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LP gives an ecstatic on anthemic single "Goodbye"; album "Churches" out Oct. 8
LP gives an ecstatic “Goodbye” on anthemic new single — album ‘Churches’ out Oct. 8

LP has shared the fourth single from their upcoming album Churches with the release of a music video for “Goodbye,” a soul-soothing and cathartic new track that taps into the singer/songwriter’s penchant for big folk-pop anthems. Between its euphorically buoyant medley and LP’s characteristically piercing wails, “Goodbye” soars ecstatically as a purifying act — one […]

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Benjamin Carter releases vulnerable new single “Time Again” — LA date at Resident

After releasing just two singles in 2020, Los Angeles artist Benjamin Carter let the first half of 2021 simmer before releasing his first single of the year, “Time Again.” In his new song, Carter establishes a sense of vulnerability and truth as he tries to find himself through his pursuit of music. Also the first […]

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Los Angeles Band Aparte’s Biting New EP is a Post Punk Paradise
Los Angeles Band Aparte’s Biting New EP is a Post Punk Paradise

Edgy, pointed and with much to say, L.A.’s Band Aparte leaves listeners with clear feedback on where they draw a line in the sand when it comes to what they see as unhealthy and neurotic in today’s society. Their new EP, ‘Spring/Summer EP No.1 2021’ is a dark, alluring cross section of post punk goth […]

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Egg Drop Soup performing at El Cid in Silverlake
Photos: Egg Drop Soup, Broken Baby and Moonfuzz shatter pandemic ceiling with rockin’ show at El Cid

Egg Drop Soup, Broken Baby and Moonfuzz just shattered that pandemic ceiling with a blistering rock show at El Cid in Silverlake. Celebrating their 7″ vinyl split release with fellow L.A. band Broken Baby — the bands were also just playing to play! It’s been over a year since either band has played at a […]

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The Marias
On their stellar debut “Cinema” The Marías dazzle and enthrall with the warmth of their romance for life

On Cinema, the stellar debut album of Los Angeles-based vintage crooners The Marías, it is the distinctive ebb and flow of emotion between the band’s central duo/couple (María Zardoya and Josh Conway) that makes their mix of Latin pop, psychedelic-soul, and jazz leanings that much more enthralling. It’s what powers the dynamo of delicious sensuality, […]

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NJOMZA
NJOMZA’s new EP LIMBO is the ideal seductive listen

LA-based singer NJOMZA drops her latest atmospheric, soulful EP LIMBO. This hypnotizing 7-track offering touches on love and heartbreak through NJOMZA’s lush and tender tone. Her name translated means ‘something new that has just been created’ and the EP showcases a new growth within, as she becomes a more self-assured person. The release features some […]

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On "American Cockroach" Deap Valley give the finger to the bastards trying to keep you down
On “American Cockroach” Deap Valley give the finger to the bastards trying to keep you down

Deap Valley (Lindsey Troy and Julie Edwards) open their new EP American Cockroach with a desperately simple request: a modest prayer on opening song “Give Me a Sign” carried aloft the duo’s potently conjured melancholy. The woozy ballad is the only moment of calm from the wild-eyed and strident rock that dominates the rest of […]

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La Santa Cecilia at the hollywood bowl june 2021
La Santa Cecilia welcomed our city’s heroes (front-line workers) with a sonorous performance at the Hollywood Bowl

To feel. That feeling of connecting, in the flesh; that chilling sensation of goosebumps when an artist’s heartfelt words hit close to home; that insatiable roar of joy symbolizing the camaraderie that live music so effortlessly creates — these were all the feels at La Santa Cecilia‘s recent concert at the iconic Hollywood Bowl. Even […]

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Starcrawler
Starcrawler share raucous new single “Goodtime Girl”

Los Angeles rockers Starcrawler have shared “Goodtime Girl” a raucous new single that is as much an addicting rollicker as it is a powerful affirmation of female strength. The new track was released as part of the DC Comics “Dark Nights: Death Metal” soundtrack via Loma Vista records and will appear alongside artists like Manchester […]

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Premiere: Cambria and its “Wild Sea” Inspired New Dresage Music Video & ‘Terror Nights / Terror Days’ EP

Keeley Bumford knows what it’s like to gather your courage and face fear head-on. Her EP Terror Nights / Terror Days describes the very anxieties that have made her falter in years past, yet the release has a triumphant end. The Los Angeles musician and producer also known as Dresage begins the release with “Who […]

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