Tag Archives: Ramblin’ Jack Elliott

Go See Hear In L.A. April 19-26 (The Damned/Those Pretty Wrongs

Tues. 4/19 Top Show: Dan Auerbach leads The Arcs, his super side-project, into town with a show at the Fonda tonight and Pomona’s Glass House on the 22nd. Wed. 4/20 Top Show(s): Punk pioneers The Damned perform at Pomona’s Glass … Continue reading

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Friday Desk Clearing: New Lucinda, Old Lords Of The New Church & A Neil Young Movie Marathon

While I had a couple minutes, I thought I’d share some recent things that came across my screen. Congratulations are in order for to this year’s recipients of the Folk Alliance’s Elaine Weissman Lifetime Achievement Awards: Ramblin’ Jack Elliott (Living) … Continue reading

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Catching Up With: Louis Armstrong, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, George Jones, Woody Guthrie and Muddy Waters

I have been meaning to do another roundup on new tribute projects and other archival releases, but every time I sit down to do one, there are new additions. Well, I am drawing the line in the sand today and … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. June 23-29 (The McLagan-McLachlan edition)

The weather might not yet be hot enough for “mad dogs and Englishmen,” but this week offers an invasion of British hall of famers. Steve Winwood, who was known in his younger days in Traffic and Blind Faith, plays the … Continue reading

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What I Learned In The Obits: R.I.P. Allan Block

I came across the obituary of Allan Block the other day. It wasn’t a name I recognized, I will admit. If his name isn’t familiar to you, he was an important figure in the Greenwich Village folk scene in the … Continue reading

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Help The Replacements Give Slim A Chance

Paul Westerberg and Tommy Stinson have dusted off the Replacements name to do their first band recording since 1990. Why now? It has to do with helping out their pal, and longtime bandmate Slim Dunlap. Last February, Dunlap suffered a … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In LA: April 9-15 (the Happy Birthday, Woody Guthrie edition)

Coachella, Coachella, Coachella. Sure a lot of folks are excited about this weekend’s opening weekend for the mega-festival. However, there are a lot of big little shows happening around L.A. that I am excited about. Top on the list is … Continue reading

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