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RUBY BOOTS plays The Wayfarer Apr. 26; photo Stefani Vinsel

The Raw Fire Of Ruby Boots Hits SoCal

“I started playing guitar when I was working out at sea on a pearl farm,” explains Bex Chilcott, better known as Ruby Boots. A singer songwriter whose world travels and passion towards music have helped her carve out a unique voice in today’s musical landscape. Born in Australia and a nomad of the world since fourteen, her journey from then to her current success has been a … [Read More]

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THE 69 EYES; photo Ville Juurikkala

An Interview With A Helsinki Vampire

“I hope that all of our fans through the years - passersby, friends, vampires, zombies, werewolves, anybody out there - will come to see us,” Jyrki 69 encouraged. … [Read More]

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MICHAEL SCHENKER plays Whisky A Go Go Apr. 15-17; photo James Christopher

Michael Schenker Fest Returns To Rock In SoCal

Legendary rock guitarist Michael Schenker returns to Southern California as part of the second leg of his successful North America Resurrection tour. Concertgoers … [Read More]

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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 … [Read More]

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Band Of Skulls "Love Is All You Love" cover

ALBUM REVIEW: Band Of Skulls “Love Is All You Love”

Band Of Skulls’ (BoS) crackling good LP Love Is All You Love is the sound of a band reinventing itself, the sound of a band who is unafraid to take chances and push … [Read More]

For The Love Of Bass

Photo: Regal D

BBB: Back In DTLA!

“I’m really looking forward to this warehouse party,” says Adrian Herrera, one of the many people behind the group known as Big Booty Bass. “We’ve booked a couple people from out of state, something we haven’t done since we booked Flite for BBB last April. So … [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

Band Of Skulls "Love Is All You Love" cover

ALBUM REVIEW: Band Of Skulls “Love Is All You Love”

Band Of Skulls’ (BoS) crackling good LP Love Is All You Love is the sound of a band reinventing itself, the sound of a band who is unafraid to take chances and push their music forward in new directions. BoS, while not forgetting their past, have their sights … [Read More]