Tag Archives: Ryan Adams

Congrats To This Year’s American Music Award Nominees

Yesterday, the Americana Music Association announced its nominees for the 16th annual Honors & Awards Show. It might sound like a cliche but each category is packed with greatness. Sturgill Simpson notched the most nominations with three: Album of the … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 3-5 (Greyhounds/Bird Dogs edition)

Quickly I wanted to put together the rundown of shows for the rest of the work-week that grabbed my attention. Hopefully I will get to the weekend shows too. Wed. 8/3   Top Show: The Explorer Club mine a wonderful … Continue reading

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What’s Old Is New: Bob Dylan, Love, Mad Men & The Vulgar Boatmen

Wanted to catch up on some recent music news, beyond that of Ryan Adams completing his re-do of Taylor Swift’s 1989 album. Word is out today that Volume 12 of the Bob Dylan Bootleg Series will be released on November … Continue reading

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Friday Desk Clearing: New R.E.M. DVD Set & Bloodshot Anniversary Collection

Just wanted to get the word out on some really cool new collections coming up later this year. R.E.M. and MTV have a long history together. Enough to fill 6 DVDs, as the upcoming REMTV box set proves. Besides the … Continue reading

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One For The Juke (A Juke Logan Fundraiser at Cafe Fais Do Do on 4/14)

This Sunday there will be a fundraiser for one of the good guys in L.A.’s roots and blues scene – John “Juke” Logan. The Los Angeles native has been a fixture around town for years and his resume runs from … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in L.A. Feb. 13-19 (the My Brightest Diamond/Tammy Faye Starlite edition)

The acoustics of Walt Disney Concert Hall should provide a wonderful setting for Ryan Adams, whose album last year Ashes & Fire was a quiet affair and one of last year’s best, imho. This week also features some real characters … Continue reading

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