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Pedal to the Metal: When Tides Turn Is Here to Help Revitalize the Local Metal Scene

Pedal to the Metal: When Tides Turn Is Here to Help Revitalize the Local Metal Scene

Sep 18, 2018 21:50  |  Brian Blueskye

The local metal scene has been going through a transitional period, with many longtime bands calling it quits—and one of the bands rising from the figurative ashes is When Tides Turn.

Slowly but surely...

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A Collective Mindset: Before Touring Europe to Celebrate His New Album, Brant Bjork Is Playing Pappy's

A Collective Mindset: Before Touring Europe to Celebrate His New Album, Brant Bjork Is Playing Pappy's

Sep 16, 2018 16:05  |  Brian Blueskye

When Brant Bjork left Kyuss in 1994, he didn’t stay idle for long.

He had stints in bands including De-con and Fu Manchu, before releasing his first solo album, Jalamanta, in 1999—which featured him movi...

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The Lucky 13: Michael Anthony, aka Mikey Sick Boy

The Lucky 13: Michael Anthony, aka Mikey Sick Boy

Sep 13, 2018 15:50  |  Brian Blueskye

Michael Anthony, aka Mikey Sick Boy, has been playing at open-mics and local shows for quite a while around the Coachella Valley. Sadly, that’s about to come to an end—because he is moving to Orange C...

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Snapshot: A Summer of Music in the Coachella Valley

Snapshot: A Summer of Music in the Coachella Valley

Sep 12, 2018 15:30  |  Brian Blueskye

Summertime in the Coachella Valley can be brutal—but those of us who live here year-round know that the local music scene never stops because of a little heat.

The Hood Bar and Pizza in Palm Desert, Ki...

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Poems for the People: Chicago Returns to Fantasy Springs to Celebrate the Band's Legendary Second Album

Poems for the People: Chicago Returns to Fantasy Springs to Celebrate the Band's Legendary Second Album

Sep 11, 2018 18:30  |  Brian Blueskye

When the band Chicago released its second album, commonly referred to as II , in 1970, it pushed the group’s blend of rock, jazz and classical into even greater territory.

Chicago is currently touring be...

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The Lucky 13: El Sancho, Member of Sticky Doll

The Lucky 13: El Sancho, Member of Sticky Doll

Sep 06, 2018 12:45  |  Brian Blueskye

Sticky Doll is a fascinating new addition to the Coachella Valley music scene. Originally from the Los Angeles area, Sticky Doll's founding members, El Sancho and Cynna Luchia, are now located in Josh...

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Live: Campout 14, Pappy and Harriet's Pioneertown Palace, Aug. 30-Sept. 1

Live: Campout 14, Pappy and Harriet's Pioneertown Palace, Aug. 30-Sept. 1

Sep 06, 2018 12:20  |  Guillermo Prieto

Campout 14 came to Pappy and Harriet’s over Labor Day Weekend—with a new and well-received format.

Thursday night featured Jim Dalton, Johnny Hickman and the Hickman-Dalton Gang. Prior to the start, Hi...

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The Blueskye Report, September 2018: Martina McBride, Mel Brooks, Boy George, The Breeders—and Tons More!

The Blueskye Report, September 2018: Martina McBride, Mel Brooks, Boy George, The Breeders—and Tons More!

Aug 30, 2018 13:00  |  Brian Blueskye

The kids are back in school. The days are getting shorter. It’ll officially be fall this month. And while the temps are still hot, so are the events.

Fantasy Springs Resort Casino is hosting some shows...

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