Monthly Archives: August 2013

Win Tickets to Austra at the Echoplex – Sept.9

We announced their performance at the Echoplex earlier this year with anticipation, and now we’re giving away a couple pairs of tickets to go see Austra on Monday, September 9! The electronic powerhouse group released their sophomore album Olympia this year in June, receiving positive reviews. They also released a new music video for their song “Painful […]

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Just Announced: Blitzen Trapper at the Troubadour — Nov. 6

Portland’s Blitzen Trapper are back in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Nov. 6 for a headlining show date at the Troubadour! Rolling out them vibrant Pacific NorthWest vibes, Blitzen Trapper are touring in support of their new album, VII, which will be available on September 30th. You can listen to their new song, “Ever Loved Once” […]

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Stream Nine Inch Nails’ New Album, Hesitation Marks

Yesterday, Nine Inch Nails announced a very intimate Los Angeles show date at the Troubadour, in celebration of their heavily-anticipated new album, Hesitation Marks, out September 3 via Columbia. The past month, Nine Inch Nails have teased fans by revealing a set on new songs — “Find My Way”, “Copy of A”, “Everything”, “Came Back Haunted” […]

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FYF Fest 2013 Photos & Review with My Bloody Valentine, Les Savy Fav and More!

Um, don’t know if you heard, but My Bloody Valentine crushed FYF Fest! Take that literally! As the headlining set and festival closer of the 10th anniversary of FYF Fest, My Bloody Valentine was so thunderous, that they blew out the sound system at the Carrie stage, not once — not twice — but three […]

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Just Announced: Nine Inch Nails at the Troubadour – Sept. 3

Nine Inch Nails at Outside Lands – Photo: Will Tee Yang UPDATED 8/29/13 10:30am: Nine Inch Nails at the Troubadour on Sept. 3! Yep, you read that correctly Nine Inch Nails just announced via their Twitter that they will play a very special and intimate show at the Troubadour on Tuesday, Sept. 3! As of […]

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Photos and Review: FYF Fest 2013 (Day One)

It was a gorgeous and piping hot afternoon yesterday in downtown Los Angeles as the 10th annual FYF Fest 2013 kicked off in the Los Angeles State Historic Park. With this year’s stages cleverly named after the main characters of Sex & the City, the festival boasted 29 incredible acts and a comedy stage. Although the number of performances were decreased from year’s […]

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Photos and Review: First City Festival (Day One)

Eli “Paperboy” Reed As the earliest birds, we rose and shined to welcome First City Festival as the festival made its flashy debut in Monterey to showcase some of the most talented bands of our time. As we made our way in we rushed to the Cypress Stage to catch a glimpse of Eli “Paperboy” Reed […]

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Photos: The Breeders at El Rey Theatre – Aug. 23

They’re baaaaaaack! The Breeders headlined a sold-out show at the El Rey Theatre last night in preparation for their spot today at FYF! Last night’s reunited line-up featured the ever-so-amazing (and badass) Kim Deal, along with Kelley Deal, Jim Macpherson, and Josephine Wiggs. In celebration of their 20th anniversary reissue, Last Splash, the Breeders played the entire 90s gem from start-to-finish. From […]

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Win Tickets to Tobacco at The Echo

When he’s not busy fronting Black Moth Super Rainbow, Thomas Fec spearheads his solo alt-electronic project with echoes of hip-hop, Tobacco.  He’ll be touching down in L.A. for a not to be missed show at the Echo on Monday, September 9.  His newest EP release, Lipstick Destroyer, is out now on Volcom but you can trip out […]

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Win Tickets to Broncho at The Echo

Oklahoma trio Broncho throwback to the 1970s punk rock hey day, with some garage pop flair and a whole lot of energy that will have you shakin’ in your boots when they headline The Echo on Saturday, September 7.  Their debut album Can’t Get Past the Lips is out now, but don’t just listen to […]

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