Tag Archives: Shows

Win a pair of 3-day passes to MUSINK at OC Events Center!

Southern California’s most anticipated music and tattoo festival, MUSINK, is making its way to the OC Fair & Events Center this weekend (March 21-23) in Costa Mesa! The 3-day music and tattoo festival is being presented by Travis Barker (of Blink-182/Transplants) and will include performances by Transplants, The Descendents, The Vandals, Tech N9ne, Gorilla Biscuits, […]

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Win Tickets to The Black Lips with The Coathangersat the El Rey Theatre

The Black Lips return to the El Rey on Friday, March 21. The beloved garage band from Atlanta have had a solid history of releasing album after album and a touring streak unlike any garage punk band. The Black Lips amazingly toured the Middle East for two months and created a film documenting their time […]

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Win Tickets to Bob Saget at Club Nokia

“Full House” and “Americas Funniest Home Videos” star is out-of-his-mind and is a Grammy-nominated standup comedian. Bob Saget embraces his dark side and scene-stealing cameos on hit shows such as “Entourage” and “The Aristocrats”. Saget is an interesting fellow, who also starred in his own documentary series that explores unusual subcultures of America. This time, […]

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SXSW Fashion: Part Six

I get it when my six-year-old niece collects wristbands to colorfully adorn her wrists, but I don’t get it when SXSW-goers collect a mess of venue entry wristbands to wear as though they were precious gold. I can’t stand wristbands and lanyards and immediately take them off when possible. How old are you again? Is […]

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The Casket Girls at the Echo: a rather disappointing performance

The Casket Girls made their Echo debut last night. Their show was less than spectacular. Unless you are into drunken singers, singing off key, doing awkward interpretive dance, and sounding nothing like their studio recordings, this wasn’t the show for you. Sorry, but they just were not what we expected. And just out of sheer observation, […]

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Win Tickets to Deafheaven at the Glass House

Aside from announcing a show at the El Rey Theatre this April, Deafheaven returns to Pomona on Wednesday, March 12, for a show at the Glass House. A combination of shoegaze and black metal, the band has been widely embraced by both indie and metal listeners after their sophomore album, Sunbather, which made it to our list […]

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Win Tickets to Russian Circles at the El Rey Theatre

Russian Circles are the master of lush melancholic melodies, driven with abrasive underground metal and crushing rhythms. Their latest album, Memorial, encompasses a wide range of emotion and have dual personalities. Russian Circles haven endless hooks with beautiful dramatic tones that keep you wanting more. It’s a metal symphony, and their combinations of harsh 16th-note […]

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Win tickets to The Entrance Band with La Luz at the Roxy!

The Entrance Band are headlining  the Roxy this Saturday, March 8th and it’s a show not to be missed! For those out there who haven’t heard of the Los Angeles band, The Entrance Band, you’ve been missing out on a gem. The band resembles the seductive sounds of 1960’s bands such as Jefferson Airplane, Pink Floyd, and […]

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Win Tickets to Gardens & Villa with Jonathan Rado at the El Rey

Handsome Santa Barbara boys, Gardens & Villa headline the El Rey on Saturday, March 8. These boys aren’t only handsome, but their music hooks onto you. Their songs are filled with addictive melodies, witty bass lines, and charming vocals. Garden & Villa gives off “coco vibes” — the sweet and sunny connection to their coastal […]

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Deafheaven set to headline the El Rey Theatre this April

Ever since their show at the Echoplex opening up for Boris (click here for photos), Deafheaven have been on fire in Los Angeles and high in demand. The San Francisco black metal inspired outfit shortly after sold-out The Echoplex with a headlining performance, and then went on to book a March date at the Glass House with Between The […]

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