Tag Archives: Pete Seeger

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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Friday Desk Clearing: Fleetwood Mac, Roy Orbison, Grateful Dead and Lucinda Williams

Wanted to share some recent news, if case you haven’t heard yet, about upcoming releases, Record Store Day and Country Music Hall of Fame inductees. In time for the holiday shopping season, Warner Brothers will be releasing special expanded editions … Continue reading

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What’s New From Old Friends: The Mavericks, Dwight Yoakam, Glen Campbell, Paul Kelly, Lead Belly and Buena Vista Social Club too.

A number of familiar old names have some interesting new projects on the horizon. Glen Campbell, who just won a Grammy and has an Oscar nomination, will see the release of the soundtrack to this highly praised documentary Glen Campbell…I’ll … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. March 3-9 (The Miner/Early Winters Edition)

Now that we have slogged through the wet weekend and the Oscars telecast, let’s get back to music. Mon. March 3 Top Show (s): Monday is your first chance to see Eric Brace & Peter Cooper as the marvelous Nashville … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Feb. 17-23 (The Pink Mountaintops/Scarlet Rivera Edition)

This week’s forecast calls for a blizzard of Lucinda Williams shows. The Americana music icon seems to be playing everywhere in the next couple weeks except my backyard. She kicks things off on Tuesday the 18th at the Troubadour with … Continue reading

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RIP: Pete Seeger

More knowledgeable people than I can write about the immense legacy that Pete Seeger has had on the music world and the world in general. I do want to add a couple personal notes. Just this past Saturday, I attended … Continue reading

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