The Drop Daily 5/1/20

The Drop Daily with RJ Bee
5 Things You Need To Know for Friday, May 1st:

1. Galactic’s Rob Mercurio “My First Show” on JamBase Podcast. Rob talked with with JamBase’s Scott Bernstein aboard Jam Cruise 18 in January for a “My First Show” segment. Mercurio shares memories of the band’s first show but since so much has changed over the past four months, Scotty called Rob for a catch-up chat that comes ahead of “My First Show.”

2. Staying Positive with Taraleigh Weathers on No Simple Road. Taraleigh joins the crew and gives advice on how to stay positive, feel connected to the community, and stay plugged in to the magic of the music we all love so much.

3. 6pm ET—Soulive at Ardmore Music Hall Stream. A free replay of the Soulive show from 11/9/19 from the venue’s Facebook page. It’s free, but you should consider donating to the Ardmore Music Hall Staff GoFundMe – 100% of proceeds go to benefiting the employees at The Ardmore Music Hall. And here’s another plug for Soulive’s Eric Krasno’s new podcast!

4. 6:30pm ET—Billy Strings Solo Livestream. Via Nugs.TV, you can see Billy playing solo from Nashville. Super fun to watch. And keep an eye out for Billy on Under the Scales, soon.,1125/Billy-Strings-05-2020-Somewhere-Nashville-TN.html

5. 8pm ET—My Morning Jacket 2016 Show Stream. MMJ announced that over the next few months they’ll be streaming videos of archival shows. First up is the Shaky Knees Music Festival show from 2016. Free stream, they’re suggesting considering a donation to Crew Nation, dedicated to extending a helping hand to the touring and venue crews who depend on shows and tours to make a living.

TGIF we will see you here tomorrow morning, enjoy your weekend!