Tag Archives: psychedelic rock

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Interview: Exploring Context for Imaad Wasif’s Lost-Then-Found Record, Great Eastern Sun

Imaad Wasif often feels like he not of this world. His realm is not physical, though it is tangible. I had the opportunity to pose him some questions about his recent record, Great Eastern Sun, and his career in general to get a chance to understand him and the process behind his profoundly moving work. […]

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Dengue Fever Bring Newly Expanded Cambodian Pop, Psych Rock Sound to The Regent Theater

Cambodian New Year isn’t until next week but Dengue Fever was already celebrating at The Regent Theater in downtown Los Angeles this past Saturday. Founded by brothers Ethan and Zac Holtzman more than a decade ago, the band continues to rock forth with their fifth album, The Deepest Lake, and are currently touring in support […]

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King Khan & The Shrines to play June date at the Echoplex

Montreal psychedelic rockers King Khan & The Shrines return to Los Angeles for a headlining show at the Echoplex on June 27. King Khan is well known for delivering a wild and raucous show and their Echoplex date will be one you won’t want to miss. This is a separate project from his notorious King Khan […]

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Stream Mystic Braves new song “Great Company”

Echo Park’s Mystic Braves have released an infectious new diddy titled “Great Company.” The songs comes from the band’s forthcoming album, New Days of Yesterday. Much like the majority of Mystic Braves catalog “Great Company” is a hazy psychedelic pop number full of 60s swagger. With a much more polished sound that includes the exotic strums of […]

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The Jesus and Mary Chain announce Los Angeles tour date at The Glass House

The Jesus and Mary Chain have announced a headlining show date at The Glass House on Thursday, August 13. Additionally, The Jesus and Mary Chain are slated to play a week after at FYF Fest. The past year, the band have been celebrating the 30th anniversary of their iconic album Psychocandy. As part of their Psychocandy tour, […]

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Tame Impala unleash a rainbow of sounds at Fox Theater Pomona

It’s Coachella week, and as part of Goldenvoice’s massive roll-out of Coachella sideshows, Tame Impala came to the Fox Theater Pomona last night to showcase their latest music. The Aussie psych rockers debuted two new song last night. Both “‘Cause I’m a Man” and “Let It Happen” were recently shared on Grimy Goods as Tame […]

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Roky Erickson takes The Roxy on a psychedelic trip down memory lane

Being a fan of The 13th Floor Elevators and too young to have had the opportunity to see them live, I was more than excited to see Roky Erickson at The Roxy this past Friday. He played with his son’s band, The Hounds of Baskerville. Roky’s son, Jegar, with his theatrical and rock ‘n’ blues […]

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Blonde Redhead enchant a small private crowd at secret West Hollywood performance

It was a small private show at the offices of Flood magazine. I got there a bit early, way before they started allowing people in and watched the sound check of Blonde Redhead. They were deciding what songs to play as they also figured out which lights should go where. It was nice to watch the […]

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The Black Ryder to headline the Echo in support of new album, The Door Behind The Door

It’s been a minute, but we’re happy to hear the The Black Ryder are back it again. The Los Angeles duo by way of Australia and composed of Aimee Nash and Scott Von Ryper have announced a headlining record release show at The Echo on February 25. We been lovin’ and crushin’ on the Black […]

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