March 3

Warren Haynes and Railroad Earth’s New Album Has A Title And Release Date

first_imgThe long-awaited collaboration between guitar slinger Warren Haynes and bluegrass band Railroad Earth finally has a title and release date! Ashes & Dust will be released on July 24th via Concord Records.The collaboration was hinted at last November, when RRE posted pictures with Haynes from the studio. In later interviews, Haynes specified that he was working on a solo album with support from Railroad Earth. The two entities performed together for an intimate concert at the McKittrick Hotel, which was filmed for a PBS broadcast.Listen To Two New Warren Haynes Songs With Railroad EarthNow, some eight months after the initial conversation, Haynes and RRE are ready to share their new material. According to an interview with Consequence of Sound, Haynes had dozens of songs written in the folk/Celtic style, and only now (presumably after the dissolution of the Allman Brothers) did he find the time to record them. CoS also has the leading single, “Spots of Time,” which was co-written by Phil Lesh and performed occasionally by the Allman Brothers.Check out the full album tracklisting below:Ashes and Dust Tracklist: 01. Is It Me Or You 02. Coal Tattoo 03. Blue Maiden’s Tale 04. Company Man 05. New Year’s Eve 06. Stranded In Self-Pity 07. Glory Road 08. Gold Dust Woman (feat. Grace Potter) 09. Beat Down The Dust 10. Wanderlust 11. Spots Of Time 12. Hallelujah Boulevard 13. Word On The WindDeluxe Edition Bonus CD: 01. Company Man (demo) 02. New Year’s Eve (demo) 03. Glory Road (demo) 04. Wanderlust (demo) 05. Hallelujah Boulevard (live from 12/28/2006)last_img read more

October 16

East Hampton: One DWI, Five Stolen ‘Tombstones’

first_imgEveryone must have been at the movies. East Hampton town police recorded only one driving while intoxicated arrest over the past week. No DWIs were reported by village cops.On October 20, at about 9:34 PM, East Hampton Town Police said they spotted a 2001 Nissan without a headlight. The driver was Jose Llivisaca-Nievea, 45, of Soak Hides Road in East Hampton. Police said he failed field sobriety tests and was charged with driving while intoxicated. Llivisaca-Nievea was held for arraignment the following morning.A Sherrill Road resident in East Hampton was asleep at about 3 AM on October 16 when he heard a dog barking. He noticed a dark-colored car, possibly a Honda, in front of his house. As he approached, the car sped away and he noticed five Halloween tombstones were gone from the front yard. As legend has it, come Halloween night, the tombstones will be replaced in the ground — by five corpses, all of whom are reading this now. Are you one of [email protected] Sharelast_img read more

October 6

VSMC’s name change to VBMS part of new corporate identity

first_imgVSMC (Visser & Smit Marine Contracting) is now VBMS. This name change is a result of the strategic joint venture between VolkerWessels and Boskalis, which was formalised in 2013.VBMS is inspired by the initialisation of VolkerWessels Boskalis Marine Solutions. Besides introducing a new name, VBMS is also rolling out a new logo and corporate identity.Strong growth VolkerWessels launched the subsea power cable installation company in 2007, shortly after which it enjoyed a marked increase in productivity as a result of being contracted for major projects such as London Array, Walney and Ormonde. In 2013, Boskalis acquired a 50% stake in the company. VBMS has now become the market leader in total solutions for subsea power cable installation. VBMS also provides Balance of Plant maintenance for the renewables market, umbilical/flowline installation for the oil & gas market and installation solutions for interconnectors.‘We connect’VBMS CEO Arno van Poppel: “As VBMS, we will continue to deliver multidisciplinary grid-to-grid services and world-class marine solutions to help our clients reach their business goals. As always, we deliver on our commitments to the highest safety standards possible. Therefore, our company slogan reflects the way we do business. ‘We connect’ with our clients, our parent and sister companies, on and offshore, engineering and operations, etc.”Press Release, September 01, 2014last_img read more

September 29

BBC assists island expansion

first_imgHulhumalé was reclaimed in order to establish a new land mass required to meet the future housing, industrial and commercial development demands of the Maldives’ Malé region; and has just begun a second phase of land reclamation, which should accommodate a population of 100,000 in the future.The equipment transported by the 12,780 dwt vessel BBC Oregon will be put to use for this project, which is expected to cost around USD59 million.