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Grimy Goods’ Best Concert Photography of 2012 – Part One

A part of loving and understanding the greatness of music is not just pigeonholing yourself into one genre, but discovering and appreciating the creativity and craft of various musical styles. The photographers at Grimy Goods cover everything; from world music, electro and blues — to punk, garage, hip-hop and so much more — the Grimy […]

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Best Albums of 2012
Grimy Goods’ Best Albums of 2012

    They say variety is the spice of life, and the eclectic minds at Grimy Goods like to find the best music in all genres. A few of us got together to put together “Grimy Goods’ Best Albums of 2012” list, which as we all know, is never an easy task. We’ve narrowed our best […]

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Top 10 Hipster Shoes on the East Side – Popular Hipster Shoes

Top 10 Hipster Shoes on the East Side – Popular Hipster Shoes Are you guilty of dressing like a hipster? Living and playing in East Los Angeles, in cities such as Los Feliz, Silver Lake, Highland Park and Echo Park — you see a ton of hipsters everywhere. If you reside in those areas you’re […]

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Halloween in Los Angeles – Top 5 Places to Get Laid on Halloween

Halloween time is the sluttiest time of the year and as many of you Angelinos already experienced this past weekend, even the most inhibited of girls let out their inner slut with redundant beer maid dresses or sexy Disney characters. We also find men coming out from under their masks with a full jar of […]

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How To Have a Legit FYF Fest Experience

FYF kicks off tomorrow! Are you ready? We certainly are. If you’re new to FYF or just forgetful, below are some helpful tips to make the most out of yours and everyone’s FYF experience. Wear sunblock and plenty of it. There isn’t much shade in the L.A. Historic Park and while you’re at it, bring […]

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Grimy Goods’ Hottest Music Festival & Concert Babes of 2011

We haven’t done one of these “best of lists” since 2009! I don’t know why it didn’t happen in 2010 … perhaps we were too busy or there just weren’t a lot of babes out-and-about (yeah, right). Aside from the glorious amounts of live music — concerts and music festivals are also a great place to […]

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Grimy Goods’ Best Concert Photos of 2011

Oops we did it again … the esteemed photographers of Grimy Goods shot an abundance of rad concerts and festivals in 2011 crossing various genres. From indie, hip hop, metal, electro and more — our photogs were out covering an average of three-to-five shows a week. Frankly, I don’t think any other Los Angeles indie music blog covered […]

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Best Albums of 2011 – Musician, Skateboarder & Photographer Selections

Even with their super busy schedules and creative efforts, these guys still made time to listen to some new albums this year. It’s definitely not easy to put a Best Albums of 2011 list, especially when you’re not a music blogger or journalist with access to hordes of new music. But these guys made it happen. We […]

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Top 10 Best Record Reissues of 2011

Last year, I said the best thing about being a vinyl collector in this day and age is that everything is being reissued. Guess what? It is even more true now. With the reissuing of at least the top two or three records on the list below, I saved hundreds of dollars! And, with records […]

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Best Albums of 2011 – Grimy Goods Staff Picks

Well, here we are again — wrapping up another year of extensive album reviews and hot band alerts. Some albums we loved and some albums we hated, how about we just stick to the ones we loved (for now). One thing I absolutely LOVE about the Grimy Goods crew, is the extreme diversity of our tastes. Some […]

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