Tag Archives: Awesome Tapes from Africa

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Win Tickets to Baths at The Echoplex

We last caught the California native Baths performing with The Postal Service at the Fox Theater Pomona, and as part of the Anticon Records anniversary party at The Echoplex. This time around, the Obsidian electronic musician is set to headline The Echoplex on Friday, March 4th. Catch him before he heads up to North Cal! M. Geddes Gengras […]

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Cut Copy DJS
Win Tickets to Cut Copy DJS at The Regent Theater

Cut Copy DJS is comprised of Dan Whitford and Tim Hoey, the frontman and guitarist of famed electronic dance rock outfit Cut Copy. Whitford has an extensive background as a hip-hop scratch DJ and along with bandmate Tim Hoey, they are inspired by DJing and well versed in creating a melodious blend of cutting edge mixes which […]

LA 4 GAZA delivers powerful night of music and awareness at the Echoplex

Chilean-French rapper and activist Ana Tijoux, DJ duo Nguzunguzu, Cassette DC Brian Shimkovits (Awesome Tapes From Africa), Syrian American hip-hop artist Omar Offendum and musician Kadhja Bonet were the guests of a very special night at the Echoplex where the global music crew Discostan and Radio Sombra hosted a LA 4 GAZA, a benefit event mobilizing socially conscious artists to […]

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Win Tickets to Peaking Lights with Animal Collective DJ set at Los Globos

The husband and wife duo, Peaking Lights are bringing a party to Los Angeles on Saturday, October 11th at Los Globos! The show will be held as part of the duo’s newest record release, Cosmic Logic. Also on the bill is Animal Collective with a DJ Set, the dance-pop artist Nite Jewel, the West African artist Awesome […]

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Janka Nabay & The Bubu Gang at the Echo – Photos & Show Review – May 16, 2013

This past Thursday we went to check out the clash between Sierra Leone and Los Angeles through the rhythm of Janka Nabay and the Bubu Gang at one of our favorite venues, the Echo. Synths, electronic guitars, worldly vocals, and a fast paced high energy sound had the entire crowd of hipsters and more, dancing to the beat […]