Best Concerts This Month

Hot Artist Alert: DeathByRomy brings the ‘Monsters’ to Moroccan Lounge this December

Rising goth pop star DeathByRomy revealed her debut full-length record, Monsters, this past September and it is fierce. The local artist exhibits a wide range of sounds on the album; it begins with Lana Del Rey-like ballads and moves into melodic pop tunes where the bass is turned up to eleven. She will be celebrating […]

Sing Along to HAERTS’ Anthemic New Record at the Moroccan on December 17

For a gut punch of empathy, check out the latest album from German duo HAERTS. The band has origins in Munich, but came to prominence in New York, where they are currently based. Their sophomore record came out earlier this year, and given its themes, New Compassion is an appropriate title. They will be playing […]

Celebrate All Things Floral With Valley Maker at Resident on December 11

Austin Crane, aka Seattle’s Valley Maker, is currently on tour, with a stop in LA planned for December 11th. He is on the road supporting his recent LP, Rhododenron, a floral release in more ways than one. Images of flowers and growth appear throughout the album, which itself is named after a genus of woody […]

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You have three chances to see The National — Hollywood Palladium, Santa Barbara Bowl

In case you’re thinking of something to do this weekend, look no further! One of our favorites – The National – are taking the Santa Barbara Bowl stage this next Saturday, Sept. 22. This show will immediately follow The National’s two-night stint at the Hollywood Palladium, Thursday, Sept. 20 and Friday, Sept. 21. Their latest […]

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55 Must-See Los Angeles Concerts This April

It’s Coachella month! With that said, concerts in Los Angeles are aplenty! So may Coachella performers will be taking the stage across intimate venues throughout L.A. Aside from Coachella, there also a ton of non-coachella acts playing shows in Los Angeles that you just can’t miss. Check out Grimy Goods’ selections for 55 Must-See Los […]

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55 Best Los Angeles Concerts this March!

Concerts in Los Angeles are springing into action this March! As the weather gets better, so do the shows. Take a look at Grimy Goods’ 55 Best Los Angeles Concerts this March! From the post punk sounds of Ice Age, to the angelic vocals of Billie Eilish, or the slick rhymes of Talib Kweli and the […]

Tennyson Celebrates Their Uh Oh! EP at the Roxy This Friday

This Friday, Canadian duo Tennyson will celebrate the release of their newest EP Uh Oh! live at the Roxy. It’s possible their tour wasn’t deliberately going to stop in LA on the date of release, but accident or no, the party that night at this iconic venue is guaranteed to be wild. Listen to “Cry […]

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50 Best Los Angeles Concerts of February — underground, mainstream, local acts

February in Los Angeles is bursting with a variety of live music from talented up-and-coming acts, as well as very well-known names. From hip hop, Americana, punk rock, electro pop, industrial techno and more — our selections for the best concerts of the month always feature the best shows from all genres. While we are […]

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35 Best Los Angeles Concerts of January: Spencer Ludwig, Thee Oh Sees, Lord Huron, Talib Kweli

We’ve compiled our list and show previews for the Best Los Angeles Concerts of January 2017. From up-and-coming independent acts to well-known artists, the best L.A. concerts of the month feature all genres: punk, hip hop, metal, post-punk, industrial, r&b, garage rock, electro pop and more. Catch rising acts such as Warbly Jets at The […]

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47 Best Los Angeles Concerts This December Featuring Stevie Nicks, Anderson .Paak, Riot Grill Fest with Le Butcherettes And More

Happy holidays Southern California music fans! December concert season is in full swing and stages across California will be aglow with diverse, magical sounds. From old-school influential artists such as Pere Ubu, Stevie Nicks, Pretenders and X to up-and-coming stars like Anderson .Paak, Body Language and The Japanese House — there’s a musical gift waiting to […]

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Best Underground Shows in Los Angeles This November

We listen to hundreds of bands each month that have shows coming up in and around Los Angeles. While the majority of these acts fall in the realm of lesser-known / underground acts, they are more than worthy of your attention. Many of the acts featured below are well on their way to being the […]

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47 Best Los Angeles Concerts This November Featuring Ty Segall, Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival, Monarchy and more

Rocktober may be coming to a close but there’s no room for sadness and concert withdrawals this November because there’s still a plethora of great live music to experience in Los Angeles and throughout Southern California. Check out living legend Morrissey at Bren Events Center in Irvine or transport yourself to the ’90s by seeing […]

55 Best Los Angeles Concerts This October featuring Miike Snow, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Beach Goth Festival And More

Rocktober is here and Los Angeles music fanatics can certainly raise a glass in cheers to that because this month is chock full of must-see live concerts. Rocktober boasts wickedly good double headers such as Young The Giant and Ra Ra Riot at the Greek Theatre, Black Rebel Motorcyle Club and Death From Above 1979 […]