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It is now March. Begrudgingly, the winter is unlocking its jaws and giving way to the thaw.
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KCRW BROADCAST #204
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Fanatics! Tonight is one of our concept shows and has everything to do with why I am in Washington DC tonight. I'm here presenting a documentary about a spray paint artist and cultural force in D ... More >>
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Better than: Fucking Coachella.
Punk rock has its own festival in the middle of a desert somewhere -- Las Vegas. Organized by the St ... More >>
Javier CabralMike Ness, still a bad ass.See also:
*GV30: An Epic Interview With Social Distortion's Mike Ness
*Goldenvoice: The Hazy Punk Rock Early Days. Founder Gary Tovar recalls the unlikely beginnings of the influential concert production company
For the celebration of Goldenvoice's 30 ... More >>
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Better than...violent protest.
Hundreds of punks and demonstrators stood in solidarity at City Hall yesterday. After seven weeks of peacefully squatting, an order for their eviction was made by the city of Los Angele ... More >>
Javier CabralBouncing SoulsThere are only a few punk rock bands that can take over The Troubadour for four nights in a row and sell out the run. But as part of their "For All The Unheard" international tour, upbeat New Brunswick quartet Bouncing Souls did just that. Even better, they performe ... More >>
keyclub.comFile photo of fans at the Key Club.Updated after the jump with an apology from the club. First posted at 11:04 p.m. Thursday
Violence broke out outside a punk rock concert on the Sunset Strip Thursday night as West Hollywood sheriff's deputies responding to a fight took rocks and ... More >>
A small riot broke out outside the Key Club last night between the crowd at a TSOL concert and da police. The LA Weekly's news team reports on The Informer blog that
It started about 10:30 p.m. outside the Key Club, which was hosting a punk rock show by TSOL and Youth Brigade, Sgt. S. Ruda t ... More >>
Amanda MertenSchool of Seven BellsThe best thing about Saturday's FYF Fest at Los Angeles State Historic Park downtown is that with its wildly diverse lineup and 36 bands, it's a bargain for 30 bucks. The worst thing about Saturday's FYF Fest is that there are only so many hours in the day.
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