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Concert Etiquette — 12 annoying things that people do at shows (just DON’T do it)

UPDATE (June 22, 2016) — Every now and then, some jerk will ruin your concert experience. Sometimes you can avoid it, sometimes you can’t. Last night at Cage The Elephant’s show at the Shrine Auditorium, that jerk came in the form of a woman that was obsessed with videoing and photographing just about every song. I’ve […]

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August 5, 2015 | Sandy |
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Win Tickets to Woods at The Echoplex

Psychedelic folk rockers Woods are ready to blow your mind and surge your soul with thoughtful, refined tracks from their ninth album City Sun Eater In The River Of Light, which dropped in April via Woodsist Records. Jam out and lose yourself in the live, aural experience of these experimental, ‘thinking outside the box,’ tunes […]

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June 27, 2016 | Emily Saex |
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Suuns, JJUUJJUU and The Breathing Effect bustle with eclectic sounds at Bootleg Theater

The Bootleg Theater hosted an evening of eclectic sounds this past Wednesday night. Suuns headlined the night in support of their new album, Hold/Still, which was just released on Secretly Canadian. While fans enjoyed hearing the new tunes, the crowd seemed to have more of a connection with Suuns’ older material. Lost in a trance, the […]

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June 25, 2016 | Sandy |
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Cub Sport and LAYNE Were on Fire at the Bootleg (But Don’t Put Them Out)

If you were not at the Bootleg Theater last night, then you missed a perfect night of pop. I have been following the two acts on the bill for some time, but this was the first opportunity that I got to actually see them perform live. Local pop-rock group LAYNE opened the night with a […]

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June 24, 2016 | Sandy |
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Song Premiere: San Diego’s Big Bloom share roaring new single “Punk Song” off forthcoming debut LP

San Diego’s Big Bloom are about to be in full rock n’ roll bloom with the upcoming release of their debut LP Heavy Angel, due out July 7. We here at Grimy Goods are thrilled to premiere the release of their first single off this heavy hitter titled “Punk Song.” According to vocalist Katie Howard, […]

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June 24, 2016 | Emily Saex |
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Win Tickets to The Claypool Lennon Delirium at the Fonda Theatre

You probably didn’t expect to see Sean Lennon and Primus lead vocalist, Les Claypool come together to form their band, The Claypool Lennon Delirium. The duo bonded while touring together last year, Lennon with his band Ghost of A Saber Tooth Tiger and Claypool with longtime running quirky band, Primus. Two weeks ago, the duo released their […]

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June 24, 2016 | Brissa Sanchez |
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Cage the Elephant and Portugal. The Man bring down the roof at Shrine Auditorium

In an epic one-two sucker punch that left fans teetering between insanity and ecstasy, Cage the Elephant and Portugal. The Man left the Shrine Auditorium a heaping pile of rubble in the wake of their concert Tuesday night. Between the kinetic force of Cage the Elephant’s frontman Matt Shultz and the body-warping, bluesy-psychedelia of Portugal’s rock […]

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June 23, 2016 | Steven Ward |
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“Breaking The Blues” with Amy Blaschke’s Newest LP, Out July 1st — Record Release at Grand Ole Echo

There is not a genre so forlorn as the blues. That seems obvious; it’s all in the name. Cultural appropriation aside, blues has endured because, well, the human condition can sometimes lead us down a dark path. But Amy Blaschke takes turmoil and creates purpose in her newest album, aptly titled, Breaking the Blues. Blaschke […]

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June 23, 2016 | Sandy |
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Skyspace LA to host free outdoor block party in downtown Los Angeles featuring Snoop Dogg and more

Another exciting attraction is coming to our fine city of Angels; actually, it’s already here. OUE Skyspace LA will make its public debut this Saturday, June 25. Located at the iconic U.S. Bank Tower, Skyspace LA is California’s tallest open-air observation deck. Not only will thrill seekers be able to take in 360-degree scenic views of Los Angeles, […]

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June 23, 2016 | Sandy |
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Photos: Sleepless brings hip hop and break dancing to the famed Walt Disney Concert Hall

Once again, The Music Center has surprised Los Angeles with “Sleepless,” an experience  to submerge yourself in visuals, music and art. On this past weekend’s occasion, they brought the party to the famed Walt Disney Concert Hall in Downtown Los Angeles with a special hip hop edition. The walls became screens for projection of visuals ranging from displays […]

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June 23, 2016 | FarahSosa |
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Presale: David Lynch’s Festival of Disruption featuring Robert Plant, St. Vincent and more

Presale for David Lynch’s highly anticipated Festival of Disruption will take place today, Thursday, June 23 at 10AM!  Curated entirely by film icon David Lynch, Festival of Disruption will take place at The Theatre at Ace Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles on October 8th and 9th, 2016. The two-day event will feature Lynch’s favorite musicians, visual artists, […]

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June 23, 2016 | Sandy |
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Win Tickets to Autolux at the El Rey Theatre

We’ve been covering Autolux since back in the day when they were on tour for their sophomore album, Transit Transit. We have seen them rise from the Echoplex stage in 2011 to the Coachella stage this year. It seems the L.A. based band has continued the pattern of releasing an album every six years Future Perfect (2004), […]

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June 23, 2016 | Brissa Sanchez |
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Watch: Aphex Twin’s first music video in 17 years directed by 12-year-old, Ryan Wyer

Electronic music pioneer, Aphex Twin has gifted fans with a very special treat. Richard David James, most commonly known as Aphex Twin has released his first music video in 17 years, and it’s brilliant. The music video is for the track “CIRKLON3 [ Колхозная mix ].” Clocking in at a little over eight minutes, the […]

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June 22, 2016 | Sandy |