Monthly Archives: December 2014

Indigo Music Festival Complete Lineup Announced: The Melvins, Deafheaven, Blonde Redhead & More!

The Observatory in Santa Ana is scheduled to host the Indigo Music Festival and they’ve announced the complete lineup for its 2015 dates – Saturday, January 31st and Sunday, February 1st. This year’s two-day music fest will be headlined by The Melvins, Deafheaven, and Blonde Redhead on Day 1 and Rocket From the Crypt, The Black Angels and Converge on […]

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The Aggrolites and Boogaloo Assassins Spark Up Explosive Grooves at The Echo

If you wanted a place to escape the cold on a Saturday night with the raddest West Coasters in town The Echo had it all for you. With a packed house, lines since doors opened and an eager crowd waiting for the bands to tear it up, The Echo welcomed The Aggrolites and Boogaloo Assassins for […]

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Win Tickets to The Jayhawks at The Fonda Theatre

Coming to the Fonda Theatre on Saturday, January 10th will be the five-piece country band, The Jayhawks! Since the band began in 1985, they’ve released eight albums over the years, taken a hiatus and saw the disbanding of original members Mark Olson and Norm Rogers. However, that has not stopped them from continuing to rock 2015 with […]

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Brissa Sanchez |
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The Best Concerts in Los Angeles – December 29 – January 4

With 2014 almost over and 2015 just around the corner, what better way to go out with a bang and usher in the New Year with some killer live music! You can sing along with top-notch locals or fist-pump with EDM heavyweights or even wild out with hip-hop upstarts. There is no shortage this week of […]

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Year In Review: Grimy Goods Best of 2014

In cased you missed our numerous best of 2014 lists published this past month, we’ve nestled them all in one spot so you can take a look at the music we dug most this year. From our favorite albums of the year, to a stunning collection of our best concert photography, while you’re maxing out […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Hot Band Alert: King Callis and Black Peace Invite You To Brunch

King Callis is the most notable member of North Carolina’s small Black Peace artist collective. On his lush debut mixtape Brunch (Food For Thought) he establishes the crew as a serious musical force, one with a keen ear for production and a palpable hunger for success. Throughout the tape, Callis’ beats are front and center; […]

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The 5 Best Los Angeles Bars to Celebrate New Year’s Eve

The pressure is often high to go all out on New Year’s Eve but sometimes hitting the over-packed clubs and subsequently long ass restroom lines, only to be confronted by a room full of douche bags trying to get laid is over-rated. Not to mention the alcohol price-gauging that often happens at these supposed hot, […]

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Brian Setzer Orchestra serve up the rock ‘n’ roll holiday spirit at Nokia Theatre

The Brian Setzer Orchestra put on a very festive show this past Sunday at the Nokia Theater in Downtown Los Angeles. Boasting a variety of holiday, swing and classic covers, people of all ages came to see the spectacle. From the adorable toddler in the audience, (yes she had ear protection on) all the way […]

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Win a Sub Pop Swag Bag of musical treats!

Homegrown in Seattle, Washington, Sub Pop was the record label of the 1980s that had the opportunity to sign uprising grunge bands like Nirvana, Mudhoney, and Soundgarden, respectively. After nearly 30 years, the label is still involved in helping artists push out their music to the world. Currently, Sub Pop is working with several contemporary acts including […]

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Brissa Sanchez |
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Win Tickets to Tyler, The Creator’s New Year’s Eve at Club Nokia

If you’re looking for a downright memorable New Year’s Eve, look no further! Hip-hop upstart Tyler, The Creator, of Odd Future fame, is paving the way for a new generation of hip-hop heads and teenage rebels with his chaotic, wildly experimental, explosive and ever-engaging performances that will be sure to blow your damn mindgrapes. Tyler, […]

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