Monthly Archives: October 2015

Friday Desk Clearing: Fleetwood Mac, Roy Orbison, Grateful Dead and Lucinda Williams

Wanted to share some recent news, if case you haven’t heard yet, about upcoming releases, Record Store Day and Country Music Hall of Fame inductees. In time for the holiday shopping season, Warner Brothers will be releasing special expanded editions … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Oct. 27- Nov. 2 (The Wild Reeds/Matt Pond PA edition)

There are certainly a lot of treats on the concert calendar this Halloween week. Have a fun time, be safe and don’t eat too many sweets. Tues Oct. 27 Top Show(s): John Grant has yet to make a name in … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Oct. 23-26 (The Zombies/Shakey Graves edition)

I wanted to finish up the rest of the week before the rest of the week is finished. Fri. Oct. 23 Top Show(s): The always interesting troubadour Peter Case will be showcasing his terrific new album HWY 62, due Oct. … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. October 20-23 (The Royal Southern Brotherhood/Royal Concept edition)

I just wanted to blast this out while I had a little time – I will be back with more later. Tues. Oct. 20 The week starts off nostalgically. ‘90s Brit-pop kingpins Blur headline the Hollywood Bowl. Grunge icons Mudhoney … Continue reading

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What’s Old Is New: Springsteen, King Curtis, Dictators And Garbage

Wanted to catch up on some recent news. In case you haven’t heard, Bruce Springsteen is planning on a big reissue project for his The River album. The Ties That Bind: The River Collection will be a 4-CD set holding … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Oct 12-19 (The Father John Misty/Salad Boys edition)

Another wonderfully jammed week of music that includes everything from the Gang of Four to the Brothers Four, Gary Clark Jr. to Albert Hammond Jr. Mon. Oct. 12 Top Show: There is a really great concert – at least in … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Oct. 9-11 (The Bird And The Bee/The Mamas And The Papas edition)

I just wanted to get back and finish up with the notable shows for the rest of the week… Fri. Oct. 9 Top Show(s): It’s Country night in L.A. Ray Wylie Hubbard, a rough-hewn Texas outlaw troubadour, will command McCabe’s … Continue reading

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