A Great Night of Rock ‘n’ Roll with The Records

A Great Night of Rock ‘n’ Roll with The Records

This past Friday night, the Hotel Café, one of LA’s more prestigious venues, featured a staggeringly good bill, headlined by The Records. By all accounts, it was a fantastic night of rock ‘n’ roll with John Wicks & Co. capping the evening off with a blistering...
Another Successfull Benefit for SoCal’s Homeless

Another Successfull Benefit for SoCal’s Homeless

The Tribe’s All-Star Holiday Show to benefit the homeless of Southern California was a monumental success. In keeping with its “Let’s Go Back to the 80’s” theme, John Wicks of The Records appeared along with other 80’s stars such as Lamont Dozier Jr. of Motown fame,...
Goodbye, Tom.

Goodbye, Tom.

Like millions of others around the world, I’m shocked and deeply saddened by the premature passing of Tom Petty.  In addition to attending one of his band shows at the Hollywood Bowl some years back, I was very fortunate to get to meet him – along with The...
The Care Concert: So Much Talent, So Much Fun

The Care Concert: So Much Talent, So Much Fun

Saturday, June 10th was the night of The Care Concert, a star-studded event that brought action to the homelessness crisis in Los Angeles. TV personality Kelly Osbourne was the Master of Ceremonies for the evening as some incredibly talented performers graced the...
Phil Brown Makes His Presence Known

Phil Brown Makes His Presence Known

For those who left comments on the April 5 post regarding the recording of “Chasing Angels” and Records’ bassist Phil Bown, thanks so much for your kind words and thoughts. A strange event happened at the recording studio, although I wasn’t...
“Starry Eyes” & The Power Pop Movie

“Starry Eyes” & The Power Pop Movie

For the past few years, filmmaker Justin Fielding has been working on a film documenting everybody’s favorite genre of music, power pop. Appropriately titled The Power Pop Movie, the film includes interview with notable artists including John Wicks of The...