Live On Stage

Motion City Soundtrack “4 Albums. 2 Nights. 7 Cities.,”

By Helen Bach | June 24, 2011

This is either a tribute to unoriginally or a brilliant idea.

Dude Automatic – Sullivan Hall Thursday June 16, 2011

By Woody Fuller | June 23, 2011

a very very raw version of Sublime, minus the heroin and the westcoast vibes

Celebrate BK- Inside the fairy tale oasis of Prospect Park

By Woody Fuller | June 22, 2011

“early anchor in the park’s revitalization and has become one of the city’s foremost summer cultural attractions.”

Marnie Stern at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Tuesday, June 14, 2011

By Alyson Camus | June 22, 2011

I still haven’t made my mind, do I really like this?

acoustic performanc​e of the Flaming Lips & Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

By Alyson Camus | June 22, 2011

Wayne talking to the fans about this awesome surprise, in front of the cemetery bell tower

Agnostic Front, On The Road Again

By Helen Bach | June 22, 2011

evolving into this sort of metal thrash hardcore punk

The Dirty Names and they came to rock! Arlene's Grocery Friday, June 17, 2011

By Woody Fuller | June 20, 2011

“I couldn’t help but dance for that entire show! So much fun!”

Owl City, Headlining Tour Dates

By admin | June 17, 2011

a spectrum of sound that is not quite as mainstream hipster-wanna-be as you may think.

Matthewdavid at Amoeba on Thursday, June 9, 2011

By Alyson Camus | June 15, 2011

I was once again feeling like a tourist exploring a foreign territory, not necessary a bad thing, but always disconcerting

Falling In Reverse on tour!

By admin | June 15, 2011

Five of the dates are on Warped Tour

The Dear Hunter US Tour in Tiny Places

By Helen Bach | June 13, 2011

They’re not pushing any boundaries that I can tell

Anarbor and Valencia, Co Headline Tour

By Helen Bach | June 12, 2011

This could be called Beauty and The Beast!  Anarbor is a fave we seem to constantly miss, but not this time.  We will be there without fail to see this amazing band perform.  Valencia? Well as noted on previous posts has a good (and loyal cuz they cuss me out) fanbase, but I am not…

Bryan Ferry Mini Tour of the US this Autumn

By Helen Bach | June 12, 2011

I would expect a pretty fast sell out across the board so stay on top of this.

The Globes at Origami Vinyl on Saturday, June 4, 2011

By Alyson Camus | June 8, 2011

the music is more atmospheric than catchy, more slow burn than uplifting

Free No Age concert in July in LA

By Alyson Camus | June 7, 2011

‘Inhibiting serotonin uptake the vegan way’? It sounds so intriguing, I only half understand what it means

The Swellers and Fake Problems Co Headline Tour

By Helen Bach | June 6, 2011

such tiny venues for such a loud show!

Hell YES! Rancid Tour Dates

By Helen Bach | June 1, 2011

Head on East brothers!

I See Stars; West Coast Bonus!

By admin | May 30, 2011

Why dont I live there?

The Belle Brigade at Amoeba on Wednesday, May 18, 2011

By Alyson Camus | May 20, 2011

their songs are throwing so many happy hooks in your face that their full-of-life live shows are difficult to resist

Rayna Ford gets her 5 min of fame thanks to Paul Simon

By Alyson Camus | May 18, 2011

Good for her!

Man Man at the El Rey theater on Friday, May 13, 2011

By Alyson Camus | May 17, 2011

Eccentric? Not even close, they are a fun, colorful circus act and a cabaret show at the same time

Kissing Cousins at Origami Vinyl on Sunday, May 15, 2011

By Alyson Camus | May 17, 2011

a real party with free drinks and cupcakes…

Shilpa Ray and her Happy Hookers at the El Rey theater on Friday, May , 2011

By Alyson Camus | May 16, 2011

Usually there are very few people for the openers, but hell, it was not the case this time!

Cold Cave at Space 1520 on Thursday May 12, 2011

By Alyson Camus | May 15, 2011

The Cure, Depeche Mode, or a danceable mix of any 80s UK band with the suicidal tendency of Joy Division and all the gloom of New Order.

Errors at the Mayan theater on Tuesday May 10, 2011

By Alyson Camus | May 14, 2011

layering repetitive and tangling loops with ascending synth, alarmed and pulsating or shining guitars.

Prince did at the Troubadour on Wednesday night

By admin | May 14, 2011

Prince, during his current love story with Los Angeles (he is playing 21 shows and I have no idea how many he has already played), had decided to play two ‘secret’ shows at the Troubadour on Wednesday night, a small venue for his large persona used to arenas and other big places. I did not…

Mogwai at the Mayan theater on Tuesday May 10, 2011

By Alyson Camus | May 13, 2011

but there is no distraction, and the music alone absorbs you

He’s my Brother She’s my Sister at the Satellite on Monday May 9th, 2011

By Alyson Camus | May 12, 2011

jubilant, folk-rock-blues-alt-country (well they use a slide guitar played by Aaron Robinson),

Calexico at the Echoplex on Thursday May 5th, 2011

By Alyson Camus | May 9, 2011

isn’t the song ‘Crystal frontier’, a much more efficient form of protest than anything that Conor Oberst or Zach de la Rocca have ever done for this cause?