Win Tickets: The Hold Steady @ El Rey – Los Angeles, CA – 7/29/14 Win Tickets: The Hold Steady @ El Rey – Los Angeles, CA – 7/29/14

Win Tickets: The Hold Steady @ El Rey
It’s been four years since The Hold Steady released a full length album but the band is back and touring in support of their 6th studio release “Teeth Dreams”. Front man and lead singer Craig Finn continues to deliver solid rock and roll music and has spent the [...]

Interviews

Interview: Royal Canoe at Bonnaroo Interview: Royal Canoe at Bonnaroo

 
At Bonnaroo we had a chance to sit down and chat with six piece Winnipeg band Royal Canoe. We learned how braving the negative 40 Celsius winters of their hometown helped shape their unique sound. They came to Bonnaroo not long after touring with Bombay Bicycle Club and Bear Hands, and are set to play [...]

Interview: Max Collins Interview: Max Collins

 
This past Wednesday I went and checked out Max Collins at Hemingway’s Lounge in Hollywood. You may know him as the front man of EVE 6, who saw much success in the late ’90s/early ’00s with hits like  ”Inside Out” and “Here’s to the Night”. The band came back from a four year hiatus in [...]

Interview: Carbon Tigers Interview: Carbon Tigers

Interview w/ Carbon Tigers
This past SXSW we were fortunate enough to chat with a four piece indie rock band from Chicago,Carbon Tigers. They were very happy to escape the sub zero temperatures of Illinois and head to Texas to play at and experience their first SXSW as a band. They first started playing together in [...]

Concert Reviews

Review – Rick Springfield @ Hoyt Sherman – Des Moines, IA 3/22/14 Review – Rick Springfield @ Hoyt Sherman – Des Moines, IA 3/22/14

Review – Rick Springfield @ Hoyt Sherman
This was the third time I’ve seen Rick Springfield, the first two times he performed with his full band. This time around it was just Mr. Springfield! This intimate evening with Springfield was nothing short of amazing and proved he can definitely carry a solo show by himself.

I never realized [...]

Concert Review – Children of Bodom w/ Death Angel and TÝR  @ HOB Sunset – West Hollywood, CA – 3/1/14 Concert Review – Children of Bodom w/ Death Angel and TÝR @ HOB Sunset – West Hollywood, CA – 3/1/14

Concert Review
Children of Bodom w/ Death Angel and TÝR  @ HOB Sunset

Photography and Review by Karina Diane Parker
On a rainy California night, a crowd gathered for a sold out Children of Bodom concert outside the House of Blues on West Hollywood’s Sunset Strip. As soon I approached the venue I could hear people chatting about [...]

Review – Acoustic Basement Tour w/ Brian Marquis, Hit The Lights, Front Porch Step and Transit @ Amityville Music Hall – Amityville, NY – 2/22/14 Review – Acoustic Basement Tour w/ Brian Marquis, Hit The Lights, Front Porch Step and Transit @ Amityville Music Hall – Amityville, NY – 2/22/14

Review – 2014 Acoustic Basement Tour
@ Amityville Music Hall
This review of the 2014 Acoustic Basement Tour at the Amityville Music Hall was submitted by Maggie Friedman.

Brian Marquis has achieved a lot in the past few years, he pioneered the Acoustic Basement stage on the Vans Warped tour and then even started an Acoustic Basement Tour.  [...]

Contests and Giveaways

Win Tickets: Say Anything @ Fonda Theatre – Hollywood, CA – 7/24/14 Win Tickets: Say Anything @ Fonda Theatre – Hollywood, CA – 7/24/14

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Win Tickets: Say Anything
@ Fonda Theatre
LA locals Say Anything are back in town, for what is sure to be another rocking night! The guys are currently touring in support of their sixth studio album Hebrews. The album was produced by none other than front man Max Bemis and truly takes the bands music [...]

Win Tickets: Peter Murphy @ El Rey – Los Angeles, CA – 7/3, 7/5 Win Tickets: Peter Murphy @ El Rey – Los Angeles, CA – 7/3, 7/5

Win Tickets: Peter Murphy @ El Rey
Peter Murphy of Bauhaus fame will be gracing Los Angeles next week with 7/3 and 7/5 performances at El Rey. These shows will be in support of Murphy’s latest release Lion.  The album is his first since 2011′s Ninth and his 10th solo album.

Tickets for this show start at [...]

Win Tickets: Vans Warped Tour 2014 – Pomona (6/20), Ventura (6/22) Win Tickets: Vans Warped Tour 2014 – Pomona (6/20), Ventura (6/22)

Win Tickets: Vans Warped Tour 2014
Pomona (6/20), Ventura (6/22)
The Vans Warped Tour has made its way to Southern California for the 2014 season! SoCal line up consists of several notable acts such as Sleeper Agent, Yellowcard, The Summer Set, and many more! With over 30 bands on five stages, the all day event is guaranteed [...]