Pearl Charles

Three (newer) Reasons Why Going Her Own Way, Pearl Charles

Pearl Charles is available @ iTunes. by Walter Price   It’s been a minute since we checked in with the multifaceted artist that is Pearl Charles. Although much of the LA-based Charles’ music is steeped in the past, it is extremely hard to pigeonhole. Whether she’s going country-tinged soft-rock, psychedelic-garage or if she is just…

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Your GTC Weekly Top 10 May 2, 2016

Thank you for coming by The GTC this past week to check out what we were checking out in the wide world of music. We rediscovered the brilliance of Joan Armatrading, we watched the very cool Twisted Sister documentary, got back into Pearl Charles’ sounds and Ken Michaels delivered another fantastic Beatles Show…if you missed…

The Blank Tapes

The Blank Tapes Sha-La-Love

Somebody somewhere to share your point of view… by Walter Price   Matt Adam’s The Blank Tapes have another collection of rarities or “lost” tracks assembled into a great new release Sha-La-Love (Dome Of Doom Records). I love it when Adams gets experimental, freaky and trippy and such like parts of HWY 9 but where…

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The Blank Tapes Blueish Christmas

By Walter Price What very busy year 2014 has been for California based good-time groove makers The Blank Tapes.   More non-stop touring including a just wrapped Eiuo-tour that saw band head honcho wind his way through 20 plus locals with The Roaring 420”s and the release of a split EP with his roadmates as well as the…

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Pearl Charles

By Walter Price Featured Artists: Pearl Charles   In the 1960’s era of things groovy, revolutionary and let it be the world of music was driven in part by the California sounds of psychedelic rock and pop. Sounds that were seemingly influenced by Phil Spector’s Wall of Sound recording techniques and transformed into varying odes to what…