2019 in shows

Some (but not all) of the shows I saw in 2019:

LP at The Observatory, Santa Ana
LP – Jan 25, The Observatory, Santa Ana, CA

Le Butcherettes - Marty's On Newport, Tustin
Le Butcherettes – Feb 5, Marty’s On Newport, Tustin, CA

ShitKid - Zebulon, Los Angeles
ShitKid – Mar 8, Zebulon, Los Angeles, CA

Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets – Mar 17, Wiltern Theatre, Los Angeles, CA

Bush Tetras - Bowery Electric, New York
Bush Tetras – Apr 20, Bowery Electric, New York, NY

Live Skull - Market Hotel, Brooklyn
Live Skull – Apr 25, Market Hotel, Brooklyn, NY

Bikini Kill – May 2, Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA

The Cactus Blossoms - The Troubadour, West Hollywood
The Cactus Blossoms – May 4, The Troubadour, West Hollywood, CA

The Hives - The Observatory North Park
The Hives – May 29, The Observatory North Park, San Diego, CA

Sam Phillips - Largo at the Coronet, Los Angeles
Sam Phillips – Jun 6, Largo at the Coronet, Los Angeles, CA

This Is Not This Heat - Regent Theater, Los Angeles
This Is Not This Heat – Jul 25, The Regent Theater, Los Angeles, CA

Katatonic - The LEM HQ, Los Angeles
Katatonic – Sep 5, The LEM HQ, Los Angeles, CA

Stereolab - Brooklyn Steel, Brooklyn, NY
Stereolab – Sep 27, Brooklyn Steel, Brooklyn, NY

Seefeel - Echoplex, Los Angeles
Seefeel – Nov 3, Echoplex, Los Angeles, CA

The Raincoats – Nov 16, Mono, Glasgow, Scotland

Bauhaus - Hollywood Palladium
Bauhaus – Dec 1, Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA

X - Teragram Ballroom
X – Dec 19, Teragram Ballroom, Los Angeles, CA

2018 in shows

Some (but not all) of the shows I saw in 2018:

Steve Kilbey

Steve Kilbey – April 28, private home, Sierra Madre, CA

Le Butcherettes

Le Butcherettes – May 12, The Troubadour, West Hollywood, CA

The Brian Jonestown Massacre

The Brian Jonestown Massacre – May 27, Fonda Theatre, Los Angeles

Hedgehog Shenzhen

Hedgehog – June 15, B10, Shenzhen, China

Wanda Jackson

Wanda Jackson – July 7, Marty’s On Newport, Tustin, CA

The Bangles

The Bangles – July 14, Pershing Square, Los Angeles

My Bloody Valentine

My Bloody Valentine – July 22, Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles

Charalambides

Charalambides – October 7, Blank Forms, New York City

Spiritualized  Kings Theater Brooklyn

Spiritualized – October 11, Kings Theater, Brooklyn

Shearwater

Shearwater + friends play David Bowie’s Berlin Trilogy – October 19, Brookfield Place, New York City

Lady Gaga  2018 12 28 Las Vegas

Lady Gaga – December 28, Park Theatre at Park MGM, Las Vegas

Episode #015 – Punk Rock Reagan

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Quartz City Podcast Episode #015

For election day today: fifty minutes of punk rock songs about Reagan.

  1. Ron and Nancy Reagan – Pro Drugs PSA [00:00]
  2. Government Issue – Hey, Ronnie [01:44]
  3. Minutemen – Fascist [02:49]
  4. Wasted Youth – Reagan’s In [03:45]
  5. Accelerators – Reaganland [04:38]
  6. D.I. – Reagan Der Fuhrer [07:02]
  7. D.O.A. – Fucked Up Ronnie [08:23]
  8. The Damned – Bad Time For Bonzo [09:56]
  9. Sector 4 – White House [13:27]
  10. Crucifucks – Hinkley Had A Vision [14:23]
  11. Ism – John Hinckley Jr. [16:33]
  12. J.F.A. – Jodie Foster’s Army [18:23]
  13. Shattered Faith – Reagan Country [19:39]
  14. The Proletariat – Voodoo Economics [22:52]
  15. D.R.I. – Reaganomics [25:33]
  16. No One Can Decide For You – Reagan Hysteria [26:11]
  17. Stanx – Reagan [28:30]
  18. Toxic Reasons – Destroyer [29:58]
  19. Dead Kennedys – We’ve Got a Bigger Problem Now [32:34]
  20. Suicidal Tendencies – I Shot The Devil [37:01]
  21. T.S.O.L. – Superficial Love [38:50]
  22. Dayglo Abortions – Ronald McRaygun [40:07]
  23. MDC – Bye, Bye Ronnie [41:38]
  24. Lennonburger – Reagum [44:14]
  25. Violent Femmes – Old Mother Reagan [45:23]
  26. Youth Brigade – Moral Majority [45:53]
  27. Ramones – Bonzo Goes To Bitburg [46:57]
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Rugby font in the wild – part 8

Among other things that have backed up here – three different sightings of Rugby font from expert spotter Chris Richardson.

A Lee Hazlewood Australian 7″ EP from 1970.

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The Holy Modal Rounders’ Last Round album from 1978.

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Shocking Blue’s “Mighty Joe” 7″ from 1969.

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And while Other Music in NYC may have closed, Left Of The Dial Records in Santa Ana happily flies the typography of psychedelia.

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Previous Rugby font sightings.

Episode #014

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Quartz City Podcast Episode #014

  1. MJ Guider – “White Alsatian” – http://www.kranky.net [00:03]
  2. The KVB – “Awake” – http://www.thekvb.co.uk [03:31]
  3. Avrocar – “Aethel” – https://www.discogs.com/artist/91087-Avrocar [07:56]
  4. o13 with Tom Carter – “Field Operations” – https://www.facebook.com/o13world [11:31]
  5. All India Radio – “Permanent Revolutions (Early Slow Mix)” – http://www.allindiaradio.com.au [15:15]
  6. The Caretaker – “Lacunar Amnesia” – https://thecaretaker.bandcamp.com [20:01]
  7. Caroline K – “Animal Lattice” – https://klanggalerie.bandcamp.com/album/now-wait-for-last-year [23:25]
  8. Fossil Aerosol Mining Project – “Shopping Center Malfunction 1988” – http://www.fossilaerosol.com [28:18]
  9. Zzzzra – “Conclusion” – http://zzzzra.com [30:08]
  10. The Detroit Escalator Co. – “Gathering Light” – http://detroitescalator.com [40:38]
  11. Driftmachine – “Lost Travelers” – https://www.facebook.com/TherealDriftmachine/ [44:45]
  12. Landing – “Delusion Sound” – http://www.landingsite.net [51:42]
  13. La Femme – “It’s Time To Wake Up (2023)” – http://lafemmemusic.com [1:04:42]

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