Classic Rock Takes The Twilight Concerts Stage With Jefferson Airplane, Purple Mountains Majesties & denmantau
Written by: Level With Music There’s an incredibly soft spot in my heart for 60s rock. I always look forward to the Twilight Concert Series at the Santa Monica Pier since they have one 60s act each summer. As time passes, however, I worry that these acts will inevitably become shadows of themselves to the point […]
September 1, 2015
DJ CARISMA ENLISTS RJ, K CAMP & IAMSU FOR NEW SINGLE “DO WHAT I WANT”
  West Coast staple DJ Carisma has released the music video for her new single “Do What I Want” featuring RJ, K Camp & Iamsu! The track is the first release from her upcoming album 100 Dollar Vinyl. Directed by Matt Alonzo, the video takes viewers on a ride through DJ Carisma’s hometown of Santa Ana, CA, […]
August 27, 2015
Vintage Trouble’s L.A. Homecoming At The Fonda Riles Up The Troublemakers
Words by Max Sloves | Photos by David Benjamin Trust me. This review is very much about the Vintage Trouble concert 8/12 at the Fonda Theater in nuestra ciudad de Los Angeles – a gig that fell in my lap when Touch Vinyl, a terrific little record shop nestled on Sawtelle Boulevard, so kindly dropped a couple tickets in […]
August 27, 2015
Aural Adventures At FYF Fest 2015 | Part II [Sunday]
  FYF came and went this past weekend, and Blurred Culture was able to send it’s main music guy to check it out. Here’s Part II of his weekend adventures. ———– By Derrick K. Lee After getting some much needed rest after Day 1 of FYF, I drove to the Century City Metro station and took the Metro […]
August 26, 2015
REVIEW: Taylor Swift with Haim (and special guests) at Staples Center 8/22/15
  Written by: Level With Music Given my love of geriatric rock groups, it’s rare that I see musicians in their prime. That made it a treat to see Taylor Swift, who I’ve come to love unironically in the past year, and who is several decades away from an AARP membership. Among other benefits, that […]
August 26, 2015
#FreeConcertAlert: Jefferson Starship and Purple Mountain Majesties To Rock The Santa Monica Pier 8/27/15
This Thursday August 27th, one of the most successful arena rock bands from the 70s – early 80s graces the Twilight Concerts stage: Jefferson Starship. Though the band’s lineup has changed over the years, two of it’s original members (of the original band Jefferson Airplane) Paul Kanter and David Freiberg are there to hold it […]
August 25, 2015
Action Bronson’s Hawaiian Getaway
  After a lengthy hiatus, Action Bronson is back with another episode of his food-centric culinary adventure, Fuck, That’s Delicious. Action was a guest of RVCA at their house on the North Shore to witness the Pipeline Masters surfing competition back in December of 2014. While in paradise, he curated a little barbecue for a group […]
August 25, 2015
L.A.’s Own Ariel Pink Graces The Santa Monica Pier With His Eclectic Sounds For Twilight Concerts
Twilight Concerts categorized the music for this particular evening as “Indie Pop”. When I saw that Ariel Pink was the headliner, I questioned the categorization. Ariel Pink is Los Angeles’ own one-man band. Known for his lo-fi production styles, and borderline-genius songwriting, his latest album, Pom Pom (released in 2014) is an ambitious album whose […]
August 25, 2015
The Mynabirds Envelope The Santa Monica Pier With Lush Pop Sounds At Twilight Concerts
Laura Burhenn formed the Mynabirds in 2009. Earlier this year, the band released their third studio album, Lovers Know. Produced by Bradley Hanan Carter, the lead singer of the Los Angeles-based sextet NO, Lovers Know is a musically rich offering that melds Laura’s mellifluous voice with undulating synth pop arrangements. Laura’s soulful alto voice matched the yearning of her music’s […]
August 25, 2015
Aural Adventures At FYF Fest 2015 | Part I [Saturday]
FYF came and went this past weekend, and Blurred Culture was able to send it’s main music guy to check it out. Here’s Part I of his weekend adventures. ———– By Derrick K. Lee When I heard the line-up for this year’s FYF Fest, I got excited. Thinking that there was a chance I would be […]
August 25, 2015
    Photo by Tod Seelie for FYF Fest | Crowd Shot | 8/23/15 | Used With Permission

    Aural Adventures At FYF Fest 2015 | Part II [Sunday]

      FYF came and went this past weekend, and Blurred Culture was able to send it’s main music guy to check it out. Here’s Part II of his weekend adventures. ———– By Derrick K. Lee After getting some much needed rest after Day 1 of FYF, I drove to the Century City Metro station and took the Metro […]

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    #FreeConcertAlert: Jefferson Starship and Purple Mountain Majesties To Rock The Santa Monica Pier 8/27/15

    This Thursday August 27th, one of the most successful arena rock bands from the 70s – early 80s graces the Twilight Concerts stage: Jefferson Starship. Though the band’s lineup has changed over the years, two of it’s original members (of the original band Jefferson Airplane) Paul Kanter and David Freiberg are there to hold it […]

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    Action Bronson’s Hawaiian Getaway

      After a lengthy hiatus, Action Bronson is back with another episode of his food-centric culinary adventure, Fuck, That’s Delicious. Action was a guest of RVCA at their house on the North Shore to witness the Pipeline Masters surfing competition back in December of 2014. While in paradise, he curated a little barbecue for a group […]

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    Ariel Pink | Twilight Concerts | Santa Monica Pier

    L.A.’s Own Ariel Pink Graces The Santa Monica Pier With His Eclectic Sounds For Twilight Concerts

    Twilight Concerts categorized the music for this particular evening as “Indie Pop”. When I saw that Ariel Pink was the headliner, I questioned the categorization. Ariel Pink is Los Angeles’ own one-man band. Known for his lo-fi production styles, and borderline-genius songwriting, his latest album, Pom Pom (released in 2014) is an ambitious album whose […]

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    The Mynabirds | Twilight Concerts | Santa Monica Pier

    The Mynabirds Envelope The Santa Monica Pier With Lush Pop Sounds At Twilight Concerts

    Laura Burhenn formed the Mynabirds in 2009. Earlier this year, the band released their third studio album, Lovers Know. Produced by Bradley Hanan Carter, the lead singer of the Los Angeles-based sextet NO, Lovers Know is a musically rich offering that melds Laura’s mellifluous voice with undulating synth pop arrangements. Laura’s soulful alto voice matched the yearning of her music’s […]

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