Monthly Archives: October 2012

Contest: Win Tickets to Woods at The Echo – October 18, 2012

  Brooklyn folk rockers, Woods, will be stopping by The Echo this coming Thursday, October 18. Woods have released an album every year since 2006, with the most recent being 2012’s “Bend Beyond.” Enjoy a night of classic folk sounds and distorted guitars blending into tuneful harmony, Woods will deliver no less. Supporting will be […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Bassnectar at the Palladium – Thursday, Oct. 18 2012

Bassnectar is coming to the Palladium on Thursday, October 18. Bassnectar, also known as Lorin Ashton, is a electronic musician from Santa Cruz, California. He is well known for his live performances, light shows, and active engagement with the community. His early musical influences are Metallica, Megadeth, and Nirvana, but has been very influenced by […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Los Campesinos! w/ Lovely Bad Things at the El Rey – Thursday, Oct. 18 2012

See the seven piece indie pop band Los Campesinos! play at the El Rey on Thursday, October 18. Los Campesinos formed in 2006 in Cardiff, Wales and have four albums that have brought indie rock to the hearts of many people. Their music is lively and joyous, often characterizing them as “twee pop”, similar to […]

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Hot New Music: Ken Stringfellow – Danzig in the Moonlight – Album Review

From his days as a founding member of powerpop icons, The Posies, to  later work with legendary bands like R.E.M. and Big Star, Ken Stringfellow is something of a savant in the world of heartfelt, meticulously crafted pop music.  Now located in Paris, Stringfellow benefits from the musical synergy of working as a producer for […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Stars with Diamond Rings at the Mayan (October 18, 2012)

Montreal’s indie dance pop group Stars play the Mayan Theater on Thursday, October 18 with Diamond Rings and California Wives supporting, for a night of incredible music.  Stars are on tour now in support of their 2012 album release, The North (ATO Records).  Peep the new album trailer here and find out what’s in store […]

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Emily Saex |
Nightmare City and Cinespia Present: Dawn of the Dead at Hollywood Forever Cemetery – Oct. 20, 2012

The 1978 cult classic, Dawn of the Dead is hitting the big screen — under the stars and next to the dead at Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Saturday, Oct. 20. If you’re a horror buff, you do not want to miss this awesome screening. Opening up and closing the evening’s Cinespia event will be the […]

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Metric with Half Moon Run at Greek Theatre – Photos Review – October 9, 2012

Metric headlined the Greek Theatre this past Tuesday with support from Half Moon Run. Check out our photo gallery below! Photography: Monique Hernandez Metric Half Moon Run

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Culture Collide Photos – Saturday, October 6, 2012: Of Montreal, Niki and the Dove, Admiral Fallow and Gold Fields

Filter Magazine’s 3rd annual Culture Collide Festival kicked off in various venues throughout Echo Park on October 4, 2012 and didn’t stop rockin’ the neighborhood’s face off until Sunday, October 7, ending with a block party to top off all the fun. With a multitude of bands from different countries, from Singapore to Sweden, Canada […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to The Sheepdogs at the Troubadour (October 17, 2012)

Saskatoon, SK rockers The Sheepdogs play the Troubadour on Wednesday, October 17.  Well versed in the art of melody, harmony and guitar solos, these boogie-psych rock n’ rollers are here to turn your frown upside down and get you groovin’ on the dance floor.  The band is on tour now in support of their new […]

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New Music: The Rolling Stones “Doom and Gloom” Single

The Rolling Stones have just released this morning their new song, “Doom and Gloom.” The song marks the first time that Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood have been in the studio together for seven years. Taken from the forthcoming album GRRR! Greatest Hits, ‘Doom And Gloom’ was recorded in Paris and produced by longtime Rolling Stones producer Don […]

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