Stories by Bliss

Crossing musical borders

World fusion band KoTolán to perform Sunday at the Autry as part of presentation exploring Boyle Heights’ role in LA’s history of fusion bands

Author Bliss Date 09/19/2013
Story slinger

Songwriter and guitarist Rick Shea shares story songs and more from his new album at Coffee Gallery Backstage Thursday and the Fret House Saturday

Author Bliss Date 09/11/2013
New kids in town

Americana trio Buster — local songwriters Phoebe Bridgers and Jackson White plus Nashville’s Harrison Whitford — give a free concert at One Colorado Saturday

Author Bliss Date 09/04/2013
Swampy Boys of Summer

The Black Tongued Bells bring ‘American swamp’ gumbo to South Pasadena Library next Thursday

Author Bliss Date 08/26/2013
'Bad Man's Blood'

Juno Award-winning guitarist/songwriter Ray Bonneville plays a free show at the Echo Sunday

Author Bliss Date 08/22/2013
Just 'In Time'

Local ‘Latin blues’ heroes, the Delgado Brothers, celebrate with documentary premiere and free concert in Monrovia this weekend

Author Bliss Date 08/15/2013
'I for you and you for me'

The Garifuna Collective celebrates life and community at the Levitt in MacArthur Park

Author Bliss Date 08/07/2013
Plea for Peace

Malian superstar Vieux Farka Touré brings a call for peace to the Levitt Friday

Author Bliss Date 07/10/2013
'Brimstone' to Bonnaroo


Author Bliss Date 06/26/2013
Rooted and restless

Two-time Grammy winner, Americana luminary and former Angeleno Jim Lauderdale takes the stage at Levitt Pavilion Friday

Author Bliss Date 06/20/2013
Rawk N Roll

Neighborhood Bullys amp up at Taix Wednesday night

Author Bliss Date 06/12/2013
Riding the roller coaster

Philly songstress Gina Sicilia rocks Coffee Gallery Backstage Sunday

Author Bliss Date 06/05/2013
Music Without Boundaries

Annual free Make Music Pasadena festival returns Saturday

Author Bliss Date 05/30/2013
'The Gospel of Tree Bark'

Portland Cello Project bandleader Anna Fritz performs songs from her new solo album Friday night at Orange Grove Friends Meeting house

Author Bliss Date 05/30/2013
It's only rock 'n' roll

The New Hotness celebrate life and music at the Buccaneer Friday night

Author Bliss Date 05/23/2013