Coacapalaroo Festival is new to the United States this year. No, "lying on the internet day" was Monday. Instead, the three major US alternative music festivals, Coachella, Lollapalooza, and Bonnaroo, all seem to have shared the same bookers this year. They may as well be an extremely large touring ... More >>
Erykah Badu's Birthday Jammy
Tuesday, February 26, at Granada Theater, $25
Yesterday Deb told you about EB's quickly approaching birthday blowout at Granada. If you can afford to slink into work a little worn out the next day, go ahead and buy your tickets to the Tuesday night party now, while they' ... More >>
The British alternative dance-funkers in Friendly Fires sonically mine a retro-futuristic field on record. Upon the release of their 2008, self-titled debut, the band was lumped in as a Johnny-come-lately to the nu-rave scene that never really was. They seem to have surpassed that distinction wi ... More >>
Cut Copy, Foals, Holy Ghost! and The Naked & FamousGranada TheaterApril 20, 2011Better than: going to see Foals and Cut Copy headline separate shows. Last night was a serious two-for-the-price-of-one experience.
Cut CopyBlue lights hovered over the stage, as the crowd anxiously awaited Cut C ... More >>
British Sea PowerBrighton's explosive British Sea Power are fresh off the release of their fourth studio album, Valhalla Dancehall, which, unfortunately, doesn't quite match up to the power chord anthems on their previous record, Do You Like Rock Music. Rather, the new album hearkens back to thei ... More >>