Tag Archives: JD McPherson

A Festive Saturday, This Saturday (Sept. 17, that is)

If you are looking for something special to do this Saturday, there are a number of terrific music festivals taking place in Southern California. A couple weeks ago I mentioned how the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band is celebrating its 50th … 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. June 2-8 (Robert Plant/Mountain Goats Edition)

June, June – you’ve come so soon. Although with it comes the waves of amphitheater shows. Tues. 6/2 Top Show(s): There’s not much I need to say about Robert Plant who is bringing his Sensational Space Shifters to the Greek. … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Dec. 3-9 (The Shuggie Otis/Kinky Friedman edition)

There is a lot to celebrate as we head into Chanukah weekend. Let’s start with the Polyphonic Spree’s Holiday Extravaganza that I previewed for the L.A. Weekly (http://www.laweekly.com/2012-11-29/music/lauryn_hill_bad_brains_shuggie_otis/3/). This family-friendly show features the eccentric ensemble performing holiday tunes and their … Continue reading

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