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Tonight in L.A.: Eclectic Music Festival (Tapioca & the Flea, White Dove, more), Childish Gambino, Danny Brown, Goblin, Los Lobos, Juan Gabriel, I Break Horses, White Fang/Criminal Hygiene


Happy Saturday:  ‣ Tapioca & the Flea, White Dove, Breakfast, Anny Celsi, Tony Gilkyson, Lisa Finnie and many more team up for the South Pasadena Eclectic Music Festival ‣ And if you’re looking for a festival for the kids, Moby, Laura Marling, Dylan Gardner and Roger Ballender will be singing songs for kids at the LA Family […]

Popular With Her: Seraphina L’s Favorite 25 Albums of 2013


Although Buzz Bands LA spends a lot of energy following local artists, my year-end album list is a general one. (EPs are a different story.) In comparison to last year’s list, 2013’s lineup seems to be dominated by artists from across the pond – with a handful of L.A.-based artists making the cut. Check out my […]

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Tonight in L.A.: Animal Collective, Best Coast, Surfer Blood, Laura Marling, Twin Forks, Max & the Moon, Spirit Vine, Haunted Summer, PLUS, Lucy Schwartz, Kitten, Phantogram, Supersuckers


Is Monday night the new weekend, or what? ‣ Animal Collective brings its spectacular stage show to the Wiltern Theatre, where Dan Deacon opens. ‣ Best Coast headlines the Fonda Theatre behind this week’s release of its new mini-album “Fade Away.” It’s a benefit for the Los Angeles Animal Rescue, and Baby Alpaca and Death […]

The Week Ahead: Oct. 21-27


Incoming: Animal Collective, Best Coast, Surfer Blood, Laura Marling, Twin Forks, Gossling, Phantogram, AFI, James Blake, STRFKR, Real Estate, Au Revoir Simone, Jenny Lewis, Leagues, Hunx & His Punx, Katy Perry, Tricky, Sanglorians, Spindrift, the Sounds, Mark Knopfler, Crystal Fighters, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, Radical Face, J. Cole, NONONO, Streetlight Manifesto, Holly Conlan, Hanni El […]

Tonight in L.A.: The Black Angels/Hanni El Khatib, the Presets/Dragonette, Laura Marling, the Postelles, Kate Nash, Daughter, Rainbow Jackson, Carly Ritter


It’s a packed Tuesday, y’all… ‣ The Black Angels roar through Los Angeles and headline the Mayan Theatre. Expect to hear some songs off of their new record “Indigo Meadow.” L.A.’s very own garage doo-wopper Hanni El Khatib supports alongside Parisian psych-rock trio Wall of Death. ‣ Australian electro duo the Presets play the Avalon in […]

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The Week Ahead: May 20-26


Incoming: The Rolling Stones, Holy Ghost!, Laura Marling, Dillinger Escape Plan, Atlas Genius, the Black Angels, the Presets, the Postelles, Kate Nash, Daughter, Youngblood Hawke, Carla Morrison, Sweet & Tender Hooligans, Shout Out Louds, Breathe Carolina, Turbonegro, Cold War Kids, Mikal Cronin, Opeth, Amanda Jo Williams, Sir Sly, Fleetwood Mac, War, Imperial Teen, Juanes, Black […]

Tonight in L.A.: Ben Harper/Fitz and the Tantrums, Van Hunt, Foster the People/Kimbra, Ghostland Observatory, Laura Marling, Madi Diaz/Harper Blynn, more


Sunny, sunny Sunday: ‣ Ben Harper and Fitz and the Tantrums play their second SoCal date together this weekend. This time they’re at the Hollywood Bowl where Vieux Farka Touré will also join them. ‣ Van Hunt keeps the free outdoor music series in Pasadena going strong at the Levitt Pavilion. ‣ Foster the People […]




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