Monthly Archives: September 2017

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Win Tickets to Cal Jam 17 featuring Queens of the Stone Age, Foo Fighters and more

Cal Jam 17 Rumbles Glen Helen Regional Park on October 7 Cal Jam is making its way to the Glen Helen Regional Park in San Bernardino for an incredible night of music you will not want to miss. Announced by the Foo Fighters, the lineup will feature an impressive list of rock acts including: Queens […]

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City and Colour at the Wiltern -- Photo: Danielle Gornbein
City and Colour effortlessly enamour fans at the Wiltern

This past Saturday night was uniquely special at the beautiful Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles. My favorite Canadian act was in town. City and Colour is the project of the insanely talented Dallas Green. Previously of the post-hardcore scene with band, Alexisonfire, he eventually branched off to pursue a solo career. Luckily for him he […]

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Julia Jacklin reveals second-half of new 7″ “Cold Caller”

A budding ode to her sister, Julia Jacklin’s “Cold Caller,” the second-half of her Eastwick/Cold Caller 7″ out via Polyvinyl Recording, is a sublime bundle of pointed guitar work and nonchalantly delivered sentiments. Wrapped briskly in her cuttingly euphonious wonderings, Jacklin quips tenderly about the changes in her sister’s life that have quietly affected her own as […]

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Video Premiere: HUMANS reveal 360 VR music video for song “The Feels”

Canadian indie-electronic duo HUMANS, the brainchild of Robbie Slade and Peter Ricq, have premiered the 360 VR video for their new song “The Feels.” Pulsing house beats and synthesizer work make the song a heady, techno-esque bumper, but coupled with the music video it takes on a more anxiously sinister tone. HUMANS have built their sound […]

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Song Premiere: Traces finds his place in LA with melancholia saturated “idbh.”

TRACES, the atmospheric genre-bending project of LA-native Tim Dehnert, has unveiled his newest song “idbh.” off his upcoming Heart of Gold EP. Reveling in a variety of synths and drum machine bass drops, “idbh.” thunders away between Dehnert’s lush crooning. Anthemic in its harsh introspections, the song is one of many on the EP that the young 20-year-old singer […]

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Hot Band Alert: Entering the World of Oddnesse

It’s hard to imagine the world without constant turmoil, isn’t it? Last week was a doozy given all the natural disasters, from hurricanes to wildfires to an earthquake that should give every Angeleno some cause for concern. Art is a healthy distraction. Songs can transport you to another world, or rather connect you through a […]

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Let new songstress Jesse Jo Stark haunt your ears with her song “Deadly Doll”

Haunting all the way from the seventies Laurel Canyon hideaway that she evokes, femme-fatale Jesse Jo Stark prefers her gloom in the sunlight on her new song “Deadly Doll.” Crawling out from under lush reverb and the hot desert twangs of guitar strings, Stark’s powerful croons tear longingly at her grim atmospherics. Produced by Jason […]

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Jaws of Love at the Moroccan Lounge shot by Danielle Gornbein
Moroccan Lounge opens its doors to industry pals with a debut performance by Jaws of Love

From Soft to Loud, the Moroccan Lounge Shows off its Sound with Jaws of Love and Tennis System Last night was a particularly special in Los Angeles. The founders of Downtown LA’s Teragram Ballroom held an industry preview for their latest addition, The Moroccan Lounge. Located in the budding DTLA Arts District, this older building […]

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Sept. 14 — Tonight’s Best Shows: Daryl Hall & John Oates and Tears For Fears, Alice Glass, Against Me

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: Daryl Hall & John Oates and Tears For Fears with Allen Stone at Staples Center, Alice Glass at The Echo, Cigarettes After Sex at […]

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Day N Night Fest
Photos: Day n Night Festival sweats and sizzles with performances by Travis Scott, Post Malone, SZA and more

The heat this weekend didn’t stop music lovers of all ages from going out to Anaheim for the three-day music event, Day n Night Fest. The weekend was full of crazy acts from 12 year old, Matt OX, who handed out fidget spinners during his set, to 24 hours, to a surprise set from Chief […]

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