L.A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, April 18th To 24th 2022

By Alyson Camus | April 18, 2022

Deftones are at the Greek Theatre

L.A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks: September 27th To October 3rd

By Alyson Camus | September 26, 2021

Japanese Breakfast play the Regent twice this week

The Ohana Festival Adds An ‘Encore Weekend’ With A Different Lineup

By Alyson Camus | July 21, 2021

this second lineup seems curated for me.

Primavera LA Is Announced For September 2022!

By Alyson Camus | June 30, 2021

Primavera LA would be a good successor to the FYF Fest

Black Market Music, Songs For Commercials

By Dorothy P. | May 9, 2021

I have shazamed ads several times to create my own playlist on Spotify

A Few Bands That I Used To Truly Love

By Alyson Camus | March 30, 2021

Will I still pay to see any of these artists in concert?

Three Interesting Covers By Shamir, Tune-Yards And Beck

By Alyson Camus | March 26, 2021

Shamir covers Sharon Van Etten’s ‘DsharpG’

‘McCartney III Imagined‘ Will Feature An Amazing Lineup Of Artists

By Alyson Camus | March 12, 2021

it already gets a new look and a fresh new take

Paul McCartney: Ask Me Anything

By Alyson Camus | December 23, 2020

‘It was a perfect way to spend lockdown. It made me do Rockdown!’

The 500 Greatest Songs of the 1990s – 60 to 51

By Steve Crawford | November 21, 2020

a generation of getting-crazy-with-the-Cheese-Whiz stoners and slackers

Is Ivanka Listening To Music? Do We Even Care?

By Alyson Camus | November 11, 2020

she had a punk phase in the ‘90s

A Virtual Music Festival To Celebrate Tom Petty’s 70th Birthday

By Alyson Camus | October 22, 2020

a full afternoon and evening of Tom Petty

The 500 Greatest Songs of the 1990s: 170 – 161

By Steve Crawford | October 14, 2020

a bewildering but beguiling mix of bizarre samples

Beck Launched Hyperspace: A.I. Exploration In Collaboration With NASA JPL

By Alyson Camus | August 12, 2020

Each song from the album is paired with an iconic NASA mission

Goodbye To The Satellite: The Iconic Silverlake Venue Is Closing For Good

By Alyson Camus | July 17, 2020

the closure of the Satellite is a huge loss

Elliott Smith’s Death And The Intricate Echo Park Music Scene

By Alyson Camus | April 26, 2020

All this may explain why these people don’t speak

2019 In Photos: My Best Pictures Of This Year

By Alyson Camus | December 18, 2019

you feel lucky when there is one that pops up

Intersect Festival Day One, Friday December 6th 2019

By Alyson Camus | December 9, 2019

Kacey Musgraves was Friday’s headliner

Las Vegas’ Intersect Festival on Friday, A First Impression

By Alyson Camus | December 7, 2019

Intersect festival in Las Vegas resembles its birth city

A Store Of ‘Cultural Mashups’ Is Illustrating Every Song You Can Imagine

By Alyson Camus | December 4, 2019

each illustration is carefully picked to fit the mood of the song

Beck And Tame Impala Have Released Two New Songs And I Don’t Care For Them

By Alyson Camus | October 31, 2019

it won’t probably happen for me

Elliott Smith Tribute Show: 16 Years Ago At the Fonda Theatre

By Alyson Camus | October 20, 2019

They celebrated his music and life for one last night

Intersect Music Festival Announces Full 2019 Lineup

By admin | October 17, 2019

Beyond the music, Intersect attendees can explore a million square feet of games and activities

Beck’s The Night Running Tour At Forest Hills Stadium, Saturday, August 17th, 2019, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 18, 2019

Beck and Britt have been doing this for a quarter of a century, Cage for over a decade. It shows.

Film At Eleven: Beck Has Left His Wife,… And Scientology?

By Alyson Camus | February 21, 2019

The couple separation is seen by many fans as a sign that one of them has effectively left the cult

Going Steady: New Singles 2-8-19 – 2-14-19 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 10, 2019

he was listening to Odelay all night


By Alyson Camus | January 6, 2019

Jen Awad starts her residency at The Echo


By Alyson Camus | November 12, 2018

Gary Clark Jr. has a 4-day date at the Fonda Theatre this week


By Alyson Camus | September 22, 2018

Parquet Courts are playing Music Tastes Good on Sunday

Beck At Madison Square Garden, Thursday, July 19th, 2018, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 20, 2018

not quite as good

Reviewing The Setlist 2018: With A Lot Of Major Tours This Summer, Let’s Take A Look…

By Iman Lababedi | July 16, 2018

heavy on the funk

Ohana Festival Has Announced Its 2018 Lineup

By Alyson Camus | April 30, 2018

Mumford & Sons are headlining Sunday night


By Alyson Camus | January 14, 2018

The Soft White Sixties are at the Echo on Thursday

Beck’s ‘Dear Life’ Kind Of Sounds Like An Elliott Smith Song

By Alyson Camus | October 19, 2017

many critics have cited the Beatles to describe the song

Beck Has A New Song, But I Won’t Stay ‘Up All Night’ To Listen To It

By Alyson Camus | September 8, 2017

the full commercialization of Beck

Citi Sound Vault: Sting, Beck, The Chainsmokers And Metallica Are All Playing The Palladium In February, But…

By Alyson Camus | February 1, 2017

Don’t you want to apply for a Citi card suddenly?

Beck Has Fun With His Kids In ‘Wow’ Video

By Alyson Camus | September 14, 2016

a kid jumping party

A New Mural In Silverlake Raises A Controversy

By Alyson Camus | June 6, 2016

This has probably everything to do with the polemic around Hugues’ last interviews

Going Steady: New Singles Reviewed 6-3-16 -6-9-16

By Iman Lababedi | June 6, 2016

Close to perfect

Governor’s Ball, Friday, June 3rd, 2016, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | June 4, 2016

Well blow me down, Beck!!

‘Wow” Listen To Beck’s New Song

By Alyson Camus | June 3, 2016

‘Most of this song was completely off the top of my head. I didn’t write any of it’

When Paul McCartney, Beck And Taylor Hawkins Fail At Hollywood Nightclubbing!

By Alyson Camus | February 16, 2016

‘How VIP do we gotta get?’

Yves Saint Laurent After-Party At The Palladium, Wednesday February 10th 2016 Review

By Alyson Camus | February 12, 2016

It’s simple, if you were a celebrity in Hollywood you were attending the show

Yves Saint Laurent After-Party At The Palladium, Wednesday February 10th 2016 Photos

By Alyson Camus | February 11, 2016

Sure, I didn’t see anything of Mr. Hedi Slimane’s new collections, but who cares when you can take close shots of Beck and Joan Jett?

Stella McCartney Took Over Amoeba On Tuesday Night, For Her Autumn 2016 Presentation

By Alyson Camus | January 14, 2016

What a dream night, I wish I could have been invisible to crash the party. The store had a pink vibe as Stella had given the place a ’70s concert hall treatment, with psychedelic posters, and flashing neon lights

Coming Soon: Echo In The Canyon Feat. Fiona Apple, Cat Power, Beck, Regina Spektor, Jacok Dylan, ES&TMZ’s Jade

By Alyson Camus | September 28, 2015

The show will take place on October 12th, at the Orpheum theater, downtown Los Angeles, and the tickets will be on sale this Friday, October 2nd at 10 am PT via Ticketmaster. Ticket prices will range between $55.00 – $99.00 plus additional fees, but I am ready to bet that these tickets will disappear fast

At Last We Can Listen To Beck’s New Song ‘Dreams’

By Alyson Camus | June 16, 2015

If ‘Morning Phase’ was dreamy folk, ‘Dreams’ has vigorous beats installing a hot and funky dance floor from the beginning, which let you hear a bit of new influences, MGMT, Foster the People, Tame Impala, and old influences, Nil Rodgers or even Bowie’s 80’s dance period.

10 Songs: Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | June 16, 2015

Dreams – Beck – This is OK when you concentrate on it, it isn’t Midnight Vultures but the beat is sure steady enough, and it is lively, But it irritates as background and then you realize he needs to find the middle ground he wasn’t had – B

Two Song Snippets Show Up On Beck’s Page

By Alyson Camus | June 14, 2015

‘It started out as a heavy garage rock thing and became much more of a dance — some kind of hybrid,’ he said to the radio station. He also said he had been working on it for a few years so that the material is ‘pretty diverse,’ but ‘it’s a group of songs that fit together.’

Beck May Have Won Two Grammys But He Is Still A Scientologist

By Alyson Camus | February 15, 2015

Masterson thinks the documentary ‘interviewed eight people who hate Scientology’, and he ponders ‘I wonder if Sundance would allow a documentary of, like, eight people who hate Judaism’… Is it such an unfair and stupid comparison, does he know there are entire organizations which mobilize against Scientology in order to denounce the abuse and the isolation in which members of the church are maintain?