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PUP isn’t playing around

On Wednesday night, the Canopy Club got ripped apart by the music of PUP, Palehound, and The OBGMs. Sean shares some of the highlights of the show.

The Overture: August 15-21

A week of great weather calls for great music, with shows from Yellow Ostrich, Kangaroo Court, Yap Trap, as well as Immersion Festival this weekend.

Review: Pentimento by Genaro Jr.

Genaro Jr.'s debut album Pentimento is a devastatingly realistic look into anxiety, identity, hope, and personal growth, paired with some great production and catchy hooks. 

Spoon beats the devil

The rock band Spoon turned up the heat at Canopy Club on Friday night, showcasing that the band is as strong as ever. 

The Overture: May 2-8

Earth, Wind, & Fire, Steven Page, Heartless Bastards, and the return of the Rose Bowl Patio – this week in live music. 

The Overture: April 25-May 1

Warm weather is finally rolling around, which means more outdoor shows. Here's what shows we recommend checking out this week, highlighted by Parkland College's outdoor Perimeter Road Music Festival on Saturday.