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Win Tickets to DEATH at the Roxy

After years of archiving their music away in their basement, the ’70s Detroit band DEATH are back with their third album, DEATH III, a compilation of unheard songs from 1975 to 1992. Coined for having been the first punk rock band, the band was “discovered” in the late 2000s when the sons of Bobby Hackney (bass,vocals) began […]

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Jessica Lea Mayfield sparkles with a stunning performance at The Roxy

This past Friday, it came as no surprise to locals at the classic Sunset Boulevard club, The Roxy when Jessica Lea Mayfield entered and resurrected rock n’ roll spirits of the 80s and 90s from the compact room. Mayfield, a young singer-songwriter from Kent, OH, brought a slew of satisfying tunes to Los Angeles that tickle […]

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Win Tickets to The Menzingers at The Roxy

Philly punk rockers The Menzingers are set to headline The Roxy on Saturday, June 21.  We last caught the band opening for Hot Water Music and their high energy was ferocious and contagious. The band is on their Rented World Tour now, in support of their 2014 album release of the same name. Supporting acts Lemuria, […]

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Win Tickets to Jessica Lea Mayfield at The Roxy

Bluesy, indie-folk singer songwriter Jessica Lea Mayfield is headlining The Roxy on Friday, June 20.  She is a favorite and collaborator of Dan Auerbach/The Black Keys and has also opened for the likes of The Avett Brothers, Band of Horses and more.  She can certainly rock on her own though and is on tour now in […]

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Win Tickets to 7 Seconds at the Roxy

Looking for an early Father’s Day gift? If you’re into the nasty and reckless, and if dad is too, seminal hardcore punks, 7 Seconds are headlining at the Roxy on Saturday, June 14th. Dubbed to be the first band to call themselves hardcore, 7 Seconds were one of the best lesser know punk acts in the 80s/90s. Since […]

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The Faint bestow the Roxy with pure dance punk bliss

Photo via Mark Smith I was a little late to the party when it comes to The Faint. I had heard their studio works in passing and although I found them to be interesting, I had never felt compelled to absorb them into my system. Then at the end of a long festival day at […]

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Win Tickets to Eric Burdon & The Animals at the Roxy

Even at the age of 73, Eric Burdon and his ’60s band, the Animals have still got it in them. We last caught the band at the Costa Mesa three-day festival, 60 & Fabulous, and now the legendary act will be headlining two shows at the Roxy. We’ll be giving away a pair of tickets […]

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The Temper Trap announce intimate performance at The Roxy

The Temper Trap return to Los Angeles with a headlining performance at the Roxy! The last time we caught The Temper Trap live was in June of 2012 at the Hollywood Palladium. This is the band’s first set of headline performances in over 12 months with shows in Los Angeles, London, New York, and Toronto […]

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Against Me! perform a spectacular 22-song set at the Roxy

This past weekend, Against Me! performed a set of incredible sold-out shows at the Roxy in West Hollywood, and we were there to cover all the punk passion on Saturday, night one of Against Me!’s double whammy. Touring in continuous support of the release of the critically acclaimed Transgender Dysphoria Blues, an album that entered […]

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Swans return to Los Angeles with two shows at The Roxy

Swans are back in Los Angeles with two headlining show dates booked at the Roxy on Wednesday, September 10 and Thursday, September 11. Emerging from the early 80’s New York no wave scene, Swans are still going strong delivering that experimental post punk with the release of their new album, To Be Kind. This will be […]

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Royal Blood at the Roxy: an impenetrable force to be reckoned with

This past Thursday, West Hollywood was shook by a Brighton, UK rattler with enough jolt to make you think it was an L.A. quake. The duo known as Royal Blood made their Los Angeles debut at the Roxy and left fans with a lasting impression. Featuring the combined talents of 23-year-old Mike Kerr (vocals, bass) and […]

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Win Tickets to Parquet Courts at the Roxy

We last caught the Brooklyn garage punks at the Fonda earlier this year, where they delivered an energetic set alongside the one-man garage band, White Fence. Parquet Courts are known for their D.I.Y. aesthetic after releasing their debut album, American Specialties, on limited cassette in 2011. On their Website, they include a few quotes describing […]

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Jenny Lewis takes fans on emotional roller coaster at The Roxy

Tuesday night, Jenny Lewis debuted her new band at an intimate show at The Roxy in West Hollywood as she begins playing new songs from her forthcoming album, The Voyager. Lewis took longtime fans of hers on an emotional roller coaster, mixing in new songs with songs from her days as the front woman of Rilo […]

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