Andy Hermann is L.A. Weekly's music editor. His work has also appeared in Metromix (where he was national music editor), XLR8R, BPM, the Daily Dot and the Boston Phoenix. He lives in Highland Park and loves house music, wine, cats and Phil Collins, though not necessarily in that order.
7 hours ago | Festivals
Liars, Tortoise and Emily Haines also join a bill that already features Spiritualized, Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile.
13 hours ago | Hip-Hop
Started last August, the monthly event features a "video mixtape" and question-and-answer session with a top video director. Past guests have included Aplusflimz, Calmatic and Hannah Lux Davis.
1 day ago | EDM
The region's longest-running dance music festival comes to Glen Helen Park in San Bernardino Sept 15-16.
5 days ago | Synthful
Among the 36 victims of the Ghost Ship warehouse fire in Oakland last December was a musician and producer named Joseph Matlock, who went by the name Joey Casio and made stripped-down electronic music over which he chanted with the intensity of a ...
7 days ago | Festivals
We'll all be there for Tom Petty. But don't miss Jade Jackson, Galactic and jazz pianist Jeff Goldblum (yep, that Jeff Goldblum).
8 days ago | Festivals
With performances ranging from Mia Doi Todd to an orchestra of 100 harmonicas, Make Music Los Angeles has a little something for everything. And it's all free.