The Orwells

The Entire LA Indie Music Scene Is Canceled

By Alyson Camus | July 28, 2020

It cannot possibly survive this

Burger Records’ Music Scene Is In Big Trouble

By Alyson Camus | July 21, 2020

There is a rapist in every band

A Few Good Shows Not To Be Missed In Los Angeles Before 2018

By Alyson Camus | December 6, 2017

it’s gonna be a riot

Governors Ball 2017 Recap

By Mary Rudzis | June 6, 2017

I’ll be riding that wave for a while

Best Shows To See In Los Angeles This Upcoming Week

By Alyson Camus | March 25, 2017

honky-tonk king Dwight Yoakam will rock the Palladium

rock nyc Top 10 Songs Week Of may 26th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | May 31, 2014

Oh how the circumstances have changed indeed, Conor’s comeback album already forgotten and that album was too long as well. The best lengthed album this week was Haunted Heart –clocking in at a jaunty 30 minutes, you can stick it on repeat and wait for “Something That Feels Bad Is Something That Feels good” to show up againt.

10 Songs, May 30th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | May 30, 2014

When I saw him perform this Phil Ochs song at Carnegie Hall, it was a very moving experience. But this dumb ass concept, recording it in a “Voice-O-Graph” from 1947, you know, like the one Presley recorded his first vinyl on and gave it as a gift to his mama. That one. Anyway, it is OK listening to him so lo-tech but it sounded better at Carnegie Hall – B+

The Orwells Bite The Arctic Monkeys That Feeds Em

By Iman Lababedi | April 23, 2014

“You can reach that level without turning into that. Like Nirvana played bigger shit than that and it’s probably a different show every night. You don’t have to take that route, you can get that level of success with those size venues, that sort of thing, but still treat is as a spontaneous show at a small club.”