Monthly Archives: February 2014

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Trentemøller back in L.A. with a Fonda Theatre performance

Danish electronic music producer and multi-instrumentalist, Trentemøller is making his return to Los Angeles as part of the first leg of his Lost tour. Lost is Trentemøller’s third album which was just released this past year. Trentemøller will headline the Fonda Theatre on Saturday April 5, 2014. Most recently, Trentemøller was handpicked to open for Depeche Mode […]

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The lovely sisters of First Aid Kit book a show at El Rey Theatre

The lovely sisters of First Aid Kit are taking off on a tour of the US and Canada to display those gorgeous pipes loud and proud for all to hear. First Aid Kid will headline the El Rey Theatre on Wednesday May 28th with support from Willy Mason. We last caught First Aid Kit this […]

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Stream Pharrell's New Album G I R L
Album Preview: Stream Pharrell’s New Album G I R L

Now that the GRAMMYS are over and we’re pretty much done making fun of Pharrell’s Arbys-esque Canadian mounty hat, we can focus on some more positive things such as Pharrell’s new album. After swooping up more GRAMMYS than he can count, and announcing a headlining date at the Hollywood Bowl this May, Pharrell has now […]

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Win Tickets to Angel Olsen at the Echoplex

We reviewed her album just last week, and now we’re giving away a pair of tickets to Angel Olsen‘s headlining show at the Echoplex on Sunday, March 2.  The singer-songwriter began her career as a backup singer for Bonnie “Prince” Billy’s band, as well as the musician Emmett Kelly and his band, The Cairo Gang. There […]

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Photos: Cibo Matto thrill El Rey Theatre with a vivid performance in celebration of Hotel Valentine

Many of us still remember when the Tokyo / New York duo Cibo Matto were strongly hitting the airwaves back in the 90s with the now classics Viva! La Woman and Stereo Type A.  More then a decade of hiatus has passed and now Yuka Honda and vocalist, Miho Hatori have returned after experimenting with solo projects and collaborating […]

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Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton: An Interview with Peanut Butter Wolf

by Jane Dubz Heads up, Los Angeles. You’re in for a treat. This month, the people over at Los Angeles-based indie hip hop label, Stones Throw Records, will be showcasing their feature-length documentary titled Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton. Packed with archival footage, rarely seen video, and interviews with Stones Throw artists, friends, and the […]

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Win Tickets to Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. at the El Rey

Not to be confused with the NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt, nor his son Dale Earnhardt Jr., El Rey Theatre will be presenting Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. on Friday, February 28. The indie pop band from Detroit began stirring things up in the music world with their dancy tunes and the amount of EPs they released. […]

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Sharon Van Etten returns to Los Angeles with a show at El Rey Theatre

Now this is the kind of show announcement that makes our day. Sharon Van Etten will headline the El Rey Theatre on Saturday, June 28th. If you’re not familiar with the the Brooklyn singer-songwriter, we highly recommend you get acquainted with her beautiful and heartfelt music. Her 2010 release, Epic, is still to this date […]

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Die Antwoord to headline the Fonda Theatre this May

Just when you were asking yourself, when are those weird and freaky lookin’ rap creatures known as Die Antwoord coming back to Los Angeles, you get the answer to exactly what you were pondering. South Africa’s Die Antwoord will headline the Fonda Theatre on Thursday, May 29th as part of the first leg of their […]

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Neil Young adds a fourth and final concert date at Dolby Theatre Hollywood

UPDATE Feb. 27th 9:30am: To access today’s presale for Neil Young tickets at the Dolby, please use the following password: EARLYBIRD. CLICK HERE FOR PRESALE TICKETS TO NEIL YOUNG AT THE DOLBY THEATRE! Holy smokes! We didn’t see this one coming. Neil Young has added a fourth and final performance date at the Dolby Theatre […]

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