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Go See Hear In L.A. July 14-17 (the Wye Oak/Branches edition)

Yes, I have been delinquent here. Work, what can I say. Hopefully I have kept up enough to present a complete enough roundup today (and, btw,  the alternative title was  BØRNS / GØGGS edition). Okay, so I thought I might … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. July 28 – Aug. 3 (the Jayhawks/I See Hawks in L.A. edition)

July rolls into August with a full week of music. It is particularly strong on the free show front, which is never a bad thing. JD McPherson plays the Santa Monica Pier on Thursday, while Hot Club of Cowtown will … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. July 23-29: The Handsome Family/Farewell Drifters Edition

It’s a big week of music, and a good deal of it is free! Monday is an unusually congested night of recommendable music. Kelli Scarr, who has collaborated with Moby, lands at the Hotel Café. I was impressed with her … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Feb. 20-26 (The I See Hawks/Ra Ra Riot edition

Sure, Hollywood is gearing up for the Oscars, but there are plenty of great shows for music lovers in Los Angeles (I resisted using the Tinsel Town term). I have loved the lit. rock tunes of the Hold Steady for … Continue reading

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Smiths Tribute Update

About a month ago, I wrote about the upcoming Smiths Tribute. While tomorrow is today and the double disc “Please, Please, Please: A Tribute to The Smiths.” is out today. The fine folks at American Laundromat Records sent along a couple … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in L.A. Aug. 8-28 (The Most Of August issue)

Because of scheduling situations, I am going to give a quick overview of recommendations for the next couple weeks. One big recommendation goes to the big Roots Roadhouse Fest at the Echo/Echoplex on the 14th. This grand Grand Ole Echo … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in LA: March 23-31 (The Grand Atlantic Grouplove edition)

I’m am going to a mega-version to wrap up March. My own version of March Madness. Tuesday the 22nd is something of a Super Tuesday. The ethereal Julianna Barwick performs at the Bootleg with Esben and the Witch also on … Continue reading

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