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Monthly Archives: November 2010


Some Days It’s Merry Christmas

Black Boot Productions is at it again with another great show at the Prospector. The Thursday showcases they have been putting on are second to none, and for only $5 at one of Long Beach's most belove... READ MORE

Illuminary Interlude @ The Long Beach Museum of Art featuring Pebaluna 11.18.10

The Long Beach Museum of Art hosts "Illuminary Interlude" a night of music and art. Featuring music by Pebaluna and appearances by Alyssandra and the Daymakers both Long Beach based groups.


Music & Shadows Meld At LBMA’s Illuminary Interlude

Recently the Long Beach Museum of Art held one of their rare night events calling it "Illuminary Interlude" where the music and art was plentiful and so were the interludes. To start things off local... READ MORE


Afrika Bambaataa at the Rhythm Lounge

Awesome artists both musical and traditional, took to the stage and blew out the Rhythm Lounge on Saturday night. Afrika Bambaataa did his piece and the crowd could not have loved it more. They knew t... READ MORE


Evolver Mixtape Features Long Beach Artists

Recently our friends over at Evolver Long Beach put together this digital mixtape featuring mostly Long Beach artists including one of our favorite bands, Paper City. The mix is pretty good and starts... READ MORE


VIDEO: Research Material & Centrevol @ Alex’s Bar Sunday I have always been a big fan of bands that find creative and unique ways to promote themselves and this video that Mike from Research Material sent us is an awesom... READ MORE


Listening Parties for Chase Frank’s “Smile Trials” In LBC Nov. 27

Long Beach-developed, Austin-relocated musician Chase Frank, is holding listening parties for her fourth studio album, entitled "Smile Trials", produced by Ikey Owens of The Mars Volta and Free Moral... READ MORE


Afrika Bambaataa Funks Up Long Beach At The Rhythm Lounge Saturday

It's not often that one of the originators of hip hop blows through Long Beach. Most would think I am talking about Snoop or Dre, but when I drop the name Afrika Bambaataa all I hear is "WHO?" The ame... READ MORE


A Wild Pack Beat The Prospector With A Black Boot Until He Was Brown & Blue

Tonight's line up at everyone's favorite local watering hole, The Prospector, features some stand out local bands that blend indie, folk, and rock beautifully. Eric from Long Beach based Black Boot Pr... READ MORE


Live Jazz Wednesday at The Sky Room–Dave Williams Group

The Sky Room, located at 40 S Locust Ave., atop the landmark Breakers' Hotel hosts Live Jazz during Happy Hour (Happy Hour is from 5:30 to 7:30PM) on WednesdayNights. Wednesday night features Trumpete... READ MORE


LBMA Shedding Light On Local Music & Art With Illuminary Interlude

Only a couple of years ago, it seems, the two worlds of Art & Live Music would rarely collide in Long Beach. Perhaps I was a different person and didn't pay attention as they went on under my nose... READ MORE

Pebaluna LIVE! @ The Long Beach Art Theatre 09.23.10

Pebaluna plays a beautiful song on her ukulele at the Long Beach Art Theare for friends Alyssandra & The Daymakers recent album release show.


Martini Shots With Vayden & The Man TONIGHT!

Lately we have been featuring a few events that are not ALL about live music and this one tonight is one not to miss! The Pacific Film Collective & 562 CityLife's The Man host "Martini Shots" a fi... READ MORE


Kickstarter Fundraiser for Jah! Felowship

Help local reggae/dub band Jah! Fellowship raise funds to master their album, before the January 5th deadline on Kickstarter! Here are a few words from Jah Polo about the bands fundraising efforts: "B... READ MORE


Live Music In Long Beach, Here Is Whats Happening This Weekend

Once again brings you the most comprehensive listing of live music shows in Long Beach. There is lots to do this weekend besides music oriented stuff as well, make sure to check out Limelight... READ MORE


Local Music & Art Unite Through Lyons At Night

For as long as I have been doing art I can remember Lyons Art Supply on 4th street. Always there, but maybe just a bit more faded around the edges, Lyons was a magical treasure trove of creation and a... READ MORE