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November Desk Clearing: Tift Merritt, Chuck Prophet, Wild Reeds And Morphine

The Grammy Museum has added 25 important songs to its Hall of Fame. The new tunes are: Arlo Guthrie – “The City of New Orleans” The Beach Boys – “I Get Around” Billie Holiday – Lady Sings the Blues Blind … Continue reading

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Five Random Takeaways From Ben Folds At The Grammy Museum

As the title implies, Ben Folds was at the Grammy Museum last night talking about his new album, So There, that New West Records put out last fall. Here are some of the things that he spoke about. Re: the music … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Sept. 28-Oct. 5 (The Tragically Hip/New Mastersounds edition)

October gets off to a quite busy start, with Saturday being particularly busy. There’s the Bluegrass Situation Festival, which has expanded to the Greek. The Word and Amy Helm at the Fonda, Mavis Staples in Cerritos and Randy Newman at … Continue reading

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And the Nominees – for the Rock Hall – are ….

So this year’s contenders for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame have been released and it’s a crop that covers the number of genres. There are the classic rock groups: Rush, Deep Purple and Procol Harum Dance acts: Chic … Continue reading

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