Rachel Robinson Plays Hollywood's Hotel Cafe, Thursday, Sept. 1

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Thursday, September 1st, Koshi and California Sound Control's "L.A. Woman: Song Book Series" presents Rachel Robinson with Shannon Hurley and Allison Sattinger at The Hotel Cafe.

Arguably L.A.'s hottest spot to see almost-famous singer-songwriters like Rachel Yamagata, Jim Bianco, and Joe Purdy and ogle Hollywood's freakishly-good-looking, purposefully-disheveled local hipsters while pretending not to care, Hotel Cafe has arrived. Big time. KCRW knows it. L.A. Weekly and The L.A. Times knows it. And now Koshi fans, the fashion-savvy girly-rock chicks that frequent iluvkoshi.com, know it too.

Thursday, September 1st, Koshi and California Sound Control's "L.A. Woman: Song Book Series" presents Rachel Robinson with Shannon Hurley and Allison Sattinger at The Hotel Cafe. You may have heard Robinson's heartbreakingly adorable "My Dog & Me" as licensed for Milk Bone's Make-Your-Dog-Famous Campaign, or her Beattles-esque "Major Brown And His Technicolor Glasses" on the WBs "Highschool Reunion" or Playboy TV. If you haven't, you're in for a treat. Robinson's bubbly devil-may-care persona is almost as engaging as her catchy saccharin brand of rock and roll. L.A. Woman: Song Book One's Shannon Hurley of "Don't Call Us Tori!" fame will open for Robinson, with soulful local chanteuse, Allison Sattinger kicking things off. (Listen Here: http://iluvkoshi.com/ecard1.htm).

A happy alternative to the played-out corporate music domineering today's airwaves, "L.A. Woman: Song Book One" is made especially for girls on the look out for what's next, with most of the artists already getting their own song placements in TV and movies, radio air time, and gigs opening for the likes of Jewel, Gwen Stefani, The Black Eyed Peas, and Poe.

L.A. Woman: Song Book One artists are featured as follows:

1. Libbie Schrader - "War On Science"

(Comparable to Fiona Apple, Paula Cole, Natalie Merchant)

2. Shannon Hurley - "Garden Path"

(Comparable to Blondie, Leona Naess, Aimee Mann)

3. The Aurora's - "Waiting"

(Comparable to The Cardigans, The Go Gos, The Bangles)

4. Allison Sattinger - "This Aint Living"

(Comparable to Alicia Keyes, Norah Jones, Sarah McLachlan)

5. Darcy Fray - "Murder in Bombay"

(Comparable to Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth, Lucious Jackson, Garbage)

6. Rachel Robinson - "My Dog and Me"

(Comparable to Carly Simon, Alana Davis, Shawn Colvin)

7. Beth Thornley - "Arrogance"

(Comparable to Sheryl Crowe, Michelle Branch, Cindy Lauper)

8. Che Zuro - "Tied Your Baby Down"

(Comparable to Chrissie Hynde, Concrete Blonde, Melissa Ethridge)

9. Leigh Silver - "Everything"

(Comparable to Veruca Salt, Belly, Gwen Stefani)

10. 7 Violet Way - "I Should've Known"

(Comparable to Evanescence, Tori Amos, Dido)

Available at:

  • On line... http://iluvkoshi.com and CD Baby
  • Hollywood... Amoeba (6400 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood)
  • Los Angeles... Aron's Records (1150 N. Highland Ave., LA))
  • Silverlake... Rockaway Records (2395 Glendale Blvd., Silverlake)

Koshi is a lifestyle and entertainment brand for women, currently producing a Fall 2005 apparel & handbag line called "Psychadelic Girl" featuring original Koshi illustrations and the "L.A. Woman: Song Book Series". Koshi Shop at iluvkoshi.com offers Koshi Apparel & Handbags along side fashion, beauty products and music from over twenty-five female-based indie companies. For more information visit http://iluvkoshi.com

Contact Information:

Joanna DeVoe




To book an "L.A. Woman: Song Book One" show contact:

Billy Gruber

California Sound Control



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