Koala Temple @ Urban Lounge 04.27 with LA Font, Shark?, Starmy

Koala Temple @ Urban Lounge 04.27 with LA Font, Shark?,...
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Monday, April 24 was “Haight-Ashbury” night at The Urban Lounge, as every band performing that evening either contained an element of psychedelia and surf-rock, or overall had a feel that would make you think you were hearing a garage band playing from somewhere in that area during the 1960s. … read more

Local Review: Starmy – Heart Beat Breaks Glass

Local Review: Starmy – Heart Beat Breaks Glass
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Local outfit Starmy’s sixth release, Heart Beat Breaks Glass, opens with a steady ruckus of thick guitar harmonies layered with Mike Sartain’s tense vocal style. The opening track, “Heart Beat Breaks Glass,” is a tightly refined song that weaves cohesively around an organ solo reminiscent of Red Bennies’ 2004 album, Adult Sophisticates. … read more