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Hot New Music: Stream Crescendo’s new song “Repulsor” off forthcoming sophomore LP “Unless”

With an affinity for all things romanticism, science fiction, imagination, and self-reflection, Los Angeles trio Crescendo have shared a nostalgic new song titled “Repulsor”. The song comes from the band’s forthcoming sophomore album, Unless. With a sweet sound that reminds you of 80s shoegaze and new wave, Crescendo’s “Repulsor” dazzles with tender vocals and transcending […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Watch Pr0files new Bob Dylan-inspired video for “Empty Hands”

Not too long ago, the LA duo Pr0files, comprised of Lauren Pardini and Danny Sternbaum shared their delicious new song “Empty Hands.” Now Pf0files have brought the song to life with a Bob Dylan-inspired video for the track. Shot on a blistering 110-degree day in the barren desert of Joshua Tree, the video features Pardini and […]

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Stream Warpaint’s new song “I’ll Start Believing”

Warpaint has shared a brand new song titled “I’ll Start Believing”. Just a few week ago, the LA band revealed the studio recording for “No Way Out (Redux)” which elated fans and left them craving more new jams. Now, the ladies have delivered on their promise with “I’ll Start Believing”. Heavy with guitars and a […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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With their new album “Control”, Milo Greene ditch folk for pop with mixed results

In the future, published work deconstructing the indie years by whatever contemporary author most appropriately embodies Chuck Klosterman (Working title: Festivals, Molly and Polka Dots,) there will be a chapter entitled “What Mumford & Sons Hath Wrought.” That chapter will, among other things, try to pinpoint when Mumford was excitingly relevant (Tiny Desk Concert, Little […]

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Hot Band Alert: Flames of Durga — like two maenads taking part in a rite of delirium

Like two maenads taking part in a rite of delirium, twin sisters Beah and Cecilia Romero of the new East Los Angeles band, Flames Of Durga sure know how to put on an impressive rock show. Not only do these fierce brunettes deliver those early female punk vibes (think Babes In Toyland and Bikini Kill), but they’re […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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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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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Watch Corners’ twisted new video for “The Spaceship”

Just a few week’s ago, Echo Park-based Corners released their stunning nine-track full-length record, Maxed Out on Distractions. Rich in haunting synths with the dark sounds of the 80s post-punk era, these good ole East Side boys have done well for themselves with this new record. Released on October 7 via vinyl and CD via Lolipop […]

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Listen to P L a N E T S’ New Single “Can’t Go Back”

P L a N E T S – Photo by Zb Images Los Angeles’ psych rock theater collective, P L a N E T S have been slaying it live with their hair-raising performances at their Halloween themed residency at the Satellite. Yesterday’s show, TheDarkWoods: Abduction, was particularly special.  At the end of their set, a paper explosion […]

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Listen to The Dead Ships’ new single “Canyon” — produced by Brendan Canning of Broken Social Scene

Prepare to shake, shake, shake. Local indie rock heroes, The Dead Ships have released their new single “Canyon”. In true Dead Ships fashion, “Canyon” has that serious addictive shake appeal. With fiery guitars and steady charging drums, “Canyon” will have you rattling your bones and singing along the the catchy chorus. The song definitely has […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Watch Kera & The Lesbians’ thrilling new video for “Snakes”

BTS photos by Leonard Drorian Kera & The Lesbians have released a very high-end and beautifully done video for their entrancing song, “Snakes.” For such a powerful and eerily seductive song, you best believe the video is just as mentally intoxicating. Directed by Sinziana Velicescu and Michael Delaney with photography direction from Lonnie Francisco, the […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Top Emerging L.A. Bands to Keep an Eye on in 2014 (Part 2)

Yesterday we posted part one of our “top emerging L.A. bands to keep an eye on in 2014” and after careful consideration, we’re now ready to share part two of our prospects. There are a lot of talented and unique bands in Los Angeles that are on the rise and each of them deserve a […]

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Top Emerging Los Angeles Bands to Keep an Eye on in 2014

While we said our goodbyes to our best albums and shows of 2013, we welcome the new music experiences that 2014 has in store for us. With a new year, comes new talent on the rise. What Los Angeles bands / artists will come-up in 2014? Who will make it “big” (whatever that means). While […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
2009 Eagle Rock Music Festival – FREE

It’s going to be a fun-filled weekend in LA with all sorts of events going off. Saturday being the focal point of fun! Aside from the highly anticipated Venice Beach Skate Park opening, and the 5th Annual Johnny Ramone Tribute, the Eagle Rock Music Festival will also be going off this Saturday, Oct. 3. Each […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |