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Monday Desk Clearing: Velvet Crush, Electrical Prunes &Tragically Hip

I wanted to catch up on some music items that have crossed my desk, and I’m more will come once I post this…But let me start off with one of my favorite topics: cool reissues.   Omnivore Recordings has a … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 18-24 (the Los Lonely Boys/Mumford & Sons edition)

Around this time of year, the lyric “won’t be long/til summer’s gone” floats through my head. As I doff my cap to the late, great Phil Lynott, here are the recommended shows for this week. Tues. 8/18 Top Show(s): Mumford … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. April 3-7 (The Phosphorescent/Blackberry Smoke edition)

Now I’m back with part two of this week’s concert offerings. Wednesday features Dominique Pruitt at Pour Vous (around Melrose and Gower). Last year, I discovered Pruitt’s delightful music, which has a retro vibe drawn from rockabilly and ‘50s pop … Continue reading

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