The Shrine

35 Of The Best Local Bands I Saw In 2019

By Alyson Camus | December 29, 2019

This reflects Los Angeles’ music scene in 2019

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

Grateful: My Best Concerts And Musical Events Of 2019

By Alyson Camus | November 28, 2019

I saw a few legends

The Shrine With Cat Scan And The Paranoyds At The House Of Machines, Friday April 19th 2019

By Alyson Camus | April 21, 2019

a black leather Sunset strip reincarnation with a DIY punk rock spirit and mad guitar skills.

L. A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, APRIL 15TH TO 21ST

By Alyson Camus | April 14, 2019

Janelle Monae is at Coachella on Friday

Five Songs For The Week, November 7th 2018

By Alyson Camus | November 8, 2018

This playlist is gonna be a locals-only pick

Easy With Crush, The Entire Universe At The Echo, Friday September 7th 2018

By Alyson Camus | September 9, 2018

they came on stage with the aura of rockstars

Happy Sundays Is Happening In Long Beach This Sunday

By Alyson Camus | August 24, 2018

the festival is now on its third installment

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, JANUARY 15th TO 21st 2018

By Alyson Camus | January 14, 2018

The Soft White Sixties are at the Echo on Thursday

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 Shrine’s Record Release Party At The Echo, Thursday December 7th 2017

By Alyson Camus | December 9, 2017

equally fit for wolves and warrior skateboarders

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, DECEMBER 4th To 10th 2017

By Alyson Camus | December 5, 2017

This is this time of the year, KROQ’s Almost Acoustic Christmas is here

Dirty Penni Fest At The Echo/Echoplex, Sunday July 2nd 2017

By Alyson Camus | July 4, 2017

the second coming of Iggy Pop

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, JUNE 26TH TO JULY 2nd 2017

By Alyson Camus | June 25, 2017

It has to be Nick Cave’s week

Echo Park Rising Day 2, Saturday August 16th 2014, Reviewed

By Alyson Camus | August 19, 2014

There was a grrrl riot in the making with Sex Stains, a provocative moniker for two bold women, Allison Wolfe (Bratmobile, Partyline) and choreographer Mecca Vazie Andrews (artistic director of The MOVEMENT). Allison with her shark-week dress and ocean-blue lipstick and Mecca

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds At The Shrine, Friday July 11th 2014

By Alyson Camus | July 14, 2014

Listen’, he said many times to the crowd, managing to get people fully involved even during the metaphysical ruminating poetry of ‘Higgs Boson Blues’, repeating many times ‘Can you feel my heartbeat?… no no no….. yeah yeah yeah’, while looking right into the eyes of the happy pit people