Monthly Archives: February 2011

New Music Video: Yeasayer “I Remember” and FREE Valentine’s Day EP Download

Aside from being Valentine’s Day on the morning of its official release, Yeasayer’s new music video for “I Remember,” truly touches me on this special day (and yes, I know that sounds all sorts of cheesy). The song holds some sweet nostalgia to my heart and it couldn’t arrive at a better time. Naturally, as […]

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New Music Video: The Black Keys “Howlin’ For You”

I have a love/hate relationship with the new Black Keys video for their awesome song “Howlin’ For You.” I love it because there’s numerous cameos by some funny looking peeps such as the Carrot Top of skateboarding and snowboarding, Shaun White and even “Whatchoo talkin’ bout Willis,” Todd Bridges. Not to mention, Las Teclas De […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Wolfgang Gartner’s GRAMMY Party with JFK of MSTRKRFT at the Roxbury

CONTEST CLOSED One of the world’s fastest rising stars in dance music, electronic music producer WOLFGANG GARTNER – nominated in the “Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical” category for his reworked version of house music producer Andy Caldwell’s “Funk Nasty” featuring Gram’ma Funk (Uno Recordings)–is coming to Los Angeles for a special GRAMMY week performance at Roxbury, […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to the Crystal Method’s GRAMMY Party at Exchange LA

CONTEST CLOSED Los Angeles electro duo, the Crystal Method have been nominated for the Grammys “Best Electronic/Dance Album” of 2010. In celebration of their nomination, they’ll be performing at Exchange LA and Grimy Goods has some tickets to give away to this exciting event! Here’s how you win tickets: You must have a Twitter or […]

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Arcade Fire’s Secret Los Angeles Show Incites Camping and Long Lines!

So much Arcade Fire madness in Los Angeles (and I mean MADness)! When Arcade Fire announced their ticket sale locations via Twitter photo clues for their surprise pop-up show in Los Angeles, many LA fans were out outraged. In a previous Tweet, Arcade Fire had announced, “To avoid people sleeping outside, we will be staggering […]

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Arcade Fire Secret Show in Los Angeles on Friday, February 11, 2011

Arcade Fire at the Shrine – Photo by Ivette Orenos UPDATE: Arcade Fire Make Official Announcement of Secret Show Ticket Locations (looks like all our guesses were right)! Tickets are VERY LIMITED and will go on sale at noon on Friday at the following outlets ONLY: Origami Vinyl 1816 West Sunset Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90026 […]

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Moving Units “Tension War EP” — Album Review

From the band that brought you epic hits like “Anyone” (Dangerous Dreams) and “The Kids from Orange County” (Hexes for Exes), they are back for your listening enjoyment! That’s right kids, Moving Units are releasing their first EP since 2007, titled Tension War. Known for pioneering L.A.’s post-punk, indie-dance music culture, Moving Units’ Tension War […]

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New Music Video: The Kills “Satellite”

Can the Kills get any cooler? The badass duo, Alison Mosshart and Jamie Hince are both stylish, sexy, dark and their music is totally infectious. In the video for their new single “Satellite,” they cruise it up in a sweet vintage Rolls Royce looking like the hip mod pair that they are. The two tour […]

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Foo Fighters at Spaceland (February 8, 2011) – Photos, Video and Review

As part of the Foo Fighters string of surprise pop-up shows through out Southern California (especially Los Angeles), the Foo Fighters played their best surprise show yet last night at the iconic Silver Lake indie venue, Spaceland. Aside from the Foo Fighters putting on an unbelievable performance full of loud guitars and the comical musings […]

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Hot New Music: Papercuts “Fading Parade” — Album Review

Papercuts may have a new album and record label, but their music is still the same, which should have fans on Cloud 9…literally. Fading Parade is a 10-track album filled with dreamy melodies, soulful chords, lovable beats and lyrics that are fit for love letters. Papercuts’ fourth release beautifully showcases the group’s principal member Jason […]

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