Monthly Archives: January 2012

Contest: Win Tickets to Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. at the Echo – Jan. 31, 2012

Motor City-bred, indie-pop duo, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. may be from the same city as Mo-town, MC5 and KISS but their music is all their own. They’re headlining the Echo on Tuesday, Jan. 31 and we have your hook up! L.A.’s, The One AM Radio supports! Tickets to the show are $15 in advance ($18 day of and […]

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Wu-Tang Clan at Grove of Anaheim – Photos – Jan. 18, 2012

Wu-Tang Clan busted out the hits at the Grove of Anaheim this past Wednesday, Jan. 18 to a full house of bobbing heads! The whole clan was in attendance except for Raekwon and Ghostface Killer. Regardless, it was a badass show and the Wu were definitely on point with the beats, rhymes and slick moves. […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Crosses at the Glass House (Jan. 31, 2012)

Crosses (also stylized as †††), Chino Moreno of Deftones’ side project with Far guitarist Shaun Lopez and Chuck Doom, make their live debut at the Glass House on Tuesday, Jan. 31.  With two recently released EPs (EP† and EP††) and only four West Coast tour dates currently lined up, don’t miss your chance to see […]

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Fela! at the Troubadour – Photos & Show Review – Jan. 13, 2012

The critically acclaimed, Fela! tour came to the intimate West side venue, the Troubadour this past January 13 to celebrate the legacy and muisc of the late-and-great, Fela Kuti. Naturally this intimate theatrical presentation sold-out, but Grimy Goods was lucky to be there and experience such a wonderful evening of talent and love. Featuring the Fela Band with […]

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Olin and The Moon Residency at The Echo – Photos & Show Review – Jan. 17, 2012

For the last few years, alt-country band, Olin and the Moon have played a January residency at The Echo. I feel that it’s safe to say this residency has become a staple in kicking off the new year in the local Los Angeles music scene, and it’s quickly becoming an annual tradition. The event draws in the […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Dengue Fever at the El Rey Theatre – Jan. 27, 2012

Dengue Fever will be hitting the El Rey Theatre on Friday, Jan. 27 in support of their new album Cannibal Courtship. The band draws heavy influence from 60s Cambodian pop and have created a unique musical sound with their special blend of surf psych-garage rock soaked in sweet pop. Singer Chhom Nimol is also one […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Reigning Sound with The Strange Boys at Alex’s Bar – Jan 27-28, 2012

Alex’s Bar in Long Beach is celebrating 12 years of thrashing rock shows this weekend, Jan. 27-28. On Friday, Jan. 27, Alex’s will feature Reigning Sound, The Strange Boys, Thee Cormans and Death Hymn Number 9. On Saturday, Jan. 28, Alex’s will present Reigning Sound, The Strange Boys, The Black Tibetans and Fidlar. Yes, it’s going to […]

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Contest: Win a Case of Dream Water to Help You Sleep Better

We are giving away a couple of cases of Dream Water: a tasty zero calorie, all natural sleeping aid that will knock you out! This little shot of relaxation will allow you to sleep easy with its natural ingredients of melatonin, GABA and 5 HTP. Some of the Grimy Goods crew have tried Dream Water and […]

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Palm Springs Moon Block Party Photos – Jan. 14, 2012

The first Moon Block Party of 2012 went off  a couple Saturdays ago in the trippy land of Palm Springs. The psychedelic love party featured some rad L.A. and surronding acts: Dead Meadow, Crooked Cowboy, Strangers Family Band, Wardrum and JuJu. The event was a celebration for what would be the 101 birthday of Norman “Sailor Jerry” […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Wolves In The Throne Room with Chelsea Wolfe at Echoplex – Jan. 26, 2012

 A night of eloquent and spine tingling tunes is being presented Thursday, Jan. 26 at the Echoplex, and who do you ask are the pristine artists that will be making such beautiful music? They are none other than Wolves In The Throne Room and the breathtaking, dark songstress, Chelsea Wolfe. Tickets are $12 in advance and $14 day […]

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