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  • Indie folk group Blind Pilot have added more shows to their 2017 summer tour schedule. 

    Blind Pilot announce additional summer tour dates

    Indie folk group Blind Pilot continue to tour heavily in support of their 2016 album, And Then Like Lions, and have now added more dates to their summer schedule. Announced on Tuesday, the group from Oregon revealed six additional shows in the U.S. and Canada throughout the months of June, July and...
  • Amadou & Mariam plot U.S. summer tour dates

    Amadou & Mariam plot U.S. summer tour dates

    North America will have another chance to witness the rich rock, pop, Afro-blues sounds of the Grammy- nominated husband and wife duo Amadou & Mariam. The Malian couple isn't your average singing group, however. The two are both blind and over 50 years in age, and against all odds, touring the...
  • Protoje to bring reggae grooves to North American audiences this June

    Protoje to bring reggae grooves to North American audiences this June

    Protoje will bring the sounds of his acclaimed 2015 release Ancient Future and new hard-hitting tunes to US fans on a spring and summer tour. The Jamaican reggae artist recently released the socially-conscious new single "Blood Money" (listen above), in which he decries political corruption in his...
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    Photos: Whitney plays sold out show at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles

    This week in Los Angeles has been a busy week for music. The time in between Coachella weekends has brought a ton of bands to the city, one of those being the duo Whitney, who debuted at the festival during weekend one. Last night, Whitney played a sold out show at the El Rey Theatre with Dent May...
  • P-Lo announces dates for summer 'More Than Anything Tour'

    P-Lo announces dates for summer 'More Than Anything Tour'

    Bay Area rapper P-Lo will be bringing his “More Than Anything” tour to both coasts this summer with support from Rexx Life Raj. The tour gets underway May 31 at Webster Hall in New York City before hitting major markets like Philadelphia, Atlanta, Los Angeles and Seattle. The tour will wrap up in...
  • The Dead Daisies announce first North American tour

    The Dead Daisies announce first North American tour

    This August, The Dead Daisies will bring their multi-faceted rock 'n' roll to 12 small venues, including Rams Head Live and the El Rey Theatre, on their very first North American tour. Known for its rotating line-up of famous players, the supergroup's current cast features vocalist John Corabi...
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    S U R V I V E unleash the power of the synth at the El Rey (Photos)

    You wouldn’t think that watching four stationary dudes playing around with analog synths would make for the most dynamic show, but Austin synthwave masters S U R V I V E make it all come together. And it works because the synthesizer itself is less about showmanship and more about uncut mood and...
  • Mondo Cozmo to headline El Rey Theatre this September

    Mondo Cozmo to headline El Rey Theatre this September

    Mondo Cozmo will conclude his ambitious North American tour with a show at the iconic El Rey Theatre. The Philly-born, LA-based singer-songwriter, also known as Josh Ostrander, recently rose to fame with his uplifting, anthemic track "Shine," which reached the #1 slot on Billboard's Adult...
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    Photos: Crystal Fighters make fans feel like family at El Rey concert

    If you’ve never heard the Spanish music/ dance hybrid Crystal Fighters, the best place to discover them is live in concert. That much was clear after their enveloping, energizing performance at L.A.’s El Rey Theatre on March 31. The band is touring in support of their new album Everything Is My...
  • From music to neuroscience, Floating Points is an artist of many interests

    From music to neuroscience, Floating Points is an artist of many interests

    Nothing conveys expertise quite like the letters P.H.D. Attached to your name, the title immediately lets people you can be trusted because you know what you’re doing. Sam Shepherd, aka Floating Points, knows what he’s doing. And though his P.H.D. is in neuroscience, you can trust him behind the...
  • Survive will play the El Rey Theatre on April 19

    5 things you didn't know about S U R V I V E

    Let’s just get the obvious out of the way: Yes, Survive (stylized S U R V I V E) are the dudes who did the “Stranger Things” soundtrack. To drill that down further, only two of the dudes in Survive actually did the “Stranger Things” score, Michael Stein and Kyle Dixon. This is an important point to...
  • Enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets to Crystal Fighters at the El Rey Theatre in LA

    Enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets to Crystal Fighters at the El Rey Theatre in LA

    Crystal Fighters are set to embark on their their North American tour, and AXS is giving away a pair of tickets to their show in Los Angeles at the El Rey Theatre for you and a friend. The band recently released their third studio album Everything Is My Family, which they worked on all separately...
  • Interview: Drew Holcomb talks personal new album 'Souvenir'

    Interview: Drew Holcomb talks personal new album 'Souvenir'

    American singer-songwriters like Drew Holcomb are needed to continue to push the narrative of modern music - while still being able to look back to the bands that influenced their adolescent-angst years from the Beatles to Radiohead. Drew Holcomb writes awe-inspiring songs from the heart, such as...
  • IAMSU! announces April 28 performance at El Rey Theatre

    IAMSU! announces April 28 performance at El Rey Theatre

    This spring, Richmond, California-hailing hip-hop star Iamsu! will be bringing his Spring Bling tour to Los Angeles. This April, Iamsu! will headline the show at Los Angeles, California’s El Rey Theatre. The “The Way It Go” rapper’s Heartbreak Gang will act as the show’s opening act. Tickets for the...
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    Photos: Daya brought the energy to the El Rey Theatre in LA

    Last night, up and coming pop superstar Daya made a stop in Los Angeles at The El Rey Theatre for her Sit Still Look Pretty tour and the young artist gave the audience everything she had and proved that she is in this game for the long run. With Frankie and Jess Kent warming up the crowd, fans of...
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    Goldenvoice Presents April: Five must-see shows on sale Feb. 24

    The Goldenvoice Presents April concert series is flooding Southern California with a ridiculous number of shows from artists who are also scheduled to perform at Coachella. The series, which is mostly sandwiched between Coachella’s two weekends, offers a little taste of everything, while bringing...
  • The-Dream his hitting the El Rey next week with a new batch of songs in tow

    The-Dream drops new song on 'Fifty Shades Darker' soundtrack ahead of Feb. 17 show at the El Rey

    Grammy-winning R&B star The-Dream is about to head out on tour in support of his new EP Love You To Death and fans who catch him live will have even more new music to look forward to with the release of his new song “Code Blue” on the “Fifty Shades Darker” soundtrack. The new track is the type...
  • Austra paints compelling picture of 'Future Politics' with new music videos

    Austra paints compelling picture of 'Future Politics' with new music videos

    Sometimes, an album find its moment. Other times, a moment finds its album. With the release of Future Politics coinciding with inauguration day, the politically-charged third album from Austra arrived in the midst of a moment that was impossible to foresee when it was recorded. So it’s safe to say...
  • Tom Chaplin of Keane will be playing the El Rey on Feb. 2

    Keane frontman Tom Chaplin hitting 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' ahead of Feb. 2 performance at the El Rey

    As the North American tour in support of his debut solo album The Wave rolls on, Keane frontman Tom Chaplin has announced a performance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” one day before his show at LA’s intimate El Rey Theatre. Chaplin will play “Kimmel” on Wednesday, Feb. 1. The singer-songwriter said he was...
  • Zane Carney is coming to the El Rey Theatre on Jan. 26

    Watch: Zane Carney drops stunning cover of 'Helter Skelter' ahead of Jan. 26 El Rey show

    On Jan. 26, Singer-songwriter-guitarist Zane Carney is heading to the El Rey Theatre for his biggest show yet. Carney will be joined by a full band for the first time when he takes the stage at the legendary Los Angeles club. According to his Facebook, the show will be a family affair, as his...
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