THIS IS MUSIC...

This page will feature album reviews and live concert coverage as well as any other music-related material I can come up with, including our very own MUSICAL SHORT STORIES (short stories accompanied by music videos).

If you would like us to review your album/show or would like to submit a short story for consideration to be our next Musical Short Story, contact us at Dan(AT)BeerMoviesMusic.com.

 

LATEST MUSIC POSTS...

 

 

10/2017 Live in Los Angeles:
GROWLERS SIX

I don't know what you were doing on the last weekend in October, but BeerMoviesMusic went on down to the LA Waterfront to basque in the amazement that was the inaugural GROWLERS SIX fest! Please, do yourself a favor and check it out... READ MORE

 

8/3/2017 Live in Los Angles Gallery:
TAKING BACK SUNDAY

The first-ever BeerMoviesMusic photography gallery has happened, courtesy of Mr. Nicolas Bates' recent trip to the Wiltern to see TAKING BACK SUNDAY... READ MORE

 

 

 

7/2/2017 BMM TALKS:
CON BRIO

Following a big perfomance at Arroyo Seco Weekend, CON BRIO bassist Jonathan Kirchner stops by to talk about beer movies and music, while Dan searches the Internet to find the funniest gifs to plug in-between each question asked... READ MORE

 

 

6/26/2017 Live In Los Angeles:
ARROYO SECO WEEKEND 2017

Live coverage of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Alabama Shakes, Broken Social Scene, Weezer, Mumford and Sons, Charles Bradley, Fitz & the Tantrums, Con Brio, Live, The Shins, The Rivalists...  READ MORE 

 

 

5/22/2017: What You Should Be Listening to NOW, Volume I:
THE AFGHAN WHIGS, AT THE DRIVE-IN & MEXICAN DUBWISER

Back in 2014, Greg Dulli and the boys got back into the Whig thing after a 16 year absence in a fantastic reunion that was well overdue with Do to the Beast. BeerMoviesMusic loved the shit out of that album, maybe partly because of nostalgia... READ MORE

 

3/25/2017 BMM TALKS:
SENATOR

Following the release of his debut EP Tiny Monsters, singer/songwriter Howard Baker, better known as SENATOR, stops by to talk to BMM about his hatred of birch beer and La La Land and his love of Bette Midler, Leo & Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (and a whole shit-ton more of stuff). You know you want to READ MORE

 

 

2/1/17 Live In Los Angeles:
RUN THE JEWELS

FEBRUARY 2, 2017: Your mission, if you chose to accept it is to leave your pregnant girlfriend alone sick in bed, beat traffic all the way to USC's downtown campus on a Wednesday night. Once there, proceed to the Shrine Expo Hall and witness the performance of Run the Jewels... READ MORE

 

  

12/3/16 Live In Los Angeles:
AESOP ROCK

DECEMBER 3, 2016-- The first thing that shall be known was even though Nicolas Bates was in attendance with all of his gear, BeerMoviesMusic was denied a photo pass to the event by the tour manager... READ MORE

 

 

  11/29/16 Live In Los Angeles:
THE NAKED AND FAMOUS

NOVEMBER 29, 2016-- It had been far two long since the original BeerMoviesMusic team of Dan and Nick covered a show for you, dear reader. So long in fact, they ventured all the way to the far east... READ MORE

 

 

 

9/23/2016 Live In Los Angeles:
DINOSAUR JR

September 23, 2016-- Dinosaur JR. was formed back in 1984 and 22 years later your teary-eyed writer still had never seen Joseph Donald Mascis, Jr., Louis Knox Barlow and Emmett Jefferson Murphy III play together live... READ MORE

 

 

9/3/2016 Live In Los Angeles:
THE KILLS

SEPTEMBER 3, 2016-- The evening officially kicked off in a tiny, nondescript shopping center deep in the heart of Koreatown... READ MORE

 

 

 

8/20/2016 Live In Los Angeles:
PARQUET COURTS

AUGUST 20, 2016-- Deep in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, the writer stands outside the former-movie-theater-turned-indie-music-concert-hall waiting on the photographer. A man approaches..READ MORE

 

 

7/19/2016 Live In Los Angeles:
WE ARE SCIENTISTS

July 16, 2016 was a big night for We Are Scientists... as well as for Nick and I.  Okay, so probably bigger for the band, since they were celebrating the ten-year anniversary of READ MORE

 

 

6/30/2016 Live In Los Angeles:
GROUPLOVE

ON JUNE 29, 2016, hundreds of the most devoted Grouplove fans in L.A. lined Hollywood Boulevard for a chance... READ MORE

 

 

6/28/2016 Live In Los Angeles:
SUNSTOCK SOLAR FESTIVAL 2016

Live coverage of Wavves, Cults, The Big Pink, Trapdoor Social, The Allah-Las, Kaki King, Gateway Drugs, Yoya... READ MORE 

 

 

6/22/2016 Live In Los Angeles:
ERIC BACHMANN

SATURDAY JUNE 4, 2016 was another big night for this writer. Not only was it the the third straight night of seeing an artist he'd loved since his childhood, he also was able to return... READ MORE

 

 

 

 

 


6/15/2016 Three Musical Short Stories:

Aesop Rock, At the Drive-In & Prophets of Rage

WARNING: Please do not confuse these Musical Short Stories with my Feature Concert Coverage. When Beer.Movies.Music does actual feature coverage, it brings along a highly skilled, professional photographer... READ MORE

 

 5/26/2016 Feature Review:
GOLD PANDA Good Luck and Do Your Best

First and foremost, we here at Beer.Movies.Music would like to join forces with Gold Panda to battle relentlessly against this world full of snark and wish all of you good luck when you are out there... READ MORE

 

5/22/2016 Live in Los Angeles:
RADICAL FACE at the Teragram Ballroom

TUESDAY MAY 10, 2014 was a historic night. Not only did Radical Face play Teragram Ballroom, it was also the first time in nearly two years that... READ MORE

 

 

5/14/2016 Lil' Music Reviews: 
The 2016 Albums That Were Released Before Beer.Movies.Music Was a Thing Edition

Short reviews of the latest music from KANYE WEST, RADICAL FACE, ERIC BACHMANN and HOMEBOY SANDMAN... READ MORE

 

  

5/8/2016 Musical Short Story:
 Silver Stays Golden by Dan Sinclair

The “coffee shop” is no shop.  Tis but a scene.  A scene Silver wished she never saw from the fully functional 80s-arcade-game table tops to the bright pink-and-black-striped plaster walls littered with torn pages from 60s Playboy magazines... READ MORE