Brian Straw’s revelatory “Baby Stars / Dead Languages” channels the rebellion and slop of youth into a spare and supernatural new form.
It’s trick or treat for underground bands as they assume musical alter-egos for one night, like the Sparks cover band Tips for Teens, which I got to play with!
It’s not often one gets the chance to spill the ol’ guts to a legend. So when Lydia Lunch calls, that’s a big freaking deal.
The story behind the #1 free metal, punk & underground music magazine, told by the folks who started it.
I’ve been chasing Jack’s backstory for years—the co-creator of The Jack E. Jett Show’s cable chaos has the answers.
The beloved funk wizard’s cosmic slop of seasonal cheer comes your way December 24th via the Museum of Home Video.
It’s a TV party every Tuesday night on Twitch with the latest subcultural offering from L.A.’s avatar of the underground.
He’s an original Masque-scene punk, a #1 hitmaker, an armored jouster, a rock climber & an executive producer—read Steve’s amazing story in this exclusive….
The humane group with a bold alien sound celebrates with a new web site, an intriguing new album & a positive message during these crazy times…
Adam takes us on a subcultural tour of one of his obsessions…
Who was this maven of metal, this seer with a skinny cigarette? Brenda’s U.S. Rocker encouraged creativity in 1990s underground music culture…
Mabson Enterprises. Fearsome mega-corp? Or Mad Men-era investment firm? In reality, it’s the Bandcamp compilation album label by music legend Kyle H. Mabson…
Read the first-ever interview with KXLU’s International Voice Of Reason about his new channel…
Meet Ryan “Rye” Kennedy—he was at all the rad Cleveland underground concerts with his video camera. Watch his videos and read his story…
Concert Extravaganza & ALC fun-raiser to fight HIV featuring IE, Treasure Mammal, Weird Women, Acid Dad, Fantasy Boy (Peter Moran), Adult Release (Mabson). DJ Sich Mang. C’mon down.
F is for Freedom, the Flag and Folktale Fest Five. Read about the excellence.
From Masonna to…Stacey Q? Add Moment Trigger to the list of electronic experimentalists turned pop. Hear the new tunes & see them at Pehrspace.
“Hipster Holocaust” balances sensual/technical camera play with slice-of-life story-telling about a group of Echo Park slackers. And then there’s the slaying—lots of slaying! Read the interview & see the premiere.
Kid Infinity adds their trademark groove to 3D visuals & creates their best single to date. Read the interview & see the video in 3D on your computer.
This Monday is the party of parties with a new album release from one of L.A.’s best. Read the interview. Get the details.
Hear the exclusive track “The System” by Jonathan Snipes. Show runs two weekends, drinks included! w/ Guests: Bai Ling, Actually Huizenga, Kevin Blechdom, Wet Mango, IE & more.
L.A. underground music star & Big Whup singer Drew Denny’s latest brings the DIY ethos to the big screen. Watch the trailer…
The Mae Shi aren’t the only ones who reunited. Read candid interviews with all your favorites.
The filmmaker talks about growing up with Karp and making the documentary that tells their story.
WARNING: Magick Orchids’ new album may cause involuntary movement of your limbs! Read & download.
Sick of falsehoods & false idols? So are Low Places. Tonight they headline Metal Monday V, all will be purged. Get the details!
Extremely not safe for work! Have Kevin Blechdom & Lawrence Klein gone too far this time?
It’s L.A.’s only regularly-scheduled underground metal and heavy music concert series held at a DIY venue. Feat. Poweraxe, Abhor, Ace Diamond, Bachsung. Get the details.
Christopher Payne, aka Whitman, steps forward with his boldest endeavors yet.
Sounding like Hawkwind & Stereolab in a car crash on the I-70, Vitamins delivers what your ears need at Pehrspace. Get the details.