DREAMERS LAUNCH at Harvard & Stone

Harvard & Stone | Los Angeles, CA | July 12, 2018 | “I’m going to enjoy the hell out of this moment: I invite you to do the same.” Nick Wold (DREAMERS) Thanks for the invitation Nick and, as a matter of fact, we absolutely did enjoy the hell out of ourselves. Secret/invitation-only shows happen all of the time here […]

Until The Ribbon Breaks (The Peppermint Club)

The Peppermint Club | Los Angeles, CA | December 7, 2017 | Photo Credit: Kristen Coveleskie “I’ve made a schoolboy error.” Pete Lawrie-Winfield admitted midway through the set. “I forgot to put a microphone at the keyboard.” A minor logistical lapse easily rectified and even more easily forgiven considering the circumstance: that circumstance being this was Los Angeles-by-way-of-Cardiff, Wales Until The […]

Mondo Cozmo (El Rey Theatre)

El Rey Theatre | Los Angeles, CA | September 26, 2017 | Photo Credit: Emery Becker It was Mondo Cozmo’s first hometown show after having spent half of the year on the road thrashing about on stages in Europe and the U.S. After taking the stage and powering through a batch of songs,the first spoken words out of Josh Ostrander’s […]

The Hunna (Fonda Theatre)

The Hunna | Fonda Theatre (Los Angeles, CA) | November 3, 2016 | Photo Credit: Amanda Bard | The Hunna may be from the UK, but by the time the rock quartet took the stage at The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles, they had been in town long enough to know how to cater to the LA crowd. They focused on the […]

Dorothy @ The Echo

Dorothy | The Echo (Los Angeles, CA) | May 10, 2016 | The name of their upcoming debut album may be ROCKISDEAD, but what the hard rocking Los Angeles quartet Dorothy threw down at the Echo testifies to otherwise. Gotta love it, God bless it and throw up your Dio sign and head bang to it because it’s a good music time to […]

BØRNS (El Rey Theatre)

El Rey Theatre | Los Angeles, CA | November 23, 2015 | Photo Credit: ZB Images | “My name is James Bay.” declared Garrett Borns. As identity crises go, there are worse ones for BØRNS to suffer from as both he and Bay had simultaneous extraordinary runs at this year’s South By Southwest. But even if he lacked self-recogniton, the full house […]

Young Rising Sons @ Club Bahia

Young Rising Sons | Club Bahia (Los Angeles, CA) | October 29, 2015 | Photo Credit: Kristen Coveleskie | It’s a case of then versus now. The last time we saw Young Rising Sons live was post-SXSW: In March at the Troubadour in Los Angeles as they kicked off their national tour with Halsey. And even though frontman Andy Tongren’s […]