Monthly Archives: January 2011

Presale Concert Tickets: Friendly Fires at the Music Box on June 10, 2011

The last time I saw Friendly Fires perform live was at the Music Box back in November of 2009. Aside from being blown away by the opening act, the XX, Friendly Fires put on quite the high energy show. Lead singer, Ed Macfarlane was definitely “on one” this evening as he darted across the stage […]

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Presale Concert Tickets: Trey Anastasio and The Trey Anastasio Band at the Music Box on March 4, 2011

The notorious guitar master, Trey Anastasio is coming to blow your mind and jam out your body and soul with a highly anticipated set at the Music Box on Friday, March 4, 2011. Anastasio, also the front-man for the iconic jam band, Phish, will perform a very special acoustic & electronic evening led by himself […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Old 97’s with Langhorne Slim at the Music Box on January 21, 2011

CONTEST CLOSED Straight out of Dallas, Texas the Old 97’s are rolling out their alt-country and power-pop to the Music Box on January 21, 2011. Led by the awesome vocals/lyrics of lead singer Rhett Miller, the Old 97’s will be supported by the gorgeous melodies and strong words of folk rocker, Langhorne Slim. This is […]

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What Cool Shows Are Going On This Week in LA? (January 17 – 23, 2011)

Photo: Matt Fisher We don’t post every show that’s going on every night (in or around LA) we just post the goods according to our collective knowledge. We’re music elitists at heart but we try our best to keep an open palette of taste with an affinity towards underground, indie and local musicians and venues. […]

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Presale Tickets: Musink Featuring Thrice, Circa Survive, Hot Water Music & More at OC Fair and Event Center

Bands, tattoos and skateboarding: the fourth annual Musink, Tattoo & Music Festival is heading to the OC Fair and Event Center on Friday, March 4 – 6, 2011. The three-day event will feature live performances by Thrice, Circa Survive, Hot Water Music, The Used and many more. Also in the house will be a bunch […]

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The Kills Share Track Listing and Album Details for New LP “Blood Pressures”

Last week we received news that one of our FAVORITE bands, the Kills had just finished their fourth soon-to-be-released album. Today the Kills announced that their forthcoming album, Blood Pressures, will be released around the world (except the U.S.A.) on April 4 and in the U.S.A. on April 5. The album features 11 tracks that […]

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Contest: Win Tickets Tobacco and Royal Bangs at the Echoplex on January 18

CONTEST CLOSED Check Yo Pony Tail continues to roll out the bangin’ shows at the Echoplex every Tuesday night. This coming Tuesday, January 18, 2011 you won’t want to miss this crackin’ line up featuring Tobacco and Royal Bangs! Tobacco throws down those dope hip hop beats mixed in with some thrash and electro radness […]

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FREE MP3 Downlaod: Reakwon’s “Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang”

We just caught the infamous Wu-Tang Clan play a smokin’ show at Club Nokia this past December. One of the many things that stood out at this particular show, was the excitement coming from the Chef (aka Raekwon). Considering he’s usually a mellow cat on-stage compared to the rest of the Clan, it was fun […]

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Francis Ford Coppola Assigns Dan Deacon to Score His Next Film, “Twixt Now and Sunrise”

Whoa! This is big news for the eccentric electro musician, Dan Deacon. Known for his warm and exciting performances that instigate a whole lot of crowd interaction, Deacon has been brought on board to score Francis Ford Coppala’s next film “Twixt Now and Sunrise,” due late this year. In addition to scoring the film, Mr. […]

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Lykke Li Announced as Mondrian Sessions’ Secret Guest Performer on March 10, 2011

Lykke Li has just been announced as Mondrian Sessions’ “secret guest” performer on March 10, 2011 at the Mondrian Hotel, presented by IAMSOUND. So if you didn’t get tickets to her sold-out show at the El Rey Theatre on March 9, you can now check out her intimate FREE set at the Mondrian Hotel by […]

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