Monthly Archives: March 2012

Fanfarlo – Rooms Filled With Light – Album Review

London-based Fanfarlo, recently debuted their sophomore follow-up, Rooms Filled With Light, to their 2009 breakout album Reservoir. Released on February 28, 2012 on CanvasbackMusic/Atlantic, Rooms Filled With Light is an excitable effort that has the band broadening their musical scope beyond their initial pop-folk focus. Introducing a myriad of synth sounds, samples and electric guitar—in addition […]

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Emily Saex |
Contest: Win Tickets to Good Old War with Belle Brigade (Mar. 25, 2012)

  Indie rock trio Good Old War will be headlining the Avalon this Sunday, March 25 and serenading fans with various tunes from their recently released album, Come Back as Rain. They’ll be joined by Belle Brigade and Family of the Year. Tickets to the show are $27 and the show starts at 6:30 p.m.  Thanks to our […]

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Guns N’ Roses at the Hollywood Palladium – Photos – March 9, 2012

Guns N’ Roses just played the Hollywood Palladium on Friday, March 9 with supporting act, Falling In Reverse. Take a look at all the action in our photo gallery below! Does Axl still got it? Let us know! Photography: Monique Hernandez Guns n Roses Falling In Reverse       Click through the photo gallery below for more photos […]

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Beth Jeans Houghton & The Hooves of Destiny – Yours Truly, Cellophane Nose – Album Review

Meet one of Mute Records newest and most promising outfits of 2012, Beth Jeans Houghton and The Hooves of Destiny. Releasing her much-anticipated debut album, Yours Truly, Cellophane Nose, the Transylvanian-born wolf-raised tobacco chewer has grown up a little and grown up a lot since her 2008 dive into the musical scene. Her voice is still […]

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Concert Tickets: ††† (Crosses) at the Satellite – March 28, 2012

Crosses at the Glass House – Photo: Ciera Leisenfelder For those of you that missed Crosses (†††) spectacular, SOLD-OUT show at the Glass House on Jan. 31, here is your chance to redeem yourself. Crosses, the side project of  Deftones’, Chino Moreno and Far guitarist Shaun Lopez and Chuck Doom—will be headlining the very intimate Satellite in Silver […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Imperial Teen at the Satellite (Mar. 24, 2012)

San Francisco’s Imperial Teen will be rocking the Satellite stage on Saturday, March 24.  On tour in support of their newest album release, Feel The Sound, on Merge Records and straight off a successful run at SXSW (A SPIN top pick!), Lynn, Will, Roddy and Jone will have the dance floor bouncing with some sharp […]

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Emily Saex |
Contest: Win Tickets to Robert Schwartzman at the Satellite (Mar. 23, 2012)

LA based jack of all trades (musician/producer/songwriter) Robert Schwartzman plays the Satellite on Friday, March 23.  The former Rooney front man released his solo album Double Capricorn in October 2011 (all album proceeds go to Tibetan Healing Fund, cool!) and is performing just a handful dates on his West Coast Special 2012 Tour.  Now’s your […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Nit Grit and Two Fresh at the El Rey Theatre (Mar. 23, 2012)

Nit Grit and Two Fresh reign supreme on the El Rey Theatre stage on Friday, March 23.  The killer music combo team up for The No Antidote Tour, and are rolling into LA for just one night.  Nit Grit aka Danny Beall, brings the bone crushing dubstep beats while Two Fresh aka twin brothers Kendrick […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Cults at the Glass House (Mar. 23, 2012)

Experimental dream pop duo Cults play the Glass House on Friday, March 23.  Guitarist Brian Oblivion and vocalist Madeline Follin made a mighty musical impression with their eerie, yet catchy girl-group style single “Go Outside” and have since been making waves with their 2011 self titled album release.  Go see what all the fuss is […]

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Emily Saex |
What Cool Shows Are Going On This Week in L.A.? (March 19 – 25, 2012)

Temper Trap at Henry Fonda Theatre – Photo: Craig Parker 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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