Tag Archives: singer-songwriter

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Sufjan Stevens and the Construction of a Personal Narrative.

Sufjan Stevens has always been a conceptual artist. He got his start trying to make one album for every one of the 50 American states. The two records that came out of that ambition (Michigan and Illinois) were heavily researched and painstaking feats of historical fiction put to lush instrumentation. On his new record, Carrie & […]

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Patrick Watson announces Los Angeles date at The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever

Montreal singer-songwriter, Patrick Watson is making his way to Los Angeles for a very special performance you won’t want to miss. Watson will headline the The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever on Thursday, June 4th. Touring North America in support of his new album, Love Songs for Robots which is set for release on May […]

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Watch Ben Howard’s new video for “I Forget Where We Were”

Photo: Kaley Nelson British singer-songwriter Ben Howard wowed us at the El Rey Theatre last month at his sold-out gig. He’s now taken that one step further by blowing us away with his latest music video. From the recently-released album “I Forget Where We Were”, Howard has released the video for the title track from […]

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Ryan Adams announces new tour dates with show at Fox Theater Pomona

UPDATE: There is a second presale today, Thursday, Oct. 16th for Ryan Adams’ performance date at the Fox Theater Pomona. This is a Goldenvoice presale that begins at 10 a.m. Be sure to use the following password and the ticket link below: Presale Password: GIMME GET YOUR PRESALE TICKETS TO RYAN ADAMS AT FOX THEATER […]

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Hot New L.A. Artist Alert: Cassandra Violet

Local singer-songwriter, Cassandra Violet leads a double life. By day, she’s a high school English/theater teacher in East L.A. — and a coaxing, songstress by night. Her newest release is the low-key, yet internally soul-wrenching, three-track EP, Beyond The Fray. While her students may not be privy to her music (their heads might explode!), we were […]

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Sharon Van Etten returns to Los Angeles with a show at El Rey Theatre

Now this is the kind of show announcement that makes our day. Sharon Van Etten will headline the El Rey Theatre on Saturday, June 28th. If you’re not familiar with the the Brooklyn singer-songwriter, we highly recommend you get acquainted with her beautiful and heartfelt music. Her 2010 release, Epic, is still to this date […]

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Win Tickets to Shooter Jennings and Scott H. Biram at the Echoplex

American country singer-songwriter Shooter Jennings headlines the Echoplex on Sunday July 21. With the release of his latest album The Other Life Shooter Jennings has come a long way with playing music. Songs on The Other Life are featured in Sons of Anarchy and will be accompanied with a film with the same title. Joining […]

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Win Tickets to Lianne La Havas at the El Rey – March 19, 2013

Lianne La Havas is an English folk and soul singer, songwriter, and multi-intrumentalist. Her taste in music started at a young age and her biggest influences come from her parents who are also involved with music. La Havas started her musical career in 2010 signing to Warner Bros. Records and released her first EP Lost […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to The Tallest Man on Earth – September 5, 2012

Sweden’s Kristian Matsson (The Tallest Man on Earth), will be performing at The Glasshouse in Pomona on Wednesday, September 5th. The singer-songwriter is currently touring in support of his third full-length studio album, “There’s No Leaving Now.” Opening will be fellow singer-songwriter Tim Showalter (Strand of Oaks), who is also touring in support of his new album […]

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