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Ezza Rose
Ezza Rose enchants Silverlake Lounge with extraordinary performance (that voice though!)

Ezza Rose Melts Hearts at Silverlake Lounge Kicking off her West Coast Summer tour, Portland native Ezza Rose made her Los Angeles tour stop this past Wednesday at the Silverlake Lounge. Recently featured as one of our Top 20 Underground Acts To Catch In July, we had to catch his gorgeous voice live. Playing a […]

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Lush add second Los Angeles date at Fonda — Presale Password

After missing out on their Coachella weekend 1 set, Lush have announced a second Los Angeles date at the Fonda Theatre for Saturday, September 24. As if one show at the Fonda was enough, the band are fully making up for Coachella with not one, but two LA dates! Not to mention their previous Roxy […]

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Emily Gold
Video Premiere: L.A.’s Emily Gold reveals new video for “Love Moves”

With whispery and lulling vocals that take you back to a sound that was spawned from the new wave era, Los Angeles-bred singer and songwriter, Emily Gold has shared the video for her tantalizing song “Love Moves,” off her 2015 full-length release, Recluse. The song rolls along with a relaxed, yet sensual vibe that slowly pulls […]

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Reviewed: Beach House “Depression Cherry” — a lush and sensual wonderland

It’s easy to forget that it’s been over a decade since Beach House first stepped onto the indie music scene with their self-titled debut. But after the critically-acclaimed Bloom, French-born Victoria Legrand and Baltimore native Alex Scally were believed to have completed the four-part cycle of the band’s hypnotizing evolution and peaked. But like a […]

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The Jesus & Mary Chain cushion crowd’s FYF Fest comedown

Let’s be real. By the time Kanye West wrapped up his performance on the main stage at FYF Fest on Saturday, a lot of people in attendance were coming down from whatever high they were on. While for some it was the natural high of seeing a day’s worth of epic performances, there were definitely […]

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Stream Beach House’s new album “Depression Cherry”

With just one week away from the release for their new album Depression Cherry, Beach House is now streaming the entire album in full via NPR, and you can stream it below. The shoegaze duo have already shared three luscious singles: “Sparks,” “PPP” and “Beyond Love.” Now, Beach House fans can listen to the 10-track album in full. The Baltimore duo’s fifth […]

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The Bulls, Gothic Tropic blow away packed Satellite show

Monday night, LA shoegazers The Bulls returned to their weekly residency at The Satellite, playing to a packed house. The band — comprised by Anna Bulbrook of the Airborne Toxic Event (sometimes also Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros) and The Duke Spirit’s Marc Sails — played through songs from their debut EP Small Problems, due out on […]

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New Music: Stream Beach House’s new single “Sparks”

Beach House have shared the first single from their forthcoming album, Depression Cherry. The new single titled  “Sparks” is available for you to stream below. With over five minutes of shoegaze splendor, Beach House’s new album is looking to be something special. Depression Cherry will be Beach House’s fifth full-length record, and is slated for release on August […]

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SIDEASIDEB
New Music: Brooklyn’s SIDEASIDEB shine with brooding and beautiful experimental shoegaze

For those that love the marriage between post-punk and dream-pop, you’ll dig on the aurally pleasing sounds of Brooklyn’s experimental group, SIDEASIDEB. The band led by Matthew Sire (vocals, production) and Christopher Ray Nunez (guitars, bass, arrangements) just released their EP Evergreen Rust this past May and it’s quite the lovely listen. With soothing melodies […]

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An Interview with Matty Taylor of Tennis System: we talk Echo residency, making LA home, Kanye West & more

Gut-wrenching lyricism and vocals wail amidst glimmering guitar tones that erupt gracefully into explosions of noise and distortion, coupled with an underlying dream-pop aesthetic that makes for the perfect storm of sound on Tennis System‘s newest album Technicolour Blind (PaperCup Music, 2014). The Los Angeles trio previously impressed and were praised by Grimy Goods staff […]

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