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The hills of Laurel Canyon might not be the first place you'd think to look for a gritty soul band like Vintage Trouble. But one thing that gives the band's rollicking, old-school flavor some authenticity is their decision to rehearse at their drummer Richard Danielson's house there, pitted inside a ... More >>
She's the greatest female Arkansan punk singer ever to host a British talk show. And it doesn't stop there
And out of nowhere, as these things tend to happen, there's a new Biggest Band in the World (Of the Week), and its name is Glasvegas, who play Big, Important Rock to drive the music freaks crazy. The band, which is from Glasgow, Scotland, gig a sold-out show at the Troubadour tonight, and if you do ... More >>
Richard Swift. Photograph from the album Richard Swift As Onasis. This is the extended interview from Rena Kosnett's article on prolific musician Richard Swift. L.A. Weekly: Was there a strategic purpose, or a goal, in releasing Ground Trouble Jaw for free? Richard Swift: I think it was void of ... More >>
Why we love Antony and why we hate Coachella.
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