Category: Live Reviews

Los Campesinos! – Echoplex, Los Angeles 11/6/18

Photo: Zach Smith Los Angeles’ Echoplex hosted Los Campesinos! on Tuesday night for the 10th Anniversary Tour of not one, but two albums. 2008 saw them release Hold On Now, Youngster… and We Are Beautiful,…

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Gruff Rhys – The Echo, Los Angeles. Oct. 24th

Photo: Zach Smith It was a late start and a late finish at Los Angeles’ Echo for the last night of Gruff Rhys’ US tour. Special mention has to go…

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No Shame in LA… Shame @Teragram Ballroom, Los Angeles

For the second time in less than a week, Los Angeles’ Teragram Ballroom played host to one of the bands leading the Changing of The Guard in British music. Artists…

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Idles – Teragram Ballroom, Los Angeles

'Idleness is fatal only to the mediocre' wrote Albert Camus, and nothing about this night was mediocre. Los Angeles’ Teragram Ballroom was the venue for this powerful, raucous, brutal and uplifting…

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Gaz Coombes – The Echo, Los Angeles

[wtpsw_gridbox design="design-5" post_type="news"] Photo: Jordan Nicholson Gaz Coombes’ night at Los Angeles’ The Echo started with an Open Mic feel on Monday. The venue was slow to fill up and…

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The Charlatans – Teragram Ballroom, Los Angeles

Photo: Jordan Nicholson “I feel a bit spaced out,” said Tim Burgess, frontman of the The Charlatans at the Teragram Ballroom Friday night. “It’s a bit spacey.” He smiles and…

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Saint Etienne – The Fonda, Los Angeles

“My mum is here,” said Sarah Cracknell, lead vocalist of UK band Saint Etienne. “If you see her, give her a hug.” It was dreamy French photography, a lot of…

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Let’s Eat Grandma – Moroccan Lounge, Los Angeles

The Moroccan Lounge was the venue for this L.A. leg of Let’s Eat Grandma’s world tour.  If you don’t know the place, whatever image you have in your mind of…

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Zach Said

Words: Neil Harrison If RnB and soul-tinged indie pop music sounds a little too much like appropriator-in-chief Ed Sheeran’s schmatlz for your tastes, then stop. Think again and praise the heavens…

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Johnny Marr : Teragram Ballroom, Los Angeles – 6th June

Words and Photos: Jordan Nicholson "We played here last night,” said Johnny Marr at his second sold-out show at Teragram Ballroom on Wednesday, “It was shit.” He plucks a string and…

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