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INTERVIEW: Luke Dick of Republican Hair

INTERVIEW: Luke Dick of Republican Hair

“The Prince and The Duke” slated for release on July 14 by Nashville, Tennessee’s new wave pop band Republican Hair pays homage to two legends: “It is not only musically inspired by its namesakes, but lyrically centered around their lives and deaths.” The first single, “Miss Prince” will be released Prince’s birthday, June 7. The second single, “Constellation” […]

INTERVIEW: Indie Rock Artist Eddy Yang

INTERVIEW: Indie Rock Artist Eddy Yang

Los Angeles-based indie rock artist Eddy Yang is starting to be known for “his unique and exciting rock sound consisting of energetic guitar riffs over electronic beats.” Yang primarily creates within the genre of rock music but his production style incorporates a modern pop music sound. Recently, Eddy spoke to SoCalMusicToday about how he became […]

INTERVIEW: Singer/Songwriter Miranda Lee Richards

INTERVIEW: Singer/Songwriter Miranda Lee Richards

Singer/songwriter Miranda Lee Richards is due to release her new album, Existential Beast, on July 16, which is characterized by its “70s-influenced, country-tinged psychedelia.” The San Francisco-native will showcase her new material during a performance at the Bootleg Theater in Los Angeles on May 31 with her full band for a record release show. Miranda […]

Robyn Hitchcock @ The Troubadour – 05/03/2017

Robyn Hitchcock @ The Troubadour – 05/03/2017

British singer/songwriter/guitarist Robyn Hitchcock performed a 30 minute raw, potent intimate acoustic set followed by a full electric set at a sold-out show at the Troubadour on May 3rd in which he jokingly referred to as a “recital” and he further commented in jest, “he didn’t want to pay for an opening act.” Taking a […]

INTERVIEW: Matthew Kopperud of Close Talker

INTERVIEW: Matthew Kopperud of Close Talker

The Canadian indie-rock trio, Close Talker, featuring Will Quiring, Matthew Kopperud and Christopher Morien, has released its third album, Lens, a 10-track collection that “showcases the band’s maturity and poise,” while “entering new realms of pop sensibility.” Lens finds Close Talker building upon its musical abilities and showing more creative growth while still being able […]

The Dollyrots @ The Hi Hat – 03/30/2017

The Dollyrots @ The Hi Hat – 03/30/2017

It was a family affair for the pop/power/punk duo The Dollyrots, featuring the husband and wife duo of guitarist and vocalist Luis Cabezas, and vocalist and bassist Kelly Ogden at an L.A. stop on their national tour supporting their sixth studio album released in March Whiplash Splash at The Hi Hat on Thursday March 30. Early […]

Fernando Perdomo @ The Canyon Club – 03/24/2017

Fernando Perdomo @ The Canyon Club – 03/24/2017

Singer/Songwriter/producer and multi-instrumentalist Fernando Perdomo and the “Band of Voyeurs” performed a passionate and energetic set of original material (pop rock and progressive rock) from his most recent released CD Voyeurs on March 24 at the Canyon Club. The album and CD was recorded and produced by Perdomo who played all instruments and sang on […]

Bash & Pop @ The Troubadour – 03/07/2017

Bash & Pop @ The Troubadour – 03/07/2017

Twenty-four years have passed since Bash & Pop released their first album, Friday Night Is Killing Me. Now, that the pop/rock and alternative unit has reformed, they are on their first national U.S. tour in 20 years, and back in January, they released their second LP, Anything Can Happen. Time has proved to be just an […]