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Rock Star Retreat

Music to a buyer's ear: The Joshua Tree home of singer/songwriter Eric Burdon of The Animals and War is on the market.

Lawrence Karol Real Estate

Many of our desert homes have had a brush with celebrity, but some have gone a step further and inspired a music album: U2’s Joshua Tree, Emmylou Harris’ The Ballad of Sally Rose, The Eagles first album, and Gram Parsons. Add one more. The Santa Barbara-based band Dishwalla recently wrote and recorded their latest release, Juniper Road, in the living

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Desert Done Right

Headed to Joshua Tree National Park? Consider these detours to complete your High Desert experience.

Pamela Price Attractions, Day Trips

Whether you’re hooked on beavertail cactuses and desert iguanas or intrigued by the dozens of galleries and outdoor sculpture studios nestled among the byways that straddle Highway 62 en route to Joshua Tree National Park, one thing is certain: You’re going to find more than one worthy detour. “That’s how my love affair with the High Desert took off,” says

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Comedian Tom Dreesen Shares Laughter’s Greatest Lessons

Legend delivers the punch line to how comedy brought a positive influence to his life

Michelle Roe Arts & Entertainment

In 2014, prior to performing at a tribute event in the desert, Chicago native and legendary comedian, Tom Dreesen made a bold prediction, rhetorically stating, “Will the Cubs ever go the World Series, again?…2016, bet the farm!” Dreesen, a huge Cubs fan, is known for making jokes. But when it comes to his beloved Cubbies, he draws the line. “If