Monthly Archives: April 2016

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Sleepless: The Music Center After Hours Provides Surreal Musical and Visual Experience, feat. Adrian Younge, Money Mark, Peanut Butter Wolf & More

The Music Center in Downtown Los Angeles has created a new special event dubbed Sleepless, where attendees can immerse themselves in a unique artistic experience and space, that is usually not accessible to the public. The gorgeous structure was re-imagined and re-invigorated with music, performance and visual arts, an incentive for attendees to also come […]

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White Lung to play Teragram Ballroom in July

Canadian punk rockers White Lung will return to Los Angeles after conquering SXSW last month. The trio will play the Teragram Ballroom on July 8 and have also shared a new song off their upcoming album Paradise, due out May 6 via Domino Records. “‘Kiss Me When I Bleed’ is about pride,” frontwoman Mish Barber-Way said […]

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Interview with La Sera: Discussing their new record and the role Ryan Adams played in producing it

If you read anything about indie pop darlings La Sera‘s new record Music For Listening to Music To, you undoubtedly will see the name Ryan Adams somewhere in the first paragraph (like I did just now), maybe even the sub-headline. While Adams worked his magic on the production side of things, newly-married Katy Goodman and Todd […]

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Elvis Costello Charms Crowd with Classic Tunes and Personal Anecdotes at The Theatre at Ace Hotel

The beautiful Theatre at the Ace Hotel downtown served as the perfect setting on Saturday for the powerfully charming performance from legendary alternative rock/new-wave singer-songwriter/guitarist Elvis Costello. Atlanta based roots rock n’ roll sister duo Larkin Poe, aka Rebecca and Megan Lovell, opened the evening with their unique fusion of bluegrass and rock. They played […]

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BROODS drop new video for “Free,” open for Ellie Goulding at STAPLES Center this week

One of our favorite rising synthpop groups BROODS have just given us a taste of what is to come from their upcoming sophomore album, which is due for a Summer release. The New Zealand sibling duo Caleb and Georgia Nott have dropped a video for the song “Free,” which makes us anxiously anticipate their new record […]

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This Week’s Best Shows in L.A. feat. Ellie Goulding, Goldroom, Rob Zombie

Now that rent is already in for the month, time to bust out that leftover dinero and get down to the good stuff — live concerts! The local music scene is bustling with great shows this month, from Korey Dane’s Monday Night Residency at The Echo to Transviolet’s Tuesday Night Residency at The Satellite. Plus kick […]

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White Denim Showcase Their Talent and Technical Abilities With Nearly Non-Stop Performance at Teragram Ballroom

White Denim are a group of incredibly talented and technical musicians. Their latest album, Stiff, and live improvisation skills are a testament of their abilities. Heavy leading bass lines and intricate guitars filled the Teragram Ballroom on Thursday night to a nearly sold-out room. Between songs and jam sessions the band left little room for […]

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Santigold show at Hollywood Palladium rich with stage theatrics, costume changes, and boss jams

Thursday night, the Hollywood Palladium was packed as Philadelphia singer-producer Santigold made a stop in Los Angeles on her tour in support of her new album 99¢. People were still making their way into the venue as 10 PM approached. Luckily, Santigold wouldn’t make it onto the stage until about 10:15. As soon as she […]

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Guns N Roses to play Troubadour gig TONIGHT!

This is apparently not an April Fool’s joke. Guns N Roses are playing the Troubadour tonight sometime after 11 PM. Tickets to the show go on sale at noon at 8801 Sunset Blvd, the former location of Tower Records. Tickets are $10 each, one per person. There is already a line queued up. You better […]

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Win Tickets to Underworld at Fox Theater Pomona

Last time we caught British electronic music pioneers Underworld live they were kicking off the first day of summer at the Hollywood Bowl with an absolutely thrilling performance. The Fox Theater Pomona will be next up for the royal dance music treatment when Underworld headline on Wednesday, April 13th. Get ready to sweat it out […]

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