Monthly Archives: June 2013

Chadwick Stokes Is Looking For An L.A. House…Concert

Chadwick Stokes, from the band State Radio, is looking to do a house concert in Los Angeles on Oct. 19, according to State Radio sources. Here are the deets per the band’s email blast: WANT TO HOST A CONCERT? Please … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. June 25-30 (The Milo Greene/Shilohs edition)

This week is highlighted by the local appearances of several living legends. Booker T. sounds the alarm at the El Rey on the 25th to celebrate his new album, Sound The Alarm, which Stax (appropriately enough) is out. Mavis Staples … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in L.A. June 18-23 (The She & Him/Hymn To Her edition)

I was trying to figure out how to organize this week’s concert lineup but there are just too many shows to neatly fit together. There are so many shows that I had several alternative titles, like the Concrete Blonde/Barenaked Ladies … Continue reading

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A High Tide Of Beach Boys News

What better way to ring in summertime (which officially begins on June 21) with some Beach Boys news. Capitol/UMe has announced a mega 6-CD Beach Boys collections, entitled Made In California, which is slated for release on Aug. 27. Packed … Continue reading

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In The News: Ringo, Waitress and West Coast Newport

A couple of interesting music notes to share today Ringo Starr, who has an exhibit opening this weekend at the Grammy Museum, has announced that he is writing a children’s book based off of his Beatles tune, “Octopus’s Garden.” The … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. June 11-17 (The Lady Lamb The Beekeeper/Said The Whale edition)

My apologies but I am dealing by deadlines buzzing around my brain so hopefully this won’t seem too rushed. But for those of you going out, here is what you can find in L.A. this week. The glorious Parson Red … Continue reading

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“The History of Future Folk” – not a freak folk documentary

Opening in L.A. this week is the quirky comedy, The History of Future Folk. All I really know about this low-budget movie is its amusing trailer which uses the tag line: “probably the only alien folk duo sci-fi action romance … Continue reading

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