• West Coast Music

    As the name indicates West Coast Music has its origin on the American West Coast. The music emphasizes melody, harmonies and arrangements, and the vocal and instrumental performances are always with great skill and of high quality. The music is often performed by pop/rock artists from the American West Coast, but is in no way limited to any geografical area.

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Good music enriches your life. At BLUE DESERT we are passionate about this particular yet wide-ranging style of music we call West Coast Music. This site is a modest tribute to the music and the performing artists, who through the (many) years have given us - and continue to give us - endless hours of musical enjoyment. As long-time fans we want to share our enthusiasm, experiences and views with fellow connoisseurs as well as curious newcomers. If we can do our bit to help promote this great music and all the gifted artist – well, then we have succeeded.

From Within – New album from Andreas Aleman

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FROM WITHIN- the new album by Andreas Aleman will be released April 5, 2017. This is a different kind of album from Andreas featuring a scaled-down, acoustic set with mainly piano/vocals. Andreas describes the album like this: “All of us are th

New album from Venice

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Southern California Band Venice Uses Obama’s Future Palm Springs Neighborhood as Inspiration for New Album, “Into the Morning Blue” “No, we didn’t actually stay at his house,” clarifies Venice’s guitarist/vocalist, and the a

Russian Money

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California based rock/blues band, Russian Money, consists of Ryan Dean and John Bell, both of whom were with the group Poor Mans Poison. Mario Teixeira from Saltwater and Docs Holiday and Matt Hopson. The group started in early 2015 as a Ryan De

Forces Of Nature

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Rod Kinny Releases New CD “Forces of Nature” Rod Kinny is a musical artist based in St. Paul, MN. His style has been described as Singer/Songwriter meets Westcoast/AOR with inspirational themes. The new CD “Forces of Nature”, is an eleven son

Wasted Paradise – Debut Album From Mr. Rubik

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“Wasted Paradise” debut album from Mr. Rubik, a brand new session-players band led by producer and songwriter Marco Taggiasco. Here’s a brief description from Marco’s own words: “Mr. Rubik was a side-project I planned to launch

News From Hemifran March 2017

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Hemifrån is an independent A&R, promotion and marketing company, based in the heart of Sweden, specializing in, what they call, “gut music” – The kind of music that you can feel in your gut, no matter what. Hemifran is promoting a lot of s

Reissue of the Claudia album

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In 1981 Claudia released her first and only album considered by many journalists and fans alike as one of the biggest female Westcoast masterpiece. For more than 35 years this album has been among the hardest one to find in the world. Fans of Toto, M

Raelee Nikole

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Nominated for Best Singer/Songwriter in the 2015 (and currently 2017) San Diego Music Awards, Raelee Nikole owns up to her hometown’s reputation and is proving herself to be one of America’s finest. After several years of making wave

The Heart Of L.A.

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Frédéric Slama’ s AOR all star project is back with a remastered compilation called “The Heart Of L.A” featuring some of the best singers from the Melodic Rock world. Imagine in the same album the incredible voices of Jeff Scott Soto

News From Hemifran February 2017

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Hemifrån is an independent A&R, promotion and marketing company, based in the heart of Sweden, specializing in, what they call, “gut music” – The kind of music that you can feel in your gut, no matter what. Hemifran is promoting a lot of s

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