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Best Tracks of 2015

by on Dec 31, 2015
Best Tracks of 2015

We’re publishing our best tracks of 2015 on the last day of the year because a) we have “real” jobs, b) it was the holidaze and c) we wanted to give you the perfect soundtrack to dance your way into the new year! We’re also giving you 11 because Lo-Pie goes to 11. As with ...

Best Photos of 2015

by on Dec 29, 2015
Best Photos of 2015

Lights dim, the crowd yells, music surges from monitors and on-stage amps. For music fanatics, a live show can be the most exciting and comforting experience. For photographers, a live show experience can be something a bit different. Once the eye meets the viewfinder, everything changes. The sound muffles, that kid pushing you into the ...

Best Records of 2015

by on Dec 17, 2015
Best Records of 2015

What is the point of the year-end list, really? It is a question I always ask myself around this time, when music publications the world over partake in the annual mad dash to categorize the uncategorizeable. But that’s not what how we do things at Lo-Pie. Speaking solely for myself, though I think our writers ...

Photo Recap: Rudy de Anda

by on Oct 7, 2015
Photo Recap: Rudy de Anda

Photos by Krystal Mora Lo-Pie presents Rudy de Anda, Clearance, and Thurst at Non Plus Ultra, Sunday, October 4th, 2015. Thurst Clearance Rudy De Anda

Recap: Lolipalooza 2

by on Jun 30, 2015
Recap: Lolipalooza 2

Photos By: Angela Ratzlaff and Brennan MunozFull Gallery If last year’s inaugural Lolipalooza served as a debut party for the bustling L.A. underground music scene centered around the twin capitals of Lolipop Records in Echo Park and Burger Records in Fullerton, Lolipalooza 2 was sort of like backyard BBQ with bands that just happened to ...

Eye of the Pie: Desert Daze Disposables

by on May 11, 2015
Eye of the Pie: Desert Daze Disposables

Full Gallery We had so much fun giving disposable cameras to bands at Burgerama, we decided to do it again for Desert Daze. With a bit of luck and a lot of Lo-Pie stickers, we were able to rope in Jesus Sons, Feels, Domenico DeCaro of DoLA and KXLU 88.9, and Jai from local LA ...

Guest Mix: Cigarette Bums

by on Apr 23, 2015
Guest Mix: Cigarette Bums

Steven of Cigarette Bums hand-picks some super sick tracks to get you stoked for tomorrow night’s show at Melody Lounge with Snow Wite, Wild Wing, and SGNLS (all the way from PA!). Nino Ferrer – “Looking for You” Such a sultry song that I heard on Dirty French Psychedelics: French Psyche Pop. Nancy Sinatra & ...

Taste Test: Lo-Pie Staff

by on Apr 17, 2015
Taste Test: Lo-Pie Staff

Photos by: Angela Ratzlaff Vinyl has always held a special place in the hearts of music lovers. However, in our modern digital world, the concept of a record collection takes on new significance. With streaming and pirating making music consumption for its own sake easier than ever before, the records that we choose to buy ...

Recap: Burgerama Four – Day Two

by on Apr 2, 2015
Recap: Burgerama Four – Day Two

Photos by: Angela Ratzlaff Full Gallery Burgerama day 2 brought even more great music, good friends and big fun to the mix. Read part one of our Burgerama 4 recap for the contextualizing intro and enjoy the quick bites below. ‘Til next year! Shannon and the Clams To kick of day two of Burgerama right, ...

Eye of the Pie: Froth and Mukta at Burgerama

by on Apr 1, 2015
Eye of the Pie: Froth and Mukta at Burgerama

Full Gallery Rather than sticking with the traditional press pit coverage for Burgerama 4, we decided to embrace the DIY spirit that gives the fest its impetus and ask the artists to cover it for themselves. Disposable cameras were provided for friends playing or working the show, who were then dispatched to take photos of ...