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October 19 — Tonight’s Best Shows featuring Quantic, Andy Clockwise, MESHUGGAH

Tonight’s best concerts in Los Angeles (and around) are going strong with some kick ass rock shows not to miss. MESHUGGAH and High on Fire will be at The Novo, Screaming Females hit up the Bootleg, Tomorrow’s Tullips take over The Hi Hat and Andy Clockwise rocks The Echo. If y’all wanna dance, get your […]

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October 18 — Tonight’s Best Shows: The Temper Trap, Ex-Sage, Schoolboy Q and more

Tonight’s Best Shows in Los Angeles: The Temper Trap head to the Belasco, Los Angeles’ Ex-Sage drop and EP release show at The Hi Hat, Mura Masa goes night 2 a the Fonda, DRÆMINGS takes on Resident in Downtown LA, Trash Talk tear up Chain Reaction in Orange County and Schoolboy Q heads to the […]

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Citizen Cope announces Los Angeles date at The Regent

Citizen Cope is back in Los Angeles with a headlining show date on Friday, December 30 at The Regent in Downtown Los Angeles. The show date is part of Citizen Cope’s West Coast tour of solo acoustic shows and with his full band. We last caught Citizen Cope at the Wiltern in Los Angeles in support […]

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October 17 — Tonight’s Best Shows: POND, Mura Masa, Flock of Dimes and more

POND at The Echo It’s Monday! While you may be nursing a Desert Daze or Desert Trip hangover, there’s some great shows you may want to check out tonight! POND head to Teragram Ballroom, Temples make their way to Santa Ana to the Observatory, The Palms play a free gig at School Night, Mura Masa […]

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Roger Waters Desert Trip
The Best and Worst of Desert Trip 2016

With Desert Trip steaming its way to Indio for yet another weekend of bucket-list performances, it’s time we share with you the best and worst from Desert Trip 2016. If you’re headed to Desert Trip this weekend, check out our pro tips below, as well as our favorite performances in order from most favorite to […]

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55 Best Los Angeles Concerts This October featuring Miike Snow, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Beach Goth Festival And More

Rocktober is here and Los Angeles music fanatics can certainly raise a glass in cheers to that because this month is chock full of must-see live concerts. Rocktober boasts wickedly good double headers such as Young The Giant and Ra Ra Riot at the Greek Theatre, Black Rebel Motorcyle Club and Death From Above 1979 […]

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25 Must-See Underground Acts in Los Angeles this October

October is repping hard with a surplus of underground / indie acts performing in Los Angeles. From electronic beat makers to gritty desert rock, powerful singer-songwriters and garage punk —there is something for everyone. Take a look at our selections below for this month’s best underground / indie shows in Los Angeles! Stream music from all 25 […]

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Premiere: Stream mini bear’s new single “Clique” — analog synth with a breakbeats backbone

Los Angeles native, mini bear (aka Lauren Kop) is serving up yet another 80s synth pop gem titled “Clique.” The new single follows “Prophecy Girl,” mini bear’s previous song reveal, and is one of five delicious electro tracks heard on her forthcoming Mind Control EP. With a dark electronic flavor doused in analog synth and […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Music Tastes Good
Music Tastes Good makes a splash as a warm neighborhood festival full of good music, good people and good food

The week leading up the to inaugural Music Tastes Good Festival was unsettling and exciting. My 5’2″ self was about to experience an array of up-and-coming L.A. and Long Beach acts, as well as some notable heavyweights in different genres. Before I continue, I’d like to point out how every person I encountered was nice and welcoming. […]

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Atmosphere at Shrine LA
Atmosphere drops the beats and flows at Shrine LA with guests Dilated Peoples, Brother Ali and more

The Shrine Los Angeles was the place to be this past Saturday, as infamous Minneapolis bred hip-hop duo Atmosphere  brought their Freshwater Fly Fisherman Tour to the city of Angels in support of their seventh studio album Fishing Blues. Dominating the stage with unique beats and fierce, fiery flows courtesy of producer Ant and his partner in crime rapper/lyricist Slug, Atmosphere […]

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