Monthly Archives: May 2014

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Rodrigo y Gabriela smolder the Hollywood Palladium with a proper guitar slaying

Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero, best known as Rodrigo y Gabriela, put on an smoldering performance last night at The Hollywood Palladium. With healthy lines going around the block of the Palladium, eager fans excitedly waited hours ahead of set time just to grab the perfect spot. From the moment Rodrigo y Gabriela set their feet on the […]

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Win Tickets to James Blunt at the Belasco

The British singer-songwriter, James Blunt, first captured our hearts with the romantic ballad,”You’re Beautiful” and the heartbreaking “Goodbbye My Lover”. Last year, he released his fourth album titled, Moon Landing, from which the single, “Heart to Heart” rose from. James Blunt will be headlining a show at the Belasco on Monday, May 19th. Supporting act will […]

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Hot New Music: Stream Sean Nicholas Savage’s new album, Bermuda Waterfall

You gotta love white boy R&B, and Sean Nicholas Savage is one smooth Canadian singer and ballad composer that seriously has it going on. His poetic slow jams are the kind of tunes that make babies (if you know what I mean). Following his 2013 release, Other Life, Savage is ready to drop his new […]

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Jenny Lewis takes fans on emotional roller coaster at The Roxy

Tuesday night, Jenny Lewis debuted her new band at an intimate show at The Roxy in West Hollywood as she begins playing new songs from her forthcoming album, The Voyager. Lewis took longtime fans of hers on an emotional roller coaster, mixing in new songs with songs from her days as the front woman of Rilo […]

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Video: Obsessed fan knocks Morrissey over at San Jose concert

It looks like some idiotic and obsessed fan knocked Morrissey over last night at the San Jose City National Civic theater. Considering this was the opening night of Morrissey’s North American tour, let’s hope Mr. pissy pants doesn’t cancel his tour early since we all know he’s notorious for doing so, not to mention, the great […]

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Make Music Pasadena 2014 line-up: Surfer Blood, Yuna, Tennis & more

Robert DeLong at Make Music Pasadena 2013 — Photo by Ryan Bussard Make Music Pasadena has revealed their 2014 line-up and it’s looking real good! The 7th annual festival will take place on Saturday, June 7th throughout Old Town Pasadena and will feature 150 bands/artists. It’s an all day Fête de la Musique-like event and will run […]

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Budos Band are back in L.A. with a show at the Echoplex

As part of their 2014 summer tour dates, the Budos Band are leaving Staten Island and making their way to Los Angeles for a headlining show date at the Echoplex. Its been a couple years since we last caught the Budos Band with their prior L.A. show at the Echoplex in 2011 (check out photos), […]

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Dead Sara made a ferocious return to the stage last night at the Echo

Dead Sara Los Angeles’ hard rock warriors, Dead Sara have made a monumental return to the stage after taking some time off to work on recording their sophomore album. Last night’s sold-out show at The Echo was their first official show of 2014, and boy was it memorable! Upon walking into the venue (which by the […]

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Win Tickets to Big Freedia at the Echoplex

Rescheduling her April Echoplex date to this Friday, May 9th, the Bounce music extraordinaire, Big Freedia is back and ready to give you some serious NOLA lovin’! Emerging from New Orleans, Big Freedia became the catalyst for popularizing bounce music from the ’90s until now. The best thing about a Big Freedia show is that everyone […]

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Stream the Pains of Being Pure at Heart’s new album, Days of Abandon

Photo credit: Shervin Lainez The Pains of Being Pure at Heart have shared their new album, Days of Abandon as a full album stream an entire week before its May 13th Yebo release date. This is the Pains’ third studio album, and the follow-up to 2011’s Belong. Produced by Andy Savours (My Bloody Valentine, Patrick […]

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