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20 Epic Coachella Crowd Photos That Will Get You Ready for Coachella 2019

Headed to Coachella 2019 or not going at all? Check it! We’ve selected 20 of our favorite Coachella crowd photos to help Coachella newbies and veterans alike get excited for this year’s Coachella festivities. If you’re not going to Coachella you can peep our photos and relish in some serious FOMO. Alternately, you probably don’t […]

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KXLU Fest IV Happening This Sunday Featuring Local Underground Talents MNDSGN + more!

You may remember that sunny day in 2014 when Loyola Marymount’s college radio station, KXLU, held its first annual music festival; Grimy Goods was there to capture the magic. Now the station is back with their fourth installment, happening at LMU’s Lawton Plaza this Sunday, March 18th! The lineup features performances from local artists: MNDSGN, Band Aparte, Sextile, Wild Wing, […]

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Black Rebel Motorcycle Club at Fonda Theatre -- Photo: ZB Images
55 Best Los Angeles Concerts this March!

Concerts in Los Angeles are springing into action this March! As the weather gets better, so do the shows. Take a look at Grimy Goods’ 55 Best Los Angeles Concerts this March! From the post punk sounds of Ice Age, to the angelic vocals of Billie Eilish, or the slick rhymes of Talib Kweli and the […]

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5 Things We LOVE About Arroyo Seco Weekend 2018

Arroyo Seco Weekend returns to Pasadena for its sophomore year with an even better lineup! Taking place June 23 & 24 at Brookside at the Rose Bowl, the 2018 Arroyo Seco Weekend will feature headliners: Neil Young, Jack White, Alanis Morrissette, Kings of Leon, Jack White, and Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters. 1. […]

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Sandra B. Olinger |
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20 Must-See Shows at the 2019 Hollywood Bowl Concert Season

The Hollywood Bowl is about to kick off their *2019 summer season of concerts and it’s looking awesome. One of our favorite outdoor venues in Los Angeles, concerts at the Hollywood Bowl is something everyone must experience! Celebrating 98 years of live music, this season’s Hollywood Bowl lineup will kick off in a most lovely […]

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40 Most Influential Black Female Singers / Musicians
Most Influential Black Female Singers and Musicians

[UPDATED: February, 2021] Grimy Goods has a sensational playlist of the most influential black female singers and musicians. Spanning a variety of genres that include jazz, soul, rock, blues, indie, hip hop, pop, r&b, experimental, and yesteryear “girl groups” — this playlist features influential black female singers from modern cuts of music, as well as […]

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Sandra B. Olinger |
best rock n roll love songs
Valentine’s Day Playlist — Songs About Love, Spanning all Rock n Roll Genres

For those of you looking for love songs today, Grimy Goods has quite the love song playlist for you! And these aren’t just any type of love songs, these songs about love all derive from rock ‘n’ roll genres. Post punk love songs, electro rock love songs, classic rock love songs, soft rock love songs, […]

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Sandra B. Olinger |
Havasupai falls reservations
Havasupai Falls Reservations is the New Coachella Wristbands

With Havasupai reservations opening February 1, 2020 — adventure seekers, the curious, and annoying wannabe influencers are setting their alarms for 8AM Arizona time. It ain’t easy getting Havasupai Falls reservations. And it’s also not easy getting there! But trust, all the hard work getting Havasupai reservations and making the journey, is all worth the […]

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Big Freedia
Jan. 31 — Tonight’s Best Shows: Big Freedia, Albert Hammond Jr., The Killers

Here’s our selections for tonight’s best concerts in and around Los Angeles! Tonight get your hands on the floor and ass in the air with Big Freedia as she takes over the Glass House in Pomona! Also on our list: Albert Hammond Jr. at Resident, The Killers at Staples Center, The Octopus Project at Bootleg […]

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Sandra B. Olinger |
Amber Mark
Jan. 30 — Tonight’s Best Shows: Amber Mark, Passion Pit, John Maus

Tuesday — January 30, 2018 Tonight’s best shows in and around Los Angeles feature rising star Amber Mark at The Echo! The show is sold out, but we hope you have tickets! Also on tonight’s list is Passion Pit at The Observatory, John Maus at Teragram Ballroom, Reverend Horton Heat at Alex’s Bar, and RF […]

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Sandra B. Olinger |
Lauren Ruth Ward at Echo Park Rising — More Photos by ZB Images
Jan. 29 — Tonight’s Best Shows: The Radio Dept., Habibi, Lauren Ruth Ward

MONDAY — January 29, 2018 It’s Monday, y’all! For those of you looking for some live music tonight, Los Angeles is always popping with all the goods. Our recommendation for tonight’s best shows feature The Radio Dept. with Tashaki Miyaki at the El Rey, Lauren Ruth Ward at the Echoplex (it’s free!), Habibi at the […]

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs and LCD Soundsystem add second Hollywood Bowl date

No surprise here! Due to popular demand (duh …) Yeah Yeah Yeahs and LCD Soundsystem have added a second Hollywood Bowl show! The two bands will go for round 2 at the Hollywood Bowl on Saturday, May 5! We don’t need to go on about how dope this show is gonna be. You know what […]

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LCD Soundsystem and Yeah Yeah Yeahs to headline the Hollywood Bowl

LCD Soundsystem and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs have teamed up for a co-headling gig at the Hollywood Bowl! When we first received the press release for this event we had to do a double take. At first glance it appeared to be one of those mash-up club nights where they play music from two acts, […]

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Sandra B. Olinger |
Princess Nokia. Photo by Farah Sosa
Princess Nokia drops slick confidence at at El Rey Theatre

With powerful confidence and expected hype, rapper Destiny Nicole Frasqueri aka Princess Nokia filled El Rey Theatre with an empowered crowd that raged and knew all the lyrics beginning til the end. Since early, the venue was packed getting down to dj / producer Suzi Analogue and her male dancers driving the girls in the audience […]

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Limp Wrist
Limp Wrist to headline The Echo for sCUM 2 Year Anniversary

It’s about to get sCUM-y in here! Limp Wrist has announced a Los Angeles show date at The Echo for Sunday, March 25th! Featuring members of Los Crudos, Hail Mary, Devoid of Faith, and Kill the Man Who Questions, Limp Wrist will headline this show as part of sCUM’s 2-year anniversary. Joining Limp Wrist will […]

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Sandra B. Olinger |
spoon at teragram ballroom
Win Tickets to Alter Ego at The Forum featuring featuring Spoon, The National, Mumford & Sons

iHeartRadio’s ALTer Ego music festival is coming through this Friday, January 19! The festival will feature performances by Mumford and Sons, Cage the Elephant, Beck, Spoon, Walk the Moon, Dashboard Confessional, The National and more! Tickets to iHearRadio’s ALTerEgo at The Forum start at $41. You can buy tickets via the link below or take […]

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Charlotte Cardin
Hot Show Alert: Charlotte Cardin announces Los Angeles date at The Echo

French-Canadian singer, Charlotte Cardin is a sultry voice that will pleasure your senses. Mixing electronic beats with jazz and classic pop, and even at times a bit of hip hop, Cardin has that lounge singer feel with a modern and edgy flair. Trust, she is not to be missed live! Charlotte Cardin is headed to […]

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Hot Show Alert: Natalie Prass schedules LA date at Moroccan Lounge

Singer-songwriter, Natalie Prass has announced a Los Angeles headline date at the Moroccan Lounge for Tuesday, March 20. Supporting Prass at the Moroccan Lounge will be Jackie Cohen. A sweet songbird that is both understated and completely mesmerizing at the same time, Natalie Press is quite the jewel live. She has a sing-song quality to her music that is sweet while hitting with […]

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Coachella 2018 lineup announced, headlined by Beyoncé, The Weeknd, Eminem

Coachella has announced its 2018 line up! This year’s behemoth of a festival will be headlined by Beyoncé, The Weeknd and Eminem. Yep. There is unfortunately no alternative artist in that headline… While this year’s Coachella lineup looks rather lackluster to those who once loved this event (at least according to our Instagram conversation and […]

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Sandra B. Olinger |
Cosmos and Creature
Forecast: 15 Los Angeles Bands / Artists To Watch in 2018

2017 has been an interesting year, a lot of good, and a whole lotta bad. And you know what comes out of some really tough times? Great music. This past year we’ve seen so many Los Angeles acts, especially female-led acts, come into the forefront and reveal their many talents. Each year, Grimy Goods produces […]

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Sandra B. Olinger |