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Get out during Rocktober

Happy Rocktober!  I don’t care of the expression was played out by 1982, I still wanna rock and the best venue to do that this month is none other than The Hollywood Bowl.   This month, during its “off-season” the Bowl will host 13 events.  All of them are worth checking out except for Jimmy […]

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Favorite Albums 2012

Well I seem to be in the minority now but I still love the album.  I guess that’s why all my favorites this year reminded me of past artists’ work.    Here’s my list of favorites in no particular order: Frank Ocean Channel Orange – It feels like Prince wrote a love letter to the […]

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Mercury Prize winner

Last week the UK had an election of their own and voted Alt-J as their album of the year.  The Mercury Prize is chosen by a panel of musicians, music executives, journalists and other figures in the music industry in the UK and Ireland.  It is always a great indication of where music is headed and […]

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Mercury Prize

The Mercury Prize nominees for the best album in the United Kingdom and Ireland were announced last week.  Nominations are chosen by a panel of musicians, music executives, journalists and other figures in the music industry and it’s a nice way to bring attention to music that is worth your attention.  Last year’s winner was […]

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