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Go See Hear In L.A. Feb. 11-16 (The Benmont Tench/Engelbert Humperdinck Edition)

Valentine’s Day week holds a bouquet of shows to love (okay, I couldn’t resist that wordplay). The offerings include longtime stars (like Sting, Clint Black, Boz Scaggs and Paul Simon), disappointing cancellations (Jeremy Spencer, Dan Hicks), cult heroes (Bettye LaVette) … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 27-Sept. 2 (The Redd Kross/Concrete Blonde Edition)

August is ending and September is beginning. Summer is concluding and Fall is on its way. These changes result in a week filled with the old and the new. First, the blasts from the past. Beloved L.A. glam poppers Redd … 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. Jan 23-29 (The Alabama Shakes/Dengue Fever edition

Royce Hall is definitely one place to frequent this week. On Friday night, Lucinda Williams performs there with Blake Mills opening and playing with her (look for my preview in the LA Weekly this week). Then on Saturday, They Might … Continue reading

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Go See Here In L.A. Nov. 7-13 (The Brandt Brauer Frick, Feist, Farrar, Tav Falco edition)

Sure this week includes local appearances from such legends as Gordon Lightfoot (UCLA, 11/8) and the legendary B.B. King (Club Nokia, 11/11), but I want to mention some notable younger acts coming to town. Friday night is soul night in … Continue reading

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