Tag Archives: Escondido

August Desk Clearing: Shovels & Rope, Drivin’ N’ Cryin’, NRBQ and The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Another busy month in the music world. What with Sir Paul re-signing with Capitol. R.E.M. announcing a big reissue of Out Of Time to celebrate the CD’s 25th anniversary. News that Bob Weir will release his first new solo album … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Desk Clearing: Dylan, Petty, Sturgill Simpson And Yo-Yo Ma

Before we move on to this week, there are a couple of stories I wanted to get to. A treasure trove of over 6,000 items of Bob Dylan memorabilia has been purchased by by the George Kaiser Family Foundation and … Continue reading

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Sunday Desk Clearing: The Velvets, The Monkees & Loretta Lynn

As often happens, you post one thing and then you remember something else and two more things come in…so, here you go. This year is the Year of the Monkey in the Lunar calendar. It is also the 50th anniversary … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. July 28 – Aug. 3 (the Jayhawks/I See Hawks in L.A. edition)

July rolls into August with a full week of music. It is particularly strong on the free show front, which is never a bad thing. JD McPherson plays the Santa Monica Pier on Thursday, while Hot Club of Cowtown will … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Dec. 2-9 (The Head And The Heart/Dinosaur Bones)

Welcome to December. The finale month for 2013. The last go-round before the New Year. The parting shot…oh, you get the point. Top Shows of the Week: December 5 is a special day under our roof but it is also … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. April 15-21 (The Lady & Lord Huron Edition)

It might be the week that some rest between Coachellas, but this week itself offers more than a bit of  “something/anything.” Yes, Todd Rundgren will be in town, appearing at the Grove’s Barnes & Noble on Monday night to promote … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. April 8-14 (the Pony Boy/Elephant Revival Edition)

This week begins with a number of ladies’ nights to spotlight. Monday night, Thao & The Get Down Stay Down headlines at the Troubadour as they’re touring behind their new disc, We The Common – which is an uncommonly cool … Continue reading

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