Sammy Hagar Has The Number One Album In Portland Maine
Man, do we love to see this! Our old friend the Red Rocker, Sammy Hagar released his new album Space Between with his band The Circle on May 10. It landed at number one on the Billboard Chart for CD sales in Portland, Maine today.
Wicked Excited Maine Guy Takes Us Fiddleheadin' With The Pros
Ever wondered how to pick fiddleheads like a pro? Well, meet John Gibbs and his father Daryl. They'll take us foraging and then after they clean em up, we can see how the various dishes turn out at a local restaurant. Farm to table in action...wicked cool, bub!
Wicked Cute Video: Just Born Maine Baby Goat Triplets In A Tub
I absolutely adore them. It really is crazy that my family hasn't visited them in person yet. Thankfully, we get updated on the regular from their caregivers with exceptionally great videos. The latest offering is no exception. Behold the impossible cuteness of just born Maine baby goat TRIPL…
Blimp Time-Hop: Show Number One For Bob Seger At The CCCC
Blimpsters sold-out the CCCC for his first appearance there on May 17, 1978. It was surely a night of rock-n-roll ecstasy that Portland, Maine will never forget.
Blimp Time-Hop:Van Halen Hit The Ground Runnin' At A Packed CCCC
Gone are the days of Mikey chugging Jack Daniels straight from the bottle and Alex banging a gong in flames. Fortunately, we can feel the fire of all the past glory right here. "Change, nothin' stays the same."
The Maine Accent Is Sexy? These Voices Oughta Arouse Ya
With this news spreading this week, we thought we'd dig out a truly authentic Downeast Maine accent explaining the difference between 'cons and calluses' and moah to get some seduction goin'.
Soar Over Breathtaking 'Thread of Life' Islands In Maine
Maybe you've enjoyed views of islands from sunset cruise on the ocean. However, have you seen them from this perspective? Let's fly like a seagull way and soar with this magnificent new drone video from Jeremy Grant!
Blimp Time-Hop: A Rock Legend From New England Is Born
The songs from Don’t Say No and Emotions in Motion were the soundtrack to growing up in the 80s here in Maine and beyond. Happy Birthday to legendary New England guitarist singer/songwriter Billy Squier!
Blimp Time-Hop: We Go To Heaven With the Dead at the CCCC
Alabama Getaway was the 'new' track spinning on the Blimp and it started up the show with a roar for 8,000ish Deadheads at the Civic Center.
Blimp Time-Hop: 42 Years Ago Today Boston Rocks A Sold Out CCCC
On May 10, 1977, Blimpsters had the mind-blowing live experience of hearing epic songs like Foreplay/Longtime, Peace of Mind and More Than a Feeling! And that’s just side one! The classic line-up of Tom Scholz, Sib Hashian, Barry Goudreau, Fran Sheehan and Brad Delp live onstage at the CCCC.…
Friggin' Funny Friday: Captain Wrecks Sternman's Lunch
It's a Friday in Blimpville and we'd like to do our part in making it a friggin funny one! This oughta do the trick right heeya mistah. Harpswell's Teagan Wright is back with another on-the-water report from the back of the fishin' boat from the rockbound coast of Maine.
Mainers Helping Mainers With Fire Emergency Fund
You may have heard from the local news this week that there was a fire on Route 115 in Windham on Tuesday evening. The garage burned down and there is extensive smoke and water damage in the attached house. All belongings were lost as a result. My friends Travis Connolly and Nathaniel Brown lived th…
Blimp Time-Hop: A 3rd Sellout for HEART at CCCC in '86
Heart rocked Blimpsters live 7 times from 1978-1986 (all Portland shows and one Augusta show in '85). The concert on May 8, 1986 was their third sold-out show at the Civic Center.