Author Archives: Ivor Levene

Ivor Levene

About Ivor Levene

Ivor Levene likes to interview musicians, write about music and musicians, play music, listen to music, read about music, photograph musicians, and anything else you can think of with music. He has been involved with the music scene for over thirty years and his posts have appeared all over the place! Ivor says "I'm going to write about music as long as I have something to say".

Getting Real With David Crosby, Cameron Crowe, and A.J. Eaton

Yesterday I had the opportunity to speak with filmmaker Cameron Crowe, director A.J. Eaton, and the irascible, venerated musician David Crosby, to discuss their documentary, Remember My Name. Opening today in select theaters of Los Angeles and New York, the … Continue reading

Posted in Interviews, Miscellanious, Movies, Music | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Nowhere To Run, Nowhere To Hide

Last night I had the rare pleasure of sitting through what felt like the shortest concert in history, but in reality went far into the night.  It felt much shorter than it was, primarily because that’s what a great concert … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Music | 1 Comment

Keith Richards at Morrison Hotel Galleries

You know that any post anywhere that starts with the words, “Keith Richards” has got to have a great time embedded in it. Last night at The Morrison Hotel Galleries was no exception. I say “Galleries” because the event, “Keith … Continue reading

Posted in Attractions, Events, Music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Keith, Unfiltered – The Exhibition at Morrison Hotel Gallery

There are two things in life that I need not have an excuse to do; Write something about Keith Richards, and attend an event at The Morrison Hotel Gallery.  Both are happening this week, when the galleries simultaneously host, “Keith, … Continue reading

Posted in Attractions, Music, Upcoming Events | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Elton John Shines A Light On Los Angeles

Two days ago, Sir Elton John played to a packed house at The Staples Center, and I have to say it was one of the best concert experiences I’ve had in the more than five-hundred concerts I’ve attended. No opening … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Music, Photo Essays | Leave a comment

Upcoming At NAMM 2019

That’s right campers, it’s time for that venerable annual show, NAMM 2019 in Anaheim. There are going to be many noteworthy events this year, but rather than telling you about them all after the event, I thought I would bring … Continue reading

Posted in Attractions, Books, Music, Upcoming Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Guitar Legends at The Novo Salute Veterans And First Responders

What do Billy Gibbons, Laurence Juber, Orianthi, Emily Estefan, Sammy Hagar, Robby Krieger, Joe Bonamassa, Sammy Hagar, Dave Navarro, Vernon Reid, Don Felder, and Stephen Stills have in common?  Well, they all know their way around the old fretboard, but more … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Canadian Gold – In Conversation With Randy Bachman

There have always been precious metals coming out of Canada in the form of hit records.  Gold was first discovered in Canada in 1960 and it’s name was Randy Bachman. Bachman, who founded both The Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive … Continue reading

Posted in Interviews, Miscellanious, Music | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Troubadour Presents: Randy Bachman – Every Song Tells A Story

Coming up in just a few weeks, Canadian legend Randy Bachman will be appearing at one of Los Angeles’ most venerable and intimate clubs, The Troubadour on Saturday, July 21, 2018. Bachman, who founded The Guess Who in 1965 and Bachman … Continue reading

Posted in Cocktails, Beer & Wine, Events, Music | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Reviewed: The Rolling Stones – From The Vault: No Security – San Jose 1999

Reviewing a Stones concert film can either be a very hard thing to do, or it can be very easy. In my case, it’s definitely the latter. Not because I find no fault in their performance, but because I do, … Continue reading

Posted in Music, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment