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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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Friday Desk Clearing: Jerry Lee Lewis, Allen Ginsberg, Dylan, The Dead and the rest (updated)

I wanted to catch up on some recent and somewhat recent news. It seems like it is a particular popular time for covers albums. You have probably have heard that Bob Dylan is following up last year’s Shadows of the … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Oct 12-19 (The Father John Misty/Salad Boys edition)

Another wonderfully jammed week of music that includes everything from the Gang of Four to the Brothers Four, Gary Clark Jr. to Albert Hammond Jr. Mon. Oct. 12 Top Show: There is a really great concert – at least in … Continue reading

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Causes For Celebration: Wild Honey Benefit and Other Good-Hearted Projects

I forgot to mention in the weekly concert roundup that on March 1 the Wild Honey Foundation will throw a big benefit concert to raise funds for Autism Think Tank and the Children’s Music Fund. Taking place at the Wilshire … Continue reading

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Stevie Nicks and Deer Tick (What’s The Connection?)

I thought I’d  end the year on a happy note. Paste reported yesterday that Stevie Nicks officiated the wedding of singer/songwriter Vanessa Carlton and Deer Tick frontman John McCauley. The wedding fit in after Nicks finished the recent Fleetwood Mac … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 2-4 (The Mofro/Wilco Edition)

No, I didn’t forget that I stopped at August 1 in the last post. So I am back with what’s happening over this weekend. Turnpike Troubadours will arrive at the Mint on Friday night to deliver their raucous blend of … Continue reading

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John Fogerty’s Birthday & Album Party at the El Rey on 5/28

How do you think John Fogerty would celebrate his birthday? By making music, of course. Next Tuesday, May 28, he will be rockin’ all over the El Rey. Not only will it be his birthday, but also the release date … Continue reading

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