LA Upcoming: XBXRX tonight at Pehrspace

Coachella prep took its toll on Funny Ha Ha. Getting caught up with posts right now, and realized that this little gem went unmentioned here. If you didn’t attend the festival over the weekend, there’s a chance you might be in the market for a thorough thrashing at the hands of some Bay Area art-punks.

  • Region: Echo Park
    Music: XBXRX, Narwhalz, Longmont Potion Castle, Neon Navajo…
    Vitals: Pehrspace on Monday, April 19
    (details at LA Weekly)

News Roundup: No Age, Sister Crayon, Tonalism, Free The Robots, Mishka, Host A Hoedown!

I’ve been neglectful. Terribly so. Below you’ll find some recent bloggins from the L.A. underground. Click on the links to get the full story, each of which hails from LA Weekly‘s growingly excellent West Coast Sound blog.

tonalism

Some old school Tonalism.

  1. No Age Debuts Songs On Daytrotter, Dean Reminisces
  2. Video Premiere: Sister Crayon’s “(in) Reverse”
  3. Dublab’s Ambient All-Nighter ‘Tonalism’ Headed To Portland
  4. MP3 Exclusive: Free The Robots, “Jupiter,” Forthcoming on Alpha Pup
  5. Mishka Opening To Feature A. Milonakis, Wavves, Best Coast [NSFW]
  6. Host An Indie-Folk Hoedown in Your Kitchen!

LA Upcoming: Sun Araw, Airborne Toxic Event

A short list of recommended L.A.-area shows for the coming week (plus videos for instant gratification). Click “details” for descriptions.

  • Region: Echo Park
    Music: Sun Araw, David Scott Stone, Vaginals + Talibam!
    Vitals: Echo Curio on Monday, January 25
    (details at LA Weekly)
  • Region: West Hollywood
    Music: The Airborne Toxic Event + Aushua
    Vitals:
    The Troubadour on Wednesday, January 27
    (details at LA Weekly)

Recommended Rocking: David Scott Stone + Ariana Delawari, Twilight Sleep + Kissing Cousins (ON ICE!)

A short list of recommended L.A.-area shows for the coming week (plus videos for instant gratification). Click “details” for descriptions.

  • Region: Echo Park
    Music: David Scott Stone, Ariana Delawari
    Vitals:
    Echo Curio on Monday, January 4
    (details at LA Weekly)
  • Region: Downtown
    Music: Twilight Sleep, Kissing Cousins
    Vitals:
    Pershing Square on Wednesday, January 6
    (details at LA Weekly)

Recommended Rocking: DJ Quik + Bizzy Bone, Mystery Lights, Mayfly Dance + Doug Lee

A short list of recommended L.A.-area shows for the coming week (plus videos for instant gratification). Click “details” for descriptions.

  • Region: Hollywood
    Music: DJ Quik, Bizzy Bone
    Vitals:
    The Key Club on New Year’s Eve (TONIGHT)
    (details at LA Weekly)
  • Region: Echo Park
    Music: The Mystery Lights, Seasons, The Ignorant, Asa Random, Andy Clockwise
    Vitals:
    Echo Curio on Friday, January 1
    (details at LA Weekly)

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Recommended Rocking: DJ Spinna + DJ Scratch + J. Rocc, Mia Doi Todd

A short list of recommended L.A.-area shows for the coming week (plus videos for instant gratification). Click “details” for descriptions.

  • Region: Echo Park
    Music: DJ Spinna + DJ Scratch + J. Rocc (90s party)
    Vitals:
    Echoplex on Friday, December 11
    (details at LA Weekly)
  • Region: Westwood
    Music: Mia Doi Todd (Gondry video screening + performance)
    Vitals:
    Hammer Museum on Thursdayday, December 17
    (details at LA Weekly)