Monthly Archives: April 2015

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Watch Crocodiles’ new animated video for “Foolin’ Around”

San Diego’s Crocodiles have shared a creepy cool new animated video for their new song “Foolin’ Around”. Crocodiles have always been out-of-the-box with their music videos (remember that Goat video?). Off their forthcoming new album, Boys, Crocodiles took their catch psych pop track “Foolin’ Around” and created a Peanuts inspired animated video. Directed and animated […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Mumford & Sons to headline two night at The Forum — presale today

In celebration of their highly anticipated forthcoming third album, Wilder Mind, Mumford & Sons have announced a headlining Los Angeles performance at The Forum. Mumford & Sons will play two nights at The Forum on Monday, August 17 and Tuesday, August 18. Due to high demand, the band added a second night on top of […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Win Tickets to Dan Deacon at The Echoplex

Electronic artist Dan Deacon knows how to make ridiculously fun, dance-inducing music as evidenced by the last time we caught him live, opening for Arcade Fire. Deacon is currently touring in support of his new album Gliss Riffer (Domino Records). Don’t miss your chance to join in on the fun and hear the new tunes live at The […]

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Win Tickets to The Soft Moon at The Roxy

Photo Credit: Andrei Musat  Haunting, eerie and captivating are just a few words that come to mind and which barely begin to describe the post-punk leanings of The Soft Moon aka the dark musical genius of Luis Vasquez. The Soft Moon is taking his unique sound to the stage, touring in support of his 2015 album […]

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Alabama Shakes give special intimate performance at Apogee Studios

Just a few days removed from their second of two tremendous sunset Coachella sets, the soulful Alabama Shakes performed a much more intimate — and just as affecting — set at Apogee Studios yesterday in Santa Monica. I myself had just returned from my second weekend in the desert, and anyone who has been to Coachella […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Win Tickets to The Orb at the El Rey Theatre

Kicking off their Spring U.S tour next week is the London ambient house group, The Orb. Known for emerging out of the 1980s ambient and electronic scene, The Orb has come far in releasing a total of 14 albums, with plans to release yet another this summer. The new album titled, Moonbuilding 2703 AD features four […]

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The Best Concerts in Los Angeles feat. Mos Def, Faith No More, FUZZ and more

Coachella has come to an end, and we have a mellow week of show ahead of us. And by mellow, I mean not as jam-packed as the past two weeks! That shit was nuts! This week we have old school punks Dead Milkmen coming through, along with new punk acts such as FUZZ and The […]

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Charles Bradley shines with all things love, passion and soul at The Roxy

The screaming eagle of soul, the man with more heart and soul than anyone on the planet, the one-and-only, Charles Bradley dazzled fans at The Roxy this past Friday. With so much love and passion, Charles enamoured the crowd with his every word and expression. If you have yet to see the great Charles Bradley […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Toro y Moi take fans on a transcending musical journey at Fonda Theatre

Truth be told, I was a bit worried going into Thursday night’s Toro Y Moi show at The Fonda. Based off of some negative reviews of their Coachella performance last weekend, I was anticipating a slightly boring and uninspired show. Thank Baby Jesus, Chaz and crew did not disappoint! Alternating between keys and guitar, Chaz led […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Bad Religion, OFF! and The Interrupters annihilate Fonda Theatre

Man it has been nearly 20 years since I saw Bad Religion. The last show I saw them was when they opened for Blink 182, which I really thought was weird given that it was mother fuckin’ Bad Religion. Anyway that is beside the point. They were the headliners this past Friday at the Fonda Theatre and […]

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Wes Marsala |