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The Lucky 13: Chris Long, of Boycott Radio

The Lucky 13: Chris Long, of Boycott Radio

Tuesday, July 29, 2014  |  Brian Blueskye

Chris Long, the frontman of Boycott Radio, has music in his blood. On top of fronting rock band Boycott Radio ( www.facebook.com/boycottradio )—which has performed at The Hood Bar and Pizza, Schmidy’s Tavern and other venues—Long hosts Beer Pong every Wednesday night at The Hood. Here are his answers ...

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Desert Rock Chronicles: Renowned Desert Drummer Rob Peterson Has Joined Vince Meghrouni's Atomic Sherpas

Desert Rock Chronicles: Renowned Desert Drummer Rob Peterson Has Joined Vince Meghrouni's Atomic Sherpas

Monday, July 28, 2014  |  Robin Linn

I discovered the depth of composer and multi-instrumentalist Vince Meghrouni when I heard him last year with the Rubber Snake Charmers, a side project involving him and Mario Lalli (Yawning Man, Fatso Jetson).

But it wasn’t until I heard him performing with Fatso Jetson that I realized what an absolu...

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FRESH Sessions With All Night Shoes: August 2014

FRESH Sessions With All Night Shoes: August 2014

Friday, July 25, 2014  |  Alex Harrington

It’s time for August’s FRESH Sessions, the 11th installment in this series!

I’d like to again thank JF//Discord for his guest FRESH Sessions mix last month. While I love offering people some of the best known and unknown current dance music, I also love sharing the work of other DJs.

In the minds of s...

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Splish Dance: Three-Venue Pool Party/EDM Festival Splash House Is Back for a Second Go-Round This Summer

Splish Dance: Three-Venue Pool Party/EDM Festival Splash House Is Back for a Second Go-Round This Summer

Friday, July 25, 2014  |  Brian Blueskye

The first Splash House, in 2013, proved that Tyler and Kelly McLean’s theory was correct: Summer events can be quite successful in Palm Springs.

The second Splash House, held in June of this year, was also a rousing success—so much so that Splash House No. 3 is taking place just two months later, Fri...

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The Lucky 13: DJ Aaron C

The Lucky 13: DJ Aaron C

Monday, July 21, 2014  |  Brian Blueskye

DJ Aaron C is one of the valley’s busiest DJs. With more than 20 years of experience, including a stint as a radio DJ on KUCR FM 88.3, Aaron C has been known to mix genres in his DJ sets. He performs at the Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa, Copa, Bar and the Hacienda Cantina and Beach Club. For more ...

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Live: X at Pappy and Harriet's, Saturday, July 19

Live: X at Pappy and Harriet's, Saturday, July 19

Monday, July 21, 2014  |  Guillermo Prieto

Interstate 10 brings travelers from Los Angeles to the Palm Springs area—but for a show this weekend, the band X took the road less traveled: Highway 62, to Pioneertown and Pappy and Harriet’s. After 37 years of music and exploring, X turned in an enchanted evening beneath the desert stars.

As you pu...

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