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Monthly Archives: April 2013


The Planet Pluto – Ballad of Dreams EP Review

The Planet Pluto is a three-piece band consisting of Blair Hill (vocals/guitar), Rocky Kratt (bass), and Keith White (drums). Hard to really peg into any particular sub genre or scene, they have, sinc... READ MORE


It was in the slimy shallows of the Long Beach breakwater that four college students conceived their open water love child, Squarefish. Merging their eclectic musical backgrounds, their sound evolved... READ MORE

Wild Pack of Canaries – Crustaceans

Official new video from WPOC for their song "Crustaceans". The entire thing was shot on a cell phone!

Palma Violets – Fingerprints In-store Review

About 30 seconds into the Palma Violets' in store concert Judy and I mouthed the words "Holy Shit" to each other at the exact same time. We simply could not believe what we were seeing and hearing. Th... READ MORE

Jah Polo – Long Beach Occupation

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Centuries – Little Liar (acoustic)

Check out this live, all-acoustic take of "Little Liar"

Long Beach record shop Fingerprints keeps grip on Record Store Day

A dark, early morning sky greeted a long line of bundled kids and adults in Long Beach as they waited for Record Store Day to officially start. The string of people crept along Fourth Street and snake... READ MORE

Jimmy Eat World Celebrate Record Store Day In Long Beach

Wow what a day! Record Store Day is like Christmas morning for those of us that still love to collect physical music. In addition to all the limited edition vinyl offerings, many record stores also ha... READ MORE

Alkaline Trio – She Lied to the FBI


Long Beach Celebrates Record Store Day

The record lives!!! Records have survived the test of time for many reasons; their durability, their unique sound, and of course the warm fuzzy feeling that comes with a sprawling record collection. T... READ MORE

Mr. Moonshine

A five piece rock band conceived in NY while performing LOLPERA in August 2012. Material was written, and old friends and brothers started a new project. They joined forces in late September, playing... READ MORE

Mr. Chadwick – Good Feelin’

Free Moral Agents – CHAINE INFINIE

New video offering from Free Moral Agents off their upcoming album of the same title. The new album drops on April 16th so make sure to stop into your local record store, like Fingerprints Music, and... READ MORE

BROADHEDS – Fingerprints In-Store Review

The Los Angeles based band Broadheds played a special in store performance at Fingerprints Records in Long Beach to celebrate the release of their self-titled debut album out now on Dangerbird Records... READ MORE

Mr. Moonshine – Comfort Me With Absinthe EP

Delta Spirit Has A Thing For Zombies

Zombies are everywhere these days... In the news, on tv, and even entire festivals like the Long Beach Zombie Walk. With all the undead roaming around town its no wonder local band Delta Spirit has a... READ MORE