Dead & Company Heats Up ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ With Smokin’ Five Song Set

first_imgDead & Company, the newest group featuring members of the Grateful Dead, made their debut on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night. The group performed at the show’s outdoor space, playing a set that featured a bounty of Dead classics. In total, the band played five songs: “Bertha,” “Scarlet Begonias,” “Fire On The Mountain,” “Althea” and “Not Fade Away.”While only “Bertha” aired during the program, Kimmel has released four of the five songs for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy! The only one they didn’t share, for whatever reason, is “Althea.” Watch some fan-shot footage of the classic, courtesy of Ed Congdon: It was so nice to see these guys back in action! Dead & Company’s tour kicks off in one month, beginning in Charlotte, NC before hitting Bonnaroo and venues nationwide. You can see the tour schedule here.Setlist: Dead & Company at Jimmy Kimmel Live, Los Angeles, CA – 5/10/16Set: Bertha, Scarlet Begonias > Fire On The Mountain, Althea, Not Fade Awaylast_img read more

Gerindra to reappoint Prabowo as chairman in extraordinary congress on Saturday

first_imgGerindra secretary-general Ahmad Muzani has said that the party is set to reappoint Prabowo Subianto as its chairman in the upcoming extraordinary congress, which is to be held at Prabowo’s residence in Hambalang, Bogor, West Java, on Saturday.”This is the result of the previous national leadership meeting, where 34 Regional Representatives Council [DPD] members asked for Prabowo’s willingness to lead the party [again] in the next five years,” Muzani said on Thursday evening, as quoted by national leadership meeting, which was conducted on June 4, also resulted in a decision to hold the extraordinary meeting both offline and online amid the ongoing health crisis. Read also: PSI, Gerindra join PDI-P in backing Jokowi’s son for Surakarta mayoraltyThose attending the congress in person, however, would be asked to undergo a swab test first to make sure they were free from the coronavirus, Muzani said, adding that they were also required to comply with health protocol during the meeting by wearing face masks and keeping a distance from one another. “We’d like to thank the Health Ministry for facilitating the swab testing for the congress participants,” he said.In addition to appointing the party’s chairman for the 2020-2025 term, the congress will also have Prabowo deliver the accountability report of the party’s central executive board.Prabowo, who is also the defense minister, has led Gerindra since 2014, replacing then-chairman Suhardi, who passed away in August 2014. (vny)Topics :last_img read more

IMCA Modifieds race for $10,001 to win at Dacotah Speedway’s Legendary

first_imgMANDAN, N.D. ­– As the name of the race would imply, the winner of the largest paying IMCA-sanctioned Modified event in North Dakota racing history will go home with a legendary paycheck.The Friday, July 15 Legendary 50 at Dacotah Speedway follows the Kupper Chevrolet Dakota Classic Tour for Xtreme Motor Sports IMCA Modifieds and pays $10,001 to win.All IMCA rules and procedures will be in effect for the 50-lapper, a Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational bal­lot qualifying event. A mandatory mid-race pit stop will allow race fans to see their favorite driver and crew up close and personal as they work on their cars right in front of Dacotah Speed­way’s huge grandstand.The five minute pit stop, with cars lined up in run­ning order, will allow crews to do anything to their cars ex­cept change tires.A provisional auction will be held following the final “B” feature for the 25th and final starting spot on the main event grid.Drivers competing in the Dakota Tour at Mandan on Thursday can leave their rigs in the pit area and there will be overnight security.Pit passes will be sold beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday. The grandstand opens and hot laps start at 6 p.m. and racing starts at 7 p.m.Pit passes are $25. Grandstand admission is $17 for ages 13 and up and free for 12 and under. Advance discount tickets are $16 and available at select Cenex locations in Mandan, Bismarck and Lincoln.More information about the Legendary, sponsored by Corrals Sales RV Superstore, is available from Dakota Classic Tour Director John Gartner at 701 202-6075.The Legendary will be broadcast by read more