Archive | September, 2011

INTERVIEW: CHARLIE PARKER MEETS BOB WILLS

Jazz guitar virtuoso Bruce Forman will be a guest on “Claremont Straight Ahead”, hosted by Larry the Fox, at 1:00 pm on Monday, October 3. Bruce has performed and recorded with most of the legends of jazz and has 16 CD’s to his credit as a leader. He is also a composer, arranger, producer, educator, and philanthropist. […]

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SC3 / Arcade party with live music in Alhambra, CA on 10/01/11

The next SC3 arcade party will take place on Saturday, October 1, 2011, from 12 noon to 12 midnight, at the Nucleus gallery in Alhambra, CA! As always, we’ll have dozens of bona fide vintage coin-ops and home consoles on hand. Chiptune artists 8 Bit Weapon, virt and ComputeHer are performing later in the evening. […]

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KSPC Charts 9.19.11 – 9.25.11

Mikal Cronin’s new, self-titled album (out now on Trouble In Mind Records) was the #1 played album on KSPC last week. It’s the young garage-rocker’s first album! Find out what else was being played on KSPC here!

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SHOW REVIEW: James Blake at the LA Music Box

Photo by Rachel Davidson. Sunday, September 18, 2011. It would have been a mind-addling, homework-inundated kind of Sunday for me, just like any other… if I had not decided to throw caution to the wind and escape the real world for the night. This otherworldly trip began with an eventful drive on the I-10/101 in […]

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SHOW REVIEW: Watkins Family Hour with Jackson Browne and Fiona Apple

Why is Largo the best thing all of the time? That, of course, is a rhetorical question. Any venue that can collect the Watkins siblings, Jackson Browne, Benmont Tench, Sebastian Steinburg, Blake Miller, Joe Purdy, and Fiona Apple onto a single stage deserves all the praise that it can receive. The Watkins Family Hour is […]

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