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Nico Vega the perfect remedy for case of the Mondays at The Roxy

Photography by Tamea Agle / Review by Mark E. Ortega If you had a “case of the Mondays” before showing up at The Roxy in Hollywood, Nico Vega washed them away with an enthusiastic and crowd-pleasing set featuring lots of material from new release, Lead to Light. The show served as an album release party as the EP […]

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Bass Drum Of Death schedule headlining date at the Echo

Bass Drum Of Death are making their way back to Los Angeles with a show scheduled at the Echo on Sunday, Oct. 19. Led by John Barrett — who up until 2008 performed as a one-man-band, playing bass drum and guita —  now the band consists of two guitars and a drummer. We last caught […]

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White Fence delivers best album yet with “For The Recently Found Innocent”

Photo by Angela Holtzen / Review by Ziv Biton  White Fence, in a very short amount of time, has become the third piece of the prolific trifecta of noise/garage rock that has steadily been budding in Los Angeles via San Francisco. It seems that California rock has been almost totally dominated by this trinity of Thee Oh […]

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Viva! Pomona bursts with music, fashion and fun (and lots of crowd surfing)

Music fans of all ages and cliques, from punk freaks to indie geeks, assembled last Sunday at the Glass House in Pomona for the second and final day of the annual Viva! Pomona, featuring dozens of bands that collectively represent every end of the rock and roll spectrum. With twenty-two acts scheduled between three stages, […]

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Jessie Ware to headline the newly restored Tower Theatre in Downtown L.A.

Photo by Monique Hernandez Jessie Ware returns to Los Angeles with a headlining show date at the newly restored historic Tower Theatre in Downtown Los Angeles! The UK soul chanteuse will follow her European tour dates with a small set of shows in North America, which include San Francisco, Toronto, and New York City in […]

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The Best Concerts in Los Angeles – July 21 – July 27, 2014

We have a packed concert week ahead! From underground acts such as Jon Hopkins, FUZZ, Man or Astro-Man? and GEMS — indie bands like OK Go, White Fence and Kitten — all the way to your mainstream acts such as Wolfmother, Lady Gaga, and Motley Crue — The best concerts happening in Los Angeles, Orange County […]

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People Under The Stairs get loose at sold out Troubadour show

It got real loose at People Under The Stairs’ sold-out performance at the Troubadour! It was an incredible hip hop show to say the least. We recently covered People Under The Stairs at Back To Basics and they definitely represented that 90s hip hop good and well, but this night at the Troubadour was all […]

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Win Tickets to Kevin Gates at The Roxy

One of hip hop’s rising stars, Kevin Gates makes his way to Los Angeles on July 24 with a headlining performance at The Roxy in West Hollywood. The Baton Rouge MC received critical acclaim for his BY ANY MEANS mixtape (stream it below) and last week he unveiled the accompanying video for “Wish I Had […]

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The Field and Peaking Lights deliver and epic electronic night to the Echoplex

I’m always down for a proper electronic night and this Thursday at The Echoplex did not disappoint. What started out as a sparse turnout, turned into a full fledged packed house for the Berlin based DJ/Producer, The Field. Kicking off the night was SONNS. While the Echoplex was still filling up, SONNS set the night […]

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Yuna Lights Up Twilight Concerts at Santa Monica Pier with Illustrious Sheen

The summer concerts have started and one of our favorite spots to feel the sun, ocean breeze with incredible music is the Twilight Concerts at the Santa Monica Pier.  Last night Yuna, a charismatic young singer from Malaysia, took over the stage and conquered the crowd with her soft vocals and soothing presence. Her music has dashes of […]

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