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Ben & Jerry's is at it again. This morning they announced the release of their third PHISH flavored ice cream, in support of The WaterWheel Foundation. Once again, Dusty, the co-founder of CashorTrade and developer at Ben & Jerry's, had the honor of naming it. This new special flavor is called...drum roll please.... "It's Ice...Cream." It's a caramel malt ice cream with almond toffee pieces, fudge fish & caramel swirl! In addition to the new flavor, is a limited edition print by artist Jim Pollock. Read more about: Feeding the Art-Making Monster: Q&A With Phish Illustrator Jim Pollock here:...

Last weekend, we heard about the acts of violence committed against fans of color attending the Phish show at Gorge Amphitheater. We were saddened by this news, as Phish has always been a safe haven for fans to share in the groove. Violence against any fan is unacceptable, and violence in the name of bigotry is abhorrent and has no place in our community. CashorTrade condemns both equally and fervently. We were founded on the idea of inclusivity. We uphold the belief that all fans-- regardless of race, religion, sexual preference, gender identity, or socioeconomic background-- are welcomed within the community. We vow to act as an ally to...

Summer Camp Music Festival, also know as Scamp, takes place in Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe, Illinois May 25th-27th. This Festival brings together some of the most diverse and talented musicians in the music scene today. Not only does Scamp bring these musicians together, but their fans together in a truly unforgettable way. The festival is filled with many veteran artists, as well as some up-and-coming artists you will be glad to discover. We interviewed Matt Rezenko, their Marketing Manager, about this year's festival as well as ones in the past. Matt has been working for Summer Camp for the past two years but the festival has been...

Since moe.'s triumphant return on February 2nd they have played six shows in the North East. Their first two shows back were at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York, followed by two shows in Portland, Maine. All nights were filled with deep jams that brought so much energy back to the fans who were anxiously awaiting their return following a 7 month hiatus. The final two shows at The Palace Theatre in Albany, New York, certainly let everyone know they are back and sounding stronger than ever. Hailing from Buffalo, the powerhouse band is composed of Vinnie Amico(drums), Rob Derhak(bass/vocals), Chuck Garvey(guitar/vocals), Jim...

Kevin Statesir is a beloved member in the jam community, especially here in Burlington, Vermont. Not only did he used to co-own Higher Ground, the biggest indoor venue we have in our small city. So much talent has passed through those doors and continues to bring so many incredbile established and up and coming artists. Kevin now runs StatesirReal Projects which is a proffessional event planning and networking project. Saturday April 21st, Sharing In The Groove will take place in Burlington. It is a symposium that focuses on the jam community and culture. The jam scene is filled with people of all different walks of life who all came...

Music Empowering Women

Published: March 27, 2018

Music Empowering Women

Published: March 27, 2018

Music Empowering Women: A Photographic Anthology is a journey through music and the women involved in this special scene. This coffee-table style book will take you on a journey that shows mothers, teachers, enterpeneurs, and so many more badass warrior women. This book is going to show how certain women are inspired by one another and how the many different styles and

There is no doubt that Joe Russo's Almost Dead is stacked with some of the tightest group of musicians making music today. Seeing Joe Russo's Almost Dead is such a unique musical experience from beginning to end. There is an impressive fusion of the blues based Grateful Dead, teases that range through all walks of rock and roll, and the incorporation of teasing Phish's Jazz based riffs and styles being played by some extremely talented musicians. It's certainly an experience you will not want to miss. Marco Benevento, the key player for JRAD, does not mess around when it comes to his craft. He is constantly making crunchy tunes and really...

Looking for a Grateful Dead cover band to play your birthday party? Or perhaps you could use some help planning your trip to New Orleans for that rescheduled Dead and Company show? Introducing Heady Events: an events planning and coordination company, in the spirit of The Grateful Dead. This company brings organization and peace of mind for any music lover who wants their special days to be planned by people who understand their "heady" needs. "Last summer we helped organize a Phish bachelor party in New York, a Dead bachelorette party in California, and a Terrapin-themed wedding!" says Andy P. Smith, co-founder of Heady Events. "And so for...

This year has been one for the record books for CashorTrade, Phish, and Madison Square Garden. Phish played a total of 17 shows at this world renowened venue, thirteen of them being consecutive shows they named the "Baker's Dozen". Phish grossed over $15 million at in the 13 days they played there. Phish fans every year were surprised when Phish had announced they were returning to the Garden less than 4 months later for a four night New Year's Eve run. The Baker's Dozen was legendary for the Phish's repitoire for music and for Madison Square Garden as they set the new record of most consecuative shows, passing Billy Joel's 12 shows. Madison...

Do you love music just as much as we do? Are you a member of this community that has always wanted to get involved with the movement but didn't know how? Well now is your chance! We are excited to announce that our movement page is now availble to the public! The face value ticket movement is a grassroots movement started by fans. Together we can be the change that this industry so badly needs. We have three different ways that you can join our team. The first way is our Street Team, by joining our street team you would be a crutial part of us spreading the word to people who do not know who we are. We want a team of people that is...