For Wilco at the Greek, cool dads ‘still like rock ‘n’ roll’

SHOW REVIEW: The “Rock Dad” moniker has never been more appropriate for Wilco fans, but Wilco delivers for all ages at the Greek Theatre Berkeley.

A family affair with Little Feat

Little Feat

SHOW REVIEW: Little Feat ended their tour in their hometown of LA surrounded by family and friends.

Ain’t no need for repeatin’ when My Morning Jacket play The Wiltern

My Morning Jacket

SHOW REVIEW: My Morning Jacket performed an epic three-night run at The Wiltern and delivered on their “Spontaneous Curation Tour” promise with rarities and bust-outs.

Hot Chip is not LCD Soundsystem

SHOW REVIEW: Hot Chip got the dance party going quickly at the Fox Theater Oakland. Yet, how is Hot Chip not like LCD Soundsystem?

Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros get colorful at the Greek

SHOW REVIEW: Alexander & the gang’s new touring aesthetics have been turbo-charged on their 2012 tour, but does a giant floating ball and progressive color phases help or hurt the group?

The Tallest Man on Earth fires on all cylinders at Fox Theater Oakland

SHOW REVIEW: The Tallest Man on Earth ritualistically throws picks to end songs and projects pure Americana.

B.B. King, Tedeschi Trucks Band delight at Hollywood Bowl

SHOW REVIEW: Derek Trucks melted faces, Susan Tedeschi delighted and B.B. King jammed as John Mayer attempted to steal the show at the historic Hollywood Bowl.

Best sets from FYF Fest 2012

FESTIVAL REVIEW: Find out who made our list of must-see acts at FYF Fest 2012 after the two-day event took LA by storm.

The Very Best might not be dealing in hyperbole

SHOW REVIEW: The crew that uniquely marries the traditional music of Malawi with EDM dropped by Mezzanine. Dancing and sweating was promised — and delivered.