Tag Archives: alt-country

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Win tickets to Old 97s with Ha Ha Tonka at Fonda Theatre

Alt-country trailblazers, the Old 97s have been tearing it up since the 90’s and the band have a Los Angeles headline date scheduled for Thursday, March 30 at the Fonda Theatre! The Old 97s will be rocking out with their special brand of twang and soul in support of their new album, Graveyard Whistling. The […]

Adeline HOtel
Adeline Hotel Delivers Uniquely Brilliant Americana Record with It’s Alright, Just the Same

The first line of Adeline Hotel’s newest release, It’s Alright, Just the Same is a roundabout expression of devotion. “I’ve got time of yours to waste,” Daniel Knishkowy sings, “you don’t know it yet but just you wait.” The track, called “Oh Well,” is a tender ballad with a two-minute ending which I consider to […]

Ryan Bingham
An Interview with Ryan Bingham: Becoming a father, relationships, new tour and what it’s like being a cowboy in Los Angeles

Ryan Bingham has an unmistakable voice. It’s grungy and raw like truck tires on a gravel road and at the same time airy and crackling like a wise man telling stories on his back porch. He has a quiet way about him. His eyes are deep and caring and when he smiles, his entire face […]

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Scott H. Biram and Jesse Dayton bring the South to The Echo in Los Angeles

The Southern belles, dudes and Angelinos gathered around the front porch that we will just call The Echo in Los Angeles. The only thing missing was ma’s chili cookin in the kitchen, but the Budweiser was flowing in place of it. Scott H. Biram and Jesse Dayton brought the deep south to Los Angeles on […]

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Drive-By Truckers head to Downtown Los Angeles to headline The Regent

Drive-By Truckers have announced a headlining show date at The Regent in Downtown Los Angeles on Thursday, April 23rd. The band are bringing back to life their 2007 The Dirt Underneath Tour! If you’re familiar with the style of this tour, you already know it’s a gorgeous rarity you won’t want to miss. The tour will […]

Band of Horses plug in and blast pure rock ‘n’ roll at one-off Observatory performance

Indie / alt country rockers, Band of Horses played to a rapt sold out crowd at The Observatory in Santa Ana last night. Packed like sardines, the audience was treated to favorites and new tracks from their forthcoming album (no release date as of yet). They took the stage with an announcement from lead singer […]

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Band of Horses announce concert date at The Observatory in Santa Ana

Band of Horses have announced a headlining show date at The Observatory in Santa Ana on Wednesday, January 28th. As previously mentioned in our 16 Highly Anticipated Albums to be Excited for in 2015 feature, Band of Horses are set to release a new album this year. The band recently announced via their Facebook that […]

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Win tickets to Lucero’s SOLD OUT show at The Echo!

Grab your girl or grab your best friend, Memphis country punk-rocker Lucero are hitting the Echo this Sunday, November 16 as night one of their country hattrick at the intimate East side venue. As part of Lucero’s ‘By the Seat of Our Pants’ tour, hitting New York, Boston, Los Angeles and San Francisco — the dates […]

Olin and The Moon Residency at The Echo – Photos & Show Review – Jan. 17, 2012

For the last few years, alt-country band, Olin and the Moon have played a January residency at The Echo. I feel that it’s safe to say this residency has become a staple in kicking off the new year in the local Los Angeles music scene, and it’s quickly becoming an annual tradition. The event draws in the […]