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Photos: Depeche Mode @ Staples Center, Los Angeles 10/2/13

Depeche Mode capped an impressive three night run at the Staples Center in the midst of their tour for their latest album, Delta Machine. Dave…
Andrew Youssef | October 3, 2013 - 5:06 pm

Photos: The National, Daughter @ Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood 8/11/13

After having Bob Weir make a special appearance during their set at Outside Lands, the National made their way south for a haunting set at…
Andrew Youssef | August 12, 2013 - 3:38 pm

Photos: The Flaming Lips, The Growlers @ Pacific Amphitheatre, Costa Mesa 7/31/13

The Flaming Lips brought their sci-fi psychedelic stage setup to the Orange County Fair last night in support of their latest album, The Terror. Confetti,…
Andrew Youssef | August 1, 2013 - 4:12 pm

Photos: The Postal Service, Divine Fits, Baths @ Greek Theatre, Los Angeles 7/24/13

After a triumphant return to the stage back in April, the Postal Service finally wove their way to the scenic Greek Theatre in Los Angeles…
Andrew Youssef | July 25, 2013 - 4:34 pm

Photos: Belle And Sebastian, Best Coast @ Santa Barbara Bowl, Santa Barbara 7/17/13

Challenging the laws of touring logistics, Belle And Sebastian barely made it to Santa Barbara having played Austin the night before as they kicked off…
Andrew Youssef | July 18, 2013 - 3:25 pm

Photos: Austra, Bestial Mouths @ Troubadour, West Hollywood 6/23/13

Fresh off their Album Of The Week designation, Austra sold out the Troubadour in West Hollywood in support of their stunning second album, Olympia, which has…
Andrew Youssef | June 24, 2013 - 5:59 pm

Photos: Camera Obscura, Photos Ops @ The Wiltern, Los Angeles 6/18/13

Scottish indie pop enthusiasts Camera Obscura launched their tour last night at the Wiltern in support of their latest album, Desire Lines. Tracyanne Campbell led…
Andrew Youssef | June 19, 2013 - 3:54 pm

Photos: Atoms For Peace @ Club AMOK, Los Angeles 6/14/13

Prior to their tour launch, Atoms For Peace assembled at the tiny club Fais Do-Do in Los Angeles, rebranded as Club AMOK for a rehearsal…
Andrew Youssef | June 15, 2013 - 6:06 pm

Photos: Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers @ Fonda Theatre, Hollywood 6/4/13

After making an appearance at the Hangout Festival and a run of shows in New York, Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers headed to California for…
Andrew Youssef | June 5, 2013 - 4:26 pm

Photos: Queens Of The Stone Age @ Apogee’s Berkeley Street Studio, Santa Monica 6/3/13

The blood-red curtains and candlelight ambiance of Apogee's Berkeley Street Studio provided the perfect atmosphere for Queens Of The Stone Age to record a live…
Andrew Youssef | June 4, 2013 - 1:35 pm

Photos: CHVRCHES, Still Corners @ Fonda Theatre, Hollywood 5/31/13

Synthesizers sizzled and bodies moved in motion as the Scottish electropop act CHVRCHES sold out the Fonda Theatre. CHVRCHES worked through their EP Recover as…
Andrew Youssef | June 3, 2013 - 12:51 pm

Photos: Stones Fest @ Fonda Theatre, Hollywood 5/30/13

Coinciding nicely with the recent run of Rolling Stones shows in town, the culprits behind the Petty Fest conjured up another stellar night with Stones…
Andrew Youssef | May 31, 2013 - 5:48 pm

Photos: Boris, Deafheaven, Ides Of Gemini @ Echoplex, Los Angeles 5/24/13

Earplugs were mandatory for the insanely loud and pulverizing line-up of Boris and Deafheaven. Boris played their third album Flood in its entirety along with…
Andrew Youssef | May 27, 2013 - 1:39 pm

Watch Queens Of The Stone Age Play …Like Clockwork In L.A.

Queens of the Stone Age shook the sold out Wiltern Theatre with a performance that was worthy of arenas. Unveiling a slew of tracks from…
Andrew Youssef | May 24, 2013 - 10:31 am

Watch Arctic Monkeys Debut “Do I Wanna Know?” In Ventura

An enthusiastic 1,200 folks danced at the sold-out Majestic Ventura Theater, soaking up a twenty-one song set by Arctic Monkeys who are doing a handful…
Andrew Youssef | May 23, 2013 - 10:29 am

Photos: The Rolling Stones @ Staples Center, Los Angeles 5/20/13

With the 50 And Counting tour, the Rolling Stones are back on the road rocking arenas. Prior stops featured special guests Dave Grohl, Tom Waits,…
Andrew Youssef | May 21, 2013 - 11:07 am

Photos: Jim James, Cold Specks @ Fonda Theatre, Hollywood 5/11/13

A sold out Fonda Theatre soaked up every soulful music note and epic hair-whip from Jim James, touring in support of his solo album, Regions
Andrew Youssef | May 13, 2013 - 12:57 pm

Photos: Yo La Tengo @ Fonda Theatre, Hollywood 5/9/13

When you have a discography as extensive as Yo La Tengo, you can open for yourself by playing a stripped down acoustic set before coming…
Andrew Youssef | May 10, 2013 - 10:41 am

Photos: METZ, White Lung, Mrs. Magician @ Troubadour, West Hollywood 4/29/13

Having previously rocked The Echo and tearing off the roof at the Stereogum Range Life party, METZ returned to the Troubadour with another heap of…
Andrew Youssef | April 30, 2013 - 2:38 pm

Photos: How to destroy angels_, DIIV @ Golden State Theatre, Monterey 4/17/13

Trent Reznor is a busy man these days. Along with a new Nine Inch Nails line-up hitting the festival circuit this year, Reznor is playing…
Andrew Youssef | April 18, 2013 - 1:01 pm

Photos: Franz Ferdinand, Palma Violets @ Fonda Theatre, Hollywood 4/16/13

The onslaught of "Localchella" shows continued around Los Angeles as Franz Ferdinand and Palma Violets teamed up to easily sell out the Fonda Theatre. Franz…
Andrew Youssef | April 17, 2013 - 3:09 pm

Photos: The Postal Service, Baths @ Grand Sierra Theatre, Reno 4/9/13

The Postal Service delivered the goods for their first show in nine years. Celebrating the tenth anniversary and re-release of their platinum debut album Give
Andrew Youssef | April 10, 2013 - 9:36 am

Photos: Phosphorescent, Strand Of Oaks @ Troubadour, West Hollywood 4/5/13

The Troubadour was completely sold-out for the stunning combination of Phosphorescent and Strand of Oaks. Phosphorescent have been gaining traction on their latest album, Muchacho.
Andrew Youssef | April 8, 2013 - 10:42 am

Low @ Fingerprints Records, Long Beach 4/1/13

Low stopped by Fingerprints Records in Long Beach for an in-store performance in support of their latest Sub Pop records release, The Invisible Way. Alan…
Andrew Youssef | April 2, 2013 - 10:30 am

Christopher Owens, Melted Toys @ Wilshire Ebell Theatre, Los Angeles 3/22/13

Modern day troubadour Christopher Owens recently kicked off a tour of the West Coast that stopped by the Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles. The…
Andrew Youssef | March 25, 2013 - 5:39 pm

Frightened Rabbit, The Twilight Sad @ Fonda Theater, Hollywood 3/13/13

Scotland triumphantly invaded Hollywood as a double shot of Frightened Rabbit and the Twilight Sad easily sold out the Fonda Theater. Frightened Rabbit ripped through…
Andrew Youssef | March 14, 2013 - 6:27 pm

Morrissey @ Balboa Theatre, San Diego 2/27/13

Looking fit as a ferret and sounding like his normal suave self, Morrissey made a triumphant return to the stage in San Diego after slugging it…
Andrew Youssef | February 28, 2013 - 10:34 am

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds @ Fonda Theater, Hollywood 2/21/13

Fresh from his album of the week honor, Nick Cave easily sold out the Fonda Theater in Hollywood by rolling out Push The Sky Away in…
Andrew Youssef | February 22, 2013 - 4:52 pm

Tomahawk, Retox @ Mayan Theatre, Los Angeles 2/19/13

Having wrapped up a Faith No More reunion in 2012, Mike Patton found some time to resurrect Tomahawk. Propelled by the furious drumming of John…
Andrew Youssef | February 20, 2013 - 3:35 pm

Eels, Nicole Atkins @ Observatory, Santa Ana 2/14/13

Love was in the air as Eels kicked off their tour in Santa Ana at the Observatory in support of their new album Wonderful, Glorious.
Andrew Youssef | February 15, 2013 - 6:25 pm

Comments from Andrew Youssef

Thanks! Highly recommend you check out the show when it hits your town.
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May 3, 2012 on Jack White @ Mayan Theater, Los Angeles 4/30/12
How did I miss those El Rey and Spaceland shows? I didn't think the Troubadour show was that long ago but sounds right.
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October 30, 2011 on Kings of Convenience, Seth Pettersen and the Undertow @ Music Box, Hollywood 10/26/11
Zola played the following: "Harley Davidson" "Le Poinconneur Des Lilas" "La Javanaise" "Sea, Sex and Sun" (background vocals)
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August 29, 2011 on Serge Gainsbourg Tribute @ Hollywood Bowl, Hollywood 8/28/11
Toad the Wet Sprocket toured this summer but didn't come to LA or San Diego. I still think Dulcinea is a fine album.
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August 25, 2011 on Red Hot Chili Peppers @ Club Nokia, Los Angeles 8/24/11
Here's the setlist: "Thickfreakness" "Girl Is on My Mind" "10 A.M. Automatic" "The Breaks" "Stack Shot Billy" "Busted" "Act Nice & Gentle" "Everlasting Light" "Next Girl" "Chop and Change" "Howlin’ for You" "Tighten Up" "She’s Long Gone" "Ten Cent Pistol" "I’ll Be Your Man" "Strange Times" "I Got Mine" Encore: "Too Afraid to Love You" "Sinister Kid" "Your Touch"
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October 5, 2010 on The Black Keys, Nicole Atkins, The Growlers @ Hollywood Palladium, Hollywood 9/27/10
Weezer played a free show in Huntington Beach for the US Open of Surfing a few weeks ago sponsored by...wait for it.....Hurley. Coincidence?
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August 25, 2010 on Weezer Confess, Deny Nike Funded Hurley (The Sweatshop Song)
Thanks Amrit! I can now say the Smashing Pumpkins played at my birthday party!
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July 1, 2010 on The Smashing Pumpkins @ The Viper Room, Los Angeles 6/30/10
@seriousman I don't smoke. @Mike Nice try! @alex I am waiting for my Stereogum photographer t-shirt for easier identification.
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October 24, 2009 on Grizzly Bear/Beach House @ Hollywood Palladium, LA 10/20/09