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The Best Los Angeles Pizza for Music Lovers

Life in Los Angeles can be hectic and often time music lovers find themselves going to various lengths just to catch their favorite local bands’ opening sets, relieve stress by dancing it up at a club, or simply hopping between shows and bars for a night out on the town. We do it because we love […]

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The 5 Best Los Angeles Bars to Celebrate New Year’s Eve

The pressure is often high to go all out on New Year’s Eve but sometimes hitting the over-packed clubs and subsequently long ass restroom lines, only to be confronted by a room full of douche bags trying to get laid is over-rated. Not to mention the alcohol price-gauging that often happens at these supposed hot, […]

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Staff Picks: Grimy Goods Best Albums of 2014

Sandra Burciaga — Founder / Editor-In-Chief 1. Death From Above 1979 — The Physical World (Last Gang Records / Warner Bros Records) It wasn’t an easy feat to get Sebastien Granier and Jesse F. Keeler back together to perform again, let alone cut another album, but I am so glad that they did. This new album […]

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Grimy Goods Best Concert Crowd Photos of 2014

As much as we love showcasing the fine work of our photographers’ brilliant concert photography, we also love sharing the photos they took of YOU! We’re talking about the fans that are out there every week in the frontlines getting lost in the moment. Some of you have graced our concert crowd photos numerous times […]

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Grimy Goods’ 30 Best Albums of 2014

  With so many spectacular full-length album releases this year, it wasn’t an easy task to narrow down our collective favorites to 30 albums. But we did it, and here they are! Check out Grimy Goods Best Albums of 2014! From punk rock to hip hop, electronic and folk — and everything in between, we […]

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Holiday Gift Guide: The Best of Holiday Band Merch

Pictured – Father John Misty “I Love You, Honeybear” Sweatshirt The fast approaching winter holiday season is nipping at our heels, and with that comes great gift giving responsibility. The shopping related anxiety that comes with picking those perfect gifts can prove a tad overwhelming sometimes. Where to turn you ask? Well, Santa ain’t got […]

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Stream Our 55 Best Songs of 2014 

It’s a daunting task, but someone’s gotta do it. Here we go … Grimy Goods 55 Best Songs Of 2014. We’ve spent weeks shuffling through our iTunes libraries and Spotify, reliving some epic show moments to deliver the songs that grabbed us the most this year. Some are full of that rock ‘n’ roll fury, while […]

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15 Fashion Lessons Learned in 2014

2014 was a wild ride in fashion. It seemed to be an “everything goes” mentality that said, “if you wear it enough it will become the next big trend,” and yet most missed the mark (see Pharrell’s Arby hat). Clearly some things are not meant to be popular; they’re too ridiculous, too obnoxious or just downright […]

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Ten Best Live Cover Songs of 2014

The Black Keys — Photo by Monique Hernandez Having been fortunate enough to see around 100 concerts in 2014, not to mention a good number of music festivals, I had the opportunity to see some musicians pull out some pretty bad ass covers during their live sets. After much deliberation, I’ve broken down my Top […]

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From hip hop to punk rock … The 10 Best Songs About Food

Thanksgiving is just around the corner! While it’s a time to give thanks, it’s also a time to be a glutton. “Merica has been barging it up since 1621 and nothing will stop us from the joys of heavy consumption and food comas. This year you may want to consider lowering your caloric intake (well, […]

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6 of the Most Overrated Musician Themed Halloween

Photo by MTV Style My opinions on the following may be deemed as cynical blurbs but I assure you that I do find all of these musical figures admirable in their own right. They are critical pieces in the pop and alternative musical lexicon but unfortunately they have been used up and overworked in troves […]

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6 Best Halloween Concerts in Los Angeles

What to do this Halloween in Los Angeles? If you’re asking yourself this question, we have a list of the best solutions. Sure, you can go to a club, bar or house party — and we’re sure they will all be a fun time, but there’s nothing like celebrating Halloween with a damned good concert. […]

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Top 10 Pre and Post-Show Eats in Los Angeles

While there is a vast and endless list of foodie haunts all over the great city of Los Angeles, a few stand out amongst the crowd as go-to spots for delicious post and pre-show eats. Because parking twice is a pain in the arse and we want to cater to all ye drunken concert heathens, […]

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