| Mar 29, 2012
| 8:33 AM
Los hermanos Garza, mejor conocidos como Los Lonely Boys, han navegado toda su vida entre dos mundos y dos culturas.
Henry, JoJo y Ringo Garza crecieron en el pequeño pueblo de San Angelo, en Texas, escuchando los discos de su padre, los cuales...
| Apr 1, 2012
It's a Thursday afternoon in a dark, windowless room by the 5 Freeway, and Mario Lalli is standing with an electric guitar. His eyes are shut tight as he slashes a jangly, agitated riff with his band, Fatso Jetson. With flannel on his back and a dark soul...
| Aug 18, 2012
Saturday @ 1p.m. The Sunset Strip The 2012 Sunset Strip Music Festival www.sunsetstripmusicfestival.com Don't miss the last day of the 2012 Sunset Strip Music Festival. There are two outdoor stages on Sunset between San Vicente and Doheny featuring...
| Aug 9, 2009
Here are some of the more interesting deals and Web sites that came across our desk:
--The Gem Hotel collection in New York City has rates of less than $200 a night through Sept. 7 at its properties in Chelsea, SoHo and Midtown West using the "Sizzling...
| Jul 18, 2010
When journalists ask Herbie Hancock which musicians he listens to, he thinks that they're expecting him to say Oscar Peterson and Chick Corea -- that is, virtuoso jazz pianists like himself.
"I do listen to those musicians," Hancock said recently,...
| Oct 4, 2009
The happiest sounds wafting across the plaza Saturday afternoon at the Hollywood Bowl had a Latin cadence. Spanish, spoken by the crowd of families, picnickers with their wine bottles and high school kids in their East L.A. punk clothes; Spanish sung by...
| Oct 11, 2008
IT'S BEEN a year since Los Abandoned suddenly broke up and L.A. lost one of its most creative bicultural bands. At the time, lead singer and songwriter couldn't get herself to talk about why she had abandoned the acclaimed quartet, whose logo was a broken...
| May 10, 2008
Lysa Flores looks far too stylish to be one of the female voices of East L.A. punk, to borrow the subtitle of an exhibition opening next week at the Claremont Museum of Art. Waiting one cloudy morning recently for a table at a trendy cafe in her Los Feliz...
| Sep 27, 2008
Most Southland music fans know McCabe's Guitar Shop for the innumerable folk, country, blues, jazz and world-music concerts presented over the decades in the tiny back stockroom that can hold about 150 folding chairs when all the instrument cases are...
| May 27, 2008
On Sunday at the Greek Theatre, a reunited El Chicano showed that the band is worthy of renewed attention as one of the most accomplished exponents of the Eastside sound. Led by the white-haired Bobby Espinosa -- who was perched behind his beloved Hammond...
| Nov 8, 2009
Things were a bit discombobulated last week on the Eastside, where a generations-old allegiance to Roosevelt Senior High School has been upset by a new relative: the recently opened Felicitas and Gonzalo Mendez Learning Center.
At Roosevelt, hallways...