Not With The Band: Taking Or Not Taking Pictures At Concerts

By Alyson Camus | August 5, 2016

I was able to take tons of pictures with a professional camera at Joshua Homme’s feet.

Savages At The El Rey Theater, Monday April 18th 2016

By Alyson Camus | April 20, 2016

Jehnny Beth has to be one of the most powerful front women I have ever seen

Be Here Now: New Albums Released, 1-22-16 – 1-28-16

By Iman Lababedi | January 22, 2016

A giant leap in psycho sexual romantic cluster fucking drone rock meets grunge

Watch Savages’ Chilling And Stunning New Video For ‘Adore’

By Alyson Camus | January 7, 2016

There’s something so vulnerable and at the same time so disturbing and menacing about the way she stares at the camera, looking half way between a prey and a predator.

10 Songs: Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | November 18, 2015

Be forewarned, the title stands for “this is what you get” and the punch line is “when you mess with love”, and the band rolls up its sleeves and batters you into submission. A fast moving little banger – A-

My First Day At The FYF Fest, Saturday August 22nd 2015 Review

By Alyson Camus | August 24, 2015

What are you thinking FYF fest, do you want to compete with Glastonbury or Coachella? … you were this cool DIY fest and now you are all grown up and so big. How much did you pay Kanye? More than Frank Ocean? I would like to know, as I was amazed to see that 2-day tickets were still available a few days before the festival,… which didn’t sell out?

Oldies But Goldies: Savages At The El Rey, Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

By Alyson Camus | August 11, 2015

Savages is one of the numerous bands playing at FYF Fest in 2 weeks. I don’t know if I will have the opportunity to see them, there are about 60 bands to catch in 2 day, but the all-female band left a strong impression on me when I had the chance to catch attend their show at the El Rey, two years ago… These girls were dark, aggressive, and a bit authoritarian? They actually scared me a bit…

No VIPs For Savages

By Iman Lababedi | August 29, 2014

I won’t go to a music festival without a VIP pass and I am not the slightest bit elitist I promise you, I just can’t see any percentage in checking out a band from a million miles away. It is all downside and if you won’t or can’t pay the freight, you won’t or can’t get close, well, what you are getting is what you paid.

Watch Savages' New and Camus-Inspired Video For 'Strife'

By Alyson Camus | January 21, 2014

The British all-female post-punk band Savages has released a new video for the song ‘Strife’ off their album ‘Silence Yourself’, and it is supposed to be directly inspired by Albert Camus’ ‘The Stranger’.

CMJ Music Marathon, Drowner At Pianos, Saturday, October 19th, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | October 22, 2013

Enjoy em now with songs like first single “Long Hair” and “You’ve got It All Wrong” and (here I’m guessing) “Don’t Go Around With Everyone In Town” . The temperature is always raising with this band and they have the good fun smarts of a band that is just about to break big.