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MARRIED AT THE GRAMMYS
I got married at the GRAMMYS — two L.A. women share their amazing experience

So what’s it like to get married at the GRAMMYS in front of the music industry’s biggest names along with 28.5 million viewers (including Pharrell’s hat). We receive a lot of nice emails and Facebook messages from our readers, but it isn’t often we get a message from an avid Grimy Goods reader that got […]

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4 Things That Sucked About the 2014 GRAMMYS

Photo: Kevork Djansezian, Getty Images (3) Of course we can make this list much longer, but that would just take far too much negative energy. Needless to say, there are some pretty awful things that happened at last night’s 2014 GRAMMY Awards, and we’re not just talking about Pharrell’s hat. Check out below, 4 things […]

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Fresh in ’14: This Year’s Most Anticipated Hip Hop Projects

Black Hippy — Photo by Ryan Bussard for Grimy Goods 2013 was a year of highs and lows in the world of hip hop, mixed with a bunch of other questionable antics, forcing fans to consider whether hip hop culture was on the brink of a nose dive. The term “ratchet” officially entered into the […]

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Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros Wins a Golden Globe

Whoa! It looks like L.A.’s local favorite indie-folk hippie, Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros has won himself a Golden Globe! Ebert won a Golden Globe for best original score for the motion picture “All Is Lost”. Not only was this Ebert’s first nomination ever, but it’s also his first win (obviously). […]

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Top Emerging L.A. Bands to Keep an Eye on in 2014 (Part 2)

Yesterday we posted part one of our “top emerging L.A. bands to keep an eye on in 2014” and after careful consideration, we’re now ready to share part two of our prospects. There are a lot of talented and unique bands in Los Angeles that are on the rise and each of them deserve a […]

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Top Emerging Los Angeles Bands to Keep an Eye on in 2014

While we said our goodbyes to our best albums and shows of 2013, we welcome the new music experiences that 2014 has in store for us. With a new year, comes new talent on the rise. What Los Angeles bands / artists will come-up in 2014? Who will make it “big” (whatever that means). While […]

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Is the 2014 Coachella line-up going to be announced daily?

  UPDATE: THE COACHELLA 2014 LINE UP HAS BEEN ANNOUNCED! CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE OFFICIAL LINE-UP POSTER! UPDATE: Jan: 7 at 5:31 p.m. — Now this is more our speed! Coachella has shared Motorhead via their Twitter and Facebook! Check it out here! UPDATE: Jan. 7 at 10:55 a.m. — Coachella has shared via Twitter […]

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Biggest Music Douches of 2013

The music industry has a plethora of douche bags, but some truly stand out with their outrageous personalities. After doing some fine crowd-sourcing, we came up with a list of the biggest music douches of 2013. Yes, there’s plenty more names that should be on this list, but the five musicians below are the crème […]

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15 of the Best Music Videos of 2013

2013 revealed a variety of music videos that showcased the creative talents not only of the musicians, but the cinematographers and creative minds behind the lens. From short films, interactive videos and comedic WTF vids, below are Grimy Goods’ 15 selections for the best music videos of 2013. What were your favorites? 1. QUEENS OF THE […]

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From Chris Cornell’s Custom Harley to Hanging with Imagine Dragons, IfOnly Makes it All Happen

Everyone values a one-of-a-kind experience and our friends at IfOnly are making that happen for people all over the world. Whether you love watching your favorite bands perform live, and wish you could hang out with them, or  maybe you consider yourself a mega-foodie hoping to connect with your favorite celebrity chefs, IfOnly makes all […]

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