Monthly Archives: April 2011

Go See Hear: April 25-May 1 (The Beyond Stagecoach edition)

April will be ending with a musical bang. This weekend has a couple of major musical events happening. The big name one is the Stagecoach Festival occurring out at Indio. While the headliners include Kenny Chesney, Josh Turner, Rascal Flatts … Continue reading

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First Listen: The Phoenix Foundation’s “Buffalo”

Just going through the various email today and happened upon on about the New Zealand band The Phoenix Foundations. Watched and listened to their song “Buffalo.” What a wonderful tune! There really isn’t much more that you can ask for … Continue reading

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Go See Hear: April 18-23 (Dengue Fever edition)

The Show of the Week is the local stop for the Railroad Revival Tour, which features a trio of eclectic roots band, Mumford & Sons, Old Crow Medicine Show and Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros. The bands are traveling … Continue reading

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High Moon (Records) rising

High Moon Records is a new label devoted to reissuing rare rock from the ’60s and ’70s. Their first two releases are Gene Clark‘s 1977 long-out-print album Two Sides To Every Story and Black Beauty, the previously unreleased 1973 Love … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In LA: April 11-17 (Band of Heathens meets 10,000 Maniacs

Forget about your taxes, at least for a little while this week, and go out and hear some music. Also, don’t forget Saturday is Record Store Day, so patronize a local record store. The Show of the Week honors must … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in LA: April 7-11 (Caitlin Rose Comes To Town)

This week has seen flooded floors, clogged drains and accidentally locked bathroom doors that needed to be McGyver-ed open with a plastic card. So some nice music is definitely in order. Thursday has a packed lineup of possibilities The indie rock … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in L.A. April 1-5 (Dierks, Olafur and Haroula

No fooling, April 1st offers a feast of gigs. Friday’s top show is the terrific trio of cult artists: Robyn Hitchcock, Grant-Lee Phillips and Jon Brion sharing the stage at, where else, Largo. What these three will be up to is … Continue reading

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