Mar 6, 2015 Warren Haynes has made a career out of dipping into the past to move forward. Haynes spent 25 years with the Allman Brothers Band, romping through their classic catalog while adding new gems. The singer/guitar god toured with members of the Grateful Dead and rearranged Jerry Garcia standards for orchestras, including the Boston Pops last […]
Mar 6
Gov’t Mule, guitarist John Scofield teaming up to share improvisation with Paramount audience

Gov’t Mule, guitarist John Scofield teaming up to share improvisation with Paramount audience

Mar 6, 2015 Jane Dunlap Norris, Daily Progress In Georgia, in late September 1999, the versatile rockers of Gov’t Mule and jazz guitarist and composer John Scofield dazzled listeners with a couple of shows filled with genre-bending collaborations. On Friday night, audiences at the Paramount Theater will get to sample the sonic cocktail for themselves. Gov’t Mule and […]
Mar 3
Gov’t Mule With John Scofield At The Ogden Theatre

Gov’t Mule With John Scofield At The Ogden Theatre

Mar 3, 2015 By Geoff Anderson, All About Jazz A jazz guy plays with a heavy rock band? That would be the superficial description of Sco-Mule. A deeper examination shows that John Scofield and Gov’t Mule’s Warren Haynes are twin brothers of different mothers. Each possesses a yearning, restless soul, constantly seeking new musical forms and combinations. Each […]
Feb 26
Dub Side of the Mule Pre-Orders Now Available

Dub Side of the Mule Pre-Orders Now Available

Feb 26, 2015 Recorded during Mule’s fabled New Year Eve 2006 performance at the Beacon Theatre in New York City, Dub Side of the Mule features three-plus hours of Mule standards and covers, including a 1-hour reggae/R&B set featuring Toots Hibbert, the legendary founder of Toots & The Maytals. The album also includes special appearances by Gregg Allman […]
Feb 26
Watch Gov’t Mule Jam With Toots Hibbert on ‘Pressure Drop’ – Ultimate Classic Rock Exclusive Premiere

Watch Gov’t Mule Jam With Toots Hibbert on ‘Pressure Drop’ – Ultimate Classic Rock Exclusive Premiere

Feb 26, 2015 Gov’t Mule offer fans a sneak peek from their upcoming Dub Side of the Mule project with this exclusive premiere of “Pressure Drop,” featuring the legendary Toots Hibbert of Toots & the Maytals. Dub Side of the Mule, out April 7, was recorded during the band’s New Year’s Eve 2006 performance at the Beacon Theatre […]
Feb 25
Gov’t Mule, John Scofield at the Ogden Theatre in Denver via Reverb

Gov’t Mule, John Scofield at the Ogden Theatre in Denver via Reverb

Feb 25, 2015 In 1999, jazz giant John Scofield joined Gov’t Mule in Atlanta for a pair of shows that would become the stuff of legend. Sixteen years later, recordings from that night have been packaged into the two-disc “Sco-Mule” – released in late January – and Scofield has revived the jazz-meets-blues sound on a 21-city tour with […]

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