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Talib Kweli at Club Nokia (April 3, 2011) – Photo Gallery Review

One of New York’s finest emcees, Talib Kweli put on a stellar show at Club Nokia this past Sunday, April 3 with supporting acts, David Banner, 9th Wonder and Fashawn. The evening was gushing with phat beats and rhymes as Talib owned the stage with an extraordinary live band. His smooth lyricism was even more […]

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Breathe Owl Breathe at the Music Box (March 11, 2011) – Show Review & Photo Gallery

When a man in a scuba mask and fanny pack asks you to clap along, and a cello player dons a wolf hat before singing into the microphone, you know that it’s going to be an interesting night of music. The Michigan trio, Breathe Owl Breathe, combines whimsical storytelling with quietly haunting harmonies. Opening up […]

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Mike Watt and The Missing Men with Le Butcherettes at the Echo – Show Review & Photos

On Friday, March 16, 2011 fans of garage punk were treated with both a legend and a relative newcomer, demonstrating how the genre is changing, yet essentially remaining the same. Le Butcherettes, led by Teri Gender Bender, opened the show at The Echo with a short, wrenching monologue, her eyes wide and her voice strained. […]

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HARD Weekend L.A. Photo Gallery – Weird Club Kids and Hot Barely Legals

HARD Weekend L.A. went off this past Saturday at Club NOKIA, and just like any other electro-techno-house festival, the club kids came out to play. And play they did! Was that you with your booty hangin’ out of your undies? Do you know that boy in the furry vest? Were you wearing nerdy Pointdexter glasses? […]

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Simian Mobile Disco at HARD Weekend L.A. – Photo Gallery

Simian Mobile Disco (SMD) put on a raging electro-house party this past Saturday, March 12 at Club NOKIA as they headlined HARD Weekend L.A. The duo played to a packed house of club kids just waiting to dance their scantily clad asses off to some hard hitting beats. Faces were melting, hot bodies were dancing […]

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What Cool Shows Are Going On This Week in LA? (March 14 – 20, 2011)

We Are Scientists at The Troubadour – Photo by Ivette Orenos for Grimy Goods It’s SXSW week! But there’s still some fun to be had for all of you staying in the city of Angels! Catch some shows here while we bring back some hot new music for you at SXSW! We don’t post every […]

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Lykke Li at Amoeba Hollywood (March 7, 2011) – Photo Gallery

The ever-so popular, Lykke Li, kicked off her hearty string of Los Angeles shows this past Monday, March 7 with an intimate show at Amoeba Hollywood. The show was free of charge and open to fans of all ages. Fans were definitely all smiles at this intimate gathering where the Swedish songstress played some songs […]

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Hot Band Alert: The Soft Moon (Photos from their Show at the Echoplex)

While listening to the Soft Moon you can’t help but feel like you’re in a hazy room at an 80’s post punk club where scene kids array before their experimental rock deity as they sway from side-to-side in a hypnotic trance. In fact, you may find yourself moving in such a manner at one of […]

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Designer Drugs at the Avalon Hollywood – Photos & Interview

Designer Drugs are Michael Vincent Patrick and Theodore Nelson. Well known for their insane remixes of artists as varied as Mariah Carey and Fischerspooner, the New York duo’s debut album just dropped via Ultra Records. Their new album titled, Hardcore/Softcore, is darker than what many fans might expect but doesn’t sacrifice the rich melodic vocals […]

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How To Dress Well at the Echo – Photo Gallery

All the way from Cologne, Germany, How To Dress Well (aka Tom Krell) made his Los Angeles debut at the Echo on Friday, Feb. 25, 2011. It was a dark evening full of angelic falsetto that would blow Justin Timberlake back to his boy band days. With crazy vocal ranges paired with some tripped out […]

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