For the city of Chicago, August 8th, 2004 will forever be a day of infamy.
Roots rockers perform “What Would You Say” for 14th and final appearance on the show.
DMB warms up for summer tour with Legends on Letterman concert.
Late-night legend has just 28 episodes left before signing off the air.
Extensive 47-date outing will see the band perform twice each night.
And thus, they have bank accounts rivaling a small country’s GDP.
A plucky young reporter puts together the best bill for the money.
From summer lovin’ with Jay Z and Beyoncé to the overcast storms of Nick Cave…
Available on vinyl for the first time, with two unreleased bonus tracks.
Plus: New Order, Nas, Tegan & Sara, Rise Against, Girl Talk, and Ray LaMontagne.
Musicians who force us to draw a line in the sand.
The moral of the story? Tour, and tour hard.