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STAR MAPS ON ITUNES

This is from an article in the Chicago Sun Times....back in the day...... Lysa Flores has a leading role in "Star Maps," an audience favorite at this year's prestigious Sundance Film Festival. But oddly enough, the 23-year-old actress couldn't…
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Review for Silverlake Lounge Show Aug 25th

http://classicalgeektheatre.blogspot.com/2008/08/love-grenades-w-with-casxio-and-lysa.html Lysa Flores knocked me on my ass. The self-identified chicana rocker exuded talent. Her sound seemed to rest somewhere between punk rock and 90's songwriter, slathered with her own cultural heritage. It helped that she had…

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ELVEZ FOR PREZ TOUR 2008

The Tour is off to a great start Thanks Slims! I was able to go to the Frida Kahlo museum at MOMA to see her amazing exhibit. Unos Cuantos Piquetitos was shocking to see up close as was…

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Villaraigosa y Fox

What a weird scene at the kick off of the Los angeles Speaker Series There was so much racial tension in the room. Without going into my own take on the night, i wanted to commend the mayor who…

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Beware of Chains

Our family pet hung himself last night. He was a beautiful huge champion Pit Bull. Words can't describe this magnificant dog. The last few days he had been jumping a 7ft fence so my brother decided to tie him up…

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RAMBLIN JACK ELLIOT NOMINATED FOR GRAMMY

Produced by Ian Brennan Ramblin Jack Elliot's I stand alone has been nominated for a GRAMMY! Long time drummer D.J. Bonebrake, along with Flea, David Hidalgo, Nels Cline, Lucinda Williams and Corin Tucker are featured on the record. If…

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The Good The Bad and the Bubble

Last night I performed one of the roughest sets of my career. A soloists nightmare....a bad mix / bad sound... I was performing in a bubble of muffled sound with a piercing humm coming out of the monitor... My throat…

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El Vez Tour Dates

Unfortunately my schedule did not pemit me to join El Vez as a lovely Elvette this Mex-mas. Rumor has it he has two new amazing grrrls that will help bring the XXX-mas I will be opening a few…

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Jonathan Richman

dreams do come true i know this but I always doubt it when to much time passes in between the little miracles... It was a beautiful sunny day in Oakland...I was playing my jarana out on the porch when he…