Tag Archives: Aoife O’Donovan

August Desk Clearing: Shovels & Rope, Drivin’ N’ Cryin’, NRBQ and The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Another busy month in the music world. What with Sir Paul re-signing with Capitol. R.E.M. announcing a big reissue of Out Of Time to celebrate the CD’s 25th anniversary. News that Bob Weir will release his first new solo album … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. July 1-7 (the Brass Bed/Dirty Knobs edition

Fri. 7/1 Top Show(s): The Garrison Keillor retirement tour comes to the Hollywood Bowl with some talented companions for the Prairie Home Companion host – Christine Digiallonardo, Sarah Jarosz, Heather Masse, Aoife O’Donovan and Sara Watkins (interestingly, Watkins’ old bandmate … 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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Go See Hear In L.A. Nov. 4-9 (The Those Pretty Wrongs/Darlingside edition)

Yes, a little late this week. And it wasn’t because I couldn’t decide what to call this edition. The other choices I came up with were Steel Wheels/Made of Oak, Tushka/ Alyeska or 2Ton Bridge/Leon Bridges. Did I make the … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. June 29-July 6 (the Honeyhoney/Honey Country Edition)

Things may be a little slow this week due to the big July 4th holiday weekend but still go out and grab some live music before being distracted by the bright lights of fireworks. Mon. 6/29 Psychedelica-flavored rocker Jacco Gardner … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. June 2-8 (The Damned edition)

June starts off with a strong mix of hall of famers (John Mayall, Merle Haggard, Wanda Jackson), cool veterans (Bob Mould, Carlene Carter, Buzzcocks) and some talented younger acts (Margot and the Nuclear So & S0’s, Aoife O’Donovan, Brian Wright). … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Dec. 9-16 (The Lone Bellow/Shovels & Rope Edition)

Dec. 10 Top Show: The Blind Boys of Alabama spread some holiday cheer along with songs from their Justin Vernon-produced I’ll Find A Way at Disney Hall. Jamestown Revival is an L.A. by way of Texas duo. They’ll be showcasing … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 15-25 (the Booker T. & B.B. King edition)

With the summer speeding headlong towards September, I will try to keep pace with a special 10 day roundup. The Echo enlivens the midweek blahs with a pairing of the Kopecky Family Band and the Melodic on Wednesday the 14th … Continue reading

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Goat Road Sessions Goes To The Movies

The superstar instrumental collective that goes by the moniker The Goat Rodeo Sessions will be hitting the big screen on Jan. 31 when their Boston House of Blues performance will be beamed live to theaters across the country. This ensemble, … Continue reading

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