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Good year for new music

2017 has been a good year for new music, both from new bands and some older ones! Some of the songs I’ve particularly liked this year include: Empire of the Sun – High and Low All Time Low – Good … Continue reading

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Zac Brown Band in concert

If you enjoy this genre of music, I strongly encourage you to see Zac Brown live. His voice and lyrics are very soulful, and his band is consistently excellent. I recently got to see them while up in Paso Robles … Continue reading

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Jurassic 5 at Red Rocks Amphitheatre

I recently got to go to Red Rocks for the first time. It totally lives up to it’s reputation as far and away the best concert venue in the country. This is a photo and video from that evening… Red … Continue reading

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Good country music coming out!

I know country music isn’t for everyone. But if you like it, some of this year’s songs and artists I recommend include: Brad Paisley – Today High Valley – Make You Mine Danielle Bradbery – The Heart of Dixie Darius … Continue reading

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Lumineers live…good fun!

The Lumineers get good coverage on alt rock radio stations and such. They live up to one’s hope live. I got to hear them opening for U2 at the Rose Bowl and really enjoyed them! The Lumineers

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The Head And The Heart

The Head And The Heart is a mellow rock band from Seattle. They came together in 2010. Their most recent album, Signs of Light, has some excellent music on it. Favorite tracks of mine include All We Ever Knew and … Continue reading

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Free is good…thank you, Frontier!

The new owner of FIOS internet service, Frontier Communications, screwed up in a way never explained to many customers including me. But to make amends for some failing, they hosted a free concert at StubHub Center in Carson featuring Brad … Continue reading

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New music…well, at least to me…!

These are some songs I’ve been particularly enjoying listening to lately, including a couple new releases and a few I just got into: Mumford & Sons – Wona (2016) Goo Goo Dolls – Long Way Home (2016) Foy Vance – … Continue reading

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Some good Sunday morning music…

No, I wasn’t thinking about songs for the choir. On Sunday mornings when there weren’t four for some beach volleyball, I’ll often spend the morning with coffee and some mellow music. Some such songs I’ve been enjoying recently include: Mudcrutch … Continue reading

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Mumford & Sons live…a dependable treat!

Each time I see Mumford & Sons live I’m increasingly impressed with their talent. They connect with the audience in a humble, non-rock star way. Their instrumental performances are consistently strong. And over their time their catalog of songs deepens, … Continue reading

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