French Rockers Sinner Sinners Premiere New Video

We’ve got the first look of “No Hard Feelings”!

April 18th, 2014
Paige Montgomery
Category: Lead Story, Video
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Today, LA-by-way-of-France rock n’ roll couple Sinner Sinners is teaming up with LA Music Blog to premiere the brand new music video for their single “No Hard Feelings”!
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Real Estate Releases Music Video For “Crime”

Band teams up with Funny Or Die. Hilarity ensues.

April 17th, 2014
Sarah Bellman
Category: Video
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Have you ever watched a music video and thought, “Damn, I wish this had more product placement?” Well, neither have I, but after seeing Real Estate’s new video for “Crime,” I may have changed my tune.
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Current Musical Obsession: Until The Ribbon Breaks

My favorite discovery of the year

April 16th, 2014
Lesley Park
Category: Video
Until The Ribbon Breaks

It may only be April, but I’m going to go ahead and call Cardiff-based trio Until The Ribbon Breaks (UTRB) my favorite new discovery of the year. With a style that can be best described as an amalgam of downtempo electronica and R&B, UTRB continues to impress me with every new track I hear from them.  
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Peace Release New Song & Video: “Money”

UK-natives release first new song since In Love

Angelica Corona
Category: Video
Peace

When we last spoke with Peace frontman Harrison Koisser, he mentioned that the group’s next album was already written, so it should come as no surprise that a new track, “Money,” is already being served up to fans. Despite that advanced warning, however, I still wasn’t fully prepared for the deeper, darker, more expansive sound of the new song.
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Play This Playlist: Favorite Coachella 2014 Acts

My favorite performers of the weekend

April 14th, 2014
Twila Grissom
Category: Staff Pick, Video
Coachella

In case you didn’t hear, this little festival took place in the desert over the weekend, and while I wasn’t able to attend Coachella this year (the first year I’ve missed in six), thanks to the livestream on Youtube I was able to catch some of the music from afar.
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Lykke Li Releases “No Rest For The Wicked” Video

New album, I Never Learn, drops May 6th

April 11th, 2014
Sarah Bellman
Category: Video
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In her new video for “No Rest For The Wicked,” melancholic pop maestro Lykke Li is shown doing what she does best: falling into the deep, spinning vortex of her intense and unrelenting love. But as with all her morose pop ballads, this passionate love affair is just as doomed as it is strong.
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LA Music Blogcast: April 10, 2014

Our hosts talk Coachella, Outside Lands, & more!

Kristin Houser
Category: Lead Story, Video
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Half of our hosts sat around the TradioV table with Coachella wristbands already around their wrists, so no big surprise that this weekend’s festival was at the top of our list of talking points for last night’s taping of the LA Music Blogcast.
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New Above & Beyond Video Premieres on Thump

Ride the emotional roller coaster that is “Hello”

April 9th, 2014
Twila Grissom
Category: Video
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Above & Beyond has just released a video for their latest single, “Hello,” via Thump, and it is really a beautiful visual representation of what the trio stands for, bringing to life the group’s message of love for the world around us.
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20 Songs You Have To Hear Live At Coachella

Afraid of missing out? We’re here to help.

April 7th, 2014
Marcus Slater
Category: Staff Pick, Video
coachella

“So many bands! So much to see! I don’t want to miss anything!”

Does this sound like you? Is the stress from a fear of missing out at Coachella driving you mad? Don’t know who to see and who to skip? Maybe I can help.
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LA Music Blogcast: April 3, 2014

With more from Kiven!

April 4th, 2014
Kristin Houser
Category: Lead Story, Video
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Last night marked only the second time we’ve had a repeat guest on the LA Music Blogcast, but with everything local act Kiven has going on, I think they could take up a monthly residency with us and always have something new and exciting to talk about. This time around? Their recent trip to SXSW and current residency at Hemingway’s, which LA Music Blog is presenting the fourth night of on April 23rd!
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