Lightning in a Bottle @ Lake Skinner in Temecula, July 11-15

Lightning in a Bottle @ Lake Skinner in Temecula, July 11-15

Now that we’ve all recovered from Coachella, it’s time to look forward to the summer of music festivals ahead. Lightning in a Bottle takes over Lake Skinner in Temecula, July 11-15, with a lineup of electronic, experimental, and folk music, performance art, spiritual workshops, yoga, dance, and, really, all flavors of creativity and consciousness. Purity Ring was recently added to the list of performers that includes Tycho, Paper Diamond, Rusko, Eprom, Miguel Migs, Eskmo, Emancipator, PANTyRAiD, Lee Burridge, KCRW’s Jason Bentley, and The Lucent Dossier Experience.


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Flosstradamus, Araabmuzik & more @ Orientation LA @ Club Nokia, February 27, 2013

Flosstradamus, Araabmuzik & more @ Orientation LA @ Club Nokia, February 27, 2013

On February 27, all the trap heads of Los Angeles got crunk at Club Nokia for Orientation LA. The night featured headliners Flosstradamus with opening…

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Tomahawk @ Mayan Theatre, February 19, 2013

Tomahawk @ Mayan Theatre, February 19, 2013

Tomahawk is kind of a supergroup – no big deal – with Mike Patton of Faith No More on vocals, Duane Denison of the Jesus Lizard on guitar, John Stanier of Helmet and Battles on drums, and Trevor Dunn of Mr. Bungle on bass. These guys don’t mess around with anything pop or gimmicky…

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Pics & Notes: The Darkness @ Club Nokia

Pics & Notes: The Darkness @ Club Nokia

Watching The Darkness perform their super-charged crotch rock set on Wednesday, October 24, at Club Nokia made me want to quit my day job, buy…

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Pics & Notes: SBTRKT @ Club Nokia, October 14, 2012

Pics & Notes: SBTRKT @ Club Nokia, October 14, 2012

Why do so many electronic music acts lately like to hide behind masks and be silhouetted on stage with no direct spotlights? On Sunday, October…

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