You know Mark Sultan from his work with the King Khan & BBQ show, but he also has two new solo albums and a new 7″, and is about to embark on a June tour that will take him to L.A.’s Blue Star Bar Friday. (Last day to win tix here!) He speaks now about In the Red Records, excrement, and so much more. This interview by Lainna Fader.
June 15th, 2011 · No Comments
June 10th, 2011 · No Comments
This week’s contest to win Bare Wires tickets was a grueling one—how much copy/paste can you take? We had tickets saved for whoever could send us the most “
June 7th, 2011 · No Comments
Shabazz Palaces’ Black Up out June 28, 2011 on Sub Pop Seattle’s experimental hip-hop collective Shabazz Palaces is coming to town and playing this Thursday at the Troubadour and we wanna see you there! The fine folks at Sub Pop have offered us two pairs of tickets to give away to L.A. RECORD readers so send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us what bug Palaceer Lazaro was in a previous lifetime!
January 23rd, 2011 · No Comments
Email us at email@example.com for a chance to win! We’re giving away a pair a day right up to the day of the show.
September 9th, 2009 · 1 Comment
Download: Rainbow Arabia “Haunted Hall” (from Kabukimono out now on Manimal) Download: Hecuba “Miles Away” (from Paradise out now on Manimal Vinyl and available from L.A RECORD) Thanks to good ol’ Lazy Brow, L.A. RECORD has ONE PAIR of tickets to give away to tomorrow’s FRIENDS OF FRIENDS show at the Echo! The first person to tell us how they are friends of friends (or friends of friends of friends, or even friends of friends of friends of friends!) of anyone playing on this bill get the tickets! Email fortherecord [at] larecord.com with your full name and we’ll set you up!
August 28th, 2009 · No Comments
Until tomorrow at 5 PM PST, tickets to next weekend’s FYF Fest—featuring L.A. RECORD alumni like Black Lips, Fucked Up, the Thermals, Glass Candy, Mika Miko, Kurt Vile, the Strange Boys, No Age, Crystal Antlers, Nobunny, Wavves and more—will be available for $8 instead of the normal $20! Click here to buy!
June 24th, 2009 · 1 Comment
Download: Sonic Youth “Sacred Trickster” (from The Eternal out now on Matador) Three months after their last L.A. appearance—in spirit and curatorial form—at Origami, Sonic Youth will arrive in person to play the Wiltern on Tue., Sept. 29, with guests still to be announced. Tickets are available here and more info below: SONIC YOUTH is set to perform at The Wiltern on Tuesday, September 29th, 2009. Tickets for this show go on sale Saturday, June 27th at 10 AM exclusively online at www.livenation.com. This tour is in support of their critically acclaimed new album The Eternal. The Eternal is Sonic Youth’s 2009 celebration of newfound freedom. After many years signed to an ever precarious corporate label, the band has been liberated and is releasing…
April 14th, 2009 · 1 Comment
kim erlandsen Stream: My Bloody Valentine “Soon” Tickets available here for this Coachella warm-up show!
March 26th, 2009 · No Comments
For folks who saw the holographic Jerry Jeff Walker in the Austin airport yet still demand the real live thing: LIMITED NUMBER OF RESERVED SEATS JUST MADE AVAILABLE FOR STAGECOACH: CALIFORNIA’S COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL ON SALE THIS FRIDAY, MARCH 27 A limited number of reserved seats have just become available for STAGECOACH: California’s Country Music Festival, Powered by Toyota set for Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26 at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, CA. Beginning this Friday, March 27 at 10:00 AM (PT), STAGECOACH fans will have access to these reserved seats starting at $299. Beyond a guaranteed spot at the Mane Stage, these seats also include access to the VIP area with all the amenities (extra shaded areas, couches, additional upgraded…
November 13th, 2008 · 2 Comments
alice rutherford Sparks is one of L.A. RECORD‘s favorite bands—re-enacted on two of our covers and interviewed here—and they will be playing a giant hometown show on Sat., Feb. 14 (Valentine’s Day—hello, young lovers!) at Royce Hall at UCLA! Tickets go on sale tomorrow and are available here. More info below.