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PHILM

PHILM

By | April 9, 2014 at 3:34 pm | No comments

Intro by Robin Linn Dave Lombardo is an amazing drummer and performer. Born in Cuba and raised in L.A, his love and connection to rhythm was a fire that burned in him from a very young age. As a young student of drums, he was an innovator from early on. Lombardo's passion and...

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Rick Springfield

Rick Springfield

By | February 5, 2014 at 8:05 pm | No comments

On Jessie's Girl, Battling Depression, 30 Years of Marriage, and over 50 Years of Music By Lisa Morgan "I actually thought there were better songs on the album than Jessie's Girl. It was back when radio stations and DJ's could play what they wanted. They all started playing...

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Tribal Seeds – Award Winning Reggae

Tribal Seeds – Award Winning Reggae

By | January 29, 2014 at 5:15 pm | No comments

Saturday, Feb. 1st @ the Date Shed in Indio By Lisa Morgan The Date Shed in Indio is bringing award winning, rocking, roots reggae to the Coachella Valley. Tribal Seeds, the hugely followed, San Diego based band, will perform at the infamous venue mere weeks before the...

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Record Store Day, The Record Alley & The 9 Lives of the Vinyl Record

Record Store Day, The Record Alley & The 9 Lives of the Vinyl Record

By | November 27, 2013 at 1:54 am | No comments

By Mario Lalli On November 29th, "Black Friday" as it is known in the retail industry, Big box stores will be offering "crazy" discounts with people camping outside on the side walk to get the steal on the deal. TV's, video games, computers, cell phones, ipads, if we consume...

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Australia’s Maddi Rose @ The Tilted Kilt and Opening for Melissa Etheridge This Weekend!

By | October 2, 2013 at 3:07 pm | No comments

by Lisa Morgan Little Maddi Rose hit the stage at the tender age of two in A Christmas Carol. She told her parents she wanted to be a musical artist. “They just patted me on the head and said, ‘There, there, Maddi.’” Now, 15 years later, Maddi Rose is set to share the...

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Follow the R Buckle Road to The Date Shed

Follow the R Buckle Road to The Date Shed

By | September 18, 2013 at 8:02 pm | No comments

Saturday, September 21st @ 8pm and Find a Whole Lotta Love and Charity. By Rachel Montoya R Buckle Road, a local 7 piece, all original, country rock band, is earning the respect and loyalty of those in love with the country music genre and even those who are not. With...

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Date Shed Presents: Queensryche

Date Shed Presents: Queensryche

By | August 21, 2013 at 3:42 pm | No comments

Starring Geoff Tate “The Original Voice" Friday, August 23rd Doors open @ 8pm $20 Ages 18 + By Lisa Morgan Once again, the Date Shed has managed to procure a headliner that has created a vociferous buzz throughout the valley. Friday, August 23rd, the infamous...

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Eclectic Pop Music to Invade the Yucca Valley Music Festival

Eclectic Pop Music to Invade the Yucca Valley Music Festival

By | July 31, 2013 at 5:57 pm | No comments

Mosey Bravo will perform in concert in Yucca Valley California as part of the Towns Summer Music Festival. Mosey Bravo is a pop rock band with catchy all-original music and a big vocal and guitar sound. The bands style melds folk /country rock, 60’s British pop, with reggae...

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PLATINUM SELLING RECORDING ARTIST SHERYL CROW  HEADS TO FANTASY SPRINGS

PLATINUM SELLING RECORDING ARTIST SHERYL CROW HEADS TO FANTASY SPRINGS

By | July 24, 2013 at 5:23 pm | No comments

Free-spirited, fearless and fierce, Sheryl Crow has garnered nine Grammys, performed duets with musical luminaries such as Sting and Mick Jagger, released seven studio albums which sold more than 35 million records worldwide and on Saturday, October 12th the accomplished...

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Voodoo Glow Skulls to Light Up The Hood Bar Palm Desert

Voodoo Glow Skulls to Light Up The Hood Bar Palm Desert

By | July 17, 2013 at 5:41 pm | No comments

This Thursday, July 18th w/ Spankshaft! Doors Open at 8 pm, 21 and over only, $10 at the Door, First Come First Serve By Lisa Morgan Picture three brothers, like a Stand by Me movie scene (80’s version), standing around a car listening to their latest song on a cassette...

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SE7EN4

SE7EN4

By | July 3, 2013 at 2:26 pm | No comments

Lock up your daughters, wives and girlfriends cuz Dirty Nick and the Se7en4 Boys are Back in Town By Tracy Dietlin During a two part interview with the guys from Se7en4, first with Nick Flores (frontman) and Pete Burquez (guitar) in person before their rehearsal in LA and...

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WISEMAN REUNITED

WISEMAN REUNITED

By | June 26, 2013 at 1:21 pm | No comments

@ the Hood Bar and Pizza, Saturday, June 29th, 9PM Special Performances by The Secret Post and Mighty Jack By Lisa Morgan “We didn’t know what we had.” This is the reflection of every single member of the band Wiseman who stole center stage in the local desert...

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Jimi Fitz

Jimi Fitz

By | June 19, 2013 at 1:01 pm | No comments

By Noe Gutierrez You can hear Jimi ‘Fitz’ Fitzgerald on his radio show ‘Fitz In the Morning’ every weekday from 7 to 10 a.m. on 102.3 KJJZ. With his new album Jimi Fitz you’ll hear that distinctive voice plus a lot more. Fitz has a complete career in the music and...

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The 6th Annual Concert for Autism – Why We Do It

The 6th Annual Concert for Autism – Why We Do It

By | May 2, 2013 at 10:17 am | No comments

By: Jack St. Clair “I have to say that each year we have done this I am even more amazed at how many people work hard to make it happen,” said Josh Heinz, singer/songwriter/guitarist from Blasting Echo. He is talking about the annual Concert for Autism that will be held...

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Publisher’s Picks for Stagecoach

Publisher’s Picks for Stagecoach

By | April 24, 2013 at 3:30 pm | No comments

While there are plenty of platinum selling artists and bands performing at Stagecoach there are also many lesser-known gems that are deserving of our attention. I took some time to check out several of the bands in smaller print in the line-up to decide what acts I wanted to...

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Crater Lake Semi Finals

Crater Lake Semi Finals

By | October 17, 2012 at 6:43 pm | 40 comments

Now in the semi-finals, the Crater Lake Chef Challenge is getting intense. Last week we watched as La Brasserie went head to head with Café Europa and then Stuft Pizza competed with Solano’s Bistro. Each chef was to create one dish in 45 minutes as opposed to two or more in...

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By | July 31, 2012 at 6:35 pm | No comments

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Not Just Another Sunday

By | April 19, 2012 at 10:05 pm | 1,248 comments

Not Just Another Sunday The final day of Coachella’s first weekend wowed this first-time attendee BYLINE   At this point, it is well-known that the resurrection of Tupac Shakur via hologram was the highlight of the closing night of the first weekend of the...

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