Monthly Archives: April 2015

Win Tickets to Action Bronson at the Belasco Theater

Photo Credit: Terry Richardson Hailing from Queens, NY, the talented Action Bronson is a jack of all trades – rapper, comedian, food show host. Action Bronson flexes some serious lyrical muscle when it comes to hip-hop and displays evident skills on tracks like “Terry” and “Easy Rider” off his new album Mr. Wonderful (VICE/Atlantic), which […]

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Drive Like Jehu thrash the Glass House like it’s 1994

Last night, Drive Like Jehu performed their highly awaited Los Angeles reunion show at The Glass House in Pomona. Drive Like Jehu reunited late last year with a reunion show at the Spreckels Organ Pavillon in Balboa Park — 19 years after Jehu’s disbanded. The reunion show was a success and naturally, left Jehu fans from all over the […]

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12 Coachella Acts You Must Experience at Sunset — music to fit your mood

There’s few things better than a sunset on the Polo Fields during Coachella. Depending on what sort of mood you’re in, any number of choices at the moment the sun begins to fade could be the right one for you. This guide goes over what might be the best fit for whatever you’re feeling at the […]

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Tame Impala unleash a rainbow of sounds at Fox Theater Pomona

It’s Coachella week, and as part of Goldenvoice’s massive roll-out of Coachella sideshows, Tame Impala came to the Fox Theater Pomona last night to showcase their latest music. The Aussie psych rockers debuted two new song last night. Both “‘Cause I’m a Man” and “Let It Happen” were recently shared on Grimy Goods as Tame […]

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Win Tickets to Ratatat at the Fox Theater Pomona

NYC experimental alt-rock duo Ratatat, aka Mike Stroud and Evan Mast, are touring this Spring with a handful of US Tour dates and a much anticipated Coachella performance. However, if you’re not going to Coachella, don’t worry, because Ratatat are also headlining the Fox Theater Pomona on Wednesday, April 15th. Rumor has it that their forthcoming […]

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What Makes This Festival Stand Out From the Rest: Desert Hearts

When we first pulled into the forest the conglomeration of camps sprawled under and around trees brought to mind Tohu Wa-bohu.  But, far from being a mess, this primordial condition was one of the most relieving aspects of the weekend. You could camp pretty much wherever you wanted. You could wear anything, you could be […]

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Win Tickets to Stromae at Club Nokia

Belgian singer-songwriter Stromae aka Paul Van Haver is a modern musical maestro whose influences come from both hip-hop and electronic genres, paired with the insightful lyrical tackling of tough topics such as personal and social struggles. He had breakout hits in Europe with his debut full-length Cheese and popular sophomore release Racine Carrée. Before he […]

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Coachella 2015 set times announced for weekend 1

Coachella 2015 set times for weekend one are now available! Take a look below! We hope you don’t have to endure too many show collisions. And if so, put on those running shoes because you’re going to have a lot of festival grounds to cover. Enjoy the ride! Coachella Weekend 1 Set Times for Friday, […]

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The 20 Best Female Drummers — by all means, badass

*We’re updating this very popular post for 2019 and including 30 more female drummers! This will round out the list to 50 of the best female drummers. We’d love your input. Leave a comment with your favorite female drummer!  Despite being the very backbone of bands, with their presence felt, literally, in every beat —drummers […]

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Tobias Jesso Jr. charms a sold out Echo with piano magic and style

Saturday, burgeoning songwriter Tobias Jesso Jr. played a magnificent, but brief sold-out set at The Echo. With a start time on the early side at 7:30 PM, Jesso’s hour-long set served as a tasty appetizer for most people’s nights out. Showing a bit of greenness at live performing, Jesso’s banter was  bit on the awkward but […]

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