If you’re going to bring your band to Jazz Festival weekend in New Orleans, you better bring your A game. Gov’t Mule brought more than that.
“We thrive on the energy coming from the crowd so the different energy coming from the audience makes us play differently, makes us respond to each other differently…”
The Florida Jazz and Blues Jam is an intimate, one-day event. But with six headlining acts, it packs a big punch.
“Well, blues is pretty much a part of everything that I do. …That music is in my heart, and always will be.”
Warren Haynes has an exclusive, telling conversation about challenging new Mule material, the high profile end of one prolific band, and three decades on the scene as one of the hardest working, most prolific and most ubiquitous guitarists to crisscross musical genres.