Tag Archives: la bands

Tennis System
Tennis System offers lots of fuzz and noise on new single “Shelf Life”

Once known for shutting down the venues they played with their raucous wall-of-sound, L.A.-based Tennis System has been Matty Taylor’s love-letter to loudness. Their latest single “Shelf Life,” the first from their upcoming third album Lovesick, continues that calling in spectacular fashion—spreading their noisy, melodic-shoegaze into a sprawling soundscape of crashing percussion and torn riffs. […]

More
Steven Ward |
New Video from Jen Awad Digs Into Tough Questions About Humanity; Announces Show at Levitt Pavilion

Soulful, powerhouse singer Jen Awad triggers our moral compasses with her latest video for “Bad People.” Thought provoking questions pop up throughout, as we follow Jen on her journey from innocent to good to bad. It’s a kitschy, bubbly tale played out by wild personalities, but if you watch closely, you’ll find questions buried within. […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
brass box
Brass Box Bring Their Shoegaze Mythology to the Echo for June Residency

If you plan on attending the Echo on Mondays in June, remember your earplugs—there will be noise. Local quartet Brass Box will be the month’s residency headliners, with an overflowing cast of supporting artists sure to worsen your tinnitus. This coming Monday will include Lone Priestess (which includes Kimi Recor of DRAEMINGS) and the dreamy […]

More
Zoe Elaine |
xoller
Xoller Releases Third Track ‘I Will Be Different’ Off Her Upcoming EP

And This Time It’s Personal Dream-pop artist Xoller has released another single into the ethers, and this time she says it’s the most honest she has ever been. ‘I Will Be Different From You’ is a dark, haunting ballad telling the story of a new love, crafted on the lies that we tell our partner […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Wallows at Fonda Theatre
Wallows charm adoring fans at packed Fonda Theatre gig

LA local band Wallows delivered a strong set of rock-n-roll to the loud adoration of their fans at the Fonda this past weekend. Before going their separate ways for the long weekend, Los Angeles’ hippest youth lined up for two days of Wallows at the Fonda. Wallows has been around on the local scene for […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Luci
Luci say “no-thanks” to knights in shining armor on new single “White Horse”

Luci is Ashley Maietta, McKail Seely, Ariana Tibi, three singer/songwriters who first came together after an impromptu harmony session in a North Hollywood apartment. Described as a modern version of Crosby, Stills, and Nash with the added bonus of Destiny Child’s pop-harmonies, Luci tip-toes between folk and pop with delicate care. “When we play in […]

More
Steven Ward |
sadgirl
SadGirl’s New Single and Upcoming Tour Amp Up the Nostalgic Heartache

There is something uniquely impactful about SadGirl’s music. From their retro vibes to their hard-as-diamond lyrics that sparkle with an air of sentimentality, the Los Angeles-based pop/rock trio are dripping with polished doo-wops and sultry confessions.  As the band gears up for  an upcoming tour and debut LP, they’ve also released “Miss Me,” a satisfyingly somber single that […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
jems
Alt-Folk Trio JEMs Overcome the Silence In Single “Like Myself” And Announce Album Release Show at Hotel Cafe

 Alt-folk trio JEMS has made their debut and we’re all on board with what they have to say. Messages delivered in a three part harmony cut through the silence and their single “Like Myself,” a song dedicated to empowering your true voice, is perfectly addicting: The girls waste no time, starting the song off in […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Alvidrez
L.A. based multi-instrumentalist Alvidrez tends her wounds on debut single / video “Red”

Los Angeles-based multi-instrumentalist Alvidrez and founding member of L.A. band Girl Friday, has shared the video for her debut single “Red,” a somber, guitar-blistering dirge that is delivered gorgeously via director Al Kalyk’s surreal vision. Playing to the melancholic scenery of a family home, Alvidrez offers her droning cries through the filter of noisily sharp […]

More
Steven Ward |
chaos chaos band
Chaos Chaos share infectious new single “Armed and Dangerous”

A spoonful of sugar laced with just a smidge of glitter and a hefty dose of caffeine, Chaos Chaos channel all the energy their name insinuates to produce infectious, bubbly music and eye catching music videos. Most recently, the band has pieced together an eccentric, playful music new single, “Armed and Dangerous.” Sisters Asya and Chloe Saavedra […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Page 2 of 1712345...10...Last »