Head in the Clouds by Steven Ward
Head in the Clouds day 2 kept the energy high and fans full of joy with The Linda Lindas, Niki, Keshi, Luna Li and more

Day two of Head in the Clouds sought to top the impossible energy of day one with a lineup that included the likes of Los Angeles’ own hometown rockers The Linda Lindas and Indonesian powerhouse Niki. It also highlighted many of the younger artists and bands that have emerged in recent years. On the 88 […]

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Head in the Clouds by Steven Ward
Head in the Clouds ends a festival drought at the Rose Bowl with a celebration of Asian culture, music, and food

For many, the two-day celebration of Asian music, culture, and food that was Head in the Clouds was the first music festival they’d attended since before the pandemic. The event, started by 88 Rising founder ​​Sean Miyashiro, sought to bring only the best in Asian music to the stage, its lineup spanning genres. Between its […]

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Extend spooky season with The Songery’s new EP “spooky vibes”

The Songery has unveiled an experimental new project just in time for all those reluctant to let go of Halloween season with the release of their spooky vibes EP. Inspired and created while streaming on Twitch, the six-track EP is a collection of eerie loops and improvised songs that Alexandria Leon, the creative mind behind […]

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Beach House announce new album Once Twice Melody, tour with Los Angeles Date at The Greek

Beach House have announced a Los Angeles concert date at the Greek Theatre! Touring in support of their new album Once Twice Melody, the beloved dream pop band will arrive in L.A. on April 9, 2022 at the Greek Theatre. Tickets to Beach House at the Greek Theatre L.A. go on sale to the general […]

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San Cha Releases Soul Freeing Single “Oveja Negra” Featuring La Doña

Blurring art with reality, and passion with perseverance, L.A. based singer/songwriter San Cha has dropped her emotional and beautifully nostalgic new single, “Oveja Negra” featuring La Doña. The new tune is a collision of culture and modern inclusivity, blending quintessential Hispanic culture, sound and visuals that San Cha holds dear, while at the same time, […]

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Angélica Garcia Visits the Past In Her New EP ‘Echo Eléctric‘

Pulling deep from within and looking backwards to produce something new, Los Angeles-based artist Angélica Garcia entangles tradition of the past with a modern musical landscape in her exhilarating new EP, Echo Eléctrico, available digitally or on cassette tape. The five-song EP takes classic folk songs from Hispanic and Latin American culture and drenches them […]

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Mysterious Sun Atlas Re-Release Hit Single with mysterious video — New Album out Nov. 5

An obscure hit in June, 2019, Sun Atlas dropped their single “Grand Theft,” on limited-release vinyl via Mocambo Records. Quickly selling out, the mysterious band returns to their mystifying single as the jumping off point of their new record, out this time via Bloodstream on Nov. 5. “Little is known about the ensemble that is […]

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Milquetoast & Co. mark their return with the sublime instrumentation and radiant Americana of “Shiny (little) Mind”

A declaration is made at the start of Denver-based sextet Milquetoast & Co.’s new album Shiny (little) Mind — one that hones in on the band’s own tumultuous road that led them where they are today. Originally formed in Boston where they self-released three EPs that pinned down their love of jittery Americana that blended […]

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Yves Tumor at Outside Lands - Photo by Tom Dellinger
Outside Lands Day 3 Highlights: Yves Tumor, Goth Babe, Kehlani and more

On Sunday, Outside Lands wrapped up their three-day festival with another day of stellar performances that culminated with sets from Tame Impala and Kehlani. In yet another instance where Outside Lands booked an artist that is a radical departure from most of the lineup, an early set on Sunday was with Cam who is a […]

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Ellise taps fairy tales on her dark-pop ballad “Sandman”

Los Angeles-based singer, songwriter, and producer Ellise is no stranger to using her hyper dark-pop to explore the rougher edges life has to offer, and her song “Sandman” dives right into it. A sonorous ballad that combines Ellise’s ethereal vocals with a haunting soundscape of concussive beats, the “Sandman” presents a visceral peek into the […]

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