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tUnE-yArDs at Moroccan Lounge by Andrew Gomez
Photos: tUnE-yArDs and Linafornia spark up a dance party at Moroccan Lounge

Last night, tUnE-yArDs played the Moroccan Lounge, Los Angeles in support of their upcoming album I can feel you creep into my private life. The night opened with up-and-coming producer Linafornia who loosened up the crowd with her bewitching beats and vintage soul claps. By the end of her set the Moroccan Lounge was was overflowing […]

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Sonny and the sunsets
Sonny & The Sunsets get political with new song “White Cops On Trial”

Sonny and The Sunsets are gearing up to release their sixth studio album, Moods Baby Moods. Produced by none other than the talented and colorful musician Merrill Garbus of tUnE-yArDs, the new full length record is due May 27 through Polyvinyl. Giving us a taste of the new LP, Sonny and The Sunsets have shared […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Peaches
Top 20 Badass Frontwomen in Indie/Underground Music

There’s an almost infinite amount of killer women fronting bands these days. We’ve done our best to put together our list of our 20 favorite bad asses that currently front their own bands, while also including some of our favorite lesser-known acts that have the potential to grow into being some of the better known […]

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Win Tickets to tUnE-yArDs at Wiltern

We last caught tUnE-yArDs earlier this year with a sold out show at the Fonda Theater (check out the show review down below!), and now Merrill Garbus and Nate Brenner, the duo behind the experimental pop band, have come back for more. The two have been touring in support of their album Nikki Nack, released earlier this year via 4AD. […]

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Sylvan Esso photos
Tune-Yards and Sylvan Esso shake & bass the Fonda

All photography by Ceethreedom If you were walking by the Fonda Theatre last night unaware of what was going on inside the venue, you may have felt a slight rumble under your feet. Don’t worry, it wasn’t an earthquake. It was the bombastic vibrations coming from two immensely talented performances: Tune-Yards and Sylvan Esso. These […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Win an Orange Is The New Black Soundtrack (vinyl or CD)

We really dig the Netflix original series Orange Is The New Black. The show follows Brooklynite Piper Chapman’s transition from a lavish New York lifestyle to an orange jumpsuit, when mistakes from her past land her in the big house and she finds herself confined within prison walls amidst a true cast of characters. The […]

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Tune-Yards returns to L.A. with a performance at Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever

Tune-Yards has a Los Angeles show coming to the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever! Wow. We just realized we haven’t covered Tune-Yards since her 2010 show performance at the Natural History Museum (click here for photos). Merrill Garbus, the bright mind behind Tune-Yards last Los Angeles performance was at the Glass House in 2012, so […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Kacey Johansing
Hot New Music: Kacey Johansing – Grand Ghosts – Album Review

  Close your eyes and imagine hearing the voice of a glamorous lounge singer circa 1940 with sultry vocals created to melt your heart. Kacey Johansing’s sophomore LP Grand Ghosts, blends the classic beauty of yesteryear with a touch of sullen tone and modern experimental music. Her warm and rich vocals have an old-timey feel that’s […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |