Monthly Archives: July 2016

Royal Headache
Australia’s Royal Headache brings mayhem to the The Echo alongside L.A.’s Zig Zags

Australia’s punk rock powerhouse, Royal Headache made their way to Los Angeles last Friday for a fierce sold-out performance at The Echo. The lineup consisting of local band Zig Zags and Toys That Kill, was one that served a variety of punk tones. L.A. band, Zig Zags opened the night, thrashing through songs from their new album, […]

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Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros at Annenberg Space
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros and Imarhan kick off the summer vibes at KCRW’s Sound In Focus at the Annenberg

Set in Century Park at the Annenberg Space for Photography, a true urban oasis set in the heart of West Los Angeles, the KCRW crew began their annual Sound in Focus concert series this past Saturday night. The lineup was truly one for the books. KCRW’s Jason Bentley kicked things off performing for the already […]

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Jenny Lewis
Viva! Pomona, Clams Casino, In The Red Records 25th Anniversary, Walter Lure and more best LA shows this week

Hot, damn! With a jam-packed show list such as this, you know summer is full effect. This week in Los Angeles we have some amazing shows and festivals. Viva! Pomona makes its way back the Glass House with Shannon and The Clams, Chicano Batman and more. In The Red Records celebrates its 25th Anniversary with […]

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Rebel and a Basketcase
Hot Band Alert: Los Angeles duo Rebel and a Baskecase drop debut EP (and it’s really f*cking good)

Los Angeles electro pop duo, Rebel and a Basketcase are wasting no time dropping the addictive new singles. Featured as one of Grimy Goods’ Top 20 Underground Acts To Catch This July, we previously described the band as: “An electro orgy of sound — if Devo, St. Vincent and Bowie had a threesome.” And after […]

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Body Language at Resident
Body Language and Wild & Free Light Up Resident in DTLA with invigorating performances

It’s not a secret that one of my favorite live shows to date was Body Language at the Echo last February. Since seeing them, I feel I’ve come a long way. I’m taking music and writing more seriously, having graduated from a small Hype Machine blog to keeping a blog of my my own to […]

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Bunny Wailer Album Cover photo
Win Tickets to Bunny Wailer at The Regent Theater

Reggae fans rejoice! Grammy Award winner and only living original member of legendary reggae group The Wailers (feat. Bob Marley and Peter Tosh), Bunny Wailer is bringing his illustrious sound to Los Angeles with a headlining show at The Regent on Friday, July 22nd. Wailer’s current tour is dubbed The Blackheart Man Tour, and he’ll be revisiting […]

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Jay Som
Mitski drops all the feels at sold-out Echoplex gig, Japanese Breakfast & Jay Som open with stellar sets

Thursday night at The Echoplex served a killer night of fine fempresses. Headlining the evening was the enchanting songbird, Mitski, who just released her new album Puberty 2. Supporting Mitski were two more incredibly talented acts led by females, Japanese Breakfast and Jay Som. Featured as one of Grimy Goods’ selections for the best Los Angeles concerts […]

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Logic
Logic & G-EAZY pack The Forum for Endless Summer Tour, Yo Gotti & YG get things fired up

On July 6th, sparking things up right after the 4th of July holiday,  Logic and G-Eazy rolled through Los Angeles as part of their co-headlining “The Endless Summer Tour.” Both Logic and G-Eazy have been widely known for putting on a hell of show so witnessing their first co-headlining tour together seemed like a no […]

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Body Language
Body Language drop new single “The Fall” — LA date at Resident July 8

Brooklyn-based Body Language has revealed a sultry new single titled “The Fall.” Known for their luscious electro-pop that can sooth your soul or get that body hustling on the dance floor, Body Language’s new track is a delicious jam. More so on the chill-wave side of things, let “The Fall’s” sweet crescendos and lulling vocals […]

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BÉLA FLECK & CHRIS THILE
Win Tickets to Béla Fleck & Chris Thile at the Theatre at Ace Hotel

It’s inevitable. From the moment you hear the strum of the banjo, you are subtly drawn in, listening to the transition of slow to swift, without realizing you have stayed to listen for the whole ride. One of the nation’s most groundbreaking banjo players, Béla Fleck will be headlining the Theatre at Ace Hotel on […]

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