Author Archives: Patricia Sanchez

Bedouine Shares her Perspective on Life and Music

By pcsanchez7505 It took Azniv Korkejian three years of craft, care and a lofty diligence to record her debut album. In that time, Korkejian, who plays under the stage name Bedouine, pieced together a road map of her soul, a sparkling shimmer of nostalgia and self-reflection that leads us to where she is now, nestled […]

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Kesha Offers Us a Rainbow after the Rain

By pcsanchez7505 If you told me five years ago that I’d be writing an album review for Ke$ha, well I wouldn’t believe you. Her pop music was never the kind I could stomach – no offense to the person (every offense to the genre). To me, Ke$ha’s music was an audible representation of a glitter […]

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Creating Change for the Better

By pcsanchez7505 Chicano Batman is one of many bands to cast a stone in political waters. Their 2017 release, ‘Freedom is Free’ includes songs that advocate for equal treatment of all human beings and some that give criticism on capitol greed. This is not a political blog, and I never intended to be a political […]

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Four Upcoming Shows to Catch in L.A.

By pcsanchez7505 While summer is winding down, there are still several shows coming up before we hit fall. From newcomers to veteran musicians, the next 30 days will bring a lot of great music to Southern California including local favorites and longtime acts from around the world. Just in case, you need a few suggestions, […]

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Bedouine Breaks Through with Debut Release

By pcsanchez7505 Azniz Korkejian performing in Hollywood It’s hard to believe Azniv Korkejian’s latest release is also her first. The young artist uses her debut album to pack in a breathtaking amount of perspective and wide-eyed wonderment. Love, wanderlust and solitude dominate this retrofitted folk album, and after hearing Korkejian’s debut work, it’s easy to […]

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Alexandra Savior Captures a Mood

By pcsanchez7505 When you grow up feeling out of place, you can either run and hide or find a way to stand out. Singer/songwriter Alexandra Savior has chosen the latter, starting her music career early. By the time she was 17, she had caught the attention of established musicians and professionals including one Courtney Love. […]

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Cataldo: The Band You’d Be Proud of

By pcsanchez7505 After releasing his latest LP, Cataldo’s frontman Eric Anderson took his new songs and some old friends on the road for a west coast tour. The band landed in L.A. last week to play an intimate show at the Resident in downtown’s Arts District. The Seattle musicians seemed right at home in the […]

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Chicano Batman Leaves Pomona with Good Vibes

By pcsanchez7505 It’s not hard to appreciate a band who gives their all on stage, a band who sweeps you up in its insatiable energy. And when that band is Chicano Batman, you find yourself moving to every song hoping that at the end of each tune, there is another to follow. After a two […]

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Spring Bloom: New Singles and Songs

By pcsanchez7505 Wake Child is one of many artists with new music out. New music this year continues to bloom, and from a diverse array of artists. Some cultivate music by drawing inspiration from the past while others aspire to create something completely new. Whatever the case, each artist on this song list is worth […]

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Cataldo Reflects on Youth in New Album

By pcsanchez7505 Forget previous notions about the complexities of life. You won’t need them, or at least, you won’t be thinking of them while listening to ‘Keepers,’ Cataldo’s fifth album. The album is never too complicated or out of reach, even when it does evolve into something less carefree. And it’s a different direction for […]

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