Lily Moayeri

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Outlier SF Brings Quality Not Quantity To San Francisco This Weekend

Preview feature on Bonobo‘s Outlier event in San Francisco for The Bay Bridged: Outlier SF Brings Quality Not Quantity To San Francisco This Weekend Listen to Bonobo’s Outlier playlist on Spotify.

July 30, 2019 · 1 Comment

Nicky Blackmarket @ Xcellerated

Previewed for LA Weekly: Nicky Blackmarket, MC Fatman D, DJ Profile, Saxxon and DJ Suv at Xcellerated Get more details on the event via its Facebook event page.

June 13, 2019 · Leave a comment

Dillinja @ Xcellerated

Previewed for LA Weekly: Xcellerated Presents Dillinja, Bass Brothers//Mad Ting!! Presents Hatcha, Youngsta at Catch One  Listen to our favorite Dillinja tune, “Twist ‘Em Out” via his Spotify.

April 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Maya Jane Coles @ Sound

Previewed for LA Weekly: Maya Janes Coles at Sound Night Club Listen to Maya’s remix of Hozier’s “Movement.”

April 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Charlotte Gainsbourg @ El Rey

Previewed for LA Weekly: Charlotte Gainsbourg at the El Rey Theatre Watch Charlotte’s cover of Kanye West’s “Runaway” here.

April 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

José González & The String Theory @ Los Angeles Theatre

Previewed for LA Weekly: José González & The String Theory at the Los Angeles Theatre Watch their performance of “Leaf Off/The Cave” live in Hamburg.

April 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

Sam Fender @ Moroccan Lounge

Previewed for LA Weekly: Sam Fender at the Moroccan Lounge Watch Sam Fender perform “Dead Boys” on Later with Jools Holland.

March 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

FUSE 10 @ Globe

Previewed for LA Weekly: FUSE10: A Decade of Rave at the Globe Theatre Check out FUSE’s Instagram for some clips of their parties.

February 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Todd Terry @ Globe Theatre

Previewed for LA Weekly Todd Terry at Studio 740 at Globe Theatre Have a listen to Todd’s “In-House Radio” via his SoundCloud.

January 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Wilkinson, Calyx & Teebee, Loadstar @ Exchange

Previewed for LA Weekly: Bassrush + Respect Present Wilkinson, Calyx & Teebee, Loadstar at The Exchange Read my interview with Calyx & TeeBee for their album, 1×1.

January 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Jamie Jones B2B Martinez Brothers @ Palladium

Previewed for LA Weekly: Jamies Jones B2B The Martinez Brothers at Factory 93 at the Hollywood Palladium and 12 Best Music Shows in L.A. This Week Watch Jamie Jones B2B The … Continue reading

December 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Phoenix @ Fonda

Previewed for LA Weekly: Phoenix at Fonda Theatre Watch Phoenix full set at Brooklyn Steel via Pitchfork’s YouTube channel.

August 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

Sam Smith @ Staples

Previewed for LA Weekly: Sam Smith with Beth Ditto at the Staples Center Watch Sam Smith perform “Too Good at Goodbyes” on BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge.

August 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Innovation in LA @ Union

Previewed for LA Weekly: Xcellerated and Innovation Present: Innovation in Los Angeles at Union Get more information for this major two-day event via its Facebook event page.

August 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Chromeo @ Palladium

Previewed for LA Weekly: Chromeo at the Hollywood Palladium Read the cover story I did on Chromeo for the April Issue of DJ Mag North America.

August 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

Cut Chemist @ Hammer Museum

Previewed for LA Weekly: Cut Chemist at Hammer Museum KCRW Summer Nights Have a listen to Cut’s radio show, “A Stable Sound Radio.”

July 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Horrors @ Regent

Previewed for LA Weekly The Horrors at the Regent Theatre Watch the official video for “Something To Remember Me By.”

June 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

Johnny Marr @ Teragram Ballroom

Previewed for LA Weekly: Johnny Marr at the Teragram Ballroom Watch the official video for “Hi Hello,” one of my favorites off the new album, Call the Comet.

May 31, 2018 · 1 Comment

Hype B2B Hazard @ Belasco

Previewed for LA Weekly Hype B2B Hazard at the Belasco Theater Watch Hype and Hazard at the Let it Roll Festival December 2017.

May 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

MGMT @ Palladium

Previewed for LA Weekly: MGMT at the Hollywood Palladium Watch MGMT on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

May 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Liam Gallagher and Richard Ashcroft @ Greek

Previewed for LA Weekly: Liam Gallagher and Richard Ashcroft at the Greek Theatre Read my interview with Liam for Nylon Magazine here. Read my review of Richard’s last album for The A.V. … Continue reading

May 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

Kendra Morris @ The Love Song

Previewed for LA Weekly: Kendra Morris at The Love Song Get a taste of Kendra via her SoundCloud.

May 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Cigarettes After Sex @ Theatre at the Ace Hotel

Previewed for LA Weekly: Cigarettes After Sex at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel Watch Cigarettes After Sex perform live via Last Call with Carson Daly.

April 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Giorgio Moroder’s Birthday Celebration @ Globe Theatre

Previewed for LA Weekly: Giorgio Moroder’s Birthday Celebration at Globe Theatre

April 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Moon Boots @ El Rey

Previewed for LA Weekly: Moon Boots at the El Rey Theatre Listen to Moon Boots’ set from Holy Ship!

April 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Rhye @ Orpheum

Previewed for LA Weekly: Rhye at the Orpheum Theatre Watch the official video for “Count to Five.”

March 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Noel Gallagher @ Orpheum

Previewed for LA Weekly: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds at Orpheum Theatre Watch the official video for “It’s A Beautiful World.”

March 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Air + Style @ Exposition Park

Previewed for LA Weekly: Air + Style at Exposition Park Keep up with Air + Style via Instagram.

March 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

Roni Size @ Respect

Previewed for LA Weekly: Roni Size with Dynamite MC at Respect at Project Club L.A. Have a listen to Size’s set from last time he played at Respect for their 18th … Continue reading

December 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

Andy C. @ Funktion @ Exchange LA

Previewed for LA Weekly: Andy C. at Bassrush DTLA Presents Funktion at the Exchange LA Listen to an hour of Andy C. recorded live at Alexandra Palace featured on Apple Beats … Continue reading

November 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Liam Gallagher @ Wiltern

Previewed for LA Weekly: Liam Gallagher at the Wiltern Read my interview with Liam for Nylon.

November 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

KCRW’s Masquerade Ball @ The MacArthur

Previewed for LA Weekly: KCRW’s Masquerade Ball at The MacArthur More information on the Ball here and here.

October 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Depeche Mode @ Hollywood Bowl

Previewed for LA Weekly: Depeche Mode at the Hollywood Bowl Watch the official video for “Cover Me.”

October 5, 2017 · 1 Comment

Bonobo @ Greek

Previewed for LA Weekly: Bonobo at the Greek Theatre Watch Bonobo’s track “Bambro Koyo Ganda.”

September 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Sunday Sessions Gets DEEP @ Grand Park

Preview for LA Weekly: Sunday Sessions Gets DEEP at Grand Park Listen to an XLR8R podcast courtesy of Marques via his SoundCloud.

September 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Hans Zimmer @ Shrine

Previewed for LA Weekly: Hans Zimmer at Shrine Auditorium and Expo Hall Watch a full concert from 2016 via YouTube.

August 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

HARD Summer @ Glen Helen Amphitheater

Previewed for LA Weekly: HARD Summer at Glen Helen Amphitheater Watch the HARD Summer teaser trailer.

August 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Lionel Richie @ Hollywood Bowl

Previewed for LA Weekly: Lionel Richie with Special Guest Mariah Carey at the Hollywood Bowl Watch Lionel Richie perform “All Night Long” live at the Eden Project in Cornwall, UK.

July 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Paul Oakenfold @ Annenberg Space

Previewed for LA Weekly: Paul Oakenfold at Sound in Focus at Annenberg Space for Photography Listen to Paul Oakenfold’s Generations: Three Decades of Dance via Spotify.

July 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Air @ Greek

Previewed for LA Weekly: Air at the Greek Theatre Watch every Air video via a special playlist on the duo’s YouTube channel.

June 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Phoenix @ Hollywood Bowl

Previewed for LA Weekly: Phoenix at the Hollywood Bowl Watch “Ti Amo Especiale” Phoenix’s spoof on an Italian variety show featuring songs from their latest album, Ti Amo.

June 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

Skyline @ LA State Historic Park

Previewed for LA Weekly: Skyline: Art, Music, Food at Los Angeles Historic State Park Learn more about the Park here and buy tickets here.

May 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Michael Kiwanuka @ Fonda

Previewed for LA Weekly: Michael Kiwanuka at the Fonda Theatre Watch the official video for “Cold Little Heart.”

May 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

Friction @ Funktion

Previewed for LA Weekly: Friction, Metrik, and Nightstalker at Funktion at Belasco Basement Check out episodes from Friction’s show on BBC Radio 1.

May 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Hans Zimmer @ Microsoft

Previewed for LA Weekly: Hans Zimmer at the Microsoft Theater Keep up with Hans and his team via his site.

April 13, 2017 · 1 Comment

Dawes @ Theatre at the Ace Hotel

Previewed for LA Weekly: Dawes at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel Stream We’re All Gonna Live on the platform of your choice.

March 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Tuxedo @ Regent

Previewed for LA Weekly: Tuxedo at the Regent Theater Watch Tuxedo perform on Jimmy Kimmel Live!.

March 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Damian Lazarus & Heidi Lawden @ Sound

Previewed for LA Weekly: Damian Lazarus and Heidi Lawden at Sound Nightclub Listen to Damian‘s mix at Circo Loco via his SoundCloud. LIsten to Heidi’s first Dublab radio show of 2017 via … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Roni Size @ Respect

Previewed for LA Weekly: Roni Size at Respect 18-year Anniversary at Project LA Watch the trailer for New Forms 2017.

March 2, 2017 · 1 Comment

Air + Style @ Exposition Park

Previewed for LA Weekly: Air + Style at Exposition Park Keep up with Air + Style via Twitter.

February 16, 2017 · 1 Comment

The Knocks @ Fonda

Previewed for LA Weekly: The Knocks at the Fonda Theatre Watch “Trouble” featuring Absofacto.

February 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

MoodRAW @ Factory 93

Previewed for LA Weekly: Nicole Moudaber Presents MoodRAW With Victor Calderone and Raíz at Factory 93 Listen to Nicole’s MoodRAW New Year’s Eve set live from Brooklyn via her Mixcloud.

January 19, 2017 · 1 Comment

10 Years of Diynamic @ Factory 93

Previewed for LA Weekly: 10 Years of Diynamic at Factory 93 Watch Solomun Live at the Diynamic Festival Amsterdam in 2015

December 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Porter Robinson and Madeon @ Microsoft

Previewed for LA Weekly: Porter Robinson and Madeon at Microsoft Theater and Shrine Auditorium Watch the official video for Porter’s and Madeon’s song “Shelter.”

November 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Brookes Brothers @ Respect

Previewed for LA Weekly: Brookes Brothers at Respect Keep up with the Brookes Brothers via their SoundCloud.

November 17, 2016 · 1 Comment

Soul Clap @ A Club Called Rhonda

Previewed for LA Weekly: Soul Clap at A Club Called Rhonda at Los Globos Stream “Shine (This Is It)” featuring Nona Hendryx via SoundCloud.

November 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Wild Beasts @ El Rey

Previewed for LA Weekly: Wild Beasts @ the El Rey Theatre Watch the official video for “Big Cat.”

November 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Minimal Effort @ LA Center Studios

Previewed for LA Weekly: Minimal Effort at LA Center Studios Watch one of Tiga’s mockumentaries, which will make you wish he was doing stand-up instead of playing live.

October 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Circle V Festival @ Fonda

Previewed for LA Weekly: Circle V Festival at the Fonda Theatre Watch the video for Moby and the Void Pacific Choir’s “Are You Lost In The World Like Me?”

October 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Diversion @ Lot 613

Previewed for LA Weekly: Diversion Block Party at Lot 613 Watch KiNK live on the Boiler Room in Moscow.

October 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Green Day, Lady Gaga, and more: Here’s what’s coming to record stores this October

Write-ups on Jagwar Ma‘s Every Now and Then and Empire of the Sun‘s Two Vines for The A.V. Club: Green Day, Lady Gaga, and more: Here’s what’s coming to record stores this October … Continue reading

October 3, 2016 · 2 Comments

Foals @ Palladium

Previewed for LA Weekly: Foals at the Hollywood Palladium Watch Foals perform “Two Steps Twice” at Reading and Leeds this year via the BBC.

September 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Born Electric @ Avalon

Previewed for LA Weekly: Born Electric with James Zabiela, Leftfield, and Plastic Love at Avalon Hollywood Listen to a mix from James Zabiela’s 50 Weapons Warehouse Project Promo Mix via his … Continue reading

September 15, 2016 · 1 Comment

Nocturnal Wonderland @ San Manuel Amphitheater

Previewed for LA Weekly: Nocturnal Wonderland at San Manuel Amphitheater Listen to the Nocturnal Wonderland playlist featuring all the artists performing.

September 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Unknown Mortal Orchestra @ Santa Monica Pier

Previewed for LA Weekly: Unknown Mortal Orchestra at Twilight Concert Series at Santa Monica Pier Listen to “First World Problem” via SoundCloud.

August 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Alexis Taylor @ Hotel Cafe

Previewed for LA Weekly: Alexis Taylor at the Hotel Cafe Watch “I Never Lock That Door.”

August 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Guns n’ Roses @ Dodger Stadium

Previewed for LA Weekly: Guns n’ Roses at Dodger Stadium Watch a fan captured live performance video of “November Rain” in Las Vegas in April 2016.

August 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Rüfüs du Sol @ Santa Monica Pier

Previewed for LA Weekly: Rüfüs du Sol at Twilight Concert Series at Santa Monica Pier Listen to a DJ set from Rüfüs du Sol at the Do LaB Stage this year.

August 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Here’s What’s Coming To Record Stores And Streaming Services In August

Write-ups on Gorgon City‘s Kingdom Vol. 1, Cassius‘ Ibifornia, and Glass Animals‘ How To Be A Human Being for The A.V. Club: Here’s What’s Coming To Record Stores And Streaming Services In August Watch Gorgon City’s “All … Continue reading

August 3, 2016 · 1 Comment

HARD Summer @ Auto Club Speedway

Previewed for LA Weekly: HARD Summer at Auto Club Speedway Stream Destructo’s Timewarp vinyl mix for Dancing Astronaut.

July 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

LTJ Bukem @ Respect

Previewed for LA Weekly: LTJ Bukem at Respect at the Dragonfly Listen to a mix from Bukem via Drum & Bass Arena.

July 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Moon Boots @ Sound

Previewed for LA Weekly: Moon Boots at First Landing at Sound Listen to the Sunday School Sessions mix from Moon Boots.

July 14, 2016 · 1 Comment

Powers @ Echo

Previewed for LA Weekly: Powers at the Echo Listen to “Sunshine” via Powers’ SoundCloud.

July 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mayer Hawthorne @ Santa Monica Pier

Previewed for LA Weekly: Mayer Hawthorne at Twilight Concert Series at Santa Monica Pier Have a listen to episodes from Mayer’s imaginary radio station, Hawthorne Radio.

June 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

From Bowie Reissues to Blink-182, Here’s What’s Coming to Record Stores and Streaming Services in July

Write up on Bright Light Bright Light‘s album, Choreography, for The A.V. Club: From Bowie Reissues to Blink-182, Here’s What’s Coming to Record Stores and Streaming Services in July Watch a performance of “All … Continue reading

June 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Bassrush Presents Funktion @ Regent

Previewed for LA Weekly: Viper: Live and Bad Company UK @ Regent Theater Listen to the official EDC Las Vegas 2016 bassPOD Soundtrack via Bassrush. Alternatively, listen to Matrix and Futurebound’s … Continue reading

June 23, 2016 · 2 Comments

Beth Orton @ Teragram Ballroom

Previewed for LA Weekly: Beth Orton at the Teragram Ballroom Listen to the whole album via ANTI- Records’ YouTube channel

June 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

Maya Jane Coles @ Exchange

Previewed for LA Weekly: Maya Janes Coles at Inception at the Exchange Listen to the Maya Jane Cole remix of Sia’s “Alive.”

June 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

Rumors @ Gin Ling Way

Previewed for LA Weekly: Rumors Los Angeles with Guy Gerber and DJ Harvey at Gin Ling Way Listen to Guy Gerber’s mix at Rumors Beach House Ibiza via Mixcloud. Listen to … Continue reading

June 9, 2016 · 1 Comment

Digitalism @ El Rey

Previewed for LA Weekly: Digitalism at the El Rey Theatre Watch the official video for “Utopia.”

June 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

From Paul Simon to Tegan And Sara, Here’s What’s Coming to Record Stores and Streaming Services in June

Write-up on Air‘s anthology, Twentyears, for The A.V. Club: From Paul Simon to Tegan And Sara, Here’s What’s Coming to Record Stores and Streaming Services in June Listen to “High Point,” a … Continue reading

May 27, 2016 · 1 Comment

Holy Ghost! @ Sound

Previewed for LA Weekly: Holy Ghost! DJ Set at Sound Nightclub Listen to “Compass Point” and read about it and Holy Ghost! on NPR.

May 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mr. Hudson @ Bootleg

Previewed for LA Weekly: Mr. Hudson at the Bootleg Theater Keep up with Mr. Hudson’s sounds via his SoundCloud.  

May 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Bob Dylan Meet Ariana Grande: Here’s What’s Coming To Record Stores In May

Write-up on Richard Ashcroft‘s album, These People, for The A.V. Club: Bob Dylan meet Ariana Grande: Here’s what’s coming to record stores in May Watch the official video for “This Is How It … Continue reading

April 29, 2016 · 1 Comment

Years & Years @ Fonda

Previewed for the LA Weekly: Years & Years at the Fonda Theatre Watch the video for “Desire (Gryffin Remix)” made with artificial intelligence technologies via TechCrunch.

April 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

M83 @ Fox Theater Pomona

Previewed for LA Weekly: M83 at Fox Theater Pomona Listen to some selections from M83’s new album Junk via his site.

April 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Underworld @ Fox Theater Pomona

Previewed for LA Weekly: Underworld at the Fox Theater in Pomona Watch the video for “I Exhale.”

April 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Buraka Som Sistema @ Roxy

Previewed for LA Weekly: Buraka Som Sistema at the Roxy Theatre Watch the Red Bull documentary on Buraka Som Sistema, Off The Beaten Track.

March 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

Plugged In, L.A.’s Newest Global Bass Party, Is Popping Off At Union

JSTJR interviewed about his new night, Plugged In, for LA Weekly: Plugged In, L.A.’s Newest Global Bass Party, Is Popping Off At Union Listen to JSTJR’s VIP mix of Major Lazer’s “Light It … Continue reading

March 30, 2016 · 2 Comments

Funktion @ Regent Theater

Previewed for LA Weekly: Calyx & TeeBee, Culture Shock, Mefjus, Prolix at Funktion at Bassrush at Regent Theater Listen to Calyx & TeeBee’s mix for UMF Radio via their SoundCloud.

March 24, 2016 · 4 Comments

Hospitality @ Avalon

Previewed for LA Weekly: Hospitality at Control at Avalon Listen to clips from The Future Sound Of America EP on Hospital Records’ site

March 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Peter Hook Is DJing In Los Angeles This Weekend – Sort Of

Peter Hook and Kav Sandhu interviewed for their new Los Angeles monthly event, Dance In A Panic, for LA Weekly: Peter Hooks Is DJing In Los Angeles This Weekend – Sort Of Get a rundown … Continue reading

March 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Johnny Marr @ Glasshouse and El Rey

Previewed for LA Weekly: Johnny Marr at the Glasshouse in Pomona and the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles Watch a playlist of the full album stream for Adrenalin Baby via Johnny’s … Continue reading

March 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Unloved @ The Virgil

Previewed for LA Weekly: Unloved at the Virgil Watch the official video for “When A Woman Is Around.”

March 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Diane Coffee @ Echo

Previewed for LA Weekly: Diane Coffee at the Echo Listen to some selections from the latest album, Everybody’s A Good Dog via Diane Coffee’s artist page on Western Vinyl.

February 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Penguin Prison @ El Rey

Previewed for LA Weekly: Penguin Prison at the El Rey Theatre Listen to a couple of track from the Show Me The Way Remix EP via Penguin Prison’s SoundCloud.

February 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Unknown Mortal Orchestra @ Fonda

Previewed for LA Weekly: Unknown Mortal Orchestra at the Fonda Theatre Watch Unknown Mortal Orchestra perform “Multi-Love” on Late Night: Seth Meyers.

January 28, 2016 · 1 Comment

Madeon @ Club Nokia

Previewed for LA Weekly: Madeon at Club Nokia Watch the video for the Adventure Live tour.

January 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Duke Dumont @ Exchange

Previewed for LA Weekly: Duke Dumont at Exchange LA Listen to Duke Dumont’s Blase Boys Club Part 1 EP via his SoundCloud.

December 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

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Pictures of Lily

Music journalist Lily Moayeri talks about her experience interviewing musicians, giving a snapshot of what it is like being on the other side of the digital recorder.

Long-time music journalist Lily Moayeri talks about her experience interviewing musicians, a snapshot of what it is like being on the other side of the digital recorder. Named after the 1968 song by The Who, Lily's writings are aggregated on www.pictures-of-lily.com. Podcasts are produced and edited by Laurence Schroeder.

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