Lord Huron and the New Frontiersmen

Monday, April 6, 2015 at 6:00 AM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music   Davy Crockett, Lewis and Clark, Ben Schneider… Perhaps that last name doesn’t have quite the same heroism attached to it as the others, but it ought to. Schneider – better known as Lord Huron – is a modern-day journeyman engaged in his own Manifest Destiny. Hailing from Michigan and settling in the Wild West of Los Angeles, the folk musician seems to come from a time before fast cars and social media. His world –... READ MORE

Concert review - Sea Wolf

Monday, July 16, 2012 at 8:25 PM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Concerts Photo courtesy Dangerbird When playing to a sea of hipsters wearing balloon animals on their heads, one can't help but laugh and muddle his words. Alex Brown Church can definitely be forgiven for repeatedly forgetting the lyrics to his songs at the Skirball Center last Friday night. His band, Sea Wolf, was playing its first hometown gig in two long years, and the jitters and cheeky self-flagellation were evident. Plus, a spirit of wackiness overtook... READ MORE