Monthly Archives: October 2014

Win Tickets to Fool’s Gold Day Off with A-Trak, Danny Brown & More at Shrine Expo Hall

A-Trak Los Angeles – are you ready to dance ’til you drop?! There will be sick hip-hop beats and electronic fueled booty shaking when Fool’s Gold Records‘ aptly titled, Fool’s Gold Day Off, all day rager keeps things wild n’ crazy at The Shrine Expo Hall on Sunday, October 12th. Fool’s Gold founder and massive […]

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King Khan & BBQ Show drip a rock ‘n’ roll sex sauce all over the El Rey Theatre

UPDATE: There are no photos of BBQ (Mark Sultan) because our photographer nearly got trampled to death after being pulled by her hair into the pit, chunks flying out and just about had her camera broken. She bailed asap! There was surprisingly no photo pit at this show.  Arish Ahmad Khan (King Khan) is one of the […]

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Win Tickets to Ex Hex with Speedy Ortiz at The Echo

Mary Timony’s new, all female power trio, Ex Hex is ready to tear it up at The Echo on Sunday, October 12th. We were so psyched about the new band that we ran a Hot Band Alert Interview Feature on them just a few months ago. Now Ex Hex is touring in support of their […]

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The Julie Ruin announce free show and Q&A with Kathleen Hanna at USC’s Ray Stark Family Theatre

Get stoked fans of Kathleen Hanna, The Julie Ruin and Bikini Kill! The Julie Ruin have announced a free concert on Monday, Nov. 3rd at The Ray Stark Family Theatre on the USC Campus. It’s going to be a rrriotously entertaining, politically provocative and infectiously danceable evening featuring punk-feminist icon Kathleen Hanna and her latest […]

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Belle and Sebastian deliver a nostalgic performance for hopeless romantics at the Theatre at Ace

Longtime fans of the Glasgow indie pop outfit, Belle and Sebastian got to relive their young hopeless romantic days this past Monday, as Belle and Sebastian celebrated night one of their double-header at The Theatre At Ace. The last time I had attended a concert at the Ace was a few months ago for Nick […]

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Win Tickets to The Bluegrass Situation with Carolina Chocolate Drops & More at The Theatre at Ace Hotel

Carolina Chocolate Drops – Photo by Michael Wilson The Bluegrass Situation is scheduled to present a spectacular two day festival, scheduled for Friday, October 10th and Saturday, October 11th at The Theatre at the Ace Hotel. Friday’s lineup boasts performances from Carolina Chocolate Drops, Josh Ritter and Willie Watson.  Saturday’s lineup features Lord Huron, Blind Pilot, […]

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Win Tickets to Fink at the El Rey Theatre

The Bristol-based singer, songwriter, producer, guitarist, and DJ (he has a jam-packed resume!) Fink, will headline the El Rey Theatre on Saturday, October 11th! Fink is not only comprised by the frontman Fin Greenall, but Guy Whittaker (bass) and Tim Thorton (drums). The trio first gained recognition in 2007 with the single “This Is the […]

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Lorde shows tremendous growth at Greek Theatre delivering spectacular performance

A few songs in front of her headlining set at The Greek Theatre on Monday night, teenaged sensation Lorde acknowledged that the last time she played Los Angeles “proper”, she was at The Belasco and The Echoplex, just a little more than a year ago. There was no better way to note how far she’d […]

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Win Tickets to Peaking Lights with Animal Collective DJ set at Los Globos

The husband and wife duo, Peaking Lights are bringing a party to Los Angeles on Saturday, October 11th at Los Globos! The show will be held as part of the duo’s newest record release, Cosmic Logic. Also on the bill is Animal Collective with a DJ Set, the dance-pop artist Nite Jewel, the West African artist Awesome […]

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An Interview with Dan Boeckner: From cooking for a living to endless tour life

Photo by Shervin Lainez / Interview Feature by Ziv Biton Dan Boeckner has had a prolific career to say the least. In the last 14 years he has released 13 albums from five different bands. His work with Wolf Parade, Handsome Furs and Divine Fits has taken him all over the festival circuit twice over. […]

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