Monthly Archives: January 2012

Is the Music Box Closed Down? Official Statement from Goldenvoice Regarding The Music Box Closing Down

Rumors went wild today with the closing of the Music Box. We’ve reached out to our friends that own and manage the Music Box but have yet to hear back from them to get the real story. Rest assured, as soon as we get the solid info, we’ll update this post. Until then, Goldenvoice has […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Contest: Win Tickets to Gathering of the Bestial Legion at Echoplex – Jan. 14, 2012

Some serious, die hard metal will be taking both the Echo and Echoplex by storm on Saturday, Jan. 14 when the Gathering of the Bestial Legion comes into town.  Autopsy, Incantation and Acheron are headlining but a slew of other acts will also be tearing it up and that includes:  Ares Kingdom, Divine Eve, Infinitum […]

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The Growlers with Dante vs. Zombies at the Echo – Photos – Dec. 29, 2011

Celebrating the Echo’s decade of music of music, The Growlers headlined three rockin’ nights of shows at the Echo on Dec. 28 – 30. Grimy Goods was there to cover the wild pogo party that ensued on the tight dance floor as the Growlers performed with support from Dante vs. Zombies and (TRC) Thee Rain Cats. It was […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Penguin Prison at the Echo – Jan. 13, 2012

New York disco, laced with burbling bass lines, shimmering synths and heavenly pop vibes best describes the tunes of Penguin Prison aka Chris Glover. With such vibrant songwriting coupled with melodic beats, you’ll immediately be hooked on his music. Born during the birth of the electrofunk era (1983 to be exact), the NY-born Glover takes from […]

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Deap Vally at the Bootleg Bar – Photos & Review – Dec. 30, 2011

The sexy, blues-rockin’ lady duo, Deap Vally — played a fun pre New Year’s Eve set this past Friday, Dec. 30 at  the Bootleg Bar. Far from your typical “valley girls,” the duo comprised of vocalist/guitarist, Lindsey Troy and drummer, Julie Edwards — are foot-stompin’, denim-wearing, head-bangin’ babes that know how to rock and roll. Heavy on the 70s […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Contest: Win tickets to Starfucker at the Glass House Pomona – Jan. 8, 2012

  Portland’s bubblegum-trip-pop-electro group so eloquently named, Starfucker — will be hitting the Glass House this Sunday January 8. With a sound that’s cryptic and sunny you’ll be swaying and sashaying in no time. Tickets to the show $15 and the show starts at 7pm. Supporting act: Painted Palms. Here’s How You Win Tickets! You must have a Twitter or […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
What Cool Shows Are Going On This Week in L.A.? (Jan. 2 – Jan. 8, 2012)

Mariachi El Bronx at La Cita – Photo: Ryan Mulvey We don’t post every show that’s going on every night (in or around L.A.) 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 […]

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Beats Antique at Club Nokia – Photos – Dec. 30, 2011

Oakland’s Beats Antique kicked of an early new year at Club Nokia this past Friday, Dec. 30. The electro-world-fusion ensemble packed the floor up into a frenzy of dancing bodies. It was quite the bombastic show full of sexy performance art. Zoe’s movements were ridiculously hot, drooling hot — she is one fine woman with […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Contest: Win Tickets to Black Flamingo with Electric Flower at the Echoplex – Jan. 6, 2012

Black Flamingo at Silver Lake Jubilee – Photo: Wei Shi Update: Just added – Electric Flower ((Josh Garza & Imaad Wasif) We’ve been diggin’ on Black Flamingo ever since we caught the sexy-electro-goths (with a 60s rock appeal) at the Silver Lake Jubilee. They’re playing the Echoplex this Friday, Jan. 6 with  NO, Crooked Cowboy and […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
The Satellite Offers Nine Nights of FREE Concerts!

The Black Apples at Silver Lake Jubilee – Photo: Dominoe Farris-Gilbert Gotta love the good people at the Satellite. Kicking off 2012 on a positive foot, full of that share-the-love vibe — the Satellite is offering nine nights of free shows! Starting January 5, the Satellite will kick off a string of free concerts. Can I […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |