Gov’t Mule plays Newport, this Thursday

Gov't Mule ©Anna Webber 2013

Gov't Mule ©Anna Webber 2013Gov’t Mule, the Southern rock jam band formed in 1994 as an Allman Brothers Band side project by guitarist Warren Haynes and bass player Allen Woody, is playing Newport this Thursday evening as part of the summer-long Sunset Music Series. Co-founder Haynes has been a key member of three of the greatest live groups in rock history—The Allman Brothers Band, The Dead, Gov’t Mule—and is ranked number 23 on the Rolling Stone list of “The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.” The series continues with Brandi Carlile on Friday June 14 and Willie Nelson & Family on Saturday, June 15.
WHERE: Newport Yachting Center, Commercial Wharf, Newport
WHEN: Gates open at 4:30 p.m., June 6
COST: $35.50 in advance or $45.50 the day of the show
MORE INFO:; 800/745-3000