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White Denim Showcase Their Talent and Technical Abilities With Nearly Non-Stop Performance at Teragram Ballroom

White Denim are a group of incredibly talented and technical musicians. Their latest album, Stiff, and live improvisation skills are a testament of their abilities. Heavy leading bass lines and intricate guitars filled the Teragram Ballroom on Thursday night to a nearly sold-out room. Between songs and jam sessions the band left little room for […]

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Weezer return to the sunshine of their youth with tenth studio album, “The White Album”

Weezer has been making music for a long, long, long time–so long that I haven’t known a world without a Weezer album. Their self-titled debut was released three days before I was born and they’ve been pedaling out their audacious take on rock nonstop ever since. But within that massive discography, it’s always been the string of […]

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Dengue Fever Bring Newly Expanded Cambodian Pop, Psych Rock Sound to The Regent Theater

Cambodian New Year isn’t until next week but Dengue Fever was already celebrating at The Regent Theater in downtown Los Angeles this past Saturday. Founded by brothers Ethan and Zac Holtzman more than a decade ago, the band continues to rock forth with their fifth album, The Deepest Lake, and are currently touring in support […]

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Kevin Morby drops new video for “Dorothy,” plays Bootleg Theater in June

Singer-songwriter Kevin Morby wowed us at FYF Fest last year and we’ve been anxiously awaiting new tunes from him ever since. Morby has delighted us with a new video for the song “Dorothy,” which comes off his upcoming album Singing Saw, due out April 15 via Dead Oceans. In the video, Morby walks down a […]

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An Interview with Seth Bogart: new solo album, collaborations and Feeling the Bern

Former frontman for Hunx and His Punx and Gravy Train!!!! Seth Bogart is busting back onto the Los Angeles music scene with his brand spankin’ new solo, self-titled album, which drops February 19th via Burger Records. You’d be hard pressed to find someone with as much on stage charisma and cheeky charm as Bogart, which […]

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Mike Snow to headline Fonda Theatre and Pappy & Harriet’s

As part of Mike Snow’s extensive North American Tour, the band will also headline two Coachella sideshow dates. Miike Snow will perform in Los Angeles at the Fonda Theatre on Wednesday, April 20th. Additionally, the trio will also hit the starry desert for an intimate date at Pappy & Harriet’s on Thursday, April 21st where […]

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Hot Artist Alert: Omar Velasco Steps Into the Spotlight with New Album “Golden Child” and Bootleg Residency

Omar Velasco has toured with Jonathan Wilson and A Fine Frenzy, as well as having opened for Tom Petty, Wilco and Neil Young and now the talented singer-songwriter is stepping into the spotlight with his beautifully arranged debut Golden Child, which you can stream and purchase via Bandcamp. He’ll be showcasing the ten brand new tracks at […]

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!!! (Chk Chk Chk) share new songs “Ooo” and “Bam City”

!!! (Chk Chk Chk) are ready to move and groove you with the release of two new songs and one new video. Today the band has shared two songs that will definitely get your tail feather shaking. You can stream both “Ooo” and “Bam City” below, as well as watch their quirky DIY new video […]

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Glass Animals laid down the heavy “peanut butter vibes” to a passionate crowd at The Observatory

Hear a chirp. A buzz. A cricket. Fog. Palms. Green darkness. Erie. This is the jungle. Hear the roar. It’s the roar of the crowd for Glass Animals. Last night English indie psych-pop band, Glass Animals brought their infectious music to Orange County. Their single “Gooey” from last year’s release, Zabba, seems to have taken over the […]

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An interview with The Vitals — New EP, new “Pigskin ” video, UK Tour

Los Angeles trio The Vitals have concocted a magical elixir of atmospheric rock infused with both dreamy and heavy sonic elements that make up their latest release, a four-track EP entitled Gold Night. When asked about what the band does in their time away from music, singer/guitarist Kate Strand divulges: “There isn’t much time left […]

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