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Speedy Ortiz (Photo by Bob Gruen)

This Week’s Shows: May 30-June 5


Incoming: Brian Jonestown Massacre, Sam Beam & Jesca Hoop, Yeasayer, At the Drive-In, Paul Simon, Joywave, Nick Waterhouse, Gold Panda, Modern Baseball, Kevin Morby, HEALTH, Thrice, Broncho, Trashcan Sinatras, Speedy Ortiz, La Luz and more.

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra (Photo by Neil Krug)

This Week’s Shows: Feb. 1-7


Including: Lolipop Your Heart Out, Jamie Woon, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Merle Haggard, Marlon Williams, Tommy Keene, the Soft White Sixties, Benji Hughes, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, the Hood Internet, Jessica Lea Mayfield.

Broncho (Photo by Rozette Rago)

This Week’s Shows: Nov. 16-22


Including: The Psychedelic Furs, Low, Seal, Meg Myers, Youth Lagoon, Evanescence, Tom Morello, Zac Brown Band, Halsey, Ryan Bingham, Minus the Bear, Broncho, Hunter Hunted, the Polyphonic Spree, RAC, the Cult, Deafheaven and more.


The Week Ahead: July 21-27


Incoming: Erik Hassle, Mötley Crüe, Lady Gaga, Martha Wainwright, Twin Atlantic, Nico Vega, Goo Goo Dolls, Kawehi, Cymbals, Triple Dippers, Honey County, Gold Star, OK Go, Man or Astro-Man, Nightmare and the Cat, Tori Amos, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Kaneholler, Hot Karate, The Crookes, White Lung, the Frights, A Place to Be, A Million Billon Dying Suns, […]

Coachella 2014: A recap of all our recaps


Going to Coachella on Weekend 2? Want to relive the first weekend? Buzz Bands LA covered 53 of the festival’s 184 performances Friday, Saturday and Sunday and published more than 170 photographs. After the jump, we provide quick links to everything:

Coachella 2014: The Cult, relegated to the margins


Who: The Cult at the Mojave Tent In 3 or Fewer Words: Dumb. Rock. Fun. Memorable Because: “Some people say we don’t belong here … you can’t marginalize me!” crowed Cult leader Ian Astbury to a gathering of hard rock deviants. History (and crowd attendance) suggests otherwise, but “Sweet Soul Sister” and “She Sells Sanctuary” […]

Lone Kodiak at Satellite

Circle V


Haunted Summer

The Hi Hat

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