As you’d expect from the L.A. quartet, the first of two Halloween weekend shows made for a wild night. In the mosh pit, life was indeed a risk.
Talk about a lineup that covers all the bases. When surf-rock subversives the Growlers stage their annual Beach Goth festival on Oct. 24 and 25 at the Observatory, they will welcome the likes of Grimes, Die Antwoord, Julian Casablancas, Warpaint, FIDLAR, Wanda Jackson, Camera Obscura, Moving Units, Eagles of Death Metal, Del The Funky Homosapien, […]
This I thought while listening to the new singles from Small Wigs: There’s just not enough cowpunk being made, especially by people who should be too young to know what cowpunk is. Small Wigs is the work of singer-guitarist Elvis Kuehn (of FIDLAR) and singer-bassist Mikki Itzigsohn (of Isaac Rother & the Phantoms), along with […]
Pop-punk rabble-rousers of FIDLAR are back, and not a moment too soon. The band — Zac Carper, Brandon Schwartzel and brothers Elvis and Max Kuehn — today announced their second full-length, “Too,” would be out Sept. 4 via Mom+Pop Music. The album, the follow-up to the quartet’s 2013 debut, was produced in Nashville by Jay Joyce (Zac […]
By 4 p.m. Saturday, an EMT was already hauling away a teenage girl away in an ambulance (she wasÂ still donning dental braces by the way)Â and a few feet away a security guard was holding back the hair of a young vomiting woman. Although this sounds like your typical out-of-control festival scene, Burger Records ran an […]
Your Saturday:Â â–º Burger Records’ annual Burgerama returns to the Observatory in the OC for a fourth year. The lineup for Day 1: Weezer, Gang of Four, FIDLARÂ [pictured], Beach Fossils, Black Angels, Tijuana Panthers, Cherry Glazerr, Roky Erickson, Madlib, Bleached, Palma Violets, Together Pangea, Bass Drum of Death and much more. Check out the full […]
Big Friday night, near and far: â–º Night Terrors of 1927 celebrate the release of their debut full-length “Everything’s Coming Up Roses” with a show at the Roxy Theatre, supported by FMLYBND. [See NTO1927’s “When You Were Mine”] â–º Punk-rock rabblerousers FIDLAR take a break from working on their second album to headline a show […]