Joe, Sandy, & Andrea
Live At
DarkStar
August West Ampitheater
April 10th, 2012 7 PM PT

Joe, Sandy & Andrea perform improvisational acoustic music live from the San Francisco Bay area. The music blends elements from american folk, old-time, and elements of bluegrass, along with a unique blend of original music.

Joe Rizzo is a singer songwriter performing finger picking acoustic guitar, vocals and harmonica.

Sandy Rothman plays dobro, mandolin, banjo, guitar and backing vocals. He was an original member of the Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band and has also performed with Bill Monroe.

Andrea Sanguine performs stand up acoustic bass and backing vocals.

Robi Bean will be performing percussion.

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Robi, Joe, Sandy & Andrea
robi, joe, sandy & andrea

Joe, Sandy, and Andrea

Check out 'Ragged But Right' - the new acoustic live release from the 1986-87 tour with the Jerry Garcia Band that Sandy Rothman performed on and produced.

Ragged But Right CD

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Participate or Listen using any of the following methods:

    • Log into Second Life Second Life iconto participate and experience the concert in a live virtual 3D environment.
    • Use iTunesiTunes iconon your Windows PC or Macintosh to listen.
    • Use an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch iPod Touchwith either FStream FStream icon, WunderRadioWunderRadio iconor Pocket Metaverse Pro Pocket Metaverse Proto listen.

How to Attend the Performance in Second Life

requirements: Second Life account, broadband Internet connection, computer with good graphics capability, sound card, and speakers

1. Log into Second Life Second Life icon on Tuesday April 10th, 2012 about 10 minutes before 7 pm Pacific Time (10 pm Eastern Time).

2. Teleport to the August West Ampitheater in DarkStar.

 

 

Sandy, Andrea & Joe at Darkstar 'August West' in Second Life
Sandy, Andrea & Joe at Darkstar 'August West' in Second Life

How to Listen to the Live Broadcast via iTunes

1. Launch iTunes iTunes iconon Tuesday April 10th, 2012 at 7 pm Pacific Time (10 pm Eastern Time).

2. From the menu bar, select Advanced > Open Audio Stream
Advanced > Open Audio Stream
3. Type in: http://69.162.64.66:10102 then click OK.
http://69.162.64.66:10102

4. The audio stream should automatically begin and you should hear music.
If music doesn't start automatically click the Play button.
Clicking Play button in iTunes
(Occasionally the broadcast may start a few minutes late due to previous performers finishing late or technical difficulties. If you do not hear anything right at the broadcast time, wait a few minutes and the stream should start).

5. Turn up your speakers and enjoy...


How to Listen to the Live Broadcast with an iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad

Requirements:

  • an iPhone (3G, 3Gs, 4G model or greater) or iPod Touch (2nd, 3rd, 4th generation or greater).
  • A wireless Internet connection (wi-fi wireless preferred but 3G over iPhone will work but is slower).
  • One of the following applications:
    • FStream - this app allows you to enter a custom Audio Stream URL. Download and install either from the iTunes store on your desktop computer with iTunes or using the App Store on the iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad. Free!
    • WunderRadio - this app allows you to enter a custom Audio Stream URL. Purchased from the iTunes store on your desktop computer with iTunes or directly using the App Store on the iPhone or iPod Touch. Cost $6.99
iPod Touch
Configuring FStream
  1. Launch FStream. FStream icon
  2. Touch the Favorites icon.
  3. Touch the Edit button.
  4. Touch the Add new webradio option.
  5. In the Name field type: Joe Rizzo's Live Stream
  6. In the URL field type: http://69.162.64.66:10102
  7. Leave the Encoding field empty.
  8. Touch the Save button, then touch Done.
  9. Select the Play button.
  10. Select Joe Rizzo's Live Stream
  11. The stream should begin playing (assuming a live performance is being broadcast). Enjoy the music!
The instructions below are for WunderRadio but should be similar for other applications that allow audio streaming.
  1. Launch WunderRadio. WunderRadio icon
  2. Click on the Stations icon.
  3. In the Search area at the top of the screen type in the full url. For example: http://69.162.64.66:10102 (this is Joe's normal audio stream url but for some clubs and performances this url will change)
  4. Click the Search button at the bottom right side of the screen.
  5. Click on the url audio stream listed under the words Open URL. For example, you might see: http://69.162.64.66:10102
  6. The stream should begin playing. Enjoy the music!
  7. (Optional step: Click the + icon at the top right corner of the screen to store the stream url to your Favorites, then click Ok).

iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad with Pocket Metaverse Pro

Requirements:

  • an Apple iPhone (3G or 3Gs model or greater), iPod Touch (2nd generation or greater) or iPad.
  • a Second Life account - accounts are free. Premium (pay) accounts are available if you want to own virtual property.
  • Pocket Metaverse Pro - this application allows you to teleport to the concert location and enable the parcel audio stream. Pocket Metaverse Pro needs to be purchased from the iTunes store on your desktop computer with iTunes or directly using the App Store on the iPhone or iPod Touch. Cost $2.99
  • A wireless Internet connection (wi-fi wireless preferred but 3G over iPhone should work but is slower).
  1. Launch Pocket Metaverse Pro. Pocket Metaverse Pro
  2. Click on the Settings button and make sure 'Enable Parcel Media' slider is set to On.
  3. Log into your Second Life Account.
  4. Search for the concert location using Search option. Teleport to concert location.
  5. Once there, make sure to enable the Parcel Media button to hear the audio stream.

For more information on how to use Pocket Metaverse Pro - check http://www.pocketmetaverse.com/


For More Information

Second Life - secondlife.com - Download the free 3D virtual reality application. Create a free basic account.
iTunes - itunes.com - Download the music player for free. Windows and Macintosh compatible.
WunderRadio - Streaming radio application for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.
Pocket Metaverse Pro - Application for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad to access Second Life account.
Time and Date - timeanddate.com Check what time it is in different time zones around the world.

Note: All show & broadcast times listed are based on the time in California - the Pacific Standard Time zone (UTC/GMT -8 hours) including all Second Life live broadcast performances. (This is the same timezone as the clock used in 'Second Life', sometimes refered to as SLT). For a time zone world clock converter check http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/ and compare 'San Francisco' time to your area.


Problems? - Can't stream audio?

last update: April 12, 2012

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