Ride Your Heart is about the post-traumatic stresses that can paralyze you after a break-up: the emptiness, the overanalysis, the longing.
April 30th, 2013 · No Comments
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From the hills of Highland Park come the bellowing vocals, bright guitars and industrial synth of post-punkish Cold Showers, fusing decades of pop darkness with L.A.’s lo-fi dreams. They play Sunday at Part Time Punks. This interview by Sarah Bennett.
March 24th, 2013 · No Comments
Photos and words by Leslie Kalohi Big props to Sean Bohrman and Lee Rickard of Burger Records for putting together Burgerama. With strong acts like Tijuana Panthers and Beach Party kicking things off, it was an easy decision for many to arrive early for Night One at The Observatory. Things were done right with 19 [...]
December 17th, 2012 · No Comments
Photos and words by Debi Del Grande Crazy good times at The El Rey Saturday night with kids stage diving, moshing and crowd surfing the second Pangea took the stage. This was a strong lineup if you wanted to just let loose. Night Beats was a nice surprise and with guitar strings broken from the [...]
November 10th, 2012 · No Comments
Photos and words by Debi Del Grande Thought about taking a vacation? Japandroids’ Brian King invited everyone at The Fonda to visit Vancouver and stay at drummer/vocalist David Prowse’s place – especially since it’s vacant while they are on tour. This is how nice these guys are. The rocking loud duo finally made it down [...]
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It has been way too long since the lads from Glasgow were here to drive us into a frenzy. Drummer Paul Thomson had made a stop to play with Yummy Fur at The Echo in 2010, which was a stellar gig. Luckily, I was able to catch FF at Outside Lands over the weekend, but [...]
April 12th, 2012 · 2 Comments
Summer Twins are not twins, but they are a pair of sisters who make vintage-sounding girl rock, and their ascent along the x-axis of fame could soon be more inspiring to a lot of young people than Al Gore’s hockey stick. They play this Friday at Desert Daze with Bleached, Audacity and more. This interview by D.M. Collins.