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L. A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, APRIL 1ST TO 7TH

By Alyson Camus | March 30, 2019

Bad Religion are at The Roxy on Friday

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, APRIL 2ND TO 8TH

By Alyson Camus | April 2, 2018

 Alice Bag Band has a record release party at the Echo on Saturday

10 Songs, Thursday, May 29th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | May 29, 2014

Lou Reed Lou Reed – Luke Haines – This is the guy behind Black Box Recorder and it is sizzled and smart blues smoothie tribute song which seems to really not have that much to do with Lou but who can complain? – B+

Be Here Now: Snap Shot Reviews Of New Album Releases, May 27th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | May 27, 2014

At over an hour, this is too long, and it pays the price by wearing out its welcome long before you reach the finishing end. But that not withstanding, what works, and most of it does, is world class Mariah Carey from the stunning “Cry.” -a full own ballad, that opens the set, through Nas, Wale, Miguel, Mary J Blige, and R. Kelly duets, it is a tour de force of Mariah type songs

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Releases 5-27-14

By Iman Lababedi | May 26, 2014

This is Sam Smith’s week, we only live in it. Undoubtedly, In The Lonely Hour is the album to beat. If only for the first single, “Stay With Me”, this is a major (first!) release by a great singer. Othersie, I am listening to the new Sharon Von Etten as we speak and like it don’t love it, really liked the Robyn EP, and am looking forward to Christian rocker Crowder, anti-Christs EYEHATEGOOD and Mariah Carey who lives somewhere between the two.