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55 Best Los Angeles Concerts this October

Duran Duran Rocktober is sweeping music venues all across Los Angeles this October. This cornucopia of concerts is the perfect opportunity to dance until you drop, headbang until it hurts, and groove until you just can’t groove no more. There are no genre boundaries or limits this month either. From diverse music festivals such as […]

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41 Best Los Angeles Concerts This September

Riothorse Royale Summer concert season’s end may be nigh but September is jam packed with must-see shows! Legendary artists such as Grace Jones, AC/DC, Gary Numan and The Who are reclaiming their on stage glory. Local acts like Veronica Bianqui and Riothorse Royale are gearing up for rockin’ residencies all month long. There are even […]

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The 43 Best Los Angeles Concerts This August

Quantic Summer ain’t over just yet, so we at Grimy Goods highly suggest that you take advantage of all the amazing live music experiences that still await you this August. There’s plenty to look forward to – from the badass neighborhood block party Echo Park Rising to wildly fun festivals like Berserktown II, and Riot Grill Fest […]

Hot Band Alert: Sand Babes Premiere New Song “Carousel” From Forthcoming EP

Echo Park’s Sand Babes may be fairly new to the local music scene but already they are bringing a bright sense of honesty to their music as they begin to hone and craft their dreamy psychedelic sound. The band will be releasing their self-titled debut EP in full on August 5th but we are stoked […]

Hot Band Alert: Little Wolves—LA indietronica duo dishes out addictive tracks from new Savage EP, produce by RAC

Los Angeles indietronica duo Little Wolves, composed of Sam Jacob (of Tapioca and the Flea) and Ronnie Watson, have come out of left field with some seriously addictive jams on their new EP Savage. With personal lyrics, 80s synth leads and pulsating rhythms that are thoroughly ingrained into your brain and body, Little Wolves will have you pressing […]

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Hot Band Alert: White Reaper—Debut LP is a smashing mix of high energy punk and pop

Straight out of Louisville, KY and keeping it real…real loud and badass, is four-piece outfit White Reaper. These barely 20-somethings are charging right out of the gate with a smashing mix of high energy punk and pop on their debut full-length album White Reaper Does It Again, available July 17th on Polyvinyl Records. Their powerhouse […]

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Hot Band Alert: NEONHEART—A radiant combination of synth-pop ballads and dance jams

Sometimes people find each other, a spark is lit, and they make beautiful music together. In the case of Los Angeles synth-pop duo NÉONHÈART, thanks to a meeting via a mutual friend, what originally started as a producer-for-hire arrangement quickly turned into a full-fledged band. The duo comprised of songwriter/composer HAOO and singer-songwriter Christina O’Connor […]

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The 40 Best Los Angeles Concerts This July

Death Hymn Number 9 Summer is in full swing and with that comes a smorgasbord of live concerts to see. From moshing to the old-school and new-school punk sounds of The Vandals and Death Hymn Number 9 to getting your interpretive dance on to the alt-electronic jams of Son Lux and Nortec Collective: Hiperboreal to throwing back to […]

Devo: More than a One Hit Wonder – An Interview with Evie Nagy, Author of Devo’s Freedom of Choice (33 1/3 Book)

After reading author and journalist Evie Nagy’s “Devo’s Freedom of Choice” (part of the 33 1/3 Book Series) it’s crystal clear that there is more to ’80s New Wave/nerd rock pioneers Devo than meets the eye. Beyond their notorious fame for commercial hit “Whip It” there is a band with a complex history of struggles […]

From London to LA: Running Secret Gigs Around The World – An Interview with Rafe Offer of Sofar Sounds

Sofar Sounds Co-Founder Rafe Offer I can’t even remember how I heard about Sofar Sounds but the volunteer-run music organization that boasts secret gigs in 100+ cities around the world is no doubt fulfilling their mission of bringing the magic back to live music. And, well, they had me at secret gigs. While the advance […]

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The 40 Best Los Angeles Concerts This June

Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters June gloom? Nah, I don’t think so. At least not when it comes to the wide array of fabulous must-see concerts in Los Angeles this June. This month’s round up features several boss shows, from local hip-hop legend Aceyalone to pop guru Brian Wilson to garage-psych upstarts Cosmonauts – […]

Win Tickets to the Los Angeles Vegan Beer & Food Festival at the Rose Bowl Stadium

Love good beer, food and music? Then look no further! The Los Angeles Vegan Beer & Food Festival is back, and this time they’re setting up camp at the Rose Bowl Stadium infield on Saturday, May 16th.  Pack up those picnic blankets and come thirsty, hungry and ready to dance! All guests receive a souvenir glass […]

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An Interview with Ben Plant of Miami Horror: we talk new album, the secret to kickass collaborations, Grand Theft Auto

It’s been too long, yes too damn long! Five long years to be exact since Aussie electronic group Miami Horror released their hot debut, 2010’s Illumination, and while it has stood the test of time we are stoked to hear new music from them. Their follow up full-length All Possible Futures just dropped via Haven Sounds/Dine […]