News and Reviews

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

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Henry Diltz: Photography Hall of Fame Lifetime Achievement Honoree

"Surprised and honored to learn I am receiving the International Photography Hall of Fame Lifetime Achievement Award," legendary lensman Henry Diltz noted on his...
Quebe Sisters Photo: Stephen K. Peeples

Quebe Sisters Cowboy Festival 2012 Spotlight Q&A

The Quebe Sisters Band from Fort Worth, Texas, headlined the Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival at Renaud and Andre Veluzat's world-famous Melody Ranch Motion Picture...
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‘Bring Music Home’ Book Documents Havoc COVID Pandemic Played on Live Music

A massive coffee table photography book titled "Bring Music Home," documenting the havoc wreaked by the COVID-19 pandemic on live music across the United...
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Debut Album by U.K. Band The Loft Club: Echoes of the Future

Remember the last occasion you listened to a new album the first time and it started strong and stayed that way, track after track,...
Boyd Elder and "American Fetish - RIP" painted and adorned skull, late 1970s.

(No) AMF, Boyd Elder: Texas ‘Artlaw’ Dead at 74

Legendary Texas multi-media fine artist and rock ’n’ roll “artlaw” Boyd Elder, who spent a lifetime expressing his artistic vision with often flagrant disregard for...
Woodwork on SCVTV's House Blend with Stephen K. Peeples

Woodwork Carves Progressive Instrumental Set on SCVTV’s ‘House Blend’

Hot young Santa Clarita trio makes TV debut, plays sneak preview of first album, due late summer 2014 By Stephen K. Peeples Progressive instrumental trio Woodwork...
Stephen K. Peeples and Al Schmitt

Al Schmitt Bob Dylan Capitol Sessions Update 06-17-16

Grammy Legend Confirms All 'Shadows in the Night' and 'Fallen Angels' Tracks are from 2014; Dylan Recorded Another 30 Standards in Early 2016 By Stephen...
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John Lennon: 40 for 40 Years, and Still a Voice for Peace

If it seems like a lifetime since musician and peace activist John Lennon was murdered on December 8, 1980, that's because it has been....
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Wild Honey Orchestra All-Star Autism Benefit Rocks The Band

The Wild Honey Orchestra and an all-star lineup of guest performers including Jackson Browne, Peter Case and Victoria Williams are set to perform classic...

Santa Clarita Journalist Stephen K. Peeples Launches New Website

New StephenKPeeples.com Site Built with Chaz Key of Nine Eye Interactive on WordPress Platform Award-winning Santa Clarita journalist Stephen K. Peeples has produced a new...
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