Photos and words by Leslie Kalohi The cool demeanor of Lydia Night and the effervescent nature of Marlhy Murphy make up the rock duo known as Pretty Little Demons. Although the pre-teens have only been playing together as PLD since last August, the members have been honing their craft for years. The two-piece is gaining [...]
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These are just a few of the many mad-mad mighty events going on on Record Store Day! Get down to your local vinyl slinger and slide some sleeves into your sack!
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JAN. 30: B-MUSIC/FINDERS KEEPERS RECORDS + AMOEBA + DUBLAB + L.A. RECORD PRESENT SPACE 15 TWENTY RECORD FAIR 2
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Retailers are ready to push rare, exclusive, classic and just-plain-strange vinyl—last year gave the world the Monks’ unbelievable “Pretty Suzanne”—and lots of musicians and writers and musician-writers are signed up to help pull extra people inside. (Full roster of special releases here!) This list was compiled by Lainna Fader and Steven Martinez.
November 17th, 2009 · 8 Comments
Los Angeles Record Store Directory Below you will find a list of record stores in Los Angeles and surrounding communities. If we have overlooked a store please leave it in the comments field and we will add it to our list. L.A. Record – Online Store shop.larecord.com Amoeba Music 6400 W Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, [...]
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Rather than interview J Mascis ourselves, we thought it would be more fun to continue our tradition of getting famous people to interview famous people for nothing more than the thrill of taking work off our hands. This interview was conducted by director Allison Anders, who cast Mascis in films such as Grace of My Heart, and Tiffany Anders, the musician/singer/co-curator of Don’t Knock the Rock and also Allison’s daughter.
October 26th, 2009 · 5 Comments
Dam-Funk grew up on “Scooby Doo” and sessioned for Westside Connection but his life’s work was and will be the stewardship of the true spirit of funk. He’s remixed Baron Zen and Animal Collective and he’s just about to release the 5XLP monster Toeachizown on Stones Throw. This interview by Chris Ziegler.
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Here’s Rodriguez live at San Francisco’s Amoeba with the same backing band—the Fresh and Onlys!—that he’ll have tonight at the El Rey. Read our interviews with him and opening band Glasser and see you tonight!