Category Archives: Music

Brian Walsby’s Favorite Drummers

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Album Review: Purity Ring’s “Another Eternity”

To say that Purity Ring has avoided the “sophomore slump” with their new album Another Eternity would be a massive understatement. The quirky electronic duo’s debut Shrines (reviewed here) is an impeccable collection of tightly-constructed songs that blend beats, synths and … Continue reading

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#1 Billboard Artist Paul Cardall’s Latest Album: Saving Tiny Hearts—a Beautiful, Heartfelt Venture in Raising Grass Roots Funds for Congenital Heart Defects

To say his music is beautiful would be an understatement—even a mite bit bland of a compliment considering how comparatively entertaining and textural it is. Throw in a good cause (only multiplying its beauty) and you’ve got Paul Cardall’s latest … Continue reading

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The Beat Interviews: Johnny Hickman of Cracker

This Saturday night, March 28th, Cracker will be playing a full 60-minute set at the House of Blues Sunset as part of the fundraising Ticked Off Music Fest. If any of you have seen “The Punk Singer,” the story of Kathleen … Continue reading

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Rhythm and Brews: Cauld Reekie and This Is The Sea

Steve Stewart began brewing beer at the age of 16 from simple retail kits. He soon progressed to more complicated brews. Discovering that he could undertake a degree in brewing at university, there was no turning back. After spending some time … Continue reading

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Brian Walsby: Punk Rock Based Stage Personas

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Tonight Might Be Your Last Chance to See David Cassidy on Tour in California

There are still tickets available to see David Cassidy at the beautiful Art Deco Saban Theatre (Formerly the Fox Wilshire). According to his official website, this may be David’s last tour in California due to the difficulty he has traveling. … Continue reading

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Album Review: Jesika von Rabbit’s New Solo Album “Journey Mitchell”

While Gram Rabbit is on hiatus Jesika von Rabbit has been formulating and fashioning her first electronic “adult theme park pop” solo project called “Journey Mitchell”. It’s a powerhouse dance album built with varied threads of 80’s dance music, artfully … Continue reading

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Whatever68 Radio 3 Year Celebration Fest

On April 4, 2015, from 2:30pm to 1:30am will be a festival to celebrate three years of operation at Whatever68 Radio at the Blacklight District Lounge (2500 E Anaheim St., Long Beach, CA) with live bands, special guest appearances, food … Continue reading

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Saint Patrick’s Day 2015 at the Farmer’s Market

All pictures by Tequila Mockingbird for the LA Beat

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