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Natural Child
Natural Child to headline The Echo in support of new album Okey Dokey — stream latest singles

Always lighting up a good time with their good ole rock ‘n’ roll, Nashville’s Natural Child are making their way back to Los Angeles with a headline performance at The Echo slated for Tuesday, September 27. The trio are touring in support of their upcoming full-length record release, Okey Dokey. The 10-track album arrives on September […]

Barns Courtney
Hot Artist Alert: Barns Courtney talks going from sleeping in his car to viral sensation — LA date at Troubadour

Interview Feature by Steven Ward Wandering around the Warner Bros. studios, gawking at all the Harry Potter memorabilia, Barns Courtney is on top of the world. With a Conan O’Brian appearance slated to air that night, a debut album on the way, and two viral hit singles, you would be hard pressed to believe that the […]

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Delta Spirit rock the Teragram Ballroom with Cold War Kids, Dawes and more

The second opening night at the Teragram Ballroom was just as spectacular as the first. Aptly dubbed “An Evening with Delta Spirit and Friends”, the show was one to never forget. The night featured special guests Nate Willet (Cold War Kids), Richie Follin (Guards, Willowz), Sam Outlaw, Taylor Goldsmith (Dawes), & Daniel Michicoff (Tijuana Panthers). […]

Cows, priests and bananas crowd surf at Delta Spirit’s thrilling Halloween show at the Observatory

As part of their 4-pack of Halloween shows, Delta Spirit went out with a ghoulish bang on Halloween night at the Observatory in Santa Ana. The band had previously blasted Los Angeles with their Americana-infused indie rock at The Satellite on Oct. 28, followed by The Troubadour on Oct. 29, then the El Rey Theatre […]

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Dawes bring their lyrical storytelling and rich harmonies to life at Constellation Room

The line to get into see Los Angeles based band, Dawes, snaked through the parking lot of The Observatory in Santa Ana as dedicated fans gathered to see them at the intimate side venue known as the Constellation Room. We all knew that this was an opportunity to get up close and personal with the band […]

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O.A.R. to headline three nights at the Troubadour

Photo by Danny Clinch O.A.R. (Of a Revolution) is bringing their Americana roots rock to Los Angeles as part of their O.A.R. Extended Tour. The quintet will headline three intimate evenings at the Troubadour on Friday, May 2; Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4. O.A.R.’s previous studio album, King, was released back in 2011. […]

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Hot Band Alert – The Dire Honeys

For those that enjoy that old-timey Americana roots sound, with a touch of downhome blues — Massachusetts’, the Dire Honeys are just the sweet dose of new music you need to add to your iTunes library. The darling East Coast vixens are as fresh as newly plucked roses and began creating music together in December of […]

Hot Band Alert: Pokey LaFarge and The South City Three

  Celebrating that early Americana with a vibrant mix old-timey sound, Pokey LaFarge and The South City Three embrace all the musical goodness of yesteryear and deliver it in a classic package to captivate the rhythmic ears of today. Sprouting from St. Louis, Missouri — a city rich in the musical culture of blues, jazz […]

The Muddy Reds “Justle Hustle” – EP Review

  L.A.’s Muddy Reds are hard at work getting their name out there and making sure their fans know what they are up to. These guys camp their band, book their face, joined the reverb nation — frankly I wouldn’t be surprised if the dudes had a Friendster page. I applaud their efforts to communicate with all […]

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Video: L.A. Favorites, The Damn Sons get their Dose of Jam in the Van!

Photo: The Damn Sons by Craig Parker From the moment we heard the Damn Sons five-song self-titled EP we were instantly hooked to their edgy and grimy alt country rhythms. Not to mention, front-man Travis Schneider has a badass vocal swagger. We dug these dudes so much that we asked them to play one of […]