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Sunset Strip Music Festival – Photos and Review

Words: Mike Pearl Photos: Matt Fisher Saturday was the big day at the Sunset Strip Music Festival, when that troublesome street closure would finally pay off for those of us in the mood for some rock. The auspicious name and location of the festival evoke visions of bedazzled, shirtless lead singers flinging blonde hair across […]

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Spiderworks with The Sleeping Sea King at Romano’s – Show Review & Photos

Every city has their hometown heroes. Long Beach has the Cold War Kids, Silver Lake has the Silversun Pickups and the city of Riverside had/has Spiderworks. Most of you probably don’t even know where Riverside is, or snarl when you say the word, but growing up in the IE (Inland Empire) myself, Riverside was just […]

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Matt Costa at the Mark Taper Foundation Amphitheater – Show Review & Photos

Nevermind the amusing irony that a label called Brushfire Records threw an intimate record preview party in the woods of Coldwater Canyon Park last Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010 at the Mark Taper Foundation Amphitheater. Grimy Goods was invited to a gathering of friends, family and colleagues under the trees that gave the perfect setting for […]

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Lone Wolf at the El Rey Theatre – Photo Gallery

Check out the photos from Lone Wolf at the El Rey Theatre. Lone Wolf opened up for their UK buddies, Wild Beasts last Friday, Aug. 13, 2010 alongside Portland, Oregon’s, Mimicking Birds. Paul Marshall has some seriously cool handlebars! Mustache rides anyone? Photos: Craig Parker

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2010 Outside Lands Day One – Photos and Review

Words: Sam Tiger Photos: Monique Hernandez I spent the majority of the three mile walk through the breathtaking Golden Gate Park in San Francisco talking to Tim, a Buddhist monk who came the first day of Outside Lands on Saturday, August 14 to try and spread the word of Buddha. Normally I would have shrugged […]

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Wild Beasts at the El Rey Theatre – Show Review & Photos

If you have yet to listen to the addictive melodies and enchanting orchestrations by the UK act, Wild Beasts, you’re seriously missing out. Front-man, Hayden Thorpe has some surreal vocals that will make you just want to sing along full throttle. But then you realize, oh shit, my voice is no where near as magnificent […]

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Yoshida Brothers at the El Rey Theatre – Show Review

Sexy Asian Banjo Night at the El Rey Words: Sara Bond The Yoshida Brothers took the stage in traditional Japanese garb on Saturday night, August 14 at the El Rey Theatre, carrying their weapon of choice: the shamisen. While the shamisen is a uniquely Japanese sound, Ryoichiro Yoshida, born 1977, and Kenichi Yoshida, born 1979, […]

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