Featured Stories

kimbra
Day 1 Coachella 2015 Photos: AC / DC and Tame Impala prove victorious for Australia

AC / DC Our Coachella 2015 photos are in! Weekend one of the highly anticipated monster of music festivals, Coachella kicked off yesterday and judging by our photo gallery, it was an unforgettable live music experience. The music came in the best variety, from classic hard rock, to psychedelic rock, hip hop, electronic and more. […]

More
The Coathangers
The 20 Best Female Drummers — by all means, badass

*We’re updating this very popular post for 2019 and including 30 more female drummers! This will round out the list to 50 of the best female drummers. We’d love your input. Leave a comment with your favorite female drummer!  Despite being the very backbone of bands, with their presence felt, literally, in every beat —drummers […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
An Interview with Kitten’s Chloe Chaidez: connecting with fans on all levels

It’s hard to comprehend that Chloe Chaidez, aka Kitten, is just 20 years of age. What isn’t difficult to understand is why Chaidez is so comfortable on stage and known for delivering high energy live shows, given the fact she’s been performing for half of her life. Much has been made about her young age, […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
charles bradley
9 Lesser Known Acts You Need to See at Coachella

Sylvan Esso Coachella is less than 10 days away! As you start going into Coachella mode and planning your course of action, make sure to check out some lesser known bands this year to get the real Coachella experience. Sure, Jack White, Drake and AC/DC are all a sight to see live — but so […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
kimbra
The 45 Best Los Angeles Concerts This April

TV on the Radio No good concerts this month in Los Angeles folks. Sorry, check back next month. April Fools! We’re just kidding, there’s a plethora of badass shows to check out as the busy Coachella fueled side shows are ruling the lay of the land this April. Whether you’re attending Coachella or not, you’ll […]

More
burgerama
Fashion and Fun at Burgerama 4 at The Observatory

Now that you’ve seen all of our live coverage from both day one and day two of Burgerama, it’s time to share our fashion and fan photo gallery. Not only is Burgerama a place to rock out to some of your favorite bands, it’s also a place to show off your style. Whether you’re into […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
HINDS
A Night of Rock at The Echo with HINDS, Sonny and the Sunsets and Colleen Green

HINDS Friday night, the Echo was filled with both new and familiar names in the garage and beach-y rock scene. The lineup included LA-based rocker Colleen Green, Spanish newcomers, HINDS, and seasoned singer-songwriter Sonny Smith’s band Sonny and the Sunsets from San Francisco. Colleen Green took the stage at 9:30 PM dressed in all black […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
burgerama1
20 Photos to Get You Pumped for Burgerama 2015

This weekend, the live music scene is owned by Burgerama. Thrashing through The Observatory in Santa Ana for its fourth year around, this year’s Burgerama will include Weezer, Gang of Four, FILDAR, Ty Segall, Jacco Gardner, and many more usual suspects. If you haven’t bought your tickets yet, what the hell are you waiting for?! […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
sufjan_stevens
Sufjan Stevens and the Construction of a Personal Narrative.

Sufjan Stevens has always been a conceptual artist. He got his start trying to make one album for every one of the 50 American states. The two records that came out of that ambition (Michigan and Illinois) were heavily researched and painstaking feats of historical fiction put to lush instrumentation. On his new record, Carrie & […]

More
Ziv Biton |
deap-vally
An Interview with Julie Edwards of Deap Vally: New Album in the works with Nick Zinner of Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Photo by Tamea Agle Gritty rock goddess duo Deap Vally exude all things badass, sexy, and hands down rock ‘n’ roll. Their wall of sound and forthright, unforgiving attitude serves as a pillar of strength for the admiring listener (or soon to be fans and converts). We’ve covered them countless times since their debut, from […]

More