Monthly Archives: February 2014

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Watch Gardens & Villa’s new music video for “Bullet Train”

Santa Barbara’s Gardens & Villa just released their sophomore album Dunes, last week via Secretly Canadian. With addictive melodies, cunning bass lines and those charming vocals the handsome boys are known for — Gardens & Villa are sure to win hearts with this bright and sunny album that was produced in the snowy tundra of […]

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Win Tickets to Thao & the Get Down Stay Down at El Rey Theatre

Thao Nguyen, the woman behind Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, starting playing music at a ripe age of 12. Her life consists of touring and making critically acclaimed album after another. It was in San Francisco where she formed the folk-alternative band, Thao & the Get Down Stay Down and it was smooth […]

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Los Angeles Concerts Calendar: Feb. 10 – 16, 2014

A Million Billion Dying Suns — Photo by Casey Lewis for Grimy Goods Alright, lovers — it’s Valentine’s week! And while there’s a ton of great shows on Valentine’s Day (click here for our V-day concert feature, there’s also a hefty selection of concerts going on throughout the week such as: Band of Horses, A […]

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Photos: Crystal Antlers with the Lovely Bad Things at Bootleg Theater

This past Friday was a night full of some pretty kick-ass shows in Los Angeles. Among the list of greats were local shredders, the Crystal Antlers with the Lovely Bad Things at the Bootleg. Hot off the grind from the release of their new album, Nothing Is Real, the Crystal Antlers celebrated their new release with a […]

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The Best Valentine’s Day Concerts in Los Angeles

Spiritualized — Photo by Will Tee Yang for Grimy Goods Are you asking yourself, “what should I do for Valentines Day in Los Angeles?” As if you didn’t already know, our fine city of Angels hosts some of the best nightlife the world. From a plethora of concerts to choose from on the daily, why […]

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Recommended New Album Streams: Temples, Fanfarlo, Py Py & more

This week’s Friday round up of albums streams are pretty damn good. From ’76 punk-inspired tunes and fantasy-like electro folk, to British invasion psych pop and more — all the albums below are worth a listen. Stream our recommended new albums stream before their release dates featuring Temples, Fanfarlo, Py Py, the Casket Girls and […]

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Win Tickets to Biffy Clryo at the El Rey Theatre

No plans on Valentine Day? Join us at the El Rey on Friday, February 14. Biffy Clryo, a three piece alternative rock band headlines the stage. Their songs are full of dynamics; they range from a whisper of the pick, to a huge wall of noise with massive distortion and crashing drums. Plus, you can’t […]

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Broken Bells to headline Humphreys Concerts by the Bay in San Diego

Broken Bells have a headlining show date scheduled for Wednesday, April 16 at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay in sunny San Diego. The band has scheduled this anticipated performance around their Coachella dates, so if you’re not going to Coachella, we highly recommend you attend Broken Bells at Humphreys! For more Broken Bells tour dates, […]

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Boys Noize Invade Los Angeles with shows at El Rey Theatre and Glass House,

This week Boys Noize (Alexander Ridha) released Out Of The Black – The Remixes (stream the album below), including unreleased remixes from Audion (Matthew Dear), Oliver, Jimmy Edgar, Housemeister and MMM in addition to BOYS NOIZE DJ-edits. This March, Boys Noize will invade Los Angeles with four uniquely curated events including two headlining show dates […]

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Jorge Elbrose (Ariel Pink & Jorge Elbrecht) Share New Video for “Called To Ring”

Jorge Elbrose, a collaboration between Ariel Pink and Jorge Elbrecht, have released a hazy and entrancing new video for their gorgeous shoegaze number, “Called To Ring.” The experimental rock track is off the Mexican Summer: Five Years commemorative book, and the track is exclusively available on the book’s 10″, which feature other collaborations between Autre […]

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