Monthly Archives: September 2017

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs to Headline Fonda Theatre Hollywood???

It looks like the Yeah Yeah Yeahs are gonna play the Fonda Theatre Hollywood on October 25! If you follow show promoter Goldenvoice’s Twitter account, today they Tweeted a photo of their marquee reading, “Wait They Don’t Love You Like I Love You.” đŸŽ¶đŸ˜ pic.twitter.com/wJkHYxe3tx — goldenvoice (@goldenvoice) September 25, 2017 The infamous lyrics are […]

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Vic Mensa at Day N Night Fest
Vic Mensa announces surprise show tonight at Teragram Ballroom in support of MusiCaresÂź Hurricane Relief efforts

Vic Mensa has announced an exclusive pop up show tonight at the Teragram Ballroom in Downtown Los Angeles. Performing in support of MusiCaresÂź Hurricane Relief efforts, TIDAL, has partnered with 24-year-old GRAMMYÂź-nominated artist Vic Mensa for a set of coast-to-coast pop-up shows. It all kicks off tonight at Teragram Ballroom! Mensa will then performing a […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Grouplove
Sept. 25 — Tonight’s Best Shows: Grouplove, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Vic Mensa

Tonight’s best shows in and around Los Angeles feature a variety of acts from underground, and indie acts, to well-known bands. Our top concert recommendations for the night are as followed: GROUPLOVE at Teragram Ballroom, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers at Hollywood Bowl, Rakim at The Regent. Jesse Jo Stark at The Echo, SZA at […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Fleet Foxes at the Observatory North Park shot by Danielle Gornbein
Fleet Foxes make blissful return with moving performance at Observatory North Park

The Observatory down in North Park, San Diego packed its house Thursday evening for a night to remember. Opening the show was Natalie Prass. The poised and commanding singer shined. With her almost breathless yet crooning vocal stylings, Prass shows she is one to watch. Her music is very distinct in resembling the slow-burning soul […]

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Danielle Gornbein |
Skatterplot
Song Premiere: Sci-Fi Synth Pop Anthem From Enigmatic Skatterplot

Steven Solomon is a trained jazz musician who performs as the character Skatterplot, only ever seen in a red mask. Ironically, when he writes music, he feels most free. His latest track, “Don’t Stop the Fight” is an uplifting synth pop anthem that wears his resilience on his sleeve; listen to the premiere below. Skatterplot […]

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Tennyson
Tennyson Celebrates Their Uh Oh! EP at the Roxy This Friday

This Friday, Canadian duo Tennyson will celebrate the release of their newest EP Uh Oh! live at the Roxy. It’s possible their tour wasn’t deliberately going to stop in LA on the date of release, but accident or no, the party that night at this iconic venue is guaranteed to be wild. Listen to “Cry […]

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The Marias at the Moroccan Lounge -- Photo: Steven Ward
The MarĂ­as hypnotize with velvet murmurs and nostalgic melodies at the new Moroccan Lounge

LA-based psychedelic soul singers The MarĂ­as made their debut at LA’s newest venue the Moroccan Lounge late Wednesday night, playing to a packed crowd that had maneuvered its way past the bar and into the venue’s backroom. Furnished like the bar in Casablanca, the Moroccan Lounge has an air of exotic casualness to it and the rich […]

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Steven Ward |
Future Islands at the Greek Theatre shot by Danielle Gornbein
Future Islands whip out all the moves at Greek Theatre

Future Islands brought the party Tuesday night. The Greek Theatre flooded with eager fans to catch the craze. Once frontman, Samuel Herring took the stage, the night took off and running. With nothing but pure gratitude for playing their largest show on tour, the dancing commenced. Opening with the well-known singalong “Ran” and “A Dream of You […]

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Danielle Gornbein |
Local Natives’ Kelcey Ayer talks filtering his darkest and honest songwriting yet into new project Jaws of Love

As one of the primary songwriters of Local Natives, chances are you’ve heard Kelcey Ayer’s work unbeknownst to you, as well as holding down his other vocal, keyboard, guitar, and percussion duties in the band. On Hummingbird Ayer’s affinity for piano ballads broke through the ice and even the band’s most recent release Sunlit Youth is unequivocally […]

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Steven Ward |
Chicano Batman debut politically ardent music video for “Freedom is Free”

LA’s own Chicano Batman has been making waves ever since the release of their third studio album Freedom is Free, not only for its success in breaking out the band’s funky mix of rock, psychedelic soul, and tropicalia to a wider audience but also its decidedly poignant political undertones. As a band that swells with the […]

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Steven Ward |