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Leikeli47 | Photo Farah Sosa
Leikeli47 fires up the crowd with words of empowerment at The Roxy

If you are into empowered women, strong bold lyrics, self-power and hip hop Leikeli47 is for you. Her sold-out show at The Roxy was full of intensity from the moment she stepped on the stage. Normalizing all kinds of beauty has been in her content and it drove the crowd wild raising their hands up […]

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H.R. at the Whiskey A Go Go: Pay to Cum, but don’t pay-to-play

Photo by Jon Tamkin H.R. is like Sasquatch. He pops up from time-to-time to play a show and everyone I talk to about it is always “so bummed I missed him”.  Well, H.R. popped up again this past Friday at The Whisky A Go Go. He’s the rarest of punk legends because it doesn’t seem […]

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Sunset Strip Music Festival Day 2: Out with the old, in with the new

After lamenting the demise of the Sunset Strip in my review of day one, I took note of the fact that lineups between day one and day two were perfectly crafted for two very different types of audience. While day one catered to rock and roll purists, day two focused on the future of music […]

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Hot vs Not: Dressing Up Like Twins

Remember when it was cool to dress up like twins with your bestie in elementary school? You might have worn matching t-shirts and jeans, or some doubled-up early 90s scrunch socks. Well, it’s pretty lame to dress up as twins when you’re an adult, unless you’re in some sort of performance or fetish. These sorority […]

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Hot vs Not: Sunset Strip Girls

Photo: Will Tee Yang What exactly is a Sunset Strip girl? Back in the day it was cool (when the strip didn’t house a bunch of rocker douches), but now pretty much any female tattooed scenester is considered a Sunset Strip girl. You know, the kind that always hang out at The Roxy, Viper Room, […]

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2011 Sunset Strip Music Festival Set Times

2010 Sunset Strip Music Festival – Photo by Matt Fisher Oh damn, it’s all going down this Saturday, Aug. 20 as the Sunset Strip Music Festival takes over Hollywood for an evening of hot music! For those of you wishing to plan your music schedule, the SSMF has released set times for their block party […]

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2011 Sunset Strip Music Festival Line-Up: Motley Crue, Public Enemy, Bush, Matt & Kim & More!

Twitpic via @UncoolRockstar The 2011 Sunset Strip Music Festival is coming to Hollywood August 18-20, 2011! Check out the full line-up below: Motley Crue, Bush, Public Enemy, Matt & Kim, She Wants Revenge, Dredge, Ray Manzarek and Robby Krieger of The Doors with vocalist David Brock, Escape The Fate, The Dirty Heads, Cobra Starship, Black […]

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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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