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  • Monday’s Highlights: ‘House’ on Fox

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan. 22 - 28 in PDF format TV listings for the week of Jan. 22 - 28 in PDF format are also available at latimes.com/entertainment/news/tv Weekly TV Listings and more......
  • Lucinda Williams on discovering Bob Dylan: 'This is what I want to do'

     
    Lucinda Williams pays tribute to Bob Dylan on the 'Chimes of Freedom' album benefiting Amnesty International. More than 80 artists have recorded Bob Dylan songs for the album being released Jan. 24....
  • A Bob Dylan tribute album with 76 tracks and a 2012 mind-set

     
    Amnesty International's Bob Dylan tribute benefit album features 76 tracks by more than 80 artists. Listeners can find a variety of ways to sample the artists who salute Bob Dylan to benefit the human rights organization....
  • Grammys 2012: Fleet Foxes has foot in folk past, ear for today

     
    Nominated for contemporary folk album for ‘Helplessness Blues,’ Fleet Foxes is just happy to be part of the group with its classic American sound and contemporary influences....
  • 6 ways to catch an onstage beat down from your favorite artist

     
    There are myriad ways to earn an beat down from your favorite artist that plenty of music-loving masochists might want to take note of. Here’s a few off the top of our heads....
  • Joe Smith's candid artist talks heading to Library of Congress

     
    Classic-film fans know all about Frank Capra’s 1941 political treatise “Meet John Doe.” Soon, music lovers will have the chance to “Meet Joe Smith,” and in the process get a little closer to dozens of the most important...
  • Rob Young's 'Electric Eden'

    Rob Young's 'Electric Eden'
    Rob Young's "Electric Eden" is a rich, overgrown garden of a book. Subtitled "Unearthing Britain's Visionary Music," its ostensible purpose is to chronicle the late 1960s/early 1970s heyday of British folk rock: artists such as Fairport Convention, Nick...
  • June 14: Author - Bob Riesman, I Feel So Good: The Life and Times of Big Bill Broonzy

    June 14: Author - Bob Riesman, I Feel So Good: The Life and Times of Big Bill Broonzy
    Bob Riesman Event: Tribute to Big Bill Broonzy Friday, June 17 8:00 p.m. Old Town School of Folk Music 4544 N Lincoln Avenue Chicago www.oldtownschool.org To purchase a copy of the book: I Feel So Good: The Life and Times of Big Bill Broonzy A major...
  • Around & About

    EVENTS Slide Show, “Out of the Station Fire Ashes” — Wednesday, March 2, 6:30 p.m. La Cañada resident and mountain cyclist Mike Caley rides regularly in the Station fire burn area, with special permission. A member of the California...
  • Book review: '33 Revolutions Per Minute' by Dorian Lynskey

    Book review: '33 Revolutions Per Minute' by Dorian Lynskey
    "You say you want a revolution," John Lennon sang in 1968. "Well, you know, we all want to change the world." If not all of us, at least plenty of pop stars have, as Dorian Lynskey illustrates in his mammoth "33 Revolutions Per Minute." Starting with...
  • Revolutionary Times: Black power and its soundtrack

    Revolutionary Times: Black power and its soundtrack
    Listen, Whitey!: The Sights and Sounds of Black Power 1965-1975 By Pat Thomas (Fantagraphics), 192 pages, $39.99.   Without the rich cultural heritage of African-Americans, life in the U.S. would resemble Rachel Carson Silent Spring: A dead zone, the...
  • Storied jazz band from the Big Easy will come marchin' into O.C.

    Storied jazz band from the Big Easy will come marchin' into O.C.
    To celebrate its 50th anniversary, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band on July 6 will bring back the best of New Orleans-style jazz through its 22nd appearance at the Irvine Barclay Theatre. The Preservation Hall Jazz Band drew its name from Preservation...