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dallas acid
Album Premiere: Dallas Acid’s Spa Hunter LP is an ASMR Wonder

I apologize in advance to anyone who is just learning about autonomous sensory meridian response from this piece. Once you start looking up examples of it on YouTube, you’ll never escape the black hole. The sensation is inexplicably pleasurable, described on Wikipedia as being “low-grade euphoria,” brought on by soft stimuli, such as whispers or […]

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May Roosevelt
Album Premiere: May Roosevelt Speaks in Synths on New LP, Junea

They say that music is a universal language, and that could not be more true for today’s album premiere. Hailing from Thessaloniki, Greece, the artist and composer May Roosevelt began as a violinist when she was 12 years old, but eventually picked up the theremin, which she has since mastered. While it is one of […]

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Song Premiere: Francine Thirteen Flaunts Female Empowerment in “The Huntress”

Though she is not new to creating music, the name Francine Thirteen may be new to you. A quick sift through her Soundcloud will enlighten any layperson what her music is all about, namely, feminine power that bucks male narratives. Her latest project is titled “Lust Heals, Give Me My Sin Again,” of which the […]

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mind monogram
Song Premiere: Mind Monogram Reflect on Unobservable Forces in “Dark Matter Theory”

Local psych rock four-piece, Mind Monogram, has been buzzing about for several years. They have been playing around LA County throughout the band’s career, which began in 2014 as a solo project from frontman and guitarist Edgar Ruiz. Then they put an EP in 2015, another last year, which was quickly followed up by their […]

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Dutch Party
Video Premiere: Dutch Party’s Multi-layered Homage to Philip K. Dick

In 1968, Philip K. Dick published a novel set in post-apocalyptic San Francisco, where Ken Franklin calls his original home. He now lives in Echo Park, where he began indie pop group Dutch Party. It has been two years since their debut EP and over this time they have clearly developed a sense of whimsy; […]

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Joel Jerome
Video Premiere: Eternally Dancing Joel Jerome Debuts New Video, Album Release Details

Joel Jerome is the reigning king of LA’s underground music scene. You have probably heard about him recently for his work producing for some of the city’s brightest up-and-comers, such as Cherry Glazerr, La Sera, and LA Witch, among others. In a little under a month, we can expect to hear Cosmic Bear Jamboree, a […]

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Dream Vacation
Song Premiere: DreamVacation share new single “Thin World”

Los Angeles trio, DreamVacation have premiered their new single “Thin World” and we just can’t get this lovely song out of our heads. With a cinematic approach to their sweet indie rock sound, DreamVacation create a lullaby of sounds with “Thin World.” Beautifully orchestrated by Zilva Thustraon vocals and guitar, Gerry Matthewson bass and synth, […]

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Joy Downer
Premiere: Joy Downer Explore a Tough Side of Love on “Goddamnit”

Joy Downer stole our hearts when they released their Radio Dreamer EP back in January. Now we are getting a visual treatment for their single, “Goddamnit,” and Grimy Goods is excited to premiere the music video (below). The subject of Joy Downer’s debut EP is love, describing on various tracks the serendipity of finding it […]

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Zoe Elaine |
Video Premiere: QUI get weird with it in “Kicked Out of Mime College”

Ever wanted to see mimes harmonize (har-mime-ize?)? Los Angeles duo QUI has you covered in their new video “Kicked Out of Mime College”. Qui, made up of Paul Christensen (drums/vocals) and Matt Cronk (guitar/vocals) look the part in this sometimes black-and-white and sometimes color video. At times, the two even mime them playing their instruments, […]

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Tonight: Zero “Strange World” Premiere

Gosh, dammit. Now that I live in LA I miss so many of the skate events I used to go to when I lived in Carlsbad. Here we go again: If you’re in the San Diego area (specifically) North Cunty, the Zero “Strange Word” Premiere is going off tonight at the Paloma Theatre in Encinitas. […]

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