Also, do you really trust a robot's fashion sense?
I lost myself in the undulating waves of their music, closing my eyes and letting their soundscapes transport me to the sensual and fragrant world of Urban Flora.
"This is where it all started," Dee Dee told the crowd, reminding us all that the Echo was where her vision for Dum Dum Girls first began, in front of a much smaller crowd, and during a time when nobody expected her to have this kind of presence. It's withdrawn, and a bit mysterious, but it's all part of her mystique as Morrisseyesque songstress.
Tom Krell's performance at the Echoplex in Los Angeles last Tuesday night was sparsely arranged and haunting, a breathtaking adventure into a muted, introspective world.
FRIDAY The Affordable Art Fair What: Do you still have '90s band posters stuck to your wall? Or already-framed thrift store
Monday, October 10 Ryan Adams @ The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever This last minute addition to the Hollywood Forever
Tucked into thrown-away nights and abandoned time slots -- far from the droning anonymous dance scene -- the Americana / hillbilly / country shows have been the musical lifeboats of Los Angeles.
Attend Buzzbands.la's holiday party at The Echo to hear local indie bands Lonely Trees and John Carpenter (among others). It's
Rock around Los Angeles tonight with local band Pollyn, precocious 15-year old rocker Chloe Chaidez of Kitten, or the opening