9 hours ago | Cock Rock
Erstwhile Dokken/Lynch Mob guitar hero George Lynch has joined forces with Living Color singer Corey Glover plus drummer Chris Moore and bassist Pancho Tomaselli for a new project called Ultraphonix. As one might suspect judging by the talent invo...
12 hours ago | Indie Rock and Stuff
Wouldn’t you fucking know it? After a year that saw The Fontaines sell out the Troubadour, wow at SXSW, and get some major radio play, just as they appear to be on the brink of something genuinely special, they’re splitting up. Right as we’re abou...
15 hours ago | Singing and Songwriting
Tara Jane O'Neil’s music is wonderful but tough to stuff into a genre box. While she’s often somewhat lazily referred to as a singer-songwriter (the label of choice for any artist who plays guitar, sings and, ummm, write songs), there’s so much mo...
3 days ago | Holidays
When Patrick Pedraza, formerly of Oxnard punk rock band No Motiv (on Vagrant Records), had his first child at the age of 40, he had no idea just how much his life was about to change. Having previously spent his days playing music and surfing, he ...
4 days ago | Premiere
Rancho Santa Margarita post-hardcore band Movements formed in 2015 and landed a deal with Fearless Records after just one local gig. Fortune favors the brave, and the band threw themselves into their work. The Outgrown Things EP saw them pick up n...
5 days ago | Best of L.A.: Music
Frontman Zach Stokell eyeballs the crowd, throwing a sneaky, knowing smile to a face he recognizes. The musicians surrounding him — guitarists Chris Vallee and Nao Nakashima, bassist Mark Belko and drummer Joey Cotero — hold themselves in place wh...