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Go See Here In L.A July 21-27 (The Phish/Ducktails Edition)

There are several waves of nostalgia waves up on Southern California, from Soul Asylum to Phish, Blondie to Bruce Cockburn, Spin Doctors to Violent Femmes and I’ve even gotten to Billy Joe Shaver yet. Go out and enjoy. Tues. 7/21 … Continue reading

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Rockin’ Docs: Doc Pomus and Muscle Shoals

I wanted to make note of a couple of documentary opening today in Los Angeles that appear to be excellent films about the music world. A.K.A Doc Pomus is a portrait of the legendary songwriter who penned hits like “This … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Sept. 16-23 (The Kershaw, Kweskin, Krall edition)

I was looking for a theme for this week and the best I could come up with is: too much of a good thing. There are multiple shows every night this week. Free Energy residency at the Echo starts this … Continue reading

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The final viewings for the Annenberg’s Who Shot Rock & Roll exhibit

The “Who Shot Rock & Roll” exhibit ends its extended run at the Annenberg Space for Photography this Sunday. And in true rock & roll spirit, the Annenberg is staying up late and letting people see this show after dark … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Sept. 12-16 (The My Morning Jacket/Los Straitjackets edition)

This week is a rather crazy quilt one. Maybe that’s why it is already Wednesday before I have started this or vice versa. I wasn’t able to get the word out in time for Angus Stone’s show at the Troubadour … Continue reading

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The Summer Trip Back To The ’80s – From Squeeze To The Go-Go’s

Back in my callow youth – or at least some years back – I would make fun of the dinosaur acts that fill the bills on summer shack tours. The JourneySupertrampKansas or REOSpeedwagonLoverboyNightRanger, or even CheapTrickBlueOysterCultTubes. Then I noticed that … Continue reading

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