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Damien Rice to headline Greek Theatre L.A. as part of 2015 U.S. Tour

Damien Rice has announced a headlining show date the Greek Theatre on April 25, 2015. The Los Angeles date comes with a slew of additional North American tour dates making this his largest U.S. run in nearly a decade. Kicking of in Atlanta on March 31, Damien’s tour will take him all the way through […]

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Cold War Kids treat fans to an epic night of music at sold-out hometown show at The Observatory

The Cold War Kids came home last night to play to a sold out crowd at The Observatory. Surprisingly the crowd skewed younger than expected for a band that has been hard at work rocking fans since 2004. Seeing a plethora of younger fans demonstrates that CWK’s current, more masculine and guttural sound is finding an […]

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The Best Concerts in Los Angeles – November 17 – 23

This week’s show list is looking real good. On the indie / underground tip we have FKA Twigs, Deerhoof, Death in June, Cold Specks, The Bots, Kurt Vile, and many more rad acts coming through Los Angeles. Mainstream and more popular acts such as Cold War Kids, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Future Islands, Common, Sky Ferreira […]

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Reignwolf destroys the tiny Mint at Red Bull Sound Select’s #30DaysInLA

A few year’s ago we used to catch a Saskatoon shredder by the name of Jordan Cook performing at smaller venues such as The Viper Room and The Hotel Cafe. With a lusciously wild mane adorning his handsome face, Cook quickly grew quite the local following of ladies who would frequent his shows anytime he […]

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Get the ticket password for KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas 2014

The password for tickets to the 25th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas has been released. Like every year, if you want to purchase tickets to the coveted festival, you need a ticket password. This is not a presale password. This year the KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas will feature acts such as Bush, Rise Against and Royal Blood […]

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Video Premiere: Pasadena indie rockers, Ride The Wave share video for “A Little More”

Photo by Lisa Carlson From Pasadena, indie alt rockers, Ride The Wave have released the official video for their melodic new song “A Little More”. With a touch of cymbals and yearning vocals that give a sense of urgency to the tender guitar strings, “A Little More” is pleasantly melodic and sure to get stuck […]

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Slowdive give fans at the Theatre at Ace a magical night to remember

This past Sunday at the Theatre at Ace, indie veteran shoegazers, Slowdive graced Los Angeles with night two of their blissful two night string of performances. They were absolutely stunning, as beautiful and as majestic as the great theatre that housed their very performance. Not only did they leave the crowd in complete awe with twinkles in […]

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The Best Concerts in Los Angeles – November 10 – 16, 2014

Another week of phat pickings! This week’s concert show list is busting from the seams with some rad concerts. Red Bull Sound Select continues their #30DaysInLA series with performances by Death From Above 1979 and Run The Jewels, to name a few. We also have Tame Impala back in town as well as the Psychedelic […]

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Between two show reviewers: Courtney Barnett at Red Bull Sound Select #30DaysinLA

Courtney Barnett played the El Rey for the 4th night of Red Bull’s Sound Select #30DaysInLA series. After getting loads of Red Bull swag, munching on empanadas, and getting strung out on vodka Red Bulls (THERE WAS SO MUCH RED BULL) I bumped into fellow Grimy Goods contributor Mark Ortega. Below we discuss the shows […]

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Father John Misty announces tour dates with L.A. date at the Roxy in support of new album I Love You, Honeybear

Prepare to be charmed, Father John Misty has announced a headlining show date at The Roxy on Monday, February 9, 2015 with Guy Blakeslee (of The Entrance Band). The new show date comes with the announcement of Father John Misty’s forthcoming new album, I Love You, Honeybear which is set for release on February 10 […]

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