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Premiere: illiterates make thrashin’ call for revolution with new single “My Enemy”

illiterates waste no time thrashing to the point with their new single “My Enemy.” In true punk fashion, the track is hard, fast and loud. It bangs with manic drums, fierce guitar riffs and it gets super weird around the 40-second mark. You may feel a bit disoriented for a few hot seconds, but “My […]

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Tarfest Music and Art Festival returns as the must-visit, multi-cultural event of the fall

The sixteenth annual Tarfest Music and Art Festival returns to the La Brea Tar Pits Park on Saturday, September 22, bringing with it a host of entertainment and deliciousness for all ages. Thanks to non-profit Launch LA, along with support from sponsors and the local business/art community, the event is once more open to all-ages […]

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Get Caught Overheating With Fever Feel Tonight at Harvard and Stone

If your favorite Beatles song is “Revolution 9,” then you’ll love Fever Feel. Even if you have little respect for that comparison, keep reading—the Canadian three-piece is creative in the best ways. The band has a self-titled album due out next week, on September 14th to be exact; get a first look at their psychedelic […]

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Wayne Kramer of the MC5 announces “Kick Out the Jams” 50th Anniversary Tour — LA Show at John Anson Ford Theatre

There’s only a handful of bands that give me goosebumps when I hear their opening riffs, and one of those bands are the MC5. Co-founded by revolutionary guitarist Wayne Kramer, MC5 delivered punk ‘n’ blues with a powerful message. They went against the grain and weren’t afraid to shout their anti-establishment lyrics. For those reasons, they […]

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slothrust
Slothrust share slammin’ new single “Planetarium” — LA date at Lodge Room

Thrashin’ at the speed of light, Slothrust have shared a wild new track tilted “Planetarium.” The track rips and roars with ripe guitar licks and some slammin’ bass lines. While the song sounds like a good time, there’s actually a heavy message hidden beneath those enticing cymbals and strums. Slothrust are on tour with in […]

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young creatures
Premiere: Young Creatures Demand Answers on New Single “Something I Don’t Know”

What’s worse: living in ignorance or knowing that there’s something you don’t know? Young Creatures have an existential crisis over this question in their brand new single, premiering today exclusively on Grimy Goods. Listen to “Something I Don’t Know” below. The local trio has shuffled around the city for years, exposing Angelenos to their lighthearted, […]

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Premiere: Dream Phases Show Maturity on New Single, “To Walk Away”

When I spoke to Brandon Graham a few months ago, he hinted at a plethora of upcoming material from his relatively new project, Dream Phases. Today, an album cycle is supposed to last months, where bands must coordinate social media campaigns with new assets all while playing live shows too. Graham throws all that out […]

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Cassandra Violet
Premiere: Cassandra Violet delivers a cheerful “fuck you” in new video

Good times painting the town red or sparkles masked in sorrow? Cassandra Violet has released the video for her bubbly, soulful track “Drinking Song.” The song is infectiously delicious with a funky jazz vibe. Its nostalgic tone is full of “oooo’s” and ohhhhh’s” and plays the perfect soundtrack to Cassandra Violet’s questionable night out in […]

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EVE 6
Eve 6 announce Los Angeles show at The Regent

Eve 6 have announced a Los Angeles show date at The Regent in Downtown LA on Saturday, December 1. The special performance is part of Eve 6’s 20-year anniversary tour for their self-titled debut album which features hit songs “Leech” and “Inside Out. Relish in some 90s goodness and stream them both below! Tickets to […]

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oey Dosik at Troubadour
Joey Dosik brings his delectable soul to the Troubadour for stunning record release show

August 24th marked the release of the official debut full-length album from LA-native Joey Dosik, whose wonderfully delectable soul and instrumental dexterity has been bubbling underneath the surfaces for a few years as a frequent collaborator of the equally dextrous and unbridled funk tinkerers Vulfpeck. He and about ten musicians, including a full string section, […]

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