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The Lucky 13: Jeff Bowman, Drummer for Unsound, Mondo Generator and Others

The Lucky 13: Jeff Bowman, Drummer for Unsound, Mondo Generator and Others

Thursday, June 22, 2017  |  Brian Blueskye

Jeff Bowman is downright intense behind a drum set. He’s played in various groups, including legendary desert-rock band Unsound, Mondo Generator, The Agents, Waxy, and Mighty Jack. He was kind enough to recently answer the Lucky 13; here are his answers.

What was the first concert you attended?

It was...

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Writing to the Vibe: Kelley Ryan Records Beautifully Layered Music While Splitting Time Between Palm Springs and Ireland

Writing to the Vibe: Kelley Ryan Records Beautifully Layered Music While Splitting Time Between Palm Springs and Ireland

Tuesday, June 20, 2017  |  Brian Blueskye

When I played local artist Kelley Ryan’s new album, Telescope , I was blown away. Although the songs seem simple, there is a lot going on: They are layered with instruments and sounds.

For more than 20 years, Kelley Ryan has been working as a singer/songwriter, and she’s built a career as an independen...

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The Flusters Go Full-Time: The Popular Local Band Is Raising Funds to Go on Tour, Finish a Second EP

The Flusters Go Full-Time: The Popular Local Band Is Raising Funds to Go on Tour, Finish a Second EP

Monday, June 19, 2017  |  Brian Blueskye

The Flusters have achieved big things locally. Now, the band is working to achieve big things beyond the Coachella Valley.

On June 1, The Flusters began an all-or-nothing, 30-day Kickstarter campaign to raise $20,000 in “seed money” by June 30. The goal is to boost the band as the members leave their ...

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Live: Splash House, at Various Venues, June 9-11

Live: Splash House, at Various Venues, June 9-11

Thursday, June 15, 2017  |  Guillermo Prieto

The three-day party known as Splash House returned to Palm Springs last weekend for the first of two stints this summer, opening Friday night with a celebration at the Palm Springs Air Museum.

“Yo, Splash House, right now, this is LondonBridge,” said one of the opening-night DJs. “You are all going t...

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The Lucky 13: Greg Saenz, Drummer for John Garcia and You Know Who

The Lucky 13: Greg Saenz, Drummer for John Garcia and You Know Who

Monday, June 12, 2017  |  Brian Blueskye

Drummer Greg Saenz is enjoying a fantastic music career. He’s currently the drummer for local band You Know Who ; he plays in former Kyuss frontman John Garcia’s solo band; and he’s been involved with Excel, and My Head. However, he’s probably best known for his days as Gregory Pecker during a stint w...

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Little Band, Big Sound: Brother-and-Sister Duo Satellite Sky Prepare to Rock Out at The Hood

Little Band, Big Sound: Brother-and-Sister Duo Satellite Sky Prepare to Rock Out at The Hood

Friday, June 09, 2017  |  Brian Blueskye

Satellite Sky is one of the best bands from Los Angeles’ underground scene that you’ve probably never heard of.

See what you’re missing by checking out the band’s show at The Hood Bar and Pizza at 10 p.m., Saturday, June 24.

I had the opportunity to check out the brother-and-sister duo from Australia ...

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