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The Best Los Angeles Pizza for Music Lovers

Life in Los Angeles can be hectic and often time music lovers find themselves going to various lengths just to catch their favorite local bands’ opening sets, relieve stress by dancing it up at a club, or simply hopping between shows and bars for a night out on the town. We do it because we love […]

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American Nightmare Ravage the El Rey with Mosh Pit Madness

American Nightmare Boston hardcore punks American Nightmare (aka Give Up The Ghost) literally tore shit up on Sunday Night with a blizzard of sound and fury at the El Rey Theatre. Bl’ast! and Rotting Out got the show rolling with their opening sets at this badass show but the crowd waited patiently in anticipation for American Nightmare to take […]

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30 Best Los Angeles Concerts This January

Foxygen – Photo by Ceethreedom The holidays may be over and all your presents long unwrapped, but no need for the long face. The chance to give yourself the greatest gift of all, amazing live music experiences that is, has just begun. From fist-pumping good times with hip-hop heavyweights such as The Roots, KRS-One, and […]

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The 5 Best Los Angeles Bars to Celebrate New Year’s Eve

The pressure is often high to go all out on New Year’s Eve but sometimes hitting the over-packed clubs and subsequently long ass restroom lines, only to be confronted by a room full of douche bags trying to get laid is over-rated. Not to mention the alcohol price-gauging that often happens at these supposed hot, […]

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Grimy Goods’ Best Concert Photography of 2014

This past year the Grimy Goods photographers covered an endless amount of stunning performances. From small venue shows at The Echo, to medium sized gigs at The Fonda, and even arena concerts at The Forum and massive music festivals like Coachella and FYF — our team covers the Los Angeles scene like no other. Each […]

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Chrissie Hynde gives fans a lesson in rock ‘n’ roll at Pantages Theater

Well the middle aged rolled into the Pantages Theater this past Saturday to get rocked by Chrissie Hynde. Honestly, I know that Hynde’s prime was in the 80s, but her music still lives up to this day and I was shocked that there was not a larger mix of the old and younger generations. Although that theme would […]

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30 Best Los Angeles Concerts This December

Angel Olsen – Photo by Monique Hernandez ‘Tis the season to be jolly! Why you ask? Well sure, holiday fever is already in full swing, but more importantly there are a ton of awesome shows that you won’t want to miss – from living legends like Chrissie Hynde and Fleetwood Mac to the best players […]

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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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Mark Lanegan Band spellbinds the El Rey with hauntingly beautiful performance

Mark Lanegan Exuding darkness in just about every way possible, Mark Lanegan put fans in complete awe last Sunday at the El Rey Theatre. From the dark stage lighting, to his signature haunting vocals and even his esoteric mannerisms — there was a murky cloud hanging over the stage at all times. It was as though Lanegan […]

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Cows, priests and bananas crowd surf at Delta Spirit’s thrilling Halloween show at the Observatory

As part of their 4-pack of Halloween shows, Delta Spirit went out with a ghoulish bang on Halloween night at the Observatory in Santa Ana. The band had previously blasted Los Angeles with their Americana-infused indie rock at The Satellite on Oct. 28, followed by The Troubadour on Oct. 29, then the El Rey Theatre […]

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