Amoeba In-Store Shows for the First Half of October!

7 10 2009

A little on the lighter side for the first half of October, here’s your FREE,  all-ages Amoeba in-store performances. amoeba

Amoeba Hollywood
10/8 – Stewart Copeland Book Signing
10/9 – N’dambi
10/11 – Poncho Sanchez.

Amoeba San Francisco
10/9 – Damon and Naomi
10/10 – Stewart Copeland Book Signing

Amoeba Berkeley
10/7 – Home Grown Presents- The Super Cutes

For start times and additional information check out the Amoeba in-store calendar.





Jump Clubb (Anonymous Band From Beverly Hills) FREE Mixtape Featuring Passion Pit, Peter Bjorn & John, Wolfmother and More!

30 09 2009

There’s a lot of suspense building to the mysterious band Jump Clubb (Anonymous Band From Beverly Hills). Although their not revealing their personalities just yet, they’re putting out some sultry-electro hotness fit to make you fall in love with their debut album “The Love of Dance.” The goods drop Oct. 6, but until then Jump Clubb is offering a FREE “The Love of Dance” mixtape featuring new tracks from their debut LP “The Love Of No Dance” also featuring Major Lazer, Passion Pit, Peter Bjorn & John, Wolfmother, Eric’s Trip and more!

It’s hot, it’s FREE and you should download it Now! Click here for you FREE “The Love of Dance” mixtape download.

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1. Intro
2. Flo Rida – Jump ft. Nelly Furtado (Designer Drugs remix)
3. Beat Happening – Indian Summer
4. Friendly Fires – Jump In The Pool (Thin White Duke remix)
5. Jump Clubb – I’d Rather Be Played
6. Peter Bjorn and John – It Don’t Move Me (Miike Snow remix)
7. Jump Clubb – The Love of No Dance
8. Passion Pit – Sleepyhead (Wake Up! Remix)
9. Jump Clubb – Green Light
10. Major Lazer – Hold The Line (The Unik & Tambour Battant Remix)
11. Jump Clubb – Lets Crash This Party
12. Eric’s Trip – Sunlight
13. Wolfmother – New Moon Rising (Yacht Remix)
14. Jump Clubb – A Frozen Hug





2009 Eagle Rock Music Festival – FREE

29 09 2009

It’s going to be a fun-filled weekend in LA with all sorts of events going off. Saturday being the focal point of fun! Aside from the highly anticipated Venice Beach Skate Park opening, and the 5th Annual Johnny Ramone Tribute, the Eagle Rock Music Festival will also be going off this Saturday, Oct. 3. Each year this unique festival gets bigger and bigger. In 2007 they had 15,000 attendees while in 2008 they doubled that number to 30,000!

Hipster or not, if you like an eclectic mix of music that doesn’t drown itself out in the poisonous mainstream, I highly suggest you check the Eagle Rock Music Festival out!

BANDS: No Age, Free Moral Agents, Fol Chen, Peanut Butter Wolf, The Gaslamp Killer, Leslie and The Badgers, Free The Robots, The Happy Hollows, Pocahaunted, and so many more! Click here for the full schedule!

WHEN: October 3, 2009 – 5p.m. to Midnight

WHERE: Los Angeles, California – On Six Blocks of Colorado Blvd. in Eagle Rock

WHAT: A NIGHT OF FREE MUSIC THAT SPANS GENRES
3 Main Stages: Global/World, Indie/Emerging, Kids’ stage
14 Venues 70 Acts

The Eagle Rock Music Festival is a nationally-noted non-profit community street festival showcasing a diversity of innovative, multicultural and local music annually each October since 1998. The festival hosts Los Angeles-based acts at various locations along its “main street”, Colorado Boulevard, in the progressive and multigenerational Eagle Rock neighborhood. It is designed to celebrate Eagle Rock, and support local business, community, and culture . . . The festival remains free and accessible to the community, regardless of income, thanks to generous sponsors who are recognized at the festival and in the lead-up to the event.

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FREE Jason Mraz Show at Cricket Wireless!

28 09 2009

For all you lovers of the sweet, soulful singer-songwriter, Jason Mraz, he’s playing a FREE show on Sunday, Oct. 11 at the Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre (San Diego). It all starts at 6 p.m. with special guests Brett Dennen and Bushwalla.

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All tickets are FREE or $1!
No service charges!
Carpools of 3 or more park for free!
Reserve your free or paid ticket, online only!

GET YOUR TICKETS HERE!





METRIC OFFERS FREE REMIX OF “SICK MUSE” BY ADAM FREELAND ON HYPE MACHINE!‏

18 09 2009

metricAdam Freeland has done a killer remix of Metric’s song “Sick Muse” from their album “Fantasies.”

Metric partnered up with Hype Machine and are offering the song as a FREE download in the site’s first ever download promotion.

Get the goods here!





FREE MGMT, Santigold and Silversun Pickups Shows as Part of KIA Soul Collective!

17 09 2009

silversunpickupsAll you gotta do is test-drive a KIA Soul in order to get your FREE pair of concert tickets! How sweet is that?

The KIA Soul Collective celebrates music, film, design, entrepreneur spirit and gaming. They’re coming to 10 cities this summer and fall and taking over for four days of free music, art and design. Each Sunday they’ll bring a special band like MGMT, Silversun Pickups and Santigold to perfom and the only way to get tickets is to test drive the all-new Kia Soul.mgmt1

The KIA Soul Collective will be hitting up Los Angeles, New York City, Atlanta, Boston and many more cities. For more details on how to test-drive and get your tickets visit www.kiasoulcollective.com.





Jónsi & Alex Coloring Competition!

17 09 2009

Yay! This kind of creative fun makes me feel like a kid again!

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Jónsi & Alex have just launched a fun coloring competition on their Web site jonsiandalex.com. Get out your pencils, crayons and brushes and color in an original drawing from Jónsi & Alex’s Coloring Book. Send in the colored-in picture and Jónsi & Alex will go over them and pick the winning pictures themselves. The winner will receive:

  • Riceboy Sleeps’ Special Edition Box, signed by J&A
  • Jónsi & Alex tote bag with badge
  • Jónsi & Alex’s Coloring Book, signed by J&A, with one picture colored in by J&A
  • Riceboy Sleeps’ poster, signed by J&A
  • Rain Down My Favorite Songs’ mix cd by Jónsi & Alex, signed by J&A

Five runner-ups will receive a signed copy of the mix cd “Rain Down My Favorite Songs”.

Get to coloring on jonsiandalex.com!

In other Jónsi & Alex news, the boys premiered a new video on Pitchfork last week entitled Sometimes I Get Scared. The video is now available to watch on jonsiandalex.com/videos.