Contest: Win Tickets to Fujiya & Miyagi at the Echo – Feb. 1, 2012

Fujiya & Miyagi at The Echo – Photo: Monique Hernandez Named after a character in the class ’80s film The Karate Kid, Fujiya & Miyagi have been creating their Krautrock electronic jams since 2000 and they’ll be bringing their electro waves to L.A. on Wednesday, February 1, 2012 as they plat the Echo. Don’t miss […]

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Fujiya & Miyagi at the Echo (March 20, 2011) – Photo Gallery

Now this show was one I had been waiting for a long time. Unfortunately, I was at SXSW and had to miss all the silky fresh greatness that is Fujiya & Miyagi. From what I heard, they played a smokin’ show this past Sunday, March 20, 2011 at the Echo. Opening up for the U.K. […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Fujiya & Miyagi with Fol Chen at the Echo

CONTEST CLOSED The fact that I’m going to be at SXSW during this show, really bums me out. I absolutely love Fujiya & Miyagi, and Fol Chen is some pretty dope shit too. The two bands are playing an intimate show on Sunday, March 20 at the Echo with supporting band, Holidays! Tickets are $15 […]

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Concert Tickets: Fujiya & Miyagi at the Echo on March 20, 2011

Ever since I got my hands on Fujiya & Miyagi’s 2006 release, Transparent Things, I was instantly addicted to their smooth head-bobbing song “Collar Bone.” It has these dope yet subtle basslines that you just can’t help but move to. The song even caught the ear of pro skater, Chis Haslam as he skated to […]

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New Music Video: Fujiya & Miyagi – “YoYo”

As Fujiya & Miyagi prep their fourth album, Ventriloquizzing, for release on January 25, 2011 via Yep Roc, check out their new video for their latest single “YoYo.” Dope song, weird sideshow-like video. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oeDvM-3MRBE&feature=player_embedded]

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Fujiya & Miyagi Bring you "Lighbulbs"

Smooth, collective and on-point. Fujiya and Miyagi are back with a new album and tour. These guys are bad ass and I just can’t help but continue to talk about them as though I were paid to. As the band, gets bigger (now with 4 members) so does their music. Their upcoming sophmore album “Lighbulbs” […]

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Fujiya & Miyagi Bigger and Better

I love these smooth Brits who were once a duo, now a trio and soon to be a quadruplet. Fujiya & Miyagi: the more the merrier. According to Filter, a fourth member will soon be added.  The timing couldn’t be more perfect as their album tour supporting their sophomore release, The “Lightbulbs” off Deaf, Dumb […]

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The Best Concerts in Los Angeles – October 13 – 19, 2014

It’s a heavy week in Los Angeles as local bands Trash Talk, Obliterations and Body Count all have chaotic shows going off this week. Culture Collide also pays its annual visit to Los Angeles with bands from all over the world featuring Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, The Kokoro, De Lux, MO, and many more. […]

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What Cool Shows Are Going On This Week in L.A.? (Jan. 30 – Feb. 5, 2012)

Fujiya & Miyagi at The Echo – Photo: Monique Hernandez We don’t post every show that’s going on every night (in or around L.A.) we just post the goods according to our collective knowledge. We’re music elitists at heart but we try our best to keep an open palette of taste with an affinity towards underground, […]

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Fol Chen at the Echo (March 20, 2011) – Photo Gallery

Fol Chen played a hot set opening up for the U.K.’s, Fujiya & Miyagi this past Sunday, March 20, 2011 at the Echo. While we were all getting our SXSW fix, this was one show I sure was bummed to miss. Good thing our photog, Monique, was there to catch all the action. Check out […]

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What Cool Shows Are Going On This Week in LA? (March 14 – 20, 2011)

We Are Scientists at The Troubadour – Photo by Ivette Orenos for Grimy Goods It’s SXSW week! But there’s still some fun to be had for all of you staying in the city of Angels! Catch some shows here while we bring back some hot new music for you at SXSW! We don’t post every […]

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Peep the Cool Soundtrack for "Skate it" and "Skate 2"

Just like skate vids, apparently dope skateboarding video games have a kick ass soundtrack as well. Check out the 52 eclectic songs featured on Electronic Arts’ (EA) up and coming Skate It and Skate 2. From Motorhead, Wu Tang, The Clash, and Louis XIV, you pretty much got a gumbo of goods: Read the full […]

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"Skate It" on Nintendo Wii

I’m not too much of a fan of video games, because I think they consume the lives of others, but some are pretty cool and worth the occasional fun. However, I once dated a guy that was a lil too into World of Warcraft and it messed shit up numerous times. Well, at least it […]

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