Show Review: Bernhoft @ The Troubadour

West Hollywood was feeling the Bern all night long

May 23rd, 2016
Kristen Meza
Category: Review
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I think I could walk into The Troubadour on any given night and enjoy at least one of the artists on the bill, and this Saturday’s lineup was no different. The night marked Norwegian soul singer Bernhoft’s return to Los Angeles to perform songs from his new EP, Stop/Shutup/Shout It Out. Along with the new EP came a new supporting band, The Shudderbugs, and they completely exceeded all expectations with their performance.
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ESH Giveaway: The Big Lebowski / Opus Orange

Opus Orange & The Dude unite for a night

Jillian Goldfluss
Category: Contest, Lead Story
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Missing Lebowski Fest again this year? Not to worry! Eat|See|Hear is putting on its own weekly music/movie celebration fest of sorts with a little help from LA Music Blog, and it’s way more accessible than the fanatical Louisville, Kentucky event.
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Joey Bada$$ & Pro Era Announce Steez Day Festival

The East Coast brings it to the westside

May 20th, 2016
Kimberly Quitzon
Category: News
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Joey Bada$$ and ProEra have announced their 2nd Annual Steez Day Festival in honor of ProEra founder Capital STEEZ, who passed away December 2012. Last year, the show brought over five thousand fans to Central Park, and this year they’re bringing an even bigger lineup to LA’s Novo. Featured artists include Pro Era (Joey Bada$$, Kirk Knight, Nyck Caution, CJ Fly), A$AP Mob, Danny Brown, Raury, and more.
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New Album Releases: May 20, 2016

Ariana Grande, Boys Noize, Yuna, and more!

Mary Bonney
Category: Lead Story, News
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We’re nearing the middle of the calendar year, and with it, waves of new releases are pouring in. This week in particular boasts a nice balance of new music from incredible newer talents and revered, established artists.
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“Listen to this at twoAM.”

Kristen Meza
Category: News

Top Dawg is staying true to his word. It seems like months ago that we saw the Instagram post that would tease upcoming new releases for the entire roster of TDE. We haven’t heard new music from SZA in some time, but at least we do have photo confirmation she’s releasing a project this year. While we wait for her follow-up to Z, enjoy “twoAM,” her take on PARTYNEXTDOOR & Drake’s “Come And See Me.”
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Festival Preview: Music Tastes Good

Because what’s a better combo than music and food?

May 19th, 2016
Lexi Kelson
Category: Lead Story, News

If eating top-notch food while getting to see some of the best bands live sounds appealing to you, then you’re going to be pumped about this new festival. Music Tastes Good is coming to Downtown Long Beach September 23-25 and bringing quite the star-studded list of bands along. From singer/songwriter acts to iconic sounds, you’re bound to hear something you like.
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Exclusive Video: Eat See Hear With Mothlight!

Testing dream-pop band’s Princess Bride knowledge

Mary Bonney
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Last Saturday, I headed to Santa Monica High School with the LA Music Blog to experience another stellar Eat|See|Hear, the outdoor summer movie series that combines beloved movies, delicious local food trucks, and, of course, live performances from some of the best bands in the area!
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Win Tickets To Haley Reinhart At El Rey Theatre

Idol’s golden girl is back & “Better” than ever!

May 18th, 2016
Lindsey Shay
Category: Contest, Lead Story
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Backed with a brand-new, “Better” album she’s ready to show off on the road this summer, American Idol Season 10 singer-songwriter Haley Reinhart will be stopping by LA’s El Rey Theatre on June 6th, and we’re giving away two pairs of tickets to a couple of lucky LAmb readers!
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Watch: Kaytranada – “Lite Spots”

Music video features one funky dancing robot

Sean Kramer
Category: Video
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Montreal-based DJ/producer Kaytranada recently dropped his pretty-awesome debut album, 99.9%, a fun and uptempo collection of songs that builds on the buzz that the young artist has developed through his fresh remixes of Janet Jackson, Erykah Badu, Robert Glasper, and more.
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