INFO: December 27th: Cut Chemist at the EchoPlex
As previously reported, the Legendary Park Plaza will host a 21+ New Year's Eve party on Wednesday, December 31, which will feature performances by Blood Orange, Classixx, and Tops, as well as DJ sets by Ana Calderon and Kindness. And now more acts have been added to the lineup, including De Lux, IO Echo, Allie Teilz, Blake Anderson of Workaholics, (thee) Mike B, and Cooper Saver.
It's almost time for Coachella to announce its 2015 lineup, and today it released a teaser video! "Desert Parallax" features footage from 2014 backed by The Family Crest's "Beneath the Brine." Advanced ticket sales and layaway passes for Coachella 2015 went on sale earlier this year. Held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, Calif., Weekend 1 will take place on Friday, April 10, to Sunday, April 12; and Weekend 2 will be held Friday, April 17, to Sunday, April 19. More ticket info is available here. We'll keep you posted on any other Coachella 2015 news, Scenestar readers!
BUY TICKETS: April 10th - April 12th: Coachella 2015 at the Empire Polo Club
BUY TICKETS: April 17th - April 19th: Coachella 2015 at the Empire Polo Club
Downtown L.A.'s The Smell will celebrate its 17-year anniversary next month! The all-ages venue will host a two-day festival on Friday, January 2, and Saturday, January 3. Day one will feature Cherry Glazerr, Surf Curse, Girlpool, Moaning, Roses, and Dunes. Day two will feature Mia Doi Todd, Fig (featuring Yuka C. Honda of Cibo Matto and special surprise guest collaborator), Carla Bozulich, Subtitle, Sissy Spacek, and Sacred Destinies.
We Are Scientists have announced a few Southern California shows, writing via Facebook: "CALIFORNGIANS! (sp?) We're popping over in late January for a handful of shows in Riverside, Pioneertown, Long Beach, and San Diego! Get in your car and come see one! Don't have a car? Liar! Everyone in California has a car! That is a printed fact!"
We have yet another concert option to wrap up the year, Scenestar readers! This time it's the team of Deorro and Madeon, who will perform as part of OMFG!'s series of New Year's Eve parties! What So Not, Bixel Boys, Paris Blohm, and Ookay also are on the lineup for this 18+ event at the Shrine Expo Hall on Tuesday, December 30. If you would like to attend this event, you can enter to win our ticket contest!
BUY TICKETS: The Vandals at House of Blues Anaheim
It's the last weekend before Christmas, Scenestar readers! Hopefully you have taken care of all your holiday shopping and have time for a concert this weekend. One option tonight is a cool holiday-themed concert, courtesy of The Vandals, our Show of the Night! The Vandals will host their 19th Annual Christmas Formal tonight at the House of Blues Anaheim, with openers Assorted Jellybeans and Skapeche Mode.
If you can't get in to our Show of the Night, your other music options include performances by 3BallMTY, Archer Black, Atreyu, Bear on Fire, The Dan Band, Fishbone, Mystic Braves, Los Rakas, Royal Machines, and many more. Click here for ticket links and info on all of today's shows as well as upcoming local shows on our concert calendar. For any further updates, be sure to also follow us on Twitter for any last-minute news and set times (posted daily in the comments section) if available for select shows!