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Go See Hear In L.A. Sept. 10-15 (the Satellites/PassengerEdition)

I don’t have a clever intro this week. Just wanted to get the word out on some great shows. The ones prominent on my list would be Sturgill Simpson at the Troubadour and Charles Bradley at the Santa Monica Pier … Continue reading

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Things To Look Forward To: Key Lime Pie, Pennsylvania Coal And More Songs For The Turntable

I wanted to catch you all up on some news from old favorites of the alt. 80s/90s era. Alt. country rock Drivin N Cryin are keeping busy. They have a fine new EP Songs For The Turntable, plus Drivin’s frontman … Continue reading

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Archives Alive And Strangers Return: Dream Syndicate, Lone Justice, Otis & Aretha and Linda Perhacs

You can welcome the new year with some “soap, soul and salvation.” The Southern California twang rock band Lone Justice were pioneers of the ’80s alt-country scene and a new CD of their pre-Geffen debut demos will reveal what made … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Sept. 9-15 (The Los Straitjackets/Zombies edition)

This week is dominated by Zombies. Not the Walking Dead or Night of the Living Dead variety but the legendary British band of “She’s Not There” fame. The group, featuring both key founding members Rod Argent and Colin Blunstone, will … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in L.A. Feb. 20-25 (The White Buffalo/Leftover Salmon Edition)

Some great bills highlight this week of Southern Californian concert news The Troubadour hosts something of an East Coast-West Coast songwriter summit on Thursday when Dave Alvin and Marshall Crenshaw share a bill. The two troubadours have been plying their … Continue reading

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