is so much good talent in LA, so many good bands, that
you become immune to it after a while. There is always
the hope of finding that band that makes you stop in your
tracks, mid sentence, and feel the wow factor smack you.
But it's rare.
Universal Bar & Grill, 4093 Lankershim Blvd in North
Hollywood, I found that band. Junkie Cousin amazed me.
And that is not a slight feat, my friends. I took a break
from reviewing Indy music some time ago, because, well
let's face it, good is not great and there are only so
many ways to stretch the adjective. But after the night
was over, I went