Tag Archives: Peter Frampton

Friday Desk Clearing:

Amidst various computer challenges, I did come across some interesting music news items this week that I wanted to share. Pride And Joy, the documentary that heralded filmmaker Robert Mugge made on Alligator Records in 1992 gets its Blu-Ray release … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. March 11-15 (the Rosanne Cash/Syd Straw edition)

Somehow it is already Friday. It has been one of those weeks. But I did want to chime in with show recommendations before it is really too late. Fri. 3/11 SoCal music mainstay David Lindley returns to McCabe’s for two … 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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Weekend Roundup: Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Jeff Buckley, Dion & Buck Owens

I was going to call this a Classic Rock Edition since the majority of items fit that category but there are a few (Jeff Buckley is one, The Arcs are another). Anyway, here are the music world tidbits. The New … Continue reading

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Beyond The Dead – Bowie, Cooper, Kiss and More Classic Rock News

With the big Fare Thee Well concerts happening this weekend, it got me thinking about catching up on some news about classic rock acts. So first off, let’s start with the Grateful Dead. Rhino will be releasing the three Chicago … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 26-31 (The BB King/ZZ Ward edition)

Two of my favorite bands are coming to Southern California this week- and on the same bill. The criminally overlooked “No Depression”-era country rock outfit The Bottle Rockets are touring with master pop tunesmith Marshall Crenshaw. I tracked down vintage … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 15-25 (the Booker T. & B.B. King edition)

With the summer speeding headlong towards September, I will try to keep pace with a special 10 day roundup. The Echo enlivens the midweek blahs with a pairing of the Kopecky Family Band and the Melodic on Wednesday the 14th … Continue reading

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