Monthly Archives: January 2016

Gaslamp Killer
Sonos Studio says goodbye with killer blowout headlined by Gaslamp Killer

Last Friday, Sonos Studio in Los Angeles had one last party before closing their doors. Performing on the evening were Gaslamp Killer, YACHT, Daedelus DJ sets that were preceded by a set from Warpaint bassist Jennylee. Jennylee played from her debut album Right On right as the show began at 8 PM. People packed the […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
At The Drive-In add second Los Angeles date at Hollywood Palladium WITH Le Butcherettes

At The Drive-In have added a second Los Angeles date at the Hollywood Palladium! If you didn’t score tickets to their March 23rd Fonda Theatre gig, you’re in luck! At The Drive-in will now headline a second LA date at the Hollywood Palladium on Wednesday, June 1st!  To top it all off, Le Butcherettes will […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Golden voice coachella sideshows 2016
First wave of Goldenvoice’s extensive lineup of Coachella sideshows on sale

Who needs the massive crowds of Coachella when you can see just about all your favorite acts at small venues in and around Los Angeles! Goldenvoice has revealed their extensive lineup of Coachella sideshows happening in and around Los Angeles. The firs wave of Coachella sideshows go on sale today at 12pm (some have already […]

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Best Coast
Best Coast offers up surreal cover of Nirvana’s “Dumb”

Jangle-pop sweethearts Best Coast might still be riding the high from the release of last year’s California Nights, but Bethany Cosentino and Bob Bruno have been anything but inactive in the interim since. After a pretty short break, the duo are slated to head back on the road with their friends Wavves for a co-headlining tour, as […]

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ARCADE FIRE
Portugal’s NOS Alive dazzles with Radiohead and Arcade Fire as dual headliners

One of the most beautiful countries in Europe is about to look a lot more appealing for those seeking a travel destination this summer. NOS Alive, Portugal’s premiere music festival, just made its second lineup announcement–and you might want to be sitting down when you read it. Both Radiohead and Arcade Fire, arguably (but not […]

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Futurebirds
Futurebirds belt The Echo with high-quality country-rock

Wednesday night, Athens, Georgia’s Futurebirds brought their brand of country-rock to The Echo. Playing mostly songs from their 2015 record Hotel Parties, though the venue wasn’t sold out, it was filled with fans passionate for their tunes. One interesting thing I found while watching this band is how they alternate vocals between their three main […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |