Blackeyed Soul ClubOur mixed bag of holiday treats this week features soul, art noise, Russian-themed revelry, Prince sounds and retro-electro raving.
Fri., Dec. 9
Blackeyed Soul Club moves to a groovy new locale, The Monty Bar, a wood-covered bar with spacious dance floor and great sound. ... More >>
Something Fish-y this way comes ...The Halloween hangover is just about gone and it's time to be a boogie man (or woman) again with a new array of themed soirees; some you can even dress up for if you didn't get to (or want to) last weekend. Funky, freaky, gloomy and groove-y, this week's DJ- ... More >>
Chromeo; see Sunday.
Thankfully, sweater weather has been scarce, because sweaty soirees have been plentiful so far this fall. Two anniversaries offer celebratory haps to hop into, and we recommend some old standbys, too. With a double dose of Dublab and two very different discos on the pic ... More >>
Lina Lecaro Out On The MountainA wildly amusing party week awaits, which the emphasis on "amusing." Black lights, glowing boobies, circus performers, rock freaks, and gay gaggles at L.A.'s most thrilling theme park are just a few of the offerings this week. Enjoy the ride(s)!
Fri., Sept. 23
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Matador y TorosBoa-dacious at Club AM/FMCosmic rave-like excursions, fetishistic extravaganzas, undead dance orgies, Chinatown birthday blowouts... it's another week in party picks. Enjoy!
Fri., Aug. 12
A decade ago Club Underground opened its doors at Tempest on Santa Monica Blvd. Unlike m ... More >>
Liz OhanesianWhiteqube live at Das BunkerOn June 17 at Das Bunker, electronic duo Whiteqube played inside a white, LED lit cube on the stage in the largest room of the multi-dance floor club. The duo of Jason Schary and T. Ryan Arnold jumped up and down behind laptops, their LED jackets flash ... More >>
Lina Lecaro Helter Skelter Prom King and Queen From Hell 2011Helter Skelter (born of out the legendary live glam-meets-death-rock destination The Scream) was L.A.'s premiere goth haunt from the evening it opened in '89 and throughout the '90s. So it is no surprise that its dark denizens just ... More >>
BrownL - R Riedel, Landers, Lorenz, Lindemann, Kruspe, Schneider
Rammstein is finally back in America and they've brought all of their toys with them. Sorry Gene Simmons, even all of the flash you picked up from Trump can't put KISS's show ahead of what these guys have in store.
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Todd HartmanPerish Dignam is a party warrior; see Sat.Superstitious types might opt to stay home this Friday and go out Saturday or Sunday instead, but we consider the night pretty lucky when it comes to club revelry in LA. Putting aside any friggatriskaidekaphobia (the actual name for fear o ... More >>
Shannon CottrellDe/VisionSee more photos in Shannon Cottrell's gallery, "Legends of Synthpop with De/Vision, Mesh and Iris @ The Echoplex."
Calling a tour Legends of Synthpop when the bands aren't quite as easily recognizable names as Depeche Mode and Erasure may seem a bit bold. Some might ... More >>
Lina Lecaro Bunker bodacious.Industrial kids are a committed bunch, and we're not just talking about the fashion: painful colored contacts, scalp-stretching cyber-dreads or 8 inch high stacks that make some of 'em tread like Herman Munster on the dance floor (though these looks are ominous an ... More >>
Tank, the drummer who brilliantly motivated Anime Expo cosplayers to dance like they're at Das Bunker last summer, is back with a new video. In this installment of the musician/dancer's monthly series, he takes to some unnamed street that appears to be either a farmer's market or swamp meet (anyone ... More >>
It was a Vampire Weekend for more than just the hip Brooklyn band's appearance in the South Bay. From vampire balls to "bats and cats" masquerade, it's almost like Halloween never ended. Add The Raveonettes and a dessert-themed burlesque show to the mix and you have one wild November. Keep reading t ... More >>
Click here to view Shannon Cottrell's slideshow from Hello Kitty's Bats and Cats Masquerade.
If there's one song that can drag me to the dance floor anytime it's played, it's "Lady Shave," a weird, minimal synth gem from Fad Gadget. Friday night, when DJ Amanda Jones (Maled ... More >>
Ever get the urge to lace up your twenty-eye Docs, wrap a couple studded bracelets around your wrists and start stomping around your bedroom? When you do, make sure to blare these classic industrial dance club hits.
KMFDM "Godlike" (fan video with Xenosaga)
Thanks in part to its creative appropr ... More >>
VNV Nation "Honour," live @ Club Nokia, 6/27/09. Video by MlleAlistar.
It took less than twenty-four hours for the cell phone videos of VNV Nation's Saturday night performance to pop up on YouTube, mostly single-song snippets of shaky footage with varying sound quality. What makes these videos int ... More >>