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davidlang
01-19-2007, 10:35 AM
What are some of the local bands (local as in from the city you reside in) that people would like to hear play on the first day -- the day GoldenVoice is not announcing the line-up for and is free for entry. There are so many gems all over the country and the continent that people should hear! Share!

For me there are two bands that live in the city just next to my town that are absolutely fantastic. They are called Azeda Booth (check out their songs (http://www.myspace.com/azedabooth))... they put on one of the best live shows I have ever seen... and Chad Vangaalen (listen (http://www.myspace.com/chadvangaalen))... both so good.

Hope you guys can check them out... and I am interested to hear the local bands you enjoy!

D

psychic friend
01-19-2007, 10:39 AM
that is the dumbest rumor ever.

davidlang
01-19-2007, 10:48 AM
I guess it is just that then... a rumour. Regardless, what is some of the local talent you would like to hear at this year's festival? Although I'm sure none of the mentioned artists will actually play... I am interested to hear what other people are listening to besides the more well known bands.

D.

sighlent
01-19-2007, 11:36 AM
Eats Tapes ( www.myspace.com/eatstapes )
super fast mind fucking beats that you can't help but shake your rump to... mad circuit bending, nes console catridge playing, trippy projection goodness

Chime in Choir ( www.myspace.com/crimeinchoir )
reminding everyone that progressive instrumental music is not just left to the likes of explosions in the sky, its like fine sushi buffet for the ears.

sithlord
01-19-2007, 01:50 PM
Here's my list of LOS ANGELES local talent. check em out.

REEVE CARNEY - bar / pop rock with Hendrix quality guitar jams.
http://www.reevecarneymusic.com/main.html
or http://www.myspace.com/reevecarney
- the labels have been all over this one. He's been playing to sold out Molly Malone's crowds all year.


SHE'S YOUR SISTER - chicago based 4 piece, now resides in L.A.
http://www.shesyoursister.com/
or http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=4886638
- they sound kind of like the Pixies and / or the Replacements. A seriously cool little rock show. Killer vocalist and drummer.


PRESENT TENSE - the most psychedelic live show in L.A.
http://www.presenttenseband.com
or http://www.myspace.com/presenttense
- they sound somewhere between 60's garage rock, and a more RAWK version of Portishead. smooth femme vocals, lots of trippy sound fx and grooves. Atmospheric.


CHISSUM WORTHINGTON - Wesely Willis got nothing on this guy. wow.
www.myspace.com/chissumworthington
- He comes dressed like Cal Worthington, and sings tasteless songs about really random things. Its like a weird Karaoke nightmare from a David Lynch film. Art.



enjoy!

AEversW
01-19-2007, 07:58 PM
Eagles of Death Metal :)

blackchango
01-20-2007, 09:55 AM
ariel pink

bmack86
01-20-2007, 09:59 AM
Guns 'n' Roses. They're from LA, right?
How about Motley Crue?

RecycleYourPets
01-20-2007, 10:55 AM
www.myspace.com/portobrien

buddies of mine from oakland who basically kick mucho ass live

RODGERRAMJET
01-20-2007, 06:15 PM
Rilo Kiley
The Stitches

sandra85
01-20-2007, 06:32 PM
Crime in Choir would be AMAZING.

woogie846
01-21-2007, 06:42 PM
The Atma

TheCutestBoyAlive
01-21-2007, 09:44 PM
www.myspace.com/somethingvague00

-The best band from Indio, by far!!

IAMTHEMUSIC
01-24-2007, 09:41 AM
I'd love to see Marble Engine there even though they aren't nearly popular enough to even be considered. Best band in Canada right now IMO.
http://www.thesoundradio.com/artist/marbleengine

Memorial_07
10-24-2007, 01:39 PM
I thought i'd bring this thread back to life...
My local band for '08 would be my brother's band Meche or a friend of mine's band Keyser Soze, or an up-and-coming local band, Cirque de Sound. Last but not least, a band whom isn't local but a good band nonetheless, Car Engines VS. Jet Engines.

http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendID=29610985

http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=128756336

http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=13447615

http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=112214151

with the kills
10-29-2007, 12:46 PM
monsters are waiting
autolux
silversun pickups
hello astronaut goodbye television

justinaqui
10-29-2007, 06:18 PM
black lips and coathangers.

good thread.

SecretAgentX-9
10-29-2007, 06:36 PM
I second Ariel Pink.
I'd also hope for Dear and the Headlights
and/or The Morning Kennedy Was Shot

Boourns
10-29-2007, 08:32 PM
Radiohead