Tag Archives: Bluegrass

Oh Pep!
Oh Pep! Defies Labels on Debut LP with Rich Bluegrass Instrumentation and Bold Storytelling

You can pretty much sell me on any music that utilizes a banjo. I have regular arguments with my mother about the third Mumford & Sons album, in which they decided to ditch the glorious instrument; she thinks removing it made them sound more modern, but my retort is that any music can sound as […]

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Marlon Williams
Marlon Williams and KaiL Baxley Provided a Bluegrass Fix at the Bootleg

Wednesday night at the Bootleg was what I’d call their de facto bluegrass night featuring international rising star Marlon Williams and KaiL Baxley as his support. Bluegrass is a genre built on tradition, passing the warmth of its music down through the generations. According to the history books (and Wikipedia) this was a genre begun […]

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The Bluegrass Situation comes to The Theatre At Ace: Rhiannon Giddens and Lord Huron to headline

UPDATE: There is a presale today for The Bluegrass Situation at the Theatre at Ace Hotel! Use the link below and be sure to type in the following password: BANJO. Presale begins today (Thursday) at 10 a.m.! The Bluegrass Situation has announced its 2014 lineup and a new location! This year’s stellar two-day lineup will […]

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What Cool Shows Are Going On This Week in L.A.? (November 26 –December 2, 2012)

We don’t post every show that’s going on every night (in or around L.A.) we just post the goods according to our collective knowledge. We’re music elitists at heart but we try our best to keep an open palette of taste with an affinity towards underground, indie and local musicians and venues. Let us know […]

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Shabazz Palaces at the Echo Photos
What Cool Shows Are Going On This Week in L.A.? (July 16 – 22, 2012)

Shabazz Palaces at the Echo – Photo: Farah Sosa We don’t post every show that’s going on every night (in or around L.A.) we just post the goods according to our collective knowledge. We’re music elitists at heart but we try our best to keep an open palette of taste with an affinity towards underground, […]

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