August 31st, 2010

The Babies // “Breakin’ The Law”

The Babies // Breakin The Law

The Babies
Album: Meet Me In The City (Buy)
Label: Unsigned
The Babies – Breakin’ The Law



August 30th, 2010

R&G Presents // Futurebirds, Silverlake Lounge : Sept. 9th

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On September 9, Rollo & Grady proudly presents Futurebirds’ first Los Angeles appearance, live at the Silverlake Lounge. Supporting the band are Lord Huron, Lesands, and Eyes Lips Eyes. We’re giving away three pairs of tickets to the show. To enter the contest, please write an email to rollogrady@gmail.com. Include “Bird Is The Word” in the subject line and your full name & e-mail address in the body of the email. We’ll pick the winners at random next week.

R&G Presents // Futurebirds, Silverlake Lounge : Sept. 9th

Futurebirds – Happy Animals
Eyes Lips Eyes – Hola May
Lesands – Glowing
Lord Huron – We Went Wild
Futurebirds – Dreams Of The Silver Screen



August 30th, 2010

The War On Drugs // “Comin’ Through”

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The War On Drugs
Album: Future Weather (October 26th)
Label: Secretly Canadian
The War On Drugs – Comin’ Through



August 26th, 2010

FYF Festival Set Times :: Saturday, September 4th

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August 26th, 2010

The Charts // Dusted and Amoeba Music

The Charts // Dusted and Amoeba Music
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1. Arcade Fire – The Suburbs
2. Best Coast – Crazy For You
3. The Budos Band – The Budos Band III
4. The Books – The Way Out
5. Wavves – King of the Beach
6. Menomena – Mines
7. Cotton Jones – Tall Hours in the Glowstream
8. Grass Widow – Past Time
9. Jaill – That’s How We Burn
10. Baths – Cerulean

Week Ending – 8/24/2010

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The Charts // Dusted and Amoeba Music
Amoeba Music – Hollywood
1. Arcade Fire – Suburbs
2. Brian Wilson – Reimagining Gershwin
3. Best Coast – Crazy for You
4. Crowded House – Intriguer
5. Iron Maiden – Final Frontier
6. Eminem – Recovery
7. Ray Lamontagne – God Willin’ & The Creek Don’t Rise
8. Scott Pilgrim Vs the World Soundtrack
9. Black Keys – Brothers
10. Mumford & Sons – Sigh No More

Week Ending – 8/24/2010



August 26th, 2010

The Good Ones

The Good Ones

The Good Ones
Album: Kigali Y Izahabu (Due Out 11/9)
Label: Dead Oceans
The Good Ones – Sara



August 25th, 2010

BreakThru Radio and Rollo & Grady

BreakThru Radio and Rollo & Grady

Rollo & Grady is going to be featured on BreakThru Radio tomorrow morning at 9am PST. Listen in for an interview and some handpicked tunes (see playlist below). You can hear the show by clicking on the program guide then click on “The Anatomy of a Blogger.”

BreakThru Radio and Rollo & Grady

BreakThru Radio is devoted to giving a voice to talented, upcoming artists and empowering DJs to pick and play their own music. They focus on the best unsigned and indie artists each week to bring you the cream of the crop. Unlike traditional radio, they have no restrictions on style – expect them to play rock, punk, hip hop, electronica, alt-country, reggae, metal, soul, et al. BTR’s only requirement is quality.

R&G – BreakThru Playlist:
Budos Band – Black Venom
Cat Power – Free
Death – Keep On Knocking
Sic Alps – Message from the Law
Ty Segall – My Sunshine
Happy Birthday – Girls FM
Jaill – Always Wrong
Hornet Leg – Wait
White Denim – Heart From Us All
Pavement – Box Elder
Loose Fur – The Ruling Class
Lord Huron – The Problem With Your Daughter
Royal Trux – Junkie Nurse
Real Estate – Younger Than Yesterday
Tulsa – Mass
Joanna Newsom – The Book Of Right-On
Sharon Jones – Better Things



August 25th, 2010

Deer Tick // El Rey Theatre – Tuesday, October 19th

Deer Tick // El Rey Theatre    Tuesday, October 19th
Deer Tick
El Rey Theatre
Tuesday, October 19th
On Sale 8/28

Deer Tick – Baltimore Blues No. 1

Related Posts:
Rollo & Grady Interview with John McCauley III of Deer Tick (Click here)



August 25th, 2010

All Tiny Creatures :: An Iris (feat. Justin Vernon)

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All Tiny Creatures
Album: Harbors (TBA – 2011)
Label: Hometapes
All Tiny Creatures – An Iris (feat. Justin Vernon)



August 24th, 2010

Recommended Shows :: August 24th – August 29th

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Benji Schneider AKA Lord Huron

Recommended Shows :: August 24th – August 29th

Tuesday, August 24th
GZA with Freddie Gibbs @ Echoplex

Wednesday, August 25th
Ryan Bingham & The Dead Horses with The Americans @ Bootleg Theater

Thursday, August 26th
Lord Huron with The Franks @ Downtown Independent Theater
Black Mountain with Lower Heaven @ Bootleg

Friday, August 27th
Denim Family Band @ Hotel Cafe (Lissie is rumored to play)
Jon Brion @ Largo

Saturday, August 28th
The Antlers @ Getty Museum
Jaill with Woah Hunx & Audacity @ 6th St. Warehouse
Jon Brion with Nels Cline @ Largo

Sunday, August 29th
West Indian Girl @ Hotel Cafe

Recommended Shows :: August 24th – August 29th
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The Franks – Cough It Up
MOCKY – Birds Of A Feather (Feat. GZA)
Jaill – We’ve Won
Lord Huron – Into The Sun



August 23rd, 2010

FYF Festival // Ticket Giveaway

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Now that Sunset Junction is over we can focus on the best music festival in Los Angeles – the FYF Festival. We are giving away two pairs of general admission tickets to the festival. The event takes place in the Los Angeles State Historic Park on Saturday, September 4th. The lineup includes Cults, Thee Oh Sees, Panda Bear, WAVVES, AA Bondy, The Soft Pack, Magic Kids, The Growlers, Let’s Wrestle, Vetiver, Warpaint, and others.

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To enter the contest please add “FYF Festival Tix” in the subject line and include your full name & e-mail address. We’ll pick the winners at random next week. If you wanna check out more info on FYF Fest click here.

****We will announce the winners Monday on Twitter.

Unofficial FYF Fest Sampler:
Dead Man’s Bones – Pa Pa Power
Lower Dens – I Get Nervous
Magic Kids – Hey Boy
The Blow – Hey Boy
Titus Andronicus – Titus Andronicus
Delorean – Grow
Let’s Wrestle – Music Is My Girlfriend
The Soft Pack – Fences (Phoenix Cover)

Related Posts:
Pictures from 2009 FYF Festival (Click Here)



August 22nd, 2010

Origami Vinyl // Weekly Top 10 Records

Origami Vinyl // Weekly Top 10 Records
Origami Vinyl :: Top 10 Records (8/13- 8/19)
1. Best Coast – Crazy For You
2. Tijuana Panthers – Max Baker
3. The Like – Release Me
4. Leslie Stevens and the Badgers – Roomful of Smoke
5. Summer Darling – Self-Titled
6. Autolux – Transit Transit
7. Pure Ecstasy / Sleep Over – Split 7″
8. Cosmetics – Sleepwalking 7″
9. Admiral Radley – I Heart California
10. Manhattan Murder Mystery – Skull 7″

Tijuana Panthers – Tijuana Two Step
Pure Ecstasy – Alexandria
Autolux – Census
Cosmetics – Black Leather Gloves

Origami Vinyl Website (Click Here)



August 22nd, 2010

Real Estate :: “Out Of Tune”

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August 20th, 2010

Cee-Lo Green :: “Fuck You”