The Best and Worst of Coachella 2013

Coachella 2013 is in the books.  We went into the festival this year with a ton of questions and some doubts.  The headliners didn’t floor us, and with other festivals around the nation and in California booking some pretty amazing bands, we were skeptical.  But then we experienced two weekends of music in the Coachella Valley, and it all made sense yet again.  Coachella is about the sun, the valley, the music and the people.  If you didn’t have a good time, you did something wrong.  We went into Saturday thinking it was a pretty weak lineup, and we came out with some of our favorite shows of the weekend.  Here’s our list of the Best and Worst of Coachella 2013. (more…)

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Ticket Giveaway: Black Label Society @ Club Nokia 3/6

Zakk Wylde is bringing his brand of heavy metal to Club Nokia on March 6th for a special one-off show by Black Label Society called “Unblackened”.  This special “semi-acoustic” performance is being filmed for a Live DVD and album, and Zakk is promising special guests throughout the night.  We are going to help you get in!  We’ll pick winners at random leading up to the show next Wednesday.  There’s a few ways to enter, and we’ll randomly be picking winners throughout the week- so enter soon and enter often.  This is your chance to see the longtime Ozzy Osbourne guitarist in his element with Black Label Society in a special Los Angeles performance.  Get to entering after the jump! (more…)

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Show Alert: Dead Sara @ Harvard & Stone 12/13

Looks like Dead Sara has a warm up date for their tour with MUSE.  By warm up date, we mean a super small secret show in Hollywood.  Harvard & Stone will be hosting the band next Thursday.  Harvard & Stone shows are usually free and pretty easy to get into, but this one might be a tad different.  You’ll have to send an e-mail and get on the guestlist.  This thing will definitely reach capacity soon, so get to typing! (more…)