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Nicole Atkins and The Black Sea Announce Tour Dates with LA Show at The Troubadour

We totally dug Nicole Atkins and The Black Sea this past September as one of the opening acts for Grimy Goods all-time fav, The Black Keys. Los Angeles, will once again be graced with the soulful blues-rockin’ voice and lively tunes of Nicole Atkins and The Black Sea as they headline The Troubadour on February […]

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Girl Talk Offers New Album, “All Day” as a FREE Download

The king of mash-ups, Girl Talk (aka Gregg Gillis) announced a slew of tour dates a couple weeks ago with the suspense of the arrival of his new album. Well, now that day has come for Girl Talk fans. Or at least that day has come for those who are able to download the new […]

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New Music: “Cullowhee Songs” by Electric Owls

Photo: Anna Thompson After receiving some major indie Blog love with their 2009 debut album “Ain’t So Bright,” the Electric Owls are set to release their new EP “Cullowhee Songs” on November 9th. The four-song EP jangles with that inviting sound of backyard instruments you’d hear at a country hoedown, except the Electric Owls add […]

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Lykke Li Offers New Single “Get Some” as a FREE Download

Lykke Li has been busy chopping up some tunes about love, lust and heartbreak (her usual theme) and is now ready to offer fans a taste of her new music. The new single titled a very flirty “Get Some,” features the title track “Get Some” with a B-side of “Paris Blue.” Both tunes are pretty […]

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Pretty Lights Offers FREE EP Download: “Glowing In The Darkest Night”

Colorado’s trip hop and break beats duo, Pretty Lights, has been making some serious sonic waves of buzz since their Coachella debut last year. Staying true to their promise of delivering three hot EPs in 2010, Pretty Lights are offering up the third installment of their EP trilogy, “Glowing In The Darkest Night” for FREE! […]

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Freelance Whales Release New Song “Enzymes” – FREE Download

New York’s oh-so-likeable ensemble, Freelance Whales have released a new song titled “Enzymes” via www.greenlabelsound.com. The release of “Enymes” came as a total surprise. The Freelance Whales had the track “originally mocked up on a laptop in the van, as a way of messing around with alternate time signatures.” They were just rehearsing this song […]

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New Video: “Slaughter House” by Infantree

One of our favorite LA bands, Infantree, has come out with a sick (and I mean that in both the cool and gross way) for their creepy song “Slaughter House.” If you’re a vegan or vegetarian or just hate the look of raw and red meat, this probably isn’t the video for you. Infantree just […]

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Hot Band Alert: “Ghost Fits” by Sisters – Debut Album Review

Neither brothers nor sisters, this Brooklyn duo creates rollicking, lazy-boned laments about days gone by. Once opener “The Curse” rattles to attention with rickety alternative-era guitars and youthful drum pats, the peg is as dead on as their Death By Audio ancestry. Core members of the collective that fostered a Brooklyn venue, effects pedal creations […]

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Outside Lands Announces DJ Lineup and Offers Free iTunes Sampler

Photo: Alex King At last year’s Outside Lands we found ourselves sweating our asses off in the Heineken DJ tent to Miguel Migs entire set. It was the most fun I had dancing at a music festival in a long time. This year Outside Lands brings you the Inspire by Heineken tent featuring some of […]

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FREE MP3 Download: Fitz & The Tantrums “MoneyGrabber”

I hope you all have your dancing shoes ready for Fitz & The Tantrums FREE show tomorrow with The Heavy at the Hammer Museum. I can’t stress enough what a kick ass performace Fitz & The Tantrums put on. Just check out our photos and review of their closing Spaceland residency show. It was off […]

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Hot Band Alert: Infantree (Free Album Download)

There’s a cool indie gem stowed away in the valley just waiting to explode. Back in May we caught a really great band by the name of Infantree open up for the The Besnard Lakes at the Troubadour in Los Angeles. Immediately they caught our attention with their eerie psyche folk, that at times can […]

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Miniature Tigers Offer Free MP3 Download and Announce Headling Tour Dates

Photo: Brandon Lee With some cooing lazy vocals driven by a fun Tetris-like electro beat, New York indie rockers, Miniature Tigers are about to explode with their new album “Fortress.” With the album coming at you July 27 by way of Modern Art Records, the boys are offering up a free download of their teaser […]

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Download “Dear Author” from the Upcoming Darker My Love Album “Alive As You Are”

Darkey My Love’s forthcoming album “Alive As You Are” is hitting US soil on August 17, 2010 via Dangerbird and it is sounding all sorts of fuckin’ great. Cutting the fat off the psychedelics and echoing distortion, these guys are blending some luscious aural waves of pleasure from late 60s inspired folk all the way […]

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