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KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas 2012 Lineup Announced

November 12, 2012 The Audio Perv 2

Los Angeles rock radio station KROQ 106.7 announced the lineup for the 23rd Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas, Saturday, December 8th and Sunday, December 9th, 2012. Tickets are available online at only on Friday, November 16th at 12:00pm PST. Presale tickets are available to KROQ Street Team members at



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FYF Fest Day 1 Review

September 3, 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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Jack White, Skrillex, M83, Albama Shakes Lead 2012 Virgin Mobile Freefest Lineup

August 13, 2012 The Audio Perv 1

Today the lineup for the 2012 Virgin Mobile FreeFest presented by LG was announced by select fans who took part in a contest to guess the lineup on Virgin Mobile’s Twitter page (@virginmlive). The Billboard award-winning festival, known for the inventive and unexpected experience in addition to unforgettable performances, will be hosted again for free. The festival will feature some of the most talked about, most appreciated, most relevant and most eclectic artists – filling two Main Stages and the …

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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 and start …

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New M83 “Reunion” Video

May 30, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

M83 has released the official video for “Reunion” the second single from
Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming.

Directed by Fleur & Manu and Produced by DIVISION, “Reunion” is part two of the story that commenced with “Midnight City.” Together, these two tracks are the soundtrack for a pack of gifted kids with telekinetic powers who escape from an institution and run wild through a desolate cityscape. In the first video we witness their liberation, with “Reunion” we experience their defiance.

Having …

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Austin City Limits Music Festival 2012 Lineup Announced

May 22, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

Austin City Limits Music Festival has announced its lineup for the 2012 edition of the festival. Set to headline this year’s lineup: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Neil Young and Crazy Horse, The Black Keys and Jack White. Three day tickets and single day passes are still on-sale for the festival for the festival set for October 12th through the 14th. Pick them up here while they last.

Check out the full lineup below:

Red Hot Chili Peppers, Neil Young and …

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M83 2/16 Shepherds Bush Empire London Review/Photos

February 21, 2012 drainu182 1

By Michael Zonenashvili

I realized I’ll never see M83 in a small venue. Something I would normally complain about, for M83, is a good thing. The shows revolving around “Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming” deserve to be seen in rooms with enough people dancing to cause a small earthquake. I said the show I saw on the first leg of the tour was the best I’ve seen in 2011, and Antony Gonzales and crew have already made an important dent in …

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M83 Announces New Tour Dates, Playing Ultra Music Festival and Coachella

January 17, 2012 drainu182 0

M83 are confirmed to play two massive festivals this year including Coachella and Ultra Music Festival, plus a special show in New York City’s Central Park on August 8th during the 2012 NY Summerstage Season.

Tickets for Summerstage go on sale January 20th.

Coachella’s 2012 lineup was officially announced last week. You can catch M83 on both Friday April 13th and April 20th, the first days of the double-weekend 3-day festival, which has introduced a second festival weekend for the …

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Big Black Delta To Support M83 At Club Nokia This Week

January 10, 2012 drainu182 0

Jonathan Bates aka Big Black Delta, former touring guitarist for M83, has been asked to open for the group at Club Nokia this week. Anthony Gonzalez and Bates have collaborated together since Bates began his solo project Big Black Delta in 2010. Bates contributed vocals to M83’s highly praised album Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming and produced an official remix of M83’s stellar single “Midnight City.” Together Bates and Gonzalez also produced a remix of Daft Punk’s “Fall” on the …