Tag Archives: Best Coast

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. March 1-8 (the Freakwater/Wavves edition)

A lot of good stuff this week, particularly in the twangy troubadour department: Bob Woodruff, Lucinda Williams, Sean Rowe, Bobby Long, Liza Anne and a guy named David Crosby. There were other opportunities for other fun wordplay to call this … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. June 23-28 (The Anderson East/Far West Edition)

This week is marked by show from some wonderful songwriters, starting with Robert Earl Keen and continuing on with Dan Penn and Kim Richey, and that is just the tip of the proverbial iceberg. Tues. 6/23 Top Show: One of … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. July 16-22 (The Pink Martini/Red Baraat Edition)

Got to get into overdrive here to get through this week’s zigs and zags but here I go. And let me know if you would have preferred me calling this the “Best Coast/Rogue Wave Edition” or “Hey Marseilles/Passenger Edition.” Promising … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. April 15-21 (The Lady & Lord Huron Edition)

It might be the week that some rest between Coachellas, but this week itself offers more than a bit of  “something/anything.” Yes, Todd Rundgren will be in town, appearing at the Grove’s Barnes & Noble on Monday night to promote … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Nov. 19-25 (The Triple Chicken Foot/Counting Crows Turkey Day Edition)

The highlights for this week? Getting stuffed on Turkey on Thursday and working off the big meal on Black Friday vinyl hunts… Oh, and there are some shows too. Thanksgiving week is a time for families to come together. Sara … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 4-9 (The Crosby, Stills, Nash and Pegi Young edition)

I am laboring some following Labor Day Monday so this is getting out a little too late to mention to good shows – but that won’t stop me from saying Tuesday the 4th has/had a pair of fine shows: The … Continue reading

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