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Recommended: Parquet Courts release new album “Content Nausea” under Parkay Quarts

Parquet Courts, a band that prides themselves in not falling in the clutches of social media or major label ownership (although they do have a functioning Facebook page), have continued strong with their DIY tenor and have dropped their second record this year. The Brooklyn-based indie-post-punkers received much critical acclaim for their June 2014 release, […]

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Win tickets to Mark Lanegan Band at El Rey Theatre

Mark Lanegan at Fonda Theatre — Photo by Farah Sosa Mark Lanegan Band returns to Los Angeles for a headlining performance at the El Rey Theatre on Sunday, November 2nd. Touring in celebration of his ninth release under his own name, his 20th if you include his collaborations, and close to his 50th if you include […]

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Stream Lower’s debut album, Seek Warmer Climes

Full of intense emotions, stunning vulnerability and pop tendencies that make you want to sing along — Copenhagen post-punk quartet, Lower have made their debut album available to stream. You can stream Lower’s new record, Seek Warmer Climes before its June 17 release date. The 10-track album is anthemic as it is complex. While the […]

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Win Tickets to Wire at the Echoplex – Nov. 17

Wire is perhaps one of the most influential bands that had come out of England in the 70s. Their debut album, Pink Flag, contains songs that are diverse in mood and style, yet use a minimalist punk approach with unorthodox song structures. Since the beginning, Wire hailed supreme; they exhibited a steady development from raucous […]

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New Music Video: Savages “I Am Here”

Savages have shared a striking new video for their song “I Am Here.” The cryptic video uses what is called Alvin Lucier’s “I Am Sitting in a Room” technique. According to Pitchfork, in 1969, Lucier recorded himself reading a text titled “I Am Sitting in a Room”. Then, he played the recording back in the […]

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Just Announced: Savages at El Rey Theatre – July 23, 2013

The band we can’t stop raving about: Savages. These post-punk ladies of the night debuted a mad-packed show at the Echo, sweated out the Coachella heat during a 2pm set-time, and now Savages are slated to headline the El Rey Theatre on Tuesday, July 23. If you want to see what just might be the […]

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Album Stream – Savages “Silence Yourself”

  This is probably our favorite band to come-up in 2013: Savages. The post-punk goddesses have shared and entire album stream to their new album, Silence Yourself. We highly suggest you go listen to it now and pre-order the album so you can have it on its May 7 release date off Matador. From our Savages show […]

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Win Tickets to Soft Moon with Dead Skeletons at NOMAD

Thief Presents an exclusive evening on the dark side of Silver Lake, with a left-handed path of dark wave psychedelia, Thursday, May 2 at Nomad Gallery. This sweet little underground event will feature Grimy Goods favorite, the Soft Moon and Iceland’s Dead Skeletons — who are also headlining Thief Presents first annual, Psycho De Mayo (which should not […]

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New Video: Savages “Shut Up”

We just covered what might be the best band of 2013 (Savages) and today the post-punk thrashers have released a riveting new short film for their song “Shut Up.” Directed by, Giorgio Testi, the first minute of the video is a powerful spoken prelude that cuts into the gunning guitar riff of “Shut Up.” It’s […]

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Savages at the Echo – Photos & Show Review – April 11, 2013

A few weeks ago, while on an eventful week-long bender in New York City, I had the opportunity to see Savages at the Bowery. It was the final night of an endless week of copious amounts of alcohol and delicious NYC food. Not only was I coming down with a cold, but I had just […]

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