Tag Archives: Elizabeth Cook

Go See Hear In L.A. June 1-7 (the Elizabeth Cook/Happy Traum edition)

June starts off with an unusually high number of acts from Down Under coming up to L.A. This early summer Australian invasion includes Gordi on June 1, Matt Corby on June 4, Emma Swift on June 5, Missy Higgins on … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Desk Clearing: Eggs Over Easy, Gov’t Mule & Joan Baez

I wanted to caught up with some of the music news that I have come across so far this month. First,  I will admit it – I am a fan of pub rock music. Brinsley Schwarz, Duck Deluxe, the Motors … Continue reading

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Saturday Night Desk Clearing: John Denver, Johnny Cash, Skinny Puppy and Wild Honey in the news

I have been meaning to share some news that has come across my radar in the past couple weeks. From the House of Cash comes news that a new, posthumous Johnny Cash collection Out Among The Stars is due in … Continue reading

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Duos Rule The Americana Award Nominations

I had the pleasure of attending the Americana Music Association’s Award nominee announcement event yesterday at the Grammy Museum. It marks one of those times when the question “What is Americana?” arises. The list of nominees doesn’t really provide simple … Continue reading

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New Summer Titles From Chambers and Cook

Two of my long-time favorite singers, Kasey Chambers and Elizabeth Cook, have CDs coming out this summer. First up will be Elizabeth Cook‘s Gospel Plow. This EP, slated for a June 12 release, features 6 gospel tunes plus that “religious” … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in L.A. April 23-29 (The Stagecoach and Beyond edition)

With the second weekend of Coachella having concluded, that means this weekend holds the Stagecoach Festival out in Indio. The 3-day country-based music festival is long sold out but if you are headed out there and looking for acts to see, … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Dec. 5-12 (The Dark Dark Woods Trampled By Turtles edition)

It’s a wonderfully busy week of music. My personal choice for “Show of the Week” would be the Elizabeth Cook show at the Mint on Thursday night. I had the pleasure of interviewing her earlier this year and I ranked … Continue reading

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