Don’t Miss At SXSW- Sea Now! Party!

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It’s exactly ONE week (and some odd hours) until I trade in Los Angeles for some Austin insanity, and since there are about an infinite number of bands worth checking out (I’ll be the tornado blowing down 6th street in 27 different directions) we here at bestnewbands.com wanted to make it easier for you to

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Weekend Playlist – Feb. 18, 2011

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Kick off your weekend with music from artists featured this week on BestNewBands.com. “Be My Girl” – The Smith Westerns Over the weekend, Leif Roswold caught The Smith Westerns at The Echo in L.A. The sold-out show attracted Hollywood hipsters as well as a few celebrities (hello, Alexander Skarsgard!). Leif wrote, “I was excited for

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Don’t Miss At SXSW- Vanaprasta!

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Meet the latest addition to bestnewbands.com’s “Don’t Miss At SXSW List”- Vanaprasta!  If you follow the L.A. music scene, then you pretty much know who Vanaprasta is by now (especially if you’re a rock-a-holic- they were 98.7FM’s resident artist of the month in January!) With a Los Angeles residency already conquered, Vanaprasta will be taking

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A Dose Of Healthy Geometry Care Of Vanaprasta

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Sometimes you know a big thing when it stares you in the face.  Then there are times when you’re standing Street-side with a band and nothing can prepare you for how big they’re about to become.  Welcome to my life several months ago at 2010’s Sunset Strip Music Fest when I was hanging out (yeah-

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Street Side With Vanaprasta At SSMF!

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Photo By Christina M. Felice Vanaprasta rockin’ since 2008 is an L.A. based band about to serenade SSMF with their incredibly sweet somewhat ambient soulful sound.  They’re vintage rock goes perfectly with the vocals- never overpowering but complimenting to the songs themselves. Vanaprasta (Collin Desha, Steven Wilkin, Taylor Brown, Cameron Dmytryk, and Ben Smiley) were

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