The Chris Robinson Brotherhood - Culture Room, Fort Lauderdale - October 21

Regardless of how one weathers the years, the impact time has on an artist is almost always intriguing. For former Black Crowes frontman Chris Robinson, time has witnessed him mellowing (down easy) into a far more laid back sort of guy -- an evolution that began at the latter end of the Crowes catologue, and continues via his current project, the Chris Robinson Brotherhood.

See also

- Chris Robinson Brotherhood Guitarist Neal Casal on Willie Nelson: "He Plays a Mean Game of Pool"

The CRB features Neal Casal on guitar, best known as Ryan Adams' right hand man within the Cardinals, along with Crowes alum Adam MacDougall on keys, drummer George Sluppick, and a bassist known only as "Muddy." Saturday night, the band floated through Fort Lauderdale's Culture Room like a mystic cloud of sound, where they were greeted by a crowd ready for a multi-set adventure into the land of smooth, psychedelic jamming.

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