Monthly Archives: January 2016

At The Drive In Fond Theatre
At The Drive-In announce world tour with LA date at Fonda Theatre — expect new music

This is probably the best news we’ve heard all week: At The Drive-In have announced a world tour, including a Los Angeles date! The band will kick off their massive tour in L.A. with a headlining show date on Wednesday, March 23 at the Fonda Theatre in Hollywood. To top it all off, unlike their 2012 […]

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Cage The Elephant
Cage the Elephant inspires madness at iHeartRadio Theater LA

I’ve seen a number of shows at the awesome iHeartRadio Theater LA in Burbank, but none of them matched the intensity of Cage the Elephant’s performance Wednesday night. While most crowds are somewhat subdued for these intimate performances, the crowd for Cage the Elephant was raucous from the get-go. Wearing a black blazer, singer Matt […]

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The Neighbourhood band
Win Tickets to The Neighbourhood at the Fox Theater Pomona

The Neighbourhood are at it again, this time headlining a SOLD OUT show at the Fox Theater Pomona on Friday, February 5th. The five-piece band has been on an extensive U.S. tour in support of their second album, Wiped Out!, released last year via Columbia Records. Grimy Goods had the opportunity to give out tickets to […]

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OFF! BAND
Alex’s Bar celebrates Sweet 16 with OFF!, Kim & The Created, The Drips and more

Long Beach punk and rock ‘n’ roll staple, Alex’s Bar is celebrating their sweet 16! The venue will celebrate its 16 years on Friday, January 29 and Saturday, January 30. Naturally, they have a lineup of killer bands set to make your shake, rattle and roll. OFF! will shred both nights as the celebratory headliner. […]

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Haelos
Must-See Coachella Undercard: HÆLOS — dark, sexy electro pop that will give you release

While marveling at this year’s Coachella lineup, you may have noticed an influx of undercard acts; bands that you’ve never even heard of. True to Cochella’s old form, where the festival was once all about music discovery and showcasing lesser known acts, we’re really excited about the acts placed on the Coachella flyer where you […]

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hangout fest photos
The Weeknd, Florence + The Machine, Cage the Elephant among chief Hangout Fest acts

Among the dozen or so festivals I covered for Grimy Goods in 2015, the beach-side Hangout Fest stood out as easily the most unique and definitely one of the most memorable of the bunch. When Beck’s fest-closing set ended last year, I was already making plans to come back in 2016. Headlining the 2016 edition […]

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Wax Witches
New Music: Wax Witches share new single “Habit”

Australia’s Wax Witches are back with a new album titled Memory Painting. As the solo project of Bleeding Knees Club frontman, Alex Wall, the snotty-sounding frontman has shared a new single titled “Habit”. The single comes from Wax Witches’ third album, Memory Painting which is due March 18 via Burger Records. Not quite as bratty […]

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grimes
Grimes to headline Shrine Expo Hall this April — watch new video for “Kill V. Maim”

The multi-faceted and extremely talented Grimes is set to headline the Shrine Expo Hall on April 21st as part of Coachella’s annual series of side-shows. The show has been titled as Grimes presents “March of the Pugs” An intimate evening with Christine and the Queens & Tei Shi. Closing out a successful 2015 with the release […]

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Ty Segall & The Muggers
Ty Segall Goes Back to the Womb Saturday Night at the Teragram Ballroom

How many times has Ty Segall reinvented himself? This is a man who can churn out albums like no one I’ve seen before, and every time it’s a new experience altogether. His band always varies, and with his newest album Emotional Mugger out now, he has embarked on his tour with “The Muggers.” Charles Moothart, […]

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Baio artist
Win Tickets to Baio at the El Rey Theatre

You probably have seen Chris Baio playing bass as a member of the baroque pop band, Vampire Weekend. Last year marked the release of his debut album, The Names, for his solo project Baio. Baio began in 2012, kicking off with an EP and his first complete track, “Sunburn Modern”. You can check out his latest single […]

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