Monthly Archives: August 2009

Sunset Rubdown Tour Dates for US and Europe Announced!

Tour time! From Europe to the US, looks like Canada’s Sunset Rubdown is about to embark on a jam-packed tour. Fresh off the press with their storybook-like new album “Dragonslayer,” Sunset Rubdown will be touring with both the Elfin Saddle and the Witchies. Pick your dates wisely, this will be a gig you won’t want to […]

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The Bloody Beetroots Team Up With The Cool Kids for “Awesome”

From “Butter” to “Cornelius” to the Steve Aoki assisted “Warp 1.9,” The Bloody Beetroots have put out banger after banger in the past year, dominating clubs and inspiring countless remixes. These tracks, along with a heap of brand new gems will make up The Beetroots’ highly anticipated debut album, “Romborama”, which drops September 8th. For […]

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"Science and Sorcery" by Wolf & Cub – Album Review

The Aussies are just coming in hot. Last week we reviewed St. Helen’s awesome album “Heavy Profession,” and now Wolf & Cub is stimulating our aural appendages with some more kick-ass Australian sound. Coming through with a proper follow up to their psychedelic debut “Vessels,” their new goods “Science and Sorcery” delivers a cosmic soundscape […]

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What’s Going on This Weekend LA?

As always, we have another beautiful, “good day, sunshine” weekend ahead of us in the City of Angels. Yeah, you don’t live in Cali . . . be jealous. There are some great shows going on this weekend and a whole lot of beach fun. ♥ = Top picks Friday, Aug. 7, 2009 Shows The […]

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New Outside Lands Headliner Announced: Tenacious D

Unfortunately the Beastie Boys couldn’t make it to headline the Outside Lands Festival due to Adam Yauch’s cancer sugery. Thankfully he’s recovering well! But we’re totally stoked to have Tenacious D added to the exciting Outside Lands bill and ready to rock and make us laugh! Cheers to Baby Butt-Boy!

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11th Annual Tim Brauch Memorial Contest

Ten years after the tragic loss of a great friend to many and highly respected skateboarder, Sessions is holding the 11th Annual Tim Brauch Memorial Contest. Sessions team rider, Tim, was always true to his roots as a skateboarder and possessed a positive attitude that did nothing less than inspire friends, family, and the community […]

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Fool’s Gold – A Must See! Download Their Free MP3 of “Surprise Hotel.”

Damn, this song is just fuckin beautifully orchestrated with some delicious vocals to match. Makes me wish I was back in Brazil for three months of hedonistic bliss. Fool’s Gold, the LA collective that weaves together western art-pop aesthetics with African rhythms and melodies, will release their self-titled, debut album on Sept. 29 on IAMSOUND. […]

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MCA of the Beastie Boys Cancer Update

Adam Yauch (MCA) of the Beastie Boys is recovering from his surgery and stoked on all the covers and shout-outs from the performers at All Points West. Check out the kind email he has sent out to his fans below. Get well soon MCA! hey all, hope you are doing well. so i’m about a […]

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"City Boy Lemon" by Hotel St. George – Album Review

Formerly a San Diegan, I gotta have love for the awesome music that pumps out of the good ole whale’s vagina. Not only cause they fuckin’ rock, but it’s coming from a kick-ass city. With leading bands that have made waves on the indie radar such as The Soft Pack (formerly the Muslims), Grand Ole […]

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LA’s FYF Fest Boasts Killer Line-up!

The FYF Festival (Fuck Yeah Fest) makes it gracious return with a killer line-up! With a theme crying out “Save Our State Parks,” the FYF also bring forth a new location. Going off Saturday, Sept. 5, the FYF Festival has moved from Echo Park to the Los Angeles Historic State Park! $1 from each ticket […]

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