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CMJ Day Five Part Two – Dave Harrington Group

October 26th, 2014
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CMJ has finally come to an end. Saturday night featured the final performances of the music marathon. Although there were over 150 showcases, some attendants were able to make it to the Cameo Gallery the last night to hear the Dave Harrington Group perform really cool experimental electronic arrangements. Read more…

By Megan Hatfield Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews ,

CMJ Day Five Part One – Kate-Miller Heidke and Aussie BBQ

October 26th, 2014
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CMJ and The Sounds of Australia combine forces at the Delancey yesterday afternoon. Musicians from all over Australia showcased their talents at what is known as the Aussie BBQ. Read more…

By Megan Hatfield Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews , , ,

CMJ Day Four Part One – Adult Jazz

October 25th, 2014
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CMJ brought Adult Jazz to the Rough Trade for an afternoon of trippy, electronic, instrumental music.
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By Megan Hatfield Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews ,

Moon Block Party at Pomona Fairplex

October 25th, 2014
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As Fall creeps in slowly and the feel of summer still trying to hold on tight, Moon Block Party called the Pomona Fairplex home over the weekend as one of the last “summer” music festivals of the year. With three years under their belt, it was more than an intimate party for art and music lovers alike, but a celebration of an event that has carried itself with open arms to all within the Southern California DIY community. Remnants of their sister festival, Desert Daze, accented itself throughout the grounds with make-shift moon art instillations and bungalow type teepees for fans to hide in as the sun beat down on concert-goers. What was beautiful to say the least was the presence of such a variety between the nineteen bands featured. Read more…

By Marisa Rose Ficara Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews , , , , ,

PHOTOS: Massive Attack, Live at the Greek Theatre

October 24th, 2014
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Robert “3D” Del Naja and Grant “Daddy G” Marshall of Massive Attack played a sold out show at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on October 16th. They were joined onstage by vocalist Martina Topley-Bird and Tunde Adebimpe of TV on the Radio (not pictured). Read more…

By Sharon Alagna Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews

alt-J, Live at Red Bull Sound Space at KROQ

October 24th, 2014
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After having recently played at the legendary Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, British indie rockers alt-J stopped by Red Bull Sound Space at KROQ for a more intimate show and a quick Q&A session. Read more…

By Janelle Esguerra De La Cruz Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews

CMJ Day Three Part Two – The Walking Sticks, King Holiday, Handsome Ghosts

October 24th, 2014
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The professionalism and talent of all the CMJ artists is out of this world. The bands have truly displayed remarkable talent. This year’s CMJ will always be remembered. Read more…

By Megan Hatfield Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews , , ,

CMJ Day Three Part One – Info Sessions, Zola Jesus,

October 24th, 2014
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Day three of the CMJ Music Marathon arrived, and everyone was still having a great time. This event is one of best things that has happened this year.

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By Megan Hatfield Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews ,

CMJ Day Two Part Two – Radical Dads, Death Stars, Mikhael Paskalev, Courtney Barnett, San Fermin, Mosco Rosco

October 23rd, 2014
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CMJ last night was incredible. The performances were beyond good. All the bands that played made it a very memorable night for everyone that came to support them.

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By Megan Hatfield Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews , ,

CMJ Day Two Part One – A Discussion about Publicity and Roundtable Talk

October 23rd, 2014
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The CMJ panelists gave a lot of great advice today for those starting their careers in the music industry. Festival attendants were able to hear from many different label executives, entrepreneurs and media specialists about what is going on in the music industry and how artists or music promoters can have a better understanding of how everything works. Read more…

By Megan Hatfield Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews