Ed Banger

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2013

    HARD Summer 2013 Lineup Announced

    This year's lineup for Hard Summer is out. Headliners include Knife Party, Duck Sauce, Dog Blood (ie Skrillex and Boys Noize), and Bassnectar This sixth annual edition of the two-day, EDM-focused festival takes place in downtown's Los Angeles State Historic Park on August 3 and 4, 2013. The full ... More >>

  • Music

    March 27, 2008
  • Blogs

    December 27, 2007

    Steve Aoki at Detroit Bar Dec. 28

    Steve Aoki celebrates another smooth transition. A lot of people talk shit about Steve Aoki (a.k.a. Kid Millionaire), especially in OC. He's just a trustafarian, some say (pops founded the Benihana restaurant chain). His DJ skills are wack and his selections mediocre, others claim. He's a marketing ... More >>

  • Music

    August 30, 2007

    Sprawl of Sound

    Moving Asses Is Their Asset: Dirty Money’s DJS Favor Raunchy Rhythms Over Filthy Lucre

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2007

    Uffie, Gina Turner and Others at Tapas, August 20, 2007

    Uffie is ready to... what? Last night at Tapas in Newport Beach, Orange County's hipster contingent turned out in middling numbers ($15?! On a Monday?! Outrageous!) to gawk at Uffie, the sassy Ed Banger recording artist/fashionista whose best-known track is the lad-baitingly lewd ‚ÄúReady to Fuck.‚ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2007

    Dirty Money, Avalon, August 8, 2007

    Dirty Money's Jay Cash: Bank on his taste. I lost my Dirty Money cherry last night and am wondering why I waited so long to do so. The Wednesday weekly at Avalon gave me a much-needed dose of hot new electronic dance music that was mostly well-mixed and intelligently selected. Sure, lots of people ... More >>

  • Music

    July 5, 2007

    MP3 the Easy Way

    Indie music retail gains momentum online

  • Music

    May 10, 2007

    Never Mind the Shit, Here's Coachella

    Is this annual desert festival an ordeal or orgasmic experience? Yes