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  • Elmer Valentine, co-founder of Whisky a Go Go, dies at 85

    Elmer Valentine, co-founder of the Whisky a Go Go, the legendary live rock showcase on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood that gave birth to the go-go dancer phenomenon of the 1960s, has died. He was 85. Valentine, who also co-founded the Roxy Theatre in...
  • Bo Diddley, 79; singer-songwriter's beat marked rock 'n' roll

    Bo Diddley, 79; singer-songwriter's beat marked rock 'n' roll
    Primal rock and blues musician Bo Diddley, who helped cast the sonic template of rock more than 50 years ago with a signature syncopated rhythm that became universally recognized as "the Bo Diddley beat," died Monday. He was 79. Diddley died of heart...
  • Album review: 'Where the Action Is! Los Angeles Nuggets 1965-1968'

     
    Rhino's latest Nuggets set offers a comprehensive look at the mid-'60s music scene. Yes, the marquee names are here -- many performing rarities -- but so too are the long-forgotten acts. The mid-'60s was a remarkably dynamic time in pop......
  • At Whisky A Go-Go, applause for co-founder Elmer Valentine

    At Whisky A Go-Go, applause for co-founder Elmer Valentine
    They came to West Hollywood on Monday night not to bury one of the celebrated figures in L.A. music's storied past, but to praise him. A few hundred family members, friends, former employees and just plain fans of Whisky A Go-Go co-founder Elmer...
  • John Densmore's jazz education

    John Densmore's jazz education
    THE GREAT jazz drummer Elvin Jones carried on a constant musical conversation with John Coltrane. It inspired me to have that kind of dialogue with Jim Morrison. Not that I was in Elvin's league, but his courage gave me the "huevos" to stop the steady...
  • Discover the Arts - Grammy Museum

    Gayle Anderson was live in Los Angeles continuing her "DISCOVER THE ARTS series. Today's location is the GRAMMY MUSEUM". Opened in December 2008, the GRAMMY Museum explores and celebrates the creative process, the art and technology of the recording...
  • Discover The Arts-Autry Museum!

    Gayle Anderson was live at the AUTRY NATIONAL CENTER for the new exhibit "Home Lands: Seeing Women in History Makes History Look Different." According to Autry National Center officials, from ancient pueblos to modern suburbs, women have shaped the...
  • "DISCOVER THE ARTS- SKIRBALL CULTURAL CENTER"

    Gayle Anderson was live to continue the DISCOVERS THE ARTS IN LOS ANGELES series in Los Angeles at the Skirball Cultural Center for their new exhibit, "MONSTERS AND MIRACLES: A JOURNEY THROUGH JEWISH PICTURE BOOKS" on display through August 1, 2010....
  • Discover the Arts - Craft and the Folk Art Museum

    Gayle Anderson was live was live to continue the DISCOVERS THE ARTS IN LOS ANGELES series in Los Angeles at the Craft and Folk Art Museum. The museum is featuring two new exhibits: Bold Abstractions: Textiles from Central Asia & Iran For millennia,...
  • Discover the Arts-MOCA

    Gayle Anderson was live at the MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART to continue the series DISCOVER THE ARTS IN LOS ANGELES, special discounts and events at lot of museums and performing arts venues in southern California. On the occasion of its 30th anniversary,...
  • Mix-Tape Friday - October 30, 2009

    1) Kelli 1. Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead 2. Ministry - Everyday is Halloween 3. The Damned - Nasty 4. The Misfits - Halloween 5. Dead Kennedys - Halloween 2) Ed 1. John Denver - Rocky Mountain High 2. Emmy Lou Harris - One of these Days 3. Johnny Cash...
  • L.A. Story

    L.A. Story
    Rock stars, Jazzers, Pachucos...they may have grown up somewhere else quaint, like Sandusky, Ohio, or Canada, but they made their mark here¬ólived, created and died here. Music is as much a part of the L.A. legacy as film and television. From the bebop...