Monthly Archives: December 2010

Contest: Win Tickets to MNDR with Tearist at the Echo

CONTEST CLOSED Photo: Wei Shi MNDR was one of the amazing openers at Miike Snow’s show back in October at Club Nokia and we were blown away by her lusciously bombastic performance. Leading lady, Amanda Warner performes synth-laden, disco reminiscent pop songs in front of colorful projections of bright cubes and lasers. The New York […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to the FYF Christmas Party with No Age, Off!, The Soft Pack & More

CONTEST CLOSED The FYF Christmas Party is this Saturday, December 11 at the Glasshouse & Aladdin Jr in Pomona. It’s only $12 to see a dozen bands and get your photo taken with an intoxicated Santa. But lucky for you our friends at Goldenvoice and FYF have have hooked us up with three pairs of […]

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The Many Misspellings of John Lennon Via Twitter on the Anniversary of his Death

When you look a the big picture, Twitter is all a game of “follow-the-leader” where the rules of he-said-she-said do apply. It’s no wonder so many dumbasses misspelled the late and great, John Lennon’s name on this very important day of his untimely death. If you’re a true fan, I think you would know these […]

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“The Heart of the Nightlife” by Kisses – Album Review

This week I have felt like this album. Happy and sad, enthusiastic about life and experiences, and yet loathing life’s little practical jokes all at the same time. It’s all here in the music I’m listening to right now. It’s a debut album title and artist name that reads like a valentine, Heart of the […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Hanni El Khatib with Vanaprasta at the Echo

CONTEST CLOSED You know, I’m really bummed I didn’t have any photogs or writers available to cover this show because Hanni El Khatib is just straight up rad and someone you should keep a close eye on in 2011. If I wasn’t battling this horrible winter cold you best believe I’d be there in a […]

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Passion Pit at the Fox Theater Pomona (December 4, 2010) – Photo Gallery

Passion Pit headlined an amazing show (as always) last Saturday, December 4, 2010 at the Fox Theater in Pomona with Mister Heavenly, We Barbarians and Pepper Rabbit. Check out the photos below of Passion Pit at the Fox Theater in Pomona! Photos: Will Tee Yang

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Mister Heavenly at the Fox Theater Pomona (December 4, 2010) – Photo Gallery

I’m sure you’ve heard of one of the latest “super groups,” Mister Heavenly, featuring Honus Honus from Man Man, Joe Plummer from Modest Mouse and Nick Thorburn from Islands. Recently added to their line-up is the adorable Michael Cera (most commonly know as the skinny dude from “Juno” and “Super Bad”). Apparently the loved actor […]

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We Barbarians at the Fox Theater Pomona (December 4, 2010) – Photo Gallery

Long Beach’s, We Barbarians played a fabulous show last Saturday, December 4, 2010 a the Fox Theater in Pomona. Playing alongside hot acts such as Pepper Rabbit, Passion Pit and Mister Heavenly, check out the photos below of We Barbarians at the Fox Theater in Pomona! Photos: Will Tee Yang

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Pepper Rabbit at the Fox Theater Pomona (December 4, 2010) – Photo Gallery

We haven’t caught Los Angeles up-and-comers, Pepper Rabbit, since their show at the Echo last April but my-oh-my how they’ve aged nicely. From playing a variety of credible shows to gracing the soundtrack of the hit prime-time show, “90210,” with their song “Older Brother,” these LA favorites are definitely going places. They played an amazing […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Silverlake in Pomona with Superhumanoids, White Arrows & More

CONTEST CLOSED Photo: Craig Parker For all of you living in the Inland Empire and neighboring outskirts of one of the most popular indie capitals of the world, Silver Lake, we have some gas-saving good news for you! All of the area’s finest are coming your way. Win tickets to Silverlake in Pomona featuring: White […]

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