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Kick Rocks and Suckerpunch: A Look at Supergroups

On Friday, June 14th, Kick Rocks played at the Blockley in Philadelphia. Just eight days later, on Saturday, June 22nd, Suckerpunch played at the same place. Normally it wouldn’t be a big deal or particularly noteworthy for two popular bands to play at the same venue, but the fact that Kick Rocks and Suckerpunch are both supergroups with members from the same bands makes this case a little more interesting. Why do supergroups exist?

Four Years and Going Strong: Bowlive, a Brooklyn Tradition

For the last four years, Brooklyn Bowl has been host to a beautiful tradition: Bowlive. Brooklyn Bowl and Soulive combine forces every year for a two-week extravaganza showcasing some of the greatest names in the jam band scene — starting with Soulive themselves.

Brooklyn Bowl Brings Bowlive Back to Brooklyn

Bowlive is the annual collaboration of two of New York’s best representatives: Brooklyn Bowl, which has become the nucleus of the NYC live music scene, and Soulive, a three-piece powerhouse described as a fusion of soul-jazz and modern hip hop. Each year, Bowlive comes up right as the February-March blues are beginning to take their toll, and the shows go as hard as any two-week stretch at the Bowl can.