Scott Sterling

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  • 5 years ago | Events

    View more photos in Timothy Norris' "Electric Daisy Carnival" slideshow. Every year at this time, a sadly sizable contingent of L.A. media trot out the same tired warhorse in regard to the Electric Daisy Carnival. It's all shock and awe that 800 k...

  • 5 years ago | Last Night

    View more photos in the "Gogol Bordello @ The Mayan" slideshow. Gogol Bordello is beyond cool. A survey of their jam-packed show at the appropriately ornate Mayan in Downtown L.A. last night revealed an impossibly diverse crowd generally reserved ...

  • 8 years ago
  • 8 years ago | Last Night

    Camera Obscura El Rey Theatre, February 17 “My, you’re such a polite crowd,” marveled Camera Obscura’s diminutive singer, Tracyanne Campbell, a few songs into their set. “It’s almost like you’re afraid to ...

  • 9 years ago | Longform

    “BLOGGING IS WEIRD,” ponders Tony Pierce over the phone, talking about www.tonypierce.com — equal parts diary, music magazine and “personal experiment,” as he puts it. “About a month ago, I lost my iPod. So I wr...

  • 9 years ago | Longform

    Scott Sterling the L.A. music critic and Scott Sterling the L.A. club booker lead parallel lives. The former has made a name for himself as editor of both Sweater and Urb magazines; the latter is founder of the Fold, a live indie-rock club that or...