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City of Los Angeles Hires Graffiti Control Systems to Illegally Destroy a Culturally Significant Mural

Photo (Before): ReignmanP After reading numerous tweets this afternoon about the latest scandal in the Los Angeles street art community, I was outraged. Apparently, the city of Los Angeles hired a private graffiti removal service (Graffiti Control Systems) to ILLEGALLY remove one of the illest murals in L.A. Not only was this piece of work […]

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The Kills Share Track Listing and Album Details for New LP “Blood Pressures”

Last week we received news that one of our FAVORITE bands, the Kills had just finished their fourth soon-to-be-released album. Today the Kills announced that their forthcoming album, Blood Pressures, will be released around the world (except the U.S.A.) on April 4 and in the U.S.A. on April 5. The album features 11 tracks that […]

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Concert Tickets Presale: Big Boi and Cee Lo at Club Nokia on February 11, 2011

One of my favorite songs where the unstoppable Atlanta natives, Big Boi and Cee Lo made a dope collaboration on, is “In Da Wind.” Although a song by the dirty South rapper, Trick Daddy, the jam features both Big Boi and Cee Lo and it is sick as shit! With that said, Big Boi and […]

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Hot Band Alert: The Vaccines at The Satellite (Formerly Spaceland) on January 25, 2011

With just a demo and a one minute and 25-second single, the Vaccines have been getting a lot of attention the past few months from indie blogs and UK media. Although not quite yet flooding the indie/underground airwaves in the States, you best believe these boys have some ruckus to stir up in the coming […]

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Concert Tickets: Destroyer at the Troubadour on March 22, 2011

Destroyer is coming to Los Angeles with a show at the Troubadour on Tuesday, March 22, 2011 in support of their 9th LP, Kaputt, set for release on January 25, 2011 via Merge Records. Destroyer will be supported by Philadelphia’s, The War on Drugs. Front man, Dan Bejar started Destroyer as a solo home-recording project […]

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Concert Tickets: Sharon Van Etten at The Satellite on March 25, 2011

The soaring and endearing vocals of the lovely Sharon Van Etten made quite the buzz in 2010 and the echoes of her amazement only keep getting bigger in 2011. She put on a lush performance at the the Music Box back in November opening up for Junip. Her 2010 sophomore album Epic, is totally heartfelt, […]

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Wavves’ Nathan Williams Arrested and Put in Jail in Germany

Photo: Matt Fisher Happy Friday! This is funny news and total understandable considering, Wavve’s Nathan Williams’ love for the cannabis sativa. According to Pitchfork, Williams was arrested and put in jail in Germany yesterday after police found a bag of weed in his vehicle at a roadside check. Naturally, he was soon released on bail. […]

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Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton and Joe Perry Supergroup?

If this shit happens, this just may be the supergroup of all supergroups! Step aside Dead Weather and Monsters of Folk, it’s time for the true pioneers to form like Voltron and rock are faces off! Rumor has it that Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, along with Joe Perry and Brad Whitford of Aerosmith are planning […]

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Interview: Stefano Boscutti

A couple days ago we highlighted a compelling Web site by the name of Boscutti.com. It delivers daily newsreels with a great selection of music as their soundtracks. The images are both good and bad and cover some pretty heavy world news. “Using the music to lift the emotions is the point.  I was watching a […]

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Boscutti's Newsreels – World News With Killer Musical Scores

I personally don’t like to watch the news. Not only does it depress me, but it’s sometimes a bit of a lie: hiding ugly truths and pulling the wool over our eyes to make us forget about issues of far more importance. Fuckin’ politics and media gate keepers … uggg Check this shit out: Boscutti.com […]

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