1 month ago | Indie Rock and Stuff
In this city where some musicians would sell their mother for a shot at success, it’s ironic to learn that some rock stars “made it” almost accidentally. Here are some prominent examples of folks whom fate or circumstance propelled onto the stage ...
2 months ago | Grunge
Keep your eye on the quiet ones. See, while it’s the most extroverted musicians who hog the limelight, their unsung bandmates may be creating much of the behind-the-scenes magic. While they might not be songwriters or virtuosos, these folks can be...
3 months ago | EDM
Omniflux’s debut album, Aquarelle, is a woozily seductive trip-hop Trojan horse. Amidst its throbbing grooves, swaths of cultured electronica and heady melodies lurk calls to arms against the collective coma of marketing-induced materialism that o...
4 months ago | Metal
While Onesidezero’s return to the stage at the Viper Room on Aug. 18 has been billed as a reformation, these melodic L.A. alt-metallers, despite not releasing an album since 2007, never truly went away. What’s different this time is a new lineup, ...
6 months ago | Lists
The weather is so idyllic here in Southern California that there really isn't ever a bad time to catch an outdoor show. That said, when summer rolls around there are plenty to choose from. Here are 10 that we feel are worthy of highlighting.
6 months ago | Events
A comprehensive listing of where to go to hear live music, whether you're looking for metal, reggae, EDM, electro, drum 'n' bass or something else entirely.