Courtney Barnett is at the Greek Theatre on Friday
Posts Tagged: The B-52s
Who has said Los Angeles doesn’t have a vibrant downtown?
‘Night on Broadway has been described as ‘a love letter to Los Angeles’
a line up that could make the FYF fest jealous.
the fun never stopped, until the Growlers closed the night
The Birth Defects are playing at the Hi Hat on Friday
. “Boogie Wonderland,” Earth, Wind, & Fire. EWF managed to be all things to all people in the late ‘70s – they had elements of disco and funk, but stayed safely within the confines of Top 40 music. Looking back, they seemed bigger than they were – scoring seven Top Ten hits, four in ’78 and ’79. This happy feet dance number, which included The Emotions on vocals, captured the giddy vibe of the disco era,.
In the second and final look at essential new wave tracks, we go beyond silly looking hair to chronicle yellow hazmat suits, energy dome hats, and the death of Marc Bolen. I hope the chorus of “People Who Died” leaves my brain before Valentine’s Day