DJ Shadow Gets Violent In “Nobody Speaks”

Run the Jewels collaboration gets a music video

August 26th, 2016
Sean Kramer
Category: Video
dj shadow nobody speak

Although any new album from the legendary DJ Shadow is worthy of attention and discussion, one of the highlights of his recently released The Mountain Will Fall was definitely “Nobody Speaks,” a bare-bones, blues-invoking cut featuring Run the Jewels, and now the trio of collaborators has given fans even more to talk about with a new music video for the song.
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Yellowcard Prepares For Farewell World Tour

Relase second music video off upcoming final album

August 19th, 2016
Mary Bonney
Category: Video
yellowcard

As summer is drawing to a close, I and other fans of Yellowcard are closing another major chapter in our lives. This June, one of the most passionate alternative rock bands of the past decade announced they are breaking up. 
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Watch Ka’s New Animated Music Video For “Just”

From recently released Honor Killed the Samurai LP

August 16th, 2016
Sean Kramer
Category: Video
ka

This weekend, Brownsville underground rapper Ka released his fourth solo album, Honor Killed the Samurai, and now the seasoned vet has given fans some visuals to go along with the 10-track project.
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LAmb Session: I The Mighty

Prepare to be dazzled.

August 15th, 2016
Lex Voight
I the Mighty Cover

I the Mighty is a band in constant creative flux. From their beginnings as a post-hardcore band solidly in the Rise Records wheelhouse of sound, the band has adapted, changed, and evolved, yet the seeds for that evolution have always been apparent.
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GRAMMY-Nominated Fan Surprises Adele Onstage

Magical moment happens at recent LA show

August 12th, 2016
Mary Bonney
Category: Video
jamie grace adele

I’m a real sucker for any live performance where an audience member gets pulled onstage. To see an artist connect so directly with their fans in the beautiful spontaneity of that moment is a rare thing in our tweet-to-my-million-followers generation, and sometimes the fans surprise the performer, inverting the relationship to where the star of the night dims to let a new light shine more brightly.
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Exclusive Video: State To State At Eat|See|Hear!

Get to know the alt/post-rock quartet!

August 11th, 2016
Kristin Houser
state to state eat see hear

Once we get to August, I’m hit by the startling realization that summer is slowly but surely on its way out and we’ll soon be headed back to school (or whatever we do as adults). While that may be, it shouldn’t get you down, especially when some moments in August includes witnessing a fantastic band like State To State, food truck food, and an outdoor screening of a movie that is literally about Summer.
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Mary’s Top Five Songs Of Summer 2016

The hit-filled soundtrack of this season

August 10th, 2016
Mary Bonney
Category: Staff Pick, Video
chainsmokers

Here in Los Angeles, we are in a permanent state of summer given our near-perfect weather, plethora of palm trees, and transient job nature (hey, it’s the entertainment industry!), but the rest of the country will soon come back from vacations, school will begin, and the countdown to the best season will begin anew.
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A Cup Of Sugar From Your LA Neighbor: Blake Mills

Like the horn of an oncoming train

August 4th, 2016
Kyle B. Smith
Category: Staff Pick, Video
Blake Mills

Most may know Blake Mills for his golden touch in the studio, having produced for Alabama Shakes, Fiona Apple, Sky Ferreira, and many more, but when he’s not producing GRAMMY-winning albums or performing as a session player for Beck, Cass McCombs, Jackson Brown, and others, you may find Blake Mills at his other job: talented solo artist.
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