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OCS + TY SEGALL + SHANNON LAY @ THE TERAGRAM BALLROOM

December 17th, 2017

Photos by Marcos Manrique. Words by Madison Desler With the weather consistently hanging at 80 degrees or higher these past few weeks, things haven’t exactly felt Christmasy around Los Angeles. That changed at The Teragram Ballroom where a sold-out crowd was given the absolute gift…

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FROTH + SASAMI @ THE MOROCCAN LOUNGE

December 16th, 2017

Stolen pedals and an expensive microphone weren't going to stop Froth from playing their last show of the year at The Moroccan Lounge last night. Just about a week since the theft of JooJoo Ashworth's equipment, the band was determined to bring their shoegaze dreamy sounds for us all to enjoy.

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THE PIXIES + EAGLES OF DEATH METAL + THE ORWELLS @ THE HOLLYWOOD PALLADIUM

December 14th, 2017

Dissonant guitar riffs, atypical time signatures, and tight stop-start rhythms made up the mix of noise pop and alt rock that one would expect from a Pixies show.

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PUSSY RIOT + DESI MO @ THE BOOTLEG THEATRE

December 14th, 2017

Lead vocalist Nadya Tolokonnikova and the other members owned the stage and compelled the masses for forty-five minutes before donning militaristic paraphernalia, potentially inciting the impending clash between all peoples in the hopes that this - this very show - could bring everyone together in unity.

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THOM YORKE @ THE FONDA THEATRE

December 13th, 2017

Rhythmic textures, thumping bass, and haunting vocals made up what felt like one long, stream-of-consciousness dream, wherein Yorke guided the attentive crowd through a continual loop of danceable, syncopated grooves and ethereal, amorphous atmosphere.

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MARIACHI EL BRONX + THE BOLOS @ ALEX’S BAR

December 13th, 2017

Once The Bronx played Alex's Bar, Mariachi El Bronx was sure to follow delivering more holiday spirit to the intimate Long Beach establishment. The Bolos opened.