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Tag Archive: local bands

The Marital – Prague

Prague is the first single from The Maritals debut album "Bold Show" which releases June 20th. Follow The Marital at

TICKET CONTEST: West Coast BBQ Classic 2015

Do you smell that?? Summer is here and that means it's grillin' time! One of our favorite kick offs to summer is the Queen Mary's annual West Coast BBQ Classic. Grill masters from around the country w... READ MORE

Local Muisc Showcase At The Grand Prix Of Long Beach

Whether you are a race fan or not, if you live in Long Beach then you know Grand Prix time is inevitably party time for thousands and while most eyes are on the track the live music series after the r... READ MORE

Folk Revival Festival Returns To Donwtown Long Beach

Save the date for the third annual Long Beach Folk Revival Festival September 19, 2015 from 11am to 10pm returning to Rainbow Lagoon Park. Just across from Shoreline Village and the Marina in Downtown... READ MORE

TICKET CONTEST: Common Sense & More @ The Gaslamp Long Beach

Can't wait for summer for a great reggae show? Then join us this Saturday, March 7th at The Gaslamp in Long Beach for a show with Common Sense! The show is ALL AGES until 10pm and doors open at 6:30pm... 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

Third Thursdays: Premier Local Music @ The Renaissance Hotel

Long Beach Independent in collaboration with the Renaissance Hotel Long Beach invite you to grab a drink and enjoy some after dinner live music in the beautiful SIP Lounge inside the Renaissance Long... READ MORE

Long Beach Folk Revival Festival Video Recap

The Long Beach Folk Revival Festival made a big jump to the larger location of Rainbow Lagoon Park and added more music, more dancing, more vendors, and more FUN! Over 25 Folk & Roots music acts p... READ MORE

Top 10 Local Shows Of 2014

2014 was a fantastic year for live music in Long Beach. From large festivals to small club shows there seemed to be something for everyone. Here's our list of the 10 best shows of the year in alphabet... READ MORE

LB Music Collective – Santa​-​mental 2014: Holiday Party Mix

Just in time for the holidaze a local collective of musicians release an album of Christmas songs that are familiar, yet homegrown. Enjoy!

Local Show Pick of the Week: First Fridays Holiday Edition

There are few places in the city, or anywhere, where you can listen to over 15 local bands, see tons of great local art, shake hands with a council member,  encounter a stilt walker, a juggling ice cr... READ MORE

Local Show Pick Of The Week: Fight Club LBC

Every first Friday of the month catch Fight Club at Que Sara where the city's brightest reggae, funk, hip- hop, dance and soul artists come together. This month’s featured artists are NiceGuyxVinny, M... READ MORE

TICKET CONTEST: Folk Revival Festival 2014

The summer is winding down but damn it is still hot outside! With some of the great summer festivals Buskerfest behind us we start looking to the fall and fun events in LB like the Zombie Walk and of... READ MORE

Buskerfest To Close Out Another Amazing Summer And Music

It seems like summer has come and gone so quickly! The time has flown by with the help of some magical events put on by our friends at Summer And Music. With the addition of Twisted at the Pike and a... READ MORE

Three Decades; Three Records; Three Hits; One Source: Long Beach

"Tequila" by the Champs (1958) In 1955, multi instrumentalist Danny Flores arrived in Long Beach, which had a thriving country music scene thanks to the Navy, by way of Bakersfield, where country lege... READ MORE

Local Show Pick Of The Week: Suburban Serfs + Struckout + More!

New Madrid is on tour for the release of their album, Sunswimmer. They're going to be coming through Long Beach and playing at The Federal Underground, Long Beaches best ALL AGES venue. They will also... READ MORE