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COWBOY JUNKIES play The Coach House May 17, Observatory/North Park May 18, Fonda Theatre May 19; photo Heather Pollock

Cowboy Junkies Wrangle California With Music

The Cowboy Junkies, a group famous for its innovative takes on folk and country music, shall be touring throughout California May 8 to May 19. The group’s Southern California appearances specifically begin May 16 at Lobero Theatre in Santa Barbara, followed by May 17 at The Coach House in San Juan Capistrano, May 18 at The Observatory North Park, ending up at the Fonda Theatre … [Read More]

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Legendary Rock Band The Who Add Third Hollywood Bowl Show

Legendary rock band The Who have added a third Hollywood Bowl date to the fall leg of their 2019 North American Moving On! Tour. Due to intense demand, the new show … [Read More]

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Death Valley Girls Announce Summer And Fall Tour Dates With The Distillers!

Rock n' roll has always served as a means to elevate the fringe of society, though it's accentuated the plights of the outcasts and misfits in different ways … [Read More]

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The Dandy Warhols 25th Anniversary Tour Comes To California This Week!

“The weirdest thing about it being ‎our 25th anniversary is it doesn't feel like 25 years. Feels like about six. Or five,” muses frontman Courtney … [Read More]

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SILVER SNAKES play Regent Theater May 10; press photo

Silver Snakes Spread Their Hypnotics Far And Wide

“I grew up in a very musical household,” states Alex Estrada of Silver Snakes. “My dad’s a musician, he’s a producer, and my mother was a dancer; so, from a very … [Read More]

For The Love Of Bass

Photo: Regal D

BBB: Back In DTLA!

“I’m really looking forward to this warehouse party,” says Adrian Herrera, one of the many people behind the group known as Big Booty Bass. “We’ve booked a couple people from out of state, something we haven’t done since we booked Flite for BBB last April. So … [Read More]

Tales From The Photo Pit

TAKING BACK SUNDAY; photo Lauren Ratkowski

Taking Back Sunday: A Tale From The Photo Pit

Camera charged. Lens cleaned. Press confirmation ready. All I needed to do was hop in the car and make the 2-hour drive to San Diego from Orange County. Now, I don’t make these drives for just any band. Taking Back Sunday has served as a pillar in my love for … [Read More]

Concert Reviews

IRATION; photo Andy Ortega

Wet But Wonderful Reggae Fest

One Love Cali Reggae Fest held its 4th annual 3-day music festival once again at the grounds next to the Queen Mary in Long Beach. This year there were returning bands and artists such as Iration, Pepper, Stick Figure as well as some new bands on the rise in … [Read More]

Album Reviews

Band Of Skulls "Love Is All You Love" cover

ALBUM REVIEW: Band Of Skulls “Love Is All You Love”

Band Of Skulls’ (BoS) crackling good LP Love Is All You Love is the sound of a band reinventing itself, the sound of a band who is unafraid to take chances and push their music forward in new directions. BoS, while not forgetting their past, have their sights … [Read More]