Saturday, October 25, 2014

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Tuareg guitarist Omara “Bombino” Moctar was born in a nomadic encampment in Niger in 1980. Some 26 years later he was playing alongside Keith...

Surprise moments at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival can happen any time. One of mine came this year when The Revivalists kicked...

My Morning Jacket wrapped up one helluva 3-night run tonight at The Wiltern in Los Angeles, capping off the stay on Western and Wilshire...

The 3-night no-rules, no-repeats run at Los Angeles' Wiltern continued tonight with a considerably mellower version of My Morning Jacket (compared to last night)...

Maybe I'm feeling the effects of an after show glow, but this one may belong in the same conversation with some of the more...

WHO: KCRW's World Festival featuring Animal Collective, Flying Lotus + Huun Huur Tu WHEN: Sunday, September 23rd @ 7:00 p.m. WHERE: Hollywood Bowl @ 2301 North...

Words by Sam Nachbar || Photos by Joey Serxner Speaking to a markedly young and trendy group of twenty-somethings during his late-afternoon set at FYF...

WHO: KCRW'S World Festival 2 featuring Passion Pit, Hot Chip & Omar Souleyman WHEN: Sunday, September 9, 2012 @ 7:00 p.m. WHERE: Hollywood Bowl @ 2301...

The term “music festival” conjures up images of remote grounds where festival-goers roam an inaccessible and vast plot of land while wearing tie dye...

Photos and Review by Jim Brock There are few musicians I can point to who are more visually evocative than Terence Blanchard (and I’m not...

WHO: The Big Lil Baby Jesus Peasant Party featuring Erick "Jesus" Coomes (Lettuce) and Special Guests WHEN: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 @ 9:30 PM WHERE: The...

WHO: Goldenvoice, KCRW & Oh My Rockness Present Real Estate, Sun Araw, Melted Toys and DJ Neil Schield (Origami Vinyl) WHERE: Fonda Theatre @ 6126...

WHO: The Neville Brothers with Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue and Roddie Romero WHERE: The Hollywood Bowl (how to get there) WHEN: Wednesday, August 1st at...

The 2012 FYF Fest lineup was released earlier today and it is absolutely killer from top-to-bottom. So many personal favorites in here and FYF...

Fresh off signing on with Autumn Tone Records, Chicago blues rock outfit The Orwells made a splash at their Los Angeles debut tonight with...

There are only two shows left in the 4-week Wednesday night Robert Walter Residency at The Mint and if you haven't had a chance...

Lots to choose from this weekend whether you decide to head up the Hollywood Bowl for the 34th Annual Playboy Jazz Festival, down to...

WHO: The 2012 Grammy-winning Rebirth Brass Band WHERE: The Mint Los Angeles WHEN: Thursday, June 14th, 2012 @ 9 p.m. TICKETS: $25 (PURCHASE) There are a only a...

WHO: Robert Walter and Special Guests WHAT: Four-Week Residency WHEN: Every Wednesday in June WHERE: The Mint LA, 6010 West Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90035 TICKETS: 4...

WHO: Wil Blades and Billy Martin WHERE: The Mint WHEN: Saturday, June 2nd, 2012 | Doors @ 8 p.m. / Show @ 9 TICKETS: $15 (PURCHASE) This...

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