Time for our monthly at the Cha Cha in Silver Lake, where we’ll be celebrating the winner and runner-ups alike in our pint glass contest! Come on out for cheap drinks, earthshaking records recently pried from way in the back of the weirdo bin and some truly ferocious foosballing! Free to all![Read more →]
TONIGHT AT CHA CHA: L.A. RECORD’S FREAK RIDE NIGHT! ALL PINT GLASS CONTEST RUNNER-UPS DRINK FREE PBR!
May 21st, 2013 · 1 Comment
March 15th, 2013 · No Comments
The L.A. Beat Swap Meet is one of those things that makes L.A. feel like L.A.—vendors selling crafts and clothes and tons of killer vintage vinyl in the heart of Chinatown, where you can browse everything from funk to soul to hip-hop to dub to Spanish glam rock while bands and DJs go nuts and [...]
WIN TICKETS TO DESERT DAZE WITH TINARIWEN, CHELSEA WOLFE, WARPAINT, COSMONAUTS AND TONS MORE ON APR. 20!
March 15th, 2013 · 1 Comment
This year’s Desert Daze looks absolutely unreal—Tinariwen and Entrance Band, together at last! Plus look how many awesome bands had to get squeezed in up there! Surely you understand you need to go to this, right? Well, we can help! Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with subject DESERT and we’ll pick a winner!
March 15th, 2013 · 2 Comments
The rulers over at ArtDontSleep have been nice enough to give us some tickets to give away for this amazing show where Ghostface, Adrian Younge and the Venice Dawn will perform Twelve Reasons To Die, the overcranked giallo-inspired soundtrack album to a movie that never existed. Plus the openers are all killers too! (Especially Gaslamp [...]
March 14th, 2013 · No Comments
Exclusive premiere of Poolside studio tour video from Scion A/V.
SXSW: BLUNDERTOWN + L.A. RECORD + SAILOR JERRY + VESTAL PRESENT THE SPITS + NOBUNNY + SHANNON AND THE CLAMS + AUDACITY + NIGHTBEATS + BLACK LIPS (DJ SET) AND MORE!
March 5th, 2013 · No Comments
Behold! A big screaming pile o’ punk ‘n’ roll in a house that won’t know what hit it! Free to go and free to get tattooed—that’s a deal you don’t get anywhere besides the federal pen! Come get all squooshed up with these bands that you know we L-U-V!
March 1st, 2013 · No Comments
MANDATORY TO BEHOLD! L.A.’s L.A. Drugz delivers us their new video for “Outside Place,” a song from their upcoming 12″ on Hovercraft, and it turns out to be a truly beautiful tribute-slash-valentine-slash-mutant-reincarnation of Repo Man, one of the greatest films ever made! (Yes, ever made!) Marvel at Justin Maurer’s deep commitment to the role of [...]
February 24th, 2013 · 1 Comment
Ayers quit Soft Machine in ’69, spending much of the next decade helming a series of whimsical solo albums for a fanbase he held onto as long as progressive rock lasted.
February 19th, 2013 · 1 Comment
Various Cruelties are the Stax-meets-Strokes band from the U.K. who are doing only two U.S. shows this month—and if you aren’t reading this in New York City, your only chance is to see them at the Bootleg Thursday! AND if you want to try and win tickets, just email us at email@example.com subj CRUELTIES to [...]
February 5th, 2013 · No Comments
IHEARTCOMIX has this awesome show set up with Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Foxygen, Gothic Tropic and Wampire, and we want you go for free! Just email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with subject MORTAL and we’ll pick a winner before the show!
February 5th, 2013 · No Comments
charley bagcal L.A. RECORD alum Chelsea Wolfe will be doing a special show at the First Unitarian Church on Friday with Deradoorian and Sarah Jaffe! Wanna go? Just email us at email@example.com with subj CHELSEA and we’ll pick a winner!