Selection Reminder: Honeyhoney tonight at the Plaza Live!



Monday, Oct. 3Honeyhoney

Don’t let this L.A. act’s singer’s looks deceive you; having done time on the road with everyone from Australian one-man-bander Xavier Rudd to TV-enabled newcomer Christina Perri (“Jar of Hearts”), beautiful singer-instrumentalist Suzanne Santo, along with guitarist Ben Jaffe, craft accessible yet deeply rooted folk pop worthy of Honeyhoney’s storied label home, Lost Highway Records (Morrissey, Ryan Adams). The duo’s forthcoming album, Billy Jack (releasing Oct. 24) is a compelling banjo-and-piano affair full of whiskey-soaked ballads and foot-tapping front porch romps. For the extra curious, check out the duo’s surprisingly well-written blog ( where on-the-road horror stories about “high-desert meth labs” and “women [who] flock like the salmon of Capistrano.” – Justin Strout (with Joshua James; 6:30 p.m. at the Plaza Live, 425 N. Bumby Ave.; $8-$10; 407-228-1220;