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girlpool
Watch Girlpool’s new video for “Pretty”

  It’s less than two minutes and looks like it was shot on an iPhone, but there is a humble beauty to Girlpool’s simple new video for “Pretty.” Directed by Allyssa Yohana, Harmony Tividad, and Cleo Tucker, the video has an eerie feel. The lulling tone of the song is complemented by the out of […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
savages band
Savages roar through immaculate set at The Roxy

After monitoring all the FYF coverage this last weekend, I grew more and more excited to see UK post-punk band, Savages. Everything I read mentioned how the four-piece was one of the major highlights of the festival and it excited me even more to be able to see them in such a small venue like […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
girlpool
Girlpool welcomed back to LA with an FYF set full of smiles

Fans were excited to see hometown duo, Girlpool, who were up first at FYF Fest just minutes after the gates opened Sunday. As guitars were tuned the crowd was eager and screamed ready for Girlpool to start playing. As they did girls suddenly started running and skipping toward the stage smiling and singing along, “tranquilize […]

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cassandra violet
Cassandra Violet mesmerizes The Satellite with stunning vocals, funky loops and sass

Donning a vibrant colored dress, Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter, Cassandra Violet took the stage at The Satellite this past Tuesday, ready to charm fans with her enchanting vocals. As noted in our Hot Band Alert feature spotlighting Cassandra, by day, she’s a high school English/theater teacher in East L.A.—and a coaxing, songstress by night. Her vocal […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
the kills
The Kills at El Rey Theatre: a fierce and alluring performance with moments of pure beauty

Alison Mosshart of The Kills As I walked up to the El Rey Theatre last night, excitement was in the air for The Kills’ highly anticipated performance. I had missed out on their Halloween show at the Forum due to a last-minute trip to Puerto Rico, and although the comped trip was an amazing experience, […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
dead sara
Dead Sara shine with stunning rock show at The Glass House

As if your Friday couldn’t get any better, the weekend in Pomona kicked off with a highly anticipated performance by Los Angeles rockers, Dead Sara. It was a packed hour at the Glass House, as fans lined up for the best spots to see Dead Sara rock the stage. The evening unraveled with LA’s own, […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
mud howlers
The Mud Howlers and Flames of Durga rock the Satellite out of orbit

The Mud Howlers Thursday night, The Satellite played host to a bill that featured a couple up-and-coming bands with different styles. Kicking things off was LA-based trio Flames of Durga, the brainchild of identical sisters Cecilia and Beah Romero along with drummer Nate Million. If you’re a fan of fellow LA-rockers Deap Vally, this band […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
L7
L7 pummel through night one of double banger at Fonda Theatre

After covering L7’s fierce reunion show last May at The Echo, we had to get another dose of the metal goddesses with their back-to-back gigs at the Fonda Theatre. Last Thursday, L7 kicked off night one of their double banger at the famed Hollywood theatre. The venue was sold-out and packed to the walls with […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
savages band
Savages announce post FYF date at The Roxy

UPDATE: There is a pre-sale today (Thursday, July 9) at 10am for Savages upcoming show at The Roxy! Use the ticket link below and the following password: IAMHERE. GET TICKETS TO SAVAGES AT THE ROXY! As part of their West Coast run of tour dates, London’s all-female badasses, Savages will headline The Roxy on Wednesday, August […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
worriers
Hot Band Alert: Stream Worriers’ new song “Yes All Cops” off debut album produced by Laura Jane Grace

Photo Credit: Mars Ganito Led by the multifaceted artist, Lauren Denitzio comes the fairly new Brooklyn band, Worriers. Previously a member of The Measure [sa], Denitzio lays down the punk vocals and guitar for her new band Worriers. Based out of Brooklyn, the pop-punk band also features Rachel Rubino (Bridge and Tunnel) and John McLean […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |