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The Lucky 13: Joey Zendejas, Frontman of Robotic Humans

The Lucky 13: Joey Zendejas, Frontman of Robotic Humans

May 21, 2019 13:45  |  Brian Blueskye

Robotic Humans laid low for a period of time, but the band re-emerged in March, opening for The Sweat Act at The Hood Bar and Pizza. The members have been sharing videos of themselves doing some recor...

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Country Cackles: Rodney Carrington Brings His Unique Mix of Humor and Music to The Show

Country Cackles: Rodney Carrington Brings His Unique Mix of Humor and Music to The Show

May 20, 2019 10:30  |  Brian Blueskye

Rodney Carrington became a big hit in the late 1990s with his brand of comedy that includes both standup and comedic country songs.

The 50-year-old Texan’s albums continue to soar up the comedy charts ...

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The Lucky 13: Armando Flores, of 5th Town and Blasting Echo, Performing May 17 at CV Brewing Co.

The Lucky 13: Armando Flores, of 5th Town and Blasting Echo, Performing May 17 at CV Brewing Co.

May 16, 2019 15:36  |  Brian Blueskye

Armando Flores is a busy man these days. He’s the bass-player for 5th Town, which has been recording its first album, and he’s the drummer for Blasting Echo, which has also been recording. Flores will...

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Beats With a Message: Thoughts Contained's New Hip-Hop Record Keeps Things Positive

Beats With a Message: Thoughts Contained's New Hip-Hop Record Keeps Things Positive

May 16, 2019 13:20  |  Brian Blueskye

After I saw Thoughts Contained perform at The Date Shed back in January, I left in awe of both the duo’s beats and message.

During an interview in Palm Springs, Savier1 (Sal Gomez) and Zeke Martinez ta...

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Sedaka Still Sings: Now 80, the Rock Pioneer—Coming to Morongo—Says He Has No Plans to Retire Anytime Soon

Sedaka Still Sings: Now 80, the Rock Pioneer—Coming to Morongo—Says He Has No Plans to Retire Anytime Soon

May 07, 2019 11:00  |  Brian Blueskye

Neil Sedaka’s career has taken many twists and turns over the years. He was one of the most successful early rock ’n’ rollers before his career derailed in the 1960s—setting the stage for an amazing c...

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A Brotherhood of (Creepy) Creeps: The Mask-Wearing Surf-Punk Masters of Mayhem Return to Pappy and Harriet's

A Brotherhood of (Creepy) Creeps: The Mask-Wearing Surf-Punk Masters of Mayhem Return to Pappy and Harriet's

May 03, 2019 14:00  |  Brian Blueskye

The Creepy Creeps is a wild San Diego band that puts on one of the best live shows you’ll ever see.

Don’t believe me? Go see for yourself at Pappy and Harriet’s Pioneertown Palace on Saturday, May 11.

T...

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The Blueskye Report, May 2019: Hollywood Vampires, Rodney Carrington, Matisyahu—and a Whole Lot More!

The Blueskye Report, May 2019: Hollywood Vampires, Rodney Carrington, Matisyahu—and a Whole Lot More!

Apr 30, 2019 16:00  |  Brian Blueskye

The summer slowdown is beginning after a rainy, windy, busy season. The snowbirds are gone—but May is still packed with a lot of compelling events.

The McCallum Theatre is winding down with a couple of...

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Stagecoach 2019: Luke Bryan Shakes His Booty; Danielle Bradbery Makes a Star Turn; Diplo and Friends Pack the Palomino

Stagecoach 2019: Luke Bryan Shakes His Booty; Danielle Bradbery Makes a Star Turn; Diplo and Friends Pack the Palomino

Apr 30, 2019 10:50  |  Guillermo Prieto

What a treat, going to my first Stagecoach.

I have many pleasant memories of past Coachella fests, and I was fortunate enough to attend the legendary Desert Trip, so the grounds were familiar to me—but...

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