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Ben Howard spreads magic at sold-out El Rey Theatre performance

I didn’t know very much about Ben Howard going into his show last Monday at the El Rey Theatre. I’d taken a quick listen to his latest album I Forget Where We Were and saw how quickly tickets were gobbled up to his one of two U.S. shows this month and was very intrigued. What […]

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Mark Lanegan Band spellbinds the El Rey with hauntingly beautiful performance

Mark Lanegan Exuding darkness in just about every way possible, Mark Lanegan put fans in complete awe last Sunday at the El Rey Theatre. From the dark stage lighting, to his signature haunting vocals and even his esoteric mannerisms — there was a murky cloud hanging over the stage at all times. It was as though Lanegan […]

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Win Tickets to Digitalism at the El Rey Theatre

German indie electro duo Digitalism are ready to take Los Angeles by storm with a headlining show at the El Rey Theatre on Saturday, November 8th – the final stop on their current U.S. tour. The duo have re-mixed tracks for The Presets, Daft Punk, and Cut Copy, just to name a few. They’ve also […]

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Win Tickets to Mariachi El Bronx at The El Rey Theatre

Before Mariachi El Bronx came to be, the Los Angeles band, The Bronx, had been playing for five years as a hardcore punk band. Mariachi El Bronx later came to be developed in 2007 as an alter ego, successfully creating their own exciting take on mariachi music. Since then, the five piece band has released three albums, […]

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Win Tickets to Delta Spirit at the El Rey Theatre

Southern California favorites, Delta Spirit are bringing their Americana infused indie rock to the El Rey Theatre on Thursday, October 30th. Delta Spirit are touring in support of their fourth full-length album, Into The Wide which was released on Sept. 9 of this year. We covered Delta Spirit this past summer at First City Festival, but we sure […]

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An Interview with Broods — their meteoric rise will continue with release of new album Evergreen

Just eight months ago, the New Zealand sibling synth-pop duo Broods was making their U.S. debut at Bardot’s It’s A School Night. This past Tuesday, they headlined the El Rey Theatre in front of a sold-out crowd to celebrate the U.S. release of their first full-length album Evergreen, which came out on these shores on […]

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King Khan & BBQ Show drip a rock ‘n’ roll sex sauce all over the El Rey Theatre

UPDATE: There are no photos of BBQ (Mark Sultan) because our photographer nearly got trampled to death after being pulled by her hair into the pit, chunks flying out and just about had her camera broken. She bailed asap! There was surprisingly no photo pit at this show.  Arish Ahmad Khan (King Khan) is one of the […]

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Win Tickets to Fink at the El Rey Theatre

The Bristol-based singer, songwriter, producer, guitarist, and DJ (he has a jam-packed resume!) Fink, will headline the El Rey Theatre on Saturday, October 11th! Fink is not only comprised by the frontman Fin Greenall, but Guy Whittaker (bass) and Tim Thorton (drums). The trio first gained recognition in 2007 with the single “This Is the […]

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Win Tickets to Meshell Ndegeocello at The El Rey Theatre

We last caught striking singer-songwriter and bass maestro, Meshell Ndegeocello, mesmerizing us with a memorable performance in 2012. Luckily the wait for another captivating show is over, as Meshell is set to headline the El Rey Theatre on Sunday, September 21, a much anticipated stop on tour in support of her new album, Comet, Come to Me – don’t miss […]

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Win Tickets to Owen Pallett at The El Rey Theatre

Photo by Wei Shi We first caught Canadian indie rock artist Owen Pallett in 2010 opening up for The National with his mesmerizing performance melding violin and programmed beats. Fresh off an extensive tour with Arcade Fire, Owen is now touring in support of his 2014 album release In Conflict.  His ‘power trio’ live lineup […]

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Win Tickets to Stiff Little Fingers at The El Rey Theatre

Belfast punk rockers Stiff Little Fingers have been kicking ass and taking names since 1977 and they will be doing just that at the El Rey Theatre on Wednesday, September 3.  The band has released some epic albums over the years, such as Inflammable Material and Nobody’s Heroes, and their newest release No Going Back […]

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Win Tickets to Hawthorne Heights at The El Rey Theatre

Ohio post-hardcore rockers Hawthorne Heights are hitting the road with The Hope Revolution Tour, alongside tour mates The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus. Hawthorne Heights’ most recent album release is the 2013 concept album, Zero, but the band is on tour to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of their debut album The Silence in Black and White, […]

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Win Tickets to Wild Cub at the El Rey Theatre

Nashville Indie dance pop cuties Wild Cub are coming straight from the massive Osheaga Festival in Montreal down to Los Angeles for a headlining set at the El Rey Theatre on Wednesday, August 6.  The band is on tour now in support of their debut album release Youth, featuring the head bopping track “Colour.”  Get […]

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