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VIDEO PREMIERE: CORBO “KIM J” (FT. CALLIE RYAN)

L.A.'s digital psychonaut Corbo put out his Quatro Treses album this summer via like-minded pixelpushers Chewing Foil, and now thanks to this all-consuming video by the enigmatic Paul Plastic, you can almost physically transport yourself into the song.

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IDLES + SURFBORT @ THE WILTERN THEATRE

Photos by Leslie Kalohi Sweaty, beer-soaked circle pits aren’t normally associated with the Wiltern, but the venue enjoyed rambunctious sets by IDLES and Surfbort. Riding the wave of last year’s release, Joy as an Act of Resistance, IDLES brought lyrical and sonic intensity during its…

Interview

DAKIM: PLAYING FOR THE SPIRIT

The connection between music and spirituality gets frequent lip-service but it is a rare and special thing to find music that can function as a pathway towards the spirit. It is even rarer to have the privilege of recognizing a musician devoting themselves to music as a spiritual practice in real time. That’s been my experience with Dakim, the unassuming prodigal son of Detroit’s deep and fertile cultural legacy. A quiet warrior, Dakim’s art aims for the soul—he’s using the magic of sound to bring the discerning listener that much closer to the source. Dakim's regos_mined will be available digitally on Thurs., Oct. 10. This interview by sweeney kovar.

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CAT SCAN @ THE HI HAT

Photos by Miguel Vasconcellos Marking the release of their debut LP, In Nature, Cat Scan brought their brought their nerd-punk, no wave, surf rock goodness to the Hi Hat Saturday night for a satisfying soirée. Thanking us for following them for the last two years,…

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GAME OF THRONES LIVE CONCERT EXPERIENCE @ THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL

Photos by Debi Del Grande One may have thought Halloween arrived a little early on Saturday evening as fans of Game of Thrones were aptly dressed as Daenerys “Dany” Targaryen, Margaery Tyrell and other beloved characters at The Hollywood Bowl as the Game of Thrones…

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VIVIAN GIRLS @ THE REGENT

Photos by Matt Cowan The Vivian Girls are back! After eleven long years, they are back with new album Memory and five years performing together. Cassie Ramone, Katy Goodman and Ali Koehler delivered just what we needed with Great Grandpa and Reckling starting things off.