Monthly Archives: August 2012

Billy Ray at the Bootleg?

Just had to add this to the weekly show news. As I was reading yesterday’s “The Fold presents” email, I see that Billy Ray Cyrus will be making a “surprise” appearance at the Bootleg on Friday. Lostine and Trapdoor Social … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 27-Sept. 2 (The Redd Kross/Concrete Blonde Edition)

August is ending and September is beginning. Summer is concluding and Fall is on its way. These changes result in a week filled with the old and the new. First, the blasts from the past. Beloved L.A. glam poppers Redd … Continue reading

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The (other) Mindy Project

So all over town, I see the big billboards promoting the new TV comedy, The Mindy Project, starring the funny Mindy Kaling of The Office fame (and who remembers her in her breakout role as “Ben Affleck” in Matt & … Continue reading

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Live: Kasey Chambers at the Santa Monica Pier

When Australian country singer Kasey Chambers performed earlier this month at the Santa Monica pier, she admitted early on that she might be a little jetlagged. She had only flown from her homeland to Los Angeles the day before and … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 22-26 (The Dustbowl Revival/Driftwood Singers Edition)

As the dog days of summer wear on, this week is marked by some youngblood talent. Tuesday offers a contrast in roots rock. The raw edged duo, The Peach Kings continue their Harvard & Stone residency while the slicker (or … Continue reading

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Tonight’s Concert Update: Free The Donnies The Amys show

I failed to mention earlier another free show (and fine show) option for tonight, Thursday, Aug. 18. The Donnies The Amys will be playing at Pershing Square tonight at 9 as part of the summer free concert series there. This … Continue reading

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Battle of the Blues’ Showdown At Club Nokia This Saturday

This year’s Guitar Center Battle of the Blues takes place on Saturday night the 18th at Club Nokia at LA Live. If you aren’t familiar with this event, it is the culmination of a nationwide search for the the best … Continue reading

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