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Hot Band Alert: King Callis and Black Peace Invite You To Brunch

King Callis is the most notable member of North Carolina’s small Black Peace artist collective. On his lush debut mixtape Brunch (Food For Thought) he establishes the crew as a serious musical force, one with a keen ear for production and a palpable hunger for success. Throughout the tape, Callis’ beats are front and center; […]

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Win a Sub Pop Swag Bag of musical treats!

Homegrown in Seattle, Washington, Sub Pop was the record label of the 1980s that had the opportunity to sign uprising grunge bands like Nirvana, Mudhoney, and Soundgarden, respectively. After nearly 30 years, the label is still involved in helping artists push out their music to the world. Currently, Sub Pop is working with several contemporary acts including […]

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Attention Music Junkies! Win a Rdio Subscription!

Rdio is a top-notch subscription service that offers the perfect, personalized music listening experience. The amazing features include on-demand songs, albums, celebrity curated playlists and stations (you can even follow your favorite artists from Dam Funk to Death Grips) and online and offline listening from any device. So they’ve got all you iPhone, iPad, Android, […]

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Win A Rad Anti-Records Musical Swag Bag

Anti- Records is a diverse music label that boasts a wide variety of artists that span the spectrum of musical genres, from country to hip-hop to blues, but always soulful and true to their musical craft. Their roster includes artists such as Tweedy, Tinariwen, Son Little, Simian Mobile Disco, Title Fight, Dr. Dog, Blackalicious, Neko Case, […]

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Holiday Gift Guide: The Best of Holiday Band Merch

Pictured – Father John Misty “I Love You, Honeybear” Sweatshirt The fast approaching winter holiday season is nipping at our heels, and with that comes great gift giving responsibility. The shopping related anxiety that comes with picking those perfect gifts can prove a tad overwhelming sometimes. Where to turn you ask? Well, Santa ain’t got […]

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Hot Band Alert: Boolan – Debut single “Passenger” is a charming dream pop number

Watch out Los Angeles! Five piece indie dreampop outfit Boolan may be new to the scene, formed just earlier this year, but they are ready to bring down the house. The group is comprised of Andru Bautista (rhythm guitar), Patrick Maniquis (lead guitar), TJ Perez (drums), Juan Rodriguez (bass) and Selena Vernon (vocals). The band […]

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Win “Two Dudes” – The Big Lebowski Vinyl Soundtrack & Two Boots Pizza Pie

The Coen Brothers’ 1998 cult classic film, The Big Lebowski, starring Jeff Bridges as “The Dude” has spawned fans worldwide, conventions and even a pizza! Universal Music Enterprises and Two Boots Pizza (Echo Park) have teamed up with us to offer The Big Lebowski vinyl soundtrack and a large “The Dude” pizza pie! Prepare to […]

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30 Best Los Angeles Concerts This December

Angel Olsen – Photo by Monique Hernandez ‘Tis the season to be jolly! Why you ask? Well sure, holiday fever is already in full swing, but more importantly there are a ton of awesome shows that you won’t want to miss – from living legends like Chrissie Hynde and Fleetwood Mac to the best players […]

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Hot Band Alert: East LA’s The Bloodhounds dish up mouthwatering rock ‘n’ roll

If you had any fear that rock n’ roll was dead, don’t worry because all the things that you love about it are alive and kickin’ now that East Los Angeles four-piece The Bloodhounds have released their debut studio album, Let Loose!  via Alive NaturalSound Records. Power pop legend Arthur Alexander (Sorrows, The Poppees) produced this […]

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40 Best Los Angeles Concerts This November

 Iceage – Photo by Trish Reyes Rocktober is gearing up to go out with a bang and the month has been a whirlwind of spectacular and spooktacular shows. November may not be quite as jam packed as October but we are counting our lucky stars because there’s still a plethora of great concerts scheduled to […]

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