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Stream Wampire’s new song “The Amazing Heart Attack”

Kicking off with a spooky intro fit for the Halloween season that is upon us, Wampire have shared their new single “The Amazing Heart Attack.” At first listen the song sounds as though it should have been a part of the Labyrinth soundtrack. With its soaring 80s synth vibes, the song will definitely get fans […]

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Shiny Toy Guns light up the Echoplex with “Le Disko” and more

Last night, synth rockers Shiny Toy Guns, played to a ravenous crowd at The Echoplex. Front woman, Carah Faye Charnow had the packed house going crazy from the get go as the band hit hard with “Speaking Japanese”, “Richochet”, and probably their biggest hit, “Le Disko.” Superfans had jammed the stage as they sang along to […]

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Stream Karen O’s Debut Solo Release Crush Songs

Karen O of Yeah Yeah Yeahs fame is releasing her debut album, Crush Songs tomorrow. But, this is hardly a collection of new songs. Karen O has said that this album was written when she was 27, just months before Yeah Yeah Yeahs released their sophomore album Show Your Bones.  Contrary to the fame that would soon […]

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Johnny Marr to headline the Glass House in Pomona

Get stoked Johnny Marr fans! Legendary guitarist, Johnny Marr has announced a headlining concert date at the Glass House in Pomona. Known for his incredible work with the The Smiths, Modest Mouse and The Cribs, Marr is set to perform at the Glass House on Tuesday, Dec 16. Marr is touring in support of his […]

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The Best Concerts in Los Angeles – September 8 – 14, 2014

It’s not the best show week ahead, but it’s not the worst. This week we have the Mad Decent Block Party popping off with Diplo and STRFKR. We also have the rock supergroup, Dead Man Walking coming through with two performances. From the new king of soul, Charles Bradley to the all-instrumental slayers, Earth — […]

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Best Coast to host dinner party and DJ Set at Fifty Seven in downtown Arts District

A couple months ago we ventured to the hot new Downtown L.A (Arts District) restaurant, Fifty Seven. Not only does this hip eatery have a superb menu (one of the plates we devoured), but they also have some impressive indie selections playing throughout their restaurant. From the Flaming Lips to Metric, we enjoyed a delicious […]

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Ride the waves in Cymbals Eat Guitars’ new “Laramie” video

Cymbals Eat Guitars’ newest release LOSE is already one of the best emo-revival records of the year. It may even be the best to come out since the Ian Cohen coined movement has started. The surging LP is loud, innovative and incredibly relatable for both those currently dealing with angsty teendom and those who remember […]

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Made In America Los Angeles Reviewed: the good, the bad and the fugly

This past weekend marked the inaugural Made In America festival in Los Angeles. Though this festival has been running the past few years in Philadelphia, the promoters undertook a huge effort in running one in the heart of downtown LA, with City Hall serving as the backdrop to a main stage that would showcase the […]

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Flying Lotus teams up with Kendrick Lamar for new track “Never Catch Me”

Flying Lotus has shared the first single from his upcoming new album, You’re Dead, due October 7 on Warp Records. The new single titled “Never Catch Me” features Flying Lotus’ signature psychedelic beats, along with the vocals of Kendrick Lamar. Fly Lo has always been a part of the underground / indie scene, but it […]

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Run The Jewels to headline the Glass House in Pomona

Run The Jewels are making their way back to Los Angeles for a headlining performance at the Glass House! After blasting out a killer set at FYF Fest a couple weeks ago, the New York duo of El-P and Killer Mike will headline the Glass House in Pomona on Wednesday, Nov. 12th. We last caught […]

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