Monthly Archives: February 2011

Contest: Win Tickets to Glass Candy at the Echoplex on Feb. 19

CONTEST CLOSED Glass Candy are playing the Echoplex this Saturday, February 19, 2011. Presented by FYF, Glass Candy will be supported by AUSTRA, formerly Katie Stelmanis, and Bobb Birdman. If you love that sexy Euro-steeze electro, you’ll love Glass Candy. They may be from Portland, but their electro beats, lyrics and rhymes are very European […]

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Mogwai “Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will” – Album Review

It’s hard not to laugh a little when you say the title of the new Mogwai album out loud, Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will. Or maybe I’m just easily amused. After hitting play on their follow up to 2008’s The Hawk is Howling I start to flip through the little picture book the […]

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Concert Tickets: Middle Brother (Dawes, Deertick, Delta Spirit) at the Echo on April 7, 2011

It wasn’t too long ago that supergroup, Middle Brother (John McCauley of Deer Tick, Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes, and Matthew Vasquez of Delta Spirit) made their Los Angeles debut at the Invisible Children benefit back in December at the Troubadour. If you missed their sold-out show, they’re returning to Los Angeles with an intimate show […]

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Big Boi and Cee Lo at Club Nokia on February 11, 2011 – Photo Review

Last week was a busy and exciting week in Los Angeles with the GRAMMYS in town bringing out some of the finest acts. Both Big Boi and Cee Lo performed at Club Nokia on Friday, February 11, 2011 as part of their tour and to celebrate their GRAMMY noms. There were a variety of special […]

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Presale Concert Tickets: Atmosphere at Fox Theater Pomona on May 5, 2011

Alright hip hop heads, Atmosphere is coming to the L.A. area with a show at the Fox Theater in Pomona on Thursday, May 5, 2011. As part of his 21-date headlining tour, “The Family Tour,” Atmosphere will be joined by Rhymesayers family members Blueprint, Grieves with Budo, Sab The Artist & DJ Abilities. “The Family […]

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2011 Bonnaroo Line-Up Announced – Eminem vs Arcade Fire

The 2011 Bonnaroo line-up has been announced and this year’s bill features hot acts such as indie GRAMMY winners Arcade Fire and The Black Keys (no surprise there) as well as, SuperJam featuring Dan Auerbach and Dr. John amongst many other goodies. But the biggest FAIL of this line-up is um, Eminem. Really Bonarroo? I […]

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What Cool Shows Are Going On This Week in LA? (February 14 – 20, 2011)

Photo: Big Swig 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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Yeasayer Book Two LA Shows at the Music Box and the Glass House with Smith Westerns

UPDATE: Presale password: AMBLING (scroll down for more info and ticket links) **** Yeasayer just keep on spreading the love on this sweet Valentine’s Day. Earlier this morning we announced Yeasayer’s oddly sweet new video for “I Remember” as well as the release of their new Valentine’s Day EP which you can download for FREE […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Chromeo with MNDR at the Fox Theater Pomona

CONTEST CLOSED Hot girls alert! Chromeo are bringing their sexy soulful smoothness to the Fox Theater in Pomona this Saturday, February 19, 2011 and you best believe all the fine ladies will be in the house shaking their booties and swaying their hips. Chromeo has the keen effect of bringing out all the sexy ladies. […]

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Radiohead Announce New Album: The King Of Limbs

UPDATE: King of Limbs is out officially today, Feb. 18, 2011 (digitally). You can stream the entire full album via, um, KROQ (yeah, I know … ) here. Radiohead is bringing forth a new album titled The King Of Limbs. Unlike their previous release for In Rainbows, this new LP comes at a fixed price […]

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