Gray BeltranAppleseed Cast played both volumes of Low Level Owl--plus rare coverThe Hype: After acquiring a new record label and a few new band mates, the¬†Appleseed Cast went on tour last year to promote their seventh album,¬†Sagarmatha. Now the band is touring again, but this time they're playing¬ ... More >>
Fans of ambient, indie rock tribe¬†Set to Sea¬†have been waiting a long time for the band to release their debut full-length, The Dark Has Found a Home in Me--a follow-up to The Last Solid Ground EP, released in April of 2009. You may remember them showing up in our¬†Locals Only¬†section last year ... More >>
Chris StrongThe Appleseed Cast will be performing Low Level Owl Vol. 1 and 2 in their entirety¬†Few concept albums produced in the last decade approach the ingenuity and¬†passion of the Appleseed Cast's¬†Low Level Owl Volumes 1 and 2. Fewer records still are as¬†deserving of a live rendition as both ... More >>
Stephanie WilliamsThis week's Locals Only features Orange County band Janu and the Whalesharks, opening up for Tim Kasher of Cursive and Azure Ray at tomorrow's swell show at the Glass House in Pomona. A lot of juicy tidbits from our conversation with Janu singer/guitarist Jake Pappas got left on th ... More >>
It's Christmas Eve, but we've got some tickets on sale today at noon: Swedish metal from The Haunted, "post-rock" from the Appleseed Cast (pictured) and punk from LA's Brand New War. All at the Glass House. Full details? Why, they're after the jump!