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Grimy T.V. Interview with the Reflections
Grimy T.V. Interview with the Reflections

Local L.A. band, the Reflections sat down with Al of the Dead Ships for another awesome Grimy T.V. interview. The boys analyze the local L.A. music “scene”, they talk John Lennon (if he were fat), and of course they talk about the Reflections’ new full-length record, Limerence — and how it’s not all about “pussy and […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Grimy TV Interview with Happy Hollows
Grimy T.V. Interview with Happy Hollows

The Happy Hollows let loose on this episode of Grimy T.V. We talk about their new album Amethyst, and then we totally geek out on all the babes from Game of Thrones. Which by the way, while Happy Hollows’ leading lady, Sarah Negahdari was filling in on bass for the Silversun Pickups — did you know […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
The Specials
6 of the Best Ska Artists You Should Know About!

S-K-A. Ska, it’s not a dirty word! It’s a beloved, but too often downplayed Jamaican music style, the precursor to rocksteady and reggae, that’s had listeners’ hips shakin’ and arms flailin’ to its high energy sound since the late 50s/early 60s — even the late and great Bob Marley was doing the ska before he […]

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Emily Saex |
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Top 5 Female Fashion Icons in Music

This is not going to contain meat dresses or self-proclaimed “fierce” “divas,” not only because those chicks are clattered down with 72 stylists to just take a stroll in the park, but also because who cares? Talk about well-worn territory. 2013 style is not only generally pretty boring, but simultaneously gratuitously self-congratulatory. It’s my professional […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Grimy Goods Featured as Timbre's Music Blog of the Week!
Grimy Goods Featured as Timbre’s Music Blog of the Week!

For those of you music lovers that travel a lot, whether it be for work or leisure — unfortunately, there isn’t a Grimy Goods show list in every city (at least not yet). It’s probably difficult to find a great show in unfamiliar cities, especially if it’s a lesser known city. The past couple months […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Grimy T.V. Interview with Rainbow Jackson
Grimy T.V. Interview with Rainbow Jackson

Our special guest host, Al Scott of the Dead Ships is back again to host another segment of Grimy T.V. This time he gets down and dirty, (and we mean dirty) with fellow Echo Park rockers, Rainbow Jackson. All we can say about this interview (aside from the great looking men in it) is that […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Grimy T.V. Interview with Terry Malts

Bay Area/Los Angeles trio, Terry Malts are kickin’ out the jams with their sophomore album, Nobody Realizes This Is Nowhere, and let us tell ya it’s “Ooooh boy smelly.” With tequila as their drink of choice, you will not find any love songs on this punk record, but maybe some themes about people eating and […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Kera and the Lesbians Grimy Tv Interview
Grimy T.V. Interview with Kera and the Lesbians

On this special segment of Grimy T.V., we head to Bedrock L.A. for Echo Park Rising! Our guest host Al Scott of the kick-ass L.A. band, the Dead Ships gets up-close-and-personal with the lovely Kera of Kera and the Lesbians. Naturally, they talk about lesbians, as well as some other rad stuff such as a […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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4 Ways To Avoid Boob Sweat at FYF!

OMG … FYF is four days away! Are you ready? This here FYF post is for the ladies, particularly the ladies with boobs (no so much for the mosquito bites). If you’ve ever been to a hot summer music festival, you’re more than familiar with the perils of boob sweat. It’s supposed to hit the mid […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
FYF Fest Photos
5 Ways To Beat The Traffic at FYF FEST

FYF is less than two weeks away! While you prep your wishlist with the bands you want to see, in the hopes of no schedule collisions — we want to help make your FYF experience smooth-as-silk. Traffic in Los Angeles is world renowned for being a total bitch. Traffic in downtown L.A. is also a […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |