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Mick, Keef and co. warm up for upcoming tour with surprise show at LA’s 650-capacity Echoplex
By Alex Baker
The Rolling Stones played a surprise “secret show” for a lucky 700 fans last night at the Echoplex, a club on the eastside of Los Angeles.
Only about an hour’s notice was given before tickets were made available. Some 2000 people turned up at the venue to take part in a lottery for tickets, while others chased around to get… Read More
The Echo and the Echoplex are two of the most important music venues to have sprung up on the eastside of L.A. in the last decade. The clubs are essentially offshoots of the former Club Spaceland, which was widely regarded as the pioneering venue of the eastside rock scene. But while Spaceland was primarily a rock venue, the Echo and the cavernous Echoplex are more diverse in their booking practices.
And while both clubs do feature bands, they also play host… Read More