Posts tagged "to do"
[TO DO] Win Tix to Desert Daze Festival 4/26 Ft. Blonde Redhead, The Raveonettes, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and More!

[TO DO] Win Tix to Desert Daze Festival 4/26 Ft. Blonde Redhead, The Raveonettes, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and More!

Our pals over at Altamont are presenting this year’s Desert Daze festival, and we’ll be there snapping pics, getting interviews, and trying to figure out how to camp (and probably later finding the nearest Motel 6). The festival will be held in Mecca, CA (2.5 hours outside of Los Angeles, near Palm Springs) and features...
[TO DO] WIN Tickets To See The Black Lips With The Coathangers At El Rey March 21!

[TO DO] WIN Tickets To See The Black Lips With The Coathangers At El Rey March 21!

It’s always fun to go to a Black Lips show because you never know who is going to break what or spit in whose mouth or rain god knows what into the crowd like so many little divine offerings falling down from heaven (did I just liken seeing Black Lips play to a religious experience...
[TO DO] Cultist at SXSW 2014

[TO DO] Cultist at SXSW 2014

Here is where we will be at SXSW. You should probably be there too. THURSDAY MARCH 13TH Black Bell Records Party ft THE AUDACITY, GUANTANAMO BAYWATCH, MEAT MARKET and more FRIDAY MARCH 14TH Blundertown Day Party Presented by Altamont ft. FUCKED UP, POWER TRIP, DESTRUCTION UNIT, CHERRY GLAZERR and more.   CULTISTBLUNDERTOWN Party at Sailor...
[TO DO] Criminal Hygiene Want To Be Your Valentines, Free In Store 2/14 at Origami Vinyl

[TO DO] Criminal Hygiene Want To Be Your Valentines, Free In Store 2/14 at Origami Vinyl

No Valentine this year? No problem! This February 14th, Let Criminal Hygiene sensually serenade you away from that lonely place and into a dreamland of romance and massage away all your sadness with their smooth, seductive rock n’ roll. Actually, Bird will give real massages to the first 10 people through the door tomorrow night...
[TO DO] LA Jan 27 Cultist Two Year Anniversary Party with White Lung, Criminal Hygiene, Heller Keller, and Washing Machines

[TO DO] LA Jan 27 Cultist Two Year Anniversary Party with White Lung, Criminal Hygiene, Heller Keller, and Washing Machines

Flyer by Justin Gradin   You guys! We have maintained a blog for TWO WHOLE YEARS and we think that’s cause for celebration. (We’re also the kind of people who congratulate ourselves for going to the bank AND the grocery store in one day). So this Monday, January 27th we’re throwing ourselves a birthday party...
[TO DO] LA: WIN Tickets To See Parquet Courts, White Fence, and Destruction Unit at The Fonda Jan 17!

[TO DO] LA: WIN Tickets To See Parquet Courts, White Fence, and Destruction Unit at The Fonda Jan 17!

Sure, these bands are really good. Parquet Courts has been likened to the second coming of Pavement by various media outlets whose job it is to apparently make comparisons like that, White Fence is critically beloved and very PROLIFIC (according to every piece of writing about them on the Interweb) and also the subject of...
[TO DO] LA: Win Tickets To See Bleached With Together PANGEA and Cherry Glazerr 12/14 at The Glasshouse

[TO DO] LA: Win Tickets To See Bleached With Together PANGEA and Cherry Glazerr 12/14 at The Glasshouse

Here are a few things I have personally witnessed happen at past Bleached shows: multiple fans rushing the stage to make out with Jennifer mid-song, every boy in the audience removing their pants, Jessie finishing off her guitar solo for “When I Was Yours” laying horizontally upon a sea of strong crowd hands, an alien...
[TO DO] LA: Win Tickets to See The Intelligence with Chad & The Meatbodies and Cold Beat on 12/6

[TO DO] LA: Win Tickets to See The Intelligence with Chad & The Meatbodies and Cold Beat on 12/6

  (flyer by Justin Gradin) If this crippled Jesus figure and gender-ambiguous Teletubby don’t make you want to go to see The Intelligence with Cold Beat and Chad & The Meatbodies at Los Globos this Friday December 6th, then no puny inferior words that I would come up with can possibly do so either. I...
[TO DO] Tonight! Tasya Van Ree, Rick Rodney and Steven Arroyo Art Show

[TO DO] Tonight! Tasya Van Ree, Rick Rodney and Steven Arroyo Art Show

On nothing, just three of the coolest people I know showing new work at one of the coolest new gallery spaces in Los Angeles. (Okay, I don’t actually know Tasya IRL, but she’s the babe to end all babes and takes the most gorgeous photos of the most gorgeous women). Anyhow, as you know, Rick...
[TO DO] LA: Win Tickets To See White Lung And Antwon At The Echo On 11/15!

[TO DO] LA: Win Tickets To See White Lung And Antwon At The Echo On 11/15!

I’m emotionally drained from the recent Halloween episode of Pretty Little Liars so I can’t devote to much mental energy to writing something here but just know that if you miss this White Lung/ANTWON/Nasa Space Universe show at The Echo on November 15th, you will feel like A is haunting your life for the rest...
[TO DO] LA: Win A Pair Of Tickets To See Audacity With Hunters On 11/14 Plus A Signed Butter Knife LP

[TO DO] LA: Win A Pair Of Tickets To See Audacity With Hunters On 11/14 Plus A Signed Butter Knife LP

(flyer by Justin Gradin) While life can at times be terrifying and confusing, we can all find comfort in some universal, inescapable truths that impact all of humanity and keep balance and harmony throughout the universe. For example: Nachos are delicious. Naps are nice. And Audacity shows are super fun. (There are some truths pertaining...
[TO DO] LA: Win Tickets To See LE1F, ANTWON, and Lakutis on 10/11

[TO DO] LA: Win Tickets To See LE1F, ANTWON, and Lakutis on 10/11

I would pay $50 to see Antwon. Let me rephrase: If I had $50, I would spend it on seeing Antwon (I spend most of my money on word games for my iPhone and El Pollo Loco and red wine because my life is basically an unwritten Bridget Jones sequel). The adorable San Jose rapper...