ALESSIA CARA MAKES HER LOS ANGELES DEBUT @ THE TROUBADOUR

Canadian Alessia Cara made her highly anticipated Los Angeles debut at The Troubadour. Signed to Def Jam records based on her Soundcloud page that included covers of Lorde, The Neighbourhood, Sam Smith and Justin Bieber, this show marked Alessia's first headlining gig.

PINS ANNOUNCE U.S. SUMMER TOUR

Ahead of their June 9th release of their upcoming album Wild Nights, UK's PINS have released their new single "Young Girls." Also, they just announced their U.S. summer toiur which kicks off June 13rh in New York.

ZELLA DAY @ THE TROUBADOUR

Zella Day has released her debut album Kicker and she celebrated with a sold out show at LA's famed Troubadour last week.

MAKE MUSIC PASADENA SHINES IN ITS 8TH YEAR

Last Saturday, over 150 bands made their journey to downtown Pasadena to take part in Make Music Pasadena (MMP), billed as the largest free, all-day music festival on the West Coast.

WINTER @ THE ECHO

Winter's new album Supreme Blue Dream is the ideal soundtrack to your summer..

Saturday, February 27, 2010

NICO VEGA'S NEW 'GRAVITY' VIDEO!! TOUR NEWS

After touring touring and MORE touring, Nico Vega is back with their brand new single and video for Gravity!

Shot by Marcus Dunstan who directed such horror favorites as Saw IV, V and VI, and The Collector, the video is an eerie masterpiece that shows the band being chased every which way...with a few surprises in between!



Nico Vega - Gravity

Nico Vega | MySpace Music Videos


The band is still currently on tour with The Soundtrack Of Our Lives as well...don't miss them if they are still coming to your city!

Here are the remainder of the dates:

Feb 24 2010 The Casbah w/ TSOOL San Diego, California
Feb 25 2010 The Glass House w/ TSOOL Pomona, California
Feb 26 2010 The El Rey Theatre w/ TSOOL Los Angeles, California
Feb 27 2010 The Independent - Noise Pop Festival San Francisco, California

Monday, February 15, 2010

ELECTRIC VALENTINE: Free Album Download

Electric Valentine
Electric Valentine
photograph by picksysticks


Electric Valentine is offering their debut album, "Automatic" for free right HERE. You can still get CD quality wavs on iTunes with the bonus track. The physical cd comes with a bracelet and is available at Hot Topic, through Electric Valentine's merch store and at live shows. Electric Valentine is playing Austin's SXSW music and film festival this March.


Electric Valentine performing "A Night With You" at The Roxy

video by 405east

CHERRY GRRL NOMINATES KILLOLA FOR BEST BAND OF THE YEAR


KILLOLA Lisa Mike Johnny Dan
photo by picksysticks / Killola performing at the Knitting Factory in Hollywood

With awards season in full swing, CHERRY GRRL is celebrating those who made positive, entertaining, impactful and memorable contributions in 2009. From your favorite actresses to advocates, you nominated those that you wanted to see recognized for their efforts last year and now it's time to put it to a vote.

In the music category, L.A.'s own KILLOLA has been nominated as Best Band/Musical Group of the Year! Please vote and check out the rest of the deserving nominees HERE. Voting will be open until 12 midnight on March 10th.

KILLOLA starts their "Buy The Milk U.S. Tour" March 12th at Austin's SXSW music and film festival. Their tour will end right here at The Roxy in Los Angeles on April 23rd.