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FYF Fest Day 2 Review

September 5, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

By Malvina Rincón

FYF Fest took place over Labor Day weekend in Los Angeles. It was two days of eclectic music in the sun in one of the most musically gifted cities in the country. Despite ironic clothing choices (i.e. Hawaiian shirts) paired with equally ironic dance moves (i.e. The Running Man) from some hipsters, the audience was diverse and as warm as the weather. The DYI spirit of the festival, which has been running since 2004, did not go …

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Refused, M83 and Beirut Lead FYF Fest Lineup

June 18, 2012 The Audio Perv 0


FYF Fest is proud to announce its return to the Los Angeles State Historic Park in downtown Los Angeles. Taking place on Sept. 1st and 2nd and will include performances by Refused, M83, Beirut, James Blake, Yeasayer, Sleigh Bells, Desaparecidos, Dinosaur Jr, Against Me!, Hot Snakes, Twin Shadow, Chromatics, DJ Harvey, Liars, Paul Banks from Interpol, the return of Quicksand and many more. Full lineup is listed alphabetically below.

Tickets go on sale Friday, June 22nd via Ticketfly.com and start …

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Silversun Pickups, Passion Pit, Girl Talk and Beirut To Headline This Year’s Musicfest NW in Portland

May 30, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

Willamette Week is thrilled to announce the lineup for MusicfestNW 2012, now in its 12th year of showcasing the finest in national and regional music in one of the most compelling urban areas in the country.

MusicfestNW is once again returning to the historic Pioneer Courthouse Square—Portland’s civic living room—for three picturesque outdoor headlining performances at Levi’s Pioneer Stage headlined by shoegazing alternative rockers Silversun Pickups (Sunday, Sept. 9), mashup superstar Girl Talk (Saturday, Sept. 8), and the world …

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Beirut To Perform Tonight On Leno

April 24, 2012 drainu182 0


Following two fantastic shows at Coachella, Beirut continue on their strong trajectory! Tonight, Tuesday, April 24, the band make their debut performance on one of late night’s longest running shows, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno! Last fall, just following the release of The Rip Tide, Beirut performed back-to-back on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and the Late Show with David Letterman. They are thrilled to make their distinct mark on The Tonight Show this evening! Be sure to tune …

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Beirut “Live in Concert” NPR Webcast Tonight

December 14, 2011 drainu182 0


Beirut has been on the road since the early summer in support of their recent release, The Rip Tide (Pompeii), including stops along the way to play the stages of The Late Show with David Letterman and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. A six-piece band that has consistently honed their live show throughout their career, Beirut puts on an outstanding and assured performance and shows a singular act maturing both on record and in concert. Tonight, Wednesday, December 14th,NPR Music

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Beirut To Perform on Fallon Tonight

October 24, 2011 drainu182 0

Beirut has been busy playing shows all over the world in support of their new album, The Rip Tide, which was released August 30th on Pompeii Records. In a rare two weeks off from being on the road, the band takes to the stages of late night television.

They recently appeared on The Late Show With David Letterman, where they played “East Harlem.” Watch the performance here: http://www.cbs.com/late_night/late_show/video/?pid=j7JGltfscwQas4oWpit91LigOGrP9ckK&nrd=1

Tonight, Monday, October 24th at 12:35 PM ET/11:35 PM CT, be sure …