The Birth Defects

The Birth Defects And Here Lies Man At Gold Diggers, Tuesday January 14th 2020

By Alyson Camus | January 16, 2020

Dirty Laundry TV had its first show of the year at Gold Diggers

L. A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, January 13th To 19th 2020

By Alyson Camus | January 12, 2020

Young rapper YBN Cordae has two dates at the Fonda Theatre

Echo Park Rising Day One, Thursday August 15th 2019

By Alyson Camus | August 17, 2019

I suffer from an intense FOMO for a few days

Bands In A Barbershop With Beers For Fears, Speed Of Light, The Lungs, The Birth Defects, Tasty Face, Saturday March 23rd 2019

By Alyson Camus | March 26, 2019

the free-for-all event often showcases young and upcoming bands

L. A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, MARCH 18TH TO 24TH

By Alyson Camus | March 17, 2019

Liily are at Amoeba Music on Tuesday

Fifteen L.A. Bands You Need To Know

By Alyson Camus | December 27, 2018

bands that would get me out of the house on any night.

Echo Park Rising, Friday August 17th 2018

By Alyson Camus | August 18, 2018

Writing about this event is always writing about what you haven’t seen

Punk Rock Bowling In Downtown Las Vegas, Monday May 28th 2018

By Alyson Camus | May 30, 2018

all sticky and smelly after this 3-day extravaganza

More About Air + Style Festival At Exposition Park, March 3rd-4th 2018

By Alyson Camus | March 6, 2018

after all, I was originally here for the music

Air + Style At Exposition Park, Saturday/Sunday March 3rd/4th 2018

By Alyson Camus | March 5, 2018

these daredevils, who are risking to break their neck on concrete for fun

Air + Style Festival Is Happening In Los Angeles, March 3rd-4th

By Alyson Camus | February 13, 2018

it has grown to a much more global celebration with music and sport

The Birth Defects With Cat Scan, Zig Zags At The Echo, Wednesday January 31st 2018

By Alyson Camus | February 2, 2018

an abundance of dopamine-launching riffs

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, JANUARY 29TH TO FEBRUARY 4TH

By Alyson Camus | January 29, 2018

A special 3-day Girlschool 2018 at the Bootleg, featuring Shirley Manson

The 100 Hottest Local Bands Of Los Angeles In 2017

By Alyson Camus | December 28, 2017

I have seen all these bands this year with a few exceptions

The Birth Defects At The Hi Hat, Friday August 11th 2017

By Alyson Camus | August 13, 2017

The Birth Defects redefine raw power

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, August 7th To 13th 2017

By Alyson Camus | August 6, 2017

The Birth Defects are playing at the Hi Hat on Friday

Echo Park Rising Day 3, Sunday August 16th 2015 Review

By Alyson Camus | August 17, 2015

so I climbed on the stage, and found a good spot just behind the musicians, observing the incessant crowd surfing, thrilled by the experience and their dark-wave punk sound. It was the perfect ending for this Echo Park Rising, which was attended by 10,000 people according to the news, a really impressive number for a neighborhood festival, free for all, with no big stars or big names, just local bands, but a ton of them celebrating the rich diversity of Echo Park.

Dirty Laundry Summer Fest At The Satellite, Sunday June 21st 2015 Review

By Alyson Camus | June 22, 2015

It’s all fuzzy in my head now, just like the guitars of Gateway Drugs, my memories in my brain are very loud just like The Birth Defects’ heavy riffs, and I have a hang over, but honestly I probably feel much better than this Sloppy Jane front girl! Man, did this crazy woman put up a trashy riot if I’ve ever seen one!