Friday, September 19, 2014

Los Angeles

Gov't Mule celebrated Halloween 2013 with a pair of special west coast shows last Wednesday and Thursday (Halloween proper). Night One notably featured Doors...

Anders Osborne went deep and Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe embraced their inner Ray Charles for a wholly satisfying double bill at Los Angeles' El...

Bluegrass is a lot of things. The high lonesome. Bill Monroe. Furious pickin’. Lots of strings. Acoustic instrumentation. What it traditionally isn’t is...

I’d heard the name in passing, but never gave them a shot until a short time ago. Last week, I received an email...

Last Friday, the Los Angeles based global DJ collective Subsuelo presented Los Tres Marks, a showcase that featured three significant players in the hip...

The 6th annual Angel City Jazz Festival is as unique as the city that bears its name. Multi-venue, multi-media and highly eclectic, predictable only...

Words and Photos by Jack Fitch “Their beats are just sooo stiiiicky” were the words exchanged between two alarmingly pedestrian looking males who almost stuck...

The success of a rock show can be measured by the amount of rebelliousness the audience feels as they exit the show, and watching...

Photo by Jack Fitch Sunday at the Hollywood Bowl wasn't your standard, garden variety tour stop for M83. Instead, fans got a well-orchestrated and tastefully...

Saturday’s NOLA triple threat at The Mint was as close to Frenchmen Street as you can get on Pico Boulevard (in fact, last time...

Hearing Terence Blanchard in a room of about 150 heightens what is already a super attenuated musical experience. One that brings all senses to...

Master of the keys and Congressional leader Robert Walter took the 20th through its finely tuned paces at The Mint last Thursday, featuring generous...

The Campbell Brothers were joined by Maria Muldaur for a rousing set at the Skirball Cultural Center for a Thursday night show last month....

New Orleans multi-instrumentalist Nicholas Payton stopped in Los Angeles for an intimate Thursday night show at The Mint earlier this month and photographer Jim...

It was dusty, at times it was hot, it was pretty much always a real-life, live action caricature of hipness and most of all,...

Last night for a Wednesday Jazz Night at the Hollywood Bowl, the legendary Chicago guitarist Buddy Guy was joined by 14-year old blues prodigy...

Last Saturday afternoon, at a ranch in Topanga Canyon tucked just outside of LA, Taylor Hawkins' now twelve year old Stones tribute project Chevy...

Last Saturday afternoon, at a ranch in Topanga Canyon just outside of Los Angeles, local guitar talent (and frequent Furthur collaborator) Jonathan Wilson and...

Check out a Spotify Playlist of these ten songs here. To follow last year's strong lineup at the annual indie-leaning weekend gathering, FYF Fest (now...

WHO: Snarky Puppy with Banda Magda WHEN: Thursday, September 19th, 2013 @ 8 pm WHERE: The Troubadour, 9081 Santa Monica Blvd Los Angeles, CA TICKETS: $20 adv...

WHO: Goldenvoice Presents: Karl Denson's Tiny Universe and Anders Osborne with special guest Zach Deputy (Soul Spectacular Tour! KDTU present a Ray Charles Boogaloo...

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