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THE BLACK MOODS summer tour 2019

THE BLACK MOODS Announce Tour Dates in Support of Their Second Top 40 Single

Tempe, Arizona's The Black Moods have announced tour dates this summer with Them Evils. The tour will kick off on July 14th in Salt Lake City, UT at Kilby Court. The band continues to support their second top 40 single, "Bad News." Born in the Arizona desert and reared on stages across North America, the band delivers a modern update of a timeless sound, breathing fresh life … [Read More]

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HANK VON HELL 2019 tour poster

TURBONEGRO Vocalist HANK VON HELL Announces North American Summer Tour!

Legendary rock frontman and longtime Turbonegro vocalist Hank Von Hell has announced his return to North America for this summer! In addition to Von Hell, the Hank … [Read More]

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Blowin Smoke Volume Two: A Shining Example Of The LA Underground

Bubbling beneath the surface of Los Angeles, jungle, DNB, and bass music has long been simmering…. slowly leaking out into the culture of the city. Once a small … [Read More]

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Switchfoot & Their Fantastic Traveling Music Show Coming Fall 2019

GRAMMY® Award-winning rock band SWITCHFOOT announce their Fantastic Traveling Music Show coming this Fall 2019. The 26-city tour kicks off on October 3rd in Des … [Read More]

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JOHN PAUL WHITE (and his band) play The Coach House Jun. 11 and Troubadour Jun. 14; album cover

John Paul White Brings Countrypolitan To Orange County

John Paul White comes to Orange County as part of his current tour celebrating the release of his latest music album The Hurting Kind. SoCal Concertgoers can listen … [Read More]

For The Love Of Bass

TAELIMB; press photo

Taelimb – Granite EP

The deep, dark side of Jungle/DNB has long been known for its experimental and challenging nature. One of the most exciting producers in this vein is Taelimb, who has been dropping tracks for the last several years. With releases on labels such as Flexout … [Read More]

Tales From The Photo Pit

TAKING BACK SUNDAY; photo Lauren Ratkowski

Taking Back Sunday: A Tale From The Photo Pit

Camera charged. Lens cleaned. Press confirmation ready. All I needed to do was hop in the car and make the 2-hour drive to San Diego from Orange County. Now, I don’t make these drives for just any band. Taking Back Sunday has served as a pillar in my love for … [Read More]

Concert Reviews

IRATION; photo Andy Ortega

Wet But Wonderful Reggae Fest

One Love Cali Reggae Fest held its 4th annual 3-day music festival once again at the grounds next to the Queen Mary in Long Beach. This year there were returning bands and artists such as Iration, Pepper, Stick Figure as well as some new bands on the rise in … [Read More]

Album Reviews

MEAT BEAT MANIFESTO "Opaque Couche" album cover

ALBUM REVIEW: Meat Beat Manifesto “Opaque Couche”

32 years into a groundbreaking career Electro pioneers Meat Beat Manifesto (MBM) are back with their 12th studio album Opaque Couche, a tongue in cheek reference for what is supposedly the ugliest hue in the Pantone Color book. Opaque Couche finds MBM … [Read More]