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Should You Film At Concerts?

Posted by Jeff Penfield on 14 January 2016

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Everyone who went to Jack White's concert at the Mayan in 2014 was greeted by the poster above. Using some of the hand signs from concertgoers in each decade, it highlights an emerging issue for artists and fans at modern concerts: the rise of the smartphone camera.

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2016 Album Preview

Posted by Jeff Penfield on 22 December 2015

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Now that we've taken a look at the Top 50 Albums of 2015, how about we take a look ahead at 2016? So far we have a few early looks at what's to come...

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New Coldplay Teaser

Posted by Jeff Penfield on 5 November 2015

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Looks like Coldplay is getting ready to release a new album as they share teasers over the past couple of days! Will we hear our first full song soon?

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Preview Israel Nash's Silver Season

Posted by Jeff Penfield on 5 October 2015

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Israel Nash has been a traveler so far in his musical career. Born and raised in Missouri, he moved to New York to start a music career. Even with initial success in Europe, he moved from New York to a 25 acre ranch in Dripping Springs, Texas, leaving the big city and delving deeper into analog recording technology.

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My Dream Concert for 2014

Posted by Robert Hilburn on 1 September 2014

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One frequent question during my 35 years as pop critic at the Los Angeles Times was, "What's your favorite concert ever?"

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CALIFORNIA CONVERGENCE

Posted by Sky Daniels on 20 January 2014

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It may seem fitting, or perhaps, ironic, that Beck has released “Blue Moon”, the first track from his self-proclaimed  new album of "California music…the songs are coming out of a California tradition. I'm hearing the Byrds, Crosby Stills and Nash, Gram Parsons, Neil Young – the bigger idea of what that sound is to me." During the heralded launch of the renovated Forum with a six night stand by The Eagles. 

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"Christmas in LA" with Owen Wilson, Harry Dean Stanton & The Killers

Posted by Mark Sovel on 13 December 2013

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For those of us who know the joy of experiencing Christmas in Los Angeles, this video will hit home.

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KCSN Presents Nightmare AIr, The Foreign Resort, Light FM

Posted by Mark Sovel on 15 November 2013

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KCSN is happy to be presenting this line-up on Nov. 20 at Loaded in Hollywood. On the bill are two of our local faves and a great band from Denmark.

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A busy week of in-studio performances

Posted by Mark Sovel on 7 October 2013

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Taking a look at our calandar this week, we have a bunch of really great in-studio performances scheduled so I want to make sure we give you a heads up so you can tune in and hear them live. Here's a quick rundown:  

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