Monthly Archives: February 2016

What’s News: Slobberbone, Feelies and Hard Working Americans

  The Hard Working Americans are living up to their name. The group – Todd Snider (vocals, guitar), Dave Schools (bass guitar, background vocals), Neal Casal (guitars, background vocals), Duane Trucks (drums and percussion), Chad Staehly (keyboards, background vocals) and … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Feb. 22-29 (the Bird Dog/Palehound/Three Dog Night edition) – updated

There’s a lot of music to experience this week. I have included Monday and Tuesday nights since I got this out early in the week somehow. Even Sunday night with the Oscars. okay – I have added a couple items … Continue reading

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Five Random Takeaways From Ben Folds At The Grammy Museum

As the title implies, Ben Folds was at the Grammy Museum last night talking about his new album, So There, that New West Records put out last fall. Here are some of the things that he spoke about. Re: the music … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Feb.17-24 (the Dr. Dog/Hop Along edition)

The whirlwind known as the Grammys has come and gone but in its wake are some mighty fine shows. Women seem to outnumber the men when it comes to this week’s recommended shows. Wed. 2/17 Top Show: Lee Ann Womack … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Feb. 13-16 (the Wild Honey/Wild Reeds edition)

It is rather a strange weekend. With the Grammys happening, there are probably more parties than shows but given that, here are some concerts that caught my attention. Sat. 2/13 I already mentioned the fabulous Wild Honey benefit concert that … Continue reading

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Remembrance: Dan Hicks

I only found out today that Dan Hicks passed away on Feb. 6 at the age of 76. When I think of Dan Hicks, one phrase comes to mind: “how can I miss you, when you won’t go away.” The … Continue reading

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Good Times For Monkees Fans & More

Recently I wrote about Rhino’s Monkees reissue campaign in honor of the band’s 50th anniversary. More news now on the Monkees front. Mike, Micky and Pete have recorded their first new album in 20 years. Good Times! reached the inspired … Continue reading

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