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Dispatch readies for "Circles Around the Summer" trek

New England jam band Dispatch will send the summer touring the U.S. in continued support of last year's "Circles Around the Sun." // Tour dates at SoundSpike New England jam band Dispatch will send the summer touring the U.S. in continued support of last year's "Circles Around the Sun."

Dispatch's Pete Heimbold talks "Circles"

Dispatch bassist Pete Heimbold isn't quite sure why his band's latest album, "Circles Around the Sun," debuted at No. 24 on The Billboard 200 album chart, but he'll take it. // Tour dates at SoundSpike Dispatch bassist Pete Heimbold isn't quite sure why his band's latest album, "Circles Around the Sun," debuted at No. 24 on The Billboard 200 album chart, but he'll take it.

In Pictures: Hangout Music Festival, Gulf Shores, AL

Gulf Shores, AL's third annual Hangout Music Festival took place this past weekend (5/18-20) with such headliners as The Flaming Lips, Dave Matthews Band, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Skrillex, Wilco and Jack White. Gulf Shores, AL's third annual Hangout Music Festival took place this past weekend (5/18-20) with such headliners as The Flaming Lips, Dave Matthews Band, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Skrillex, Wilco and Jack White.

Dispatch readies first new studio set in 12 years, more tour dates

New England jam band Dispatch will  take off on an extensive U.S. trek later this summer in support of the long-awaited studio set "Circles Around the Sun," which surfaces in August. // Tour dates at SoundSpike New England jam band Dispatch will take off on an extensive U.S. trek later this summer in support of the long-awaited studio set "Circles Around the Sun," which surfaces in August.

Dave Matthews Band, Jack White, Skrillex to lead Hangout fest

The third edition of Gulf Shores, AL's three-day Hangout Music Festival will feature a diverse lineup including main stage headliners Dave Matthews Band and Jack White, as well as a dance tent headlined by Skrillex. The third edition of Gulf Shores, AL's three-day Hangout Music Festival will feature a diverse lineup including main stage headliners Dave Matthews Band and Jack White, as well as a dance tent headlined by Skrillex.

Dave Matthews Band Caravan sets new dates for NYC event

Dave Matthews Band Caravan has rescheduled its three-day New York City festival after postponing the event due to Hurricane Irene. // Tour dates at SoundSpike Dave Matthews Band Caravan has rescheduled its three-day New York City festival after postponing the event due to Hurricane Irene.

Dispatch extends trek to West Coast

New England jam band Dispatch has added more summer shows onto their in-progress excursion, the group's first in more than a decade. // Tour dates at SoundSpike New England jam band Dispatch has added more summer shows onto their in-progress excursion, the group's first in more than a decade.

Dispatch expands comeback tour

Evidently, fans of New England jam band Dispatch are happy that the band is back from its extended hiatus. // Tour dates at SoundSpike Evidently, fans of New England jam band Dispatch are happy that the band is back from its extended hiatus.

Dispatch lashes out at ticket brokers

New England jam band Dispatch wants fans to know that tickets for their long-awaited summer tour are not yet on sale, despite what some ticket outlets are saying. // Tour dates at SoundSpike New England jam band Dispatch wants fans to know that tickets for their long-awaited summer tour are not yet on sale, despite what some ticket outlets are saying.