Monthly Archives: September 2013

Grimy T.V. Interview with Rainbow Jackson
Grimy T.V. Interview with Rainbow Jackson

Our special guest host, Al Scott of the Dead Ships is back again to host another segment of Grimy T.V. This time he gets down and dirty, (and we mean dirty) with fellow Echo Park rockers, Rainbow Jackson. All we can say about this interview (aside from the great looking men in it) is that […]

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Get Your Fall Footwear Ready and Win a Pair of SUPRAS!

Whether you like it or not, the Fall season is upon us and it’s time to bid farewell to summer. With a new season comes a new wardrobe and we want to help you out with that. Our friends at SUPRA have hooked us up with a couple pairs of gift cards to get the […]

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New Album Streams: Mazzy Star, Naked & Famous, Trentemøller, Crystal Stilts & More!

You mind as well try-it-before-you-buy-it! Every week some of your favorite artists release their entire new albums for fans to preview before their release dates. This week we’ve gathered a list of our favorite albums streams found across the interwebs. From the shoegaze vibes of Mazzy Star and the punk riffs of Yuppies, to the […]

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Photos & Review: Laura Mvula at El Rey Theatre

Graceful, endearing, and beautiful are just a few words to describe Laura Mvula‘s show this past Tuesday at the El Rey Theatre. Since the very first moment, the British songbird has captivated crowds with her amazing voice and charm. At her El Rey show, her personal life stories created such rich lyrics that they mesmerized the crowd […]

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Win Tickets to the Naked and Famous at The Wiltern – Sept. 27

The five piece New Zealand band, The Naked and Famous are back with a sophomore album debuting this week titled, In Rolling Waves. Their last album featuring their hit song, “Young Blood” captured many with its description of being a teenager, and vocalist Alisa Xayalith passionately shouting “Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah!”. Only a few songs have been […]

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Free Hollywood Blvd Concert: Paul McCartney and Justin Timberlake!

As the the  Kaiser Chiefs song goes, “I predict a riot, I predict a riot …” Two of the most recognized names in the world are shutting down Hollywood Boulevard next week to celebrate the new season of Jimmy Kimmel. And no, this is not another prank from the video prankster himself (Jimmy Kimmel). Next Monday, September […]

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Photos & Show Review: King Krule at the Echo – Sept. 17, 2013

Have you ever heard the term “red-headed stepchild”? If you haven’t, maybe you should check out M.I.A.’s “Born Free” music video to catch my drift. Last night at the Echo, King Krule squashed that phrase like a stank cockroach running around the streets of Thai Town. King Krule is the King Cool of gingers. At […]

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Just Announced: NONONO at the Echo – Oct. 25

All the way from Stockholm, Sweden — NONONO are headed to Echo Park for a headlining spot at the Echo on Thursday, Oct. 25! Who is NONONO you ask? Well for starters, scroll down to listen to their anthemic hit song “Pumpin Blood.” If you thought Peter Bjorn & John’s “Young Folks” was the ultimate whistle-along-song, […]

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Win Tickets to Gary Clark Jr. at The Wiltern!

Woooeee! Get ready to have your mindgrapes blown because guitarist, singer/songwriter maestro Gary Clark Jr is on tour now, with a highly anticipated headlining show at the Wiltern on Thursday, September 26.  We caught Gary Clark Jr.’s sold out show at the Troubadour back in November and we were nothing short of amazed (click here […]

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New Music Video: MGMT – Cool Song No. 2

Today, MGMT have released their heavily anticipated self-titled album. The new album proceeds their sophomore effort, Congratulations, which was released in 2010. To celebrate their new album, MGMT have shared a new music video for their song “Cool Cog No. 2,” which as you can imagine by its meta track title, it is indeed the […]

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