In this interview with Culture Agent columnist Sander Roscoe Wolff, live looping performer Just Alliance talks about his discovery of the art form, and his upcoming performance at the second annual Southern California LoopFest, taking place on Wednesday and Thursday, October 28 and 29, at diPiazza Restaurant & Lounge.
In this interview, bassist Janis Tanaka talks about her storied career playing with Pagan Babies, Jackson Saints, Stone Fox, P!NK, and her current gigs with Femme Fatale and Winterthrall. Tanaka will be performing with Toaster Music, and percussionist Gabriel 'Slam' Nobles, this Friday at the Expo Arts Center as part of the monthly First Fridays art walk in Bixby Knolls.
Grammy-nominated, platinum-selling Christian rock band Skillet is poised to headline the Western leg of the Winter Jam Tour Spectacular, one of the largest annual tours in the world. According to the release, the tour made history earlier this year with more than 600,000 people at a total of 47 shows across the country and will conclude with stops in nine additional cities in November.
Legends of punk rock, including the Dead Kennedys and Naked Raygun, will thrill audiences at the inaugural Hi-Fi Rock Fest, taking place on Saturday, September 26, at the Queen Mary Events Park. One of the event producers, Derek O'Brien, owner of D.O'B. Sound Studios, sat down with the Post to chat about the festival and his career.