Alyson Camus

Trash Talk: Hardcore Band Opening For Off

By Alyson Camus | March 28, 2011

releasing the beast inside

E. Taylor and D. Bowie… If You're Interested

By Alyson Camus | March 27, 2011

don’t let the intimacy fool you

Skylar ex-Smashing Pumpkins Band Makes Its Debut In L.A. Tomorrow

By Alyson Camus | March 27, 2011

doesn’t have a lot to do with Billy Corgan

More Info On the Free Newspaper Radiohead will give away next week

By Alyson Camus | March 27, 2011

made of real paper and ink

OMD AT Omoeba, Thursday, March 24th, 2011

By Alyson Camus | March 26, 2011

I must have heard this tune tons of times on MTV

Off Arrested In Arizona

By Alyson Camus | March 26, 2011

What a buncha hippies

The Strange Boys at the Echo on Tuesday March 22nd, 2011

By Alyson Camus | March 25, 2011

changed the place in a single high-pitched guitar riff starting one of their heavy 60s-influenced-daring-garage-rock songs

Natural Child at the Echo on Tuesday March 22nd, 2011

By Alyson Camus | March 25, 2011

as wild and distorted as their personalities

Fol Chen at the Echo on Sunday March 20th

By Alyson Camus | March 24, 2011

 Fol Chen is a strange oddity really hard to figure out: I had already seen them during this summer and I was not exactly sure of what to do with their unexpected harmonies, jerky rhythms and moody eclectic songs. Their music may be interesting at times with its surprising funky-electronic-pop hiccup but I was not…

The Holidays, opening at the Echo on Sunday, March 20th, 2011

By Alyson Camus | March 24, 2011

Jazzy influences in their hybrid music

Why Did Radiohead Thank Drew Barrymore On Kings Of Limbs Liner Notes?

By Alyson Camus | March 24, 2011

Did Drew show Thom Her Tats?

Fujiya and Miyagi at the Echo on Sunday, March 20th, 2011

By Alyson Camus | March 23, 2011

addictive and unstoppable beat

Screeching Weasel incident at SXSW

By Alyson Camus | March 22, 2011

before the incident Weasel spent most of his time ranting against the media, labeling journalists as ‘parasitic’, characterizing the SXSW festival as ‘a carnival of schadenfreude’ and saying he regretted to have come

Flea and Ben Gibbard Ran the LA Marathon last Sunday

By Alyson Camus | March 22, 2011

These guys rock on all levels

The Beatles Drop Abbey Road Inspired Sneakers

By Alyson Camus | March 22, 2011

the model John Lennon is wearing on the cover of ‘Abbey Road’.

Rock Critic Jim Miller Booking Signing At La Luz de Jesus Gallery

By Alyson Camus | March 22, 2011

since 2011 is the twentieth anniversary of the release of Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’, it’s perfect timing.

3 Johnny Cash photograph exhibitions in NY, London and SF

By Alyson Camus | March 21, 2011

Several pictures feature Cash with June Carter

The accident at a OMD concert at SXSW

By Alyson Camus | March 21, 2011

Should I bring my hard hat?

Jane's Addiction Explain Delays In New Album

By Alyson Camus | March 21, 2011

the dry hump

Live stream of Bright Eyes at SXSW

By Alyson Camus | March 20, 2011

chaotic-bombastic and overly exhilarating

Thom Yorke – Doom Collaboration

By Alyson Camus | March 20, 2011

Yorke was cool, had ‘a lot of ill ass ideas and shit

The New Mogwai video for "San Pedro"

By Alyson Camus | March 19, 2011

mysterious man in black through the snowy streets of New York

Foo Fighters To Play Your Home

By Alyson Camus | March 19, 2011

I have a plan to clean up my garage

Newly Discovered Elliott Smith Songs Taken Off You Tube

By Alyson Camus | March 18, 2011

These songs are probably very early work, with just a guitar and a voice

Simon To Tour With Garfunkle

By Alyson Camus | March 18, 2011

now if they could lower these ticket prices!

Bon Jovi And Steve Jobs

By Alyson Camus | March 18, 2011

Jon Bon Jovi is an idiot

John Carpenter at the Silver Lake Lounge on Monday March 14th, 2011

By Alyson Camus | March 17, 2011

the band, not the moviemaker

Paul Simon Pricing Out The Fans

By Alyson Camus | March 17, 2011

Who Can afford these?

Thom Yorke collaboration with Burial and Four Tet

By Alyson Camus | March 17, 2011

I ‘d say that, after giving a listen early yesterday morning, I wanted to go back right to bed! ‘Ego’

Revolver at Amoeba on Sunday, March 13th, 2011

By Alyson Camus | March 15, 2011

delicate harmonies

Stream the Strokes

By Alyson Camus | March 15, 2011

I kind Of gave up

The Jim Jones Revue at the El Rey on Saturday March 12th, 2011

By Alyson Camus | March 14, 2011

return to truly basic rock’n’roll

BRO's "Do-Re-Mi/ABC": What I Am Listening To Write This Minute

By Alyson Camus | March 14, 2011

Jackson 5-collide-into-The-von-Trapp-Seven mash-up could not work better

Jail Weddings at the El Rey theater on Saturday, March 12th, 2011

By Alyson Camus | March 14, 2011

cheerful exuberance, animated drama and buoyant harmonies

Motorhead At The Nokia Theatre, Friday, March 11th, 2011 with Valiant Thor And Clutch

By Alyson Camus | March 13, 2011

the gods of metal are immortal

Did Lady Gaga Plagiarize A Korean Band?

By Alyson Camus | March 12, 2011

Who is So Nyeo Shi Dae

the last video of the Airborne Toxic Event Triggers Criticism

By Alyson Camus | March 11, 2011

Pitchfork gave it a 1.6 out of 10 – and how they came up with such a number is really a mystery to me

Revolver, Qu'est-Ce Que C'est?

By Alyson Camus | March 11, 2011

Isn’t that cute?

Serge Gainsbourg, homage at the Hollywood bowl

By Alyson Camus | March 10, 2011

I wonder if Charlotte will show up.

‘Trembling Hands', New Track From Explosions In The Sky

By Alyson Camus | March 10, 2011

As powerful as a hailstorm hitting you in the face, as unexpected as a change in weather, you just have to listen to it.

Saint Motel's New Single "Puzzle Pieces"

By Alyson Camus | March 9, 2011

It’s A Party!

Jonny Greenwood (Radiohead) saying he is recording music with Radiohead (among other things)

By Alyson Camus | March 9, 2011

There Will Be Blood

Mike Starr, Former Alice In Chains Bassist, Dead At 44

By Alyson Camus | March 9, 2011

‘It’s a terrible shock and tragedy’

Lykke Li at Amoeba on Monday March 7th, 2011

By Alyson Camus | March 8, 2011

she was all fierceness

James Franco directing videos for REM

By Alyson Camus | March 8, 2011

James Franco was in charge of the tracks ‘That Someone is you’ and ‘Blue’

Motley Crue headlining the Sunset Strip Music Festival in August in LA

By Alyson Camus | March 8, 2011

The legendary Sunset Strip was the departure of Mötley Crüe’s success

Bob Dylan's "Visions Of Johanna" Gets Wordle

By Alyson Camus | March 7, 2011

a vision, and a visual masterpiece.

Darlings EP "Warma" Reviewed

By Alyson Camus | March 7, 2011

their ingenious blend of garage rock and sweet melodies explodes

Bright Eyes "Shell Games" Seen A Different Way

By Alyson Camus | March 6, 2011

heavy love comes

Beady Eye's "Morning Sun"

By Alyson Camus | March 6, 2011

it builds upon familiarity, without saying auto-plagiarism