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Dave Rawlings Machine and John Paul Jones stay true to roots
Dave Rawlings Machine and John Paul Jones stay true to roots

Dave Rawlings waited until the final moments of his concert Monday night to introduce his mandolin player — which wouldn't have seemed surprising if the guy in question hadn't been a world-famous rock star. That's a reasonable way to describe John Paul Jones, even if the Led Zeppelin bassist looked more like a humble sideman onstage at Immanuel Presbyterian Church. The cathedral on Wilshire Boulevard is where Rawlings, a well-connected roots-music figure best known for his work with the singer Gillian Welch, ended a West Coast tour with the group he calls the Dave Rawlings Machine. Jones wasn't its only high-profile member, either. On Monday, the outfit's...

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