Tag Archives: The Black Keys

The Ettes Announce North American Tour With Juliette Lewis

The Ettes are pure all-fem rock n’ roll! From the moment I heard their “Danger Is” EP, I was immediately hooked and had to have every bit of music they ever put out. These rock-and-roll gypsies are back with “Do You Want Power” (street date September 29 on Take Root), the third LP from the […]

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Sunset Junction 2009 is This Weekend!

You know, LA a really is the place to be—especially for MUSIC! In case you forgot, Sunset Junction is this weekend! Making it a total festival weekend with Sunset Junction and both Long Beach’s Busker Fest and Fidotrust Festival! Sunset Junction’s hot-on-the-heels of it’s 29th year and by far one of the best, most eccentric […]

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Dan Auerbach Shopping Amoeba Music

With a plethora of music and some sweet live FREE shows, who doesn’t love Amoeba music? Check out the latest “What’s in my bag” featuring Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys. Auerbach delivers some of the best music out there, take a peek at what he’s into as he shops Amoeba Music. How bout some […]

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Sunset Junction is Near!

In its 29th year, Sunset Junction is the hippest and realest music festival LA has to offer. Check out the review and photos from last year here. For this year’s all-star line-up and goods, click on the flyer below! For tickets and more information, visit sunsetjunction.org.

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94/9 Independence Jam Photos

This past Sunday’s 94/9 Independence Jam, proved all the more reason why California (So Cal in particular)is hands down the best place to live! The weather was perfect, sun was shining and the vast Pacific blue was directly behind us as we rocked out to The Creepy Creeps, Scarlet Symphony, Metric, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and […]

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Independent Music Awards Judges Announced!

The Independent Music Awards (IMAs) is an influential and effective international program that helps up-and-coming indie artists blow their shit up! In other words, the IMAs recognize these low profile bands and grants them the opportunity for publicity and exposure with all types of industry movers and shakers, thus making it “BIG” and living happily-ever-after. […]

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The Ettes – Danger Is

I’m still pondering how it took me some five years to hear about this bad ass band, The Ettes. I came across their new EP, Danger Is just a couple weeks ago, featuring guitar God and epic crooner Dan Auerbach on two of their tracks. You can hear Auerbach’s fuzzy basslines that so easily complement […]

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94/9 Independence Jam Sold Out!

SNOOZE YOU LOOSE!!!! This is going to be an awesome beach-side show!

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The Sonics to Perform at Ink-N-Iron!

I can’t tell you how fuckin’ excited I am to hear that The Sonics will be playing at the Ink-N-Iron Festival on Saturday, June 6. Their song, “Have Love Will Travel” is some-what the theme song to my life. I got addicted to this tune on my first long-term trip abroad (South America) back in […]

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FM 94/9 Independence Jam

Damn, I wish I still lived in Carlsbad/San Diego (for countless reasons). This would be just a fun drunken bike ride away. I will be there nonetheless, soaking up that beautiful San Diego sun as I listen to some of my favorite bands on the O’side beach. FM94/9 is bringing back the Independence Jam at […]

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Coachella 2009 Day 1

So I wake up Friday morning with my ears still ringing from the fuzzy-psychedelic-fantastic Black Keys performance I caught the night before at the Glass House. With happy butterflies dancing around in my tummy, I’m stoked to endure three more full-days of ringing ear syndrome as Friday, April 17 marks the first day of Coachella […]

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The Black Keys at the Glass House, Pomona, Calif. April 16, 2009

Those of you that read grimygoods regularly know that I have an affinity towards The Black Keys and all things Dan Auerbach. What can I say? They are at the top of my list and basically kick fuckin ass! Not to mention Dan is a great guy and I am completely and utterly enchanted by […]

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Coachella Music Week!

Coachella is coming round the bend this Friday, where many of us will endure three hot days of epic music. I haven’t been to a proper music festival in some time. So Co Music Experience and Susnet Junction were fun, but nothing compares to Coachella. It’s amazing how music can lift your spirits and alter […]

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