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FYF Fest 2017 Lineup Revealed: Nine Inch Nails, Frank Ocean, Björk, Tribe Called Quest

FYF Fest 2017 has officially revealed its 2017 lineup! And we gotta admit, this is lookin’ to be like their best lineup yet! From the headliners to the lesser known acts, FYF 2017 is has done some serious work in putting every other music festival to shame; including their big sister Coachella. But why the […]

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Win weekend passes to DRILL Festival with WIRE, Bob Mould, Julia Holter, Mikal Cronin

Arriving in Los Angeles on March 30 comes WIRE’S DRILL Festival. Presented by the iconic genre defying WIRE, and Spaceland Presents — the three day event will take place March 30 – April 2 at The Echo & Echoplex and will feature some ace acts not to be missed: WIRE, Bob Mould (Solo Electric) Julia […]

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March 20 — Tonight’s Best Shows: The Kills, The Internet, Little Simz

♥ = Top Recommendations   Nursing a SXSW hangover, well get that shit on point because the shows don’t stop in Los Angeles. Tonight’s best shows in and around Los Angeles lead with The Kills at the House of Blues Anaheim. Other top recommendations include The Internet Tour with Syd and more at the Fonda, […]

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Inaugural Arroyo Seco Weekend to feature Tom Petty, The Shins, Mumford & Sons and more in Pasadena

From the organizers of Coachella, comes yet another music festival. Snuggled in beautiful Pasadena, CA arrives Arroyo Seco Weekend. The two-day music festival will take place June 24 – 25 at Brookside at the Rose Bowl. The lineup is looking pretty great with performances by Tom Petty, The Shins, Mumford & Sons, Alabama Shakes, Charles […]

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Stream our International Women’s Day Playlist featuring 150 songs from Women Who Rock

In celebration of “International Women’s Day” and celebrating a “Day Without A Woman” I’ve compiled a list of 150 great songs from women in music, female-led acts. From music icons like Patti Smith, Wanda Jackson, Nina Simone, The Shangri-Las — to modern acts like Savages, Grimes, Tash Sultana, and The Kills — Grimy Goods Spotify playlist […]

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Win Weekend Passes to Starry Nites Festival Featuring The Kills, Alan Parsons, Cat Power & More

Making its way to beautiful Santa Barbara this March 18 and 19, Starry Nites Festival will take place at the Live Oak Campground, under you guessed it, a starry night. Presented by KCRW, this year’s two-day lineup features big name acts such as Alan Parsons, The Kills, Cat Power, Dandy Warhols, Teenage Fanclub and more; as well […]

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SXSW pulls a Trump card — language in artist contact threatens to deport international acts for playing unofficial shows

According to a recent article by the AV Club, it looks like Austin’s “SXSW may refer international artists to immigration for playing unofficial shows.” Basically, in a disgusting Trump-esque move, SXSW is threatening to deport international acts who take part in any “non-sanctioned” SXSW event. Musician Felix Walworth—of bands such as Told Slant, Eskimeaux, and […]

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Lady Gaga’s in, Bey is out — doesn’t change the fact that Coachella duped us…

It was the heart-wrenching question every Coachella ticket-holder and BeyHive member was asking this month: How the hell is Beyoncé going to play Coachella when she’s, like, eight months pregnant … with twins? Indeed, the news broke, and at the doctor’s orders, Beyoncé was forced to cancel her headlining Coachella performance. While her due date is […]

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Caribbean music of the future is here today in Buscabulla — LA date at Echoplex 2/27

For duo Raquel Berríos and Luis Alfredo del Valle, the dichotomy of their tropical Puerto Rican roots and the bustling grit of their New York home is a temperament that is self-evident in their music almost immediately. On their most recent EPII, as well as their new single “Frío,” the couple effectively ground their souls and foot-soles […]

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50 Best Los Angeles Concerts of February — underground, mainstream, local acts

February in Los Angeles is bursting with a variety of live music from talented up-and-coming acts, as well as very well-known names. From hip hop, Americana, punk rock, electro pop, industrial techno and more — our selections for the best concerts of the month always feature the best shows from all genres. While we are […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |