Tag Archives: Bruce Springsteen

July Desk Clearing: Bowie, Flamin’ Groovies, Black Oak Arkansas & Porter Wagoner

So the big music news this week probably is the announcement that Bruce Springsteen is releasing a companion CD to accompany the publication of this autobiography Born To Run on Sept. 27. The CD, entitled Chapter and Verse, is an … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. March 17-22 (the Son Little/Chamber Brothers edition)

You might have thought I am late with this week’s concert rundown because I am in Austin enjoying SxSW. But, alas no.  I’m late because of dreary computer woes. Still, here are shows that caught my attention this week (including … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. March 11-15 (the Rosanne Cash/Syd Straw edition)

Somehow it is already Friday. It has been one of those weeks. But I did want to chime in with show recommendations before it is really too late. Fri. 3/11 SoCal music mainstay David Lindley returns to McCabe’s for two … Continue reading

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What’s Old Is New: Springsteen, King Curtis, Dictators And Garbage

Wanted to catch up on some recent news. In case you haven’t heard, Bruce Springsteen is planning on a big reissue project for his The River album. The Ties That Bind: The River Collection will be a 4-CD set holding … Continue reading

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Hey Marah Fans – Here’s Some Good News

Remember Marah? Those “kids from Philly” made a big splash in the No Depression scene of the late ’90. The band fits somewhere on the spectrum between the Replacements and the Hold Steady but with some twangy touches of banjos … Continue reading

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Oldies But Goodies From Bob Dylan to Ned Doheny, Los Lobos to Little Feat

There have been a much of news on the archives front that I wanted to share. The Rolling Stones‘ Live 1965: Music From Charlie is my Darling has just been released digitally by ABKCO on Jan. 21. The CD, which … Continue reading

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This Week With Joe Ely – A Guitar Reunion and a Van Robbery

I don’t know if Joe Ely will be doing his awesome rendition of Robert Earl Keen’s “The Road Goes On Forever” at the Mint on Saturday night, but I’m guessing he’s feeling that way. This week has been a very … Continue reading

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