Black Moth Super Rainbow
Better than: watching Usher sing over watered-down techno on Saturday Night Live.
In a rare live appearance at the Echoplex on Saturday, enigmatic psych-pop band Black Moth Super Rainbow exceeded their fans' expectations with a mind-expanding performan ... More >>
HEALTH, pre-remixOn June 22, L.A. noise terrorists HEALTH will release their second remix collection, DISCO2.
The full-length compilation is set to feature the already leaked new song "USA Boys," along with songs from 2009's frighteningly good GET COLOR LP reinterpreted by buzzworthy electro ... More >>
Tobacco, by Seven Fields of AphelionThe hubbub has been building for the new Tobacco record ever since it was announced that Beck Hansen would appear on two tracks therein.
Maniac Meat, due out May 25 on L.A.'s own Anticon Records, is the second solo album from the erstwhile frontman of Blac ... More >>
The band-playing-in-a-club remains a classic music video form. More than half the videos that aired on MTV's first day, August 18, 1981, were performance videos. So when local futuristic director duo Radical Friend and pop apocalypse band Yeasayer decided to make a performance video, they pla ... More >>
In the strange wake of music's digital rebirth, vinyl has experienced a modest boom in popularity, seen by many as a replacement for the awkward middleman that is the compact disc. INCHES reviews the output of L.A.'s healthy vinyl community (artists and labels, indie or other), believing that good m ... More >>
Anticon founder Sole will be performing tonight at the Knitting Factory backed by L.A.-based three-piece, Skyrider. Earlier this week, that combined outfit, Sole And The Skyrider Band, released its sophomore LP, Plastique, via Connecticut-based Fake Four Inc. -- not, as would be expected, through An ... More >>