Monthly Archives: May 2015

Refused
Refused whips through The Observatory Santa Ana revealing new songs and classics

As part of their highly anticipated run of small club tour dates, Refused pummeled the Observatory in Santa Ana this past Monday, along with supporting acts White Lung and Turbo Negro. It was truly a perfect lineup of punk music. The influential Swedish hardcore punks made their triumphant return loud and clear. Touring in celebration […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Win Tickets to One Man Breaking Bad at the Roxy

Calling all meth heads Breaking Bad fans! The ultimate Breaking Bad parody is coming to the Roxy Theatre on Saturday, June 6th. L.A. based actor, Miles Allen brings to the stage a night of impersonations of all your favorite Breaking Bad characters in One Man Breaking Bad. Look out for his take on his favorite character, Jesse Pinkman. […]

More
Brissa Sanchez |
Beach House Band Photo
Beach House announce new album “Depression Cherry” with two LA shows at Fonda Theatre

Beach House (aka Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally) are back with a new album and tour! The dream-pop duo announced today that they will release their fifth full-length record, titled Depression Cherry, on August 28 via Subpop Records. The band has also revealed the cover art of the new album, and it comes in a […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
tallest-man-on-earth
Tallest Man on Earth serves up aural comfort food to fans at Observatory Santa Ana

The Tallest Man On Earth (aka Sweden’s Kristian Matsson) gave the Observatory in Santa a most delicious aural treat last Tuesday. Touring in support of his most personal record yet, the Tallest Man On Earth performed songs from his lush new album Dark Bird Is Home, as well as some classic favorites. Exciting fans with […]

More
Grimy Goods |
Sasquatch! 2015 roundup — the good, the bad, and the surprising

This past Memorial Day Weekend, I flew from Los Angeles to Seattle for my first ever Sasquatch! Music Festival at The Gorge. I found a ride and camp mates via a ride-sharing site and arrived Thursday mid-afternoon, with the music kicking off Friday and extending all the way through the Monday holiday. It was my first […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
bass drum of death
Watch Grimy TV’s festival mini documentary from Desert Daze 2015 feat. Dan Deacon, Warpaint, Deap Vally & more

Watch Grimy TV’s festival mini documentary from Desert Daze 2015! It was sweltering hot, it was dustier as hell, and it was absolutely glorious. This past May 2nd, about two and a half hours East of Los Angeles, deep into the desert of Mecca, California—the annual Desert Daze music festival was taking its course at the […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
twilight-concerts santa monica
Free Twilight Concerts at Santa Monic Pier to feature Ariel Pink, Jefferson Starship & more

As we weather through this May grey, there’s a bursting ray of light pummeling through Los Angeles this July. The Santa Monica Pier’s summer Twilight Concert Series has revealed their 2015 lineup. This year, music fans can look forward to a variety of genres: dance to the Latin rhythms of ¡Cubanismo! and the neo-funk of […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
neon indian
Stream Neon Indian’s new single “Annie”

After an almost four-year hiatus, Neon Indian (aka Alan Palomo) is back with a new 80s-electro track. Neon Indian has shared a flirty new song titled “Annie”. You can stream the song below and view the single’s artwork. In 2011, Neon Indian released his sophomore album Era Extraña. Almost four years later he’s sharing some […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
LA Mala Rodriguez
La Mala Rodríguez stings the El Rey with a powerful Spanish hip hop performance

Mala (Spanish for bad) Rodríguez (born Maria Rodríguez), belongs to a wave of female hip hop artists making noise world wide. Born in Cadiz, Spain, she is part of a generation that built their own identity rhyming about strength, social issues, rough lifestyle vs the money-making hip hop we get bombarded through the ole American mainstream. […]

More
FarahSosa |
Win Tickets to Scott Weiland and The Wildabouts at the El Rey Theatre

Former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman, Scott Weiland has announced a tour with his band The Wildabouts in support of their debut album, Blaster. Scott Weiland and The Wildabouts will headline the El Rey Theatre on Saturday, June 6th. Come on down to the show! You know you don’t want to miss out […]

More
Brissa Sanchez |