Again, a full week with an incredible amount of shows everywhere. Each time, I feel I am only scratching the surface of the LA music scene.
On Monday 19th, Dr. Octagon are at The Belasco Theater, A Tribe Called Red are at the Resident, Zee Avi is at the Moroccan Lounge with Dana Williams, Sutter Zachman, Conan are at The Echo with The Ditch And The Delta, Yidhra, and Iron Chic are at The Hi Hat with Racquet Club, Dead Bars, Garrett Dale. As for the residencies/free shows, Jesus Sons continue theirs at the Echoplex with SOS, Easy, Grave Flowers & His Bongo Band, Heptagon are at The Satellite with The Unending Thread, World War, Deep Fields, SAÍGO is at the Bootleg Bar with Axel Mansoor, Gangplans, Susy Sun, It’s A School Night! has Kitten, Beginners, DRAMA, Roses and Revolutions at Bardot, and Mia Doi Todd and the Magic Wanderers are at Zebulon with Jade Castrinos.
On Tuesday 20th, Bananarama are at The Novo By Microsoft, Girlpool are at the Echoplex with The Hotelier, Special Explosion, Adan Jodorowsky is at Zebulon with Rudy De Anda, Marty Grimes is at The Roxy with Wes Period, Dagne, Dave Steezy, Kurt Rockmore, and Keith Canvas, Amy Shark has a sold out show at The Troubadour with MILCK, Bower, High-Functioning Flesh, L.A. Drones, Terminal A, Boy Scouts Of Annihilation, Margaret Garrett (Mr. Airplane Man) are all at the Echo for a benefit for Sean Barger, Newsboys are at the Wiltern. Hearty Har have a release party at The Hi Hat with Levitation Room, Dream Phases, An Evening with the Julian Lage Trio is sold out at the Bootleg, and Shamir is at the Moroccan Lounge with Sizzy Rocket.
On Wednesday 21st, tUnE-yArDs are at the El Rey Theatre with Sudan Archives, Bruno Major is at The Masonic Lodge At Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Bahamas are at the Teragram Ballroom with The Weather Station, Carla Bruni is at the Orpheum Theatre, Warm Brew are at The Roxy with Sham1016 and Amirsaynothing, Daikaiju, The Manx, Melted Bodies, Slut Island are all at the Echo, WHY? are at the Regent Theater with Florist, Henry Hall has a residency at the Satellite with jdv plus and Coyote Run, Palehound, Weaves are at the Bootleg theater with Young Jesus, FACIAL, The Entire Universe, Yip Yops are all at the Moroccan Lounge, and All Pigs Must Die are at the Hi Hat with Baptists.
On Thursday 22nd, X Ambassadors are at The Belasco Theater, tUnE-yArDs have a second night at the El Rey Theatre with Sudan Archives, G-Eazy is at the Wiltern, Bruno Major is again at The Masonic Lodge At Hollywood Forever Cemetery, The-Dream with Special Guest BJ the Chicago Kid are at The Novo By Microsoft with Bria Jhane, Ron Pope is at the Fonda Theatre with The National Parks & The Heart Of, Bully are at the Teragram Ballroom with Melkbelly, Potty Mouth, Septic Flesh and Dark Funeral are at the Regent Theater with Thy Antichrist, Witch Casket, Only Son, People Flavor, No Small Children are all at the Satellite, Death Threat are at the Hi Hat, The Uranium Club, Lars Finberg and The CIA are at Zebulon, Superchunk are at the Moroccan Lounge with Bat Fangs, Alex Cameron is at The Lodge Room with Molly Burch, Holiday Sidewinder, and Icon For Hire are at The Roxy with Makeout and Riot Child.
On Friday 23rd, Nature World Night Out, a yearly music festival bringing subcultures together, is happening at the Regent Theater with Hatebreed, Turnstile, Xavier Wulf, The Spits, Lil Ugly Mane, CupcakKe, Rico Nasty, Angel Du$t, The Warriors, Culture Abuse, Jay Worthy, Wicca Phase Springs Eternal, Black Kray, More To Pride, Pollari, Coldhart, Mizery, BOOTYCHAAAIN, C Roy, Generacion Suicida, Sex Prisoner, Momentum, Hermit, Crimewave 5150, Kate Mo$$, Girl Pusher, DARE, Lowest Priority, Shallou has a sold out show at the Echo with Hazey Eyes, G-Eazy is once again at the Wiltern, Parquet Courts are at The Masonic Lodge At Hollywood Forever Cemetery with Mary Lattimore, Borgore is at the Hollywood Palladium, The Wood Brothers are at the Fonda Theatre with The Mastersons, Fallen Suns, Viza, Aeonic Impulse, Trendkill Revolution are all at the Troubadour, Enter Shikari are at the El Rey Theatre with Single Mothers & Milk Teeth, Alex Cameron has a second sold out show at The Lodge Room with Molly Burch, Sevdaliza is at The Novo By Microsoft, T-Pain is at The Novo By Microsoft later, G Perico is at The Roxy with Garren and So Way Out, American Pets are at the Moroccan Lounge with LEAN, Tim Atlas, ROSA, Photographic Memory, Laureline, Drinker are all at the Satellite, Basia Bulat is at the Bootleg bar with Hayley Gene Penner, Jail Weddings are at the Hi Hat with Death Hymn Number 9, Die Group, and it’s Day One for Women Fuck Shit Up Fest with Fuck U Pay Us and many more at The Smell.
On Saturday 24th, G-Eazy is at the Shrine Expo Hall with Trippie Redd, Phora, Anthony Russo, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club are at the Fonda Theatre with Night Beats, Rostam is at the El Rey Theatre with Joy Again, FIDLAR are at the Fox Theater in Pomona with Culture Abuse, Parquet Courts have a second show at The Masonic Lodge At Hollywood Forever Cemetery with Anna St. Louis, Betty Who are at the Wiltern, Arms Akimbo, Exes, Goldensuns are all at the Troubadour. Steve Hackett is at the Orpheum Theatre, Good Old War are at the Teragram Ballroom with Justin Nozuka, Skinny Lister are at the Echo with Will Varley, San Fermin are at the Echoplex with Matt Besser, Tiny Moving Parts are at the Hi Hat with Covet, Mom Jeans., Oso Oso, Mister Heavenly are at The Lodge Room with Healing Gems, Velour Afternoon, Crooked Colours are at The Roxy with Running Touch and Mobley, Sean Rowe is at the Moroccan Lounge with Anna Tivel, and it’s Day Two for Women Fuck Shit Up Fest with Dream Out Loud, together and many more at The Smell.
On Sunday 25th, Jacob Sartorius is at the Wiltern, Jessica Moss (Silver Mt Zion) is at the Echo with Sarah Davachi, Crook, Zoe Sky Jordan is at the Bootleg bar with Lucy Arnell, Henry Wolfe, and Satellite Citi has a CD Release party at the Hi Hat with Æges, Ever So Android.
Miley makes it three at the top
better than you remember
it has been four years since her last long player
quickly get your music noticed
A fast rock & roll song performed with a retro punk vibe
Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – April 1983 (Volume 14, Number 11)
the final issue edited by Susan Whitall
hard rock meets classic rock meets Americana
Chuck D is at the Grammy Museum
On The Red Carpet For The Screening Of “The Beast Inside” At The Angelica Cinema, Sunday, January 29th, 2023: pictures by Billy Hess
a powerhouse performance by Sadie Katz and SohoJohnny as you never thought you’d see him