News and Reviews

News and reviews about music, concerts, events, technology and more by Stephen K. Peeples.

Spotlight Q&A with Domino Bobby Whitlock, Pt. 1: Intro & Stax

Special note for SCV music fans headed to the SXSW 2012 music blowout in Austin: Derek & The Dominos legend Bobby Whitlock and his...

Local Faves Sheila E., Ozomatli On Playboy Jazz Bill In June

Latin and rock drummer/percussionist Sheila E. and multi-cultural genre-mashing septet Ozomatli, who've both appeared in the Santa Clarita Valley and developed a local fan...

‘Layla’ Engineers Ron and Howard Albert Q&A

The epochal 1970 "Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs" album by Derek & The Dominos — Eric Clapton (guitar, vocals), Bobby Whitlock (keyboards, vocals),...
Stephen K. Peeples on the air at KHTS AM 1220 Santa Clarita, California

Peeples Place at KHTS, Dec. 2, 2011

The following Santa Clarita Valley music column by Stephen K. Peeples was first published Dec. 2, 2011, on the Peeples Place page at www.hometownstation.com,...

SCVTV’s ‘House Blend’ Music Show Up for WAVE Award

The “House Blend” music and interview show on Santa Clarita television station SCVTV is one of three finalists for a WAVE award from the...

Grateful Dead-Jefferson Starship at Lindley Meadows, 9/28/75

A very slightly edited version of a feature concert review of The Grateful Dead and Jefferson Starship that was first published in Cash Box...
Unpainted Faces by Henry Diltz

Legendary Photographer Henry Diltz Unveils ‘Unpainted Faces’ in L.A.

Legendary Photographer Henry Diltz Unveils 'Unpainted Faces' in L.A. Painstakingly reproduced from the original B&W negatives A new in-depth interview with Henry Diltz Fully...
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