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Tinashe at Air + Style 2018 by Steven Ward
Air + Style brings the momentum of the 2018 Winter Olympics to Southern California

Piggybacking the winter-sporting fever that came with the 2018 Winter Olympics and bringing some of that magic to sunny downtown Los Angeles, Air + Style closed out its weekend in spectacular fashion with a flurry of stunning musical and athletic performances. The festival took on an even greater role in the aftermath of this year’s […]

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Phoenix, Mac DeMarco and The Lemon Twigs delight the Hollywood Bowl with incredible performances 

The Hollywood Bowl was the place to be this past Thursday night. Grammy Award-winning synth-pop slayers, Phoenix were headlining. Making their last stop in the US. for this tour before making an appearance across European festivals, they sure brought the heat. Touring in support of their latest and sixth studio album, Ti Amo, the guys […]

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Danielle Gornbein |
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Phoenix’s FYF performance seizes the night even though set ends 10 minutes early

Phoenix’s Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix album was the album of my 21st summer. Their FYF Fest headlining set on Saturday connected to me on a personal standpoint, as they played their numerous hits from that album, putting into perspective just how things have changed in those five years since. Thomas Mars sounded just like he does […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Night 2 of KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas Line-Up Announced: Arcade Fire, LORDE, Phoenix & More!

Arcade Fire at Capitol Records – Photo: Bryan Olinger Last week, the 24th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas announced it’s all-star line-up for night one of the two day music festival, and this morning KROQ released the line-up for night two! Night 2 of the KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas will feature the following acts: Arcade Fire, LORDE, […]

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Outside Lands 2013 Photos & Review – Day Two

Day two of Outside Lands Festival featured sets from Milo Greene, James McCartney, Youth Lagoon, The Growlers, etc. and massive crowds came in to experience it. Jurassic 5‘s bombastic set included revamped classics such as “I Am Somebody” and “Concrete Schoolyard” and had folks dancing every which way. J5 did a somber but powerful “Freedom” tribute […]

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Just Announced: Phoenix with Dinosaur Jr. at Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena – Oct. 8, 2013

Whoa, this is an odd combo … Phoenix is set to headline the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena with Dinosaur Jr. on Wednesday, Oct. 8. WTF … It’s like happy-go-lucky kiddie indie pop meets badass masters of loud-as-hell alt rock full of buzzing distortion. The crowds at this gig should be a hoot. Tickets to […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Mix Tape! 10 FREE Tracks From Afternoon Records!

Like FREE mixtapes? Well, here you go! While some of you in the Southern Hemisphere will find talk of Autumn foolish, the kids at Afternoon Records are busy preparing for a long winter in Minnesota. To help keep warm and spirits up, they made a 10-song mix tape they’re giving away for FREE!!! Go to […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Austin City Limits (2009) Day 1 Photos and Review!

WORDS: Q Manning Day One of ACL was about as picturesque as you could imagine. The sun was out, the grass was lush and the party had started, because, when you get down to it, that’s all any music festival really is. Great food, music, a sea of cowboy hats and and scantily clad genders […]

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“Kitsune Maison 7” by Various Artists – Album Review

“Kitsune Maison 7” by Various Artists– The latest compilation from the French techno label features remixes of Phoenix, Autokratz, La Roux, and more. I love listening to music in different languages, especially when it doesn’t come off as some joke for pure amusement. Naturally I love track three, a remix of Phoenix’s “Lisztomania” (CLASSIXX Version). […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |