The Flecktones 30th Anniversary Tour

While Béla Fleck & The Flecktones were confirming the final dates on their most extensive tour in years, a hippo-shaped asteroid soared close to the earth (1.8 million miles, as reported by The Independent), as predicted by the band’s 1991 album Flight of the Cosmic Hippo. The original lineup of this groundbreaking quartet – banjoist Béla Fleck, Howard Levy on piano and …