Tag Archives: Alejandro Escovedo

Helping Ivan Julian And Remembering Buffin, Blowfly and Glenn Frey

To many In Memoriams, sad to say. Although first I wanted to mention a way to help an ailing musician. Ivan Julian, who was the Voidoids‘ original guitarist and currently plays with the cult supergroup The Fauntleroys with the Alejandro … 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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Jack Bruce Dead, Grateful Dead Doc, Grant McLennan Books and Go See Hear for the rest o’ October.

I was saddened to see the news of Jack Bruce’s passing. I saw him a few years back as part of one of those Hippiefest shows. While it was fun to hear the big hits of Badfinger, Melanie, Jonathan Edwards … Continue reading

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Friday Desk Clearing: New R.E.M. DVD Set & Bloodshot Anniversary Collection

Just wanted to get the word out on some really cool new collections coming up later this year. R.E.M. and MTV have a long history together. Enough to fill 6 DVDs, as the upcoming REMTV box set proves. Besides the … Continue reading

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You Just Never Know Who’s An Eddy Arnold Fan

I read that next week, there will be a tribute album for the late, great country star Eddy Arnold, who would have been 95 on May 15. Now there’s nothing odd with a tribute project for this music legend. Arnold … 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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Go See Hear in L.A. April 29-May 6 (the Honeyhoney/Yukon Blonde Edition)

This week, in case you have lost track, finds April transforming into May. If that isn’t enough of a sign that summer will be arriving soon, this week also brings the first big shows at the Greek Theater. On Friday, … Continue reading

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