Murder Ballads at the Echoplex: when things go very, very wrong.

A waning moon, a cold wind,  streaming clouds; Tuesday is the perfect night for Murder Ballads when the Echo and The New Los Angeles Folk Festival celebrate the Dark Side of Folk and the  imminent eve of the dead with bloody ballads,  beautiful victims, and the minstrels of murder who mourn them. Among the celebrants…

a Night in the Hobo Jungle: It’s gonna be a juicy jolly up!

Janes and Joes, if you’ve got shack fever, then polish the mug, get ginned up in your plushest duds,  and make tracks to a Night in the Hobo Jungle, where bump and grind meets the bone orchard, and the gin mill meets gut-bucket blues. Here’s the hops: the aces up wingding is happening this Saturday…