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Tokotah Skye Ashcraft

With a growing number of shows at local venues such as The Federal Bar, Harvelle's, and First Friday's Bixby Knolls, Tokotah and her Falling Mirrors Collective curate some of the best musical talent in the city. She is a member of the Long Beach Music Council, avid supporter of the arts and an active member of the Beygency.

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Local Show Pick of the Week: Dustin Lovelis Vinyl Release Show @ Howl

One of Long Beach's newest event spaces, Howl, is holding the vinyl release show this Saturday for the much anticipated solo album by local sweety, Dustin Lovelis. The former Fling front man will be j... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: Joy, Plant Tribe, Loom, and The Barrelhousers @ Alex’s Bar

Alex's Bar has put together a heavy night of rock on Thursday, April 16. Long Beach local's, Plant Tribe and The Barrelhousers, are joining forces with San Diego's, Joy and Loom. This line up fuses th... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: LB Zine Fest

CALLING ALL ZINESTERS! The 1st Annual LB Zine Fest in being held this Sunday, April 12, at The Museum of Latin American Art. Enjoy zine vendors, workshops and panels by some of the most influential ar... READ MORE


Looking for a nice quiet night of music on Easter? You won't find it Alex's Bar Sunday with this line up. From experimental pop to acid punk with a bit of rhythmic mysticism in between this night of m... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: Yonatan Gat @ Alex’s Bar

If you didn't make it to SXSW you're in luck because a little slice of the magic is coming to Alex's Bar this Thursday and that magic is Yonatan Gat. The former Monotonix guitarist's new project was n... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: Via Leaves and Friends Jam Session at Que Sara

So bongos, a bass, some horns, and other killer musicians walk into a bar…what do you call that? The Via Leaves and Friends Jam Session tonight at Que Sara, obviously. The soulful funky fresh collecti... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: Couches, H Grimace, Suburban Serfs, and Freeman’s [email protected] The Prospector

Long Beach is going up on a Tuesday at The Prospector with a little bit of surf rock, a little bit of grunge, and a whole lot of noise. One of our favorite 7th street watering holes is hosting  Couche... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: Dave Van Patten’s Album Art Show featuring RUFRANO and Forest of Tongue

Our beloved local record store, Fingerprints, is hosting a night of art and music this Saturday, March 28. The night will feature an exhibit by local artists, Dave Van Patten. Some of his favorite alb... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: Cowboy and Indian, Vicious Kinids, and DON’T TRIP

The Prospector is hosting a night of good ole Americana, Long Beach style, this Saturday. The night will feature one of our dear local folk acts, Cowboy and Indian. Joining them will be Vicious Kinids... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: Love n’ Rock on Valentine’s Day

With love and music in the air its hard to pick one great show to attend for this particularly romantic week. Luckily, Long Beach has plenty of Valentine's Day options for you lovers. For those lookin... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: PPR+LA Record+KXLU presents Bass Drum of Death

Porch Party Records has joined forces with LA Record and KXLU for a midweek jam session. Alex’s Bar will host Mississippi’s garage rock band, Bass Drum of Death. Local all-star support will be provide... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: Alex’s Bar 15th Anniversary featuring Rocket from the Crypt and special guests

Our beloved Alex’s Bar is celebrating 15 great years in Long Beach with a weekend long bash headlined by punk inspired rock band, Rocket from the Crypt. The festivities will take place Friday and Satu... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: Nectarine, Litronix, Twanner and DJ Cuckold @ 4th Street Vine

4th Street Vine once again hosts another stellar line up that is, of course, always FREE! Saturday's musical guests are Nectarine (members of So Many Wizards), L I T R O N I X (formerly N.O.W. and 60... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: Highlands, Zig Zags, Banquet, and Babylon Sweethearts @ Harold’s Place

Our sleepy gem of a neighbor, San Pedro, is going to get loud on Friday night at Harold's Place with serious psych, punk, rock n'roll heaviness. Long Beach locals, Highlands, will be shredding along s... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: GRN+GLD presents The Natives, The Koreatown Oddity, and Rahspect

If you haven't been to a GRN+GLD event it's time to start. GRN+GLD is a collective of talented artists who make dope music, write sweet zines, and throw great parties. Every 2nd Thursday you can catch... READ MORE

Local Show Pick of the Week: NYE in Downtown Long Beach

Sponsored and produced by the Downtown Long Beach Associates (DLBA), New Year’s Eve in Downtown Long Beach will start at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, December 31 and culminate with a midnight countdown, follo... READ MORE