Stuff by: Brissa Sanchez

Win Tickets to Black Joe Lewis at the El Rey Theatre – Dec. 5

Who would have known that solely by working at a pawn shop where he played a guitar for the first time, Black Joe Lewis would have made a career for himself. With just an album on their hands in 2007, he and his band were able to jump on tour with bands like Spoon and […]

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Win Tickets to PAPA at the El Rey Theatre – Dec.6

Los Angeles natives, PAPA will be headlining a show at the El Rey Theatre on Friday December 6. The band consists of singer-songwriter and drummer Darren Weiss and bassist Danny Presant. Together they create blissful indie rock with hints of soul spread throughout. Weiss states they wanted to create “American soul with a punk rock […]

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Win Tickets to Avi Buffalo with People Get Ready Skirball Cultural Center

The Long Beach indie rock band, Avi Buffalo will perform at the Skirball Cultural Center as part of their Into the Night: Progression music program on Friday, December 6. Only three years have passed since the band came together by singer-songwriter and guitarist, Avi Zahner-Isenberg. Their self titled debut album was released the same year […]

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Win Tickets to Mikal Cronin with Redd Kross at the El Rey Theatre – Dec. 3

The talented multi-instrumentalist Mikal Cronin, is known for his association with Okie Dokie, the Moonhearts, and most notably as the bassist for Ty Segall. Like Segall, Cronin is an advocate for garage rock revivalism emphasized by his throaty vocals and shredding guitars. While playing with Segall, Cronin released his self-titled solo album in 2011, receiving […]

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Win tickets to Pennywise at the Glass House – Nov. 22

Since the ’90s, music enthusiasts were switching their radio dials to KROQ’s 106.7 and stumbling upon the sounds of the Hermosa Beach punk rock band Pennywise. Having adopted their name from the famous Stephen King novel It, since then they have released 10 albums with their latest titled All or Nothing. Their singles “Bro Hymn”, […]

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Win Tickets to Screaming Females at the Echoplex – Nov. 21

Screaming Females at the Echoplex (Jan. ’11), Photo: Ivette Orenos So who’s the woman sporting the Johnny Ramone haircut you may ask? Marissa Paternoster, from the New Jersey punk band Screaming Females. What began as a high school band has evolved into eight years of pure rock and roll. Four albums have been released with their […]

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Win Tickets to Anthony Green at the Glass House – Nov. 21

Former Circa Survive vocalist Anthony Green, will be headlining his own show at the Glass House on Thursday, November 21. The soft spoken artist will be touring the U.S. until the end of the year in support of his latest album titled, Young Legs. Join him along with supporting acts Dave Davison (from Maps & Atlases) and […]

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Win Tickets to Obits at the Echo – Nov.21

If the Rolling Stones, the Strokes and Nirvana are your cup of tea, then you definitely need to check out Obits who will be headlining a show at The Echo on Thursday, November 21. Formed in 2006 by vocalist Rick Froberg in Brooklyn, New York, the band took 3 years to debut their first album, […]

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Win Tickets to Melt Banana at the Glass House – Nov. 15

The Japanese noise rock outfit, Melt Banana recently performed at Fun Fun Fun Fest this past week, and will continue on their tour as they head to the Glass House on Friday, November 15. After a long hiatus, and the release of ten albums over the course of 20 years, Melt Banana has come back with […]

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Win Tickets White Lung at the Echo – Nov. 15

If Courtney Love had a twin sister you would get Mish Way of the Vancouver punk band White Lung (and we mean that as a compliment!). The band formed in 2006 and have released two albums since, with It’s the Evil in 2010 and Sorry in 2012. Mish Way’s belting vocals soar over Anne-Marie Vassilious’s thrashing drums […]

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