Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Lovely Bad Things with Audacity at the Echoplex – Photos (Janaury 17, 2011)

Straight from La Mirada, check out the photos of local thrashers, The Lovely Bad Things tear up the Echoplex this past Monday, January 17, 2011. The Lovely Bad Things opened up for Screaming Females and La Sera with co-support by Fullerton’s, Audacity. It was a hell of a show! Scroll down for some photos of […]

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Coachella 2011 Line-up Announced (Official Coachella 2011 Poster)

After a crazy day of waiting for the almighty Coachella to announce its glorious line-up, music enthusiasts across the map were left with a bitter taste on their musical palettes when the clock struck 5 p.m on Tuesday, January 18. With a big rumor floating around that KROQ would be announcing the line-up this evening, […]

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Interview with Monotonix Guitarist, Yonatan Gat (Playing the Echoplex on January 27)

Duck and cover! The wild Tel Aviv thrash trio, Monotonix, are headed to Los Angeles for a show at the Echoplex on Thursday, January 27 in support of their sophomore full-length, Not Yet, via Drag City. These guys are the real deal and will give you an unforgettable show experience. Full of crazy energy, wild […]

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Foster The People: Self Titled Debut EP Review

Wow, this is some bubbly electro-pop. To say Foster the People have that overused 2009-10 electro sound in the likes of Miike Snow and Delphic with a boy-band twist would be a bit harsh. Foster the People’s self-titled debut EP is dance pop at its best. They exude a pliable sound that attracts the kind […]

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Concert Tickets: KRS-One at Detroit Bar on March 17, 2011

“Woot, woot, that’s the sound of the police!” Get ready for some raw and real hip hop as KRS-One (aka Kris Parker, The Blastmaster, The Teacha) comes to Detroit Bar in Orange County for a headlining show on March 17, 2011. If you know your hip hop and lyricism, this is one old school show […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Night Horse and The Binges at the Echo on January 20

CONTEST CLOSED Los Angeles rockers, Night Horse are just straight up rock and roll with no genre fusions. They’re not psyche-rock or blues-rock, and their certainly not electro-rock. These boys exude all the head banging and hip swaggering radness of old school rock and roll in the likes of Alice Cooper, Sir Lord Baltimore, ZZ […]

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Iron and Wine to Play a FREE Show at Amoeba Music on January 24

Amoeba Music announced this evening that Iron & Wine (AKA Sam Beam and band) will perform live at Amoeba Music Hollywood in celebration of their new album, Kiss Each Other Clean, out January 25 via Warner Bros. For those of you that didn’t score tickets to Iron and Wine’s sold-out show at the Wiltern on […]

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The Kills Announce 2011 Tour Dates and Presale Tickets!

After announcing the details of their forthcoming album “Blood Pressures” and teasing us with upcoming tour dates, The Kills have now announced their 2011 tour dates. With shows announced in both San Diego and San Francisco, don’t fret Los Angeles, according to their tour date gap on April 16-18, it looks like The Kills will […]

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The Black Ryder at The Echo: January 14, 2011 – Photos & Show Review

Looking absolutely gorgeous and badass dressed all in black, Australia’s The Black Ryder took the stage for their very first Los Angeles show at The Echo last Friday night January 14, 2011. The duo Aimee Nash and Scott Von Ryper (both ex-Morning After Girls) created some psychedelic jams that had me in a trance. When […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Abe Vigoda with Lord Huron @ The Autry

CONTEST CLOSED We’ve featured both Abe Vigoda and Lord Huron many times on Grimy Goods now and as two of Los Angeles’ finest local bands bringing forth some fresh tunes and hip appeal, we hope you guys have checked them out by now. If not, here’s your chance to check out both bands on the […]

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