Monthly Archives: July 2010

Rage Against The Machine to Play the Hollywood Palladium on July 23

***** UPDATED TICKET INFO ***** Show your support and rock out while helping a great cause! Tickets go on sale Monday, July 19 at 10 a.m. for $50 each! Ticket link: http://www.livenation.com/event/090044EF798036F0?artistid=750164&majorcatid=10001&minorcatid=60 Rage Against The Machine will be coming together to play their first hometown show in 10 years in none other than Los Angeles. […]

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FREE MP3 Download: Fitz & The Tantrums “MoneyGrabber”

I hope you all have your dancing shoes ready for Fitz & The Tantrums FREE show tomorrow with The Heavy at the Hammer Museum. I can’t stress enough what a kick ass performace Fitz & The Tantrums put on. Just check out our photos and review of their closing Spaceland residency show. It was off […]

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Hot Band Alert: Infantree (Free Album Download)

There’s a cool indie gem stowed away in the valley just waiting to explode. Back in May we caught a really great band by the name of Infantree open up for the The Besnard Lakes at the Troubadour in Los Angeles. Immediately they caught our attention with their eerie psyche folk, that at times can […]

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Video: Andy Cabic of Vetiver and Eric Johnson of Fruit Bats Performing “I Must Be In a Good Place Now”

Now this some serious good listening. Could you pick a more chill, yet super cool collabo? I think not. Check out the beautiful video of Andy Cabic of Vetiver and Eric Johnson of Fruit Bats performing the Bobby Charles tune “I Must Be In a Good Place Now.” The two recorded the song in a […]

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“Disco 2” by HEALTH – Album Review

Um … HEALTH. First of all can I just say you boys are sexy. And also, which one of you wants to meet up for coffee at Chango?  Okay now that I got that out of the way in a publicly humiliating way, on to the album “Disco 2.” Dark, somber, trippy, pretty and sexy […]

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Miniature Tigers Offer Free MP3 Download and Announce Headling Tour Dates

Photo: Brandon Lee With some cooing lazy vocals driven by a fun Tetris-like electro beat, New York indie rockers, Miniature Tigers are about to explode with their new album “Fortress.” With the album coming at you July 27 by way of Modern Art Records, the boys are offering up a free download of their teaser […]

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FYF 2010 Lineup Revealed: The Rapture, Panda Bear, Best Coast, Dead Man’s Bones & More!

***UPDATED INFO**** Full Schedule Annouced! Peep the time slots below! Tickets go up to $30 at 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 20, 2010! Buy your tickets today and save money! You can buy a beer with your savings! Duh! Buy your $25 tickets here! Enter our FYF Fest contest ticket give-away here for chance to […]

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Swahili Blonde w/ John Frusciante, We Are The World & Weave! at the Echoplex – Show Review & Photos

(John Frusciante w/ Swahili Bonde) Swahili Blonde’s debut at the Echoplex this past Saturday, July 10 was more of a debunk than a debut. As the string of performances by Weave!, We Are the World and of course Swahili Blonde were already an hour off schedule, a lot of speculation started brewing amongst the crowd […]

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Hot Festival Alert: Treasure Island Music Festival 2010 with Belle & Sebastian

Although I remember the weather being quite brisk and and at times numbing (night fall), we had a blast covering the Treasure Island Music Festival last year. This year boasts an even more exciting lineup with all those hot bands you love to dance your booty off to or just relax in chillmode with under […]

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Win Tickets to New Pornographers with Imaad Wasif & The Dodos at the Music Box 7/20

Talk about an awesome line-up! The New Pornographers are doing a double whammy with Imaad Wasif and The Dodos next Monday July 19 and Tuesday July 20 at the Music Box. And lucky for you, we have some tickets to give away to their show on Tuesday, July 20! Here’s How You Win Tickets! First, […]

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