Tag Archives: Johnette Napolitano

Welcome Back, Long Ryders, a True-West-ern & an Individual

A couple of old favorites have new, or upcoming, releases, that I wanted to share. The Long Ryders were one of the first of the 80s alt.country rock outfit. The SoCal-bred band last year unveiled a comprehensive 4-CD retrospective, Final … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Nov. 12-15 (and a remembrance of Leonard Cohen)

Still looking for weekend music? Let me share some shows, once over lightly. Sat. 11/12 Top Show(s): The 50th Anniversary of the Sunset Strip Demonstration will be commemorated at the Echoplex with performances from Love Revisited, the Pandoras and more. … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 8-14 (The Drag The River/Green River Ordinance edition.

It is one of those strange weeks where nothing came up on my radar for Wednesday and then Thursday is overstuffed with great shows. There is a certain degree of end-of-the-summer ’80s nostalgia in the air too, what with shows … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. July 16-21 (The Wainwright Report

Okay, so I am way, way behind on my emails but hopefully this presents enough of the shows taking place over the next few days. Wed. July 16 Boz Scaggs zags to his jazzier side at the Hollywood Bowl where … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in L.A. June 18-23 (The She & Him/Hymn To Her edition)

I was trying to figure out how to organize this week’s concert lineup but there are just too many shows to neatly fit together. There are so many shows that I had several alternative titles, like the Concrete Blonde/Barenaked Ladies … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 27-Sept. 2 (The Redd Kross/Concrete Blonde Edition)

August is ending and September is beginning. Summer is concluding and Fall is on its way. These changes result in a week filled with the old and the new. First, the blasts from the past. Beloved L.A. glam poppers Redd … Continue reading

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