Kaitlin Duffy

Steel Panther @ House of Blues – Sunset Strip – 9/24/2012

Steel Panther @ House of Blues – Sunset Strip – 9/24/2012

Honestly I had no idea what I was getting myself into when I walked in the door for Steel Panther Tuesdays at the House of Blues in Hollywood, except for the band puts on quite the live show and defines the act of getting weird. The crowd was a very perfect mix of cutoff jean […]

 Kaitlin Duffy

REVIEW #2: Muse – ‘The 2nd Law’

REVIEW #2: Muse – ‘The 2nd Law’

If you were paying attention during this year’s Olympics you would have noticed the guitar-shredding theme song playing nearly the entire time was one done by Muse, called “Survival.” And since July we’ve all been curious as to what the rest of their new album will sound like: will anything the band does in the […]

 Kaitlin Duffy

The Outlaws new album holds onto roots while experimenting with the new: a Henry Paul interview

The Outlaws new album holds onto roots while experimenting with the new: a Henry Paul interview

Talking to Henry Paul from The Outlaws was a direct time traveling route through the decades, back to the beginning of all of this present-day musical madness. Starting with the early 50s’ rhythms of blues and jazz, all the way to Bob Dylan and the birth of rock with a little help from bands like […]

 Kaitlin Duffy

Styx @ LA County Fair – 9/8/2012

Styx @ LA County Fair – 9/8/2012

The ballads of Styx are notably epic, and hearing their arena rock sound live—not to mention, seeing the guys  on the stage at the Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona was as animated as you can imagine. It was recently the 40th anniversary of their 1972 debut self-titled album, and what better way to celebrate […]

 Kaitlin Duffy

BB King @ Hollywood Bowl – 9/4/2012

BB King @ Hollywood Bowl – 9/4/2012

On Tuesday night when the Tedeschi Trucks Band opened for the King of Blues—the Beale Street Blues Boy better known as BB King—for a night of sweet blues music, there was a certain charge in the crowd that you can’t get at just any old show. And there’s something to be said for the feeling […]