Tag Archives: Willie Nelson

Black Friday Gold – Record Store Day Gems: Elvis & Woody; Aretha & Joni; John Lee & Tony Joe; Pylon & Wilco

Record Store Day is upon us again and something inspired me to round up the titles that tapped my imagination. It was quite the rabbit hole to jump into. There is a so much good stuff to mention. But let’s … Continue reading

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What’s Up For Record Store Day

I won’t bore you all with why I have been absent of late but it involves computer woes that hopefully are behind me. I was going to do a round up of this weekend’s shows (and I still might) but … Continue reading

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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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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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Go See Here In L.A. July 14-20 (The Blonde On Blonde On Blonde edition)

The week’s subject heading isn’t a direct reference to Bob Dylan but to On Blonde the coincidence that Yukon Blonde, whose new album is named, and Jill Sobule & Tammy Faye Starlite, whose tour is named Blonde On Blonde On … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Feb. 4-8 (The Weyes Blood/Murder By Death Edition)

Hey, it’s Grammy week here in Los Angeles. See how many of these acts are in town for the awards show. Wed. 2/4 Top Show: It’s hard to pass up on a Willie Nelson show – even if you have … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in L.A. April 1-6 (the Rosie Flores/Faun Fables edition)

My apologies for not putting together a concert roundup for last week. It was a crazy week of packing up boxes (and I wish I could say unpacking them too, but that’s a story I am waiting for the happy … Continue reading

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Saturday Night Desk Clearing: John Denver, Johnny Cash, Skinny Puppy and Wild Honey in the news

I have been meaning to share some news that has come across my radar in the past couple weeks. From the House of Cash comes news that a new, posthumous Johnny Cash collection Out Among The Stars is due in … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Aug. 6-15 (The Wild Chld/Grownup Noise Edition)

One of Americana’s finest, Tift Merritt, will have a special appearance at the Grammy Museum Tuesday night. Merritt fans will be thrilled to learn that her exquisite Travelling Alone will get a deluxe boxset treatment that Yep Roc will release … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. July 9-15 (The Dustbowl Revival & The Union Gap Edition)

This week weighs heavily on the old-timers. The one and only Willie Nelson will be at the OC Fair with his family band on the 13th, while the next night it hosts the Happy Together Tour, which offers a 60-something … Continue reading

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