New Album Releases: June 24, 2016

This diverse list will make everyone happy

June 24th, 2016
Lexi Kelson
Category: Lead Story, News
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We’ve got plenty of dream pop, freestyle rap, and synth swells to go around. Check out today’s impressive album release lineup and revel in the pure bliss of each track.
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Dear Boy Announces New EP: Parts Of A Flower

August 5th can’t come soon enough

Lexi Kelson
Category: Lead Story, News
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Once upon a time, alt-rock had a kid with ’90s British pop. Now that kid is all grown up, and he is your best friend. Yes, I’m talking about LAmb favorites Dear Boy.
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Festival Review: Sound and Fury 2016

Hardcore fest knocks it out of the park and planet

June 21st, 2016
Lex Voight
Category: Lead Story, Review
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Sound and Fury is the perfect showcase for the absolute best of hardcore. I can’t imagine a better snapshot of what is, what was, and what will be huge in the scene. The fest has an uncanny history of picking and choosing the best, brightest, most hopeful, and most influential bands to ever leave their mark on the genre, and 2016’s fest was no different.
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Show Preview: Cash Cash @ The Yost Theater

A night that’ll leave your feet sore

Lexi Kelson
Category: Lead Story, News
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You’re going to need to break out those dancing shoes for this show. EDM trio Cash Cash is coming to The Yost Theater in Santa Ana on Saturday, July 2nd, as part of the venue’s Independence Weekend celebration.
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LAmb Session: Nikki’s Wives

Soulful trio poised to take over

June 17th, 2016
Lex Voight
Category: Lead Story, Video
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For a band so young, in both age and duration, Nikki’s Wives already seem like pros in every way — from the soulful, dulcet tones of Nikki’s crooning voice, to the thoughtful and deliberate direction of their lyric video for their single “Ghost,” to their heartfelt performance in a quiet house in Brentwood.
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New Album Releases: June 17, 2016

It’s a good day for music & you

Lexi Kelson
Category: Lead Story, News
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Puberty and politics are just two of the topics covered in today’s lineup of album releases. Take a listen to add some metal, harmonies, and gangster rap to your musical diet.
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Series Intro: Not Just (White) Boys’ Fun

In which we see what the road ahead is paved with

June 13th, 2016
Lex Voight
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People reading my articles will most often find me decrying the absolute dearth of minority representation in the genres I care about most. It’s a familiar topic in media to anyone with an Internet connection and more than a single firing neuron. From the cinema to science and from hip hop to grindcore, across the board there is a lack of awareness, knowledge, or visibility to anyone not of a certain mold. *cough* straightwhitemale *cough*
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New Album Releases: June 10, 2016

Techno, alternative, rock, and more!

June 10th, 2016
Kimberly Quitzon
Category: Lead Story, News
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Prepare to kick back and bask in the creeping summer heat because this week’s new album releases are mellow and relaxing with a mix of some head-banging rock. KONGOS deliver nod-worthy alternative, while Audion comes back after 11 years with some soothing synths.
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