Monthly Archives: June 2012

Win Tickets to Liars at The Fonda Theatre – June 22, 2012

The Liars will be headlining The Fonda Theatre this Friday, June 22, 2102. Even though their music is usually lumped into the New York dance-punk scene of the early 21st century, they like to think of themselves as a very versatile group that draws inspiration from the late 1970’s British post-punk movement. The three-piece band, consisting of Australian-born […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Ministry at Club Nokia – June 21, 2012

Thirty years and 12 albums into a career of euphoric highs and stupefying lows, Ministry is still going strong, alluring fans with their badass music. They’ll be performing at Club Nokia on Thursday, June 21, 2012, with Blackburner and SKUMLOVE getting things started for the night’s musical mayhem! The show is all ages with doors at 7;30pm and […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Vans Warped Tour at Orange County Great Park in Irvine (June 21, 2012)

The 18th annual Vans Warped Tour hits the Orange County Great Park in Irvine on Thursday, June 21.  18 years and the Vans Warped Tour is still going strong, always fueled by a plethora of great bands, big names and the up and coming.  This year boasts a line up of Taking Back Sunday, All […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Dead Meadow at Nomad Los Angeles (June 21, 2012)

Dead Meadow headlines a summer celebration at art collective compound Nomad Los Angeles on Thursday, June 21.  DIY event organizers Thief Presents are the masterminds behind this psychotropic party pleaser that also boasts the likes of LA psych rockers Sleepy Sun, Dahga Bloom and Highlands.  There will also be art, vendors and DJS to keep […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Check Yo Ponytail 2 with Lemonade at the Echoplex (June 19, 2012)

Brooklyn based trio Lemonade play the Echoplex on Tuesday, June 19 as part of the phenomenal event series, Check Yo Ponytail 2.  They released their new album Diver just last month and their plush electro pop soundscapes will have you slow groovin’ on the dance floor in no time.  Grimes (DJ Set), Blood Diamonds and […]

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CocoRosie at the Luckman Fine Arts Complex – Photos Review – June 9, 2012

Words can’t even describe how epic the CocoRosie  performance was at the Luckman Fine Arts Complex. Boasting a sultry fusion of hip hop, electronica, operatic vocals and some fresh beat-boxing that would even make the human-beat-box, Rahzel jealous—CocoRosie gave us a live show that was worth the wait. Their performance was by far one of the […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to THEESatisfaction at the Echo (June 19, 2012)

THEESatisfaction are Stasia Irons and Catherine Harris-White and the duo live/laugh/love/dance and create in Seattle, WA, but they’re bringing their talents to L.A. when they play at the Echo on Tuesday, June 19, 2012. All their material is produced by themselves, which results in a very enjoyable fusion of funk-psychedelic feminista sci-fi epics with the warmth and […]

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Hot Band Alert: The Deer Tracks at Bootleg Theater – Photos & Show Review – June 5, 2012

Coining themselves as a “Northern Light electronica duo from Sweden,” the Deer Tracks made their Los Angeles debut at the Bootleg Theater last week. Taking the stage in rather eccentric attire accented by very large false eyelashes (even worn by the males), immediately we knew this was going to be an interesting show, even if the music wasn’t […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to RØSENKØPF at the Echo (June 17, 2012)

Brooklyn’s Rosenkopf play the Echo on Sunday, June 17.  Grimy Goods recently reviewed the mysterious trio’s psych meets goth-industrial self-titled album and we liked it!  Expect a lot of good things from this up and coming band.  With support from Bestial Mouths and Vex Ruffin expect to have your face rocked off, in a good […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Casey Veggies at the El Rey Theatre (June 16, 2012)

Casey Veggies brings hip-hop flavor to the El Rey Theatre on Saturday, June 16.  The MC with the coolest name in hip-hop is ready to rock your world with bold rhymes and slick beats, especially with his most recent release Customized Greatly Vol. 3.  Get ready to throw your hands up and your ass down!  […]

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Emily Saex |