Echo Park Rising 2018: All Scene Eye/ROVE Showcase

Another year, another Echo Park Rising! Now in its 8th year, Echo Park Rising which runs from Thursday, August 16th to Sunday, August 19th continues to be THE local-centric Los Angeles summer festival (for the low, low price of FREE) due to its pointed focus on local musicians, small businesses, creativity, and diversity in Echo Park. Throughout the four days […]

Arroyo Seco Weekend, Day 2: A Whole Lotta Feel Good

As with Saturday, Day 2 of Arroyo Seco Weekend packed a whole lotta feel good for folks to revel in. At 1pm sharp Seattle neo-soulster Allen Stone got the party started, shook his hips, split his pants, crooned how easily he can sunburn (sounded like a hit song to me) and provided a perfect lift off to another gorgeous day […]

Arroyo Seco Weekend, Day 1: A Good and Plenty and Young Saturday

There are many ways to describe the 2-day event that took place on the Brookside golf course in Pasadena. One way is its given name, Arroyo Seco Weekend. Another way is – despite the presence of flower crowns (for sale at $15) – the antithesis of fellow Goldenvoice fest, Coachella, due to its easy, breezy, relaxed and extremely family friendly […]

Celebrity Connected’s Pre-Oscars Event

In honor of the 90th Academy Awards, high-end PR company Celebrity Connected curated a luxury event that brought together celebrities and digital influencers to meet with incredible entrepreneurs and brands. In attendance was The Magicians’ Brittany Curran, actors Kevin Pollack and David Allen Greer, Riverdale’s Nathalie Bolt, actor Edwin Hodge, Joseph D. Reitman from SYFY’s Happy!, and a whole lot […]

Emo Nite Day @ The Shrine Expo Hall & Grounds

The Shrine Expo Hall & Grounds | Los Angeles, CA | December 3, 2017 | Photo Credit: Amanda Bard Emo Nite. Just the sound of it makes you flash back to a time when you were younger, things were simpler, and the music spoke to your soul. What began with some DJs playing tunes at the Short Stop back in […]

Ready For The Feels: 5 Bands To See @ Emo Nite Day In LA

If you happen to be in the Los Angeles area on Sunday December 3rd, feel free to cruise out to the Shrine Expo Hall & Grounds for Emo Night Day: an all-ages, multiple stages event celebrating the third anniversary of Emo Nite: that established emo rock themed party so many fans love, this one including art installations, food trucks and more. I know, I […]

Spaceland Block Party: Extended Lineup & Venue Change

Back in July, the independent Los Angeles promoters Spaceland Presents announced the inaugural Spaceland Block Party taking place September 16-17 in a downtown LA warehouse space. Yes, another musical addition to an already jam packed festival month, but with a lineup featuring Joey Bada$$, Vic Mensa, the Horrors, Highly Suspect, Black Kids, Betty Who, Wavves and more, we weren’t mad at it. Freshly […]