Monthly Archives: February 2016

The Suffers
The Suffers wail as they ignite a sonic fire at The Wiltern

Congas rattling your bones, horns blaring, keys tingling your limbs, guitars yanking at your heart strings and a powerhouse voice sending chills through your body… That is The Suffers, a 10-piece ensemble from Houston Texas. They are a group of talented musicians that quit their jobs one year ago to follow a passion that many […]

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Kera and The Lesbians Girlschool Field Day
This week’s best Los Angeles Concerts featuring Empress of, Ms. Lauryn Hill, No Age and more

This week in Los Angeles, things get real hot before SXSW. Old school punks Battalion of Saints will perform at The Echo, while Face to Face hit Alex’s Bar. Underground act Plague Vendor will tear up the Troubadour and No Age will play a Bernie Sanders benefit at The Smell. Best Coast and Wavves tag […]

Kera and The Lesbians
An Interview with Kera Armendariz — blazing her own trail, loneliness and debut LP release with Kera and The Lesbians

Kera of Kera and The Lesbians is unmistakable. Not easily defined or categorized she roams the tumultuous landscape of life owning who she is while embracing the dream of what she is yet to become. Born and raised in San Diego to conservative parents, Kera is one of four children. She knew early on that […]

Anne Marie Schiefer |
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Win Tickets to Eliot Sumner at The Echo

Photo Credit: Alex Franco Alt synth-pop artist Eliot Sumner was born from pop music royalty, as the daughter of Sting, but the talented musician thrives well on her own with her latest and greatest release Information, which features tantalizing tracks such as “Halfway to Hell” and “Dead Arms & Dead Legs.” Sumner has also worked with […]

Neon Indian
Neon Indian transforms Fonda Theatre into disco thumping odyssey

One of the many trade-offs that comes with being a millennial is that while I’ll never know what it’s like to step onto the dance floor of a disco club in the heat of the 80s, I can carry the equivalent with me in my pocket on my phone rather than on a bulky Walkman […]

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Win Tickets to Galactic feat. Cyril Neville at the Fonda Theatre

Photo Credit: Jim Arbogast New Orleans is home to some of the funkiest, grooviest musical groups out there and Galactic is no exception! Re-live the Fat Tuesday magic when Galactic’s little slice of NOLA musical heaven rolls through Los Angeles with a headlining show at the Fonda Theatre on Friday, March 4th. Get down to funky […]