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AMA Honors Isbell, Stapleton, Harris & Crowell

In you didn’t have the good fortune to get to Nashville for the Americana Music Festival, you missed out on many things including the Wednesday night’s Award show. I just wanted to salute the winners that night: Album of the … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. July 19-25 (The Michigan Rattlers/Dixie Chicks edition)

If I use the “too many shows, too little time” excuse for the short intro will you still understand? Tues. 7/19 Top Show: The Regrettes calls themselves “cupcake punk” and that’s a pretty right on description of the sweet but … Continue reading

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What’s Up For Record Store Day

I won’t bore you all with why I have been absent of late but it involves computer woes that hopefully are behind me. I was going to do a round up of this weekend’s shows (and I still might) but … Continue reading

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Weekend Roundup: Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Jeff Buckley, Dion & Buck Owens

I was going to call this a Classic Rock Edition since the majority of items fit that category but there are a few (Jeff Buckley is one, The Arcs are another). Anyway, here are the music world tidbits. The New … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Nov. 10-16 (Shivery Shakes/Shakey Graves edition)

First off, one update for Monday night – Norway’s Highasakite had to cancel their U.S. tour so they are a no-go at Bardot. But there are still more than enough shows to fill up your dance card. And this week’s … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. May 19-26 (The Nickel Creek/Canned Heat edition)

Where can you find this week’s recommended shows:  at hotels (and the Hotel Café), a legit theater, an old church, a museum, a guitar store (McCabe’s, of course) and the Rancho Santa Susanna Park. I’m probably missing something and there … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. July 23-29: The Handsome Family/Farewell Drifters Edition

It’s a big week of music, and a good deal of it is free! Monday is an unusually congested night of recommendable music. Kelli Scarr, who has collaborated with Moby, lands at the Hotel Café. I was impressed with her … Continue reading

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