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Go See Hear In L.A. Sept. 1-6 (The Tobias The Owl/Squirrel Nut Zippers edition)

Maybe it is the Labor Day Weekend. Maybe it is just me. Maybe it is a combination of the two but it seems like a light week this week. But here are the shows I recommend. Thurs. 9/1 Top Show(s): … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. May 11-17 (the Bob Mould/Andrew Bird edition)

I’ve got a crazy busy week so I will skip the preamble and get to the good stuff, and hopefully I won’t discover additional interesting shows after I hit “publish.” Wed. 5/11 You can bid farewell to the Motion City … Continue reading

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Good Times For Monkees Fans & More

Recently I wrote about Rhino’s Monkees reissue campaign in honor of the band’s 50th anniversary. More news now on the Monkees front. Mike, Micky and Pete have recorded their first new album in 20 years. Good Times! reached the inspired … 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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Go See Hear In L.A. March 31-April 5 (The Yonder Mountain/North Mississippi All-Stars edition)

Hey it’s Spring Break so I’m doing a “once over lightly” version of this week’s concert roundup. Tues. 3/31 Top Show(s): Whoops – a correction: the Jessica Lea Mayfield/Seth Avett homage to Elliott Smith takes place tonight at the Wilshire … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L. A. Nov. 2-10 (The Shakey Graves/Shovels & Rope edition)

This week offers a world of music in Southern California. Besides bands coming from Canada and the U.K., there will be visitors from Scandinavia, Italy, Brazil and Spain (okay, it’s the band Spain). Sun. Nov. 2 The sonorous sounds of … 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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