KEF Continues to Push the Audiophile Boundaries of Excellence

KEF has long been one of the sterling brands in high fidelity audio. The British firm has continued to innovate in the speaker category, most recently with their vaunted line of Kent ... Continue Reading →

The Mavericks Host a Garden Party at Humphrey’s By The Bay

One of the foolproof artists recently proved their mettle at one of the foolproof San Diego venues; yes The Mavericks returned to Humphrey’s. With a general admission set up, ... Continue Reading →

Stagecoach 2018 – Artists Announced: Garth Brooks, Keith Urban and Florida Georgia Line Will Headline

I have been to Coachella almost a double digit number of times, but I only attended the inaugural Stagecoach. I thoroughly enjoyed the easy vibe. Knowing that Goldenvoice has done a ... Continue Reading →

The Garland Hotel – A Hidden Gem in Hollywood

We had been watching so many other cities launch productions of the musical Hamilton, and finally it was time for Los Angeles. I had been preparing our family for months, and I wanted ... Continue Reading →

Steve Earle – On Tour With “So You Wannabe An Outlaw”

Steve Earle has seen more ups and downs than most contemporary musicians. On tour in support of his latest album So You Wannabe An Outlaw he recently came through town and put on ... Continue Reading →

John Mayer Extends Beyond His Years

Like many parents of a certain age, I am increasingly delighted by the new artists my kids are helping me discover. John Mayer falls easily into that bucket; my daughter four years ... Continue Reading →

Jack Johnson and Jamtown Deliver at Hollywood Bowl

With five guitarists spread across the front line, Jamtown was rivaled only by Eagles the night before at Dodger Stadium who sported six guitarists. The older demo appreciated the swirling ... Continue Reading →

Mediterranean Splendor and La Jolla Luxury Meet at La Valencia Hotel

La Jolla has always been the jewel of southernmost California. In fact, that was the Spanish name given by 19th century explorers. The landmark hotel of La Jolla is La Valencia (whose ... Continue Reading →