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Brazil’s legendary Caetano Veloso gives superb performance at Hollywood Bowl featuring Andrew Bird and Devendra Banhart

Trying our best to hold on to summer we headed to the Hollywood Bowl for a night of smooth sounds for the legendary Brazilian singer song-writer, Caetano Veloso. This icon went back to his roots performing mostly songs of his new album Abracaco (big hug) with touches of rock ‘n’ roll accompanied with a stellar cast of […]

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Jose James spices up Sonos Studio with intimate performance

This past Monday, the summer heat was eased with Sonos Studio‘s chill atmosphere that celebrated Blue Note Records 75th anniversary with a very private show featuring singer-songwriter Jose James. Discussing his fifth album While You Were Sleeping through a charming interview conducted by KCRW music director, Jason Bentley, the night turned into a perfect teaser to James’ new production. The very attentive crowd […]

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Full of joy and preaching the good love, Charles Bradley closes Twilight Concert Series at Santa Monica Pier

With dashes of summer still in the air and a perfect evening at the beach, the Twilight Concert Series at Santa Monica Pier has come to an end. If you didn’t attend, trust, you missed out Big Time! Going strong for 30 years, Twilight’s last show of the season was a hot, sweaty, and loving […]

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Living legend Lee “Scratch” Perry illuminates Santa Monica Pier

Between music legends and up and coming musicians, the Twilight Concert Series at Santa Monica Pier has been raging with talent.  This past Thursday with the rising moon and crashing waves, the Pier was vibing with music from Jamaica to Nigeria via Los Angeles. The night started with LA’s quickly rising afrobeat orchestra Mexico68 who […]

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Subsuelo sizzle Echo Park Rising with global sounds and basketball

The Global Rhythm Stage hosted by the Subsuelo crew and Golden Glue Mngmt was going off this past Sunday at Echo Park Rising. Attendees had a chance to musically travel all over the world without leaving Echo Park. The Subsuelo crew were on fire on this very hot day throwing down global sounds for all […]

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La Santa Cecilia enamour fans at Santa Monica Pier’s Twilight Concerts

Los Angeles sweethearts and Grammy winners La Santa Cecilia has been one of the most awaited shows at the Santa Monica Pier’s Twilight Concerts series. Their revolutionary lyrics filled with wit and stories portraying daily life have made an impact not just on music lovers but those in communities who identify with their messages in solidarity with […]

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Deer Tick rowdy the Echoplex with beer-spittin’ rock ‘n’ roll

The Echoplex was packed this past Thursday for a night of rowdy rock ‘n’ roll with heavy elements of folk, blues and country. The raucous boys of Deer Tick left their Rhode Island digs to embark on an epic tour performing tracks off their latest album Negativity (Partisan Records) along come classic heavy hitters that had the crowd […]

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Yuna Lights Up Twilight Concerts at Santa Monica Pier with Illustrious Sheen

The summer concerts have started and one of our favorite spots to feel the sun, ocean breeze with incredible music is the Twilight Concerts at the Santa Monica Pier.  Last night Yuna, a charismatic young singer from Malaysia, took over the stage and conquered the crowd with her soft vocals and soothing presence. Her music has dashes of […]

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Devo take the stage at the Wiltern costumeless while sitting on barstools

Devo, the legendary synthpop new wave band is currently traveling the US with the Hardcore DEVO tour dedicated to the memory of Robert Casale (AKA Bob2, one of the five original band members. The tour features experimental music that the band created between 1974-1977 in Akron, Ohio and a portion of the proceeds goes to Bob Casale’s […]

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Yann Tiersen live at the Fonda, a delicate yet powerful perfromance

The Fonda Theatre hosted a night of all kinds of lovely by having Yann Tiersen’s last stop on his U.S. tour promoting his latest album, Infinity. Tiersen is a French musician and multi-instrumentalist from the Brittany region of France. Often confused as a soundtrack composer, Tiersen’s music transports us to serene places through minimalist and precise notes. As […]

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Kelis and Son Little bring tasty soul & R&B to the El Rey

Since early evening last night, the El Rey Theatre was packed with a crowd waiting for R&B singer Kelis who’s long trajectory of music has gained her all kinds of fans. Opening up the evenin’gs performances at the El Rey was Anti Records freshest talent, Aaron Livingston aka Son Little. Effortlessly, Son Little happily dazed the audience with […]

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Hitting the stage late, but worth the wait — Gesaffelstein at Fonda Theatre

Los Angeles is getting lucky for a couple of days by having French techno DJ Mike Lévy, better known as Gesaffelstein, rocking the Fonda Theater. After a long wait going well past Gesaffelstein’s set time, the crowd was growing ancy and calling bull shit. Finally, Gesaffelstein showed up with his very slick and charming suit, cigar […]

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Rodrigo y Gabriela smolder the Hollywood Palladium with a proper guitar slaying

Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero, best known as Rodrigo y Gabriela, put on an smoldering performance last night at The Hollywood Palladium. With healthy lines going around the block of the Palladium, eager fans excitedly waited hours ahead of set time just to grab the perfect spot. From the moment Rodrigo y Gabriela set their feet on the […]

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