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LUCI
LUCI Balances Hardwon Self-Love and Anxious Introspection on Debut EP “JUVENILIA” — Catch her TONIGHT, Monday Oct. 3 at Bardot School Night

New York-based LUCI has unveiled her inescapably thrilling debut EP Juvenilia and you can catch her performing it live tonight for Bardot’s School Night on Monday, Oct. 3. Across eight exhilerhating tracks, LUCI delves into the creation of a comprehensive self-portrait, one that oscillates between revelries in the beauty of self-expression and a raw weariness […]

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Matt Koelsch
Matt Koelsch Learns a Valuable Lesson about Temporary Love on his new single/video “Part Time Lover”

On his new single/video “Part Time Lover,” singer/songwriter Matt Koelsch learns a hard lesson about the dangers of temporary love. Over its jaunty rhythm comprised of buoyant guitars punctuated by sharp horns and strings he tells the story of getting involved with a woman who is already quite involved with someone else. Caught up in the […]

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Isabella Lovestory
Beyond LA: Isabella Lovestory Shares a New Song “Exibisionista” from Upcoming Album “Amor Hardcore” Coming Oct. 5

Honduran-born pop-reggaeton phenomenon Isabella Lovestory has shared a new single and music video for “Exibisionista” off her upcoming album Amor Hardcore out Oct. 5. With its industrial electronica and thrumming bass, the track is a coercive high-voltage banger at the captivating center of which is the bewitching Isabella herself. And in the music video, she […]

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N8NOFACE
N8NOFACE Releases Frantic New Music Video for “Doesn’t Count Here” — L.A. Date at The Hollywood Palladium with Cypress Hill on Oct. 29

N8NOFACE has released a new music video for his song “Doesn’t Count Here” from his album Homicide, he will also be performing at The Hollywood Palladium on Oct. 29 with Cypress Hill. If you’ve yet to be fully introduced to the fiercely genre-hopping ragers of the Los Angeles-based artist — buckle up — he doesn’t […]

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DeathbyRomy
DeathbyRomy returns with Away to drop the succubus-inspired pitch black rock track “I Kill Everything”

DeathbyRomy is back with another transfixing single and music video, sharing her recent team-up with producer Away to create the pitch-black rock track “I Kill Everything.” She actually first started to get the idea for the song after seeing a photograph of two girls in t-shirts that said “I kill everything I f**k” at a GG Allin concert. […]

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Mabe Fratti
Beyond LA: Mabe Fratti Shares New Single “No se ve desde acá” off Upcoming Album “Se Ve Desde Aquí” Out Oct. 14th

Guatemalan cellist and composer Mabe Fratti has unveiled a new song with the release of “No se ve desde acá,” the latest preview of her third album Se Ve Desde Aquí which will be released on Oct. 14. True to her flair for instrumental experimentation the song tweaks an expected cyclical structure of chorus-verse-chorus into […]

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Lyrics Born - photo by Mark Chua
Stream the Imaginatively Sensual New Single from Lyrics Born “Diamond Door” (feat. Princess Shaw)

Revolutionary MC Lyrics Born has returned with a new single and video for “Diamond Door,” teaming up with Princess Shaw for an elatedly funky track. Over the lush twinkle of acoustic riffs and upbeat drums the duo playfully and creatively allude to the song’s thinly veiled subject (i.e. pleasuring the one you love under the […]

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Danny G
Beyond LA: Danny G Sprints Through the Mistakes and Chases Dreams on New Single “Shameless”

Danny G is back with a new single “Shameless,” an upbeat mix of rock-pop designed to be the track you bump when you’re looking for a little pick-me-up. In essence, the song is a madcap run through your 20s in all their messy and confusing glory. Amidst its rapid drums and anxious energy, the Nashville-based […]

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San Cha
Stream San Cha’s Dreamy New Single “Enfrente de ti” — “Processions II” and “Processions III” EP Series Out Sep. 21

Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter and performance artist San Cha has released a new song “Enfrente de ti,” from her upcoming Processions II and Processions III EP series out Sep. 21. She will also be performing at LACMA on Sunday, Sep. 25 as part of the exhibition Lee Alexander McQueen: Mind, Mythos, Muse. On her new track, San Cha describes the very […]

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Seth Glier
Beyond LA: Watch the new lyric video for “Another Day in America” from Seth Glier

Massachusetts-born singer/songwriter Seth Glier has always used his folk-pop amalgamations to give voice to causes close to his heart and that’s nowhere as true than on his song and video for “Another Day in America.” The track is off his most recent album The Coronation where he meanders between both despair over the state of […]

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iLe
iLe is joined by Mon Laferte on her new single “Traguito” — New Album “Nacarile” Coming Oct. 21

Puerto Rican phenomenon iLe (Ileana Cabra) has shared a new single “Traguito,” announcing with it that her third album Nacarile will be out on October 21. She’s joined by Chilean singer/songwriter Mon Laferte leading to the kind of duet that only happens once in a lifetime. The new track also comes with a lyric video […]

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Omotola
Omotola Shares Ethereal New Track “The Weekend” — Catch her opening for Jaws of Love at their Silverlake Lounge October Residency!

Los Angeles-based Omotola is back with another enthralling single with the release of “The Weekend,” you’ll also have a chance to see her live when she opens for Jaws of Love at the Silverlake Lounge in Los Angeles in October. The new track follows previous singles “Hot Fuss” and “ITMOI” which introduced the world to […]

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The Mars Volta
The Mars Volta Return as Adeptly Experimental as Ever on Self-Titled Seventh Album

Whenever a band with avant-garde tendencies deep into its career even breathes the word “pop” when describing new music, there are some who worryingly batter around words like “compromise” in reply. But that’s just a sign of a lack of imagination — something The Mars Volta has never held in short supply, especially on their […]

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