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The Flusters

The Flusters

By | November 5, 2015 at 12:25 pm | No comments

By Lisa Morgan This band will definitely leave you flustered, in the best way.  You’ll want to hear and see more of this fresh yet classically timeless, rocking original goodness.  I had the opportunity to sit in on a rehearsal, and I was completely won over.  The...

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IIIz (Formerly The Yip Yops)

IIIz (Formerly The Yip Yops)

By | November 5, 2015 at 12:24 pm | No comments

By Lisa Morgan This band took Goldenvoice’s Tachevah Competition by the throat and won the prized opportunity to play the high profile Block Party.  They had only put the band together 6 months prior with that very goal in mind.  This tenacious tribe was still in high...

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The Ever-Evolving Hive Minds: Derek Jordan Gregg, Sean Poe and Matt Styler

The Ever-Evolving Hive Minds: Derek Jordan Gregg, Sean Poe and Matt Styler

By | November 5, 2015 at 12:21 pm | No comments

By Lisa Morgan When longtime desert musician, Mark Gregg, shared a YouTube video of his son playing guitar and singing into the camera, I was immediately impacted.  The song was “Firewater” and the voice, the mechanics of his guitar playing and the seasoned depth of his...

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The Record Company

The Record Company

By | June 5, 2013 at 3:27 am | No comments

As Genuine as the Vinyl You Grew Up On (Or Wish You Did) At the AMFM Festival, Friday June 14 By Lisa Morgan I am fairly confident that my publisher, bless her heart, doesn’t much like it when I quote other publications in my articles. But out of respect for some...

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The Miracle Dolls

The Miracle Dolls

By | May 29, 2013 at 12:56 pm | No comments

Native American Warped Tour Rock Twins to Play the AMFM Festival & Donate Guitars to the Cathedral City Boys and Girls Club By Lisa Morgan Traveling as a power trio, Warped Tour veterans the Miracle Dolls, will be rocking the event of the summer – the AMFM Festival in...

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Stagecoach 2013 Wrap Up

Stagecoach 2013 Wrap Up

By | May 2, 2013 at 10:14 am | No comments

By Lisa Morgan The wagons have all pulled out of town and the dust is just beginning to settle over the Empire Polo grounds. Over the last three weeks, Goldenvoice has flooded the Coachella Valley with line-up of incredible musical talent that has bordered on the absurd...

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Stagecoach Day 1, 2013

Stagecoach Day 1, 2013

By | April 28, 2013 at 2:53 am | No comments

By Lisa Morgan Stagecoach has confirmed one thing for certain. Jeff Bridges, though he has played many roles, will never live down his identity from the movie The Big Labowski as “The Dude” or “His Dudeness” or “The Dudarino. He walked on stage to the sound of...

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