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Jenny and Johnny at the Fox Theater Pomona (April 13, 2011) – Photo Gallery Review

The first time we ever saw the popular indie sweethearts, Jenny and Johnny was at the FILTER Culture Collide Festival back in October. I’ve always been a fan of Jenny Lewis and Rilo Kiley and I was excited about her latest act, Jenny and Johnny (with her beau, Johnathan Rice). As always, Lewis was adorable […]

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Bright Eyes at the Fox Theater Pomona (April 13, 2011) – Photo Gallery Review

We caught Bright Eyes last month at an intimate show of less than 300 people at SXSW and we witnessed their greatness again last week at the Fox Theater in Pomona! One of our favorite venues! Check out the photos below of Bright Eyes rockin’ it and making girls swoon over the sweet vocals and […]

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Akron Family at the Echo (April 6, 2011) – Photo Gallery Review

Akron/Family have got to be one of the best live acts around. These guys put on an outstanding live show full of echoing psychedelic folk and delightful experimentation. Each time we’ve seen them, they’ve totally interacted with the crowd and always incite a hoedown; this performance lived up to their good name! With insanely unique […]

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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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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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