Los Angeles rhythm and blues revisited

Two guys that are doing a lot to preserve some great history of Los Angeles 1960s pop culture are Domenic Priore and Brian Chidester, who’ve published some excellent articles with their Dumb Angel publication.

At their Dumb Angel blog, they’ve got a very cool post about L.A.’s Crenshaw District R&B Venues of the ’50s and […]

Steve Propes’ ultra-rare “LOUIE LOVIE” 45 single

Here’s an image that you’ll be be unlikely to see anywhere else. My friend Steve Propes, who’s provided some excellent support to THE MEANING OF LOUIE documentary project over the years, has uncovered an extremely rare version of Richard Berry‘s original recording on the Flip Records label. He wrote an article about his personal […]

Whew…. what a week!

It’s been a very busy week for your truly. I’ve been working on a lot of video projects. I’m editing another music video project for a client. On Thursday, I shot a panel discussion about the Summer of Love at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco. Last weekend, I worked at the Monterey Pop […]