Summer is creeping up real quick and that just means we get to head back to The Getty Museum for free live music as part of the Saturdays Off the 405 music series. The lineup for the 2014 season has been announced and will feature performances by BADBADNOTGOOD, Kan Wakan, Caught A Ghost, Chicano Batman and many more. You can see the full lineup after the jump below.
Saturdays Off the 405 will kick off on in May and continue on until September. The best part of this series is that it won’t cost you a thing. You can come in and wander the gardens of The Getty or even plan a picnic for FREE. It’s also all ages so don’t worry about getting carded for this one.
Parking is where things might get tough for these shows. So arrive early and take advantage of the museums structure which will be the only thing costing you some cash. This one of our favorite early series and look forward to relaxing in the sun with good people and good music this summer at The Getty!
Unfortunately The Preatures were one act that I personally missed at Coachella this year, but that will not happen again! The Australian rockers will be coming back to the US this summer and will land in Los Angeles for a show at The Echo! You’ll get a chance to see The Preatures when they take the stage on Tuesday, June 3rd in support of their latest EP Is This How You Feel? That is the band’s latest single “Better Than It Could Ever Be” streaming below.
You can score your tickets to see The Preatures at The Echo now through Ticketfly. Ticket prices are set at only $10.00 plus additional service fees. Trust me when I say that it is worth every single penny. Get your hands on some tickets through the link below and don’t get left out in the cold when The Preatures return to L.A. this June!
Now that Foxygen are done with their Coachella sets, they can now release details on their upcoming West Coast tour this summer. The 9 date trip will bring the band into Los Angeles for a headlining hometown show in support of their latest album We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic. You can see Foxygen perform at The Fonda Theatre on Thursday August 14th. If you’re willing to make the drive, shows in Pioneertown and Solana Beach are also listed. The full tour schedule can be seen after the jump below.
Tickets to see Foxygen at The Fonda Theatre will be going up for sale starting on Saturday, April 26th at 10am though AXS. Ticket will be going for $20.00 plus any additional service fees. The link below will get you to the purchase screen. Didn’t catch them out in the desert? Make up for it this August!
May is just around the corner and is jam packed with a ton of amazing shows. So we felt like giving you guys the chance to win tickets to the show of your choice! Want to see Danny Brown, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Tycho or The Bloody Beetroots? The choice is yours. You can see the full list of shows that we’re giving tickets away to after the jump below. After you’ve made your decision all you have to do is enter our little contest for your chance to win.
Just use the widget below and enter in your email address or use your Facebook account. There are also additional ways to enter that will better your chances. After that, just sit back and let us handle the rest. We will choose all winners at random. They will be contact and they can then choose their tickets! How simple is that?
Get your entries in soon and you could be checking out Charles Bradley, Liars or maybe even Panda Bear in May for FREE!
M.I.A. has plans on coming back into town and whipping her L.A. fans into a dancing frenzy next month. This time around she’ll be making her way over to the Shrine Expo Hall on Thursday, May 29th in support of her latest album Matangi. That is one of her latest singles YALA streaming below for your listening pleasure. If you’ve missed out on any of M.I.A.'s previous shows her in town, this is one that will be leaving you a sweaty mess by the end of the night.
Tickets to see M.I.A. take over the Shrine Expo Hall will be going on sale starting on Friday, April 25th at 12 noon through Ticketmaster. Ticket prices will be ranging between $35.00 - $38.00 plus any additional service fees. You can get your hands on some tickets through the link below and guarantee yourself a good dancing spot when M.I.A. return to L.A. in May!
English trio Band of Skulls have announced that they will be coming into Los Angeles to play a very special acoustic show in support of their third studio album Himalayan. They’ll be heading over to the Masonic Lodge inside of the Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Wednesday, May 21st. This venue has a very limited capacity of only 150 people, so this is going to be a night with Band of Skulls that you fans are not going to want to miss out on.
Tickets to see Band of Skulls at Hollywood Forever will be going on sale starting on Friday, April 25th at 12 noon through Ticketfly. Tickets prices are set at $30.00 plus any additional service fees. Like we mentioned, this a very small venue. So you’re going to ant to secure your tickets early. Get yours through the link below.
The songstress known as Banks has just announced that she will add a Los Angeles show date to her upcoming tour. Every single show on her current schedule is sold out, but you’ll get a chance to see Banks on Thursday, May 29th at the El Rey Theatre. You can check out the full tour schedule after the jump below. The singer-songwriter had an amazing set at this year’s Coachella festival and has a tn of buzz surrounding her. All this and Banks has yet to release her debut album.
You can get you hands on some tickets when they go on sale starting on Friday, April 25th at 10am though AXS. Ticket prices are set at $17.00 plus any additional service fees. These tickets should sell out pretty fast, especially since this is a hometown show for Banks. You can get can buy your tickets through the link below and hopefully you’ll get in to see Banks live at the El Rey!
We previously mentioned The Burger Revue and now Burger Records are releasing details on an all girl rager called Burger A-Go-Go! This all day show will feature performances by Best Coast, Dum Dum Girls, Bleached, Shannon & The Clams, The Coathangers, Sisu, The Muffs, Summer Twins and so many more. Check out the full lineup for Burger A-Go-Go through the poster after the jump below. This show will be taking place on Saturday, August 2nd at Observatory in Santa Ana. Looks like the Orange County kids have been getting some of the best punk parties lately.
Tickets for Burger A-Go-Go will be going on sale starting on Friday, April 25th at 10am through Ticketweb. Ticket prices are set at $32.50 plus any additional service fees. With this line up and it being an all ages show, you can expect these tickets to move pretty fast. Don’t get left out from seeing Best Coast, Dum Dum Girls and more at Burger A-Go-Go this summer at the Observatory!