Monthly Archives: February 2013

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5 Things We Hate About Instagram Users

A couple months ago, during a tipsy evening of wine drinking with friends, we had talked about how boring Instagram was becoming. This led us to share our gripes about lame Instagram users. You might recall our #instashittalk rant via Twitter, where we trolled and called-out a bunch of things that annoyed us on Instagram. […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Win Tickets to The Used at the Wiltern – Mar. 1, 2013

The Take Action Tour featuring The Used hits the Wiltern on Friday, March 1.  The Take Action Tour is a charity tour that benefits the It Gets Better Project which gives hope and support to LGBT youth who are struggling with harrassment and bullying. Rock out and support a good cause at the same time!  We […]

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Win Tickets to Youngblood Hawke at 987FM Hollywood Tower Penthouse – Feb. 28, 2013

Local indie pop band Youngblood Hawke got their big break last year with their hit single, the uber catchy “We Come Running” which has received nationwide airplay since its release. Last month, they served as opening band for British band Keane’s tour in the US. Next week, they will be playing a private, invite only […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Contest: Win Tickets to Ozma at the Troubadour – February 23, 2013

Local rock band Ozma is set to take the stage at the Troubadour with their rock hits known for being fueled with heavy guitar riffs, pop culture references, and power pop melodies. Set to join them are bands Smile and Reeve Oliver. Tickets to Ozma at the Troubadour on February 23 are $15 via Ticketfly.  The […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Tickets: Dillinger Escape Plan at Chain Reaction – May 20, 2013
Tickets: Dillinger Escape Plan at Chain Reaction – May 20, 2013

If you have seen the Dillinger Escape Plan live, then you know what to expect. If you wind up at one of their shows, not knowing what’s about to occur—then a couple of quick prayers should be in order. The Dillinger Escape Plans are headlining Chain Reaction on Monday, May 20 and you best believe […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
The Hives photos at House of Blues
The Hives at the House of Blues Anaheim – Photos & Show Review – Feb. 17, 2013

‘Wow’ is the first word that comes to mind when I think of the Hives. I first started listening to the band at a very young age and they were my very first concert. I remember seeing them back in 2008 at the Wiltern and was stuck sitting in the balcony. I remember, even though I […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Win Tickets to The Residents at the El Rey – Feb. 25, 2013

Regarded as icons in the world of experimental music, The Residents, celebrate 40 years with “The Wonder of Weird” tour at the El Rey on Monday, February 25. Their groundbreaking work in trance, world fusion, electronica, punk, industrial, and lounge music never fail to keep their audience guessing. They have gained a steady audience in […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
New politics at 987FM Studio
Win Tickets to New Politics at 987FM Studio – Feb. 21, 2013

All the way from Copenhagen, New Politics are bringing their high energy “yeah yeah yeah’s” (not to be confused with the band) to the 987FM studio in Burbank for a private show! Grimy Goods has your ticket into this exclusive event. Get ready to cuddle up on some plush pillows as these handsome alt-rockers sing […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Hot New Music: Feeding People – Island Universe – Album Review

You can’t really complain about the youth of today when they’re as badass as Feeding People. This So Cal band of merry youngsters was founded and fronted by 19-year-old Jessie Jones, and their sophomore album release Island Universe is a vigorous, sprinkled with psych, rock n’ roll revival to which I proudly proclaim, “amen!” A couple […]

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MIKA AT EL REY THEATRE MARCH
Ticket Presale: MIKA at El Rey Theatre – March 27, 2013

For all you sugary poptart lovers, multi-platinum pop-star MIKA returns to Los Angeles with a headlining show date at the El Rey Theatre on Wednesday, March 27. MIKA is touring in continuous support of his latest album, The Origin of Love, released on Island Records on October 8, 2012. Tickets to MIKA at the El Rey […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |